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NetBotz Fiber Pod Extender

Published date: 15 May 2018


NetBotz Fiber Pod Extender

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NetBotz Fiber pod extender.


Product information.


The NetBotz Fiber Pod Extender is composed of two main components:
  • Local Extender Unit
  • Remote Extender Unit

The Fiber Pod Extender has an integrated 4 port USB hub built into the Remote Extender Unit.

The NetBotz Fiber Pod Extenders support up to 1640 feet (500 meters) of CAT-5 cabling between the local and remote ends.

Local Extender Unit:
  • Self-powered
  • Attaches to NetBotz 420 or 500 via standard USB cable
  • Upstream = USB B connector (connects to the 420 or 500)
  • Downstream = MT-RJ connector (connects to the Remote Extender Unit)

Remote Extender Unit:
  • Self-powered
  • Integrated 1 port USB hub
  • Upstream = MT-RJ connector (connects to the Local Extender Unit)
  • Downstream = USB A connector (connects to camera or sensor pods)
  • Maximum of 1 hub can be connected to the Remote Extender Unit to extend an additional 16 feet or 5 meters.

NOTE: Both ends of the Fiber Pod Extender must be powered.

Fiber Cabling Specifications:
  • The fiber cabling must provide a duplex connection and be terminated with MT-RJ connectors at both ends.
  • To ensure proper operation, only 62.5/125 multimode or 50/125 multimode cabling should be used to connect the Local Extender Unit to the Remote Extender Unit.

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