EtherCAT® Bus Coupler | Products | Mkondeni, | BML Automation

The EtherCAT® Bus Coupler connects the real-time Ethernet system with modular, extendable electronic terminal blocks. A complete unit consists of a bus coupler, a set of bus terminals and one end terminal.





System Data AKT-ECT-000-000
Number of I/O stations
Number of I/O points
depending on controller
Data transfer medium
Ethernet/EtherCAT CAT5 cable
Max. cable length
100 m (100BASE-TX)
Data transfer rates
100 Mbaud
Data transfer time
0.01 ms in the case of 10 modules for 32 bit inputs and outputs each (without Standard Bus run-time)


Electrical and Mechanical Specification AKT-ECT-000-000
Number of Bus Terminals
64 (255 with Standard Bus extension)
Max. number of bytes fi eldbus
1,024 byte input and 1,024 byte output
Configuration possibility
EtherCAT (ADS)
Bus interface
2 x RJ 45
Power supply
24 V DC (-15 %/+20 %)
Input current
70 mA + (total Standard Bus current) /4, 500 mA max.
Starting current
approx. 2.5 x continous current
Recommended fuse
≤ 10 A
Supply current Standard Bus
1,750 mA
Power contacts
24 V DC max./10 A max.
Electrical isolation
500 Vrms (power contact/supply voltage/Ethernet)
Distance between stations
100 m (100BASE-TX)
approx. 150 g
Operating/storage temperature
0…+55 °C/-25…+85 °C
Relative humidity
95 %, no condensation
Vibration/shock resistance
conforms to EN 60068-2-6/EN 60068-2-27/29
EMC immunity/emission
conforms to EN 61000-6-2/EN 61000-6-4
Protect. class/installation pos.
IP 20/variable