Siemens expands IP65/67 distributed I/O line
The Simatic ET 200eco PN compact block I/O modules with a Profinet interface have been added to the range of IP65/67-rated distributed I/O systems from Siemens.
Nuremberg, Germany —The Simatic ET 200eco PN compact block I/O modules with a Profinet interface have been added to the range of IP65/67-rated distributed I/O systems from Siemens Industry Automation Division. Announced at the SPS/IPC/Drives Show, November 25-27, 2008, the I/O modules are fully sealed in a zinc die-cast housing and are available with 8 or 16 digital inputs and with 8 or 16 digital outputs.
Siemens ET 200eco PN compact block I/O
Inputs and outputs, power supply and communications network are connected by means of industry-standard M12 connectors. Simatic ET 200eco PN is designed for distributed installation direct at the machine and supports both Profinet star and line topologies within a system.
For more information, visit www.sea.siemens.com
Control Engineering News Desk
- Events & Awards
- Magazine Archives
- Oil & Gas Engineering
- Salary Survey
- Digital Reports
- Survey Prize Winners
- CFE Edu
Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey