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The DA-15 GPIO connector on previous models has been replaced with a standard 12-pin GPIO design manufactured by Phoenix Contact, Wurth Electronics, and others. Series 3 models ship with two pluggable Pluggable GPIO terminal blocks , which can be inserted into the GPIO connector to make bare-wire contacts . An (see here for an example part number for these terminal blocks can be found here.). The terminal blocks are available upon request; contact BrightSign support for more details. If you wish to source your own terminal blocks, make sure to use 4-pin or 6-pin blocks (12-pin blocks are extremely difficult to remove from the GPIO port).

Serial

The DE9 serial connector on previous models has been replaced with a 3.5mm serial jack. The new serial jack supports the same signaling parameters as the DE9 connector; however, it does not have a pin to provide 5V of power for peripherals.

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