EtherCAT

is the open real-time Ethernet network originally developed by Beckhoff. EtherCAT sets new standards for real-time performance and topology flexibility.
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EtherCAT Technology Group

The ETG is a global organization in which OEM, End Users and Technology Providers join forces to support and promote the further technology development.
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ETG News

2018 EtherCAT Seminar Series India

Jan 2018 | It is our great pleasure to invite everybody interested in learning about Industrial Ethernet, Industrie 4.0 & IoT and especially EtherCAT to participate in EtherCAT Seminars in India from Feb 20-24. More...

ETG celebrates 10 years in the US, China and South Korea

Nov 2017 | This year three out of the five EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) offices celebrated their 10th anniversary. More...

ETG supplements EtherCAT Standard with TSN for use in heterogeneous networks

Nov 2017 | We have supplemented EtherCAT with Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) technologies, expanding the field of possible EtherCAT applications to include heterogeneous network environments. More...

ETG celebrates record year of events

Nov 2017 | We have seen a record year in 2017 – not only regarding the amount of seminars held, but also the number of countries in which they took place. More...

2017 EtherCAT Seminar Series UK

Nov 2017 | It is our great pleasure to invite everybody interested in learning about Industrial Ethernet and especially EtherCAT to participate in our free-of-charge Industrial Ethernet Seminar Series in UK, taking place in Bristol (December, 5) and Sheffield (December, 6). More...

SPS IPC Drives: ETG Joint Booth

Nov 2017 | From Nov 28th to Nov 30th, 2017, we will exhibit at this year’s SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg, Germany. Together with 60+ co-exhibitors we’ll show the latest products and solutions with EtherCAT at our ETG Joint Booth in Hall 2, Booth 639. More...

ETG @ System Control Fair 2017

Oct 2017 | Together with about 35 member companies ETG will exhibit again at this year’s SCF – System Control Fair 2017 from Nov 29 to Dec 1, taking place at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo, Japan. More...

ETG @ IAS 2015

Oct 2017 | At this year’s Industrial Automation Show (IAS) in Shanghai, China, our Chinese team will represent EtherCAT technology together with various co-exhibitors and more than 60 different EtherCAT products at our ETG Joint Booth. More...

2017 Korea EtherCAT Roadshow

Oct 2017 | We take pleasure in inviting everybody interested in the free-of-charge Industrial Ethernet Seminar Series, taking place at selected premium venues in Korea on November 8th (Seoul) and November 10th (Gwangju). More...

Further EtherCAT Seminars in China

Oct 2017 | The EtherCAT roadshow continues with a free-of-charge Industrial Ethernet / EtherCAT seminar on November 15, 2017, in Beijing, China. More...

Latest Product Entries

HV AD4 XW Series

Jan 2018 | The measurement modules HV AD4 XW from CSM are equipped with four analog measurement inputs and have been specifically designed for measuring high voltages in high-voltage environments.

HV AD4 OW Series

Jan 2018 | The measurement modules HV AD4 OW from CSM are equipped with four analog measurement inputs and have been specifically designed for measuring analog voltages in high-voltage environments.

ECAT STGMM 6

Jan 2018 | ECAT STGMM 6: High-precision strain gauge measurement module with an intelligent measuring principle for precise, distributed operational stability tests even under extreme environmental conditions.

AD4 OG Series

Jan 2018 | Maximum measurement data rates from 10 kHz up to 1 MHz per channel for slow or very fast mobile measurements of analog voltages: This is what is offered by the high-speed EtherCAT® measurement modules from CSM.

AD4 OE Series

Jan 2018 | Measurement data rates of 100 kHz per channel for fast mobile measurements of analog voltages or for the use of IEPE sensors: This is what is offered by the high-speed EtherCAT® measurement modules from CSM.

Shihlin AC Servo Drive SDP series

Jan 2018 | Shihlin SDP AC Servo system not only offers high performance EtherCAT servo solutions but can be compatible with a variety of EtherCAT masters.

Modular Control System CPX-E

Dec 2017 | Compact, low cost and powerful: The automation system CPX-E from Festo is designed as a control system for handling technology, with an EtherCAT® master controller and a motion controller with protection to IP20.

Modular Remote I/O System CPX-E

Dec 2017 | Compact, low cost and powerful: The remote I/O system CPX-E from Festo is designed as a modular system for factory and process automation tasks with protection to IP20.

RIS-1053-620

Dec 2017 | Industrial Ethernet based fieldbus interfaces  to connect HF/LF RFID system developed by Contrinex. Besides EtherCAT, other leading fieldbus are supported.

FR-A800/FR-F800 Series

Dec 2017 | The A8NECT_2P EtherCAT Option Board for EtherCAT allows information to be transferred seamlessly between an FR‐A800/FR‐F800 inverter from Mitsubishi and an EtherCAT network with minimal configuration requirements.

AH Series EtherCAT Motion Controller

Dec 2017 | The AH series EtherCAT motion controllers from Delta Electronics facilitates highly efficient motion control system with up to 32 axes of motion drives synchronously, while controlling other devices and transmitting equipment data onto a management platform for remote monitoring.

PD4-E

Dec 2017 | The Nanotec brushless plug & drive DC servo motors come with an integrated programmable controller and a magnetic single-turn absolute encoder.

N5

Dec 2017 | Universal controller from Nanotec for BLDC and stepper motors. Configurable via EtherCAT and other leading fieldbus systems.

Absolute Multi-Turn Encoder, MHM5 Range

Dec 2017 | EtherCAT absolute multi-turn encoder, MHM5 range, from BEI Sensors. Robust and compact conception.

RP-2

Dec 2017 | Motion controller master EtherCAT from ROBOX able to control up to 250 interpolated axes.

 


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