With the E°CONTROL XBM KOP EC as a bus coupler XBM modules can be used in an EtherCAT® network with the following features:

  • Connection of up to 63 XBM modules to an E°CONTROL XBM EC
  • Support the EtherCAT® cycle time of < 100 μs
  • Mailbox protocols: CANopen® application Layer over EtherCAT®, File over EtherCAT®
  • Commissioning via Ethernet port or the service interface
  • Parameters are stored permanently
  • 2 RJ-45 ports
  • Supported types of modules: Digital and analog I/O modules, modules for temperature measurement