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AS-Interface master VBM-CLX-DM

  • Gateway compliant with AS-Interface specification 3.0
  • 2 AS-Interface networks
  • Commissioning, locally on the gateway or via AS-i Control Tools software
  • Connects directly to ControlLogix backplane
  • Hot Swappable
  • Can be mounted in the local rack or in a remote EtherNet/IP or ControlNet rack
Unit Price:  2,239.00  USD
 in stock

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Datasheet excerpt: Technical data of VBM-CLX-DM

Product Description
AS-Interface Scanner for ControlLogix PLC
General specifications
AS-Interface specificationV3.0
DescriptionAS-Interface Scanner for ControlLogix PLC
Functional safety related parameters
MTTFd115 a at 30 °C
Indicators/operating means
DisplayLC display
LED SYSLED green: Power on
LED OKLED green: AS-Interface network running normally;
LED green flashing: Configuration mode;
LED red flashing: Peripheral fault;
LED red: Configuration error;
LED AS-i ACTIVELED green: AS-Interface running normally
LED PWRLED green: Power on
LED PRJ MODEproject mode active; LED yellow
LED AS-iLED green: AS-I network running normally;
LED green flashing: Configuration mode;
LED red flashing: Peripheral fault;
LED red: Configuration error
Switch SETSelection and setting of a slave address
Button MODEMode selection PRJ-operation/save configuration/cursor
Electrical specifications
Insulation voltage≥ 500 V
Rated operating voltagefrom backplane
Rated operating current70 mA from Network 1
70 mA from Network 2
390 mA from 5.1 V DC, 2 mA from 24 V DC backplane
ProtocolControlLogix, backplane
Interface 2
Interface typeRS 232, serial
AS-Interfacedouble row terminals, removable
Compliance with standards and directives
Standard conformity
Electromagnetic compatibilityEN 61000-6-2:2005, EN 61000-6-4:2001, EN 50295:1999
AS-InterfaceEN 50295
Degree of protectionEN 60529
Shock and impact resistanceEN 61131-2
Ambient conditions
Ambient temperature0 ... 55 °C (32 ... 131 °F)
Storage temperature-25 ... 85 °C (-13 ... 185 °F)
Mechanical specifications
Degree of protectionIP20
Mass375 g
Construction typeMounting into backplane of ControlLogix PLC rack

Documents: VBM-CLX-DM

ManualsLanguageFile TypeFile Size
Manual AS-Interface 3.0 Command InterfaceENGPDF3265 KB
Manual ControlLogix AS-Interface cardENGPDF4460 KB
Handbuch AS-Interface 3.0 KommandoschnittstelleGERPDF3233 KB


CADFile TypeFile Size
DWG CAD files / CAD-Dateien 2-DZIP195 KB

Approvals+Certificates: VBM-CLX-DM

CertificatesCertificate No.File TypeFile Size
Russia TUV GOST-R101-KC/542PDF90 KB

Software: VBM-CLX-DM

Software ToolsRelease InfoFile TypeFile Size
EDS file / EDS-Datei4/2012ZIP2 KB
Example projects, Add-on Instructions, and Description Files for Allen Bradley PLCs and RSLogix 5000 / Software Tools_aSep 2013ZIP4998 KB

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