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Patton CopperLink Model 1311R - Local Unit
CopperLink Ruggedized Ethernet Extender
Ethernet extension doesn’t have to be expensive or difficult. The CL1300R series of Ruggedized Ethernet Extenders open the door to cost-effective Ethernet extension that is easy to set up. Featuring plug-and-play installation, the CL1300R series CopperLink Ethernet Extenders leverage existing copper twisted-pair infrastructure to interconnect Ethernet devices and networks at high speeds over long distances.
Operating over standard 0.5 mm (24 AWG) voice-grade wiring, the CL1300R series delivers speeds up to
5.7 Mbps and extends Ethernet connections across distances ranging from 2.7 to 6.9 km (1.7 to 4.3 miles). Whether you need connect to a remote office or private-network backbone to a corporate LAN—or interconnect such network-enabled devices such as PCs, digital sensors and IP cameras—Patton Ethernet Extenders offer the industry’s optimum combination of speed and distance.
Patton’s CopperLink Ethernet Extenders ensure hassle-free set-up and operation, while achieving the highest possible line rate for the required distance and electro-magnetic environment. Users “hard-set” the desired line rate via DIP switches or console Telnet. A 35mm DIN rail clip is included on all units for clean installations.
The CL1311R comes with a single Ethernet port and the CL1314R comes with two Ethernet ports. It features auto-sensing, 10/100Base-TX Ethernet switch that provides automatic medium-dependent interface crossover capability (auto-MDIX). That means you can use cross-over or straight-through cables (whichever is handy) to connect up your Ethernet devices. The auto-MDIX feature detects the polarity of the cabling on each port, and automatically configures the signaling to match. Absolutely no user-configuration is required.
Operating at layer 2 of the OSI model (data link layer), the CL1300R series transparently passes all higher-layer protocols—including VLAN tagging, multicast addressing, VPN pass-through for IPsec, and all IP-video compression schemes. All common industrial protocols are also transparently supported, including MODBUS/TCP and PROFINET IO.
Set-up is easy! Simply connect up to your LAN devices to the Ethernet switch, plug the copper twisted-pair into each extender, and apply power! For simple, cost-effective and efficient Ethernet extension, Patton's CopperLink Ethernet Extenders are the ideal solution!