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OWL 4G Europe + WLAN - LTE Ethernet Gateway, Europe, WLAN, VPN, GPS, Dual SIM, Serial, IO, Vehicles (E-Mark)

Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT Cellular Router and Gateway. Optimized for 4G applications with edge pre-computing. 11ac Wave 2 WLAN, GPS, VPN and openly programmable and extendable Linux. Rugged and approved for vehicles.

Replacement of: OWL LTE

Product description

Type: OWL-L01.01-W01.01-F02-U01-A02-VXX.X.XX
Name: OWL 4G Europe + WLAN
Description: Industry 4.0 and Instustrial IoT Cellular Router and Gateway. Optimized for 4G distributed applications with edge pre-computing. VPN and open extendable Linux. Integrated WLAN 802.11ac.
Part Number: 942283101
Port type and quantity: 2x Ethernet, 2x Antenna, 1x GPS, 2x SIM, 1x Power, 2x I/O, 2x Serial, 2x WLAN
Serial: On 10-pin panel socket (connector included): RS485, RS232 , Serial2TCP , Serial2UDP
Radio protocol: IEEE 802.11ac Wave 2 (2x2 MIMO), 802.11d, 802.11e, 802.11h, 802.11i, 802.11r
Country certification: Europe (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lituania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherland, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slowakia, Slowenia, Spain), Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Turkey
Processor: ARMv7
Hard disk space: Flash memory (512MB User data storage, 830MB User module storage)
RAM: 512MB

Product Life Cycle

Availability: Available
Discontinuation Announcement Date: 2023-12-12
Last Order Date: 2024-06-01
Last Delivery Date: 2024-10-01
Last Service Date: 2029-12-01

More Interfaces

SIM Cards: 2x 2FF (3V, 1.8V), only one active at a time, can be configured independently, automatic switch on connection failure
Ethernet: 2x Ethernet: 10/100 Mbit/s (RJ45)
Power Supply: Via 2-pin terminal block 3.5mm (included)
Signaling contact: On 10-pin panel socket (connector included): Digital Input, Digital Output

Radio technology

Antenna connector: 3 x SMA Female (Cellular, Diversity, GPS), 2x RP-SMA Female (WLAN)
Frequency band: GPRS/EDGE (2G): 900/1800 MHz, UMTS/HSPA+ (3G): 900(Band 8) / 2100(Band 1) MHz, LTE (4G): 700(Band 28A) / 800(Band 20) / 900(Band 8) / 1800 (Band 3) / 2100(Band 1) / 2300(Band 40) / 2500(Band 41) / 2600(Band 7, Band 38) MHz
Transmission rate: LTE Category 4: 150Mbps Download, 50 Mbps Upload
Additional radio features: GNSS (GPS, GLONASS)

Power requirements

Current consumption: Idle 2.5 W, Average 4 W, Maximum 11 W
Operating Voltage: 9 V DC to 36 V DC
Redundancy functions: Dual VRRPv2 (with ping probes), Dual VRRPv3 (with ping probes), multiple routed interfaces (ping monitoring, failover and load balancing), PPPoE bridge mode

Diagnostics features

Modules and components: User modules pre-installed: GPS, User modules as separate download: Lua, Python, NodeRED
Monitoring: Syslog (UDP) , SNMPv1/2c/3

Security features

Authentication: User Management (local, RADIUS, TACACS+, mixed)
Stateful inspection firewall: Static Firewall IPv4/IPv6 with Incoming and Forwarding Ruleset, DoS protection


Other services: DHCP Server (IPv4/IPv6, dynamic and static leases, IPv6 Prefix Delegation, DNS proxy) , DynDNS client , PPPoE , FTP server , E-Mail via SMTP , SMS (notifications and commands) , Telnet server


Operating system: Custom embedded Linux with Busybox Shell
Switching: VLAN (via Scripting), tunneled VLANs (via Scripting) , IGMP
Management: HTML5, SSH, SNMPv1/2c/3, Automatic configuration and firmware fetch from a web- or ftpserver, backup and restore with drag & drop
Diagnostics: One click support report package, System log, Linux kernel log, reboot log, signal strength history (60 days), SSH linux shell, Signal strength LED indicators
Configuration: Simple to edit text file configuration, HTTP, HTTPs, SMS, SSH, Telnet, 4 Configuration Profiles, automatic via web/ftp, SNMPv1/2c/3
Security: HTTPs, SSH, Authentication with RADIUS or TACACS+, activate cellular interface with SMS, Ethernet 802.1X (EAP-PEAP/MsCHAPv2 or EAP-TLS)
Time synchronisation: SNTP Client, SNTP Server , Battery for RTC (CR1225), GPS
Routing: Static unicast routing, Multinetting, IP masquerading, Port forwarding, Multiple routes with priority and load sharing, 1:1 NAT
Dynamic routing: Dual VRRPv2 (with ping probes), Dual VRRPv3 (with ping probes), multiple routed interfaces (ping monitoring, failover and load balancing)

Ambient conditions

MTBF (MIL-HDBK-217F-2, parts count): 55.2 Years
Degree of Protection when Installed: IP30
Operating temperature: -40-+65 °C
Storage/transport temperature: -40-+85 °C
Relative humidity (non-condensing): 0-95 %

Mechanical construction

Dimensions (WxHxD): 145x32x105 mm
Weight: 520 g
Housing: Metal
Mounting: DIN Rail and Wall mounting
Protection class: IP30


Safety of industrial control equipment: EN 62311:2008, UL/EN/AS/NZS 62368-1:2014 (formerly EN 60950-1)
Transportation: E8 (vehicles) , EN 45545-1 (fire) , EN 45545-2 HL1/HL2/HL3
Radio: ETSI EN 300 328:2016 V2.1.1, Draft ETSI EN 301 489-1:2017 V2.2.0, Draft ETSI EN 301 489-17:2017 V3.2.0, Draft ETSI EN 301 489-19:2017 V2.1.0, Draft ETSI EN 301 489-52:2016 V1.1.0, ETSI EN 301 511:2017 V12.5.1, ETSI EN 301 893:2017 V2.1.1, ETSI EN 301 908-1:2016 V11.1.1, ETSI EN 301 908-2:2017 V11.1.2, ETSI EN 301 908-13:2017 V11.1.2, ETSI EN 303 413


Guarantee: 60 months (please refer to the terms of guarantee for detailed information)

WLAN Access Point

Access Point Functionality: Yes, open and secured (WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2-PSK, WPA2-Enterprise, 802.1X - Radius with EAP-PEAP/MsCHAPv2 or EAP-TLS), AP and Client function can be used in parallel (only on the same channel, AP channel takes priority)
Number of SSIDs: 1
Max. Number of Connected Clients: 50

WLAN Client

Client / STA Functionality: Yes, open and secured (WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2-PSK, WPA2-Enterprise, 802.1X - Radius with EAP-PEAP/MsCHAPv2 or EAP-TLS), AP and Client function can be used in parallel (only on the same channel, AP channel takes priority)

Scope of delivery and accessories

Accessories: 942042105 Indoor LTE Antenna , 942042108 Indoor GPS antenna , 942117001 50Ohm terminator for cellular antenna , 943981015 2x2 WLAN Through-hole antenna , 943662015 Rail Power Supply
Scope of delivery: Device, DIN rail clip, wall mount wings, 2-pin power connector, 10-pin connector for I/O and RS232/RS485

Further Instructions

Product Documentation:


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.121 Revision Date: 04-17-2024
Item #Type
942283101OWL 4G Europe + WLAN
Hirschmann Accessories - Selection Guide
Description: A wide range of system accessories that perfectly support industrial Ethernet and wireless solutions.
Version: English
Hirschmann Essentials Brochure
Description: Everything You Need to Build a Reliable Industrial Network. The Essentials Brochure provides you with a concise overview of the full range of Hirschmann standard products
Version: 2019-12
3D CAD Data - stp
Description: OWL_4G+WLAN
Industrial Networking - Short Form Catalog
Description: Hirschmann Brand of Ethernet Switches, Wireless LAN, Security and Connectivity Products Sets the Standard for Quality, Reliability and Service
Version: 2017
EU Declaration of conformity
Description: K942283101_21-07-26
Version: 21-07-26
User Manual Installation OWL 4G Europe (Industrial Cellular Router) (English)
Description: The “Installation” user manual contains a device description, safety instructions, and other information that you need to install the device before you begin with the configuration of the device.
Version: 04
Software OWL family
Description: Software for the OWL Family - MIB files and issue list are included in the Zip file
Version: 6.2.3
User Manual Configuration OWL 4G Family (Industrial Cellular Router) (English)
Description: The “Configuration” user manual contains important information you need to start operating the switch. It takes you step by step from the first startup operation through to the basic settings for operation in your environment.
Version: 06.2.01 (Revision 2022-03-09)