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  1. questionUsing Modbus ASCII Protocol to Display Messages on Alpha Signs (TechMemo 99-0003)
    This document shows how to format the Modbus ASCII protocol to display text messages on ALPHA signs equipped with the Gateway firmware option. Using the Gateway Messaging software, messages are created, assigned a messagenumber, and then stored in Gateway-equipped ALPHA signs. The Modbus ASCII ...
  2. questionUsing an Automation Direct PLC/EZ95 AASCII Protocol to Trigger Messages to Display on All Alpha Signs (TechMemo 99-0005)
    This document shows how to format the EZ95 ASCII protocol to display text messages on standard ALPHA signs. Using a hand-held Remote Control, messages are created, assigned a message number, and then stored in signs. The EZ95 ASCII protocol can be used to display these stored messages by using ...
  3. questionConfiguration Data for Alpha Gateway Networks (TechMemo 00-0006)
    The Alpha® Gateway Interface (the “AGI”) can be used to connect Alpha® sign networks with a number of different types of industrial networks. This document is not intended to provide installation guidelines for any specific network configuration. Its purpose, instead, is to ...
  4. questionHow to Connect Alpha Signs to Data Highway Plus Using the BridgePort (pn 97037006)
    This 18-page document shows how to set up the BridgePort gateway device to act as an interface between a Data Highway Plus industrial network and an ALPHA sign network. In this version A, a sign firmware change is documented to accommodate error codes when using a broadcast message on all signs ...
  5. questionAlpha Discrete Input Interface Operating Instructions (pn 97110701)
    This document provides setup and operation instructions for the three modules that make up the ALPHA Discrete Input Interface. Document date: 2/3/2000
  6. questionGateway II Modbus Plus Interface Installatoin Instructions (pn 97118811)
    This document shows how to set up the Modbus Plus version of the Alpha® Gateway Interface to connect Alpha® signs to a Modbus Plus industrial network. NOTE: In this "B" revision of the manual, configuration data for Alpha® gateway networks was added. Document date: 3/4/03
  7. questionHow to Connect Alpha Signs to a Profibus-DP Network (pn 97118810)
    This 36-page document shows how to set up the Alpha® Gateway Interface module for Profibus to act as an interface between a Profibus industrial network and an Alpha® sign network. The module features DIN-rail mounting in a 3-module configuration specifically designed to interface with ...
  8. questionHow to Connect the Alpha Gateway Interface to a DeviceNet Network (pn 97118809)
    This 34-page document shows how to set up the Alpha® Gateway Interface module for DeviceNet to act as an interface between a DeviceNet industrial network and an Alpha® sign network. The module features DIN-rail mounting in a 3-module configuration specifically designed to interface wit ...