RS-422/485 Serial

Standard serial interface for single and multidrop motion systems.

RS-422/485 serial interface for programming and control

Serial communications methods to transfer data have been standardized for nearly half a century. RS-422 and RS-485 are balanced differential communications interface widely used in industrial networks for multi-drop and multi-point networks.

Lexium MDrive Pulse/direction and Motion Control units can be named using viewable ASCII characters. There my be up to 62 named nodes on a serial network.

Schneider Electric Motion USA Motion Control products us the MCode programming language which uses 2-character mnemonic commands. Pulse/direction products use an intuitive GUI for configuration and setup. These are both available as open or closed loop with an internal magnetic encoder. Closed loop models feature hMTechnology.

Example Serial network using Lexium MDrive products
Example Serial network using Lexium MDrive products

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