GO232 fibre optic modem

designed and manufactured by
Greenwich Instruments Ltd

Greenwich Instruments GO232 Fibre Optic Modem

GO232 line driver for RS232

The GO232 is a low cost, full duplex to 19200 baud fibre optic RS232 modem. It supports software handshakes (Xon/Xoff), utilising up to 100 metres of twin core 1mm plastic fibre.

The GO232 SMA/ST.850 is a full duplex 0 to 19200 baud fibre optic RS232C modem. It supports software handshakes (Xon/Xoff), utilising up to 8 kilometres of 50/125 micrometre glass fibre.

The GO232 SMA/ST.850 can be host powered, via pin 9 on the RS232C interface, or to customers requirements.

The RS232C interface is via a standard 25 way "D" connector, available in male or female types.

DTE or DCE configuration is selected by a switch on the face of the GO232.

The GO232 comes supplied with a power unit (9 volts DC 200mA).

GO232-M - 25-pin Male D-type RS232 to Plastic Fibre - stock code: AA151
GO232-F - 25-pin Female D-type RS232 to Plastic Fibre - stock code: AA152
GO232-ST/M - 25-pin Male D-type RS232 to Glass Fibre - stock code: AA154
GO232-ST/F - 25-pin Female D-type RS232 to Glass Fibre - stock code: AA156


RS232 to plastic fibre: GO232 datasheet

RS232 to glass fibre: GO232-850 datasheet

For further information please email Greenwich Instruments Ltd.

Address: Meridian House, Park Road, Swanley, Kent, BR8 8AH United Kingdom Tel: 0843 289 4056* Fax: 0843 289 4783*

* Lo-call-rate number. Calls to 084X numbers cost just 4.2p per minute (+vat) from a residential BT landline.
That's 40% cheaper than a standard UK national rate call! Calls to any 08 number can cost more when made from a mobile phone.