The 17394 is a six-foot interface cable fitted with a USB connector on one end and a 9-pin male RS-232 connector on the other end. The USB connector attaches to the USB port of a PC. The RS-232 connector attaches to the RS-232 port of a datalogger or peripheral such as an MD485 Multidrop Modem or RF401-series Spread Spectrum Radio. Alternatively, the RS-232 connector can attach to an SC32B interface, which attaches to the CS I/O port of a datalogger via the SC12 cable.
- Cables shipped after February 20, 2013, use the FTDI chip set and are all black in appearance. Drivers are on a disk shipped with the cable.
- Cable shipped prior to February 20, 2013, use the Prolific chip set and have a clear and metallic appearance. Drivers are downloadable from the Support tab.
Resources and Links
(1) Drivers CD from original mfg