Serviceline Industrial Sensors
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Base for read/write station U-P6-B5

  • INTERBUS-remote bus subscriber
  • 2 PG screw fittings for IN and OUT supply
    2 EMV PG screw fittings for BUS IN and OUT
  • Complete read/write functionality via the INTERBUS
  • Transfer of 10 bytes of data in one cycle
  • DIP switch for ring termination
  • Field device with degree of protection IP67

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 or Pepperl+Fuchs AG, also apply to Pepperl+Fuchs SE.

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Datasheet excerpt: Technical data of  U-P6-B5

Product Description
Indicators/operating means
DIP switchring termination
0 = closed
1 = bus continued
Electrical specifications
Rated operating voltage20 ... 30 V DC , ripple 10 %SS , PELV
Power consumptionmax. 5 W with read/write head IPT*-FP
Galvanic isolation
Operating voltage/interfacefunctional insulation acc. to DIN EN 50178, rated insulation voltage 50 Veff
Physical RS-485
ProtocolINTERBUS remote bus
ID code03
Transfer rate500 kBit/s or 2 MBit/s internally switchable
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature-25 ... 70 °C (-13 ... 158 °F)
Storage temperature-40 ... 85 °C (-40 ... 185 °F)
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP67 according to EN 60529 with IPT*-FP
Connectionscrew terminals
Interface cableup to 1.5 mm2
Supplyup to 3 x 1.5 mm2
Housingaluminum, black anodized

Documents: U-P6-B5

ManualsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Manual IPTx-FP with U-P6-B5ENGPDF2421 KB
Handbuch IPTx-FP mit U-P6-B5GERPDF2389 KB
Instruction leaflets
Instruction leaflet / Beipackzettel ALLPDF318 KB

Approvals+Certificates: U-P6-B5

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-3686PDF161 KB
Russia TUV GOST-R101-KC/542PDF90 KB

Associated Products: U-P6-B5

Matching System Components
LF R/W system, fully assembled as configuration and test stationfa

Function: U-P6-B5

The base is used in combination with an upper part, the IPT*-FP read/write station.

The device is operated as a slave on the INTERBUS remote bus. The device makes available the complete read/write functionality. Up to 10 bytes are transmitted per cycle.

The continuing bus is activated via DIP switch.

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