Data Connect 2178HEE
 Industrial Ethernet Extender

The Data Connect 2178HEE is a point-to-point Industrial Ethernet Extender designed to operate in harsh environments that efficiently extends 10/100 Ethernet circuits to over 300meters (984feet) at 50Mbps using existing cross-over pair copper wire. The Data Connect 2178HEE functions at temperatures ranging from -40C to 75C (-40F to 167F) and is tested for functional operation -40C to 85C (-40F to 185F). The Data Connect 2178HEE will allow Ethernet connectivity in existing facilities without pulling extra cable. This is the perfect solution to Ethernet on the factory floor where systems have been upgraded from slower serial communications to Ethernet networking. Installation is easy with a single switch setting, one end is set for local and the other remote. The Data Connect 2178HEE is used in pairs to extend Ethernet connectivity over existing voice grade copper wire





Ethernet Extender Port:

DIP switch:

LED Indicators:


Regulatory Approvals:

2178HEE-00B Hardened 10/100Base-TX Ethernet Extender
Installation Type :DIN Rail (mounting kit is included)

Optional Panel mount kit, ordered separately,
part number: KP-AA96-480

Optional Rack mount kit, ordered separately,
part number: KR-BK43-400

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