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Serial to Parallel Bidirectional Converter V, DB9/DB25  

Easy conversion—no other devices needed.

PI046A

Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available
(3 Additional Year)

Product Highlights

  • Makes the DB9 serial port on your PC compatible with parallel devices.
  • Connect your PC to a printer—even with something plugged into its parallel port.
  • Converts serial to parallel or parallel to serial.
  • Automatic serial/parallel mode detection.
  • Also available with DB9 and DBCentronics connectors.


  • Description

    Serial to Parallel Bidirectional Converter V, DB9/DB25


    Quick Facts

  • Makes the DB9 serial port on your PC compatible with parallel devices.
  • Connect your PC to a printer—even with something plugged into its parallel port.
  • Converts serial to parallel or parallel to serial.
  • Automatic serial/parallel mode detection.
  • Also available with DB9 and DBCentronics connectors.

  • Further Details

  • Built-in 6-foot (1.8-m) cable eliminates the need for extension cables. It includes a DB9 female socket for serial ports and a DB25 male plug on the other end.
  • Runs at speeds up to 38.4 kbps.


  • Technical Specifications for Serial to Parallel Bidirectional Converter V, DB9/DB25:

    Controls External DIP switches: Speed, flow control, parity, word length
    Data Format Even, odd, or no parity; 7 or 8 data bits, 1 stop bit
    Flow Control Hardware or X-ON/X-OFF
    Speed 300 bps to 38.4 kbps, switch selectable
    CE Approval Yes
    Interface Serial: Asynchronous;
    Parallel: Centronics®
    Connectors (1) DB9 F DCE, (1) DB25 M
    Indicators (1) LED
    Power From the RS-232 interface
    Size 2.7"H x 1.3"W x 0.8"D (6.9 x 3.3 x 2 cm)
    Weight 0.2 lb. (0.1 kg)


    NOTE: Technical specification weight is the unit weight. It is not the packaged shipping weight. For shipping weight, please contact Black Box customer service at 877-877-2269.


    Resources for Serial to Parallel Bidirectional Converter V, DB9/DB25:

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    Protect your purchase with an additional 3 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
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    Product SKU Price Quantity
    Parallel Converter V, DB9/Centronics PI045A $138.95
     
     

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    Shipping Info

    In Stock - orders received before 5PM ET ship same day

    Weight: 0.469 lbs.
    HxWxD: 1 x 7.8 x 10.2 in.

    What’s more, we also have a 45-day, no-questions-asked return policy. Simply call Customer Service for a Return Authorization (RA) number, return your product in new condition and in the original package, and receive a full refund.


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