M/GE-ISW Series
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Hardened Mini Gigabit Ethernet Media Converter
10/100/1000Base-T to 1000Base-SX/LX

M/GE-ISW Series



The M/GE-ISW Series is an hardened Gigabit Ethernet Mini media converter that provides cost effective media conversion between 10/100/1000Base-T ports and 1000Base-SX/LX ports for hardened or outdoor environments. With its supported operating temperature range of  -40°C to +75°C, the Mini offers a space saving alternative for converting copper to fiber in extreme environments.


  • Unit & Port LEDs allow for quick status information
  • Auto-Negotiation
  • Fixed Full-Duplex on Fiber
  • Auto-MDI/MDIX on copper port
  • Active Link Pass Through
  • Jumbo Frame (up to 10240Bytes)
  • Supports DC and AC Input Power via terminal block
    • If the voltage of your power source doesn’t match the device input power, external power supplies are available
    • Includes barrel connector pig-tail cable
  • Multiple mounting options
    • DIN Rail clip and Velcro included
    • Wall mount bracket sold separately
  • Overload Current Protection
  • Reverse Polarity Protection


Standards IEEE 802.3
IEEE 802.3u
IEEE 802.3ab
IEEE 802.3z
IEEE 802.3x
Data Rate 10/100/1000Mbps
Max Frame Size 10240 bytes
Status LEDs PWR (Power): (below RJ-45) ON = Lit for normal operation
FX-Link/Act (Fiber Link/Activity): (Upper Left on RJ-45)
On = link; Flashing = Activity
TX-Link/Act (Copper Link/Activity): (Upper Right on RJ-45)
On = link; Flashing = Activity
Dimensions Width: 1.8” [46 mm]
Depth: 3.3” [85 mm]
Height: 0.85” [22 mm]
Power Consumption 1.2 Watts
Power Input 2-pin terminal block
Unit accepts 12 - 48 VDC or 24 – 36VAC
(External power supplies sold separately)
Ingress Protection IP20
Environment Operating: -40°C to +75°C
Storage: -40°C to +85°C
Humidity: 5% to 95% (non-condensing)
Altitude: 0 – 10,000 ft.
Weight 0.40 lbs. [0.18 kg]
MTBF Greater than 41,680 hours (MIL-HDBK-217F)
Greater than 114,580 hours (Bellcore7 V5.0)
Certifications FCC Class A, CISPR22/EN55022 Class A, EN55034, CE Mark
Warranty Lifetime

Ordering Information

SKU Description  
M-GE-ISW-SX-01 industrial media converter M/GE-ISW-SX-01

10/100/1000Base-T (RJ-45) to 1000Base-SX, multimode SC, [62.5/125 um: 220 m/722 ft.] [50/125 um: 550 m/1804 ft.] Link Budget: 7.5 dB

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M-GE-ISW-LC-01 industrial media converter M/GE-ISW-LC-01

10/100/1000Base-T (RJ-45) to 1000Base-SX, multimode LC, [62.5/125 um: 220 m/722 ft.] [50/125 um: 550 m/1804 ft.] Link Budget: 8.0 dB

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M-GE-ISW-LX-01 industrial media converter M/GE-ISW-LX-01

10/100/1000Base-T (RJ-45) to 1000Base-LX, single mode SC, [10 km/6.2 mi.] Link Budget: 10.5 dB

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Hardened Mini Gigabit Ethernet Media Converter M/GE-ISW-SFP-01

10/100/1000Base-T (RJ-45) to 100/1000Base-X Open SFP Slot

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