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RS-232 ED/Q Cable with Molded Hoods, 5-ft. (1.5-m)  

Transmit RS-232 data up to 500 feet at 9600 bps!


Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available

Product Highlights

  • Feature a foil shield plus an 85% tinned copper braid for extra protection against EMI/RFI transmissions in noisy office environments.
  • Molded, nonremovable hoods.
  • Guaranteed for life!

  • Description

    RS-232 Extended-Distance/Quiet Cables with Molded Hoods, 16 Conductors (8 Pairs), M/F

    Quick Facts

  • Feature a foil shield plus an 85% tinned copper braid for extra protection against EMI/RFI transmissions in noisy office environments.
  • Molded, nonremovable hoods.
  • Guaranteed for life!

  • Further Details

  • NEC® CL2 compliant. For connecting computers inside a building. Not for use in risers or plenums.
  • Low capacitance.
  • All conductors are straight wired for connecting the serial output of your computer to a switch box.
  • Male screw locks are standard.
  • Perfect for industrial applications near heavy machinery or in environments with high EMI/RFI.

  • Technical Specifications for RS-232 ED/Q Cable with Molded Hoods, 5-ft. (1.5-m):

    Cable Construction PVC
    Capacitance 12 pF/ft. ± 2 pF/ft.
    Conductor Gauge 24 AWG (7 x 32), stranded
    Outside Diameters 0.245", 0.260", 0.335", 0.365", 0.430
    Resistance 30 ohms/1000 ft.
    NOTE: If your application demands a plenum-rated cable, see our Bulk RS-232 Plenum Cable (EYN25A).
    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 ED/Q Cable with Molded Hoods, 5-ft. (1.5-m):

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    Price: $42.95

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    Please Note: Once ordered, this product cannot be cancelled or returned for credit.

    Shipping Info

    Weight: 0.6 lbs.
    HxWxD: 1 x 6.4 x 7.8 in.

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