Black Box 485 User Manual
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The only way to put your async
•253 addresses for each network.
•Send commands to individual SmartNode 485s or broadcast messages over the entire network.
•No need to modify your
SmartNode 485 is the first device to allow async
unaided, they can’t follow the rules of a multipoint protocol. And that’s where SmartNode 485 comes in.
SmartNode 485 does two jobs. It converts your
It also acts as the address node for your
SmartNode 485 lets you combine the variety of
And SmartNode 485 does not require you to modify your
SmartNode 485 is available in either standalone or rackmount card versions. A
Create a multidrop network of
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SmartNode 485 responds to
the unique SmartNode protocol.
Each of the SmartNode 485’s ports are
Set each port for speed, parity, and data code of the device
to which it is attached.
like machine shops, hospitals, and factories.
An 8K buffer is available either to store data from the
ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT YOU MAY NEED
•To use a PC in your network, try our PC↔422/485 Card
•To place an
Altitude (Maximum) — 10,000 ft. (3048 m)
Leads Supported —
Speed — 50 bps to 38.4 kbps
Connectors — (1) DB9 F DTE; (1)
Temperature Ranges — Storage:
Power — Primary: 115 VAC/60 Hz or 230 VAC/50 Hz; Secondary:
Size — Standalone: 1.8"H x 5.5"W x 8.5"D (4.6 x 14 x 21.6 cm); Card: 4.5"H x 7.3"L (11.4 x 18.4 cm)
Weight — 2 lb. (0.9 kg)
You may also need…
DB9 Extension Cable
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