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AS-Interface analog module VBA-2A-KE5-IL/UL

  • Housing with push-in connection technology and mechanically coded terminal blocks
  • Housing width 19 mm, installation in the switch cabinet on DIN mounting rail
  • Power supply of outputs from the external auxiliary voltage
  • Function display for bus, external auxiliary voltage and outputs

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-2A-KE5-IL/UL

Product Description
Switch cabinet module
Two analog outputs
General specifications
Slave typeStandard slave
AS-Interface specificationV3.0
Required master specification≥ V2.1
UL File NumberE223772
MTBF197 a
Indicators/operating means
LED FAULTFault indication: red LED
Red: communication error or address is 0
Red flashing: peripheral fault
LED PWRAS-Interface voltage; green LED
Green: voltage OK
Flashing green: address 0 or peripheral error
LED AUXext. auxiliary voltage UAUX; dual LED green/red
green: voltage OK
red: reverse voltage
LED OUTStatus of output signal; yellow LED
Yellow: output value within value range
Continually on: current mode
1.4 s on/0.1 s off: voltage mode
Flashing yellow: wire break (at current output) or output value outside of value range
Electrical specifications
Auxiliary voltage (output)24 V DC ± 15 % PELV
Rated operating voltage26.5 ... 31.6 V from AS-Interface
Rated operating current≤ 75 mA
Protection classIII
Current consumptionIAUX ≤ 650 mA
Surge protectionUAUX, Ue: overvoltage category II, safe isolated power supplies (PELV)
Number/TypeTwo analog outputs
Current: 0 mA ... 20 mA
Voltage: 0 V ... 10 V
SupplyFrom auxiliary voltage UAUX
Loadvoltage output: min. 1 kΩ
current output: max. 600 Ω
Current loading capacity≤ 600 mA (signal current + actuator power supply) from external auxiliary voltage UAUX, overload-proof and short-circuit proof
ResolutionVoltage output: 3 mV
Current output: 6 µA
Accuracy0.15 % of full-scale value
Temperature influence1 µA/K or 0,3 mV/K
Short-circuit currentvoltage output: max. 22 mA
Directive conformity
Electromagnetic compatibility
Directive 2014/30/EUEN 62026-2:2013
Standard conformity
Degree of protectionEN 60529:2000
Fieldbus standardEN 62026-2:2013
Emitted interferenceEN 61000-6-4:2007
AS-InterfaceEN 62026-2:2013
Noise immunityEN 61000-6-2:2005, EN 61326-1:2006, EN 62026-2:2013
Programming instructions
IO code7
ID code3
ID1 codeF
ID2 code5
Data bits (function via AS-Interface)The transfer of the data value is based on AS-Interface Profile 7.3.
Parameter bits (programmable via AS-i)function
P0=1 (default), watchdog active
P0=0, watchdog inactive
P1Output mode O1:
P1=1 (default), current output
P1=0, voltage output
P2Indication of peripheral fault:
P2=1 (default), peripheral fault is reported
P2=0, peripheral fault is not reported
P3Output mode O2:
P3=1 (default), current output
P3=0, voltage output
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 resistance15 g, 11 ms in 6 spatial directions, 3 shocks 10 g, 16 ms in 6 spatial directions, 1000 shocks
Vibration resistance0.35 mm 10 ... 57 Hz , 5 g 57 ... 150 Hz, 20 cycles
Pollution degree2
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP20
ConnectionRemovable push-in terminals
rated connection capacity:
rigid: 0.20 mm2 ... 1.5 mm2
flexible (without wire end ferrule): 0.20 mm2 ... 2.5 mm2
flexible (with wire end ferrule): 0.25 mm2 ... 1.5 mm2
HousingPA 66-FR
Mass110 g
MountingDIN mounting rail
NoteMax. length of jumpers = 5 cm

Documents: VBA-2A-KE5-IL/UL

ManualsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
ManualENGPDF1983 KB
HandbuchGERPDF2595 KB
Instruction leaflets
Instruction leaflet / Beipackzettel ALLPDF133 KB

Approvals+Certificates: VBA-2A-KE5-IL/UL

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-3534PDF162 KB
US CA ULE223772LINK---
Worldwide AS-International Association AS-InterfaceZU 129002PDF134 KB

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