Compact block I/O modules with Profinet interface are an addition to the Siemens range of distributed I/O systems with a high degree of protection (IP65/67).
Simatic ET 200eco PN compact block I/O modules features a fully sealed, rugged zinc die-cast housing that is available with 8 or 16 digital inputs and with 8 or 16 digital outputs. Inputs and outputs, power supply and communications network are connected by means of industry-standard M12 connectors.
Simatic ET 200eco PN compact block I/O modules are designed for distributed installation directly at the machine and supports Profinet star and line topologies within a system. The Profinet star makes module expansion flexible and permits solutions tailored to the automation task. Diagnostics are included from Profinet down to the individual channel on the module.