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CU1521 | EtherCAT media converter fibre optic

CU1521 | EtherCAT media converter fibre optic

CU1521 | EtherCAT media converter fibre optic

CU1521 | EtherCAT media converter fibre optic

CU1521 | EtherCAT media converter fibre optic

The EtherCAT-capable CU1521 for Industrial Fast Ethernet/100 Mbit/s serves as media converter from optical fibre to copper and vice versa. The CU1521 is suitable for multimode, the CU1521-0010 for singlemode optical fibre and therefore significantly longer transmission links. The CU1521 always operates bidirectionally and collision-free with constant delay. It can be diagnosed as a separate EtherCAT device. In this way, unlike standard media converters, the CU1521 enables fast link control and the safe closing of the EtherCAT strand even in the event of a fault. Since the transfer direction (copper to optical fibre | optical fibre to copper) is relevant for the bus, the device can be configured via a switch. Via this switch “Link Loss Forwarding“ for normal Ethernet operation can also be selected.

The CU1521 is useful in applications where EtherCAT transfers over large distances are required or where higher EMC loads on the bus line are to be expected.

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