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Subject: How to screen on a network cable

Date: 08/17/00 at 4:06 PM
Posted by: Darren
E-mail: dazlogan@aol.com
Message Posted:

Hello

Im wondering how (or where) to connect the screen of an RS485 network cable given the following system:

1) Master PC has a network converter plugged into a spare serial port. The PC acts as the network master.

2) Each networked device has it's own 24V PSU.

Where do i connect the screen ? (at the PC Gnd on the network converter and no where else ?)

Moreover, with your answer, explain why you would connect it where you think.

Regards,
Darren


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