Pepperl+Fuchs offers an adapater to connect sensors to a control system or asset management system with a wireless network. This WirelessHART product supports the installation of field devices from different manufacturers without the need for additional wiring effort and costs.
The WirelessHART adapter can be connected to every conventional HART or 4 mA … 20 mA field device directly or with a short cable. It reads the data of the field device via HART or translate the 4 mA … 20 mA signal to a digital value and transmits the data to the WirelessHART network. This highly flexible solution turns every field device into a WirelessHART field device.
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