USB to Serial Port Converters

Steve yorvik.ubunto at
Sun Feb 28 19:59:55 UTC 2010

On Sat, 27 Feb 2010 12:53:03 -0000, Karl F. Larsen <klarsen1 at>  

> 	A year or two ago I bought one of these, with CE  FC as the
> maker of this device. It does not work well at all.
> 	I need one that reliably puts 5 volts from the USB onto the
> proper serial port pin. I also need to use the serial port
> XON/XOF flow control.
> 	Can anyone give me a clue as to what to buy? My old one
> provides the 5 volts for about 15 seconds and quits.
> 73 Karl
Just so you don’t think all these devices are made by the same people. The  
CE is a European standard mark and I assume the FC is the American one.



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