Modbus RTU Serial Device (RS485 - Slave) address greater than 247
EcoStruxure Building Operation
- Building Operation Enterprise Server
- Building Operation Automation Server (AS, AS-P, AS-B)
- Modbus RTU Master RS485 Network
Third party Modbus device has an address range between 248 and 255.
For Modbus master/slave RS485 networks, the third party device must be in the range of 1 to 247, this is the Modbus RTU standard. This would apply not only to EBO but to other Modbus master/slave networks.
The KB article Modbus basics explains this amongst other Modbus topics.
If the third party Modbus slave device cannot be changed to an address to within this range, then contact with the product vendor may be required.
For TCP devices see the KB article Modbus TCP Device (Slave) address greater than 247.