4163

ETHERNET SERIAL DEVICE SERVER

Serial Device Servers
4163 Ethernet Serial Device Server
4163 - 16 Port RS-232/422/485 Ethernet Serial Device Server (SeaLINK+16.ULTRA)
CE is a mandatory standard for products on the market in the European Economic Area. By CE marking a product, the manufacturer ensures that the item meets the essential safety requirements set out in the applicable CE directive.
This product fully adheres to the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive 2002/95/EC, RoHS for short.  The directive covers the restriction of use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment and was adopted in February 2003 by the European Union.
This product has a lifetime warranty against product failure (excludes user or enviromental damage).
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16 Port RS-232/422/485 Ethernet Serial Device Server with TR132/CA189 UK PSU
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DB9 Female to DB25 Male Standard RS-232 Modem Cable, 72" in Length
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Power Over Ethernet (PoE) Extractor with 5V/12V Switch
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Minimum order value - £50 (exc. VAT and delivery).
Free delivery of the 4163 to UK Mainland on orders over £150 (exc. VAT and delivery) when purchasing online - excludes Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Scottish Islands and the Channel Islands.

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4163 overview

  • Interface : Ethernet to RS-232/422/485 Server
  • LAN : Ethernet 10/100BaseT (autosense)
  • Ports : 16
  • Max. Data Rate : 230.4K bps
  • Max. Data Distance : up to 4000ft
  • Other Features : Appears as virtual COM ports to host machine
  • All modem control signals implemented
  • Built-in watchdog/reset circuit for fault tolerance
  • Hot-swappable
  • Connectors : 16 x RJ45
  • Power Requirements : 9-30V DC @ 10W with 12V DC mains adapter included
  • Operating Temperature : 0 to +70C
  • Software : SeaCOM software drivers included
  • Warranty : Lifetime Warranty
Connect with up to sixteen RS-232, RS-422 and RS-485 devices over an Ethernet network with the 4163 Ethernet serial server. For quick installation, a convenient webpage is used to select RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 mode for each serial port.

Additionally, the onboard webserver provides access to common serial and network settings, timeouts, and other settings. In RS-232 mode, all common modem control signals are implemented for maximum compatibility with a variety of peripherals.

SeaLINK products use industry standard RFC 2217 TCP/IP protocol for maximizing compatibility with the widest range of applications and devices.

The included software works under a wide variety of operating systems including Windows 98/ME/NT/2000/XP, and the 4163’s serial ports appear as virtual COM ports to the host machine.

Standard serial operating calls are transparently redirected to the 4163, guaranteeing compatibility with legacy serial devices and enabling backward compatibility with existing software.

Serial tunneling is also supported, allowing two native serial devices to communicate over a network. Alternatively, raw data socket mode is supported, eliminating the need for a driver.

Housed in rugged 1U rackmount metal enclosures, 4163 devices are suitable for variety of applications and environments.

Power indicator LEDs are included on both the front and rear of the enclosure, and each of the sixteen RJ45 serial connectors provide both Tx and Rx LED indicators to assist in troubleshooting.

Standard operating temperature range is 0°C to 70°C, and extended temperature (-40°C - +85°C) models are available.
 
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