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Small, low weight, preamplifier

16 channels unity gain 1.00000 amplification (buffering)

Low noise, low power and low input bias current op-amps

Recording channels = 16 channels

Standard HS-16-CNR-MDR50: Omnetics connector with 3m (118.1 in) Cooner wire tether and MDR50 connector

HS-16-CNR-MDR50 User Manual

​Dimensions: Length x Width x Height & Weight 

HS-16-CNR-MDR50 (preamp only): 29.5 x 11.6 x 3.1 mm (1.2 x 0.5 x 0.1 in )  & 0.7 g (0.03 oz) 

Cooner (CNR) 16 wire weight: 3.42 g/m (0.037 oz/ft)

Heat shrink: 44.5 mm (1.8 in) both ends 

Unity gain = 1.00000 

Power for op-amps: +/- 5 Volts 


Omnetics 18 socket (Female) dual row nano connector with 2 guide posts (Omnetics part # A9847-801) 

*Neuralynx is not a distributor of Omnetics parts

HS-16-CNR-MDR50-LED:  Supports three-surface-mount HS-LEDs

(HS-LEDs are sold in packs of either (2) infared LEDs or (1) red LED and (1) green LED)

Modified tether lengths available upon request 0.5 - 7 meters

Custom connector µDB37 termination

Compatible Products:

EIB-16 or EIB-18 (two sockets on the EIB-18 will not be used)

HS-16-CNR-MDR50 to DRS board

HS-16-CNR-MDR50 to ERP

(2) HS-16-CNR-MDR50 + ADPT-DUAL-HS-DRS to DRS board

Compatible with the following ATLAS Neuroengineering Probes: E-8 Acute, E-16 Acute, and E-16 Chronic.

  • Multi stranded, copper wire tether is light and extremely flexible
  • Light weight and small size preamplifier
  • Precise unity gain improves Common Mode Rejection Ratio (CMRR)
  • Lower output impedance reduces noise susceptibility

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