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AS-Interface I/O module VBA-4E3A-G20-ZEL/E2L-P11

VBA-4E3A-G20-ZEL/E2L-P11
  • A/B slave with extended addressing possibility for up to 62 slaves
  • Inputs for 3-wire sensors
  • Power supply of the inputs and outputs from the external auxiliary voltage
  • Communication monitoring
  • Function display for bus, external auxiliary voltage, in- and outputs
  • Cable piercing method with gold plated contact pins
  • M12 connection, e.g., suitable for Lenze Smart Motor drives and SEW MOVI-SWITCH

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-4E3A-G20-ZEL/E2L-P11

Product Description
G20 module
4 inputs/3 outputs
General specifications
Slave typeA/B slave
AS-Interface specificationV3.0
Required master specification≥ V2.1
UL File NumberE223772 "For use in NFPA 79 Applications only"
MTBF110 a
Indicators/operating means
LED FAULTerror display; LED red
red: communication error or address is 0
red flashing: overload of sensor power supply or overload of outputs or external auxiliary voltage UAUX missing
LED PWRAS-Interface voltage; green LED
green: voltage OK
flashing green: address 0 or overload of sensor power supply or overload of outputs or external auxiliary voltage UAUX missing
LED AUXext. auxiliary voltage UAUX; dual LED green/red
green: voltage OK
red: reverse voltage
LED INswitching state (input); 4 LED yellow
LED OUTSwitching state (output); 3 LED yellow
Electrical specifications
Auxiliary voltage (output)20 ... 30 V DC PELV
Rated operating voltage26.5 ... 31.6 V from AS-Interface
Rated operating current≤ 35 mA
Input
Number/Type4 Inputs for 3-wire sensors (PNP), DC
Supplyfrom external auxiliary voltage UAUX
Current loading capacity500 mA , overload and short-circuit protected
Input current≤ 8 mA (limited internally)
Switching pointaccording to DIN EN 61131-2
0 (undamped) ≤ 0.5 mA
1 (damped) ≥ 2.0 mA
Signal delay< 1 ms (input/AS-Interface)
Output
Number/Type3 electronic outputs, PNP, overload and short-circuit proof
Supplyfrom external auxiliary voltage UAUX
Current2 A per output
TB ≤ 40 °C: 6 A total
TB ≤ 60 °C: OUT1+OUT2 max. 3 A, OUT3 max. 2 A
Voltage≥ (UAUX - 0.5 V)
Directive conformity
Electromagnetic compatibility
Directive 2014/30/EUEN 62026-2:2013
Standard conformity
Degree of protectionEN 60529:2000
Fieldbus standardEN 62026-2:2013
InputEN 61131-2:2007
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
ProfileS-7.A.E
IO code7
ID codeA
ID1 code7
ID2 codeE
Data bits (function via AS-Interface) input output
D0 IN1 OUT1
D1 IN2 OUT2
D2 IN3 OUT3
D3 IN4 -
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)
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature-25 ... 60 °C (-13 ... 140 °F)
Storage temperature-25 ... 85 °C (-13 ... 185 °F)
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP54 according to EN 60529
ConnectionAS-Interface, AUX: Insulation piercing technology
Yellow flat cable/black flat cable
Inputs/outputs: M12 round plug connector in accordance with EN 61076-2-101
Inputs: LF type (4-pin, bushing contacts, screw lock, A-coded)
Matching connector: LM type or similar
Outputs: LF type (4-pin, bushing contacts, screw lock, A-coded)
Matching connector: LM type or similar
Mass260 g
Mounting2 clips with ∅ 8 mm drill hole
Cable length0.7 m (Inputs) , 1.5 m (X1, X2)
NoteThe flat cable routing is designed for 100 actuation cycles

Documents: VBA-4E3A-G20-ZEL/E2L-P11

Instruction leafletsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Instruction leaflet / Beipackzettel ALLPDF159 KB

Approvals+Certificates: VBA-4E3A-G20-ZEL/E2L-P11

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-1049CPDF259 KB
Certificates
US CA ULE223772LINK---
Worldwide AS-International Association AS-InterfaceZU-Nr. 96304PDF126 KB

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