Order information

Order name Bit rateSignalSocketCable type
SH ARC-GATEWAY-K2.5 Mbit/s sine dipulse BNCcoaxial cable RG-62
SH ARC-GATEWAY-LWLSM19.5 kbit/s – 2.5 Mbit/sopticalST/BFOCsingle-mode fibers
SH ARC-GATEWAY-LWLSMA19.5 kbit/s – 2.5 Mbit/sopticalFSMAmulti-mode fibers
SH ARC-GATEWAY-LWLST19.5 kbit/s – 2.5 Mbit/sopticalST/BFOCmulti-mode fibers
SH ARC-GATEWAY-LWLTOS19.5 kbit/s – 2.5 Mbit/sopticalTODX296/TOSLINKmulti-mode fibers
SH ARC-GATEWAY-LWLVL19.5 kbit/s – 2.5 Mbit/sopticalVersatile Linkplastic optical fibers (POF)
SH ARC-GATEWAY-R19.5 kbit/s – 10 Mbit/sRS-485/EIA-485DE-9/D-subtwisted pair cable
SH ARC-GATEWAY-RS485-STB19.5 kbit/s – 10 Mbit/sRS-485/EIA-485screw terminal blocktwisted pair cable
SH ARC-GATEWAY-RS485AC-BNC2.5–10 Mbit/sRS485ACBNCcoaxial cable RG-62
SH ARC-GATEWAY-RS485AC-RJ452.5–10 Mbit/sRS485ACRJ45twisted pair cable
SH ARC-GATEWAY-TWP2.5 Mbit/ssine dipulseRJ45twisted pair cable

Scope of application

  • Connectivity between ARCNET and Ethernet TCP/IP (Single-Node / Multi-Node Mode)
  • Transparent connectivity between distributed ARCNET networks via Ethernet TCP/IP
  • Access to ARCNET via coaxial, twisted pair or fiber optic cable for bit rates from 19 kbit/s up to 10 Mbit/s
  • Supports ARCNET networks with up to 254 nodes
  • Linking of Programmed Logic Controllers (PLC) without ARCNET interface to ARCNET networks (IEC 61131 sample)


  • Gateway functionality between ARCNET networks and Ethernet TCP/IP
  • Bridge functionality: interconnects two or more distributed ARCNET networks via Ethernet TCP/IP
  • Supports up to 254 Ethernet TCP/IP clients featuring separate ARCNET node IDs in Multi-Node mode
  • Supports Data polling and subscription mode supported
  • "Receive all" mode (promiscuous mode)
  • Web interface for configuration an firmware update
  • Customer-specific functionality upon request


  • Compatibility: ANSI/ATA 878.1, CE for industrial environment
  • ARCNET connectivity: coaxial, twisted pair or fiber optic cable for bit rates from 19 kbit/s up to 10 Mbit/s
  • Ethernet connectivity: 10/100 Mbit/s via RJ45
  • Power supply: DC 12–36 V, optionally 100–240 VAC
  • Power consumtion: 10 W max.
  • Temperature range, operation: 0°C to + 55°C
  • Temperature range, storage: – 20°C to + 85°C
  • Dimensions (w/h/d) in mm: 105/60/130 (without connector)
  • Weight: 600 g
  • Mount: Desktop device or top-hat rail (IEC 60715)