You will need the following items to set up your FieldDAQ device.
Figure 1. FieldDAQ Installation Supply List
- Host Computer running Windows or NI Linux RT
- Application Software
- NI-DAQmx Driver
- FieldDAQ Device
- 5-pin L-coded M12 Power Input Cable
- 8-pin X-coded M12 Ethernet Cable
- External Power Supply
- B, E J, K, N, R, S, and/or T Thermocouples with Mini TC Connectors
You can either use a shielded straight-through Ethernet cable or an Ethernet crossover cable to connect the FieldDAQ device
directly to your computer.