Wireless network applications - Facility Explorer - Part No. 24-10144-173 - FX-PCX2721-0 - Field Device - FX-PCX27 Expansion Input/Output Module

FX-PCX2721 Expansion Input/Output Module Installation Instructions

Brand
Facility Explorer
Product name
FX-PCX27 Expansion Input/Output Module
Document type
Installation Guide
Document number
Part No. 24-10144-173
Document revision
G
Revision date
2019-03-22
Language
English

About this task

The expansion module can also be installed in a wireless application using an FX-ZFR/ZFR Pro Wireless Field Bus Router.

To configure an expansion module for use with the FX-ZFR/ZFR Pro Series Wireless Field Bus system:

Note: FX-PCXs can communicate wirelessly on the FC bus only.

Procedure

  1. Connect the FX-ZFR181x or FX-ZFR182x Wireless Field Bus Router to the FC bus port (RJ-12 modular jack) on the front of the expansion module.
  2. Ensure that the expansion module's device address DIP switches are set to the correct device address. See Setting the device address.
  3. Set DIP switch 128 to ON, which enables wireless operation on the expansion module.

Results

For more information on the FX-ZFR 1800 Wireless Field Bus system, refer to the FX-ZFR Series Wireless Field Bus System Bulletin (LIT-12011660). For more information on the FX-ZFR Pro Wireless Field Bus system, refer to the WNC1800/FX-ZFR182x Pro Series Wireless Field Bus System Bulletin (LIT-12012378).