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Reversible Compact Bidirectional AutoSwitch, 1-to-2, 2-to-1

Go forward or backward: two to one or one to two.

Price: $102.00

Sold As is with no warranty.

Product Features

  • Link one or two users to one or two peripherals.
  • Fully compatible with IEEE 1284, ECP/EPP, Centronics®, Byte, and Nibble modes.
  • Supports printers; scanners; Zip™, tape, and CD-ROM drives; digital cameras; and more.
  • Details

  • Automatically senses Bi-Tronics or Centronics printers.
  • Plug-and-play! Software included.
  • Operates in autolink or manual mode.
  • Built-in microprocessor provides real-time communication.
  • Data transfer rate up to 2 MBps.

  • With the Reversible Compact Bidirectional AutoSwitch from Black Box, connect two computers to one IEEE 1284 Bi-Tronics printer or other parallel device. Or use two parallel devices with one computer. This switch works with HP® DeskJet® printers without disabling the bidirectional communications. It includes a Windows® 95/98/Me direct cable connection.

    This product works with:
  • Optional Power Supply (PS121-R2)
  • Enhanced Parallel Port Cables (EQN200–EQN202)
    Questions? Contact our FREE Tech Support.
  • Tech Specs

    Distance From the interface: Up to 15 ft. (4.6 m);
    From the optional power supply: 15–50 ft. (4.6–15.2 m)
    Operating Systems Supported DOS, Windows 3.x/95/98/Me
    Transfer Rate (Maximum) 2 MBps
    CE Approval Yes
    Connectors Bus: (2) DB25 F;
    Common: (1) DB25 F
    Power From the interface or the optional power supply
    Size 1"H x 3.2"W x 3.6"D (2.5 x 8.1 x 9.1 cm)
    Weight 0.3 lb. (0.1 kg)
    This product works with:
  • Optional Power Supply (PS121-R2)
  • Enhanced Parallel Port Cables (EQN200–EQN202)
    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.

  • Warranty

    Double Diamond Warranty Sold As is with no warranty. Diamond

    Double Diamond™ Warranty (Standard)

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

    The Double Diamond Warranty is our warranty that protects your Black Box® brand products* from accidental damage, including drops, water, and power surges.

    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.

    * Warranty subject to certain exclusions and limitations ** Certain products may not be eligible.

    What’s more, we also have a 45-day 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.