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Safety Warnings ELECTRICAL SAFETY WARNING: Disconnect the power cable before removing the enclosure top. WARNING: Do not operate the unit with the top cover removed. WARNING: Properly ground the unit before connecting anything else to the unit. Units not properly grounded may result in a safety risk and could be hazardous and may void the warranty.
600 Series Industrial Ethernet Switch The N-TRON 600 Series are product derivatives of the OSM/ESM family jointly manufactured by Siemens and N-TRON. The N-TRON 600 Series switches supports high speed layer 2 switching between ports, and is housed in a ruggedized steel enclosure, and can withstand industrial temperatures, as well as high shock &...
PACKAGE CONTENTS Please make sure the Ethernet Switch package contains the following items: 600 Series Ethernet Switch Product CD Contact your carrier if any items are damaged. INSTALLATION Read the following warning before beginning the installation: WARNING The FXE units contain a class 1 laser. Do not stare into the laser beam (fiber optic connector) when installing or operating the product.
600 Series Hazardous Location Installation Requirements WARNING! Do not disconnect while circuit is live, unless area is known to be non-hazardous. WARNING! Install only in accordance with Local & National Codes of .Authorities Having Jurisdiction. Class I, Div 2 installation requires that all devices connected to this product must be approved for the area in which it is installed.
Note: Only 1 power supply is required to be connected to power for minimal operation. For redundant power operation, L1 and L2 terminals must be connected to separate DC Voltage sources. Use wire sizes 14-28 gauge. Recommended 24V DC Power Supplies, similar to: 100VAC/240VAC: N-Tron’s NTPS-24-1.3, DC 24V/1.3A (Revised 2010-11-15)
FIBER OPTIC PAIR 608M FX FIBER OPTIC PAIR 608M FX 608M FX CAT5 CAT5 CAT5 CAT5 CAT5 CAT5 N-TRON DRIVE Additional LAPTOP 405TX Ports (UP TO 6 COPPER PORTS CONNECTED TO EACH 608MFX) 608MFX RING TOPOLOGY Figure 1 (Revised 2010-11-15)
For 10/100 Base-TX ports, plug a Category 5 (or better) twisted pair cable into one the RJ45 copper ports (1-6). Connect the other end to the far end station. Verify that the Port LED’s are ON once the connection has been completed. For Switch to Switch or Switch to Repeater connections, a crossover cable may be required if the connecting unit does not support the HP-MDIX auto cable detect feature.
608MFX FIBER OPTIC PAIR RING MANAGER ITP Cable 608M FX 608M FX FIBER OPTIC PAIR 608M FX FIBER OPTIC PAIR Standby Standby M as te r Slave Cat5E Cat5E FIBER OPTIC PAIR 608M FX FIBER OPTIC PAIR 608M FX 608M FX 608MFX FIBER OPTIC PAIR RING...
DISPLAYS AND OPERATING CONTROLS LED’s Fault (red LED) Status Meaning The 604/608MFX has detected an error. The signaling contact opens at the same time. No errors detected by the 604/608MFX. Stby - Standby (green LED, 608MFX Only) Status Meaning The 608MFX standby function is activated, indicating the 608MFX is in the standby passive mode.
Port LED’s The display Mode is indicated by the LED pair labeled “Display Mode”, and the state is given by the legend on the front of the 600 Series Switch. To transition between these Display Modes, the Select/Set button must be pressed briefly (similar to left mouse click).
“Select/Set” Button The Select/Set” multi-functional button on the front panel of the 604/608MFX performs the following actions: Pressing the button briefly (similar to left mouse click) transitions the display of the two display mode LED’s. The current display mode is indicated by the status of the display mode LED’s per the legend definition on the front of the swtich.
Aging Time The 604/608MFX monitors the age of the addresses it has learnt, and addresses that exceed a certain age (aging time, default setting = 40 sec), are deleted again by the switch. If a packet with a source address matching the address entry is received before the aging time elapses, the address entry is retained, and the age is reset.
Serial Interface The 604/608MFX provides an EIA-232 interface accessed via a 9 pin male connector (labeled V24 on the unit). This is used to access the Command Line Interpreter (CLI). Functions include setting the IP address, and other parameters (see Network Management Users guide). The pin-outs are shown below: Pin 1...
Serial Cable Connect the serial COM port of your PC and the 600 Series Switch using a normal null modem cable (or a straight through cable with a null modem adapter). You will require a cable with a 9-pin or 25-pin sub-D female connector for the PC end, and a 9-pin female sub-D connector for the 608MFX end.
TROUBLESHOOTING Make sure the Power LED (L1 and/or L2) is ON. Make sure the Voltage is within specifications (18-32V@1A). Make sure the fiber ports and TX ports are properly connected. Verify that Port LED’s are ON for connected ports. Verify the status of the fault (RM) LED. Verify cabling (pin-outs &...
URMK SDP1 Din Rail Power Supply 111-220VAC input 24VDC@1.3A Warranty: Effective January 1, 2008, all N-TRON products carry a 3 year limited warranty from the date of purchase. Contact/Support Information N-TRON Corp 820 S. University Blvd., Suite 4E, Mobile, AL 36609...
N-TRON Limited Warranty N-TRON, Corp. warrants to the end user that this hardware product will be free from defects in workmanship and materials, under normal use and service, for the applicable warranty period from the data of purchase from N-TRON or its authorized reseller.
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