242A-Cat 12- DUO Wireless Modem

242-A Cat 12, dual sim, dual modem unit, 4G LTE "Advanced" High-Speed Wireless Router - Downloads to 300Mbps. Redundant SIM Slots for Multiple Carriers - Americas, Bahamas, Caribbean, and Mediterranean Service Ready. (No Asia Service)

This unit IS capable of Dual Sim Bonding.

This unit also has a built-in LAN switch to select between Vsat and 4G, to feed your vessel network.

This unit is designed for mounting in easy to reach areas, (Communications system rack area) then running 2 - LMR-400 external antenna cables to your hardtop or mast, for best system performance. Max recommended cable length is 100ft. No splices, and no gender adapters in cable, very critical for best system performance. When installed this way, when you need to change a SIM card, it will be easy to reach. However, the installation will take more time. 

Airtime purchase is required.

4 externally mounted antennas are strongly recommended for best system performance. Find external antennas here: 



Part Number: MDS 242A Cat 12 - DUO
Dimensions: 7.5” x 4” x 1.6”
WAN Interface: 1 x FE Embedded LTE Advanced/3G Modem with Redundant SIM Slots
LAN Interface: 1 FE
Router Throughput: 400Mbps.
Recommended Users: 1-150
Cellular Antenna Connector: 4 x SMA Antenna Connectors
Power Input: DC Jack/Terminal Block: 10V – 30V DC
Power Supply: AC/DC Adapter (Input 100-240vac , Output DC 12V/2A)
Power Consumption: 30W (max)
Weight: 1.9 pound
Operating Temperature: -40° F ~ 149° F
Humidity: 15% ~ 95% non-condensing
Warranty: 1-Year Limited Warranty
In Box:
1 x MDS-242A Cat 12 - DUO
1 x Quick Start Guide
4 x Cellular Antennas SMA Connector
1 x WiFi Antenna SMA Connector
1 x GPS Antenna SMA Connector
1 x Power Supply


Airtime purchase is required