Anybus communicator CAN

Key Features:

The Anybus Communicator is designed to enable Connecting your CAN devices to any major fieldbus or industrial Ethernet networks . The Communicator performs an intelligent conversion between the CAN protocol of the automation device and the chosen industrial network.
• Proven and trusted intelligent gateways providing unrivaled flexibility and functionality
• Graphical CAN frame building method for any CAN Request/Response or Produce/Consume protocol
• No hardware or software changes are required for the connected automation device
• Available for all major fieldbus and industrial Ethernet networks
• High performance with short throughput delay, max 5 ms
• Dual Port switched Ethernet allows daisy chaining on all Ethernet interfaces
• Compatible with all leading PLCs from manufacturers such as, Siemens, Allen Bradley, Schneider etc..
• Complete protocol conversion performed by the Communicator, no PLC function blocks required
• Supports Multiple CAN devices with up to 128 transactions containing 256 customizable CAN frames
• Included “Anybus Configuration Manager” with flexbile CAN frame building capabilities
• Global free technical support and consultancy
• Custom versions with pre-loaded configuration, colors and labels available on request
• 3 year product guarantee from date of shipment

Product Details

Protocol : Configurable CAN 1.0, 2.0A and 2.0B based protocols

Baud rate: 20 kbit/s – 1 Mbit/s


UL File number: E 203225

Hazardous Locations: CLASS 1, DIVISION 2, GROUPS A, B, C AND D, T4

ATEX: Zone 2, Cat 2 (except Modbus RTU)

CE: 2004/108/EC

Electrical Characteristics

Power: 24 VDC +/- 10 %

Current consumption: Max 300 mA, Typical 100 mA

Hardware Characteristics

Reverse voltage protection Yes

Short circuit protection Yes

Galvanic isolation on sub network Yes

Environmental Characteristics

Operating temp  -25 to 55 C

Relative Humidity 5-95 % non condensing

Installation altitude Up to 2 000 m

Immunity and emission for industrial environment

Electrostatic discharge
+/- 4 kV

Electromagnetic RF fields:
– 10 V/m 80 MHz – 1 GHz
– 3 V/m 1,4 GHz – 2,0 GHz
– 1 V/m 2,0 GHz – 2,7 GHz

Fast Transients +/- 1 kV

Surge protection +/- 1 kV
RF conducted interference 10 V/rms

Emission (at 10 m)
40 dB 30 MHz – 230 MHz
47 dB 30 MHz – 1 GHz