Ethernet/Fast Ethernet Media Converter

Key Features:

Ethernet/Fast Ethernet Media Converter in industrial design

• Robust media converter for Fast Ethernet (100 Mbps) and Ethernet (10 Mbps)
• Transparent conversion of the data
• External alarm contacts
• Connection for redundant power supply
• Effective overvoltage protection

Product Details


Type Ethernet / Fast Ethernet media converter for industrial use

Local Ports (Twisted-Pair)

Number of Ports 1
Type Fast Ethernet, dual speed 10/100Base-TX
Connector RJ-45 jack, shielded
Cable Type Twisted-Pair cable, category 5e, impedance 100 Ohm, length max. 100 m

Local Ports (other)

Number of Ports 1
Type Alarm-Conctact
Connector 3 pin screw connector
Pinout opened/closed (NO/NC)

Local Ports (other)

Number of Ports 1
Type Fast Ethernet
Multimode: 100Base-FX
Single Mode: 100Base-FX
Connector ST or SC duplex
Fiber Cable Type Multimode: 50 or 62.5/125 µm fiber
Single Mode: 9/125 µm fiber, duplex
Distance Multimode: 2000 m
Single Mode: 15 km, 40 km,
other distances on request
actual distance may depend on fiber performance
Output Optical Power Multimode 1310 nm: -19 dBm
Single Mode 1300nm 15 km: -15 dB
Single Mode 1300nm 40 km: -5 dB
Receiver Sensitivity Multimode 1310 nm: -31 dBm
Single Mode 1300nm 15 km: -31 dB
Single Mode 1300nm 40 km: -34 dB


Type 6 LEDs
Power green: Ready for operation
Link FX-Link: Fiber link
FX-Act: Data traffic on fiber
TX-Link: Twisted Pair link
TX-Act: Data traffic on Twisted Pair
Status Alarm: Link interrupted

Control Panel

DIP Switch 4 DIP-Switches:
– duplex mode (FD/HD)
– advanced link monitor (on/off)
– Link through TX (on/off)
– Link through FX (on/off)

Power Supply (DC)

Input Voltage 18 – 36 V DC / max. 500 mA
redundant connector
Connector 2 x 2 pin screw clamp


Operating Temperature -20..60°C
Storage Temperature -20..80°C
Relative Humidity 5..90% non condensing


Dimensions 38 mm x 108 mm x 116 mm (B x T x H)
Weight 725 g
Mounting DIN rail
Protection class IP 30

Standards Compliance

IEEE (Ethernet) 802.3 10Base-T Ethernet
802.3u 100Base-TX/ FX


MTBF 500.000 h
Method Calculated, MIL-HDBK-217F

Additional Features

Software To avoid unnoticed interruption in Fiber or Ethernet segment the media converter have an integrated “Link Through” functionality which is forwarding the link status from one segment to the other.


Standard 1x Ethernet Media Converter
2x screw terminals
1x Quick Installation Guide