RS485 provides engineers and technicians with the ability to overcome latency and time-tagging issues commonly associated with traditional dual COM port monitoring solutions.

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RS232, RS422, and RS485 Asynchronous Communications in the Field

  • Industrial Control
  • Military and Aerospace
  • Gaming
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Entertainment
  • Instrumentation

It also supports engineering applications in areas such as:

  • Bar Code Readers
  • Vending Machines
  • Motor Drivers
  • Teller Machines
  • Electronic Scales
  • GPS Receivers
  • Slot Machines
  • Printers
  • Laser Controllers
  • Alarm Systems
  • Embedded Microprocessors
  • Networking Equipment
  • Automatic Test Equipment (ATE)
  • Voting Machines
  • Medical Equipment
  • Data Acquisition Equipment
  • Postal Equipment
  • Avionics Equipment
  • Point of Sale (POS) systems
  • Metering Equipment
  • Diagnostic Equipment
  • Automatic Assembly Equipment

Today many globally recognized businesses leverage the RS485, including:

  • Sandia National Laboratories
  • Diebold
  • Spinemed
  • Apollo Video Technology
  • Toshiba
  • Siemens
  • Toro
  • Abbott
  • JMA Wireless
  • Video Gaming Technologies
  • General Electric
  • Cisco
  • Applied Materials
  • Lam Research
  • Coca-Cola
  • FMC Technologies
  • Bose
  • Conexant
  • Schneider Electronic
  • Rockwell Automation
  • TSI Semiconductors
  • Thales Group
  • Epson
  • Song
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Teledyne
  • Honda Metropolitan Water District
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Pacific Gas and Electronic Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • United States Postal Service
  • Virgin Media