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Entry type: Product note, Entry ID: 43265062, Entry date: 06/23/2010
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Extended glass fiber-optic cable lengths for SCALANCE components

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Extending fiber-optic cable lengths for SCALANCE components with a glass fiber-optic interface

 

 

Extending the maximum permissible glass fiber-optic cable lengths for SCALANCE components with a fiber-optic interface

 

In order to establish a 100 Mbit/s connection between SCALANCE components with a glass fiber-optic interface,

SIMATIC NET glass fiber-optic cables can be used to bridge the following maximum distances (incl. 2 connection points with capacity greater than 0.5 dB):

 

Glass fiber-optic cable (Multimode) with 50/125 µm core:     max. 5 km

Glass fiber-optic cable (Multimode) with 62.5/125 µm core:   max. 4 km

 

This applies to the following SIMATIC NET cables:

 

6XV1873-2xx

6XV1820-xxx

 

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