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The Beckhoff Automation GmBH's EK1818 EtherCAT coupler, belonging to the EK1800 series, is a versatile device furnished with eight digital inputs and four digital outputs. The product boasts a commendable data transfer speed of 100Mbaud. Fitted with multiple diagnostic LEDs, this unit ensures efficient monitoring of power supply, EtherCAT state machine/PLC, Fieldbus, and digital inputs or outputs. The EK1818 EtherCAT coupler, strictly designed to be used in conjunction with Beckhoff’s UL Listed EtherCAT system, has a short-circuit current rating of less than 2A. With an IP 20 protection rating, this coupler supports the connection of various terminals through its right side and a high-level network via the left side. The device is equipped to handle ferrule, stranded wire, and solid wire type conductors and enforce reverse polarity protection. With a power supply rating of 24VDC, the EtherCAT coupler is viable for an operating temperature range of -25°C to 60°C. Please note that the coupler can't be used with a switch or router.
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Technical Specifications
  • Product: EK1818 EtherCAT coupler
  • Manufacturer: Beckhoff Automation GmbH
  • Product Series: EK1800
  • Digital Outputs: 4
  • Digital Inputs: 8
  • Data Transfer Rate: 100Mbaud
  • LED Diagnostics: Yes
  • UL Listed EtherCAT System Compatible: Yes
  • Firmware: None
  • Short Circuit Current Rating: Less than 2A
  • Protection Rating: IP 20
  • Switch or Router Compatibility: No
  • E-bus Electrical Isolation Voltage: 500V
  • Supported Conductors: Ferrule, stranded wire, solid wire
  • Reverse Polarity Protection: Yes
  • Power Supply Rating: 24VDC
  • Installation Position: Any
  • Operating Temperature: -25°C to 60°C
  • Time Delay: 1µs
  • Mounting: Fits on a mounting rail
  • Electrostatic Discharge Sensitivity: Yes
  • Output Current per Channel: 0.49A maximum
  • Ferrule Conductor Cross-section: 0.14 to 0.75
  • Vibration Resistance: EN60068-2-6 compliant
  • Global Delivery: Yes.

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