QuickSwitch® Fiber Optic Network Switch / Converter
QuickSwitch® 4185 Fiber Optic SC Duplex, Multimode A/B Switch / Converter
- Provides Fiber Optic Link Backup, Password Protected.
- PORT CONNECTORS: (2) SC Duplex fiber optic connectors labeled A and B. (1) RJ45 100 Base-TX COMMON.
- FIBER OPTIC INTERFACE: Wavelength 1300 nm, speed 100 Mbps, multimode fiber, full duplex, Fiber Size 62.5/125 micron.
- FRONT PANEL CONTROL: (1) Pushbutton to select port A or B.
- DISPLAY: (2) Red LEDs display switch position and indicate power status.
- SUPERVISORY REMOTE: (1) DB9 / female connector on rear panel accepts ASCII RS232 Serial Data for Remote Control operation.
- POWER: UL approved 115 VAC / 60 Hz wall mount power module supplies 12 VDC, 500 mA to the unit.
- DIMENSIONS: Desktop: 7.5" W x 2.0" H x 7"D. (19.1 x 5.1 x 17.8 cm)
- WEIGHT: Approx. 2.8 lbs. (1.3 Kg)
APPLICATION: The block diagram is an example of a password protected Supervisory Remote. Access can be obtained with proper authentication.
Fiber Optic SC Duplex, Multimode Switch / Converter allows the user the capability of accessing two separate fiber optic 100 Base FX ports (ports A and B) from a 100 Base TX Fast Ethernet port (Common port). The fiber optic / twisted pair copper conversion is built in! The unit is fully compliant with the 802.3u 100 Base TX/FX standard.
Ports A and B are 1300nm, SC Duplex, Multimode, 100 Base FX fiber optic ports. The COMMON port is a 100 Base TX Fast Ethernet port. The selected fiber optic port will convert and pass data to and from the 100 Base TX COMMON port.
QuickSwitch® 4185 Features:
- Access any one of two separate SC Duplex fiber optic networks from one 100Base-T Fast Ethernet line.
- High speed internal data interface conversion circuitry allows Fiber Optic-to-Copper network interconnection.
- Bit-rate and data transparent.
- All fiber ports are SC Duplex, Multimode, 62.5/125 micron and support a wavelength of 1300 nm.
- Local control via front-panel pushbutton.
- The remote port accepts RS232 Serial Data commands for switch position control and monitoring.
- Secure Setup/Configuration access limited by password protection.
- Front panel pushbutton control can be locked out, remotely.
- Front-panel LED's display switch position and power status.
- Custom length rigorously tested and certified SC duplex fiber optic cables available for your switch installation.
- Municipalities, schools, government: This product is on GSA Schedule!
A front panel pushbutton changes the switch position. Switch position status is displayed on the front panel LEDs. The unit also includes an RS232 serial security enhanced Supervisory Remote Port. A terminal or computer in terminal mode connected to this port can communicate with the unit, determine its status, change the switch position as desired, and/or lockout front panel switching capability. A modem can also be connected to this port for remote access to the switch. An optional graphical user interface (GUI) software is also available for use with a computer running Windows operating system.
The switch may be controlled locally by manually operating the front-panel pushbutton. The front-panel LED display indicates the switch position and unit power status.
This high-quality network switch is available to city, state, and federal government purchasers at a discounted price and favorable payment and shipping terms via GSA Schedule GS-35F-0286V. Click here for GSA details.
Model 4185 is available to government purchasers on our GSA Schedule GS-35F-0286V. Call for discounted price and terms.
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QuickSwitch® is a registered trademark of Electro Standards Laboratories.
QuickSwitch® Fiber Optic Switches are available in many configurations: auto fallback, switch/converters, multimode & single mode, and secure off-line positions. Check out our complete line of QuickSwitch® fiber optic switches.
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