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StarTech.com 6 ft Professional RS422/485 USB Serial Cable Adapter w/ COM Retention

Misco No. : 173016
Manufacturer/No: Startech / ICUSB422
£31.95 Ex VAT
£38.34 Inc VAT
Availability: In stock
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StarTech 1.8m Professional RS422/485 USB Serial Cable Adapter w/ COM Retention StarTech 1.8m Professional RS422/485 USB Serial Cable Adapter w/ COM Retention

The ICUSB422 USB Serial Adapter Cable lets you connect RS422 serial or RS485 serial devices to your USB-enabled computer. The adapter features a 9-pin (DB9) male serial connector as well as dipswitch controls for easy port configuration, and requires minimal software.

The RS422/RS485 USB Adapter is fully powered via the host USB connection and provides power to the attached serial device without requiring an external power adapter.
The StarTech.com Advantage
  • COM retention saves the assigned port settings for the device, so disconnecting/reconnecting is hassle free
  • Versatile operating system support including embedded XP, CE, and more
  • USB Powered - no power outlet required, and no cumbersome AC adapter to carry around
  • All in one USB RS-485/RS-422 serial adapter cable with simple dip switches eliminates the need to carry multiple cables and adapters
  • Supports high speed RS-422/RS-485 communication up to 921.6kbps; 400% faster than most USB to RS-232 adapters

Product Description StarTech 1.8m Professional RS422/485 USB Serial Cable Adapter w/ COM Retention
Device Type Serial adapter
Form Factor External
Bus Interface USB 2.0
Data Transfer Rate 921.6Kbps
Serial Protocol RS-422
Dimensions (WxLxH) 4.15 x 177.8 x 2.21 cm
Weight 100 g
Manufacturer Warranty 2 years warranty
OS Support Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP/Server 2003/Vista/7, or Linux

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StarTech 1.8m Professional RS422/485 USB Serial Cable Adapter w/ COM Retention
StarTech 1.8m Professional RS422/485 USB Serial Cable Adapter w/ COM Retention
StarTech 1.8m Professional RS422/485 USB Serial Cable Adapter w/ COM Retention

  • Supported baud rates from 300bps to 921.6 Kbps
  • Being able to rename devices no matter how many are plugged in
  • COM Port assignments maintained after reboot
  • Configurable port for RS422 or RS485 support
  • Supports RS-485 Auto Transceiver Turn Around by Unique Featured ATTA Hardware
  • Backwards compatible with USB 1.1
  • Combination adapter and cable eliminates the need for additional cables
  • Two interface modes; 4 wire RS422(TxD+/-, RxD+/-), and 2 wire RS485 (DATA+, DATA-)
  • Parity support: None, Even, Odd
  • Data Bits: 7,8
  • Stop Bits: 1,2
  • 120 OHM terminator that can be Enabled/Disabled by DIP switch
  • Transmission Echo for RS485 collision detection
  • Supported OS: Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP/2003/Vista/7, and Linux

  • Ideal for connecting serial RS422/485 devices to notebooks or tablet PC’s through an available USB port
  • Perfect for controlling/diagnosing manufacturing machines(CNC, Process Control Equipment, Bar Code Scanners, Serial Printers)
  • Security device control (key panels, cameras, card readers)
  • Great for Industrial programmers looking to test new code with serial devices
  • Adapting and expanding POS systems
  • Communicating with test and monitoring equipment
  • Connect and program LED and Digital signage boards with serial communication ports

Package contents
  • 1 x ICUSB422 adapter cable
  • 1 x Driver CD
  • 1 x Instruction Manual
Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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