The Ethernet switch with the product code BRS40-8TX/4SFP-HL is designed by Hirschmann and it is part of their BOBCAT series of managed switches intended for DIN Rail mounting. The BRS40-8TX/4SFP-HL switch has 12 ports for real-time communication and it has an operating voltage rating of 12 to 24 Volts DC. The unit features a 6-pin plug-in terminal block for the power supply and a 2-pin plug-in terminal block for digital input. The unit consumes up to 11 Watts of power and it supports twisted pair cable lengths of up to 100 meters.

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About BRS40-8TX/4SFP-HL

The catalog number BRS40-8TX/4SFP-HL is used for an industrial switch that has been designed and produced by Hirschmann. The device installs on a DIN Rail and it is a managed industrial switching device. The unit is part of BOBCAT series and it is equipped with a plastic housing. The BRS40-8TX/4SFP-HL switch has 8 ports of the 10/100/1000BASE TX/RJ45 type and four 100/1000/2500 megabits per second fiber ports. Besides that, the unit provides a first uplink group of 2 SFP slots (100/1000/2500 megabits per second) and a second uplink group of 2 SFP slots (100/1000/2500 megabits per second). The BRS40-8TX/4SFP-HL switch operates on an input voltage of 12 to 24 Volts DC and it consumes 11 Watts of power during operation. The power output of the unit is 38 BTU per hour.


The BRS40-8TX/4SFP-HL managed switch has an operating temperature range of 0 to 60 degrees Celsius (32 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit) and it can be stored in locations with a temperature range of -40 to 70 degrees Celsius (-40 to 158 degrees Fahrenheit). When it comes to the mechanical stability of the unit, this switch features a shock resistance rating of 15 grams for 11 milliseconds duration. Additionally, the vibration tolerance rating of the unit is 5 to 8.4 Hertz with a 3.5-millimeters amplitude and 2 Hertz to 13.2 Hertz with a 1-millimeter amplitude. The electrostatic discharge of the unit meets the EN 61000-4-2 standards with 6 kilovolts of contact discharge immunity and 8 kilovolts of air discharge immunity. Additionally, the unit meets the EMC interference immunity requirements for electromagnetic fields, surge voltage, and conducted immunity.


Technical specifications


Managed Switches


12 Ports in Total (Eight 10/100/1000BASETX/RJ45 Ports, Four 100/1000/2500Mbit/s Fiber Ports)

1 Plug-In 6-Pin Terminal Block

1 Plug-In 2-Pin Terminal Block

0 to 100 meters

12 to 24 Volts DC

11 Watts

38 BTU per Hour

0 to 60 degrees Celsius (32 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit)

-40 to 70 degrees Celsius (-40 to 158 degrees Fahrenheit)

570 grams (1.2 pounds)

73 x 138 x 115 millimeters (2.8 x 5.4 x 4.5 inches)


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