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LWE120 Series Wireless Point-to-Multipoint Ethernet Extender Access Point - 2.4-GHz

Extend Ethernet links up to six miles across campus or across town with ease. No laying cable.


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Product Features

  • Features dual, external omni-directional antennas for 80-Mbps throughput.
  • Provides affordable wireless Ethernet extension.
  • Tough waterproof enclosure for outdoor use in temperatures of -20 to +70 degrees C.
  • Powered through the Ethernet cable—no outdoor power outlet needed.
  • Complies with 802.11 b/g/n.
  • Has dual transmit and receive internal directional antennas for better signal to noise ratio.
  • Easy to manage through a Web-based interface.
  • Data security provided by WPA2.


Applications include:
  • Enterprise and education networks for LAN extension between buildings without trenching new cable.
  • Oil, gas, and utilities operations for security/surveillance, SCADA, and remote monitoring.
  • Hospitality and retail environments to extend Internet access to other buildings or for digital signage applications.
  • Use with the LWE120A subscriber unit.
  • A point-to-point kit is also available.

  • The Wireless Point-to-Multipoint Ethernet Extender Access Point enables you to extend a wireless Ethernet network 6 miles away without the hassle and expense of laying cable.

    To set up a point-to-multipoint network, use one access point with up to 4 subscriber units . The access point is waterproof, weatherproof, and comes in an IP55-rated enclosure.

    No power worries. The access point is PoE powered so you don't need a nearby power outlet.

    Use wireless extension in any number of applications. In enterprise networks, use it to extend the network to adjacent buildings without trenching new fiber. For oil/gas and utility applications, wireless extension can be used for security and surveillance; SCADA; and remote monitoring and control of sensors. For hospitality and retail applications, wireless extension can be used to extend Internet access.

    Tech Specs

    Dimensions Each unit: 8.1"H x 2.4"W x 2.5"D (20.5 x 6.4 x 6.1 cm)
    Enclosure IP55 rated
    Humidity 10-95% noncondensing
    Indicators LEDs: Power, WLAN, LAN, Signal
    Interface (1) 10/100BASE-T RJ-45; (1) DC power
    Power DC Input: 15 V @ 0.8A
    Storage temperature -40 to +158° F (-40 to +70° C);
    Weight Each unit: 1.1 lb (.5 kg)
    Access Method Web User Interface (HTTP/S), Telnet, SSH, FTP, SNMP V1, V2c, V3
    Configuration on File Backup and restore, Reset to factory default, Reboot device injector via PoE
    Operating Modes VAC, Thin AP, FAP (AP, Wireless Client, Bridge, AP Repeater)
    Restore Factory Default Web, Push button
    Antenna (2) Transmit, (2) Receive; 2.4 GHz: external 9 dBi omni-directional antennas
    Data Rate 80 Mbps maximum
    Distance 6 miles (10 km)
    Frequency 802.11 b/g/n: 2.4 – 2.484 GHz
    Operating Channels 2.4 GHz – FCC 1-11; ETSI 1-13
    Radio Chains 2x2 MIMO with two spatial streams
    Receiver Sensitivity IEEE 802.11b: 85 dBm @ 11 Mbps; IEEE 802.11g: 89 dBm @ 6 Mbps; IEEE 802.11n: 86 dBm @ HT20, 83 dBm @ HT40
    RF Channels 20-, 40-MHz
    RF Ouput Power 2.4 GHz: 30dBm (2 TX) (The maximum power setting will vary by channel and according to individual country regulations.)
    Security Open, Share key (64/128/152-bits WEP; , Legacy 802.1X; WPA WAP2, WPA-PSK(TKIP), WPA2-PSK(AES), WPA-PSK + WPA2-PSK
    Standards IEEE 802.11b/g/n, 2.4 GHz
    Product Includes:
  • (1) access point
  • (1) PoE power injector with (1) power 24-VDC cord
  • (1) pole-mounting rings
  • (1) ferrite suppression core
  • (1) grounding wire
  • Quick-installation guide

  • Lightning protection is required for safe installation. For more information, contact Tech Support.

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

    The 2.4GHz Wireless Point-to-Multipoint Ethernet Extender Access Point comes with a standard 1 Year Double Diamond™ Warranty (Standard) already included.

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

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