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|PROFINET Gateway with integrated Safety Monitor, double master for 2 AS-Interface networks|
|Duplicate address detection||from AS-Interface slaves|
|Earth fault detection||integrated|
|Diagnostics function||Extended function via display|
|Switch-on delay||< 10 s|
|Response delay||< 40 ms|
|UL File Number||E223772 only from low voltage, limited energy source (SELV or PELV) or listed Class 2 source|
|Functional safety related parameters|
|Safety Integrity Level (SIL)||SIL 3|
|Performance level (PL)||PL e|
|Display||Illuminated graphical LC display for addressing and error messages|
|LED ETHERNET||PROFINET master detected; LED green|
|LED AS-i ACTIVE||AS-Interface operation normal; LED green|
|LED CONFIG ERR||configuration error; LED red|
|LED PRG ENABLE||autom. programming; LED green|
|LED POWER||voltage ON; LED green|
|LED PRJ MODE||projecting mode active; LED yellow|
|LED U AS-i||AS-Interface voltage; LED green|
|LED AUX||ext. auxiliary voltage UAUX ; LED green|
|LED EDM/Start||External device monitoring circuit inputs closed, 4x yellow LEDs|
|LED output circuit||Output circuit closed; 4 x green LEDs|
|Insulation voltage||≥ 500 V|
|Rated operating voltage||26.5 ... 31.6 V from AS-Interface; Output K3 and K4 24 V DC|
|Rated operating current||≤ 300 mA off AS interface network 1
≤ 300 mA off AS interface network 2
≤ 370 mA in total
|Interface type||PROFINET I / O device (IRT)|
|Physical||2 x RJ-45|
|Protocol||Media Redundancy Protocol (MRP)|
|Transfer rate||10 MBit/s / 100 MBit/s , Automatic baud rate detection|
|Interface type||RS 232, serial
|Transfer rate||19,2 kBit/s|
|Interface type||Chip card slot|
|Number/Type||4 EDM/Start inputs:
EDM: Inputs for the external device monitoring circuits
Start: start inputs:
Static switching current 4 mA at 24 V, dynamic 30 mA at 24 V (T=100 μs)
|Safety output||Output circuits 1 and 2: 2 potential-free contacts,
max. contact load:
3 ADC-13 at 30 VDC,
3 AAC-15 at 30 VAC
Output circuits 3 and 4: 2 PNP transistor outputs
max. contact load:
0.5 ADC-13 at 30 VDC
|AS-Interface||spring terminals, removable|
|Directive 2014/30/EU||EN 62026-2:2013 EN 61000-6-2:2005, EN 61000-6-4:2007|
|Directive 2006/42/EC||EN 61508:2001, EN ISO 13849-1:2008, EN 62061:2005|
|Degree of protection||EN 60529:2000|
|Electrical safety||EN ISO 13849-1:2006 (up to PL e), EN 61508:2001 and EN 62061:2005 (up to SIL3)|
|Noise immunity||EN 61000-6-4:2007 EN 61000-6-2:2005 EN 62026-2:2013|
|Approvals and certificates|
|UL approval||An isolated source with a secondary open circuit voltage of ≤ 30 VDC with a 3 A maximum over current protection. Over current protection is not required when a Class 2 source is employed.
UL mark does not provide UL certification for any functional safety rating or aspects of the device.
|Ambient temperature||0 ... 55 °C (32 ... 131 °F)|
|Storage temperature||-25 ... 85 °C (-13 ... 185 °F)|
|Degree of protection||IP20|
|Construction type||Low profile housing|
|Manuals||Language||File Type||File Size|
|Manual AS-Interface 3.0 Command Interface||ENG||3265 KB|
|Manual Control III Programming in C (small PLC)||ENG||1276 KB|
|Manual Gateway with PROFINET interface||ENG||1221 KB|
|Manual VBG-PN*-K30-D*-S16*||ENG||7126 KB|
|Manual Web-Interface||ENG||1407 KB|
|Handbuch AS-Interface 3.0 Kommandoschnittstelle||GER||3233 KB|
|Handbuch Control III Programmierung in C (Klein SPS)||GER||1301 KB|
|Handbuch Gateway mit PROFINET-Schnittstelle||GER||1221 KB|
|Handbuch VBG-PN*-K30-D*-S16*||GER||6512 KB|
|Handbuch Web-Interface||GER||1449 KB|
|CAD||File Type||File Size|
|3-D model in IGS format / 3-D-Modell im IGS-Format||IGS||25796 KB|
|3-D model in STP format / 3-D-Modell im STP-Format||STP||4057 KB|
|CAD Portal / CAD Portal||LINK||---|
|Statements of compliance||Certificate No.||File Type||File Size|
|EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-Konformitätserklärung||DOC-2486C||314 KB|
|US CA UL||E223772||LINK||---|
|Worldwide TUV Rheinland USA Functional Safety Certificate||CU7210071201||980 KB|
|Drivers||Release Info||File Type||File Size|
|Standard GSDML for Gateway / Standard GSDML für Gateway||07/2017||ZIP||38 KB|
|SISTEMA Library AS-Interface Safety / SISTEMA-Bibliothek AS-Interface Safety||ZIP||622 KB|
The VBG-PN-K30-DMD-S16 is a PROFINET gateway with an integrated safety monitor and a double master according to AS-Interface specification 3.0, with a protection class of IP20. The VBG-PN-K30-DMD-S16 has four inputs and four outputs. The four inputs are used either for extended EDM device monitoring or as start inputs. There are two sets of redundant outputs. Output circuits 1 and 2 are relay outputs and output circuits 3 and 4 are semiconductor outputs. The K30 model is particularly suitable for installation in a control cabinet.
The VBG-PB-K30-DMD-S16 is a combined full-specification AS-Interface PROFINET gateway and safety monitor. The product allows a gateway and a safety monitor to be replaced by a single device. Two safety relays provide a safe interface to the connected equipment. The AS-Interface 3.0 PROFINET gateways are used to connect AS-Interface systems to a higher-level PROFINET. They act as a double master for the AS-Interface segment and as a slave for the PROFINET.
The AS-Interface functions are made available on both a cyclic and acyclic basis via PROFINET. During cyclic data exchange, up to 32 bytes of I/O binary data (this amount is selectable) are transferred for for each AS-Interface segment. In addition, analog values as well as the complete command set of the new AS-Interface specification can be transferred via PROFINET using a command interface.
Assigning an address, transferring the target configuration, and setting the PROFIBUS address and baud rate can all be performed using push buttons.
Seven LEDs located on the front panel indicate the current status of the AS-Interface segment. One LED shows the power supply via AUX.
Eight additional LEDs indicate the status of the inputs and outputs. If the AS-Interface gateway has a graphics display, the commissioning of the AS-Interface circuit and testing of the connected peripherals can take place completely independent of the commissioning of PROFINET and the programming.
Local operation using the graphics display and the four push buttons allows all the functions covered on the other AS-Interface masters by AS-i Control Tools software to be visualized on the display.
An additional RS232 socket provides the option of being able to export data relating to the gateway, network and function directly from the gateway for extended local diagnostic purposes.
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