EDS-2016-ML-MM-ST-T – MOXA Unmanaged Switches

USD $ 1,039.29


Manufacturer Part Number: MOXA EDS-2016-ML-MM-ST-T
OEM Spec Ref 

The MOXA EDS-2016-ML-MM-ST-T Unmanaged Switch is a robust and efficient networking solution designed to enhance the reliability and scalability of industrial network infrastructures. This model is ideally suited for a wide range of industrial applications, offering unmatched ease of use and durability in challenging environments.

Key Features:

  • Unmanaged Flexibility: Operates seamlessly without the need for manual configuration, enabling simple plug-and-play functionality that is perfect for fast-paced industrial environments.
  • 16 Fast Ethernet Ports: Equipped with 16 10/100BaseT(X) ports, this switch facilitates high-speed data transmission and efficient handling of network traffic, supporting a broad array of devices and applications.
  • Multi-mode Fiber Connectivity: Features multi-mode fiber optic connections that ensure long-range data transmission with enhanced signal integrity, ideal for expansive industrial settings.
  • Rugged Design: Constructed to withstand extreme industrial conditions, it boasts a high level of immunity to electromagnetic interference and other environmental hazards.
  • Dual Power Inputs: Offers dual 12/24/48 VDC power inputs, enhancing system reliability and uptime by providing redundant power sources in the event of a failure.


  • Enhanced Network Stability: Delivers continuous and stable operation, crucial for maintaining the integrity of industrial automation processes.
  • Cost-Effective Expansion: Enables cost-efficient network expansion and modernization without the need for extensive reconfiguration or downtime.
  • Increased System Longevity: The robust construction and reliable performance minimize maintenance needs and prolong the lifespan of the network infrastructure.
  • Safety and Reliability: Engineered to meet stringent industrial safety standards, ensuring a safe operating environment and protecting valuable equipment from network-related incidents.


  • Industrial Automation: Streamlines data flow and connectivity in automated manufacturing and processing plants, enhancing operational efficiency and productivity.
  • Surveillance Systems: Ideal for supporting high-bandwidth video surveillance applications, providing smooth and uninterrupted video transmission.
  • Transportation and Infrastructure: Serves as a backbone for communication networks in transportation systems, ensuring reliable data relay across extensive and challenging environments.
  • Energy Management: Facilitates robust and secure data communications in power plants and substations, supporting critical energy distribution and management tasks.

The MOXA EDS-2016-ML-MM-ST-T Unmanaged Switch stands out as a foundational component of MOXA’s commitment to advancing industrial network solutions, offering a reliable and straightforward approach to expanding and enhancing network systems.


Ethernet Interface 10/100BaseT(X) Ports (RJ45 connector) 14
100BaseFX Ports (multi-mode ST connector) 2
Standards IEEE 802.3 for 10BaseT
IEEE 802.3u for 100BaseT(X)
IEEE 802.3x for flow control
IEEE 802.1p for Class of Service
Optical Fiber Refer table 2
DIP Switch Configuration Ethernet Interface Quality of Service (QoS)
Broadcast storm protection
Port break alarm
Input/Output Interface Alarm Contact Channels Relay output with current carrying capacity of 1 A @ 24 VDC
Switch Properties MAC Table Size 8 K
Packet Buffer Size 2 Mbits
Processing Type Store and Forward
Power Parameters Connection 1 removable 6-contact terminal block(s)
Input Voltage 12/24/48 VDC
Redundant dual inputs
Operating Voltage 9.6 to 60 VDC
Overload Current Protection Supported
Reverse Polarity Protection Supported
Physical Characteristics Housing Metal
IP Rating IP30
Dimensions 58 x 135 x 95 mm (2.28 x 5.31 x 3.74 in)
Weight 648 g (1.43 lb)
Installation DIN-rail mounting
Wall mounting (with optional kit)
Environmental Limits Operating Temperature -40 to 75°C (-40 to 167°F)
Storage Temperature -40 to 85°C (-40 to 185°F)
Ambient Relative Humidity 5 to 95% (non-condensing)
Standards and Certifications Safety UL 61010-2-201
EN 62368-1(LVD)
EMC EN 55032/35
EN 61000-6-2/-6-4
EMI CISPR 32, FCC Part 15B Class A
EMS IEC 61000-4-2 ESD: Contact: 6 kV; Air: 8 kV
IEC 61000-4-3 RS: 80 MHz to 1 MHz: 20 V/m
IEC 61000-4-4 EFT: Power: 2 kV; Signal: 2 kV
IEC 61000-4-5 Surge: Power: 2 kV; Signal: 2 kV
IEC 61000-4-6 CS: 10 V
IEC 61000-4-8 PFMF
Hazardous Locations Class I Division 2
Railway EN 50121-4
Traffic Control NEMA TS2
Vibration IEC 60068-2-6
Shock IEC 60068-2-27
Freefall IEC 60068-2-32
Maritime DNV
MTBF Time 2,070,826 hrs
Standards Telcordia (Bellcore), GB
Warranty Warranty Period 5 years
Details See www.moxa.com/warranty


Optical Fiber

Multi-Mode Single-Mode (40 km) Single-Mode (80 km)
Fiber Cable Type OM1 50/125 µm G.652 G.652
800 MHz x km
Typical Distance 4 km 5 km 40 km 80 km
Wavelength Typical (nm) 1300 1310 1550
TX Range (nm) 1260 to 1360 1280 to 1340 1530 to 1570
RX Range (nm) 1100 to 1600 1100 to 1600 1100 to 1600
Optical Power TX Range (dBm) -10 to -20 0 to -5 0 to -5
RX Range (dBm) -3 to -32 -3 to -34 -3 to -34
Link Budget (dB) 12 29 29
Dispersion Penalty (dB) 3 1 1

Note: When connecting a single-mode fiber transceiver, we recommend using an attenuator to prevent damage caused by excessive optical power.
Note: Compute the “typical distance” of a specific fiber transceiver as follows: Link budget (dB) > dispersion penalty (dB) + total link loss (dB).

Weight 0.648 kg
Dimensions 5.8 × 13.5 × 9.5 cm