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  • RoHS Status
  • RS Stock No. 687-7834
  • Brand FTDI Chip
  • Mfr Part No. USB-RS485-WE-1800-BT

Essential Extras

USB to RS-485 Converter Cables, FTDI Chip

These cables provide a fast and simple method to convert RS-485 level serial UART to USB. The USB connector contains a small circuit board featuring the FTDI FT232RQ (RS 730-0168) serial UART interface IC to handle all the USB signalling and protocols. There are two LEDs to indicate data being received and transmitted. They have a maximum UART Baud Rate of 3 Mbaud.

These converters are supported with Microsoft WHQL certified VCP drivers for Windows, Apple Mac, and Linux. All of which are available, royalty-free from FTDI website. http://www.ftdichip.com

The other end of the cable is bare, tinned wire ended and can be customised to your needs using various connectors.

FTDI Chip USB-RS485-WE-1800-BT - (RS 687-7834), cable length 1.8 m
FTDI Chip USB-RS485-WE-5000-BT - (RS 730-0164), cable length 5 m

FCC, CE, RoHS compliant.

Serial I/O Peripherals


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