• Subject: Re: Cabling Question...
  • From: Jerome Draper <jdraper@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 15 Nov 1999 17:23:10 -0800

Depends on the stats for your active hubs.  I don't believe the cable (at
Cat 5) is the limiting factor here.  Typical active hubs with baluns is
about 1600' per drop but check manuf specs for your equipment.

Jerry

At 10:30 AM 11/15/1999 +0000, you wrote:
>Hi Folks,
>
>Drawing a BLANK here...
>
>We are using CAT 5 for twisted-pair, dumb terminal hookups.
>
>What is the LIMIT to how far a run can be ?
>
>Thanks !
>
>Chuck


Jerry Draper, Trilobyte Software Systems, since 1976
Specializing in connecting PC's, Windows, MAC's, and LAN's to the AS/400
Representing Synapse, Apple, IBM, UDS, Nlynx, MI, Perle, Netsoft, etc.
(415) 457-3431; (415) 258-1658fax; jdraper@wco.com
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