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AS-Interface sensor/actuator module VBA-4E4A-G16-ZEJ/E2L

VBA-4E4A-G16-ZEJ/E2L
  • Compact design
  • Connections via round connector
  • AS-Interface connection via M12 metal threaded insert with SPEEDCON
  • Function display for bus, ext. auxiliary voltage, inputs and outputs
  • Degree of protection IP67 / IP68 / IP69K
  • Inputs for 2- and 3-wire sensors
  • Supply for inputs from AS-Interface
  • Power supply of outputs from the external auxiliary voltage
  • Communication monitoring
  • Detection of overload on sensor supply
  • Detection of output overload with LED per channel

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-G16-ZEJ/E2L

Product Description
G16 compact module
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
MTTFd190 a
Mission Time (TM)20 a
Diagnostic Coverage (DC)0 %
Indicators/operating means
LED PWR/FAULTStatus display; multi-colour LED
Green: normal operation
Red: communication fault
Flashing yellow/red: address 0
Flashing green/red: sensor supply or output overload
LED AUXext. auxiliary voltage UAUX; dual LED green/red
green: voltage OK
red: reverse voltage
LED INswitching state (input); 4 LED yellow
LED OUTSwitching status (output); 4 yellow/red LEDs
Yellow: output active
Red: output overload
Electrical specifications
Auxiliary voltage (output)20 ... 30 V DC PELV
Rated operating voltage26.5 ... 31.6 V from AS-Interface
Rated operating current≤ 40 mA (without sensors) / max. 240 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),
≤ 150 mA (TB ≤ 70 °C), overload-proof and 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
Signal delay< 1 ms (input/AS-Interface)
Output
Number/Type4 electronic outputs, PNP, overload and short-circuit proof
Supplyfrom external auxiliary voltage UAUX
Current1 A per output
Voltage≥ (UAUX - 0.5 V)
Usage categoryDC-13
Directive conformity
Electromagnetic compatibility
Directive 2014/30/EUEN 62026-2:2013 EN 61000-6-2:2005, EN 61000-6-4:2007
Standard conformity
Degree of protectionEN 60529:2000
Fieldbus standardEN 62026-2:2013
InputEN 61131-2
Emitted interferenceEN 61000-6-4:2007
AS-InterfaceEN 62026-2:2013
Noise immunityEN 61000-6-2:2005 EN 62026-2:2013
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 = 0 monitoring = off, the outputs maintain the status if communication fails
P0 = 1 monitoring = on, i.e. if communication fails, the outputs are deenergised (default settings)
P1Input filter
P1 = 0 input filter on, pulse suppression ≤ 2 ms
P1 = 1 input filter off (default settings)
P2Synchronous mode
P2 = 0 synchronous mode on
P2 = 1 synchronous mode off (default settings)
P3not used
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature-25 ... 70 °C (-13 ... 158 °F)
Storage temperature-25 ... 85 °C (-13 ... 185 °F)
Relative humidity85 % , noncondensing
Climatic conditionsFor indoor use only
Altitude≤ 2000 m above MSL
Shock and impact resistance30 g, 11 ms in 6 spatial directions 3 shocks
10 g, 16 ms in 6 spatial directions 1000 shocks
Vibration resistance0.75 mm 10 ... 57 Hz , 5 g 57 ... 150 Hz, 20 cycles
Pollution degree3
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP67 / IP68 / IP69k
ConnectionAS-Interface and auxiliary voltage: M12 x 1 round connector
sensors/actuators: M8 x 1 round connector
Material
HousingPBT
Mass150 g
Tightening torque, cable gland0.4 Nm (M12 connector),
0.2 Nm (M8 connector)
Mountingscrew mounting

Documents: VBA-4E4A-G16-ZEJ/E2L

Instruction leafletsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Instruction leaflet / Beipackzettel ALLPDF1012 KB

CAD+CAE: VBA-4E4A-G16-ZEJ/E2L

CADFile TypeFile Size
3-D model in IGS format / 3-D-Modell im IGS-FormatIGS6812 KB
3-D model in STP format / 3-D-Modell im STP-FormatSTP2956 KB
CAD Portal / CAD PortalLINK---

Approvals+Certificates: VBA-4E4A-G16-ZEJ/E2L

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-0983BPDF162 KB
Certificates
Russia TUV GOST-R101-KC/542PDF90 KB
US CA ULE223772LINK---
Worldwide AS-International Association AS-Interface77902PDF590 KB

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