Anybus Communicator - Interbus

Características destacadas

  • Saves machine builders and device manufacturers of integrating a Interbus interface
  • Requires no hardware or software changes to be made to the connected device
  • Compatible with all PLCs with Interbus support
  • Performs complete serial protocol conversion, no PLC function blocks required
  • Intelligent I/O data mapping within the Communicator permits even devices with slow serial communication can be integrated without any restrictions to the upper network
  • Possibility to connect upto 31 nodes via one Communicator giving inexpensive Interbus network connectivity for your devices
  • Always free technical support from HMS and our global Anybus Distributors

Descripción

Integrate your serial RS-232/422/485 based industrial devices and equipment to a Interbus control system without the need for any changes to the device. Just connect, configure and you're done!

The Anybus® Communicator™ is a proven and trusted protocol converter gateway that connects non-networked industrial devices and equipment to Interbus. The gateway performs an intelligent protocol conversion and presents the serial data to the Master PLC/Controller as easily processed I/O data.

The Communicator is slim stand-alone gateway designed for IP20 and DIN-rail mounting, requiring a 24-volt power supply. The Communicator is conformance tested to current Interbus specifications guaranteeing network compatibility.

CONVERT ALMOST ANY TYPE OF SERIAL PROTOCOL

The Communicator is capable of converting almost any type of serial protocol such as Modbus RTUASCIIDF1 or any other type of proprietary Request/Response or Produce/Consume protocol.

Serial protocol configuration features

No high level programming skills are needed to set up the Anybus® Communicator as configuration is accomplished using the included, easy to use Windows™ based ACM (Anybus Configuration Manager).

  • Selectable RS-232/422/485 interface
  • Pre-defined 6-step Modbus-RTU configuration wizard
  • Selectable pre-loaded DF1 commands. No scripting or serial frame building required!
  • Ability to configure ASCII or vendor specific protocols (Request/Response or Produce/Consume via a visual frame building interface 
  • Multi-language support for English, German, Spanish, Italian, French, Polish, Russian, Chinese and Japanese
  • Handy Save/Load function allows for a completed configuration to be re-used for many other installations
  • Password protection prevents unauthorized upload and download of configurations
  • Serial Line Listener and In-built Checksum calculations for diagnostic and troubleshooting

Interbus interface features

  • Complete Interbus functionality according to EN 50170
  • Max. 20 bytes of process data (512 bytes with PCP) in each direction
  • PCP V.2.0. (0, 1, 2, or 4 words)
  • Interbus baudrate 500 kbit/s – 2 Mbit/s
  • Automatic slave address detection by controlling PLC master
  • 1x D-sub 9-pin male and 1x D-sub 9-pin female network connector
Order Code  AB7012
Included components                                   Resource CD, Configuration cable (RS-232) port, Installation sheet, D-sub connector with screw terminals for serial sub-network (Power supply not included)
Optional Accessories USB-RS-232 configuration adapter (Order Code 019570)
Guarantee 3 years 

Especificaciones Tecnicas

Dimensions (L•W•H)120 x 75 x 27mm or 4,72 x 2,95 x 1,06"
Weight150g or 0,33 lbs
Operating temperature0 to +55 °C or 0 to +131 °F
Storage temperature -40 to +85 °C or -40 to +185 °F
Power supply24 VDC
Current consumption max. 200mA (Typical 100mA)
Serial application InterfaceSelectable RS-232, RS-422, RS-485
Max stations 31 nodes via RS-422 or RS-485
Galvanic isolation On both serial and BUS/Ethernet side
Mechanical ratingIP20, NEMA rating 1
MountingDIN-rail (EN 50022 standard)
Protocol: Modbus RTU Modbus RTU Master - Request/Response
Protocol: ASCII/Vendor SpecificRequest/Response or Produce/Consume
Protocol: Rockwell DF1DF1 Master
CertificationsCE, CULUS, ATEX/Haz.Loc

Referencia Descripcion
AB7012 Anybus Communicator - Interbus