June 19, 2017

Custom Design AV and Data Wall Plates and Panels

It's simple to create effective, stylish and unique looking Custom Design AV and Data Wall Plates and Panels for your home, office or school.

Have you ever wanted to have a professional looking home theatre to show your friends?

Do you wonder what it would be like to give a presentation at your office without having to step over metres of cables?

Are your students wasting time untangling knots from your cables before every class?

Dueltek offers customised HPM Legrand, Hager Blu and Clipsal 2000 wall plates which are available with an endless variety of connectors and fittings for any application. You can even have your corporate or school logo printed on the face for added appeal.

Each connector is labelled for easy installation, so these striking wall plates will enhance the look and style of any home theatre, office or classroom with their modern appearance and user friendly functionality.

Available Connector Types:

  • HDMI High Speed with Ethernet
  • DisplayPort
  • DVI
  • VGA
  • USB 2.0 and USB 3.0
  • CAT6 and CAT6A Ethernet
  • 3.5mm Stereo Audio
  • Toslink Digital Audio

 

 

 

May 26, 2017

AT&T Launch First ETL Verified 40Gbps CAT8

AT&T Cabling Systems is proud to announce one of the first ETL Verified 40Gbps Category 8 cables in the marketplace.

AT&T Cabling System Category 8 4-Pair 22AWG S/FTP Cable P/N 11S08Hx004y ETL Verified Available with LS0H jacket and various flame tests. This CAT8 solution transfers data at 40Gbps.

The outstanding performance of AT&T Cabling CATEGORY 8 cable has been verified by Intertek – ETL (USA) and a formal verification has been granted to this cable, which is now included in the ETL followup program, as done with all AT&T Cabling ETL verified products.

AT&T Cabling CATEGORY 8 cables | AT&T CAT8 Australia

The cable is ETL Verified according both TIA and IEC standards:

  • Category 8 according to ANSI/TIA-568-C.2-1
  • Category 8.1 and 8.2 according to IEC 61156-9

ETL Verified Logo

(specified in ISO/IEC 11801 for Class I and Class II links and channels)

Catalog pages, detailed cable specs (two optional flame tests) and a copy of the ETL Certificate are available for direct downloads from our website (Copies of the complete ETL test reports are available upon request):

AT&T Cabling CATEGORY 8 cables are available in the following flame test alternatives:

  • IEC 60332-1
  • IEC 60332-3-22
  • IEC 60332-3-24
  • EU CPR Class B2ca, Cca or Dca according to CENELEC EN 13501-6.

CLICK HERE to see the full list of AT&T Cabling ETL verified products.

About AT&T:

AT&T Cabling Systems provides complete and state-of-the-art LAN cabling solutions and components for all needs of enterprise customers. Our high-performance network infrastructure solutions based on innovative designs and highly advanced technology are the first choice for all applications.

Combining unmatched reliability with the unparalleled AT&T Millennium™ Lifetime warranty, AT&T Cabling Systems is your key to years of fail-safe and trouble-free operation, minimizing system downtime and maximizing your profits.

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April 27, 2017

Product Review: TRENDnet Industrial Network Switch

The TRENDnet TI-PG1284i network switch is an attractive solution for locations that are less than ideal.

TRENDnet has introduced a new industrial-grade hardened network switch that promises to become a “go-to” component for installers when they have network locations that don’t have the best environmental conditions.

TRENDnet has been involved in the electronics world since 1990 and was founded in Torrance, Calif. The company has been building network solutions for the consumer, commercial and industrial markets, and today supplies many different solutions for its markets.

Today’s electronic networks whether they are designed and utilized for CCTV, access control, voice over Internet or some other network function, rely on several key components to complete their system designs.

Increasingly the network switch is installed in locations that can best be described as “less than friendly” to electronics. This review covers a switch that is designed to roll with the punches.

TRENDnet TI-PG1284i

Construction

The TI-PG1284i network switch is constructed with a hardened metal casing and about the size of a hardback novel. The unit has a solid feel to it, shows good construction and has an IP30-rated enclosure that protects the internal components from external dirt and dust intrusion.

The unit is not immune to liquids so mounting it exposed outdoors is out of the question! The switch is designed for harsh environments and can withstand temperatures from -40° to 75° C / -40° to 167° F.

The switch has 12 network ports and one RS-232 port on the front panel. Of those 12 network ports eight are gigabit RJ-45 connections and four are GB SFP ports. The top of the unit has connections for the external power supplies (both primary and redundant) and the external alarm.

There are also addressable DIP switches that allow the end user to customize the notification alarms from the switch for every port and power connection. There is also a grounding terminal on the top of the case to provide greater protection from static shocks.

The TI-PG1284i relies on an external power source of 48VDC; the input voltage has a range of 48 to 57VDC with a rating of 240+ watts. This voltage can be supplied from a master power source or from a standalone unit.

For our testing, we were provided a complementary component power supply, Model TI-S24048, to provide the required input voltage. This unit, just like the switch, is designed to mount to a DIN rail to provide a secured installation.

The electrical wiring for the power unit connects to a Phoenix connector that allows the unit to be easily disconnected from its 120VAC power source should servicing be required.

Features

The TI-PG1284i can supply up to 30W of PoE/PoE+ power for its network ports. The power to each of these ports can be turned on and off via the web-based graphical user interface; this allows the user to remotely reset a device, which can be very effective for troubleshooting or refreshing field devices.

The inclusion of four SFP ports allows the switch to be connected to different devices via fiber-optic connections. This can allow the switch to be used as a hub or repeater for a fiber network; this can be very handy when there are different connection requirements for a network’s construction.

The inclusion of alarm outputs for each network port (as well as the power supply) provides an alert to the user that there is a system problem that requires immediate attention.

The switch is constructed to resist shock and vibration damage and has been rated for durability by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). It also has a freefall rating which is one I have a hard time understanding since the unit is designed to be firmly mounted to a DIN rail!

The TI-PG1284i is also rated by the IEC to resist electrostatic discharges and electromagnetic interference. This makes the unit a perfect fit for installation in a congested environment where there might be heavy electrical interferences.

TRENDnet Industrial Switch TI-PG1284i

Setup and Testing

Upon unpacking the contents from the box, I found the unit is supplied with a six-foot RJ-45 to RS-232 cable, a quick installation guide, and a CD containing the full product manual and the quick reference guide.

For my examination and testing I performed a basic installation utilizing the switch, power supply, computer and PoE network camera. I used a fixed dome IP camera to test the PoE port switching that allowed me to switch the camera on and off as needed.

As noted, having the ability to reset a device remotely is a wonderful thing — think of the time and effort that can be saved by being able to remote in to the switch and perform this reset.

Compare this to grabbing your eight-foot ladder, slugging it through a back hallway and climbing up to a field node just to unplug a camera or other network device. This feature is worth its weight in gold to me.

The embedded GUI of the TI-PG1284i allows for many system settings within the network. While my networking experience is fairly extensive and has been put to the test many times, I must confess that I was not completely familiar with all of the arcane system settings of which this device is capable, according to the manual.

In addition to the web-based GUI for programming and control of the TI-PG1284i, the unit can be controlled via RS-232 commands from your computer for those “old-school” system administrators.

While I am not one who is well versed in command line interface (CLI) commands, I understand its usefulness for network professionals. Again, this switch provides the user with a plethora of options and protections.

Conclusions

The TI-PG1284i is a robust switch that will perform well in any system’s network. Its size, design and durability makes it a great unit for installation in varied environments, from a small field node in a hazardous location to a network closet with many switches configured together. The TI-PFG1284i will make a welcome addition to any installer’s repertoire.

Source: Security Sales & Integration. Written by T. Riley Pierce · April 19, 2017

April 26, 2017

AT&T Cabling Systems Growth in Australia

Successful discussions held between AT&T Intellectual Property and AT&T Cabling Systems - Australia as a role model how to integrate sales.

Discussions regarding business developments and the recent growth in sales were held last month between AT&T Intellectual Property (a subsidiary of AT&T, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, USA), and AT&T Cabling Systems (ACS), at the AT&T IP offices in Atlanta, Georgia.

Both parties expressed satisfaction with the business growth thus far and the success AT&T Cabling is experiencing in its current markets. For the future, the companies are looking for ways to increase alliances as well as extending the geographical coverage of AT&T Cabling Systems.

Kenneth Godsey, Director in AT&T IP said "We encourage all companies and organizations to consider working with AT&T Cabling Systems. We believe that the line of high-quality products and the complete cabling solutions in copper and fiber, as well as Data Center Solutions and Cabinets offered by AT&T Cabling Systems bring real value to customers. We are also working with our AT&T Global sales team (ABS) to find new ways to collaborate with ACS sales, and to share projects and solutions."

Ergun Riza Akan, ACS EMEA Director said: "We are highly satisfied with the cooperation and support we are receiving from Kenneth and the AT&T IP team. We look forward to achieving greater integration within the AT&T ABS organization so that customers can benefit from our comprehensive solutions."

"Sydney, Australia is an excellent example of such cooperation", mentioned Ergün. "Our Australian Country Manager, Mr. Rashesh Chokshi, is strategically located at the AT&T offices, offering him the ability to work together with the AT&T Australian team. This coordination enables him to provide complementary cabling solutions to AT&T's customers, we are looking at Australia as a row model that should implemented all over the world"

AT&T Offices, Dallas Texas USA

About AT&T

AT&T is the largest communications company in the world by revenue, operating globally under the AT&T brand. For more than a century, AT&T has consistently provided innovative, reliable, high-quality products and services with excellent customer care. AT&T’s mission is to connect people with their world, everywhere they live and work, and do it better than anyone else. This vision is fulfilled by creating new solutions for consumers and businesses, and by driving innovation in the communications and entertainment industry.

AT&T Cabling Systems provides complete and state-of-the-art LAN cabling solutions and components for all needs of enterprise customers. Our high-performance network infrastructure solutions based on innovative designs and highly advanced technology are the first choice for all applications. Combining unmatched reliability with the unparalleled AT&T Millennium™ Lifetime warranty, AT&T Cabling Systems is your key to years of fail-safe and trouble-free operation, minimizing system downtime and maximizing your profits.

Where to Buy AT&T in Australia

Dueltek Distribution is the Official Distributor for AT&T Cabling in Australia. Dueltek Distribution stock a full range of AT&T Structured Cabling products and accessories from CAT6, CAT6A, OS2, OM3 and OM4 Fibre Optic Solutions. As a national distributor for over 30 years, Dueltek Distribution has all your AT&T needs covered. Contact us on 1300 293 328 or visit the website www.dueltek.com.au

March 20, 2017

Custom Clipsal 30-Series Switch Mechs

Using genuine Clipsal 30 Series Mech switches? Why not create your own unique identifying labels and images customised to suit your home, school or office.

Light switches and power outlets with printed labels can be used in any room to quickly and easily identify the switches that turns on different lights, fans or heaters.

All Dueltek Custom Designed Wall Plates, including the 30 Series Mech switches are printed with eco-friendly, smudge resistant ink which will last for years. These genuine Clipsal Mech Switches can be used in all 30 Series Mech style Gang Wall Plates.

CLICK HERE to see the full range of Genuine Clipsal 30 Series Mech Switches from Dueltek Distribution.

February 23, 2017

Coloured IEC Power Cords

Dueltek's range of IEC Power Cables is designed to meet and exceed the demands of any electrical requirement. These Australian Standards Approved cables are suitable for appliances and equipment sold in Australia and New Zealand.

Coloured IEC Power Leads

Available in various colours such as black, blue, red, orange and white to help with identification of different equipment and appliances.

February 20, 2017

Pro Cable Sock from Pivotel Gear

Exclusive to Dueltek Distribution, the new Pivotel Gear product range is designed for professional installers and integrator's with flexibility and simplicity in mind. The Pivotel Gear Pro Range of Expandable Braided Cable Sock / Sleeve is available in White or Black

Perfect for any AV, Data or Electrical cabling installation. Available in 32mm or 38mm Widths on 5M, 25M, 50M and 100M Rolls, Pivotel Gear is easy to cut and customise to suit your specific projects.

Pivotel Gear Expandable Braided Cable Sock Sleeve

Pivotel Gear - Cable management solutions for professional installers

January 27, 2017

TRENDnet Launch New USB-C Adapters in Australia

TRENDnet has added five new USB-C solutions to its product range which will be available in Australia very soon. The USB-C product line will allow users extend the life of their existing hardware, while simultaneously providing the means to utilize new technology.

USB-C is slated to be the new industry-standard when it comes to USB connectivity. It transmits both data and power over the same cable for more flexible usability. USB-C also supports USB 3.1 as the default protocol, delivering up to 10Gbps, which is theoretically twice the speed of USB 3.0. In the future, users will also see audio support introduced to the USB-C standard.

TRENDnet USB-C Adapters

TRENDnet is set to introduce the following new USB-C adapters to the Australian market over the next few months.

Part Number: TUC-H4E

  • 4-Port USB-C Ultra-Mini Hub. 
  • Add Four USB 3.0 ports to a computer with USB-C port. 
  • No CD installation
  • Convenient 10.5 cm (4.1 in) integrated USB-C cable
  • Reduce clutter with this compact adapter
  • Product page: http://www.trendnet.com/products/USB-C-adapters/TUC-H4E
  • Available in Australia from February 2017

Part Number: TUC-HDMI3
  • USB-C to HDMI with Power Delivery and USB 3.0 Port,
  • Mirror your laptop’s HD display to any HDMI monitor or TV
  • Supports resolutions up to 4K Ultra HD at 30 Hz
  • Flawless video with high speed USB-C to HDMI connection
  • USB-C Power Delivery Compliant
  • USB 3.0 Port to connect a USB device
  • Supports Chrome™, Windows® 10 and Mac® operating systems
  • Product page: http://www.trendnet.com/products/proddetail?prod=125_TUC-HDMI3
  • Available in Australia from March 2017

Part Number: TUC-H4E2
  • USB-C to 4-Port USB 3.0 Hub with Power Delivery
  • Adds four USB 3.0 ports
  • No CD installation – just plug and play
  • Backward compatible with USB 2.0 ports
  • Reduced clutter with this compact adapter
  • Power Delivery compliant
  • Supports Chrome™, Windows® 10 and Mac® operating systems
  • Product page: http://www.trendnet.com/products/proddetail?prod=130_TUC-H4E2
  • Available in Australia from March 2017

Part Number: TUC-VGA2
  • USB-C to VGA Adapter with Power Delivery
  • Mirror your laptop’s HD display to any VGA monitor or TV
  • Supports resolutions up to 1920 x 1200 at 60 Hz
  • Flawless video with high speed USB-C to VGA connection
  • USB-C Power Delivery Compliant
  • Supports Chrome™, Windows® 10 and Mac® operating systems
  • Product page: http://www.trendnet.com/products/proddetail?prod=115_TUC-VGA2
  • Available in Australia from April 2017

Part Number: TUC-HDMI2
  • USB-C to HDMI Adapter with Power Delivery
  • Mirror your laptop’s HD display to any HDMI monitor or TV
  • Supports resolutions up to 4K Ultra HD at 60 Hz
  • Flawless video with high speed USB-C to HDMI 2.0 connection
  • USB-C Power Delivery Compliant
  • Supports Chrome™, Windows® 10 and Mac® operating systems
  • Product page: http://www.trendnet.com/products/proddetail?prod=120_TUC-HDMI2
  • Available in Australia from April 2017

December 13, 2016

We are moving!

It's time for a change!

The Dueltek Warehouse will be closed today and Wednesday as we relocate to our new CBD premises. We will re-open at 9am on Thursday 15 December 2016.

New Address:


128 Stanley St. West Melbourne Victoria 3003.



Our email addresses and phone number 1300 293 328 remains the same.

Our sales department is fully operational and continues to receive orders. However, any order received during this relocation period will be despatched on Thursday 15 December 2016.

We are moving

December 08, 2016

Expandable Braided Cable Sock

Introducing our new product range is designed for professional installers and integrators with flexibility and simplicity in mind. The Pivotel Gear Pro Range of Expandable Braided Cable Sock / Sleeve is avilable in White or Black

Perfect for any AV, Data or Electrical cabling installation. Available in 32mm or 38mm Widths on 5M, 25M, 50M and 100M Rolls, Pivotel Gear is easy to cut and customise to suit your specific projects.

Pivotel Gear Expandable Braided Cable Sock Sleeve

Pivotel Gear - Cable management solutions for professional installers