NTI USB Extender via CAT5 for PC & SUN



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The NTI USB-C5 CAT5 extender extends four PC/SUN USB devices up to 100 feet. The USB extenders consist of two units, the local unit and the remote unit, which are interconnected with CAT5/5e/6 cable.

  • Transparent data extension.
  • Compact chassis.
  • Extend self-powered and/or bus-powered USB peripheral devices (security cameras, printer, scanner, keyboard, etc.).
  • Compatible with USB PC, SUN computers.
  • Compliant with USB 1.1 specifications.
  • Supports Plug-n-Play specification.

NTI USB-C5 Local Unit Features:

  • Female USB Type B connector for connecting to the CPU.
  • CPU Platform Compatibility:
    • SUN Blade 100, SUN Blade 1000, SUN Ray, SUN Fire 280R, and SUN Fire V20z.
    • PCs with USB-enabled OS (Win 98/2000/ME/XP) and USB ports.
    • PCs with USB-enabled BIOS (legacy USB support) and USB ports.

NTI USB-C5 Remote Unit Features:

  • Four female USB Type A connectors.
  • Supports low-speed and full-speed USB devices.
  • USB 1.1 compliant.

NTI USB Cat5 Extender Diagram
NTI USB Cat5 Extender Diagram

Cable Requirements:

  • Interface Cables:
    • One-meter male USB Type A to male USB Type B interface cable included
    • Existing device cables with male Type A connector required.
  • Extension Cable:
    • Use CAT5, CAT5e or CAT6 UTP straight through cable for TIA/EIA-568B wiring terminated with standard RJ45 connectors (not included).

NTI USB-C5 Specifications:

Mechanical Local Unit Remote Unit
Height 1.6 in. (4.0 cm.) 1.6 in. (4.0 cm.)
Width 5.2 in. (13.2 cm.) 5.2 in. (13.2 cm.)
Depth 4.3 in. (10.9 cm.) 4.3 in. (10.9 cm.)
Power powered by CAT5 cable from remote unit 110 or 220 VAC at 60 or 50 Hz via AC adapter.
Extension Limits

Extend CAT5/5e/6 up to 100 feet

Note: Use of CAT6 cable may decrease the maximum length of extension.