Black Box 26715 User Manual
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Remote Port USB 2.0→CAT5 Extender • USB 2.0→CAT5
Connect to one or four USB 2.0 devices
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»Extend your range by 50 meters and supply power to USB devices over inexpensive CAT5 cabling!
»Connect to USB 2.0 devices such as CD/DVD burners, scanners, digital cameras, and more.
»Extend USB 2.0 and 1.1 devices in the same application.
»Compatible with Windows, Macintosh, and Sun operating systems.
»Deliver enough power to the remote unit to support most USB devices.
»Wallmount power adapters also included for local and remote units.
Extend USB 2.0 communications over inexpensive CAT5 copper cable!
Remote Port USB 2.0 →
USB 2.0 Hub
CAT5 Extender, Local (IC247A)
CAT5 Cable, up to 164 ft. (50 m)
Remote Port USB 2.0 →
CAT5 Extender, Remote (IC247A)
USB 2.0 Cable
Digital Video Camera
Our Remote Port USB 2.0→CAT5 Extender(IC247A) enables you to extend USB 2.0 and 1.1 connections up to 50 meters (164 ft.) from your workstation over CAT5 UTP cable. That makes it great for extension applications using
For flexibility, you can use the extender’s local or remote unit
to connect up to four standard USB
Power is supplied to the local and remote units via wallmount adapters. USB devices attached to the remote unit receive 500 mA of power.
Connect up to four USB 2.0 and 1.1 devices up to 50 meters (164 ft.) with the USB 2.0→CAT5
You can also increase the number of devices by using standard USB hubs on either the local or remote unit.
Power is supplied to the local and remote units via
T e c h S P e c s
Distance (Maximum) — 50 m (164 ft.) over CAT5 UTP
Operating Temperature — 39 to 104°F (4 to 40°C)
Standards — USB 2.0, USB 1.1
USB Device Support —
CE Approval — Yes
Connectors — Local unit: (1) USB Type B F, (1)
Power — From the USB bus: Maximum (1) or (4)
Also from (2)
Size — IC247A local and remote units: 1.4"H x 4.3"W x 3.4"D (3.6 x 10.9 x 8.6 cm) each;
IC248A local unit: 1.4"H x 4.3"W x 3.4"D (3.6 x 10.9 x 8.6 cm); Remote unit: 1.5"H x 4.2"W x 4.5"D (3.8 x 10.7 x 11.4 cm)
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The Universal Serial Bus (USB) hardware
It has two data rates: 12 Mbps for devices such as disk drives that need
In 2002, a newer specification, USB 2.0, or
2.0, gained wide acceptance in the industry. This version is IC248A both forwardand
It increases the speed of the peripheral to PC connection from 12 Mbps to 480 Mbps, or 40 times faster than USB 1.1! This increase in bandwidth enhances the use of external
peripherals that require high throughput, such as CD/DVD
burners, scanners, digital cameras, video equipment, and more. USB 2.0 supports demanding applications, such as
Web publishing, in which multiple
a Windows update.
An even newer USB standard, USB
USB 2.0 specifies three types of connectors: the A
(1) local unit
(1) remote unit
Remote Port USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender
USB 2.0 CAT5
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