Features and Benefits

  • Easy Evaluation of the MAX33046E/MAX33045E
  • I/O Interface Compatibility from 1.71V to 5.5V
  • Proven PCB Layout
  • Arduino®/Arm® Mbed™ Platform Compatible
  • Fully Assembled and Tested

Product Details

The MAX33046E Shield is a fully assembled and tested printed circuit board (PCB) that demonstrates the functionality of the MAX33046E half-duplex RS-485 transceiver with ±25V fault protection, extended -7V to +12V common-mode range, and ±40kV ESD Human Body Model (HBM) for A/B data lines. The shield features a digital isolator which is used as a level translator between the RS-485 transceiver and the controller interface.


  • Backplane Buses
  • Encoder Interfaces
  • Factory Automation Equipment
  • Motion Controllers
  • Programmable Controller
  • Telecommunication Equipment

Applicable Parts

Documentation & Resources


Pricing displayed is based on 1-piece.

Pricing displayed is based on 1-piece. The USA list pricing shown is for budgetary use only, shown in United States dollars (FOB USA per unit), and is subject to change. International prices may vary due to local duties, taxes, fees and exchange rates.