AB7000 - Profibus-DP serial Gateway
Anybus Communicator - multiprotocol gateway configurable and programmable to bring their own serial devices into a Profibus network.
Anybus®. Communicator for Profibus allows the user to connect and communicate practically any serial device on a Profibus network.
Anybus®. Communicator is tested complying with current specifications that ensure compatibility of the Profibus network.
It acts as a slave device on the network and presents the data on the serial port to the master controller as I / O data.
Anybus®. Communicator supports the RS232, RS422 and RS485 serial communication without any change at the hardware level.
This allows connectivity to a wide range of serial devices.
Typical series applications include, variable frequency drives, sensors, actuators, human machine interfaces, barcode readers, RFID readers and industrial scales.
Is not required an high capacity of programming to set the Anybus®. Communicator: the configuration id one through a free and easy to use tool based on Windows&trade. ACM (Anybus Configuration Manager).
The ACM can be used to configurate the serial master protocols as Modbus or other master-slave protocols.
The configuration of a Modbus application is very easy: just follow the wizard of the ACM software.
Anybus®. Communicator can be easily configurated in order to consume or produce dynamic string of serial data.
With a wide range of supported devices, Anybus®. Communicator for Profibus make available the user one of the most comprehensive solutions for serial connectivity Profibus.
|Connections||Connects serial devices to Profibus network|
|Communication interfaces||RS232/422/485 selection via software|
|Max number of devices||Multi-drop up to 31 nodes|
|Mounting||DIN rail - PE via DIN rail|
|Certifications||CE, UL &. cUL marked|
|Supported protocols||Modbus RTU Master, Generic Data and DF1 mode|
|Configurations||Through Anybus Configuration Manager|
|Dimensions||120 mm x 75 mm x 27 mm|
|Power supply||24 VDC|
|Working temperature||0 to +55°C|
|Baudrate||9.6, 19.2, 93.75, 187.5 K, 0.5, 1.5, 3, 6, 12 M|
|I/O Input||244 bytes (max 416 bytes in+out)|
|I/O Output||244 bytes (max 416 bytes in+out)|
|Configuration||Anybus Configuration Manager for Windows|
|Communication interfaces||RS232, RS422, RS485|
|Galvanic Isolation||Standard for both Profibus and serial|
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