EDS-2016-ML-SS-SC – MOXA Unmanaged Switches

USD $ 1,349.67


Manufacturer Part Number: MOXA EDS-2016-ML-SS-SC
OEM Spec Ref 

The MOXA EDS-2016-ML-SS-SC is a robust, unmanaged Ethernet switch designed to bolster the efficiency and reliability of industrial network systems. Tailored to thrive in demanding environments, this switch is engineered to ensure uninterrupted network service and resilience, making it a valuable asset in any industrial setup.

Key Features:

  • High Port Density: With 16 Fast Ethernet ports, the EDS-2016-ML-SS-SC accommodates a wide range of devices, facilitating extensive network connections in industrial areas.
  • Rugged Design: Certified with an IP30 rating, the switch is protected against dust and other environmental factors, ensuring durability in harsh conditions.
  • Easy Deployment: Installation is simplified with DIN-rail mounting and the absence of configuration requirements, allowing for immediate operational deployment.
  • Redundant Power Inputs: Dual 12/24/48 VDC power inputs enhance the reliability of the switch, preventing downtime in the event of a power supply failure.
  • LED Indicators: Immediate visual diagnostics are enabled through LED indicators that provide real-time status updates for network and power.


  • Enhanced Network Reliability: Non-stop operation is crucial in industrial settings, and this switch is built to provide continuous Ethernet connectivity without the need for management complications.
  • Cost-Efficiency: The unmanaged nature of the EDS-2016-ML-SS-SC reduces setup and maintenance costs, making it a cost-effective solution for expanding industrial networks.
  • Increased System Uptime: With its robust build and redundant power supply, the switch ensures maximum system uptime, reducing potential losses due to system failures.
  • Simplified Network Management: As an unmanaged switch, it offers a plug-and-play experience that eliminates the need for extensive network management, ideal for simple, straightforward network setups.


  • Industrial Automation: Perfect for deployment in automated manufacturing plants, where network reliability directly impacts production efficiency.
  • Surveillance Systems: Provides a stable network backbone for security and surveillance systems, especially critical in expansive industrial areas.
  • Transportation Systems: Suitable for transportation hubs or systems requiring consistent and reliable network performance in environments subject to vibrations or temperature variations.
  • Building Management Systems: Plays a pivotal role in managing network communications in large building complexes, ensuring smooth and uninterrupted building operations.

The MOXA EDS-2016-ML-SS-SC stands out as a cornerstone of reliability and efficiency in MOXA’s lineup of unmanaged industrial Ethernet switches, providing an effortless and robust solution for seamless network connectivity in industrial environments.


Ethernet Interface 10/100BaseT(X) Ports (RJ45 connector) 14
100BaseFX Ports (multi-mode SC connector) 2
100BaseFX Ports (single-mode SC 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 Current 0.163 A @ 24 VDC
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 -10 to 60°C (14 to 140°F)
Storage Temperature (package included) -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