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M57 - Profibus DP Master Interface

M-Module

The M57 is a Profibus DP interface M-Module (master) based on the ASPC 2 controller.

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  • M57 Product ImageM57 Profibus DP Master Interface
  • M57 Product Image

Main Features

  • Class 1/2 Profibus DP master (DIN19245)
  • Isolated RS485, RS232 (debug) interface
  • Local 32-bit CPU
  • Up to 127 active or passive stations
  • 12 Mbit/s data transfer rate
  • 1 MB DRAM
  • Complete Softing Profibus software on board
  • Compatible with PROFIBUS DP Configurator
M57 Product Image

Technical Data

MC68331/16MHz CPU
  • CPU32 performance
  • Complete Profibus DP software on one M-Module
  • Local interrupt controller
  • Hardware watchdog
ASPC 2 Profibus Controller
  • Up to 12Mbaud data rate
  • 16-bit DMA interface (local)
  • Complete bus access protocol
  • Up to 127 active or passive stations
Miscellaneous
  • 1MB shared memory for communication and program
  • Fast M-Module interface with autoincrement address mode
  • Status LEDs
  • Isolated Profibus interface
Peripheral Connections
Via front panel on a shielded 9-pin D-Sub receptacle connector
M-Module Characteristics
A08, A24, D16, INTA, IDENT
Electrical Specifications
  • Isolation voltage: 500V DC
  • Supply voltage/power consumption: +5V (4.85V..5.25V), 800mA typ.
  • MTBF: 45,000h @ 50°C (derived from MIL-HDBK-217F)
Mechanical Specifications
  • Dimensions: conforming to M-Module Standard
  • Weight: 92g
Environmental Specifications
  • Temperature range (operation):
    • 0..+60°C
    • Industrial temperature range on request
    • Airflow: min. 10m³/h
  • Temperature range (storage): -40..+85°C
  • Relative humidity range (operation): max. 95% non-condensing
  • Relative humidity range (storage): max. 95% non-condensing
  • Altitude: -300m to + 3,000m
  • Shock: 15g/11ms
  • Bump: 10g/16ms
  • Vibration (sinusoidal): 2g/10..150Hz
  • Conformal coating on request
Safety
PCB manufactured with a flammability rating of 94V-0 by UL recognized manufacturers
EMC
Tested according to EN 55022 (radio disturbance), IEC1000-4-2 (ESD) and IEC1000-4-4 (burst)
Software Support
  • Softing protocol portation (ISO/OSI protocol layer 2/DP)
  • MEN Driver Interface System (MDIS for Windows, Linux, VxWorks, QNX, OS-9)

Ordering Information

Standard M57 Models
04M057-00

Profibus DP interface, 0..+60°C

Software

Linux
13M057-06

MDIS5 low-level driver sources (MEN) for M57 and P6

Windows
13M057-70

MDIS4/2004 / MDIS5 Windows driver (MEN) for M57 and P6

VxWorks
13M057-06

MDIS5 low-level driver sources (MEN) for M57 and P6

QNX
13M057-06

MDIS5 low-level driver sources (MEN) for M57 and P6

OS-9
13M057-06

MDIS5 low-level driver sources (MEN) for M57 and P6

Miscellaneous

For use of the MDIS4 driver you also need the Softing PROFIBUS DP Configurator tool. You will find more information on this tool and a demo version at www.softing.de.