Intelligent Display Solutions RS485 Interface Board for Alphanumeric LCDs

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COO (Country of Origin): GB
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IES RS485 Backer Board for Alphanumeric LCDs

The IES-ABB-RS485-01, from Intelligent Embedded Solutions (IES), is a RS485 backer board for alphanumeric LCDs. It simply joins on the back of the LCD module for a compact solution. This backer board enables the user to connect up to 32 alphanumeric LCDs to a single RS485 compatible bus. The IES-ABB-RS485-01 provides the user with complete addressable control of character placement, customisation and cursor movements, making application set up quick and easy.
Featuring built-in supply regulation for the LCD and the backlight, the IES-ABB-RS485-01 offers a fully 'jumperless' setup of internal features over the serial link.This includes number of lines, backlight brightness (15 levels) and serial baud rate (9600 default).
Alongside this, the IES-ABB-RS485-01 also has an industrial grade RS485 bus protection, switch configuration of load resistor and pull-up/down resistors. All of these features make the backer board ideal for applications with distributed visual feedback systems in hostile environments.
Suitable applications include;
Multi-Display HID applications
Heavy industrial control and monitoring
User feedback
Serial terminal
Door entry

Features of the IES-ABB-RS485-01 RS485 Backer Board:
Compact module: 59 x 27 mm
Up to 32 LCDs per bus
RS485 serial transfer of characters to LCD
Customisable backlight brightness, line count and serial baud rate
Contrast control
Low power operation
Supports standard alphanumeric LCD displays

IDS Display Accessories

Attribute Value
For Use With Alphanumeric LCD Displays
Interface Type RS485, 8-bit
Kit Contents RS-485 LCD Display Interface Board
Kit Name RS485 Interface Board for Alphanumeric LCDs
Discontinued product