The BRS40-8TX-EEC-HL switch is a managed Ethernet switch manufactured for use in industrial conditions. The unit is designed by Hirschmann and it is part of their popular BOBACT series of advanced managed switches. The unit provides eight 10/100BASE TX/-RJ45 ports and plug-in terminal blocks. The unit is IP 30 rated and it operates on a power source with an input voltage of 24 Volts DC. The unit is made in accordance with standards like the FCC, CE, and EN61131 standards.

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About BRS40-8TX-EEC-HL

The product code BRS40-8TX-EEC-HL is an order reference for a BOBCAT managed Ethernet switch by Hirschman and Belden. The unit is IP 30-rated and it includes approvals like the CE, EN62368-1, EN61131, and FCC approval ratings. The device provides reliable real-time communication by using TSN and it comes with a convenient terminal block for the power supply/signaling contact and the digital input. The terminal blocks are designed as plug-in components. The BRS40-8TX-EEC-HL switch has an operating voltage range of 12 to 24 Volts DC and it is built for rough operating conditions in different industries. The BRS40-8TX-EEC-HL managed switch is CE-approved and it complies with other relevant industrial standards. The unit features 8 ports and it is equipped with a USB-C port for maintenance and upgrades. The 8 ports are 10/100/1000BASE TX/RJ45 ports.


The Hirschmann BRS40-8TX-EEC-HL managed switch provides an expanded bandwidth functionality and it features SFP ports with speeds which can be adjusted from 1 to 2.5 gigabits. The switch supports twisted pair cables that are up to 100 meters long and it has many software capabilities for easy configuration, diagnostics, general switching, management, and security. Additionally, the unit features time synchronization options like the PTPv2 transparent clock two-step option, PTPv2 boundary clock option, SNTP client option, and the CNTP server option. The supported industrial profiles are the EtherNet/IP protocol, PROFINET protocol, and the MMS server protocol. The BRS40-8TX-EEC-HL managed switch weighs around 500 grams (1.1 pounds) and it features dimensions that include a width of 73 millimeters (2.8 inches), a height of 138 millimeters (5.4 inches), and a depth of 115 millimeters (4.5 inches).


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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