For use with the latest range of Panasonic MINAS A4N and A5N amplifiers supporting the Panasonic Real Time Express (RTEX) network.
Allows Plug & Play interconnection with Shielded twisted pair (TIA/EIA-568B CAT5e or more) Ethernet cables. A single interface supports up to 32 axes of Panasonic MINAS A4N and A5N amplifiers. The module comes with 2 axes enabled. Further axes can be enabled with ‘Feature Enable Codes’
Installing your system is easy! Simply connect Power, Motor & Feedback to the amplifier using supplied cables. Connect motion control & amplifier using network cable with RJ45 connectors and Power up the system. The MC664 recognises the amplifiers and installs support automatically.
|Network||Ethernet based MINAS A4N / A5N|
|Network Speed||100Mbps 1msec or 500usec update operation|
|Max Slaves per Interface Ring||32|
|Max Interfaces per MC664||7|
|Max Axes per MC664||64|
|Cable||STP Cat 5-e or Better|
|Bus to MC664||32 Bit|
|Registration Inputs||8 x 24V Inputs + 1 Drive Registration Input / Axis|
|Optically Isolated registration Inputs||Y|
|Map Any I/O to Any Axis||Y|
|Supported Modes||Cyclic Position, Cyclic Speed, Cyclic Torque|
|Axis Feature Enable Codes||P701, P702, P704, P708, P716, P732|
|UL and CE marked for EMC|
|View Application Notes||Technical notes|
|Quick Start Guide||Simple set up guide (covers all expansion modules)|
|Drawings are available in the following formats: DXF, IGES, DWG, STEP and SolidWorks.
These files are included in the Zip file below.
|Download Zip file|
|The Technical Reference Manual can be downloaded in full or as separate sections. All in PDF format|
|Expansion Modules (chapter 3) (1.9MB)|