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Re: RS422 Connections on AMC325

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  • geo_homsy2
    I just got mine locally at electronics plus. But try this: http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_2?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=cable%20gland
    Message 1 of 7 , Apr 22 2:32 PM
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      I just got mine locally at electronics plus.

      But try this:

      http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_2?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=cable%20gland

      --- In solectria_ev@yahoogroups.com, Gordon Stallings <genki@...> wrote:
      >
      > Do you have a part number for that gland that you mentioned? Even the
      > manufacturer's name would help.
      > --Gordon--
      > On Apr 12, 2013, at 7:17 PM, geo_homsy2 wrote:
      >
      > > Are you using 56x lithium? I had to do this, to bump up the maximum
      > > battery voltage on the controller.
      > >
      > > What I did, if you look back in the archives here, is to get another
      > > entry gland, just like the two that are already on that panel but
      > > smaller, and install the gland. Then I cut a stubby piece of CAT5
      > > network cable with an RJ45 on the end, put it through the gland, and
      > > soldered to a DA-15 connector. Plug the DA-15 into the programming
      > > port and secure it with screws, then screw the whole thing back
      > > together.
      > >
      > > Now, you have an external programming cable. Use the other end of
      > > the CAT5 cable you chopped in half, and a CAT5 barrel connector, and
      > > connect to your RS485 adapter. Voila! Any time you need to see
      > > what's up with your AMC325, you don't need to take it out of the car
      > > and unscrew the silly little panel.
      > >
      > > //Geo
      >
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