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Power Portal 125

The Pica Portal empowers electricians and contractors to provide power and data to remotely located Pica Cubes for clean and simple installations in architectural, museum, and entertainment applications. Capable of powering and controlling up to four Pica Cubes, the Pica Portal utilizes a common Cat5 cable to deliver both low-voltage power and DMX signal to a Pica Cube located up to 240’ (73m) away from the Pica Portal.

Simplified Power + Data Distribution for Pica Cubes™

To connect Pica Cubes to the Pica Portal, simply plug the Pica Portal into AC power and then connect it to a DMX control source using a 5-pin DMX cable. From there, connect up to four Pica Cubes to the output ports on the Pica Portal using standard CAT5e Ethernet cables. The Pica Portal is convection cooled, has built in electrical safety features and features integral mounting points for ease of installation.

  • Delivers Power + Data to Pica Cubes via common Cat5e cable
  • Supports up to (4) Pica Cubes
  • 100-240VAC In / 12VDC Out
  • Distances up to 240′ (73m)
  • Fault Detection
  • Low Profile Instillation
  • DMX512 protocol

The adjacent figure shows an example of how you could connect up four Pica Cubes to the Pica Portal using Cat5e cables.  The Cat5e cables will distribute power as well as DMX, which is supplied by a DMX controller connected to the Pica Portal.