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PCIe/104 FireWire Module

Operating Temperature -40° to +85°C

FW35208HR FireWire Module
Rugged IDAN configurations available

Key Features

  • PC/104 form factor
  • PCIe/104 stackable bus structure [click here for PCI/104-Express]
    • PCIe universal expansion bus (Type 1 or Type 2)
  • PCIe x1 interface
  • 3 independent channels
  • 3 universal 1394b bilingual connectors support connections to 1394a and 1394b devices
  • Support for 100/200/400/800 Mb/s on each channel
  • Re-settable 1A fuse on each channel
    • +12V @ 2 Amps max. onboard supply
    • External +12V power input connector available
  • FireWire™, iLINK™, and SB1394™ implementation of IEEE STD-1394b


This module provides high performance serial bus communication complete with FireWire, iLINK, and SB1394 implementation of IEEE STD-1394b. Three independent channels are capable of supporting 100/200/400/800 Mb/s on each channel. The FW35208HR is equipped with a 1394b bilingual connector for universal integration with both 1394a and 1394b devices. Each input is protected with a 1A re-settable fuse.


  • Uses standard OHCI FireWire drivers built into modern operating systems
  • FireWire interfaces natively supported under:
    • Windows 98 and 2000 (1394a transfer rates only)
    • Windows XP and Windows 7 SP1
    • Linux kernels 2.6.37 and newer
    • Windows CE 5.0 (1394a transfer rates only)

Physical Attributes

  • Dimensions
    • Length (L): 3.775 inches (95.89 mm)
    • Width (W): 3.550 inches (90.17 mm)
    • Stand-off Height: 0.600 inches (15.24 mm)
  • Weight: Approximately 0.18 lbs. (82 g)
  • Standard Operating Temperature, 90% humidity non-condensing: -40 to +85°C
  • Storage Temperature: -55 to +125°C
  • Power Consumption: 1.0 W at 5 V
    • Power consumption can increase depending on the type and number of FireWire devices attached.

Documentation and Downloads

Ordering Information

Part Number Description Value

  PCIe/104 Three-Channel FireWire Module



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