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AS-Interface sensor/actuator module VBA-4E4A-G4-ZE/E2

VBA-4E4A-G4-ZE/E2
  • Degree of protection IP65
  • Flat or round cable connection (via standardized EEMS base, not included with delivery)
  • Cable piercing method for flat cable
  • Inputs for 2- and 3-wire sensors
  • Power supply of outputs from the external auxiliary voltage
  • Power supply of inputs from the module
  • Function display for bus, ext. auxiliary voltage, inputs and outputs
  • LED indicator for overload on sensor supply
  • Function monitoring, deactivateable

Please note: All product-related documents, such as certificates, declarations of conformity, etc., which were issued prior to the conversion under the name Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH, also apply to Pepperl+Fuchs AG.

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Datasheet excerpt: Technical data of  VBA-4E4A-G4-ZE/E2

Product Description
G4 module IP65
4 inputs (PNP) and 4 electronic outputs
General specifications
Slave typeA/B slave
AS-Interface specificationV3.0
Required master specification≥ V3.0
UL File NumberE223772
Functional safety related parameters
MTTFd150 a
Mission Time (TM)20 a
Diagnostic Coverage (DC)0 %
Indicators/operating means
LED PWR/FAULTdual LED green/red
green: AS-Interface voltage
red: communication error or address 0
green/red flashing: overload sensor supply or outputs
LED AUXext. auxiliary voltage UAUX ; LED green
LED INswitching state (input); 4 LED yellow
LED OUTSwitching state (output); 4 LED yellow
Electrical specifications
Auxiliary voltage (output)24 V DC ± 15 % PELV
Rated operating voltage26.5 ... 31.6 V from AS-Interface
Rated operating current≤ 30 mA (without sensors) / max. 230 mA
Protection classIII
Surge protectionUAUX, Uin: Over voltage category III, safe isolated power supplies (PELV)
Input
Number/Type4 inputs for 2- or 3-wire sensors (PNP), DC
Supplyfrom AS-Interface
Voltage21 ... 31 V
Current loading capacity≤ 200 mA (TB ≤ 40 °C),
≤ 160 mA (TB ≤ 60 °C), short-circuit protected
Input current≤ 9 mA (limited internally)
Switching pointaccording to DIN EN 61131-2 (Type 2)
0 (unattenuated)≤ 3 mA
1 (attenuated)≥ 5 mA
Output
Number/Type4 electronic outputs, PNP, overload and short-circuit proof
Supplyfrom external auxiliary voltage UAUX
Current1 A per output, 4 A total
Voltage≥ (UAUX - 0.5 V)
Directive conformity
Electromagnetic compatibility
Directive 2014/30/EUEN 62026-2:2013 EN 61000-6-2:2001 EN 61000-6-4:2001
Standard conformity
Degree of protectionEN 60529:2000
Fieldbus standardEN 62026-2:2013
InputEN 61131-2:2007
Emitted interferenceEN 61000-6-4:2001
AS-InterfaceEN 62026-2:2013
Noise immunityEN 61000-6-2:2001
Programming instructions
ProfileS-7.A.7
IO code7
ID codeA
ID1 code7
ID2 code7
Data bits (function via AS-Interface) input output
D0 IN1 OUT1
D1 IN2 OUT2
D2 IN3 OUT3
D3 IN4 OUT4
Parameter bits (programmable via AS-i)function
P0communication monitoring
P0 = 1 (default settings), monitoring = ON, i.e. if communication fails, the outputs are de-energised
P0 = 0, monitoring = OFF, if communication fails, the outputs maintain their condition
P1not used
P2not used
P3not used
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature-25 ... 60 °C (-13 ... 140 °F)
Storage temperature-25 ... 85 °C (-13 ... 185 °F)
Relative humidity85 % , noncondensing
Climatic conditionsFor indoor use only
Altitude≤ 2000 m above MSL
Pollution degree3
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP65
Connectioncable piercing method or terminal compartment
yellow flat cable/black flat cable or standard round cable
inputs/outputs:M12 x 1.5 cable glands and cage tension spring terminals
Material
HousingPA 6 GF30
Mass350 g
Tightening torque, housing screws0.8 Nm
MountingDIN rail or screw mounting

Documents: VBA-4E4A-G4-ZE/E2

Instruction leafletsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Instruction leaflet / Beipackzettel ALLPDF174 KB

CAD+CAE: VBA-4E4A-G4-ZE/E2

CADFile TypeFile Size
3-D model in IGS format / 3-D-Modell im IGS-FormatIGS7179 KB
3-D model in STP format / 3-D-Modell im STP-FormatSTP2086 KB
CAD Portal / CAD PortalLINK---

Approvals+Certificates: VBA-4E4A-G4-ZE/E2

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-1008BPDF162 KB
Certificates
Russia TUV GOST-R101-KC/542PDF90 KB
US CA ULE223772LINK---
Worldwide AS-Interface71001PDF605 KB

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