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Printer Network


AS248 allows users to share 8 printers via a maximum of 64 computers through switching (24 by default). It is a helpful device to SMEs.

  • At least 24 PCs can share 8 Centronics printers with the AS248 network by means of 4-wire phone lines.
  • Simultaneous printing capability.
  • Works in bus/star/tree topologies.
  • Data Transfer rate: 22 Kbytes per second.
  • Cable distance of up to 366m (1200').
  • Easy Installation.
  • Selects printers by software code operation.
  • No external power required.

Printer Network

Input2 x 6P4C Jacks1 x DB-25 Male
Output1 x Centronics
C-36 Male
2 x 6P4C Jacks
Power ConsumptionDC9V, 0.02WDC9V, 0.02W
Data Rate22 Kbytes/ Sec. (Max.)22 Kbytes/ Sec. (Max.)
I/O ArbitrationFirst Come First ServedFirst Come First Served
Printer SelectionAuto/ManualAuto/Manual
Auto Form Feed SelectionEnable / DisableEnable / Disable
Timeout Selection5, 10, 25, 60 Second5, 10, 25, 60 Second
Operating Temperature0 ~50˚C0 ~50˚C
Storage Temperature-20 ~ 60˚C-20 ~ 60˚C
Humidity0~80% RH, Non-condensing0~80% RH, Non-condensing
Physical Properties
Weight0.05 kg ( 0.11 lb )0.05 kg ( 0.11 lb )
Dimensions (L x W x H)7.60 x 6.20 x 2.68 cm
(2.99 x 2.44 x 1.06 in.)
7.60 x 6.20 x 2.68 cm
(2.99 x 2.44 x 1.06 in.)
NoteFor some of rack mount products, please note that the standard physical dimensions of WxDxH are expressed using a LxWxH format.