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FC5A Series Pentra Slim PLCs from IDEC with Superior Ethernet Flexibility and Power

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IDEC  introduces the FC5A series of slim PLCs with built-in Ethernet and USB port.    

The new IDEC Microsmart-Pentra PLCs with embedded Ethernet are packed with powerful functions such as Modbus TCP, email/text messaging, web server functions and interactive user web page with dynamic data.  

Designed for superior performance and power, the FC5A series of slim PLCs combine advanced networking capabilities with superior flexibility.  

Key features of Pentra PLCs:  

  • New embedded Ethernet CPU
  • Available in two CPU models with 12 I/O configurations (8 DC inputs and 4 transistor outputs)
  • Up to 15 expansion I/O modules can be configured per CPU
  • Mini-B type USB programming port
  • SNTP functions and PING functions
  • Up to 128KB of programming memory (21,300 ladder steps)
  • Up to 492 I/Os and 100KHz high-speed counters and outputs
  • Email and text notifications
  • MODBUS TCP/IP, RTU or ASCI
  • Supports up to 7 COM ports
  • UL-listed for Class 1 Div 2 hazardous locations ANSI (pending) and CE marked

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