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Kramer VS-8FW 8-Port Fire Wire Repeater

Firewire Repeater

Kramer VS-8FW 8-Port Fire Wire Repeater

Kramer VS-8FW 8-Port Fire Wire Repeater

Firewire Repeater

SKU: 18029

Cat no: 7983

  • Cascading Operation
  • Hot Swapping
  • ESD Protection
  • Compact deisgn

Estimated Delivery 1 to 2 days

£109.00 (ex vat) £130.80 (incl vat)

The VS-4FW and VS-8FW are high performance bidirectional hub/repeaters for 6-pin FireWire (IEEE 1394) signals. They will increase the number of ports available and/or will extend the distance of FireWire cable runs.
Cascading Operation - Multiple units can be cascaded to create a Firewire system with up to 63 ports.
Range - Doubles Firewire cable range from 14.75’ (4.5m) to 29.5’ (9m). Multiple units can be cascaded to extend the range to up to 236’ (72m).

Hot Swapping - Supports plug and play.
Transfer Rates - 100, 200, and 400Mbps.
ESD Protection - Incorporates Kramer’s Spark-Guard Pro™ signal protection circuitry to help protect against ESD (electrostatic discharge) which can damage digital equipment.
Compact Kramer TOOLS™ - 3 units can be rack mounted side-by-side in a 1U rack space with the optional RK-3T rack adapter. Additional rack adapters with other configurations are also available.

Product Specification

PORTS: Eight 6-pin serial 1394 Ports.
TRANSFER RATE: 100/200/400 Mbps.
STANDARDS: Fully supports the provisions of the IEEE 1394-1995 Standard for High Performance Serial Bus and theP1394a Supplement; Fully interoperable with FireWire™ and i.LINK™ implementation of IEEE Std 1394; Fully compliant with OpenHCI requirements; Provides Six P1394a Fully Compliant Cable Ports at 100/200/400 Megabits per Second (Mbps); Full P1394a support includes: Connection Debounce, Arbitrated Short Reset, Multispeed Concatenation, Arbitration Acceleration, Fly-By Concatenation, Port Disable/Suspend/Resume; Extended Resume Signaling for Compatibility with Legacy DV Devices; ESD protection for high-speed data lines to IEC 61000-4-2 (ESD) 15kV (air), 8kV (contact), IEC 61000-4-5 (Lightning) 12A (8/20us), and IEC 61000-4-4 (EFT) 40A (5/50ns)
DIMENSIONS: 12cm x 7.5cm x 2.5cm (4.7” x 2.95” x 0.98”) W, D, H.
WEIGHT: 0.3kg (0.67lbs) approx.

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