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Ethernet TCP/IP controller, 8 Serial Ports - RS232/RS422/RS485 - BF-480

SKU: GC-BF-480

MPN: BF-480

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BF-480 is a low cost industrial 8 port RS232 or RS422 or RS485 serial device server that can make your industrial serial devices to be IP / Ethernet network enabled. Configuration and firmware upgrade are available using the network. PPPoE & DDNS protocol makes the user connect to Internet without static IP.

The BF-480 is easy to configure using a simple Web page configuration page. The terminal blocks on the BF-480 is used for all connections except for the RJ45 Ethernet connection. The power connection (9-30VDC) can be made using wired in directly to the terminal block.

  • DHCP Client
  • PPPoE Over Ethernet
  • Dynamic DNS
  • TCP/UDP server/client support
  • Backup and Restore configuration
  • Full Network Management via Web
  • Auto-negotiating 10/ 100M bps Ethernet
Baud rate 1200 bps - 230.4Kbps
Certifications CE
Connectors DB9 (female)/ RJ-45
Cpu 16 bit CPU, 100MHz
Dimensions 127 x 37 x 110 mm
Flow control XON/XOFF, RTS/CTS
Indicators led Power, Serial Transmission, Ethernet Activity
  • Network: Ethernet 10/100Base-T, half/full duplex, Auto Cross Over, 1.5 KV Magnetic protected
  • COM2 - RS232/485 - TxD,RxD,GND(RS232, D+, D-(RS485)
  • COM3 - RS232/485/422 - TxD,RxD,GND(RS232), D+, D-(RS485) T+, T-, R+, R-(RS422)
  • COM4 - RS232 - TxD, RxD, GND
  • COM5 - RS232 - TxD, RxD, GND
  • COM6 - RS232 - TxD, RxD, GND
  • COM7 - RS232 - TxD, RxD, GND
  • COM8 - RS232 - TxD, RxD, GND
Management Support TCP/UDP Server/Client mode. Built-in HTTP/Web server for set up and remote management via any browser easily. Support backup & restore system configuration data. User name & password protected for web management
Memory 256 KB ROM & 768KB SDRAM
Mpn BF-480
Parity odd, even, mark, space, none
Ports 8 serial ports
Protocols TCP, IP, UDP, Telnet, ARP, DHCP, ICMP, PPPoE, HTTP, DDNS
  • Magnetic Protected: Ethernet port 1.5 KV
  • Surge protection: Serial port 15 KV ESD
Serial interfaces 369
Serial types 372,370,371
Stop bits 1 or 2
Storage specifications Temperature: -20°C to +85°C
Supported os Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows 95/98 ME, Linux, UNIX
Temperature range
  • Operating: 0°C to +65°C
  • Humidity: 5% to 95% RH
Watchdog timer Supported, will auto-reset if error


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