ControlNet Network Media

ControlNet™ Network Media and connection devices provide flexibility when designing your network. ControlNet coax cable is a low-loss, RG-6 quad-shield coaxial cable for typical installations. ControlNet fiber media lets you extend a segment of your network, provides immunity to electromagnetic interference (EMI), and allows installation in a hazardous location. We offer a variety of connectors, taps, terminators, repeaters, and tools for coax and fiber systems. Choose the cable type based on the application and or environment where your system is being installed.

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Connectivity & Network Media Brochure ControlNet Media Technical Data ControlNet Coax Media Planning and Installation Guide


  • Available in high-flex and standard polyvinylchloride (PVC)
  • Includes 200 micron cable
  • Available in 10, 20, 30, 60, 100 and 300 m lengths
  • Use with the 1786-RPFS repeater
  • Use a repeater adapter to supply a maximum of 1.6 A @ 5V DC of current to power the repeater modules

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Resource Publication Number Language
Connectivity & Network Media Brochure CONEC-BR001
ControlNet Media Technical Data 1786-TD007
ControlNet Coax Media Planning and Installation Guide CNET-IN002
ControlNet Ex Media Planning and Installation Guide CNET-IN003
ControlNet Fiber Media Planning and Installation Guide CNET-IN001
ControlNet IP67 Tap and Cable Assembly Kit Installation Instructions 1786-IN017
Industrial Automation Wiring and Grounding Guidelines 1770-IN041
ControlNet Modules in Logix5000 Control Systems User Manual CNET-UM001
ControlNet NetChecker User Manual 1788-UM001
NetLinx MediaChecker User Manual 1788-UM002
ControlLogix System User Manual 1756-UM001
ControlNet Media System Components List AG-PA002
Integrated Architecture Recommended Literature Reference Manual IASIMP-RM001
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