ANSI Optical Port or optical readout head AP-333 with RS-232 output signal

The ANSI Optical Port AP-333 with RS-232 output is an interface that communicates via infrared waves with a peripheral device such as an electric meter, water meter, heating meter or gas meter. All devices that support the standard ANSI C12.18 work with this product.
The Optical Port AP-333 with RS232 output signal and a four-wire cable without connector is suitable for you, if you would to read out consumption data by a peripheral device such as a handheld device, and generally communicates with the meter.
Please note that for the use of this optical head customized software is needed, it does not come with the product.
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Mechanical description of the optical port AP-333

  • Connector: Without Connector
  • infrared filter against external light influences
  • Dimensions (Ø x H): approx. 32 x 26 mm
  • Magnetical holding force: > 15 N
  • Casing material : ABS
  • Cable: length 2 m, Ø 4,5 mm, four-wire cable LAPP GERMANY
  • Weight: approx. 90 gr

Electronical description of the optical port AP-333

  • Standard: ANSI C12.18
  • Power supply: no power supply required. Supplied from RS-232 interface
  • Consumed current: approx. 3,5 mA (Transmitting operation)
  • Signal level: Compatible with EIA-232 (RS-232)
  • Data baud rate: 19200 bit/s
  • Wavelength: 880nm
  • Echo filter: yes