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AS-Interface ClassicLine module

ClassicLineVA 4AO (C) M12 IP67

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  • Easy to mount and wire
  • Connection of the AS-i flat cable via module lower parts
  • Clearly visible powerful LEDs for displaying operation, switching status and error
  • High protection rating for the requirements of harsh industrial environments
  • Robust M12 connectors for connecting sensors and actuators
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Technische Details
Electrical data
Operating voltage [V] 26.5...31.6 DC
Current consumption [mA] 130...180; (external supply)
Max. current consumption from AS-i [mA] 180; (with external supply: 50 mA)
Reverse polarity protection yes
Additional voltage supply [V] 24 DC
Inputs / outputs
Number of inputs and outputs Number of analogue outputs: 4
Voltage range DC [V] 24; (to PELV)
Number of analogue outputs 4; (Anschluss von 2-Draht-Aktuatoren)
Analogue current output [mA] 0...20
Max. load [Ω] 600
Short-circuit proof yes
Resolution of analogue output 16 (1 bit = 1 µA)
Actuator supply analogue outputs AS-i/external
Operating conditions
Ambient temperature [°C] 0...70
Storage temperature [°C] -20...85
Protection IP 67
Tests / approvals
EN 50295
EN 61000-6-4 : 2001
EN 61000-6-2 : 2001
MTTF [years] 135
AS-i classification
AS-i addressing addressing socket; IR addressing possible
AS-i profile S-7.3.6
AS-i I/O configuration [hex] 7
AS-i ID code [hex] 3.6
AS-i certificate pending yes
Mechanical data
Weight [g] 226
Type of mounting AS-i interface to FC/FC-E lower parts
Materials PBT; Sealing: FKM; screws: stainless steel
Displays / operating elements
operation LED, green Voltage AS-i / 24 V AUX
errors LED, red
function LED, yellow channels AO1...AO4
Accessories (optional)
Module lower part
Pack quantity 1 pcs.
Electrical connection
Connector: M12
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