The MI400e-RD series, which is manufactured by Acksys, automatically detects the direction of the serial data and is totally independent of the communication protocol. Its dual port feature makes it possible to connect two RS232 serial devices to a single RS485 bus. The unit accepts 2 and 4 wires RS422/485 connection, for up to 1200 m and supports up to 256 bus connected equipments.
It has different features such as an LED display with RS signals for monitoring, a built-in continuous line surge protection, ESD protection and lightening protection, and a robust metal housing. Its small size and design features makes it a universal product capable to fit in the different needs of the industry. The unit has an operating temperature that ranges between 0°C to +65°C.