Crestron 3-Series® Card Interface 1 Slot, w/PoE Injector - CEN-CI3-1-POE

CrestronSKU: CEN-CI3-1-POE
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Spec Sheet

The Crestron® CEN-CI3-1 is a compact device designed to provide a versatile control interface and expansion solution using any single 3-Series® Control Card. It is used to expand the control ports of a 3-Series Control System®, and can be installed with the control system at the central equipment cabinet or located remotely near the device(s) under control. It can be rack-mounted, placed on a shelf, or attached under a table.[1] It interfaces with the control system via Ethernet and can be powered via PoE or a dedicated 24V power pack.[2]

The CEN-CI3-1 accepts one 3-Series control card (sold separately). Control cards are available to support bidirectional RS-232, 422, or 485; IR or 1-way serial; 0-10V analog inputs; digital logic inputs or outputs; and low-voltage relay outputs.[3]

  • Accepts one 4-Series® Control Card
  • Provides control port expansion for any 4-Series Control System®
  • Powerable via PoE or an external power pack [2]
  • Single-space, half-width 19-inch rack-mountable [1]
  • Under-table mountable [1]

CEN-CI3-1-POE Specifications

  Ethernet 10/100/1000 Mbps, auto-switching, auto-negotiating, auto-discovery, full/half duplex, DHCP, IEEE 802.3at Type 1 compliant
  USB For computer console
Connectors & Card Slots
  Card Slot (1) 3-Series® control card expansion slot
  LAN PoE (1) 8-pin RJ45, female;
10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T Ethernet port;
Power over Ethernet compliant
  24VDC 2A MAX (1) 2.1 x 5.5 mm DC power connector;
24 Volt DC power input [2]
  G (1) 6-32 screw, chassis ground lug
  COMPUTER (front) (1) USB Type B female;
USB 2.0 computer console port (6 ft cable included);
For setup only
Controls & Indicators
  PWR (1) Green LED, indicates operating power supplied from power pack or PoE
  SLOT (1) Green LED, indicates a control card is inserted
  RESET (1) Recessed pushbutton for hardware reset
  SETUP (1) Recessed pushbutton with red LED for Ethernet auto-discovery
  LAN (rear) (2) Bi-color green/amber LEDs, left LED indicates Ethernet connection speed, right LED indicates Ethernet activity
Power Requirements
  Power Pack 2 Amps @ 24 Volts DC [2]
  Power over Ethernet IEEE 802.3at Type 1 (802.3af compatible) Class 0 (12.95 W) PoE Powered Device
  Temperature 41° to 113° F (5° to 45° C)
  Humidity 10% to 90% RH (non-condensing)
  Heat Dissipation <1 BTU/hr without cards using 24V power pack, 5 BTU/hr without cards using PoE[3]
  Chassis Metal, black finish, vented sides
  Front Panel Metal, black finish, polycarbonate label overlay
  Mounting Freestanding, under-table mountable, or 1RU half-width 19-inch rack-mountable (adhesive feet included, under-table and rack mounting kits sold separately)
  Height 1.70 in (44 mm) without feet
  Width 7.07 in (180 mm)
  Depth 10.06 in (256 mm)
  2.0 lb (0.91 kg) without card


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