DCS to Serial device connectivity


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I have an application wherein I have to connect two Weighbridges (addressed as 01 and 02 resply) via a proprietory protocol (Serial
I have to send one of the available 8 queries at regular intervals selectively to the two units and update the data received onto my MIS.
I shall be using DeltaV DCS for the plant control and have been asked to use the DCS serial connectivity cards / modules available for this
connection also. Seperate cards on PC's are not acceptable to the client.
Can any one suggest whether the same is possible in DeltaV? I have tried the website in vain.


Wade Carlson

Try www.comtrol.com for RS-232C to Ethernet interface modules as an option.

T.W.(Wade) Carlson, P.Eng.
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