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SIMATIC TP177B and OP177B now available

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article image Includes mono/colour touch screen with/without membrane keyboard.

SIEMENS’ SIMATIC TP177B and OP177B are small but powerful devices based on a new innovative hardware platform and are the successor products for the TP170B, OP170B and OP17 product variants.

Both include 4 device variants, mono/colour touch screen with/without membrane keyboard, onboard interfaces for Serial/PPI/MPI/Profibus/PROFINET networking to PLCs and are configurable with WinCC flexible Compact 2005 or higher.

The TP177B and OP177B variants offer new graphical, communication and functional possibilities.

The TP177B features include:

* 5.7" graphical touch display

* 4 blue levels (mono variant)/256 colours (colour variant)

* Compact space saving design (TP177B installation dimensions same as TP170B).

The OP177B features include:

* 5.7" graphical touch display with membrane keyboard

* 4 blue levels (mono variant)/256 colours (colour variant)

* Compact space saving design (OP177B installation dimensions same as OP17)

* 32 membrane keys that can be freely configured.

Both the TP177B and OP177B have the following features:

* Vector graphics for improved screen designs

* Integrated 12Mbit/s MPI/Profibus interface

* Integrated Profinet interface on colour device variants providing

* Profinet communication to PLCs

* Profinet IO capability (with WinCC Flexible 2005 SP1 - end 2005)

* Use of WinCC Flexible Sm@rtService and Sm@rtAccess runtime options

* Larger user memory (2MB), enabling larger configurations

* 5 online languages, including Cyrillic and Asian

* Maintenance free alarm buffer (without battery and failsafe)

* USB interface for printer, keyboard etc

* New functions within the scope of the WinCC flexible configuration software

* WinCC Flexible 2005 or higher is required.

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