Single-Port PoE Midspan/Injector uses shielded RJ-45 jacks.

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Designed to fit in 2.12 in. spaces, Model BT-CAT5-E1 can either inject or tap up to 48 Vdc on unused wires in standard Category 5 cable. Device utilizes two 10/100 BaseT shielded RJ-45 jacks and one male 2.5 mm power connection. Available individually or with 48 or 70 W power supply, passive midspan/injector includes power indicator LED and overcurrent protection circuit. Applications include wireless LAN APs and bridges, IP surveillance cameras, and VoIP telephones.

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Compact Single-Port Cat5 Passive PoE Midspan/Injectors Offer Cost Effective PoE Solutions

NORTH ANDOVER, MA - L-com, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, now carries a compact passive PoE Midspan/Injector for single Cat5 lines starting at just $5.00 US. The new BT-CAT5-E1 product can either inject or tap up to 48 VDC on the unused wires in a standard Category 5 cable.

It can fit in spaces just 2.12 inches (54 mm) wide and it weighs just 29 grams. Starting at just $5.00 per individual unit, it utilizes shielded RJ45 jacks and a 2.5mm power jack. In addition to the single unit, L-com will carry kits that combine the unit with either a 48W or 70W power supply.

"For years we have offered a broad selection of heavy-duty midspans and injectors for long term installations," said Patrick Pesa, Director of Product Management. "This new item complements that line by offering a small and light unit that can easily be moved or arranged as needed."

The new product is expected to be available to ship by the end of March. It will be stocked in the US for same-day shipment. A comprehensive diagram, datasheet, 2D engineering drawing and 3D CAD model are all available for free download on L-com's web site.

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L-com, a global designer and manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, offers a wide range of solutions and unmatched customer service for the electronics and data communications industries. The company's product portfolio includes cable assemblies, connectors, adapters, computer networking components, and custom products, as well as the Hyperlink line of wireless products. Trusted for more than 25 years, L-com, Inc. is headquartered in North Andover, Mass., and is ISO 9001: 2008-certified. For more information, please visit:

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