RS-485 Masterclass - What is it and Why use it?
In February 2015 MD of Brainboxes, Eamonn Walsh, presented a series of lectures with the Institute of Measurement and Control relating to the benefits and common issues of RS-485 in industry.
Ethernet IO Range
Introducing Brainboxes Ethernet IO Module Range
Ideal for factory floor process control & automation
Drive high current & high voltage loads as well as TTL
If this isn't it, then there's something wrong with the COM connections between the device and the PC. Are you by any chance using a relatively cheap USB serial port adapter? You can get them down ... Pete Dowson
Brainboxes Connect Control Configure
Established in 1984, Brainboxes is one of the leading Serial communication and data acquisition device developers and manufacturers in the World.
The company’s team of highly qualified software and hardware engineers can deliver custom-made industrial automation and test & measurement solutions. A Microsoft Certified Gold Partner, the award winning company operates a world-class volume manufacturing facility with global distribution to match served by offices in the UK, US and Japan.
Brainboxes develops, manufactures and supports its own core technologies, including Ethernet, USB, Bluetooth, ExpressCard, PCI Express and PCI products. The company is at the forefront of developments in serial and remote I/O technology supplying customers seeking mission-critical industrial automation and test & measurement solutions. At Brainboxes our mission is to provide innovative data communication products to ensure you can Connect, Configure and Control your serial and industrial devices. Our advanced design and manufacturing techniques have been recognised by the Manufacturing Institutes "Manufacturer of the Year Award 2007" and prestigious European Electronics Industry Awards, "Manufacturer of the Year 2005". Exceptional quality and reliability from Lean Six Sigma manufacturing processes have enabled Brainboxes to offer customers a lifetime warranty and free technical support for all serial and data acquisition products.