Posted by Wayne Howell on 06 July 2016 11:19 AM
The Artistic Licence site has numerous DMX512 resources:
Application Note 0201 - DMX & RDM Introduction. This includes wiring details for XLR and RJ45.
Application Note 0205 - DMX & RDM Splitters. What are they and where to use them.
Application Note 0215 - DMX & RDM Marking. Howe to interpret splitter marking symbols.
Application Note 0210 - DMX & RDM Splitter Comparison. Compare Artistic Licence splitters.
Q: What is maximum cable length for DMX512?
Q: Can I use Cat5?
Q: How do I terminate:
A: With products that use an XLR, you can connect a terminator plug. With Din-Rail products, there is an internal terminator which is connected enabled by fitting a wire link between TERM and DATA+.