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Extend the Connection Between a CCTV Camera and DVR Up to 5,000 Feet Via Cat5e/6 Cable
MuxLab 500124 LongReach II Active CCTV Receiver Balun (Each)
MuxLab 500124 LongReach II Active CCTV Receiver Balun (Each)
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MuxLab 500124 LongReach II Active CCTV Receiver Balun (Each)
Item# 78018
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  • Video, power and PTZ over one Cat5e/6 cable
  • Auto Gain Control (AGC)
  • Auto Polarity Correction
  • Ground Loop Isolation (GLI)
  • Surge protection
  • LED diagnostics

Essential Info

The MuxLab 500124 LongReach II Active CCTV Receiver Balun provides extended distance between the CCTV camera and the DVR via Cat5e/6 cable. The product features Auto Gain Control (AGC) and supports up to 5,000 feet (1.5 km) via Cat5e/6 cable when used in conjunction with MuxLab's full range of passive CCTV baluns. The LongReach II also allows video, remote power and 2-wire PTZ control to be combined over Cat5e/6 cable and features ground loop isolation (GLI) for optimum video transmission.

Supports MuxLab mounting accessories: 500900, 500910, 500915, 500902

Typical Application

What's Included

  • 1x - LongReach II Active CCTV Receiver Balun
  • 1x - Power Supply
  • Specifications

    General Specifications
    Manufacturer Product No.500124
    EnvironmentCCTV composite baseband video; NTSC, PAL, SECAM
    DevicesCCTV cameras, monitors, DVR, switchers, IP encoders, and other CCTV equipment
    Video Specifications
    Bandwidth20 Hz to 8 MHz
    Input1.5 Vp-p max, 100Ù, balanced (RJ45)
    Output1.1 Vp-p, ± 1 dB, 75Ù, unbalanced (BNC)
    Insertion Loss-14 dB minimum for luma, -60 dB minimum for chroma - Determined by Automatic Gain Control
    Return LossGreater than 15 dB over the frequency range
    Common Mode RejectionGreater than 40 dB @ 3.85 MHz
    Ground Loop IsolationUp to +/-50VDC
    Auto Polarity CorrectionAutomatically adjusts for any polarity
    Max. Distance via Cat5e/6NTSC: 5,000 ft (1.5 km)
    *Coax jumper cables must be less than 30 ft (9m)
    LED DiagnosticsPower, Video Sync
    Auto Gain Control (AGC)Automatically adjusts for gain, sharpness and luminosity
    Remote Power Specifications
    WiringRemote low voltage power supported via two (2) twisted pairs, a Class II power supply is recommended
    Max. Distance @ 24VAC via Three Twisted Pairs
  • 2 VA: 1,500 ft (457m)
  • 4 VA: 745 ft (227m)
  • 10 VA: 300 ft (91m)
  • 20 VA: 150 ft (46m)
  • Based on 10% voltage drop at camera
    Longer distances may be achieved @ 28 VAC
    Max. CurrentFuse supports 2.5A rms or DC. Fuse trips @ 5A
    2-Wire PTZ Control Specifications
    WiringRemote 2-wire PTZ control supported via one (1) twisted pair
    Maximum DistanceUp to 4,000 ft (1.2 km) depending on the PTZ camera vendor
    Maximum Input Voltage48 Volts (AC RMS/DC)
    Maximum Current Rating2A (AC RMS/DC), no fuse
    Mechanical & Environmental Specifications
    Cable - UTP
  • 24 gauge or lower solid copper twisted pair wire
  • Impedance: 100 ohms at 1 MHz
  • Maximum capacitance: 20 pf/foot
  • Attenuation: 6.6 dB/1000 ft at 1 MHz
  • Cable - CoaxImpedance: 75 Ohm at 1 MHz (RG59/U)
  • Video: BNC-F
  • Remote Power: 2-pole screw terminal block
  • PTZ: 2-pole screw terminal block
  • Cat5e/6 Link: RJ45S
  • Power connector
  • Gnd screw terminal
  • Compatible BalunsMuxLab part #'s: 500000, 500000R, 500009, 500022, 500024, 500100/101
    Power Supply (included)5VDC/6W/100mA max. Floating +/- 20%. 150mA max. Interchangeable blades
    Transient Voltage Protection
  • ± 2.5V on the video line
  • ± 48V on the power and control lines
  • AC/DC power surge protectionAbove 34VAC RMS or +/- 48 VDC
    Fuse ProtectionAuto-resettable fuse on 5VDC input and Power A (+) upon power cycling
  • Operating: 0° to 55° C
  • Storage: -20° C to 85° C
  • Humidity: up to 95%
  • EnclosureABS fire retardant plastic
    Dimensions2.40" x 2.25" x 1.0" (6.1cm x 5.7cm x 2.54cm)
    Weight3 oz (85 gms)
    RegulatoryFCC and CE
    Manufacturer Warranty2 Years

    Important notes:
    Only defective exchanges for identical item within Manufacturer’s warranty period. No other returns allowed on this item.
    Manufacturer contact information: MuxLab Inc, Tel: (514) 905-0588 Ext 358


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