Kramer FC-50 RS-232 Range Extender (Pair required)
2 Units Required
Configure One As the Transmitter & the Other as the Receiver
Range − 3300ft
Rack Kit − RK−1
Size - Compact MultiTOOLS® - 4 units can be rack mounted side-by-side in a 1U rack space with the optional RK-1 rack adapter.
The FC−50 is a bidirectional range extender for RS−232 signals. The unit converts an RS−232 signal to a twisted pair signal and sends it to a second FC−50 that converts the twisted pair signal back into an RS−232 signal.
Bidirectional RS-232 Operation.
Operation - 2 units are required.
Mode Selection - Connects the RS−232 port to a PC or a controlled device.
Mode Indicator LED - Red for device and green for PC.
System Range - Up to 1000m (3300ft).
Cable - UTP (unshielded twisted pair) or STP (shielded twisted pair) such as CAT 5.
Crossed/Straight Selection - Between the unit and the controlled device.
Power Connect™ System - A single connection to the transmitter or the receiver powers both units when the devices are within 150ft (50m) of each other.
Compact MultiTOOLS® - 4 units can be rack mounted side−by−side in a 1U rack space with the optional RK−1 universal rack adapter.
Long distance device or matrix switcher control.
PORTS: 1 RS−232 on a 9−pin D−sub connector, 1 twisted pair on an RJ−45 connector.
BAUD RATES: Up to 115200.
INDICATOR LED: Green for PC, red for device.
OPERATING TEMPERATURE: 0° to +40°C (32° to 104°F).
STORAGE TEMPERATURE: −40° to +70°C (−40° to 158°F).
HUMIDITY: 10% to 90%, RHL non−condensing.
DIMENSIONS: 5.32cm x 7.25cm x 4.2cm (2.09" x 2.85" x 1.65") W, D, H.
POWER CONSUMPTION: 12V DC, 42mA.
WEIGHT: 0.3kg (0.67lbs) approx.
OPTIONS: RK−1 19" rack adapter.