The Boston Diaries

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Sunday, June 03, 2007

The things I do to configure equipment

It was a little easier this time since I wasn't shoving raw wires into the female DE-9 connector, but pre-crimped wires. Still, working out which way the wires go took a few diagrams to get it straight, so to speak.

So, for my own notes, the wiring diagram for the BayTech DS9 with the DS72 module with a roll-over cable (Smirk, you might want to copy this down):

BLUE	→ pin 4 DE-9
BLACK	→ pin 7
RED	→ pin 3
GREEN	→ pin 2
YELLOW	→ pin 1
BROWN	→ pin 5
WHITE	→ pin 8

and for a straight through cable:

BLUE	→ pin 8
ORANGE	→ pin 5
BLACK	→ pin 1
RED	→ pin 2
GREEN	→ pin 3
YELLOW	→ pin 7
WHITE	→ pin 4

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