Local and Remote Unit of the extender are connected using a value for money network cable Cat.5 UTP or STP with a length of up to 50m. The USB Extender should be connected to its own USB port on the PC without additional extenders, hubs or ♠devices.
Unique solution for connecting a modern USB equipped PC or Mac to any RS-232 serial equipment over distances of up to 2000m using low cost CAT 5e/6 network cable
Local Transmitter is USB Bus Powered
Ideal for use with EPOS, process control, lab equipment, digital signage etc.
Aluminium transmitter and receiver modules
2 year warranty
The LINDY USB to RS-232 Serial Extender over CAT5 is a low cost hardware solution that combines a USB to Serial RS-232 Converter with a CAT 5e/6 extender. It provides full-duplex remote access and control of RS-232 protocol devices from your modern, USB equipped PC or Mac.
The Extender consists of a local Transmitter and remote Receiver unit connected via CAT5e or higher network cable, providing you with a tremendous amount of flexibility in your installation. Ideal for digital signage, industrial monitoring and control, POS or security applications. It allows you to place RS-232 devices in any location you want and control them remotely from up to 2000 meters (6560 feet) away while you can also utilise existing wallports and cabling to connect the device without the need for long length RS-232 cables.
Extender with Transmitter and Receiver
USB Type A to Type B Cable
Multi Country PSU 5V DC ~1A with DC connector 5.5mm/2.1mm
Four High Speed USB 2.0 ports for connecting storage, printers, webcams etc.
RJ-45 10/100/1000Mbps Network Connection
Web interface for easy management of devices
Network protocol: TCP/IP
Supports Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10
2 year warranty
This multifunction USB server allows you to share four USB devices amongst multiple users on your network. It features four high-speed USB 2.0 ports for simultaneous connection to the devices and an RJ-45 port for connecting to the LAN. It supports USB devices such as multifunction printers, scanners, hard drives and flash card readers. Installation and operation is quick and easy via a user friendly web interface.
Extend a USB 2.0 port up to 50m* using a low cost CAT5/5e/6 network cable (not included)
Power over CAT5/6 requires a single power supply to be connected to the Transmitter only
Supports USB 2.0 High Speed and USB 1.1 Full Speed / Low Speed
Plug & Play installation – Compatible with all Operating Systems with USB support
2 Year Warranty
* Quoted lengths are possible with a direct connection between Transmitter and Receiver using a good quality CAT6 UUTP Solid Core cable. Using a different cable type, or introducing wall plates, couplers or patch panels will result in a reduction of possible distances.
The LINDY USB 2.0 CAT5/6 4 Port Extender can be used to extend the distance between a USB peripheral device and host computer by up to 50m. It consists of a local unit which connects to the computer and a remote unit that connects up to 4 devices. Standard, low cost CAT5/5e/6 network cable (not included) is then used to bridge the connection between the two units.
The Extender features Power over CAT5/6, this requires a single power supply to be connected to the Transmitter/Local unit, and this handy feature allows the Receiver/Remote unit and connected devices to be located more freely as no power supply is required. For added convenience both the Transmitter and Receiver units both feature integrated mounting brackets making installation even easier.
Maximum Distance 50m (with CAT5 or higher STP cable)
Plug & Play – no driver installation required
Supports all major operating systems with USB support
Local unit includes 19cm USB connection cable
2 year warranty
This Extender is perfect for increasing the distance between your computer and USB peripherals using inexpensive CAT5 or higher cable.
It comprises a local unit, which must be connected directly to a USB port on your computer, and remote unit with a built-in bus-powered USB 2.0 hub for connecting up to 4 peripherals. CAT5 or higher network patch cable (not included) is then used to connect the two units together at distances upto 50m.
Note: The maximum distance between the Local & Remote Unit is 50m with STP cable, otherwise the distance is limited to 40m. For the best results, and maximum distances, we recommend using our LINDY CAT6 SSTP PiMF Stranded Core, Bulk Cable.