Logging and capturing data from Magellan RS232 Scale Interface

This data is being extracted with help of the "Advanced Serial Data Logger" software only. It may not applicable for other software titles.

DescriptionData typeColumn name

COM port settings

Note 1: Check the Instruction Manual and see the RS232 menu option on your scale.

All signals are compatible with the RS-232 CCITT V.24 standard.

COM Port Number: Select the port to which your instrument is connected.
Baud rate: 9600 (check the scale's RS232 menu)
Data bits: 7
Parity: Even.
Hardware flow control: Use DTR - enabled.
Software flow control: Disabled (none).

How to configure the logger for the Magellan RS232 Scale Interface.

1. Download and install the "Scale data parser" module.
2. Create or modify existing configuration.
3. Go to the "Modules - Query Parse Filter" page
4. Select the corresponding parser module.

The parser for Magellan RS232 Scale Interface

Magellan RS232 Scale Interface (unipsarser.dll)

Magellan RS232 Scale Interface (unipsarser.dll)

The communication setting

Note: Your COM port settings above should match the RS232 settings on the scale.

How to write data from the Magellan RS232 Scale Interface to a database.

Please, visit our tutorials section for examples.

How to capture data from USB scale or balance?

Usually the scale vendor provides a driver that can create a virtual COM port for the usb scale. Our serial data logger fully supposts virtual COM ports.

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