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Re: Mercury M1200 PS signals

 
 
EMB
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      03-05-2011
On 5/03/2011 4:50 p.m., geoff wrote:
> Anybody know what polarity signals this uses ? The manual omits this rather
> vital info.... !
>
> geoff


last page of
http://www.mercury-pc.com/download/u..._RPS320ENU.pdf

 
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      03-06-2011
On 6/03/2011 2:10 p.m., geoff wrote:
> EMB wrote:
>> On 5/03/2011 4:50 p.m., geoff wrote:
>>> Anybody know what polarity signals this uses ? The manual omits
>>> this rather vital info.... !
>>>
>>> geoff

>>
>> last page of
>> http://www.mercury-pc.com/download/u..._RPS320ENU.pdf

>
> No. Gives pin numbers and signals, but not polarities.


Given that it refers to grounds, the signalling pins will be high (ie
positive). It'll only take 10 seconds with a multimeter to confirm
whether high is fault or normal - just test the mains fail pin whilst
turning off the supply.
 
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      03-06-2011
On 6/03/2011 2:47 p.m., geoff wrote:
> EMB wrote:
>> On 6/03/2011 2:10 p.m., geoff wrote:
>>> EMB wrote:
>>>> On 5/03/2011 4:50 p.m., geoff wrote:
>>>>> Anybody know what polarity signals this uses ? The manual omits
>>>>> this rather vital info.... !
>>>>>
>>>>> geoff
>>>>
>>>> last page of
>>>> http://www.mercury-pc.com/download/u..._RPS320ENU.pdf
>>>
>>> No. Gives pin numbers and signals, but not polarities.

>>
>> Given that it refers to grounds, the signalling pins will be high (ie
>> positive). It'll only take 10 seconds with a multimeter to confirm
>> whether high is fault or normal - just test the mains fail pin whilst
>> turning off the supply.

>
> OK, did that and it's sorted. Also found a reoplacement downlaod of the RUPS
> software, and az serial. ot sure whether to use that or just use the native
> XP funatio0nality....


Use the XP functionality - it works well. The RUPS software is pretty
old (well pre-XP) and may give issues running alongside other apps.
 
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