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Wago debuts PFC200 Fieldbus gateway


March 18, 2016
By Manufacturing AUTOMATION

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Mar. 18, 2016 – Wago says its PFC200 750-82xx is now ANSI/ISA12.12.01 certified for operation in Class 1, Division 2 hazardous locations.

Besides multiple network and Fieldbus interfaces, the controller claims to support all digital, analogue and specialty modules found within the 750/753 Series. The unit features a 600 MHz ARM Cortex A8 processor, multiple fieldbus ports, and 256 MB on-board memory. Acting as a fieldbus gateway, the PFC200 can communicate between MODBUS TCP/UDP/RTU, CAN, Profibus, smart grid and RS-232/RS-485.