Pepperl+Fuchs' 78E Series Ex Encoder
78E series Ex encoder is designed for applications in hazardous areas. The 78E series with its "flameproof enclosure" has ATEX and IEC Ex international approval in addition to third-party approval by TÜV. It is designed for the oil/gas, refineries, mining and material handling (agriculture, chemicals) industries. It is available in a wide range of interfaces, including SSI, CANopen, DeviceNet or Profibus. Along with these different protocols, this encoder series has a removable cover that allows easy configuration and connection to a PLC.