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Sabrent USB 2.0 to serial cable adapter/USB A- male &serial 9 pin male with thumbscrews connector (CB-FT1K)

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The USB to serial adapter allows you to connect serial devices to a computer via an available USB Port.

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Provides the connection between USB and the traditional RS-232 serial port

Works with cellular phones, PDAs, digital cameras, modems, etc

Supports the RS-232 serial interface (standard 9-pin serial)

Supports automatic handshake mode

USB full speed communication and bus powered

Single cable USB to serial communication

Easy installation

The USB to Serial RS-232 Adapter provides one RS-232 Serial (DB-9 male) connector via one standard USB port at a data transfer rate of up to 230Kbps. You can instantly enjoy connectivity with modem, PDA, POS, or other serial devices on your PC or Mac without the hassle of opening your computer case. It provides a quick, simple, and cost-effective solution and is ideal for various communication and automation applications. This makes the USB interface transparent to serial peripherals, allowing them to easily interface with USB computers and eliminates the setup hassle found with traditional serial port connections.

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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year

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  • Jan D.
  • 9/21/2014 7:48:30 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsWorked, correct connector

Pros: Worked right away. Has correct connector for most devices with a 9-pin serial port, male connector and thumbscrews, not nuts.

Cons: Short wire between serial port and usb port. Required a USB extension.

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  • steven i.
  • 7/28/2013 7:15:31 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsdoes the job

Pros: Uses the FTDI chipset

Cons: My computer would not recognize the drivers on the included disc

Other Thoughts: I needed usb to rs 232 adapter, to be able to use my programing cable for my Icom ic-t90a hand held amateur (ham) radio transceiver.
The reason i wanted the FTDI chipset adapter cable was most cables use the Prolific chipset and many are counterfeit and they also have driver install problems that can't be fixed as easily as this was (look at the hundreds of adapters on the big auction site from china)

The biggest problem was the drivers. The included disc was not recognized by my windows xp computer.

I thought about it for awhile and went to the FTDI website and the driver for the chipset was there. I downloaded it and was up and running in a few minutes

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