8 Port FireWire Hub and Repeater
The Kramer VS-8FW is an 8 port FireWire (6-pin 1394) hub used to increase the number of FireWire ports, it can also be used to increase the distance of your FireWire runs. FireWire typically has a range of only 15', the VS-8FW allows you to run up to 30'. You can daisy chain multiple units together allowing you to create 63 FireWire ports and have a range of up to 236'. The ports are hot swappable so there is no down time when needing to remove or change out a port. The unit supports transfer rates of 100, 200, and 400Mbps, and features integrated EDS protection to keep your equipment safe. Use the hub by itself with the included mounting bracket or you can mount up to 3 side by side in a rack with the optional RK-3T rack mount adapter.
The Kramer VS-8FW is a perfect solution to expanding your FireWire connections and even extending your distance.
- Inputs: Eight 6-pin 1394 FireWire
- Transfer rate: 100, 200, and 400Mbps
- Distance: 30'
- Casacadable up to 63 ports and 236' in length
- Hot swappable
- Inlcudes: Power supply, mounting bracket, one 6 pin to 6 pin connector cable
- Dimensions: 4.72" x 2.81" x 0.96" W, D, H
- Weight: .3lbs
- Warranty: 7 years