Predator DR 2x2™ RS232 Hardware

Predator DR 2x2 Overview

What is Predator DR 2x2 Hardware?

Predator DR 2x2 Hardware provides 2 Serial ports and 2 Ethernet ports per machine in a din rail package. Designed for manufacturers with reliable Ethernet infrastructure. Network up to 1024 CNCs, robots and PLCs to your Windows based PC. Predator DR 2x2 Hardware supports transfers of your CNC programs, offsets and parameters. It supports a wide range of CNC protocols for dripfeeding, downloading, and uploading via RS-232.

Why use Predator DR 2x2 hubs?

  • Network up to 1024 RS232 based CNCs, robots & PLCs
  • Surge Suppressed RS232 Ports
  • DNC Send, Receive and Dripfeed on all ports
  • Supports High Speed Machining
  • Supports Predator CNC Editor
  • Supports Predator DNC
  • Supports Predator MDC
  • Supports Predator SFC
  • Supports Predator RCM
  • Supports Predator Virtual CNC
  • Supports Predator Touch HMI
  • Supports Predator MDC Adapters
  • Supports Predator CycleLocks and EditLocks
  • Supports Predator Grizzly Cables
  • Optionally use existing RS232 cables
  • Replace rotary ABCD switch boxes
  • Open Architecture Not Proprietary
  • Eliminate walking back and forth works from your CNC*

NOTE*: Requires Predator DR 2x2 hubs and Predator DNC.

Predator DR 2x2 Hardware Specifications

Specification General
Operating System Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 2003 Server, 2008 Server & 2012 Server
Device Drivers 32-bit and 64-bit
Operating Temperature 32 - 140°F or 0 - 60°C
Relative Humidity 5 - 90% Non Condensing
Altitude 0 - 12,000 ft or 0 - 3660 Meters
Safety UL 1950, EN60950, CSA 22.2, No. 950
Emissions/Immunity FCC Part 15 (Class B), EN55022 (Class B), ICES 003 (Class B), EN50082-2
Ethernet Connection 10/100Base-T
Ethernet Speed 10/100 Mbps
Ethernet Mode Half and Full Duplex
Throughput Up to 230k Baud per Port
RoHS Compliant Yes
1 Port DB9 style  
Dimensions 1.7 x 3.9 x 1.0 in or 4.3 x 9.8 x 5.7 cm
Weight 0.3 lbs or 0.2 kg
Surge Suppression Yes
2 Port DB9 style  
Dimensions 3.3 x 5.3 x 1.0 in or 8.5 x 13.3 x 5.7 cm
Weight 0.5 lbs or 0.3 kg
Surge Suppression Yes

Predator Express/W - Part Numbers

Part # Description
60390001 Predator 1 Port Wireless Express/W Hub
60390002 Predator 1 Port Wireless Express/W Hub