Ethernet Extender 2178EE

Data Connect 2178EE Ethernet Extender
Copper 10/100Base-TX Industrial Ethernet Extender

  • Operates transparent to higher layer protocols such as TCP/IP
  • Ethernet Port: 10/100Mbps-Full/Half-duplex, Auto-Negotiation, Auto-MDI/MDIX
  • Ethernet Extender(RJ-11) Port: Symmetrical on the VDSL
  • Highspeed Full-duplex 50Mbps communications link over existing copper
  • Support DIP switch to select Local or Remote side
  • Ten speeds with speed indicator LEDs on top of unit,Up to 50Mbps @ about 300meters (984ft.),
    Down to 1Mbps @ about 1,900meters (6,232ft.)
  • -20C to 60C (-4F to 140F) operating temperature range
  • Industrial Hardened aluminum case
  • Supports DIN-Rail, Wall Mounting installation or expansion use with our media converter chassis system

2178EE 10/100Base-TX Industrial Ethernet Extender
2178EE-2PK 10/100Base-TX Industrial Ethernet Extender, 2 Pack

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The 2178EE is a point-to-point Industrial Ethernet Extender that efficiently extends 10/100 Ethernet circuits up to 6,232 feet and supports speeds from 1Mbps to 50Mbps using existing straight pair copper wire. The 2178EE will allow Ethernet connectivity in existing facilities without pulling extra cable.  This is the perfect solution to Ethernet on the factory floor where systems have been upgraded from slower serial communications to Ethernet networking. Applications are endless; all that is needed is access to copper pairs. Installation is easy with a single switch setting; one end is set for local and the other remote. The 2178EE is used in pairs to extend Ethernet connectivity over existing voice grade copper wire.

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301-924-7400 EXT 25

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