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* MIL-STD-1553B Concentric Twinaxial Connector * Catalog # 308447 - Model 8447 RJ45 6-Channel A/B Switch

    RJ45 / MIL-STD-1553B A/B Switch
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Catalog No: 308447
Model No: 8447
Product Type:Switches: Copper
Interface:RJ45 CAT 5e
Cable Type/Port Connector:RJ45, Twinaxial
Channels per Switch Chassis:6
Electronic Switches/Power Required:PathWay® Copper
Channel Control:Simultaneous Channel Control
Compliance/Standards:Cat5e, MIL Spec
Enclosure Configuration:Rackmount
Pins Switched:All pins of RJ45, Center Conducters of MIL-STD-1553B
Local Control:Pushbutton

• 6 Channels of A/B Switching!
MIL-STD-1553B Concentric Twinaxial Connectors
Available on GSA Schedule!


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Multi Interface Copper Network Switches
PathWay® Model 8447 6-Channel RJ45 Cat5e / MIL-STD-1553B Concentric Twinaxial Connector A/B Switch, Manual Control

High Quality Manual Data Network Switches Increase the Reliability of Your Network!

The Model 8447 6-Channel RJ45 Cat5e/MIL-STD-1553B Concentric Twinaxial Connector A/B Switch allows the user the capability of sharing a single port interface device connected to the COM port among two other devices connected to the A and B ports for each channel.  The Model 8447 RJ45 Switch dimensions are 19"W x 3.5"H x 10"D.  It weighs approximately 10.0 lbs. 


  • The switch ports are transparent to all data.
  • All pins of the RJ45 interface are switched.
  • Both center conductors of the MIL-STD-1553B interface are switched.
  • All channels are switched simultaneously.
  • When power is lost, unit reverts to the A position for all channels.
  • When power is restored, the unit automatically switches to the last known position.
  • Front panel LED's display switch position and power status. 
  • Port Connectors:
    • Channel 1:  (3) RJ45(F) connectors labeled A, B, COM.
    • Channel 2:  (3) RJ45(F) connectors labeled A, B, COM.
    • Channel 3:  (3) MIL-STD-1553B female concentric twinaxial connectors labeled A, B, and COM.
    • Channel 4:  (3) MIL-STD-1553B female concentric twinaxial connectors labeled A, B, and COM.
    • Channel 5:  (3) MIL-STD-1553B female concentric twinaxial connectors labeled A, B, and COM.
    • Channel 6:  (3) MIL-STD-1553B female concentric twinaxial connectors labeled A, B, and COM.
  • Front Panel Control: (1) manual pushbutton allows local switching.
  • Display: (2) Front panel LED's display switch position and power status.
  • Power: Wide range Power Module (Cat No 517277) CE and UL listed table mount power module, 100VAC / 240VAC, 50Hz/60Hz is included with the unit.  Ideal for international applications. 
  • Dimensions: Rackmount 19.0" W x 3.5" H x 10.0"D.
  • Weight: Approximately 10.0 lbs. 

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