1. The CAT 5 panel use CAT5 cables which are readily available anywhere.
2. The CAT 5 panel use twice as many wires to connect between panels which allows for much longer runs between panels.
1. What is the recommended max Cab Bus length using CAT5e cable? 1600 feet
2. Does the Cab Bus use RS485 driver/receivers? Yes.
3. What is the max data rate. 9600bps
4. Any recommended termination? none
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