IO-Link Sensor/Actuator Hub

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IO-Link Sensor/Actuator Hub
IO-Link Sensor/Actuator Hub

IO-Link actuator/sensor hubs from Balluff feature eight ports for 16 in-/outputs. They allow for example signals from up to 16 switching sensors to be collected from a distance of up to 20 m, so that they can be made available to the machine controller via IO-Link and an IO-Link master using a simple 3-conductor cable.

Brand new in the market are versions with an expansion port. Here Slot 7 can be reconfigured as an expansion port by means of a simple parameter entry. A complete valve plug or an additional sensor hub can be connected to it. For the user this means a significant gain in flexibility and efficiency. Now it is possible not only to cost-effectively process additional in- and outputs, but also expand the range to a circle of another 20 m. Thanks to plug-and-play and the use of unshielded standard cables, the system can be started up in no time at all.

Posted on January 12, 2017 - (485 views)
Balluff GmbH
Schurwaldstrasse 9
73765 Neuhausen - Germany
+49-7158-1730
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