Wire size for Flexslice I/O modules
Trio's Flexslice modules use the a 10-way 3.5mm pitch, push fit connector:
15EDGKN-3.5-10P-13 from Degson.
to the manufacturer's datasheets (https://www.tme.eu/Document/580c900c7460c0af0ff973aec46ec4f5/15edgk.pdf)
the maximum wire size is 28-16AWG or 0.5-1.5mm2. The advice is
either to use solid core wire, or, if multi stranded is required, to put a
ferrule on the end. Clearly this ferrule will add to the diameter of the wire,
so the diameter of the ferrule pin once the ferrule has been crimped needs to be
Connector Kits for Motion Coordinators
Spare connector kits are avaialble from Trio Distributors. Here is the list of available kits. P920 - MC664/MC464 Connector Kit P921 - P876/P871 EtherCAT/RTEX module connector kit P922 - P879/P874 Flexaxis connector kit P923 - MC403/MC403-Z ...
Flexslice 24V digital input levels
The P372 PNP 16 x Digital Input module has input threshold values to work with standard PLC IO systems. If the input is below 5V then the input is OFF. If the input is above 15V then the input will register as ON.
Wiring for RS485
The Motion Coordinator has a 4-wire RS422 port. This can be set as a 2-wire RS485 port by wiring the Tx and Rx together. MC664 is shown. All Motion Coordinators have the same port pin configuration. For some protocols it will be necessary to set up ...
Do Motion Coordinators have exernal digital and analogue I/O for each axis?
The internal and external I/O is flexible. Any axis can use any Input as home, limit switch and feedhold inputs. While the servo loops must use the on-board analogue outputs for servo drive control, the external ADC input modules may be used for ...
Thermocouple Flexslice Module - P367
P367 (Basic) Thermocouple Flexslice Module Attached is the Application Technote and example program to help in getting started. VR assignment is commented to correspond with the Application Technote. Drop Files to Attach