CU1418 EtherCAT G branch controller, 8-port

CU1418 | EtherCAT G branch controller, 8-port

The EtherCAT G branch controllers enable transparent conversion of transmission rates of EtherCAT G and EtherCAT. The CU1418 has two marked ports for integration into an EtherCAT G network. Eight EtherCAT and/or EtherCAT G segments can be coupled via a further branch port.

Technical data CU1418
Task within EtherCAT system coupling of EtherCAT branches to an EtherCAT G network
Data transfer medium Ethernet/EtherCAT cable (min. Cat. 5), shielded
Bus interface 8 x RJ45
Distance between stations max. 100 m (1000BASE-T)
Protocol EtherCAT
Delay approx. 1 µs per port
Data transfer rates 100 Mbit/s and 1 Gbit/s
Configuration TwinCAT
Power supply 24 (18…30) V DC, 3-pin connection (+, -, PE)
Operating/storage temperature 0…+55 °C/-25…+85 °C
Relative humidity 95 %, no condensation
Vibration/shock resistance conforms to EN 60068-2-6/EN 60068-2-27
EMC immunity/emission conforms to EN 61000-6-2/EN 61000-6-4
Protect. class/installation pos. IP 20/variable
Approvals/markings CE
Product announcement
estimated market release 1st quarter 2021