Serviceline Industrial Sensors
Serviceline Explosion Protection

Base for read/write station U-P6-B6

  • PROFIBUS DP acc. to EN 50170
  • 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 PROFIBUS DP
  • Transmission of up to 7 double words, 32 bit each, in one cycle
  • Connectable bus 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, also apply to Pepperl+Fuchs AG.

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Datasheet excerpt: Technical data of  U-P6-B6

Product Description
Indicators/operating means
DIP switchSetting the station address
bus connection
ON = active  OFF = non-active
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
ProtocolPROFIBUS DP acc. to EN 50170
Transfer rate9.6; 19.2; 93.75; 187.5; 500; 1500 kBit/s
3; 6; 12 Mbit/s self-synchronizing
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 cable2 x 0.64 mm2, double screened, acc. to PROFIBUS standard EN 50170
Supplyup to 3 x 1.5 mm2
Housingaluminum, black anodized

Documents: U-P6-B6

ManualsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Manual IPTx-FP with U-P6x-B6xENGPDF2364 KB
Handbuch IPTx-FP mit U-P6x-B6xGERPDF2471 KB
Manual IPTx-FP with U-P6x-B6xRUSPDF2907 KB
Instruction leaflets
Instruction leaflet / Beipackzettel ALLPDF170 KB

Approvals+Certificates: U-P6-B6

Statements of complianceCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
EU-Declaration of conformity / EU-KonformitätserklärungDOC-3497PDF162 KB
Russia TUV GOST-R101-KC/542PDF90 KB

Software: U-P6-B6

DriversRelease InfoFile TypeFile Size
GSD file U-P6*-B6* / GSD-Datei U-P6*-B6*08/2005ZIP2 KB

Associated Products: U-P6-B6

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