What is the Maximum Recommended Cable Length Between Sensor and NI DAQ Device

Updated Jan 29, 2022

Reported In

Hardware

  • PXIe-4309
  • Multifunction I/O Device
  • CompactDAQ Chassis

Issue Details

What is the Maximum Recommended Cable Length Between Sensor and NI DAQ Device?

Solution

To ensure the specified EMC performance, each different NI DAQ product have it own specified maximum length wire or cable to DAQ device I/O connection pin. Always refer to NI DAQ hardware User Manual/Guide documents.

Example: PXIe-4309 User Manual mention that the length of all I/O cables must be no longer than 3m.
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