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Multi-Output Unit PNP FS-MC8P

FS-MC8P - Multi-Output Unit PNP

*Please note that accessories depicted in the image are for illustrative purposes only and may not be included with the product.


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Response time

Depends on the response time settings of the connected expansion units

External input

Input time of the connected expansion units + 11 ms

Number of inputs / outputs

Separate control output: 8, common output: 1, common input: 1

Unit expansion

Up to 8 expansion units can be connected. (However, each dual output type will be treated as 2 expansion units.)
Allowable passing current: 1,200 mA or less


STATUS indicator (green and red two-colour display) MEMORY indicator (orange) LOCK indicator (orange)

Separate control output,
common output

PNP open-collector, 30 V or less, 20 mA or less per output, residual voltage: 1.6 V or less

Protection circuit

Protection against reverse power connection, reverse output connection, output overcurrent, and output surge

Power supply

Power voltage

10 to 30 VDC (including 10% ripple (P-P) or less) , class 2 or LPS*1

Current consumption

690 mW or less (when used as a solitary unit) (26 mA or less at 24 V/38 mA or less at 12 V [excluding the load current])*2

Environmental resistance

Ambient temperature

-20 °C to +55 °C (no freezing)

Vibration resistance

10 to 55 Hz; double amplitude 1.5 mm; 2 hours each for X, Y, and Z axes

Shock resistance

500 m/s2; 3 times each for X, Y, and Z axes

Case material

Main unit and cover: polycarbonate


Approx. 110 g

*1 Match the rated power supply voltage of the expansion units to be connected to expand the system.
*2 The power consumption including the load when the maximum number of units are connected is 38 W max.

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