wireless conection

  buzzbomb 20:33 26 Aug 03
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my wife has a sewing machine with serial port we have to bring it to the computer for updates etc is there a wireless adapter available to transmit the info
thanks

  buzzbomb 21:03 26 Aug 03

bump

  jazzypop 22:44 26 Aug 03

Yes there is, but you will need very deep pockets -

click here for a blutooth serial plug adaptor, max range 100m

click here for an infra-red serial adaptor, 2m range

Check before ordering that the devices will work with a piece of kit such as a sewing machine - many of these adaptors assume the presence of certain drivers on the host.

Can you not just run a long serial cable from the PC to a convenient place for the sewing machine?

Or better still, buy a network-ready sewing machine, with WiFi capabilities :)

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