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DIN Rail RS-232/RS-485 to Fiber Driver  

Put your industrial communications on the right track with this convenient DIN rail converter.

MED100A

Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available
(3 Additional Year)

Product Highlights

  • Enables any two async serial devices to communicate half- or full-duplex over two multimode ST® fibers at distances up to 2.5 miles (4 km).
  • RS-232 signals are supported up to 115.2 kbps; RS-422 or RS-485 signals are supported up to 460.8 kbps.


  • Description

    DIN Rail RS-232/RS-485 to Fiber Driver


    Quick Facts

  • Enables any two async serial devices to communicate half- or full-duplex over two multimode ST® fibers at distances up to 2.5 miles (4 km).
  • RS-232 signals are supported up to 115.2 kbps; RS-422 or RS-485 signals are supported up to 460.8 kbps.

  • Further Details



    Technical Specifications for DIN Rail RS-232/RS-485 to Fiber Driver:

    Distance (Maximum) 2.5 mi. (4 km)
    Operating Environment Temperature: -40 to +176° F (-40 to +80° C);
    Humidity: Up to 95% noncondensing
    Operation RS-232: Half- or full-duplex;
    RS-485: 2-wire half-duplex or 4-wire full-duplex;
    RS-422: Full-duplex;
    Fiber ring: Half-duplex over multimode; all transmissions are async
    Speed RS-232: Up to 115.2 kbps;
    RS-422/RS-485: Up to 460.8 kbps
    CE Approval Yes
    Connectors (2) 6-position terminal blocks, (1) pair of ST
    Power 10-30 VDC, 140 mA
    Size 1"H x 2.3"W x 4.3"D (2.5 x 5.8 x 10.9 cm)
    This product works with:
  • DIN Rail (DR100)
  • DIN Rail 12-VDC Power Supply (PSD100)
  • DB25 to Terminal Block Adapter (IC980)
    Questions? Contact our FREE Tech Support.

    NOTE: Technical specification weight is the unit weight. It is not the packaged shipping weight. For shipping weight, please contact Black Box customer service at 877-877-2269.

  • Resources for DIN Rail RS-232/RS-485 to Fiber Driver:

    Manuals

    • DIN Rail RS-232/RS-485 to Fiber Driver
      Installation and User Guide (May-04)
    • DIN Rail RS-232/RS-485 to Fiber Driver
      Installation and User Guide (Sep-09)

    Product Data Sheets

    Application Diagrams


    Connect your DIN Rail RS-232/RS-485 to Fiber Driver with:

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    Accessory: FA600

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    DB25 to Terminal Block Adapter

    DB25 to Terminal Block Adapter

    Accessory: PSD100-R2

    DIN Rail 12-VDC Power Supply

    DIN Rail 12-VDC Power Supply

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    Extended 1 Year Warranty Available


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    Protect your purchase with an additional 3 Year Double Diamondâ„¢ warranty!
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    Price: $294.95

    Quantity Available: 114

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    Shipping Info

    Weight: 0.531 lbs.
    HxWxD: 2.25 x 6.1 x 9.75 in.

    What’s more, we also have a 45-day, no-questions-asked return policy. Simply call Customer Service for a Return Authorization (RA) number, return your product in new condition and in the original package, and receive a full refund.


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