USB extension cable for USB2EQ6

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USB extension cable for USB2EQ6

Post by David31415 » Tue Jun 18, 2013 9:59 pm

I recently purchased the USB2EQ6 interface cable to connect my laptop to my EQ-G Go-To mount. Everything works fine with no problems. I would like to extend the interface cable. Am I likely to experience any problems if I use a USB extension cable?

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Re: USB extension cable for USB2EQ6

Post by dpanderson » Wed Jun 19, 2013 7:58 pm

Per the USB spec, you should be able to go up to 5 meters long without trouble. Anything longer than that should be designed with active electronics to maintain the signal integrity.
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Re: USB extension cable for USB2EQ6

Post by David31415 » Thu Jun 20, 2013 9:26 pm

Exactly what I needed to know, thank you.

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