This document will describe how to wire up the Impinj GPIO device to an electric strike plate powered by the external Impinj power supply at 24VDC and 250mA.
- Impinj Speedway Revolution Reader
- Impinj GPIO Box
- Hes 1006 Series Electric Strike @ .25 Amps 24v DC (an example device)
- Set of Precision Screw Drivers
- GPIO 15 Pin cable
- (2) Impinj 24vDC Power Supplies
- Open the cover of the GPIO and orientate the box with the 15 pin connector facing north, and the external cable opening facing west of the technician
- Set the power jumpers:
- With the top of the GPIO Box off and 15 pin connector facing South:
- A brand new GPIO box should have all its original jumpers set to the Right position or East; if not then move any out of place jumpers to the right position (see above image)
- The GPIO is now set to accept 24VDC 250mA from the external power supply
- Wire in the Electronic Strike power wires:
- (NOTE: make sure the electronic strike is wired up for 24VDC 250mA power)
- (NOTE: There are 4 GPO blocks and 4 GPI blocks. Each block has 3 leads GND, OUT1, VCC.(example) All we are concerned with in this example is GND and OUT1)
- Locate the GPO bank of connectors.
- Locate the first GPO Block. Each block is labeled on the electrical board that should indicate GPO1, GPO2, GPO3, GPO4 use the first one GPO1
- Wire up the strike with one lead connected to GND and the other one in GPO1
- The strike is now wired up
- Connect 15pin HID cable
- Using the cable that came with the GPIO box, connect the 15 pin HID cable from the reader to the GPIO device. If you don't have one or need a longer version you can get one (here).
- Connect external power
- Connect the 110VAC power cord to the power supply
- Connect the power supply to the GPIO box and screw the connector on to ensure connectivity and that the power cable will not come loose
- Connect the power cable to a 110VAC source
- GPIO is now successfully wired in
- There are LED status lights that will flash as the GPIO is trigged to open and close the electronic strike device.
- Use the Multireader application to open and close the GPO1 terminal to see the strike open and close to test the solution
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