AutomationDirect's C-more Micro line of operator interfaces now includes the EA-ECOM communication expansion module. Designed for all EA3-series C-more Micro panels, it adds an Ethernet (RJ45) port for programming and PLC communications at 10/100 Mbps. The module attaches to the rear of all EA3-series panels and requires no external power. The EA-ECOM module provides faster project download and firmware update speeds and supports multiple connections to multiple PLCs and protocols; C-more Micro programming software and firmware version 4.0 are required.
The new C-more Micro Ethernet communications module now gives you more Ease of Use with all 6, 8 and 10 inch EA3 C-more Micro panels. Adding the EA-ECOM module Adds 1 Ethernet RJ45 Port for panel configuration and PLC communications. Providing faster project download speeds and faster firmware update speeds as well as connectivity to existing Ethernet networks. Simply connect the panel to the back of your EA3 C-more Micro and secure it with the supplied screws. The Ethernet module is powered off of your C-more micro, so not external power is required. The EA-ECOM module allows all automation direct Ethernet PLC communications drivers like Productivity, Do more, CLICK, ECOM and also Modbus TCP/IP By adding the EA-ECOM module you can increase connections from 1 serial port with 32 nodes to 4 protocols with 32 serial nodes and 8 Ethernet nodes. And no worrying if you have the correct cross over or straight through cable because our EA-ECOM module is MDI/MDI-X meaning it auto detects which type cable you have connected. Software and firmware version 4.0 or later is required, so make sure you always get the latest updates for FREE from our website at www.automationdirect.com