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Industrial RS232 to RS422/485 Serial Port Converter with 15KV ESD Protection

Convert an RS232 data signal to either RS485 or RS422 with this wall-mountable, ESD-protected adapter

Product ID: IC232485S

  • RS232 to 2/4-wire RS485 or RS422 conversion
  • Supports RS422 and RS485 auto detect and manual switching
  • ±15KV ESD protection on all signal pins
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  • Supports baud rates up to 921.6 Kbps
  • Wall-mountable
  • Supports a maximum connection distance of 4000ft (1200m)
$2,272.43 MXN inc VAT

Overview

The IC232485S Industrial RS232 to RS-422/485 Serial Converter is a bi-directional adapter that lets you adapt an RS232 data signal to either RS485 (2 or 4-wire) or RS422 and vice-versa, with support for baud rates up to 921.6 Kbps.

Ideal for industrial environments, the serial port converter provides 15KV ESD protection on all signal pins to protect costly and often sensitive control equipment against electrical damage. The serial converter also features a sturdy wall-mountable metal housing with Power, Tx and Rx LED indicators for simple status monitoring.

The adapter supports auto baud rate detection as well as RS-422 and RS485 mode detection, with an integrated dip switch for manual mode selection if needed, and supports connection distances of up to 4000ft (1200m).

Backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Protect sensitive industrial equipment with integrated ESD protection
  • Communicate efficiently with connected devices through high-speed 921Kbps support
  • Suitable for industrial environments with a rugged, wall-mountable enclosure

Applications

Monitor or control RS-422/485 serial devices like PLCs and other industrial equipment

Adapt and connect a scale, meter, scanner or one of several other control peripherals to a computer system with only RS232

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Interface Serial
Port Style Cable Adapters
Ports 2
Performance
Max Baud Rate 921.6 Kbps
Maximum Cable Length 3936 ft [1200 m]
Serial Protocol RS-232/422/485
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - DB-9 (9 pin, D-Sub) Female
1 - DB-9 (9 pin, D-Sub) Male
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - Power (Green)
1 - Rx (Yellow)
1 - Tx (Yellow)
Power
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Input Current 0.3 A
Input Voltage 110V-240V AC
Output Current 1 A
Output Voltage 5 DC
Plug Type M
Power Consumption (In Watts) 5
Power Source AC Adapter Included
Environmental
Humidity 5~85% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 50°C (32°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Steel
Product Height 0.9 in [22 mm]
Product Length 4.6 in [117 mm]
Product Weight 5 oz [143 g]
Product Width 2.3 in [59 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 12.4 oz [351 g]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - RS-232 to RS-422/485 Converter
1 - Universal Power Adapter (NA/EU/UK)
1 - Instruction Manual

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