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

USD $ 391.65


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

The MOXA IMC-101-S-SC-T Ethernet-to-Fiber Media Converters is a high-performance networking device engineered to bridge the gap between copper and fiber infrastructures in industrial environments. This robust media converter is ideal for extending communication distance through fiber optic cables, ensuring reliable data transmission even in harsh industrial settings.

Key Features:

  • High-Speed Ethernet to Fiber Conversion: Enables fast and efficient data transfer rates by converting 10/100BaseT(X) Ethernet to 100BaseFX, optimizing network performance across different media.
  • Rugged Industrial Design: Built to withstand extreme temperatures ranging from -40 to 75°C, this media converter ensures reliable operation under severe environmental conditions.
  • Fault Tolerant Links: Features Link Fault Pass-Through (LFP) functionality, enhancing network reliability by providing immediate response to link failures.
  • Versatile Fiber Connectivity: Supports both multi-mode and single-mode fiber, with SC or ST fiber connector options, providing flexibility in fiber network setups.
  • Easy Installation and Maintenance: Designed with a DIN-rail mount and a compact form factor, facilitating straightforward integration into existing setups with minimal downtime.


  • Extended Network Range: Capable of extending network communication over longer distances using fiber optics, surpassing the limitations of copper cables.
  • Enhanced Network Reliability: Offers a durable solution that maintains high performance in industrial settings, reducing downtime and maintenance costs.
  • Improved Data Security: Fiber optic transmission is inherently resistant to electromagnetic interference, providing more secure and stable data transmission.
  • Increased System Versatility: With support for a wide range of fiber types and connectors, it easily adapts to diverse industrial network requirements.
  • Energy Efficient: Operates efficiently with low power consumption, contributing to lower operational costs and a greener footprint.


  • Industrial Automation: Essential for reliable data communication in automated production lines, ensuring timely and accurate data transfer.
  • Traffic Management Systems: Plays a pivotal role in traffic control setups where long-distance fiber optic communication is crucial for system integrity.
  • Utility Networks: Ideal for utility facilities requiring robust and secure data communication over extended distances.
  • Remote Monitoring and Control Systems: Enhances the effectiveness of systems that monitor remote locations, ensuring consistent and reliable data flow.

The MOXA IMC-101-S-SC-T Ethernet-to-Fiber Media Converters stands as a cornerstone of MOXA’s commitment to providing innovative and resilient solutions for complex industrial networks, fostering enhanced connectivity and operational reliability.


Ethernet Interface 10/100BaseT(X) Ports (RJ45 connector) 1
100BaseFX Ports (single-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