Communication expansion module for micro panels

AutomationDirect’s EA-ECOM communication expansion module is designed for all EA3-series C-more Micro panels and features an Ethernet (RJ45) port for programming and programmable logic controller (PLC) communications.

By AutomationDirect July 18, 2016

AutomationDirect’s EA-ECOM communication expansion module is designed for all EA3-series C-more Micro panels and features an Ethernet (RJ45) port for programming and programmable logic controller (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 is designed to provide 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. 


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