RocketLinx ® MC7001 Single-Mode Ethernet to Fiber

Our Ethernet to fiber media converter is a rugged, full-featured DIN rail mount converter in a small form factor IP31 housing.

Part Number: 32020-3

  • One 10/100BASE-TX port to One 100BASE-FX port media converter
  • Dual Forwarding modes -- Switching and Pure converter
  • Supports 1.5KV Hi-Pot isolation protection
  • Supports Auto MDI/MDIX, Auto-Negotiation
  • Serial to fiber media converters Supports Single-Mode 30KM link distance
  • Auto Link Loss Forwarding (LLF) for fault detection
  • Extreme low data forwarding latency -- 1.6 x 10^-6 Sec
  • Wide range DC or AC power input with DC polarity correction
  • Compact aluminum case with IP31 grade protection
  • -10° to 70° C operating temperature for hazardous environment applications

The RocketLinx MC7001 is an Ethernet to fiber media converter designed to excel in harsh industrial environments requiring a rugged, full-featured DIN rail mount converter in a small form factor IP31 housing. The RocketLinx MC7001 converts 10/100BASE-TX Ethernet to 100BASE-FX fiber with models available supporting Single-Mode fiber connections.

Simple DIP switch configuration, low latency performance, a wide operating temperature range of -10° to 70°C, and advanced features including pure converter and switch modes combine to make the RocketLinx MC7001 a superior choice for applications requiring Ethernet to fiber conversion.

  • RocketLinx MC7001 Single-Mode Ethernet to Fiber Converter
  • Quick Installation Guide
  • Network Interface 10/100BASE-TX, 100BASE-FX
  • Enclosure IP31 grade aluminum metal case
  • Installation Method DIN Rail
  • LED Indicators POWER, RJ45 Port Link/Activity, Fiber Port Link/Activity
  • Dimensions 4.0" x 1.2" x 2.8"
    10.16 x 3.05 x 7.11 cm
  • Product Weight 0.36 lbs
    0.16 kg
Electrical Specifications
  • Device
    • DC Input Voltage 18 to 32VDC
    • AC Input Voltage 18 to 27VAC, 47-63Hz
    • Current Consumption +24VDC 145mA
    • Power Consumption (Max) 3.5W
    • Power Connector Type (1) 2-Pin Screw Terminal Block
    • Reverse Polarity Protection Protection Against Power Input Reversal
Environmental Specifications
  • Air temperature
    • System On -10 to 70°C
    • System Off -40 to 80°C
  • Operating Humidity (Non-Condensing) 0% to 95%
  • Heat Output 11.9 BTU/Hr
  • MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) 57.9 Years
Ethernet Specifications
  • Connector Type (1) RJ45
  • Ethernet Cable Type CAT-3, CAT-4, CAT-5 (UTP or STP)
  • Standard 10/100BASE-TX Auto MDI/MDIX, Auto-Negotiation
  • Link Distance 100 Meters
  • Forwarding Modes
    • Pure Converter Mode Directly transfers Ethernet packets without frame-checking
    • Switch Transfer Mode Forwards Ethernet packets after received completely and after frame-checking. 64 to 1522 bytes supported.
  • Link Loss Forward Link loss forward capable for fault detection

Optical Fiber Specifications

  • Fiber Mode Single-Mode
  • Connector Type (2) Duplex SC
  • Standard IEEE 802.3
  • Fiber Cable Type 8/125um, 9/125um, or 10/125um
  • Link Distance (Max) 30KM
  • Wave Length 1310nm
  • Transmit Power (Min) -15 dBM
  • Transmit Power (Max) -8 dBM
  • Receive Sensitivity (Min) 0 dBM
  • Receive Sensitivity (Max) -34 dBM
  • Link Budget 19 dBM
  • Supported Communication 100Base-FX Full-Duplex or Half-Duplex
Export Information
  • Packaged Shipping Weight 0.60 lbs
    0.27 kg
  • Package Dimensions 6.0" x 2.5" x 5.0"
    15.24 x 6.35 x 12.7 cm
  • UPC Code 7-56727-32020-3
  • Country of Origin Taiwan
  • ECCN 5A991
  • Schedule B Number 8517.62.0050
Regulatory Approvals
  • Emissions European Standard EN55022
    CISPR 22
    FCC Part 15 Subpart B: Class A limit
  • Immunity European Standard EN55024
    IEC 1000-4-2/EN61000-4-2: ESD
    IEC 1000-4-3/EN61000-4-3: RF
    IEC 1000-4-4/EN61000-4-4: FAST TRANSIENT
    IEC 1000-4-5/EN61000-4-5: SURGE
    IEC 1000-4-6/EN61000-4-6: CONDUCTED DISTURBANCE
    IEC 1000-4-8/EN61000-4-8: MAGNETIC FIELD
    IEC 1000-4-11/EN61000-4-11: DIPS AND VOLTAGE VARIATIONS
  • Other Regulatory Approvals European Standard: RoHS 2 Compliant under CE
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Part Number: 32020-3

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