Siemens’ says it has expanded its Simatic Top Connect portfolio with a range of new modules and system components for fast and safe wiring of Simatic S7-1500 and Simatic ET 200MP. As well as connection modules for eight channels (inputs or outputs), the company says it is now offering compact versions for 32 channels for connecting sensors and actuators via one or three wires.
The connection modules with eight channels are compatible with the front connector modules for Simatic S7-300 and ET 200 M, and are available with disconnect terminals for manually cutting off specific plant sections.