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USB 1.1 CAT5 Extender, 1-Port

Extends USB peripherals beyond the desktop up to 131 feet.

This product replaces the Single USB to CAT5 Extender (IC244A-R2).


108 In Stock
Same Day Shipping (before 5PM ET)
3 YEAR DoubleDiamond™ Warranty (Standard)

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Product Features

  • Extend USB peripherals including keyboards, mice, interactive white boards, and game controllers up to 131 feet (40 meters).


  • Some low-speed HID devices can be extended out to 279 feet (85 meters).
  • Extender supplies up to 400mA to USB devices.
  • Will support USB 2.0 at a maximum of 12 Mbps, or 1.5 Mbps for low-speed USB 1.1 devices.
  • Plug and play. No software drivers needed.
  • Supports all major operating systems, including Windows®, Mac OS X®, and Linux®.

  • Tech Specs

    Available Current 400mA when Local Extender is supplied with 700mA
    Compliance Emissions: FCC (Class A), CE (Class A) Immunity: CE Criteria A Environmental: RoHS Safety: CPSIA, Flammability V-1
    Dimensions (Each Extender) 3.34"H x 1.57"W x .87"D (8.5 x 4 x 2.2 cm)
    Environmental Operating humidity: 0 to 94% relative, noncondensing
    Link Connector RJ-45
    Pig Tail Length Local: 18" (45.7 cm); Remote: 6" (15.2 cm)
    Range Full-speed and low-speed: Up to 131 ft. (40 m); Low-speed: Up to 279 ft. (85 m)
    USB Connector Local: (1) USB Type A Plug; Remote: (1) USB Type A receptacle
    Weight (Each Extender) 0.11 lb. (49.9 g)

    * 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.



    Double Diamond 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.

    The USB 1.1 CAT5 Extender, 1-Port comes with a standard 3 Year warranty 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!*

    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.