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Catalog # 304268 - Model 7268 HD15 A/B Network Switch

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Catalog No: 304268
Model No: 7268
Product Type:Switches: Copper
Cable Type/Port Connector:HD15 Switch Ports
Channels per Switch Chassis:1
Electronic Switches/Power Required:PathWay® Copper
Remote Control:RS232 Serial
Pins Switched:15
Remote Port:DB9
Local Control:Pushbutton
Feature:Remote Control


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Path Way® Remotely Controllable Network Switch

 Model 7268 Single Channel HD15 A/B Switch with Serial Remote Control Port

  • Switches all 15 pins.  Allows compatibility with ALL HD15 interfaces!

The PathWay® Model 7268 Single Channel HD15 Interface AB Switch provides single channel switching in a low profile, 19-inch 1U rack unit.  The Model 7268 allows the user the capability of sharing a single HD15 interface device connected to the Common port among two other devices connected to the A and B ports.

This remotely controllable switch may be controlled locally by manually operating the front panel push button(s) or remotely from the DB9/male serial interface Control port located on the rear of the unit.  The front panel LED display indicates the switch position and unit power status. 


  • Allows access to HD15 networks from one COMMON network or device.
  • Switches all 15 pins of the HD15 interface.
  • Transparent to data speed and format.
  • Local control via front-panel pushbuttons.
  • Remote control port allows off-site monitoring and switch management.
  • The REMOTE port accepts RS232 Serial Data ASCII commands for switch position control and monitoring.
  • Front panel LED's display switch position and power status.
  • Ideal for fallback applications.
  • Eliminates the need to plug and unplug cables.
  • Retains last switch position in the event of power loss and continues to pass data.
  • Attractive anodized black box packaging provides EMI/RFI shielding.
  •  Custom length HD15 cables available for your switch installation.


  • PORT CONNECTORS: (3) HD15 (F) connectors labeled A, B, and COMMON.
  • FRONT PANEL CONTROL: (1) Manual pushbutton allows local switching.
  • DISPLAY: (2) Front panel LED's display switch position and power status.
  • REMOTE CONTROL: (1) DB-9 male connector on rear panel accepts ASCII RS232 Serial Data for Remote Control operation.
  • POWER: UL approved 110 / 120 VAC, 60 Hz wall mount power module supplies 12 VDC, 500mA to the unit.
  • DIMENSIONS: Desktop, 19.0' W x 8.0" D x 1.75" H. (48.3 x 4.4 x 20.3 cm) 
  •  WEIGHT: Approximately 4.0 lbs (1.8 Kg) 

Be sure to order your HD15 cables along with the switch.  Custom length available.

SINGLE CHANNEL APPLICATION: The drawing illustrates the single channel of HD15 A/B switching. The switch may be controlled locally by manually operating the front panel pushbutton or remotely from the DB9/male serial interface Control port located on the rear of the unit. The front panel LED display indicates the switch position and unit power status.

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