USB Fieldbus Interface

AMS

USB Fieldbus Interface

AMS

The USB Fieldbus Interface provides a convenient way to connect a desktop or laptop computer to Foundation fieldbus devices. When used with AMS Device Manager, the USB Fieldbus Interfaces allows you to commission, configure, and troubleshoot fieldbus devices both on the bench and in the field. It can also provide power to a fieldbus device or segment. The USB Fieldbus Interface can be used with an FDT frame application such as PACTware. It conforms to the Fieldbus Foundation physical layer standard as well as IEC standards for Emissions, Immunity, and Safety.

Specifications

Operating System
Windows XP, Windows 7 (32 and 64 Bit), Windows 8.0 and 8.1
AMS Device Manager
Version 11.5 or higher
PACTware
Version 4.1 or higher
Operating Temperature
-20 to 60°C (-4 to 140°F)
Storage Temperature
-40 to 85°C (-40 to 185°F)
Storage Humidity
0 to 95% relative humidity

Features

  • Extends Foundation fieldbus connectivity to a PC or laptop
  • Use in the field or on the bench
  • Connects to AMS Device Manager for advanced predictive diagnostics
  • Provides loop power
  • Includes Communication DTM for use with FDT Frame Applications
  • Includes Communication DTM for use with FDT Frame Applications

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