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Black Box CAT5 Video/RS-232 Extender Kit - Monitor/serial extender - RJ-45 / RJ-45 - up to 360 ft (AC163A)

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Black Box CAT5 Video/RS-232 Extender Kit - Monitor/serial extender - RJ-45 / RJ-45 - up to 360 ft
  • MacMall Part #: 8551117 
  • Manufacturer Part #: AC163A 
  • Platform: Universal 

The Black Box CAT5 Video/RS-232 Extender Kit makes it easy to broadcast a video image on a screen up to 360 feet away or remotely control a video projector that has RS-232 serial connectors. With the kit, it's simple and straightforward!The CAT5 Video/RS-232 Extender Kit has many applications! It's not only ideal for conference room and classroom environments, but it's also great for point-of-sale retail settings. For example, you can use the extenders to connect a plasma screen in a high-traffic area while maintaining control of the on-screen information through a locally attached PC and monitor.The system uses bidirectional RS-232 for transmit and receive signals. And because local and remote units use shielded twisted pair for communications, the kit is easy to connect. Plus, there's no extra cable clutter!

Technical Specs

Device Type Monitor/serial extender
Form Factor External
Connectivity Technology Wired
Max Transfer Distance 360 ft
Status Indicators Power, transmit
Expansion / Connectivity
Interfaces VGA - HD-15 female ¦ RS-232 - DB-9 female ¦ Serial / video - RJ-45 female
Cables Included 1 x display cable - 2 ft ¦ 1 x serial cable - 2 ft
Compliant Standards Plug and Play
Power Device External power adapter
Voltage Required AC 100/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Dimensions & Weight
Width 2.5 in
Depth 3 in
Height 0.9 in
Weight 0.2 lbs
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 3 years warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 3 years
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