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F602 - CompactPCI Express Side Card

3U CompactPCI

The F602 is a 4HP CompactPCI Express extension card for 3U Intel-based CompactPCI single-board computers. It can be used in combination with the F14, F15, F17 and F18 CPU boards.

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Main Features

  • 4 HP extension for 3U Intel SBCs F14, F15, F17, F18
  • 4 PCI Express links x1 to backplane
  • 1 COM via SA-Adapter
  • 1 USB 2.0
  • 1 DVI connection
  • 2.5" SATA hard-disk slot
F602 Product Image

Technical Data

CompactPCI Express
  • Compliance with CompactPCI Express PICMG EXP.0 R1.0 Specification
  • CompactPCI Express connector XP1 for power supply
  • CompactPCI Express connectors XJ2 and XJ3 for 4 CompactPCI Express links with 1 lane each
    • CPU board F14 only supports 2 or 3 CompactPCI Express links with 1 lane each
  • CompactPCI Express connector XJ4 for control signals and ground
  • DVI
    • One DVI-D connector at front panel
    • SDVO PanelLink transmitter
    • Maximum resolution: 1600 x 1200 pixels
    • 60Hz refresh rate
    • Dual monitor support
  • USB
    • One USB 2.0 port
    • Series A connector at front panel
    • UHCI implementation
    • Data rates up to 480Mbit/s
    • High current up to 1A
  • UART
    • One at front panel
    • Physical interface using SA-Adapter via 10-pin connector
    • RS232..RS422, isolated or not
    • Only full duplex operation for RS422
    • Data rates up to 1 Mbit/s
    • FIFO receive and transmit buffers for high data throughput
    • Handshake lines: full support; lines depend on SA-Adapters
Mass Storage
Serial ATA (SATA)
  • One port for onboard 2.5" hard-disk drive
  • Transfer rates up to 150MB/s (depends on hard disk)
  • RAID level 0/1 support (depends on CPU board)
Electrical Specifications
  • Supply voltage/power consumption:
    • +5V (-3%/+5%), tbd typ. (w/o hard disk)
    • +3.3V (-3%/+5%), tbd typ. (w/o hard disk)
  • MTBF: 1,861,103h @ 40°C according to IEC/TR 62380 (RDF 2000)
Mechanical Specifications
  • Dimensions: conforming to CompactPCI specification for 3U boards
  • Mountable on right side of the CPU
  • Weight: 150g (w/o hard disk)
Environmental Specifications
  • Temperature range (operation):
    • 0..+60°C up to -40..+85°C (depending on hard disk; please refer to the hard disk specifications for possible limits)
    • Airflow: min. 10m³/h
  • Temperature range (storage): -40..+85°C
  • Relative humidity (operation): max. 95% non-condensing
  • Relative humidity (storage): max. 95% non-condensing
  • Altitude: -300m to + 3,000m
  • Shock: 15g/11ms
  • Bump: 10g/16ms
  • Vibration (sinusoidal): 2g/10..150Hz
  • Conformal coating on request
PCB manufactured with a flammability rating of 94V-0 by UL recognized manufacturers
Tested according to EN 55022 (radio disturbance), IEC1000-4-2 (ESD) and IEC1000-4-4 (burst)
Software Support
Driver software can be found in the data sheet of the CPU board that you use.


Mass storage
CompactFlash interface instead of SATA hard disk
  • Via AD95 adapter
Operation Temperature
  • 0..+60°C
  • -40..+85°C
Some of these options may only be available for large volumes.
Please ask our sales staff for more information.

Ordering Information

Standard F602 Models

3U CompactPCI to CompactPCI Express side card with 1 USB, 1 COM, 1 DVI, SATA hard disk slot, for F14 and compatible SBCs, 0..+60°C

Miscellaneous Accessories

HDD SATA 2.5", 100 GB, 1.5GB/s, 4200rpm, -10° to +70°C


CompactFlash card, 2 GB, Type I, -40 to +85°C, S.M.A.R.T. interface

SA3 - RS232 Interface Adapter

RS232, optically isolated, -40..+85°C screened

SA3 - RS232 Interface Adapter

1 RS232, optically isolated, 0..+60°C

SA2 - RS422/RS485 Interface Adapter

RS422/485, full duplex, optically isolated, -40..+85°C screened

SA1 - RS232 Interface Adapter

RS232, not optically isolated, 0..+60°C


CompactFlash card, 16 GB, -40 to +85°C