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Universal Async Fiber Optic Extender  

Extend serial communications up to 4 kilometers—or more—through noisy areas.

ME610A-US

Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available
(3 Additional Year)

Product Highlights

  • Take advantage of the inherent EMI/RFI resistance, as well as the security, offered by fiber. Also, eliminate ground loops!
  • Gives you the flexibility to link RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 async serial devices over multimode fiber optic cabling.


  • Description

    Universal Async Fiber Optic Extender


    Quick Facts

  • Take advantage of the inherent EMI/RFI resistance, as well as the security, offered by fiber. Also, eliminate ground loops!
  • Gives you the flexibility to link RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 async serial devices over multimode fiber optic cabling.

  • Further Details

  • Use this compact device to extend your RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 communications over a secure fiber optic link!
  • Use point-to-point or in a multidrop fiber ring configuration in which multiple serial devices communicate with another.
  • Supports full- or half-duplex communications over two fibers at distances up to 4 kilometers (2.5 mi.).
  • To extend a link farther, add the Fiber Optic Repeater (ME611A-US).
  • Also converts RS-232 to RS-422/RS-485.
  • Can be used with most multimode fiber.
  • The LED emitter and photodetector operate in the 820-nm fiber wavelength.
  • Set mode of operation for RS-422 or RS-485 with DIP switches.


  • Technical Specifications for Universal Async Fiber Optic Extender:

    Approvals CE
    Fiber Cable Dual multimode optical cable
    Fiber Optic Wavelength 820 nm
    Fiber Ring Length 8 km (5 mi.) maximum
    Operation Asynchronous, point-to-point, half- or full-duplex, or multipoint (fiber ring) half-duplex
    Speed RS-232: 115.2 kbps maximum;
    RS-422/RS-485: 500 bps maximum
    Interface RS-232, RS-422, RS-485
    Connectors Serial: (1) DB25 F;
    Fiber optic: (1) pair of ST®
    Power From the included 12-VDC power supply
    Dimensions 4.3"H x 2.3"W x 1"D (10.9 x 5.8 x 2.5 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.


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    A warranty is included.

    Extended 1 Year Warranty Available


    Protect your purchase with an additional 1 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
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    Protect your purchase with an additional 3 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
    Cost: $34.79

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    Weight: 1.125 lbs.
    HxWxD: 0.01 x 0.01 x 0.01 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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