IMC-101-M-SC-T – MOXA Ethernet-to-Fiber Media Converters

USD $ 387.66


Manufacturer Part Number: MOXA IMC-101-M-SC-T
OEM Spec Ref 

The MOXA IMC-101-M-SC-T Ethernet-to-Fiber Media Converters is a cutting-edge device engineered to facilitate robust and reliable Ethernet-to-fiber conversion, which is crucial for extending communication distances over fiber optic cables. Designed to withstand industrial environments, this converter ensures uninterrupted operations in various applications, enhancing network reliability and performance.

Key Features:

  • High Compatibility: Supports 10/100BaseT(X) to 100BaseFX media conversion, making it versatile for a range of network structures.
  • Advanced Performance: With Link Fault Pass-Through (LFP) and Far End Fault (FEF), the IMC-101-M-SC-T ensures minimal loss of data transmission and prompt network recovery.
  • Industrial-Grade Design: Housed in a rugged DIN-rail mountable case, it operates efficiently in extreme temperatures ranging from -40 to 75°C.
  • Easy Installation: Features Plug-and-Play simplicity which facilitates straightforward integration into existing setups without the need for extensive configuration.
  • Extended Transmission: Enables fiber optic cable connections up to 2 km, perfect for extensive industrial sites where long-distance data transmission is critical.


  • Enhanced Network Resilience: Provides stable and reliable data communication, essential for critical industrial network infrastructures.
  • Increased Reach: Extends Ethernet connections over longer distances using fiber optics, bypassing the limitations of traditional copper cables.
  • Environmental Resistance: Operates reliably in harsh industrial environments, resistant to electromagnetic interference and voltage surges.
  • Operational Efficiency: Improves overall network efficiency with its ability to handle large amounts of data traffic seamlessly.
  • Reduced Downtime: Minimizes network downtime with quick fault detection and recovery features, ensuring continuous operation.


  • Industrial Automation: Ideal for connecting devices in automated production lines where long-distance data transmission is required.
  • Traffic Management Systems: Enhances communication in traffic control systems, supporting resilient network infrastructures.
  • Security and Surveillance: Critical for backhauling data in security systems where stable fiber optic communication is essential.
  • Utility Facilities: Provides reliable networking solutions for power, water, and gas utilities, supporting remote and centralized monitoring.

The MOXA IMC-101-M-SC-T Ethernet-to-Fiber Media Converters stands out as a foundational component in modern industrial networking, offering a robust solution for enhancing connectivity and network stability across various demanding environments.


Ethernet Interface 10/100BaseT(X) Ports (RJ45 connector) 1
100BaseFX Ports (multi-mode SC connector) 1
Magnetic Isolation Protection 1.5 kV (built-in)
Optical Fiber Refer table 2
Power Parameters Input Current 200 mA @ 12 to 45 VDC
Input Voltage 12 to 45 VDC
Overload Current Protection Supported
Power Connector Terminal block
Power Consumption 200 mA @ 12 to 45 VDC
Physical Characteristics IP Rating IP30
Housing Metal
Dimensions 53.6 x 135 x 105 mm (2.11 x 5.31 x 4.13 in)
Weight 630 g (1.39 lb)
Installation DIN-rail mounting
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 EMC EN 55032/24
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 GHz: 10 V/m
IEC 61000-4-4 EFT: Power: 2 kV; Signal: 1 kV
IEC 61000-4-5 Surge: Power: 2 kV; Signal: 1 kV
IEC 61000-4-6 CS: 150 kHz to 80 MHz: 3 V/m; Signal: 3 V/m
IEC 61000-4-8 PFMF
IEC 61000-4-11
Environmental Testing IEC 60068-2-1
IEC 60068-2-2
IEC 60068-2-3
Safety EN 60950-1, UL 60950-1
Vibration IEC 60068-2-6
Hazardous Locations ATEX Zone 2, UL/cUL Class I Division 2 Groups A/B/C/D
Maritime DNV
MTBF Time 401,000 hrs
Standards MIL-HDBK-217F
Warranty Warranty Period 5 years
Details See


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 0.63 kg
Dimensions 5.36 × 13.5 × 10.5 cm