This bi-directional combined RS-232 to RS-485 / RS-422 converter is a solid commercial and industrial grade converter. It converts RS-232 signals to half-duplex RS-485 balanced differential signals or RS-422 full-duplex.
With its surge protected interfaces to protect your equipment, data and the converter itself against high voltage surges, this converter is suitable for most industrial, commercial, office, lab and network applications, even i tough environments.
It uses an external 9 to 30VDC power supply, (a 110/240VAC to 12VDC power supply adapter is included with the converter).
A great feature of this converter is that it offers multiple interfaces. The RS-232 interface is a standard DB9 female connector and the RS-485 / RS-422 side offers three different interfaces to chose from:
- DB9 Male connector
- Screw terminals
All interfaces are included and enabled in each converter.
Automatic Send Data Control is enabled which means no control software or drivers are needed for the converter to work. Easy to incorporate in any point-to-point and point-to-multipoint network.
The converter can be mounted on a standard DIN rail with DIN rail mounting clips (not included).
- Industrial grade strength
- Surge protected up to +/-15KV, 600W for RS485/RS422
- Fail-safe bias resistors
- DB9, RJ45 and screw terminal connectors in same converter
- Automatic Send Data Control
- Control LEDs for TX, RX and power
- Compatible with Modbus RTU/ASCII, BACnet
- Terminal board included
- 110/240VAC to 12VDC power supply included
- Serial RS-232 cable included (M/F)
||300 - 115200bps
||DB9 female connector. Pin 7 (RTS) and 8 (CTS) are tied together.
Pin 4 (DTR), 6 (DSR), and 1 (CD) are tied together.
| Interface RS422 / RS485
||DB9 male, RJ45 and terminal board
||RS485, 2-wire, D+ and D-
||RS42, 4-wire, TX+, RX+, TX-, RX-
||RS232: Typical: 15 FT (5m)
RS422: Typical: 4000 FT (1200m)
||Externally powered by 9 - 30VDC.
110/240VAC to 12VDC power supply is included
||less than 20mA
||1500W / 600W/ms
|| -40°F to 180°F (-25°C to 82°C)
||5% To 95% - No Condensation
||EIA/TIA RS-232C / RS-422 / RS485
||CE, FCC, RoHS, ISO 9001
||1 year limited warranty
For alternative RS232 to RS485 / RS422 solutions please see our full selection of serial converters.