ET-8xG-MIL IP67 Industrial Ethernet Switch

Military-Rated Gigabit Industrial Connectivity

Sixnet’s ET-8xG-MIL-1 is a fast (10/100/1000) managed or unmanaged Industrial Ethernet switch with military-style D38999 connectors. These high-performance switches offer an ideal Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) military solution for battlefield communications, combat vehicles and avionics shipboard as well as other industrial applications that require rugged reliability in extreme environments.

 

Industrial Switch Product Highlights

  • 8 fast Ethernet ports for 10/100 Mbps links
  • Rated for MIL-STD-810F, MIL-STD-461E and MIL-STD-1275B
  • IP67/NEMA 6 rated package protects against dust, water, oil, debris and more
  • Military-rated MIL-DTL-38999 Series III connectors protect against vibration, shock and water
  • Tough corrosion-proof aluminum enclosure
  • Rugged design with conductive cooling (no moving parts) supports -40 to 75°C operation

Common Applications


Ideal for COTS



To learn more about our ET-8xG-MIL Industrial Ethernet Switch, simply contact sales@sixnet.com or call +1 (518) 877-5173.


Ultra Rugged & Compact

  • Meets extreme military standards
  • Provides proven reliability under field conditions
    • Fully certified MIL-STD performance
    • -40 to 75°C operating temperature
    • Tough corrosion proof aluminum case
    • Conductive cooling — no moving parts
    • Over 1,000,000 (MTBF) of trouble-free service

Industrial COTS Solution

  • Reduces time and cost for development and maintenance
  • Simplifies procurement
    • Pre-tested for vibration and harsh conditions
    • Ready to ship

Flexible Deployment Options

  • Reduces crew workload
  • Improves task performance
    • Direct-mounting — no need for additional enclosures and wiring
    • IP67 (NEMA 6) water-tight case enables mounting into a vehicle or an exposed wall in harsh applications
    • Low-profile chassis fits into tight spaces

Real-Time Ethernet Performance

  • Helps optimize vehicle networks
  • Protects mission-critical communications
    • Fast wire-speed switching
    • Auto-speed/duplex, auto-crossover and auto-polarity
    • RSTP, SNMP, QoS/CoS, IGNR, VLAN and security options

To learn more about our ET-8xG-MIL Industrial Ethernet Switch, simply contact sales@sixnet.com or call +1 (518) 877-5173.

Ethernet Performance

  • 8 Gigabit Ethernet ports for 10/100/1000 Mbps links
  • Store and forward wire-speed non-blocking switching
  • Managed or unmanaged industrial switch models available
  • All IEEE802.3 Ethernet protocols supported
  • Auto-negotiation for Ethernet speed and duplex
  • Auto-crossover for Ethernet MDI/MDIX wiring
  • Auto-polarity for Ethernet TD and RD polarity
  • Full or half duplex operation (auto or configurable)
  • 8192 MAC addresses supported
  • 32 Gbps Memory bandwidth
  • Ethernet isolation 1500 VRMS 1 minute
  • Connector: MIL-DTL-38999 series III receptacle with shell/insert style 9-9, 8 socket contacts and N keying

Ethernet Compliance

  • IEEE 802.3 (Original Ethernet 10Mbps)
  • IEEE 802.3u (Fast Ethernet 100Mbps)
  • IEEE 802.3z (Gigabit Ethernet 1000Mbps)
  • IEEE 802.3x (Full-Duplex with Flow Control)

Power Input

  • Connector: MIL-STD-38999 Series III receptacle with shell size A, style 98, 3 pin contacts and A keying
  • Input voltage range: 18-30 VDC (continuous)
  • Input power: 17 W (max. under full load)
  • Reverse polarity protection
  • Exceeds MIL-STD-1275 for power protection
  • Surge protection: 100 volts for 1 second
  • Transient protection: 15,000 watts peak
  • Spike protection: 5,000 watts (10x for 10 uS) or 250 volts (50x for 100 uS)

Environmental

  • Operating temperature: -40 to 75°C (cold startup at -40°C)
  • Storage temperature: -40 to 85 °C
  • Humidity (non-condensing) 5 to 95% RH
  • Vibration, shock, and freefall per MIL-STD-810F, IEC60068-2-6, -27 and -32
  • Vent plug for high altitude operation

Physical

  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 11 x 6 x 2.85” (279 x 152 x 72 mm)
  • Weight (including caps): 4.25 lbs (1.9 Kg)
  • IP67 dust, oil and water-tight package protection

Standards & Compliance

  • FCC part 15 / ICES-003; EN61000-6-4,-2
  • UL508/CSA C22.4/14 for electrical safety
  • UL1604/CSA C22.4/213 and EN60079-15 (Zone 2) for hazardous locations
  • MIL-STD-461E for EMC performance
  • MIL-STD-810F for environmental performance
  • MIL-STD-1275B for power protection
  • MTBF per MIL-HNDBK-217F2
    • 8EG: >1MM hours GB or 176,157 GM @ 40°C
    • 8MG: >1MM hour GB or 142,787 GM @ 40°C

Managed Models

  • USB / RS232 console port via MIL-STD-38999 series III connector w/ shell size A, style 35, 6 socket contacts and A keying
  • Real-Time Ring™ or Rapid Spanning Tree (RSTP) for fast redundant ring or mesh networks
  • Priority queuing for real-time performance
  • SNMP v1 and v2 for network management
  • SNMP v3 for authentication and encryption
  • SNMP notifications (traps) for report on event
  • IGMP v1 and v2 for IP multicast filtering
  • VLAN (port and tag based) for traffic segregation
  • Message filtering to stop broadcast/multicast storms
  • RMON and port mirroring for diagnostics
  • Configuration via secure (HTTPS) Web interface, Telnet/SSH (network), terminal (RS232) or SNMP (v1, v2, v3)

 Recommended Interface Plugs
  • Ethernet Plug – Aero AE90-365-BN9-9PN or Amphenol TV06RW9-9PN (without center pin)
  • Power Plug – D38999/26WA98SA
  • USB/RS232 Plug – D38999/26WA35PA

Specifications are subject to change. Contact Sixnet to learn more.

To learn more about our ET-8xG-MIL Industrial Ethernet Switch, simply contact sales@sixnet.com or call +1 (518) 877-5173.

Rugged & Compact Military Style Connectors

These switches feature MIL-STD-38999 Series III connectors that are suitable for severe environment, military and industrial networking applications.
 
  • Size 23 Contacts – Tested and proven for high speed signals such as 1000 Mbps Ethernet
  • EMI Shielding and ESD Resistance - Solid metal to metal coupling provides superior EMI shielding and ESD protection
  • Contact Protection - Recessed pins in this 100% scoop-proof connector minimize contact damage
  • Moisture Corrosion Resistance - Shells are plated to withstand a 500 hour salt spray exposure
  • Resistance - Improved interfacial seal helps prevent electrolytic erosion of contacts
  • Vibration/Shock - Operates under severe high temperature with vibration, through 200°C
  • Lock-wiring Eliminated - Unique, self-locking, quick coupling connector eliminates lock-wiring
  • Quick Coupling - Completely mates and self-locks in a 360° turn of the coupling nut
  • Compact Size – Ultra compact size to fit into the tightest applications

To learn more about our ET-8xG-MIL Industrial Ethernet Switch, simply contact sales@sixnet.com or call +1 (518) 877-5173.

Test
Standard
Specification
Conducted Emissions
MIL-ST-461F
CD101: Power Leads, 30Hz to 10Hz
Conducted Emissions
MIL-ST-461F
CE102: Power Leads, 10 kHz to 10 MHz
Radiated Emissions
MIL-ST-461F
RE102: Electric Field, 2 MHz to 18 GHz
Conducted Susceptibility
MIL-ST-461F
CS101: Power Leads, 30 Hz to 150 kHz
Conducted Susceptibility
MIL-ST-461F
CS114; Bulk Cable Injection, 10 kHz to 200 MHz
Conducted Susceptibility
MIL-ST-461F
CS115: Bulk Cable Injection, Impulse Excitation
Conducted Susceptibility
MIL-ST-461F
CS116: Damped Sinusoidal Transients, Cables and Power Leads, 10 kHz to 100 MHz
Radiated Susceptibility MIL-ST-461F
RS101: Electric Field, 30 Hz to 100 kHz
Radiated Susceptibility MIL-ST-461F
RS103: Electric Field, 2 MHz to 40 GHz (50V/m)
Ripple Test MIL-STD-1275D
2 V Peak and 7 V Peak Ripple Test
Spike Test (Imported)
MIL-STD-1275D
+/- 250 Volt Imported Spike Test
Spike Test (Exported)
MIL-STD-1275D
Voltage Spike Exported from the EUT
Surge Test MIL-STD-1275D
40 V and 100 V Surge

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Test Standard Specification
Operating Temperature MIL-STD-810F Methods 501.4 and 502.4: Operating Temperature
Temperature Shock MIL-STD-810F Method 503.4: Temperature Shock
Humidity
MIL-STD-810F
Method 507.4: Humidity
Elevation
MIL-STD-810F
Method 500.4: Elevation
Functional Shock
MIL-STD-810F
Method 516.5: Functional Shock
General Vibration
MIL-STD-810F
Method 514.5, Proc. 1: General Vibration
Steam and Water Jet
MIL-STD-810F
Paragraph 4.10 Table II: Steam & Water Jet
Leakage (Immersion)
MIL-STD-810F
Method 512.4: Leakage (Immersion)
Salt and Fog MIL-STD-810F Method 509.4
Sand and Dust MIL-STD-810F Method 510.4 Proc. 1
Explosive Atmosphere MIL-STD-810F Method 511.4
Acceleration Test MIL-STD-810F Method 513.5 Proc. 1,2,3

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With military equipment subject to harsh climates, varying temperatures, shock and vibration, defense requirements are mission critical. Equipment has to be built to withstand extreme stresses without sacrificing performance. Sixnet’s IP67 industrial Ethernet switches are designed to reliably provide high-performance connectivity for the harshest applications. Military rated to support extreme defense conditions, our products link in-vehicle communication systems to support a host of military applications on the land, in the air and on sea. These include land vehicles, ground support facilities, missile delivery systems, bombers, aircraft, UAVs and naval vessels. are designed to reliably provide high-performance connectivity for the harshest defense applications. Military rated to support extreme defense conditions, our products link in-vehicle communication systems to support a host of military applications on the land, in the air and on sea. These include land vehicles, ground support facilities, missile delivery systems, bombers, aircraft, UAVs and naval vessels.

Industrial Ethernet Switch: Military Application

Part Number
Description
ET-8EG-MIL-1 8-port unmanaged IP67 industrial switch
ET-8MG-MIL-1
8-port managed IP67 industrial switch

Industrial Switch Accessories
Part Number
Description
ET-CAT6M-xCG*
Cordset, military-style plug to RJ45, x meters
Contact Sixnet for other cordset and cable options
ET-MILPWR-C2
Cordset, power plug to leads, 2 meters
ET-MIL232-C2NU
Cordset, military-style plug to 232/USB, 2 meters
* See separate datasheet for cable specs