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RS-232 Data Sharer, 2-Port (in Metal Case)  

Cut expenses by connecting up to two RS-232 devices over one line.

TL601A-R2

Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available
(3 Additional Year)

Product Highlights

  • With an RS-232 Data Sharer from Black Box, you can cut modem costs and leased-line charges by linking up to two RS-232 devices to one modem and phone line.
  • Use a single phone line and modem to share multiple RS-232 devices.
  • Transparent to data rates up to 64 kbps.
  • Run sync or async, half- or full-duplex.
  • Works with popular IBM® communications protocols.
  • Also available in 4-and 8-port versions.

  • Description

    RS-232 Data Sharer, 2-Port (in Metal Case)


    Quick Facts

  • With an RS-232 Data Sharer from Black Box, you can cut modem costs and leased-line charges by linking up to two RS-232 devices to one modem and phone line.
  • Use a single phone line and modem to share multiple RS-232 devices.
  • Transparent to data rates up to 64 kbps.
  • Run sync or async, half- or full-duplex.
  • Works with popular IBM® communications protocols.
  • Also available in 4-and 8-port versions.

  • Further Details

    Reduce line costs in your RS-232 system by using a BLACK BOX® RS-232 Data Sharer to connect two devices to a single modem and phone line.

    The RS-232 Data Sharer features transparent operation up to 64 kbps and convenient LED monitoring. Front-panel switches enable and disable RTS on each input port.

    It features antistreaming circuitry to lock out any port the instant it begins to stream.

    The RS-232 Data Sharer is compatible with various popular IBM communications protocols, such as half-duplex Bisynchronous Communication and Synchronous Data Link Control (SDLC).

    This product works with:
  • Adapter Cable for IBM 3174/3274 Contoller (EHM002)
  • Standard RS-232 Low-Noise Cable (ECM25T, ECM25C)
  • CSU/DSU MS (MT132V-R2)
  • Questions? Contact our FREE Tech Support.


    Technical Specifications for RS-232 Data Sharer, 2-Port (in Metal Case):

    Clock Source External (from DCE)
    Contention Type RTS/CTS
    Leads Supported 8, 15, 17, 20, 22
    Operation Full- or half-duplex
    Protocol Synchronous or asynchronous
    Interface RS-232 (master port DTE, slave ports DCE)
    Connectors (3) DB25 F
    Indicators (6): PWR, RTS A, RTS B, CD, CTS, RXD
    Power 115 VAC, 60 Hz (230-VAC versions on request)
    Size 2.5"H x 8.1"W x 11.3"D (6.4 x 20.6 x 28.7 cm)
    Weight 2.4 lb. (1.1 kg)
    This product works with:
  • Adapter Cable for IBM 3174/3274 Contoller (EHM002)
  • Standard RS-232 Low-Noise Cable (ECM25T, ECM25C)
  • CSU/DSU MS (MT132V-R2)
  • 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 RS-232 Data Sharer, 2-Port (in Metal Case):

    Manuals

    • RS-232 Data Sharer, 2-Port (in Metal Case)
      Installation and User Guide (Jul-00)

    Product Data Sheets

    Visio Stencils

    • Visio Stencil
      Stencil Drawings

    Black Box Explains


    Connect your RS-232 Data Sharer, 2-Port (in Metal Case) with:

    Accessory: ECM25T-0010-MM

    Standard RS-232 Low-Noise Cable, 25 Conductors—Pins 1–25, Male/Male, 10-ft. (3.0-m)

    Standard RS-232 Low-Noise Cable, 25 Conductors—Pins 1–25, M/M, 10-ft. (3.0-m)

    Double Diamond Warranty

    Standard Manufacturer's Warranty


    A warranty is included.

    Extended 1 Year Warranty Available


    Protect your purchase with an additional 1 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
    Cost: $31.00

    Extended 3 Year Warranty Available


    Protect your purchase with an additional 3 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
    Cost: $61.99

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    Double Diamond™ Warranty (Standard)

    Coverage:

    Take the risk out of equipment purchases with the Double Diamond™ Warranty from Black Box Network Services.


    The Double Diamond Warranty is our no-questions-asked warranty that protects your Black Box® brand products* from accidental damage, including drops, water, and power surges.

    Most of our products come with a one- or two-year warranty. Some products—such as copper cables, manual switches, cabinets, and racks—are even guaranteed for life!

    During the warranty period, Black Box Network Services will repair or replace your damaged equipment within one week of receipt at NO CHARGE!

    Plus, get an Extended Double Diamond Warranty.


    You can also extend your warranty or protect a previously purchased Black Box® brand product* for an additional year—for only 10% of the purchase price! Or, extend your coverage for a full three years for only 20% of the purchase price!

    Ordering an extended warranty is easy: When viewing a product in your shopping cart, just select the one or three years of additional coverage in the dropdown menu under “Warranty Options.” For details, contact Customer Service at 724-746-5500.

    * Certain products may not be eligible.

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    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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    Shipping Info

    In Stock - orders received before 5PM ET ship same day

    Weight: 6 lbs.
    HxWxD: 4.8 x 11.3 x 16.3 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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