Understanding EIA-485 Connectors, Grounding and Protection

"Understanding EIA-485 — Part 3: Connectors, Grounding and Protection" Video Description

The Understanding EIA-485: Connectors, Grouding and Protection video is the third in a series on the very popular technology of EIA-485 — commonly called RS-485 — used for interconnecting network devices.

In this video we will first discuss the importance of connectors — ignored by the EIA-485 standard, BACnet and Modbus organizations.  And then we cover grounding — especially the distinct needs of two-wire and three-wire systems.

Understanding EIA-485 — Part 4: Cabling and Repeaters

Understanding EIA-485 — Part 5: 10 Recommendations

Understanding EIA-485 — Part 1: Introduction

Understanding EIA-485 — Part 2: Termination and Bias