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PX50 - CANopen Communication Interface

Mini PCI Express Card

The PX50 is a Mini PCI Express CANopen controller board

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  • PX50 Product ImagePX50 - CANopen Mini PCI Express Communication Interface
  • PX50 Product ImagePX50 CANopen Mini PCI Express Communication Interface
  • PX50 Product Image
  • PX50 Product Image

Main Features

  • PCI Express, one lane port
  • Full CAN/Extended CAN according to ISO-11898
  • CANopen master and slave by loadable firmware
  • Based on netX universal network controller
  • Optical isolation with 1000 VDC isolation voltage
  • Driver support for all common operating systems
  • -20 to +70°C screened
PX50 Product Image

Technical Data

CANopen
  • Supported communication determined by firmware:
    • CANopen Master
    • CANopen Slave
  • CANopen Master
    • Maximum nodes: 126
    • Maximum cyclic data: 7168 Bytes
    • Service Data Object (SDO) up and download: max 200 Bytes/Request
    • Emergency consumer/producer
    • Functions: guarding and heartbeat protocols, Process Data Objects (PDO) mapping, network management, SYNC.
    • PDO communication synchronized, remotely requested and event driven with max. 512 Rx/TxPDO
  • CANopen Node
    • Maximum cyclic data: 1024 Bytes
    • Emergency producer
    • Functions: guarding and heartbeat protocols, Process Data Objects (PDO) mapping, network management, SYNC.
    • PDO communication synchronized, remotely requested and event driven with max. 64 Rx/TxPDO
CANopen Interface
  • Transmission rate: up to 1 MBit/s
  • Interface to PC card: cable connector fieldbus X1
  • Type ISO-11898: 9-pin D-Sub male connector
  • Galvanic isolation
  • LED display
  • 1000 VDC isolation voltage
Communication Controller
Hilscher netX 100 SOC
Integrated Memory
  • 8 MB SDRAM
  • 4 MB serial Flash EPROM
  • 64 KB Dual-Port Memory (DPM)
  • 128 KB MRAM
LED Display
System status LED
Mini PCI Express BUS
  • Mini PCI Express, one-lane port
  • DPM or DMA data access
Electrical Specifications
  • Supply voltage/maximum current
    • +3.3 V DC ±5% / 600 mA
  • Connected via Mini PCI Express bus
Mechanical Specifications
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 51 x 30.2 ±0.1 x 12.5 mm
  • PCI Express Mini system connector (3.3 V)
  • Weight Mini PCI Express card: 18 g
  • Weight CANopen assembly: 14 g
Environmental Conditions
  • Temperature range (operation): -20..+70°C
  • Temperature range (storage): -10..+70°C
  • Relative humidity: max. 95% non-condensing
CE Conformity
  • EN 55011:2009 + A1:2010, CISPR 11:2009, Class A (radio disturbance)
  • EN 61000-4-2:2009 (electrostatic discharge)
  • EN 61000-4-3:2006 + A1:2008 + A2:2010 (radiated, radio-frequency, electromagnetic field immunity)
  • EN 61000-4-4:2004 + A1:2010 (burst electrical fast transients/burst)
  • EN 61000-4-5:2006 (surge)
  • EN 61000-4-6:2009 (to conducted disturbances, induced by radio- frequency fields)
  • EN 61000-4-8:2010 (power frequency magnetic field)
  • EN 61000-6-2:2005 + B1:2011 (for industrial environments)
Certification
The device is certified according to UL 508
  • UL-File-Nr. E221530
Operating Systems
  • Windows
  • Windows CE
  • Linux
  • VxWorks (on request)
  • QNX (on request)
Software and Drivers
  • Configuration software master and slave:
    • SYCON.net
  • Configuration Software Slave:
    • netX Configuration Tool
  • For more information regarding drivers and firmware, please visit:
    • Mini PCI Express Communication Interface for CANopen master
    • Mini PCI Express Communication Interface for CANopen slave
Support and Downloads
For more information on supported operating system versions and drivers see Software.

Ordering Information

Standard PX50 Models

This board can only be ordered together with an MEN box or panel PC.

15PX50-00

PCI Express Mini Card, CANopen Slave interface, Hilscher

15PX50-01

PCI Express Mini Card, CANopen Master interface, Hilscher

This board can only be ordered together with an MEN box or panel PC.

Software

Linux
13F750-90

Linux driver (Hilscher netX) for CANopen, PROFIBUS, DeviceNET, EtherNET/IP, EtherCat, PROFINET, OpenModBus, Sercos, Varan for F750, F751, F752, F753, PX50, PX51, PX52 and PX53.

Windows

Windows and Windows CE software for Hilscher boards, as well as firmware and additional documentation can be downloaded directly from the following links: Hilscher Software and Hilscher Support and Downloads

VxWorks
13F750-60

VxWorks 5.4 / 6.2 driver (Hilscher netX) for CANopen, PROFIBUS, DeviceNET, EtherNET/IP, EtherCat, PROFINET, OpenModBus, Sercos, Varan for F750, F751, F752, F753, PX50, PX51, PX52 and PX53.

QNX
13F750-40

QNX 6.4/6.5 driver (Hilscher netX) for CANopen, PROFIBUS, DeviceNET, EtherNET/IP, EtherCat, PROFINET, OpenModBus, Sercos, Varan for F750, F751, F752, F753, PX50, PX51, PX52 and PX53.

Miscellaneous

A large range of corresponding driver software, software updates, firmware and firmware updates, as well as additional technical documentation is available at www.hilscher.com.