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Sony Monitor Control Unit for BVM Series

code: BKM-17R
  • £872.00
  • RRP: £946.00
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  • Modular Monitor Control Unit
  • Features USB memory
  • 19-inch EIA standard rack-mountable

Sony BKM-17R (BKM/17R, BKM_17R, BKM 17R) Monitor Control Unit for BVM Series

Monitor Control Unit ideal for BVM Series monitors including BVM-E251/E171

The 19-inch rack-mountable BKM-17R monitor control unit gives you control of the BVM-E251/E171 Series monitor. It can also control the BVM-X Series, BVM-E series, BVM-F series*, BVM-L Series, PVM-L series* and PVM-X550. A USB memory is used for storing captured data.

One BKM-17R can control up to 32 BVM monitors.

The supplied AC adaptor of the BKM-17R must be used when you need to connect it with these monitors except the BVM-E251 or E171.

Modular Monitor Control Unit

  • The control unit for the BVM-E251/E171 Series monitor. It also can control the BVM-X Series, BVM-E series, BVM-F series, BVM-L Series, PVM-L series and PVM-X Series*. The Monitor Control Unit can be attached below the BVM-E251/E171 monitor using the optional Controller Attachment Stand (BKM-37H, BKM-38H or BKM-39H), or connected remotely via an Ethernet cable.
  • When using this unit with the monitors except BVM-E251 and E171, use the supplied AC adaptor.

USB memory

  • A USB memory is used for storing a captured data, exchanging setting data of the monitor to another BVM-E251 or E171 monitor and updating them.**
  • Captured data and setting data of the monitor cannot be exchanged with other monitors except the BVM-E251/E171 and neither can firmware updates be exchanged.

19-inch EIA standard rack-mountable

  • The rack mount brackets and screws are supplied.



  • Serial Remote (LAN): RJ-45 (x1) (Ethernet, 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX)
  • DC Input: DC jack (x1)


  • Option Output: Serial Remote (LAN) RJ-45 (x1) (Ethernet, 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX), This is same connector of the Input.


  • Power Requirements: DC IN: 12V, 0.5A, AC adaptor (Model number AC-UES1230M): AC IN 100 V to 240 V, 50/60 HZ, DC OUT: 12 V, 3A
  • Power Consumption: Approx. 6W
  • Peak Inrush Current: (1) Power ON, current probe method: 33 A (100 V), 80 A (240 V)
  • (2) Hot switching inrush current, measured in accordance with European standard EN55103-1:
  • 14 A (230 V)
  • Operating Temperature: 0°C to 35°C (Recommended: 20°C to 30°C), 32°F to 95°F (Recommended: 68°F to 86°F)
  • Operating Humidity: 0% to 90% (no condensation)
  • Storage/Transport Temperature: -10°C to +40°C, (14°F to +104°F)
  • Storage/Transport Humidity: 0% to 90%
  • Operating/Storage/Transport Pressure: 700 hPa to 1060 hPa
  • Dimensions: Approx. 424 x 58.8 x 169.6 mm (16 3/4 x 2 3/8 x 6 3/4 inches)
  • Mass: Approx. 2.1Kg(Approx. 4 lb10 oz)

In the box

  • 1x Monitor control unit
  • 1x AC adaptor
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