IO-Link Master

Feb. 13, 2024

The G3 IO-Link master from Emerson is a Class A, IO-Link master is designed for smart and analog sensor connectivity on the Aventics Series G3 fieldbus platform. The IO-Link master provides pneumatic valve control through direct digital data communication with the machine controller as well as event-based and I/O mapped diagnostics. With IO-Link capabilities, multiple masters can be included on one G3 fieldbus platform. The sensors can be located up to 50 meters from the G3 fieldbus platform. The G3 IO-Link Master is configurable with the G3 web server and is compatible with the G3 range of valve interfaces, including Series 501, 502, 503 (ISO15407-2), 2035, 2002, 2005, 2012 and 511, 512, 513 (ISO 5599-2). The G3 IO- Link master supports EtherNet/IP and Profinet protocols.