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Manufacturer: Pepperl+Fuchs SE
Product Name: F2-SP-IC* R2-SP-IC*
Product Description: FOUNDATION Device Coupler (FDC)
Category: H1 Couplers
Profile: FOUNDATION Device Coupler
More Information: FieldConnex® Diagnostic Segment Protector with 4...12 outputs intrinsically safe Ex ic. Spurs feature advanced fault protection.   R2-SP-IC*: for DIN-Rail installation 4…12 outputs F2-SP-IC*: with aluminum housing 4…10 outputs   Additionally stainless-steel and GRP housing solutions are pre-engineered with many options for practically any environment are ready to install. In hazardous areas the * Installation of the Segment Protector is in Zone 2/Div. 2 * Fieldbus instruments can be located in Zone 0…2/Div. 1…2 The Segment Protector offers diagnostic functions for superior availability of fieldbus segments through protection at the spur from * Contact bounce that can occur during connect and disconnect operations * Excessive communication from faulty devices * Creeping short-circuits through progressive protection The Segment Protector supports accessories with diagnostics:  Surge protectors indicating wear and enclosure leakage sensors detecting water ingress generate alarms that are forwarded to the control or asset management system indicating need for plant upkeep.   Additional attributes are: * Outputs intrinsically safe Ex ic IIC, permitting live work on the spur * T-connector on the trunk, which simplifies wiring of multiple Segment Protectors The Segment Protector is part of the High-Power Trunk concept in combination with FieldConnex® Power Hubs. This enables long cable runs and many field devices with hot work permitted on devices. The Segment Protector supports all user choices for grounding and shielding.

Registered Product Details

Coupler Type: 162 - Foundation Device Coupler
Number of Spurs: 4-10 (F2-SP-IC*)4-12 (R2-SP-IC*)

Registration Information

Registration Authority: FieldComm Group
Registration Status: Registered

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