Re: RS422 Connections on AMC325
- View SourceI just got mine locally at electronics plus.
But try this:
--- In email@example.com, Gordon Stallings <genki@...> wrote:
> Do you have a part number for that gland that you mentioned? Even the
> manufacturer's name would help.
> 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