The DeviceNet connection makes it possible to send information between drives, PLCs, PCs, and other automation devices, including sensors, operator interfaces, switches, and pneumatic valve manifolds. The new option is available on the T11, T30, and T40 technology levels. DeviceNet lets the Compax3 integrate into an Allen-Bradley PLC control system or with any other DeviceNet master.

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