The Model 9024 Fiber Cluster is able to support up to 24 clustered workstations. This bi-directional device is completely passive and is supplied in a compact package. It has a 19" mountable rack, may be operated in a single mode or multimode option, and offers a fully optical ARCNET network. Optical signals can be distributed to up to 24 workstations in a clustered environment by the 4 to 24 transmissive star, S.I. Tech 9024.
Various port configurations of the Fiber Cluster are available which include 1 to 4, 1 to 8, 4 to 4, 8 to 8, and more. Outside light interference should be prevented by covering unused ports.
Parts available include various models of the one-way splitter, either single mode (sm) or multi-mode (mm) (with I-Input ports/O-Output ports): 9024A-Ip X Op eg 9024-A (1 In, 4 Out), 9024A-8 and 9024A-12. Two-way (bi-directional splitters) are available as single mode (sm) or multi-mode (mm): 9024B-Ip X Op e.g. 9024-4 (1 In, 4 Out), (4 In, 1 Out)
9024B-8, 9024B-12, and the 9024B-24.