Computers and computer related devices such as
printers, terminals and modems must "talk. to each other. This is almost always
done with some type of cable interfacing the various devices within the system.
The users of computer equipment utilizing the RS232/CCITT interface
specifications will always find a cable between the various
It is important to remember that a breakout box is an
instrument that illuminates LED's when there is a signal present. Some users try
to make it more complicated than that. It will allow the user to stop (break)
that signal, send it straight through the adjoining pin or change the signal to
another line (pin). Most Breakout boxes will indicate positive or negative
voltage signals too.
The Breakout Box is a very important test tool
when transmitting and receiving RS232/CCITT data communications signals. It
detects, indicates, displays, breaks, changes and analyzes RS232/CCITT signals
going between computer related equipment.
* Easy Bob Model 725 Breakout
* Hard Copy Manual