EtherNet/IP™ Linking Devices

HMS Industrial Networks' EtherNet/IP to Logix PLCs linking devices for seamless communication

Image of HMS Industrial Networks' EtherNet/IP Linking Devices Based on the successful Anybus® industrial gateway technology, HMS Industrial Networks presents a family of network connectivity products for customers using ControlLogix® and CompactLogix® to seamlessly communicate with Modbus, PROFIBUS, DF1, and serial devices. These devices convert nearly any serial protocol, Modbus, or PROFIBUS to EtherNet/IP and are designed to work with Studio 5000® Logix Designer natively with no need for extra third-party software, licenses, or programming. This makes the Linking Device an ideal solution for those looking to integrate a non-EtherNet/IP device into their ControlLogix or CompactLogix system.

The EtherNet/IP Linking Devices are configured using a custom Add-On Profile for Studio 5000 Logix Designer which dynamically generates data structures for each device connected. No additional add-on instructions are needed. Also, the Linking Devices support automatic generation of named and structured Studio 5000 controller tags, which eliminates the need to create alias tags.

The PROFIBUS and Modbus TCP Linking Devices are designed to support big data, transferring 8 KB and 7 KB of I/O data, respectively, between networks. The data transmission between networks is completely transparent.

All the HMS EtherNet/IP Linking Devices have dual EtherNet/IP ports to support both DLR (device level ring) and linear network topologies. They also come ODVA EtherNet/IP conformance tested.

Features
  • Compatible with all ControlLogix and CompactLogix PLCs supporting EtherNet/IP
  • Seamless integration with Studio 5000 – no 3rd party software or licenses needed
  • Custom Add-On Profile eliminates programming
  • Capacity to connect multiple devices
  • DLR and Linear topologies supported
  • DIN rail mountable

Applications

  • System integrators looking to interface PROFIBUS, Modbus, or serial devices to a ControlLogix and CompactLogix PLCs supporting EtherNet/IP

EtherNet/IP Linking Devices

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
HMS-EN2MB-R datasheet linkETHERNET/IP-MODBUS TCP LINKHMS-EN2MB-RETHERNET/IP-MODBUS TCP LINK12 - Immediate
HMS-EN2MB-R product page link
HMS-EN2PB-R datasheet linkETHERNET/IP-PROFIBUS LINKHMS-EN2PB-RETHERNET/IP-PROFIBUS LINK5 - Immediate
HMS-EN2PB-R product page link
HMS-EN2SE-R datasheet linkETHERNET/IP-SERIAL/DF1 LINKHMS-EN2SE-RETHERNET/IP-SERIAL/DF1 LINK0HMS-EN2SE-R product page link

Anybus X-Gateways

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
AB7306-B datasheet linkCANOPEN-ETHERNET/IP CONVERTERAB7306-BCANOPEN-ETHERNET/IP CONVERTER5 - Immediate
AB7306-B product page link
AB7317-B datasheet linkCANOPEN-PROFINET CONVERTERAB7317-BCANOPEN-PROFINET CONVERTER5 - Immediate
AB7317-B product page link
AB7318-B datasheet linkCANOPEN-ETHERNET/IP CONVERTERAB7318-BCANOPEN-ETHERNET/IP CONVERTER5 - Immediate
AB7318-B product page link
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HMS Serial to Industrial Protocol Converters

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
AB7001-C datasheet linkSERIAL-DEVICENET CONVERTERAB7001-CSERIAL-DEVICENET CONVERTER5 - Immediate
AB7001-C product page link
AB7003-B datasheet linkSERIAL-CANOPEN CONVERTERAB7003-BSERIAL-CANOPEN CONVERTER5 - Immediate
AB7003-B product page link
AB7007-C datasheet linkSERIAL-ETHERNET/IP CONVERTERAB7007-CSERIAL-ETHERNET/IP CONVERTER4 - Immediate
AB7007-C product page link
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Published: 2018-10-11