Com. port in PC to RS 485

Discussion in 'Computing and Networks' started by Renju Abraham, May 11, 2014.

  1. Renju Abraham

    Thread Starter New Member

    May 11, 2014
    1
    0
    HI,
    Is it possible to connect serial com. port in PC from a RS 485 device (4 wire or 2wire connection)directly.?
     
  2. ErnieM

    AAC Fanatic!

    Apr 24, 2011
    7,386
    1,605
    The serial port on a PC is an RS-232 port. To connect these you need a 232 to 485 converter.

    Google will provide you with a seemingly endless list of choices.
     
  3. MrChips

    Moderator

    Oct 2, 2009
    12,431
    3,360
  4. MaxHeadRoom

    Expert

    Jul 18, 2013
    10,515
    2,369
    I picked one up from ebay from Hong Kong $5.00 p paid.
    Max.
     
Loading...