FB-6SP / FB-8SP / FB-12SP
FOUNDATION Device Coupler (FDC)
FOUNDATION Device Coupler
The fieldbus device couplers are suitable for FOUNDATION fieldbus and
Profibus PA. They provide an interface between the fieldbus trunk cable
and field devices. Limited width on the rail reduces the required
footprint and weight of the field enclosure.
Available in 6 spur, 8 spur and 12 spur configurations
The Block coupler connects to the trunk utilizing a T-connector terminal
block with pre-installed terminator, ensuring termination is always
available and error free.
The FB-6SP, FB-8SP and FB-12SP block couplers provide Ex nA [nL], Ex nA
[ic] or FISCO ic spur connections.
The block couplers feature short circuit protection to the trunk. The
single sided plug configuration makes wiring in a field enclosure easy.
Diagnostic LEDs include DC OK and individual spur fault on the segment.
Approvals for ATEX, IECEx, and CSA c/us to meet installation needs
anywhere in the world. The block device couplers may be installed in
Zone-2 or Class I Div 2.
162 - Foundation Device Coupler
Number of Spurs:
6, 8, or 12