The RDL-3000 Ellipse manages all security, traffic scheduling and Quality of Service (QoS) functions for Redline’s extensive family of outdoor wireless TCP/IP remote data terminals. This highly configurable wireless base station features powerful processing capabilities to reliably transport any mix of wireless traffic between the base station and multiple remote sites.

  • Ellipse


    • Highly reliable transport hub supports all RDL-3000 remote wireless data terminals including auto-acquire systems
    • High throughput for concurrent transport of M2M telemetry and telecontrol, data, video and voice services
    • Durable all-weather enclosure for reliable operation in extreme temperatures and environmental conditions
    • Over-the-air monitoring, configuration and software keyed features enable upgrades without physical access
    • Software-defined architecture enhances reliability and service lifetime

    The Ellipse base station is fully compatible with all Redline RDL-3000 wireless remote terminals. Redline provides a complete selection of peripherals and professional services for all your deployment needs.

    Redline’s patented UWT™ technology provides a truly unified wireless networking solution—across the spectrum, across your company and across the globe—enabling secure, reliable, high-speed connectivity to people and smart devices everywhere.

  • Capability

    LOS/OLOS/NLOS PMP Base Station1 or PTP Terminal1

    Wireless transmission

    OFDM (orthogonal frequency-division, multiplexing), TDD/TDMA, 2 x 2 MIMO A/B with STBC & MRRC

    RF Band (MHz)

    470-6981, 2000-23001, 2300-27001, 3300-38001, 4940-58751

    Channel Size (MHZ)

    0.875/1.25/1.75/2.5/3.5/5/6/7/10/12/14/20 software selectable1


    BPSK, QPSK, 16 QAM, 64 QAM, 256 QAM1

    System Capacity

    3 Mbps to 186.6 Mbps1 UBR

    Max Range

    100 km (66 mi)

    Max Tx Power

    +30 dBm1 (Max combined tx power, MIMO mode/frequency band specific)

    Antenna Info

    External MIMO sectoral or omni directional

    Wireless QoS

    Dynamic Spectrum Access & Management1


    Per link: dynamic ARQ, dynamic adaptive modulation, dynamic and fixed frame


    AES-128/256 (OTA, FIPS 197 compliant);
    HTTPS (SSL), SSH (CLI), SNMP v3;
    MAC-based Mutual Authentication;
    ECDSA Certificates Authentication1, FIPS 140-21


    10/100 Ethernet (RJ-45), 2xRF N(f), GPS TNC(f)

    Layer 2

    512 Kbps to 100 Mbps (data rate limited by remote unit’s option key)1


    <10 ms

    Processing (PPS)



    Auto. link distance ranging, transparent bridge, DHCP pass-through, 802.1Q VLAN

    Network QoS

    CIR, PIR support, multiple services per terminal, 802.3x, 802.1p


    Redline ClearView NMS, SNMP v2, HTTP (Web), Telnet (CLI), RADIUS (User Authentication)


    MAC-Based; Template-based1; Automatic using Redline ClearView NMS1


    1+1 Warm Standby1


    -40 to 75 ˚C (-40 to 167 ˚F)4


    IP67 (IEC 60259)


    100% humidity, condensing

    Location & Timing

    Built-in GPS1

    Surge Protection

    Built-in: PoE and RF ports


    <17W; Standard IEEE 802.3at (PoE); CAT5 cable 100m (330 ft) max.

    Compliance Safety: IEC, EN, and UL/CSA 60950
    EMC: EN 301 489-1, EN 301 489-17
    5.8 GHz1: IC RSS-210, FCC Part 15,
    ETSI EN 302 502
    5.4 GHz1: IC RSS-210, FCC Part 15,
    ETSI EN 301 893
    5.2 GHz1: IC RSS-210, FCC Part 15
    4.9 GHz1: IC RSS-111, FCC Part 90
    3.65-3.70 GHz1: IC RSS-197, FCC Part 90Z
    3.5 GHz1: IC RSS-192
    3.3-3.8 GHz1: ETSI EN 302 326-2
    2.6 GHz1: EN 302-544
    2.4 GHz1: IC RSS-210, ETSI 300-328,
    FCC Part 15C2
    2.3 GHz1: IC RSS-195
    2.1 GHz1: (2.025-2.110 GHz1, 2.200-2.290 GHz1) ITU-R F.1098
    600 MHz1: IC RSS-196, FCC Part 15H
    Security: FIPS 140-23, FIPS 197 Compliant

    306.8 x 230 x 60.3 mm

    (12.079 x 9.06 x 2.375 in)

    Weight 2.7 kg (6.0 lbs) without bracket or antenna


    All specifications are subject to change without notice.
    1. Availability restricted by regional regulations, model type, software version and purchased product options
    2. Pending
    3. In process
    4. UHF systems only: 60 °C (140 °F)

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