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 Question by Robert Osenbaugh posted 19 Nov 2002
 The 5-4-3 rule
What effect does the 5-4-3 rule have on the 90m maximum legnth if any?
 Answer by Dmitri Abaimov posted 04 Dec 2002
Dear Robert,

It does not. The maximum distance between two devices in the Ethernet network should still be 90 meters.

Dmitri Abaimov, RCDD

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