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What is the maximum length of an inter-Sepam 1000+ RS485 communication bus?

The length depends on the number of Sepam units connected and the supply voltage of the ACE949-2 or ACE959 connection interfaces:
Maximum length of RS485 bus with 12 V distributed power supply:
320 m with 5 Sepam units connected
180 m with 10 Sepam units connected
160 m with 20 Sepam units connected
125 m with 25 Sepam units connected

Maximum length of RS485 bus with 24 V distributed power supply:
1000 m with 5 Sepam units connected
750 m with 10 Sepam units connected
450 m with 20 Sepam units connected
375 m with 25 Sepam units connected

N.B.: But these length can be X3 with a special FILECA cable and at Maximum to 1300m

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Re-published to revised security level: 23 June 2008

Applies To: Bus length in Sepam 1000+ RS485 network

Original Author: FK

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Legacy KB System (APS) Data: RESL192195 V1.0, Originally authored by DaMi on 06/24/2008, Last Edited by DaMi on 06/24/2008
Related ranges: Sepam series 20, Sepam series 40
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