ATE44 VAP30 Port


  • Plug in/out no soldered joints/hard wiring
  • Optically isolated interface
  • LED status display


PSC VODEC design and manufacture a range of public address and alarm broadcast equipment developed specifically for the petrochemical industry. The BARTEC VODEC ATE44-E port is DIN rail mount snap on/off assembly located in the central equipment MDF and facilitates the connection of up to four VAP30 intrinsically safe ATEX certified microphone access units.

The ATE44-E port connects to the host VX/AT-M management by a plug in/out 34 way flat ribbon IDC cable, which can support up to four ATE44-E ports to give an ultimate capacity of sixteen VAP30 access units. The ATE44-E is fitted with four channels corresponding to four VAP30 access unit inputs. To assure intrinsic safety each channel is assigned a MTL7758 or (equivalent) I.S. barrier set. Each operator access unit shall be fitted with VAP100E transceiver modules to allow communication with the ATE44-E. A remote status display panel is extendable from ATE44-E type ATE4-44D.

Technical Data

Dimensions111 mm x 252 mm x 60 mm
(19.02 inch x 1.75 inch x 1.97 inch)
Weight0.48 kg (2.2 lbs)
VoltageSupply: DC 48 V from host VX/AT switch
CurrentConsumption: 200 mA

*Refer to the documentation for more detailed information


Ambient temperature

0 °C to +50 °C (+32 °F to +122 °F)



Data Sheet – ATE44 VAP30 Port