Web Exclusive--Wireless Data Acquisition
September 6, 2001
Point Six, Inc. has introduced a series of wireless data acquisition products that can be incorporated into any network. The HA8-WOW is an externally powered RS232/RS485 receiver that can be part of a 26-receiver network and support 2600 wireless sensors. The HA9-WOW is a parasitically powered RS232/RS422 receiver that cannot be networked and is intended for applications that only require one receiver. Also offered is the Point Receiver, a 418 MHz radio receiver integrated into a Palm IIIxe handheld unit. It is designed to receive the CRC-16 error-checked radio data packets from Point Six's WOW wireless sensors. www.pointsixwireless.com Point Six, Inc.