150' USB Cat5e Extender
Part Number: SW-1207
While a 16' USB Extension Cable
is great for going across a room, sometimes you need a little more
distance. For distances up to 150' you can easily boost your USB signal
over regular Cat5e cables.
Ease of Installation
Anybody can install and use this USB Cat5e extension cable - simply
plug the sender in to your computer, the receiver in to your device and
connect a Cat5e cable between the two. Your device will work as if it
were plugged directly in to your computer.
This is a USB 1.1 extender - it will still work with USB 2.0 devices,
but not at full 2.0 speeds (we also offer a USB 2.0 extender from
Gefen). Because the price difference is so great you should consider a
1.1 extender if your USB device does not require massive amounts of
For a USB hard drive, for instance, you probably want a 2.0 extender
- for a USB printer, it doesn't really matter. Even with a webcam you
probably won't notice a difference because the video is compressed so
Sender and Receiver Included
| 75 ft. | 100 ft.
This kit includes 2 pieces - the sender unit and receiving unit. The
Cat5e cable is not included, but we offer various lengths of networking
cable that will ensure that you're covered (these are terminated for
If you want to do a custom length and don't mind terminating your own
Cat5e cable you should consider a 1000' Cat5e pullbox
- you won't believe how reasonably priced it is.