Get Your EtherNet/IP Scanner Connected Directly to the Data Table of Your Legacy Allen-Bradley PLC
The 460ESETC moves data between an EtherNet/IP Scanner device and up to 5 Allen-Bradley PLCs.
Have a Legacy Allen-Bradley PLC that doesn’t support EtherNet/IP? Move data from your EtherNet/IP Scanner device to low level legacy Allen-Bradley PLCs like the MicroLogix, SLC 505, and PLC 5E.
How Does it Work?
You allocate two areas of register blocks in your Allen-Bradley PLC. One area is a user defined set of write only registers accepting data from your EtherNet/IP device. The other area is full of read only register blocks to send data to your EtherNet/IP device. You directly map EtherNet/IP data into read and write locations in the data table of your Allen-Bradley PLC.
It’s really that simple.
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Ethernet/IP Adapter Features
Implicit, Explicit UCMM
BIT8,16 & 32; INT8, 16, 32 & 64; UINT8,16, 32 & 64; Float & Double
Maximum EtherNet/IP Scanner Devices
Up to 10
Max Data Per Adapter Connection
Up to 480 bytes in each direction
EtherNet/IP Tag Client Features PLC Support ControlLogix, CompactLogix, FlexLogix, MicroLogix, SLC’s and PLC5E’s
Maximum Number of PLCs Supported 5
Maximum Number Read Tags or Registers Supported 150 per PLC
Maximum Number Write Tags or Registers Supported 150 per PLC
Array Support Yes, for all data types except strings
Supported Data Types ControlLogix / CompactLogix / FlexLogix: Bit, 32 Bit Array, SINT, INT, REAL, STRING, DINT, MicroLogix / SLC / PLC5E: 16 Bit Array, INT, REAL, STRING
You can configure up to 9 different users access to diagnostic and configuration screens.
Set <, <=, >=, >, ==, !=, and Change-of-State rules on any data moving through the gateway. If alarm rule is triggered an email notification can be sent.
Allows for data manipulation during protocol translation. Scaling and other data format changes can occur in the gateway.
Status and Counters
Protocol specific status, counters and error messages are accessible within the gateways diagnostics page. They can also be delivered to a connected device.
Diagnostic Logging Page
Allows users to see and log start up sequences, protocol specific messages & error messages.
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