MicroSmart FC6A Plus. Ever-evolving PLC

IDEC announces the release of its MicroSmart FC6A Plus, a powerful PLC with up to 2,060 local I/O. The MicroSmart FC6A Plus expands the limits of productivity, allowing for controlling not only large-size machines, but also entire small-size production lines. The MicroSmart FC6A Plus can also handle large programs such as positioning, PID, flow totalization and recipes.

A maximum of 2,060 digital/analog I/O (All-in-One CPU module: 528 I/O), 33 ports of serial communication, PID control using PID module with up to 126-I/O expandability. Can be used in larger system configurations than conventional ones where micro PLCs are used.

Multi-point system configuration can be set up flexibly with the Ethernet cable and expansion interface module (unibody master/slave). Flexibly configure up to 10expansion racks (15 modules max. per rack) to fit the control panels or installation sites.

Only a small number of points, such as one or two, can be added easily by using cartridges. Optional spring clamp block connector is available to reduce wiring.

IDEC's ever-evolving MicroSmart FC6A Plus reduces wiring and labor, and creates robust and stylish control panels.

• Up to 2,060 I/O (incl. a maximum of 511 analog I/O)
• Extremely fast basic instruction execution of 21 ns
• User program size: 800 KB (100,000 steps)

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