EtherCAT

is the open real-time Ethernet network originally developed by Beckhoff. EtherCAT sets new standards for real-time performance and topology flexibility.
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EtherCAT Technology Group

The ETG is a global organization in which OEM, End Users and Technology Providers join forces to support and promote the further technology development.
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ETG News

ETG conducts first Safety over EtherCAT Plug Fest

Jul 2019 | The EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) recently held its first Safety over EtherCAT Plug Fest with great success. Numerous manufacturers of EtherCAT safety master and slave devices came to Verl, Germany. More...

EtherCAT Information Day Seminars in North America

Jul 2019 | We are inviting everybody interested to the free-of-charge industrial Ethernet Seminar Series, continuing at selected premium venues in Boston (July 23), Philadelphia (July 25) and Cleveland (July 30). More...

EtherCAT Seminar Series Slovenia and Croatia 2019

Jun 2019 | We are very happy to invite everybody interested in the free-of-charge industrial Ethernet seminar series, taking place at selected premium venues in Ljubljana/ Slovenia on September 18th and in Zagreb/ Croatia on September 19th. More...

Successful 2019 Spring European EtherCAT Plug Fest

May 2019 | Fifty-seven participants, eight countries, four continents – that’s the result of the latest EtherCAT Plug Fest, which was conducted by the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) in cooperation with acontis technologies GmbH in the middle of May in Ravensburg, Germany. More...

EtherCAT Seminar Crailsheim, Germany

May 2019 | We cordially invite all interested in learning about the latest trends in industrial automation and especially EtherCAT to participate in our half-day EtherCAT Seminar in Crailsheim/Germany on June 5, 2019. More...

EtherCAT Seminar Series Norway 2019

Apr 2019 | We are very happy to invite everybody interested in the free-of-charge industrial Ethernet seminar series, taking place at selected premium venues in Norway on June 11th (Stavanger), June 12th (Ålesund) and June 13th (Horten). More...

EtherCAT Seminar Series in Poland 2019

Apr 2019 | It is our great pleasure to invite everybody interested in learning about industrial Ethernet, Industrie 4.0 & IoT and especially EtherCAT to participate in the inaugural EtherCAT seminars in Poland 2019, taking place in Katowice (May 28) and in Warsaw (May 29). More...

Visit us: ETG booth @ SPS Italia 2019

Apr 2019 | ETG is attending again with an info booth to show you the latest trends of Industrial Ethernet and developments of EtherCAT. Meet our italian speaking experts at the SPS Italia from May 28-30 in hall 5-M045! More...

ETG joint booth@ IAMD Beijing 2019

Apr 2019 | IAMD Beijing tradeshow will hold in Beijing Exhibition Center on 8th-10th May 2019. Together with 22 co- exhibiting member companies, ETG joint booth located in hall 1-20 will show the great variety of products and solutions. More...

Visit us: ETG joint booth @ HANNNOVER MESSE 2019

Mar 2019 | We cordially invite you to visit us at HANNOVER MESSE, taking place April 1-5 in Hannover, Germany. Our ETG joint booth, located as usual in hall 9-D18, features an impressive variety of over 500 products and solutions from 62 co-exhibiting member companies. More...

Latest Product Entries

Everest XCR by INGENIA

Sep 2019 | Ingenia is proud to include in its range of EtherCAT servo drive the Everest XCR. This new servo drive is the smallest servo drive in the world at this power range with a size of only 42.1 x 29.1 x 23.1 mm. This motor controller is ready to use and is targeted at robotics, medital, industrial and satcom applications.

Programmable Multi-Axis Controller CK3M series

Sep 2019 | Maximize your machine's performance.

Smart Camera FHV7 by Omron

Sep 2019 | The all-in-one FHV7 Smart Camera is packed with functionality and speed that your production site demands.

Machine Automation Controller NX1P by Omron

Sep 2019 | "Advanced motion control" and "networks for onsite IoT" in compact Controller.

Machine Automation Controller NX102 by Omron

Sep 2019 | NX1 brings advanced control in miniaturized size.

TwinSAFE Logic + Safety I/O | EP1957-0022 (IP67)

Sep 2019 | The EP1957-0022 TwinSAFE EtherCAT Box is a digital combi module and provides fail-safe digital outputs in an IP 67-protected module (four outputs for 24 V DC actuators with up to 0.5 A) with an integrated TwinSAFE Logic.

TwinSAFE Logic | EL6910 by Beckhoff

Sep 2019 | The EL6910 TwinSAFE Logic can establish up to 212 connections to other TwinSAFE devices. Several EL6910 can be cascaded in a TwinSAFE network with up to 65,535 TwinSAFE devices.

Industrial Controllers for IoT Applications HX Series

Aug 2019 | Integrating Core Control and Communications of Automated Machines and Production Facilities.

EtherCAT Gateway WI180C-EC by SICK

Aug 2019 | EtherCAT Gateway for fiber-optic sensors (WLL180, KTL180) and displacement measurement sensors (OL1, OD Mini Pro, OD5000 in combination with evaluation unit AOD1)

RX72M Communication Board by Renesas Electronics

Aug 2019 | The RX72M Communication Board is an evaluation platform for evaluating EtherCAT and various peripherals and software development.

PSD Parker Servo Drive with FSoE

Aug 2019 | Parker offers the PSD servo drives now with Functional Safety option. Based on the FailSafe over EtherCAT (FSoE) protocol, safety technology is central to the design of the new drives. No additional wiring is necessary as Parker utilises the integrated EtherCAT communication capabilities.

XCP-Gateway Series by CSM

Aug 2019 | Converter for EtherCAT to standard protocol XCP-on-Ethernet; combining the advantages of data acquisition via EtherCAT with the flexibility of the wide-spread standard XCP-on-Ethernet.

HV Breakout Module Type 3.1 by CSM

Aug 2019 | The HV Breakout Module Type 3.1 has been designed for three-phase evaluation in a high-voltage line. It is suited for power, current and voltage evaluation and is inserted directly into the HW power line.

HV Breakout Module Type 1.2 by CSM

Aug 2019 | The HV Breakout Module Type 1.2 has been designed for single-phase measurement in high-voltage lines. It is suited for power, current and voltage evaluation on separate cables for HV+ and HV-

HV Breakout Module Type 1.1 by CSM

Aug 2019 | The HV Breakout Module Type 1.1 has been designed for single-phase measurement in a high-voltage line. It is suited for power, current and voltage evaluation and is inserted directly into the HW power line.

 


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