USB Over Cat5 Extender comes in wall plate version.

Press Release Summary:

With wall-plate form factor that provides streamlined, finished look to wiring installations, USB Wall Plate (model B202-150-WP) uses Cat5/Cat6 cable and lets users place host computer up to 150 ft away from any USB peripheral device. Rear-mounted RJ45 jacks facilitate connections between wall plates, without 110-type punchdown connections. Compliant with USB 1.1 specifications, bus-powered solution does not require any additional AC adapters and provides 1.5-12 Mbps transfer rates.

Original Press Release:

New Extender Wall Plate Kit: for a Clean, Professional Installation

Chicago, IL-Tripp Lite, a world-leading manufacturer of power protection and connectivity solutions, has introduced a Wall Plate version of its popular USB Over Cat5 Extender. The new USB Wall Plate (model B202-150-WP) provides all of the benefits of the earlier model, while offering the professional, streamlined appearance which comes with the Wall Plate form factor.

Key Features and Benefits:
  • Allows users to place a host computer up to 150 feet away from any USB peripheral device
  • Wall-plate form factor provides a streamlined, finished look to wiring installations
  • Rear-mounted RJ45 jacks enable easy connections between wall plates, without the need for 110-type punchdown connections
  • Uses readily available Cat5/Cat6 cable
  • Bus-powered-no additional AC adapters required
  • Provides transfer rates of 1.5Mbps to 12Mbps
  • Compliant with USB 1.1 specifications

    "The B202-150-WP is ideal for use with USB peripherals that need to exceed the 5-meter USB distance limitation," said David Posner, Tripp Lite Product Manager. "Its Wall Plate design and RJ45 jacks enable easy installation using standard patch cable, so it is a convenient, hassle-free choice for installers and end-users alike."

    About Tripp Lite
    Outstanding product reliability and exceptional service have been Tripp Lite trademarks for more than 85 years. Tripp Lite's innovations include the world's first UPS system designed specifically for personal computers, and the world's most trusted premium surge suppressor-the Isobar®-with more than 16 million in use. Tripp Lite maintains the highest level of ready-to-ship inventory in the industry with more than 1,000 different products, including UPS systems, rack systems, PDUs, PowerAlert software for enterprise-level system management and control, surge suppressors, KVM switches, cables and connectivity products, inverters, power strips, notebook accessories and more. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Tripp Lite maintains a global presence with fully staffed offices worldwide. Additional information, including a list of Tripp Lite's sales offices and authorized reseller partners, can be found by visiting Tripp Lite's website:

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