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USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender   

Transmit USB 2.0 device signals up to 328 feet over CAT5, and power it locally or remotely.

IC280A

Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available
(3 Additional Year)

Product Highlights

  • Extend USB 2.0 signaling over CAT5 cable to a remote USB peripheral.
  • Gives you the option to power it locally or remotely. Transmits power over the UTP cable.
  • Works with USB 1.1 and USB 2.0 hosts.


  • Description

    USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender


    Quick Facts

  • Extend USB 2.0 signaling over CAT5 cable to a remote USB peripheral.
  • Gives you the option to power it locally or remotely. Transmits power over the UTP cable.
  • Works with USB 1.1 and USB 2.0 hosts.

  • Further Details

  • Compatible with USB devices operating at speeds up to 480 Mbps.
  • Supports all major operating systems: Windows®, Mac OS X®, and Linux®.
  • To increase number of devices, simply attach additional USB hubs.
  • Plug and play. No software drivers to load on a host computer.
  • Includes 6-foot (1.8-m) USB cable for transmitter-to-host connection.
  • Transmitter and receiver units featuring mounting slots on their sides.

    Use a non-networked CAT5 cable to extend a USB peripheral connection beyond the desktop to USB keyboards, mice, printers, webcams, interactive whiteboards, and other devices.

    The extender receives power locally or remotely, so you have the flexibility to plug in the extender at whatever side is most convenient for you. Use it, for instance, in industrial control, factory floor, classroom, or meeting room applications where you're short on power outlets.

    The extender supplies up to 500 mA to the downstream USB device and offers reliable operation with USB 1.1 and USB 2.0 devices.

    What's included:
    • Transmitter
    • Receiver
    • AC adapter with power cord
    • (1) USB 2.0 Cable, 6-ft. (1.8-m)
    • Quick start guide

  • Technical Specifications for USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender :

    Distance (Maximum 328 ft. (100 m)
    CE Approval Yes
    RoHS Yes
    Connectors Transmitter: (1) USB Type B F; (1) RJ-45 (CAT5 interconnect); (1) power jack;
    Receiver: (1) USB Type A F, (1) RJ-45 (CAT5 interconnect), (1) power jack
    Power From AC adapter plugged into either the transmitter or receiver:
    Input: 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz;
    Output: 24 VDC at 1 A (24 W);
    Maximum current available on receiver: 500 mA
    Size Each unit: 1.1"H x 3.4"W x 2.25"D (2.8 x 8.6 x 5.7 cm)


    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 USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender :

    Manuals

    • USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender User Manual
      User Manual for the IC280A (Version 1)

    Quick Start Guides

    • USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender Quick Start Guide (QSG)
      Quick Start Guide for the IC280A (Version 1)


    Connect your USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender with:

    Accessory: EYN717A

    CAT5 Unshielded Solid, 100-MHz Bulk Cable, 24 AWG, 2-Pair, PVC, Gray, Custom Lengths

    CAT5 Unshielded Solid, 100-MHz Bulk Cable, 24 AWG, 2-Pair, PVC, Gray, Custom Lengths

    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: $34.90

    Extended 3 Year Warranty Available


    Protect your purchase with an additional 3 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
    Cost: $69.79

    Diamond

    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.

    Warranty Compared

    Black Box® Double Diamond™ Warranty The Competition
    Warranty Length One Year to Lifetime, Depending on the Product. Read the fine print.
    Guaranteed for Life! Black Box® Brand Copper Cables, Manual Switches and More! No.
    Accidental Damage 100% Covered! No.
    Water Damage 100% Covered! No.
    Power Surges 100% Covered! No.
    Warranty Replacements No Questions Asked! ?
    Tech Support Hotline 100% FREE! $$$

    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.

    Product SKU Price Quantity
    USB 2.0 CAT5 Extender IC280A $348.95
     
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    Shipping Info

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

    Weight: 1.342 lbs.
    HxWxD: 2.5 x 5.8 x 9 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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