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16 Port Rackmount FTDI USB to Serial COM Adapter Hub - RS232 Multiplexer

Convert a Single USB Port into 16 RS232 Serial Ports in a Hardened Industrial-grade Rack-mountable Chassis

Product ID: ICUSB23216F

  • 16 RS232 interfaces through a single USB port
  • 921.6 Kbps baud per port
  • 256-byte transmit, 128-byte receive FIFO
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  • Rack-mountable design
  • COM port retention
  • -40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F) extended operating temperature range
  • All metal chassis
  • Includes AC Adapter, and Terminal Block power options
502,99 € EUR exc VAT
603,59 € EUR inc VAT

Overview

The ICUSB23216F 16-Port Rack Mountable FTDI USB Serial Hub (FTDI) adds 16 RS232 Serial ports with data transfer rates up to 921.6 Kbps, for control by a desktop or laptop computer system using a single USB port.

This durable, hardened USB to RS232 hub offers an all metal chassis, which fits into standard 19-inch server storage racks for an organized industrial USB to COM port solution, and supports an extended -40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F) operating temperature range that allows for reliable use in even the harshest environments.

The hub features COM port retention, retaining assigned serial COM port values, allowing the same values to automatically be re-assigned to the port provided by the adapter in the event it is disconnected, then re-connected to the host computer.

The USB-serial hub includes both an AC adapter and Terminal Block power options and features a reliable FTDI USB to serial chipset that offers simple installation into a broad range of operating systems including Windows®, Linux and Mac OS.

Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Extended, hardened operating temperature range allows the device to remain operational in harsh conditions
  • Adding 16 ports using a single USB port delivers maximum control of several RS232 serial devices, without having to purchase multiple I/O cards
  • Rack-mountable, all-metal chassis for durability in industrial environments

Applications

Ideal for industrial automation on factory/manufacturing floors

Full control of your server room serial components from a single device

Control/monitoring of surveillance/security cameras and systems

Self-service automated machines and kiosks (grocery, airport) to control serial devices such as scales, touchscreens, magnetic card readers, bar code scanners, receipt printers, label printers

POS control of keyboards, cash drawers, receipt printers, card readers/card swipes, scales, and elevated displays on poles

Bank teller workstations in either full profile or low profile versions, to control their serial devices such as cash drawers, card readers / card swipes, printers, keypads / pinpads, pen pads

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 2.0
Chipset ID FTDI - FT232RL
Interface Serial
Port Style External Hub
Ports 16
Performance
Data Bits 7, 8
FIFO 256 Bytes
Max Baud Rate 921.6 Kbps
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 480 Mbps
Parity Odd, Even, Mark, Space, None
Serial Protocol RS-232
Stop Bits 1, 2
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - USB B (4 pin) Female
16 - DB-9 (9 pin, D-Sub) Male
Software
OS Compatibility Windows® CE (4.2, 5.0, 6.0), XP Embedded, 98SE, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016
Mac OS® 10.6 to 10.12
Linux 2.4.x to 4.11.x LTS Versions only
Indicators
LED Indicators 16 - Data Receive
16 - Data Transmit
Power
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Input Current 0.8A
Input Voltage 110V-240V AC
Output Current 2.5A
Output Voltage 12 DC
Plug Type N
Power Consumption (In Watts) 30
Power Source AC Adapter Included
Environmental
Humidity 20~80% RH (Non-condensing)
Operating Temperature -40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F)
Storage Temperature -65°C to 150°C (-85°F to 302°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Steel
Product Height 45 mm [1.8 in]
Product Length 430 mm [16.9 in]
Product Weight 1520 g [53.7 oz]
Product Width 120 mm [4.7 in]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 2.5 kg [5.5 lb]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 16 port USB to RS232 Hub
2 - DIN mount brackets
2 - Rack Mount Ears
1 - USB Cable
1 - Universal power adapter: comes ready for NA/EU/UK only when you buy in NA/EU/UK; comes ready for Australia and New Zealand only when you buy in Australia and New Zealand
1 - Driver CD
1 - Instruction Manual

Compatibility

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Windows® CE (4.2, 5.0, 6.0), XP Embedded, 98SE, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016
Mac OS® 10.6 to 10.12
Linux 2.4.x to 4.11.x LTS Versions only

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