PCIe 8-port RS-232/422/485 with 1kV optical isolation (ports 5~8 only)

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The BS/Ex-OPT8 offers multi-strike surge suppression on four of eight ports and the added protection of optical isolation on the remaining ports.

Bi-directional data speeds up to 1.8432 Mbps ensure rapid data acquisition and communications.  Superior protection combined with high speed data transfer rates ensure these PCI Express cards can be depended on for mission critical applications.

Controller 17V258 octal UART with 64 byte TxD/RxD FIFO buffers
Connectors Female VHDCI-68 with DB-9M, DB-25M or DB-9M IO box
Bus PCI Express x1 Lane
# of Ports 8
Electrical Interface Hardware selectable RS-232/422/485
RS-232 Signals TxD, RxD, RTS, CTS (Isolated), TxD, RxD, RTS, CTS, RI, DTR, DSR, DCD (Non-isolated)
RS-422/485 Signals TxD+/-, RxD+/-, RTS+/-, CTS+/-
RS-232 Baud Rate 50 bps to 921.6 Kbps
RS-422/485 Baud Rate 50 bps to 1.8432 Mbps
OS Supported QNX® 6.x, Linux, Windows® 2K/XP/XPe/Svr 2003/Vista
Optical Isolation 1kV peak to peak on every signal of ports 5 thru 8. Ports 1 through 4 are non-isolated
Op. Temp. 0 ~ 70 degC
Storage Temp. -40 ~ +105 degC
Humidity 5 ~ 95% RH
Dimensions 146.99 (W) x 110.49 (H) mm
Regulatory Approvals ICES-003 Class A, FCC Class A, EN50082-2, EN55022 Class A, EN55024


Model Description
BBG003-01 PCIe 8-port RS-232/422/485 with 1kV optical isolation (ports 5~8 only) and DB-9 cables