Multi protocol functions for Profibus DP, Profi-S-IO and Profi-S-bus using port 10 or port 2 on a PCD3.Mxxxx.

FAQ #100409

The PCD3.M3xxx, PCD3.M5xxx and PCD3.M6xxx do feature different possibilities for using the port 10 (D-Sub connector) and port 2 (terminal block).

 

The above mentioned port can be used for Profibus DP, Profi-S-IO or Profi-S-Bus communication. Please refer to the following table for possible usages:

 
Port
Profibus DP*
Profi-S-IO*
Profi-S-Bus
PCD3.M3xx0
2
Slave
Master / Slave
Master / Slave
PCD3.M5340
2
Slave
Master / Slave
Master / Slave
PCD3.M5440
PCD3.M5540
PCD3.M5560
10
Slave
Master / Slave
Master / Slave
PCD3.M6240
PCD3.M6340
2
Slave
Master / Slave
Master / Slave
PCD3.M6440
PCD3.M6540
PCD3.M6560
10
Master
Master
Master / Slave
2
Slave
Master / Slave
Master / Slave


*Please be aware that it is not possible to use Profibus DP and Profi-S-IO communication in parallel on the same port!

Profi-S-Bus communication can either be used with Profibus DP or Profi-S-IO on the same port.

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PCD3 / Mxxx

Last update: 25.05.2015 09:35

First release: 10.08.2005 13:17

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