Brainboxes Ethernet Media Converter for use with Ethernet Network 16 x Inputs

  • RS Stock No. 789-8129
  • Mfr. Part No. ED-516
  • Manufacturer Brainboxes
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COO (Country of Origin): GB
Product Details

Brainboxes Ethernet to Digital I/O Input Converter

The Brainboxes Ethernet to digital I/O input converter is a state-of-the-art device with 16 non-isolated digital output channels. This device can be controlled over TCP/IP using the Modbus TCP protocol or simple ASCII commands. It can be configured and secured from a web browser and can be installed as a COM port on a Windows PC for complete backward compatibility, essential for legacy applications. It offers robust and intelligent control side devices that provide the interface to systems on the 24VDC factory floor environment, commonly referred to as process side. Additionally, Brainboxes supply a suite of APIs and sample code to communicate with the device using Microsoft. NET framework visual basic, C#, C++, Java, JavaScript, PHP, and more.

Features and Benefits

16 digital inputs and an RS485 gateway port
Monitor any input from TTL to high voltage, high current industrial devices
Factory floor process control and automation
DIN rail mount
Supports simple ASCII or industry standard Modbus TCP
Operating temperature ranges between -30°C and 80°C
Software APIs for visual basic, C#, and more
Easy use to interface
LED Status Indication
5VDC to 30VDC power supply
Only 22.6mm wide
Easy wire feature with removable screw terminal blocks
Ideal for inductive, capacitive and resistive load


Relays drivers
Voltage regulator



Attribute Value
For Use With Ethernet Network
Input Type Digital
Output Type Digital
Number of Inputs 16
Bus Type RS-422, RS-485
Compatible Operating System Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Minimum Operating Temperature -30°C
Maximum Operating Temperature +80°C
8 In stock for delivery within 2 working days
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