• 1 RS-485 port
  • 1 to 247 RTU slaves per module
  • 1200, 2400, 4800, 9600, and 19200 baud rates
  • Requires IC200CHS006 communications carrier
  • Genius and PROFINET slave


The Emerson VersaMax Serial Communications Expansion Module provides a Modbus Master port for a Genius NIU remote I/O drop. The serial port can be used to interface with a wide range of Modbus slave devices such as controllers, VFDs, bar code readers, marques and much more. The data is transferred to and from the NIU over the Genius LAN and is compatible with any controller that supports Genius Global Data.