DH-485 Network

The DH‑485 industrial local area network is designed for factory-floor applications and uses the RS‑485 transmission standard.

DH-485 Network
  • Overview
  • Documentation
  • Resources

Features

  • Includes local area network designed for factory-floor applications
  • Uses the RS-485 transmission standard
  • Supports connection of up to 32 devices, including SLC™ 500 and MicroLogix™ 1000 controllers, graphic terminals, and personal computers
  • Offers additional products from our Encompass™ Partners

Additional Information

Our PartnerNetwork Encompass Program offers complementary product solutions through the Encompass search tool. You can sort and filter products from best-in-industry suppliers in your region to connect to the Rockwell Automation® architecture, or to use with our products.

Documentation

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Product Certifications

See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Configuration & Selection Tools

Other Resources

  • Integrated Architecture Tools — Tools to help you plan and configure an Integrated Architecture™ system.
    • IA Bookshelf [PDF] — View recommended literature for the Integrated Architecture™ system.
    • Integrated Architecture Podcasts — Select from a list of podcasts to learn more about the Integrated Architecture™ system.
    • Popular Configuration Drawings — Use these tools to understand the basic performance, capacity and configuration of the Integrated Architecture™ system.
    • Sample Code Library — Retrieve samples of code that have been developed by other users and post code that others might find helpful.
    • System Ferret — Use this system inventory software tool to seek out and log all devices communicating on DeviceNet™ networks, ControlNet™, and EtherNet/IP™ in your control system.
  • Knowledgebase — Visit our online resource for technical information, support chat and forums, software updates, and product safety advisories/notices.