By Design Engineering staffAutomation Motion Control Machine Building Automation router
KEB America C6 Router built for withstand harsh industrial environments.
KEB America, Inc. released its C6 Router. When paired with COMBIVIS Connect software, the router connects remotely to machines in the field for commissioning, program adjustment, and troubleshooting using KEB’s secure VPN connection. The router comes with WAN, LAN, USB and serial interfaces, and standard digital I/Os. For hard-to-access installations, a cellular network option is available. These models include standard 2G/3G/3G+ EDGE/HSPA quadriband capable of speeds of up to 5 Mbps up/14 Mbps down. They come with one push-pin type SIM card and SMAStecker antenna, with the option of adding an auxiliary Diversity antenna. In addition to its system features, the router can also handle harsh environments, due to its stainless steel enclosure and no moving parts; an extended temperature option is available for extreme environments (-20 to 70° C).