How to Design with High-Speed RS-485 Transceivers

Added on August 21, 2015

This introduction to high-speed RS-485 designs will introduce you to standard and high-speed RS-485 networks, discuss signal degradation on the bus, review key transceiver requirements for high-speed transmission and give you some design tips for system and bus node designs as well as general high-speed design guidelines.

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