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Black Box Serial adapter - PC Card - RS-232 (IC117A-R2)

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Black Box - Serial adapter - PC Card - RS-232
  • MacMall Part #: 8568906 
  • Manufacturer Part #: IC117A-R2 
  • Platform: Universal 

With PCMCIA serial I/O adapters, you can open your notebook or portable up to a wide variety of RS-232 applications. With the cards, you add the flexibility of compact mobile communications to your system. Take advantage of RS-232 communications to connect to a wide variety of peripherals over short distances. Unlock the full power of today's robust operating systems to make your communications tasks easier than ever before. These cards offer a degree of versatility that's unmatched by other PCMCIA cards.Black Box has taken the features usually reserved for full-size "AT" bus cards and packed them into these credit-card-size adapters. Add the speed and power of PCMCIA serial I/O adapters to your notebook or laptop computer and you have the perfect mobile development system.Choose this sync model for protocols such as SDLC, HDLC, X.25, and for synchronous communications. It features a Zilog 85233 SCC (serial communication controller).

Technical Specs

Device Type Serial adapter
Form Factor Plug-in module
Interface (Bus) Type PC Card
Ports RS-232
Connectivity Technology Wired
Cabling Type Serial RS-232
Data Link Protocol SDLC, HDLC, X.25
Data Transfer Rate 200 Kbps
Expansion / Connectivity
Interfaces 1 x RS-232 - 25 pin D-Sub (DB-25) - 1 ( external )
Compatible Slots 1 x PC Card - type II
Cables Included 1 x serial cable ( external )
MTBF 115,000 hours
Package Type Retail
Software / System Requirements
Software Included Drivers & Utilities
OS Required Microsoft DOS, Microsoft Windows 95/98, Linux, QNX, Microsoft Windows 2000 / NT4.0, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition
Dimensions & Weight
Weight 1.1 lbs
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 1 year warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - parts and labor - 1 year - carry-in
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 32 °F
Max Operating Temperature 122 °F
Humidity Range Operating 0 - 90%
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