USB 1.1 over Cat5e Extender Balun
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USB 1.1 over Cat5e Extender Balun
No longer are USB devices limited to a 15 ft. space around your computer. With the USB Extender you can place your USB printer, camera, or other peripheal exactly where it needs to be. The extender utilizes Cat5e patch cables, which is an economic solution for long distance cable. Installs in seconds—simply connect the extender to your computer, run a Cat5e patch cable in between, and connect your device to the other side.
- Extended range up to 200 ft.
- Works with Cat5, Cat5e, and Cat6 cable
- No software required
- USB 1.0 and 1.1 compatible
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including phthalates, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment in the European Union. It stands for Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive.
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The WEEE Directive set collection, recycling and recovery targets for all types of electrical goods in the European community. It stands for Wate Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive.
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Q: What is a balun?
A: A balun is a small transformer which converts an audio or video signal from unbalanced to balanced and vice versa (hence the term 'bal*un'). By doing so baluns make the necessary impedance adjustment for audio-visual signal transmission between different wiring systems.
Q: Why use a Balun?
A: Sending your audio video and data signals over a Cat5e or Cat6 gives you three big advantages. First it allows you to carry your signal over an extremely long distance overcoming distance limits of some technologies. The second advantage is that it saves you money. Cat5e/6 is affordable especially in plenum rated spaces which is why it’s the cable of choice for media extension. Last Cat5e/6 cable is easier to run in small conduit and tight in-wall installations.
Q: What is the picture quality when using a balun?
A: The picture will be the as good as the source signal. Baluns are designed to maintain signal quality.
Q: Do I need any special tools to install a balun system?
A: No all of our baluns are plug-and-play. Simply connect both baluns to your equipment and run the cable.
USB Connector Guide
USB 2.0 A Male
Commonly plugged into the USB port on a computer
USB 2.0 A Female
Commonly used for extending the length of an existing USB cable. USB A Male is able to plug into this connector
USB 2.0 B Male
Commonly used on a printer external hard drive and other USB Devices
|USB 2.0 Micro Male|
Commonly used on new smartphones and other USB devices
USB 2.0 Mini Male
Commonly used on cell phones digital cameras and GPS devices
USB 2.0 Mini Female
Commonly used to extend the length of an existing USB mini cable
USB 3.0 A Male
Commonly used on USB 3.0 devices
USB 3.0 B Male
Commonly used on USB 3.0 printers and other USB devices
USB 3.0 Micro
|Commonly used on USB 3.0 hubs and other devices|
|Features & Specs|
|Connector A||Type of Connector on Side A of the adapter?||USB 1.1 Type A Male|
|Connector B||Type of Connector on Side B of the adapter?||USB 1.1 Type A Female|
|Distance||Max distance this adapter supports?||200 Feet|
|Additional Cable Required||Does this adapter require any other cables?||Ethernet|
|Powered By||How is this adapter powered ?||Bus Powered|