This switch was built with the focus on reliability. The switch has integrated into its design a high-quality sealed switch with self-wiping contacts. This switching mechanism is a sealed precious metal contact switch. The aluminum housing provides EMI shielding. The company is so sure of the workmanship and quality of this switch that it offers a lifetime warranty against manufacturing defects.
The switch port connectors include (3) RJ45 female connectors labeled A, B and COMMON. The front-panel control is via (1) rotary switch that selects the A or B position. There is no power required with this manually operated switch. The switch supports all 8 pins of the RJ45 CAT6 interface. The is no need to plug and unplug cables with the Model 8086, thereby eliminating connector wear.
The Model 8086 is available for shipment worldwide. The dimensions are 5.3” W x 2.6” H x 7.3” D (13.5 x 6.6 x 18.5 cm) and the weight is approximately 1 lb. (0.5 Kg). The company also provides custom length CAT6 cables for the switch installation.
For more information on the Model 8086, including a detailed full-color application diagram and a link to the product specification sheet, visit the company Website at http://www.electrostandards.com/