The Connector Box is the physical connection between your laboratory Devices, your network and the Laboperator Application.

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Schematic Overview of the Connector Box 1.0



Technical Specifications

Version

1.0

Case dimensions

92mm (length) x 68mm (width) x 29mm (height)
3.6in (length) x 2.6in (width) x 1.1in (height)
please use only in a well-ventilated environment. Do not cover.

Clear space
for cables

Micro-USB power supply requires 40mm (1.6in) extra clear space in width

Ethernet and USB ports require 50mm (2.0in) extra clear space in length

Board

Raspberry Pi 3B+

Processor

Broadcom BCM2837B0, Cortex-A53 64-bit SoC @ 1.4GHz

Memory

1GB LPDDR2 SDRAM

Ethernet

10/100/1000Mbps

WiFi

802.11ac (2.4GHz, 5GHz)

USB devices

4x USB 2.0 (max. 1200mA), max. cable length: 3000mm (118.1in)

Environment

Operating temperature: 0–50°C. Indoor use only.

Safety

Do not expose to water, moisture or place on a conductive surface whilst in operation. Do not expose to heat from any source.

Compliance

RoHS/REACH, EMC, CE

Availability

Until 2023



Power Supply 

1. Default Option "Mains"

Version

1.0-m

Purpose

Power supply by mains (power outlet)

Mains plug

Interchangeable: UK/Euro/US/AUS

Input

100V-240V AC

Output

5V DC, 2.5A

Cable length

150mm (5.9in)

Cable type

Micro-USB

Compliance

CE, FCC


2. Option "PoE" 

Purpose

PoE power supply via ethernet cable only

PoE standard

IEEE802.3af

Connector Cables

Micro-USB (power), Ethernet

Input

36V-57V (standard PoE voltage 48V, 52V)

Output

5V DC, 2.0A

Cable length

205mm (8.1in)

Cable type

Micro-USB (power), Ethernet