Please refer to the PCD7.D230 manual for details about the connection cables and choose always the version with handshake.
PCD7 / Kxxx
It’s possible to use a PCD7.K413 cable to connect a PCD to a MB-Panel (PCD7.D4) over RS232? (FAQ #101242)
No, the PCD7.D413 cable has the signal Rx/Tx and RTS/CTS crossed (in relation to the PCD7.D4 panel).
The RS232 Port of the PCD7.D4 panel needs the signals:
Rx, Tx, GND, RTS, and CTS.
RS 232 Port on the PCD7.D4 panel:
Where from can I get an antenna for my GSM terminal? (FAQ #100305)
The PCS1 with GSM option and the Q.G736-AS2 are delivered without antenna for the GSM terminal. The antenna is not delivered because the selection of the antenna type it is very much depending on the application/site where it is used.
Whom to consult?
We recommend consulting a specialist for antennas in order to choose the best antanna for your application.
Since most antenna providers do not have branches in the same countries as Saia-Burgess Controls AG, it is not possible to refer to the same antenna distributor worldwide.
Attached below there is a link for swiss customers. If you can't find an appropriate distributor for your country, please contact your local Saia-Burgess Controls AG representative.
What about the antenna PCD7.K830?
You can also find an antenna for the GSM modem in the SBC price list. This is a "table-antenna" with a magnetic foot ideal for tests in the office bot not necessarily suitable for the use in an application.
Technical data of this antenna
frequenzy range824 – 960 MHz, 1,8 GHz/1,9 GHzGain5 dBCable typeRG58Cable length3,5 mConnector typeFME-fImpedance50 OhmDimenstionsDiameter foot 7,7 cm, total hight 36,0 cmWeight350 g