The Veracity HIGHWIRE QUAD integrates HIREWIRE Ethernet over Coaxial Cable technology with a four-port PoE switch capiable of supplying power to four Class 2 PoE compatible divices.
The adapter converts the symmetrical send/receive Ethernet signals into asymmetrical signals and then combines them to be transported over a single strand of copper.
The adapter also converts the 12VDC or 24VAC power supply for legacy analogue cameras into PoE on the network ports.
The Veracity HIGHWIRE QUAD is used together with a standard single-port Veracity HIREWIRE at the control room end to transmit fully specified Ethernet signals transparently across a single legacy coaxial cable link of up to 500m and provide four PoE outputs proximal to the IP-Cameras.
Auto-optimizing for all 75 Ohm coaxial cable:
280m (920ft) full-rate over video-grade RG-59 (Up to 350m depending on quality)
350m (1150ft) full-rate over RG-6
500m (1640ft) full-rate over RG-11
4-port unmanaged Ethernet switch
Auto-configuring for speed (10BASE-T or 100BASE-T) and duplex
Use with Cat 5, Cat 5e or Cat 6 patch or crossover cables
IEEE 802.3af compliant PSE
Maximum power out 30W, isolated
(Allocated by IEEE PoE power class)
Auto type and polarity detection with detachable screw terminal connector
10-40V DC (max current 3.2A at 12V)
20-28V AC (max current 1.6A at 24V)
92 x 111 x 32mm (3.62 x 4.37 x 1.26in)
107 x 140 x 32mm (4.21 x 5.51 x 1.26in) including connector and mounting lugs
HIGHWIRE QUAD will power access control panals and interlocks aswell as IP-Surveillance cameras.
LONG RANGE NETWORKING
Use HIGHWIRE as a cost-effective means to deploy network connections beyond 100 metres - for example a buried RG-11 cable can be used to deliver a network connection between buildings 500 metres apart.
HIGHWIRE can be used on legacy coaxial cables found in rail transport or elsewhere, and its universal power input makes it well-suited to low-voltage installations.
Because coaxial cable will coil and bend properly, unlike Cat 5 cable, HIGHWIRE provides an ideal means to provide network access to elevator carriages, for VoIP, security, lift panel and other devices.
ANYWHERE THERE IS COAXIAL CABLE
HIGHWIRE has been deployed over all types of video cable, radar, TV antenna and satellite downlinks, armored steel cables, you name it. 50 ohm coax or cables of other impedance can normally be used without any modification to the unit.
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