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Actisense NDC-5 NMEA 0183 Multiplexer (RS232/Ethernet)

Brand: Actisense, Condition: New
List price: $529.95
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NDC-5 NMEA 0183 Multiplexer

The NDC-5 is more than just an NMEA 0183 Combiner/Multiplexer; it provides an installer with a highly flexible platform that can be used to solve many NMEA 0183 interconnectivity headaches.

The five NMEA 0183 inputs can be routed to any of the two NMEA 0183 outputs, as well as the serial and Ethernet ports providing a highly customisable network. The bi-directional serial port and Ethernet port also allow for simple configuration and diagnostics using Actisense software.

The configuration tool is accessible via any popular web browser (using the Ethernet port) so there are no PC operating system compatibility issues to contend with. Using the web based configuration tool will allow the user to finely tune the exact data available on each output. The default setup is for all data to go to all outputs.

Industry leading isolation is provided on all inputs and outputs as standard, so that connected devices safely avoid hazardous ground loops, the number one cause of product failure in NMEA 0183 networks. This makes the NDC-5 robust enough to handle any NMEA 0183 installation.

Pluggable connectors allow new devices to be easily installed without the need to remove the NDC-5 from its mounted location. A professional DIN rail mounting mechanism keeps the NDC-5 secure in high vibration environments. Helpful LEDs indicate power, data in, and status conditions to aid diagnostics.

Details

  • Ethernet port – for configuration, diagnostics and sharing NMEA 0183 data (future update)
  • 5 OPTO-Isolated NMEA 0183 inputs
  • 2 ISO-Drive NMEA 0183 outputs
  • Advanced Data Filtering/Routing
  • Configurable Input and output baud rates
  • Autoswitch mode available to offer system redundancy
  • Serial port – for configuration, diagnostics or as an additional NMEA 0183 input/output.
  • Free firmware updates make the device future-proof
  • Power LED to indicate operational state
  • Rx LED to indicate data on inputs
  • Status LED (bi-colour) to indicate output Data Overload or a range of other states
  • DIN rail or Panel mountable
  • Pluggable screw terminal connectors for quick and easy installation

Specifications

Power Supply  
Input supply voltage 9 to 35 V DC
Input supply current 110mA max @ 12V DC (all outputs @ full drive into 100 ohm loads)
Input protection Continuous reverse polarity, transient overvoltage and ESD protection
Power indicator LED, Blue - indicates unit is functioning correctly
   
NMEA 0183 Port - Listener & Talker  
Number of Listener / input ports 5 isolated NMEA 0183 Listeners
Number of Talker / output ports 2 isolated NMEA 0183 Talkers
Compatibility Fully NMEA 0183, RS422 & RS232 compatible. RS485 Listener compatible
Electrical isolation 2500 V input to ground, 1500 V output to ground using ISO-Drive™
Speed / baud rate In1 to In4: up to 38400 bps In5: 4800 bps Out1: up to 115200 bps Out2: up to 38400 bps
Talker output voltage drive >= 2.1V (differential) into 100 ohm
Talker output current drive 20 mA maximum per output
Talker output protection Short circuit and ESD
Listener input voltage tolerance -15 V to +15 V continuous, -35 V to +35 V short term (< 1 second)
Listener input protection Current limited, overdrive protection to 40 VDC and ESD protection
Listener data indicator LED, Green (Flashes to indicate valid input)
Status indicator LED, Green / Yellow / Red to indicate status (see user manual)
   
Serial Port  
Number of input ports 1 isolated input
Number of output ports 1 isolated output
Compatibility RS422 & RS232 compatible. RS485 Listener compatible
Electrical isolation 2500 V input to ground 1500 V output to ground using ISO-Drive™
Speed / baud rate 115200 bps
Output voltage drive >= 2.1V (differential) into 100 ohm
Output current drive 20 mA max.
Output protection Short circuit and ESD
Input voltage tolerance -15 V to +15 V continuous, -35 V to +35 V short term (< 1 second)
Input protection Current limited, overdrive protection to 40 VDC and ESD protection
   
Ethernet Port  
Host interface 10/100BaseT, automatic polarity detection
Supported protocols TCP/IP for configuration and firmware updating / TCP/IP and UDP for NMEA 0183 comms
Connector RJ45
Electrical isolation 2kV
Indicators Green - Link, Yellow - 100 Mbps
   
Mode Inputs  
Input voltage range 0 to 35V DC
Protection Transient overvoltage and ESD protection
   
Alarm Output  
Contacts Normally open and normally closed*
Electrical isolation 1000V between power supply and contacts
Alarm indicator LED, red indicates a valid alarm condition
   
Mechanical  
Housing material Polycarbonate
Protective Lid Material Polycarbonate
Sealing Material Expanded silicone foam gasket, closed cell polyurethane splash guard and ePTFE waterproof vent
Dimensions 127mm (L) x 106mm (W) x 48mm (H)
Weight 230g including screw terminals and RJ45 cap
Mounting 4 x 3.5mm lugs to allow panel mount with self tapping screws (included),
Optional DIN rail mount available on request.
Compass safe distance TBD
Wiring terminals Pluggable 2/3 way screw terminal, 3.5mm pitch, 14 to 30 AWG
   
Approvals and Certifications  
EMC IEC 60945 (sections 9 & 10)
CE 2014/30/EU
Environmental protection IP65
Operating temperature -15°C to +55°C
Storage temperature -40°C to +85°C
Relative Humidity (RH) 0 - 80% RH
Guarantee 3 years