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Grid Connect releases GRIDBluFly adapter to give machine owners wireless communications

A GRIDBluFly adapter related to the serial information port of a scoreboard show for distant entry through Bluetooth.

NAPERVILLE, ILL., USA, June 21, 2023/ — Grid Connect, Inc. has launched its GRIDBluFly™ serial adapter to present machine owners and system integrators with short-range radio know-how for transmitting alerts between computer systems and different units.

Grid Connect GRIDBluFly provides any RS232 serial port Bluetooth connection functionality. Machine owners and operators can use the GRIDBluFly with one other GRIDBluFly in cable substitute mode to make their RS232 cable wireless, or they will pair it with every other Bluetooth system that helps Bluetooth SPP (Serial Port Profile).

A facility supervisor can use GRIDBluFly as a hub for speaking with a number of machines in a plant and eradicate cabling that may be a supply of connection failures due to points like vibration or accidents with upkeep. Managers can talk with their machines through GRIDBluFly to remotely obtain directions to a chunk of apparatus as an alternative of strolling to a machine. The GRIDBluFly additionally eliminates toting round and connecting serial cables, which might injury cables and lead to troubleshooting cabling issues.

The GRIDBluFly is beneficial in industrial environments with older gear the place an proprietor needs to eradicate serial cabling or add mobility to set up connections between machines and a laptop computer through USB and a laptop computer Bluetooth radio. The GRIDBluFly attaches to an RS232 serial port making it a Bluetooth Class 1 wireless connection, able to transmitting serial information up to 100 meters (330 toes). GRIDBluFly helps the Bluetooth specification 4.2. GRIDBluFly additionally has dip switches to assist entry configuration and make pairing the units fast and straightforward. And it helps “AT” like instructions, which permit customers to change the GRIBluFly settings with messages despatched by the serial port.

GRIDBluFly is a substitute product for the Firefly serial adapter, which Grid Connect has discontinued as a result of the Firefly’s chip is now not manufactured. As with all know-how, customers ought to qualify the GRIDBluFly in any manufacturing surroundings.

About Grid Connect, Inc.

Naperville, Ailing.-based Grid Connect, Inc. is an ISO 9001:2015 firm and has been a frontrunner within the embedded and networking market for greater than 20 years. Grid Connect’s merchandise vary from customized OEM sensible units and safety controllers to bridges, switches, and diagnostics instruments. Together with the merchandise Grid Connect makes, the corporate additionally distributes and helps complementary merchandise from different high-quality know-how makers. Study extra at

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