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MELSEC iQ-F Series Network/Communication module

(10/9/2017)

Intelligent Function Modules - Communications and Networking Expansion

Serial Communication Expansion Boards
These communication expansion boards mount on the front of the CPU modules and allow communication with external devices and other CPU modules over serial networks.

Model Number

FX5-232-BD

FX5-485-BD

FX5-422-BD-GOT

Stocked Item

S

S

S

Certification

CE

Applicable PLCs

FX5U

Rated Voltage

5 VDC

5 VDC

5 VDC

Current Consumption

20 mA

20 mA

20 mA/5 VDC

Transmission Standard

RS-232C

RS-485/RS-422

RS-422

Max Distance

15 m (49' 2")

50 m (164' 0")

According to the specification of the GOT

Connection Method

9-pin D-sub, male

European terminal block

8-pin MINI-DIN, female

Terminal Resistor

-

Built-in (OPEN / 110Ω / 330Ω)

-

Insulation

Not insulated

Communication Method

Half-duplex/Full-duplex

Half-duplex

Baud Rate

300 / 600 / 1200 / 2400 / 4800 / 9600 / 19200 / 38400 / 57600 / 115200 (bps)

9600 / 19200 / 38400 / 57600 / 115200 (bps)

Weight (kg)

0.02

0.02

0.02

Dimensions
(W x H x D) mm

38 x 51.4 x 18.2

38 x 51.4 x 30.5

38 x 51.4 x 15.4


Modbus and Serial Communication Expansion Adapters
These expansion adapters mount to the left side of the FX5 CPU modules and provide a wide range of serial communication standards including Modbus.

Model Number

FX5-232ADP

FX5-485ADP

Stocked Item

S

S

Certification

UL • cUL • CE

Applicable PLCs

FX5U/FX5UC

Rated Voltage

5 VDC; 24 VDC

Current Consumption

30mA / 5 VDC 30mA / 24 VDC

20mA / 5 V DC30mA / 24 VDC

Transmission Standard

RS-232C

RS-485/RS-422

Max Distance

15 m (49' 2")

1200 m (3937' 0")

Connection Method

9-pin D-sub, male

European terminal block

Terminal Resistor

-

Built-in (OPEN/110Ω / 330Ω)

Insulation

Photocoupler isolation

Photocoupler isolation

Communication Method

Half-duplex/Full-duplex

Half-duplex/Full-duplex

Baud Rate

300 / 600 / 1200 / 2400 / 4800 / 9600 / 19200 / 38400 / 57600 / 115200 (bps)

300 / 600 / 1200/ 2400 / 4800 / 9600 / 19200 / 38400 / 57600 / 115200 (bps)

Weight (kg)

0.08

0.08

Dimensions
(W x H x D) mm

17.6 x 106 x 82.8

17.6 x 106 x 89.1


CC-Link and CC-Link IE Field Networks

Model Number

FX5-CCLIEF

FX5-CCL-MS

Stocked Item

S

S

Certification

UL • cUL • CE

UL • cUL • CE

Applicable CPU

FX5U/FX5UC

FX5U/FX5UC

Network Protocol

CC-Link Ver. 2.00 (Ver 1.10 also supported)

Station Type

Intelligent Device Station (Slave)

Master or Intelligent Device Station

Power Supply

5VDC/10mA (internal), 24VDC/230MA (external)

24 VDC +20%, -15%

Current Consumption

100mA

Communication Speed

1Gbps

Master station:156 kbps/625 kbps/2.5 Mbps/5 Mbps/10 Mbps

Intelligent device station:156 kbps/625 kbps/2.5 Mbps/5 Mbps/10 Mbps/Auto-tracking

Max Station-to-Station Distance

100m

1200m at 156kbps (varies depending on speed)

Network Topology

Line, star, ring

Bus (RS-485)

I/O Points

8

8

Max Number of Link Points

RX

384 points, 48 bytes

768 points

RY

384 points, 48 bytes

Rwr

1024 points, 2048 bytes (*1)

96 points

RWw

1024 points, 2048 bytes (*1)

96 points

Weight (kg)

0.3

Dimension
(W x H x D) mm

50 x 90 x 83

Note 1: 256 points (512 bytes) if master is set to high-speed mode.


Anywire ASLINK

Model Number

FX5-ASL-M

Stocked Item

S

Certification

UL • cUL • CE

Applicable CPU

FX5U/FX5UC

Network Protocol

Anywire ASLINK

Station Type

Master

Power Supply

24 VDC +15%, -10%, ripple voltage 0.5 Vp-p or lower (external), 5VDC (internal)

Current Consumption

100 mA (external), 200mA (internal)

Transmission Plock

27.0 kHz

Maximum Transmission Distance (Total Length)

200 m

Network Topology

Bus (multidrop, T-branch, tree branch system)

Number of Connected I/O Points

384 max (input: 256 max, output 256 max)

Number of Connected Slave Modules

128 max (varies depending on current consumption of each slave module)

Number of Occupied I/O Points

8 pts

Weight (kg)

0.2

Dimension (W x H x D) mm

40 x 90 x 97.3

Note 1: 256 points (512 bytes) if master is set to high-speed mode.


Extension Power Supply
The iQ-F Series power supply unit is used to add power onto the expansion buses when the built-in service power supplies are not sufficient.

Model Number

FX5-1PSU-5V

FX5-C1PS-5V

Stocked Item

S

S

Certification

UL • cUL • CE

UL • cUL • CE

Applicable PLCs

FX5U

FX5UC

Rated Voltage

100 to 240 VAC

24 VDC

Rated Frequency

50/60Hz

-

Allowable Instantaneous Power Failure Time

10 ms or less

Operation can be continued upon occurrence of instantaneous power failure for 5 ms or less

Power Fuse

250 V 3.15 A time-lag fuse

125 V, 3.15 A Time-lag fuse

In-Rush Current

25 A Max. 5 ms or less / 100 VAC
50 A Max. 5 ms or less / 200 VAC

35A max 0.5 ms or less / 24 VDC

Power Consumption

20 W Max.

30W

Output Current

24 VDC

0.3A

1200 mA

5 VDC

1.2A

625 mA

Weight (kg)

0.3

0.1

Dimensions (W x H x D) mm

50 x 90 x 83

20.1 x 90x 74


Bus Conversion Module
The iQ-F bus conversion module enables the connection of FX3U Intelligent function modules to the FX5U control system. The FX3U intelligent function modules must be set up through the PLC program as parameter setup is not available in GX Works3.

Model Number

FX5-CNV-BUS

FX5-CNV-BUSC

FX5-CNV-IFC

FX5-CNV-BC

FX5-CNV-IF

Stocked Item

S

S

S

S

S

Certification

UL • cUL • CE

Applicable PLCs

FX5U/FX5UC

FX5UC

FX5UC

FX5U/FX5UC

FX5U

Function

Bus conversion from CPU module or extension modules (extension cable type) or FX5 intelligent function modules

Bus conversion from CPU module or extension modules (extension connector type)

Connector conversion from CPU module or extension modules (extension connector type)

Connects extended extension cable to FX5 I/O, High speed pulse I/O, and intelligent function modules

Connects FX5 I/O modules (extension connector type) with FX5U CPU module systems.

No. of Occupied Input/Output Points

8

8

-

-

-

5 VDC Power Supply

150 mA

150 mA

-

-

-

Weight (kg)

0.1

0.1

0.06

0.04

0.06

Dimensions (W x H x D) mm

16 x 90 x 83

14.6 x 90 x 74

14.6 x 90 x 74

60.5 x 40 x 16.4

14.6 x 90 x 74


Extended Extension Cables

Model Number

FX5-30EC

FX5-65EC

Stocked Item

S

S

Applicable PLCs

FX5U/FX5UC

Application

Used to install FX5 extension modules (extension cable type) at a remote location

Length (m)

0.3

0.65