The managed Hirschmann BOBCAT industrial switch with the product code BRS40-8TX-EEC provides network speeds of up to 1 Gigabit per second and it operates on DC voltage. The unit is designed for DIN Rail mounting but it can also be mounted on a wall. The unit has a power output rating of 27 BTU per hour and a power consumption rating of 8 Watts. The device has an operating temperature range of 0 to 60 degrees Celsius (32 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit) and it is built with a plastic casing with an IP 30 protection rating.

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About BRS40-8TX-EEC

The product code BRS40-8TX-EEC represents a BOBCAT managed Ethernet switch with 8 RJ45 ports. The supported port speed ratings are 10 megabits per second, 100 megabits per second, and 1 gigabit per second. The BRS40-8TX-EEC switch supports cable lengths of up to to 100 meters and it connects to a power source with an operating voltage range of 12 to 24 Volts DC. The unit has a power consumption rating of 8 Watts and power output rating of 27 BTU per hour. The device provides different software capabilities for security such as port-based access control with 802.1X, an integrated authentication server, access to management restriction by VLAN, device security indication, a configurable password policy, SNMP logging, local user management, remote authentication via RADIUS, and user account locking.


Additionally, the Hirschmann BRS40-8TX-EEC managed switch features time synchronization functionalities like a buffered real-time clock, an SNTP client, and an SNTP server. In addition to that, the unit has other software capabilities for the configuration, diagnostics, management, redundancy, and switching functions. The BRS40-8TX-EEC managed switch operates at relative humidity levels of 1 to 95% (non-condensing) and it operates in a temperature range of 0 to 60 degrees Celsius (32 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit). It should be mentioned that the unit features plug-in terminal blocks for digital input and the power supply or the signaling contact. The unit outputs 27 BTU per hour of energy as heat and it has a power consumption rating of 8 Watts. The housing of the unit is made of PC-ABS plastic and it has an IP 30 protection rating. The BRS40-8TX-EEC managed switch supports DIN Rail mounting and it provides mechanical stability according to the IEC 60068-2-6 and IEC 60068-2-27 standards.


Technical specifications


Managed Switches


Eight 10/100/1000BASE TX/RJ45 Ports

1 Plug-In 6-Pin Terminal Block

1 Plug-In 2-Pin Terminal Block

0 to 100 meters

12 to 24 Volts DC

8 Watts

27 BTU per Hour as Heat

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

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

500 grams (1.1 pounds)

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


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