EtherCAT Box Module

  Enquire / contact me

forms an Ethercat network

Automation

EtherCAT Box Module
EtherCAT Box Module

Beckhoff's EP6002 EtherCAT Box module allows the integration of external devices with a serial interface without needing a control cabinet. This compact IP 67 module with 2 channels flexibly integrates serial devices into an EtherCAT network. It simply connects devices with an RS232 or an RS422/RS485 interface and transmits data in a transparent way to a higher level EtherCAT controller. The active serial communication channels operate in full duplex mode at up to 115,200 baud. Temporary data storage is taken care of by an 864 byte receive buffer and a 128 byte transmit buffer. M12 plug connectors are used to connect serial devices. TwinCAT Virtual Serial COM Driver software allows the EtherCAT box to be used without a controller as a COM interface in Windows operating systems.

Edited by: Filip Burm

Posted on November 5, 2010 - (1114 views)
Beckhoff Automation GmbH
Hülshorstweg 20
33415 Verl - Germany
+49-5246-9630
+49-5246-963198
View full company profile
Location
Related articles
Get your Free Ticket to Hannover Messe 2019
Cogent DataHub IoT Gateway
Fanless Embedded System
Rockwell Presents the iTrack System at SPS IPC Drives 2018
''Esprit'' Libre
SCADA for Supervision and HMI
Advanced Automation Solutions
Solutions for Digital Data Exchange
Medical Grade PC
Widescreen HMIs GT21 and GT25
Leading Distributor in Automation & Robotics Technology
Modbus TCP EtherCAT PROFINET
IIoT I/O Series
Mercury: Mobile, multi-protocol diagnostics for all environments
Sure Signs of Excellence: Top Notch Products Offering Added Value
Innovative Systems Solutions Made by LAPP
Alarm-Annunicators, Grouped Indicators, Tri-Led and Phase Presences
Advanced Thermal Imaging Exx-Series
AN INDUSTRY FIRST FOR INDUSTRIAL ETHERNET
A Sure Sign of Excellence: Top-notch Products Offering Added Value
Cogent DataHub IoT Gateway
Medical Grade PC
Power Management System for IIoT
Modular Compact CPU Board
Absolute Modular Encoders
High-Performance Box PC
Photovoltaic Fuse Holder
Fanless Controller
Semi-absolute Linear Encoder
Web-Based Engineering Tool