NXEE2 mini-NEXUS SSI Interface

NXEE2 mini-NEXUS SSI Interface
  • Replacement for ANE2E AnyNET SSI Interface
  • Direct interface to most Gray Code or Binary SSI sensors
  • Dual-port networking offers offers DLR for EtherNet/IP & MRP for Profinet
  • Position scaling that simplifies sensor data
  • Latching inputs provide "snapshot" data capture
  • Programming is easy via your PLC. No additional software required!
  • DIN rail mounting for simple, standard installation
  • Description

    NXEE2 MINI-NEXUS SSI INTERFACE

    AMCI’s NXEE2 mini-NEXUS SSI interface product is the easiest, most flexible way to bring SSI sensor data into any PLC-based control system. These plug and play SSI interfaces are the trusted solution for bringing SSI data into your PLC when a plug-in module solution does not exist, such as with Rockwell Automation's CompactLogix 5380.  AMCI's NXEE2 connects a wide variety of SSI sensors to your PLC using a standard network connection, and it programs using the host controller's (PLC) native software - nothing new to buy, nothing new to learn!

    The two channel NXEE2 product is a direct interface to most Gray Code or Binary SSI sensors, including rotary encoders, linear sensors, barcode readers, and laser distance sensors. Additional NXEE2 features include: position preset, count direction, position scaling, and differential inputs that can be programmed as general purpose inputs, to Apply the Preset Value, or to capture the scaled data value.

    Distributed I/O
    AMCI’s Distributed I/O systems combine hard to find specialty functions with a network interface, simplifying installation and cutting costs. These systems are compatible with any networked PLC/PAC and easily program through the host PLC’s software.  The innovative product design simplifies installation, optimizes network performance, and ensures system integrity.

    Available Versions

    NXEE2
    Price | $825/ea

    Note: Pricing is US Domestic only

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    NXEE2 Features

    • Direct interface to most Gray Code or Binary SSI sensors
    • Expandable interface can support 12 SSI sensors
    • Position scaling that simplifies sensor data
    • Latching inputs provide "snapshot" data capture
    • Programming is easy via your PLC. No additional software required!
    • Optional GUI interface for user orientation & test bench evaluation - coming soon
    • DIN rail mounting for simple, standard installation

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    PLC-Based Specialty I/O Solutions

    Functionally, the AMCI NEXUS controllers and interfaces deliver the same level of PLC integration as their plug-in module counterparts, but with much more flexibility from a systems standpoint. Rather than limit these versatile products to one PLC brand or specific backplane, all units are Din-rail mountable and equipped with a network interface that allows connection to various controllers. AMCI NEXUS specialty I/O integrate with ANY network enabled PLC that supports EtherNet/IP, Modbus-TCP, or Profinet.

    The flexibility of a NEXUS controls solution saves time and money, letting customers choose whatever PLC best meets their needs, or change PLCs without having to re-specify and repurchase plug-in modules. And because the NEXUS integrates via network communication, PLC platforms no longer restrict compatibility and integration.

    Compatible Networks

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    NEXUS is compatible with any networked PLC

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    The Best PLC Integration Available

    AMCI products are uniquely designed to provide the best PLC integration available. Unlike other products that require a separate software package for configuration or operation, AMCI's PLC-based products are programmed using your PLC's software - nothing new to buy or learn!

    Our expertise with the leading PLC manufacturers (e.g. Allen-Bradley Schneider, GE, etc) is unmatched when it comes to high performance Specialty I/O, Position Sensing, and Motion Control technology. 

    Program Using Your Existing Software

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    AMCI's products program using your PLC's native software - nothing new to learn or buy!

    Specifications

    Product Specifications

    AMCI ModuleNXEE2 mini-NEXUS
    Network AvailabilityEtherNet IP, Modbus TCP/IP, & Profinet w/ Embedded Switch
    Number of channels2 channels
    DC supply requirements85 mA @ 24Vdc
    (does not include sensor requirements)
    Transducer Mfr.
    Compatibility
    AMCI: DC25 SSI | AMCI: ME15 SSI
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    Balluff / MTS / SICK / Stegmann / Allen-Bradley
    Transducer type compatibilityrotary encoders, linear sensors, barcode readers, laser distance measuring sensors
    Cable requirementstransducer dependent
    Programmable features-Clock Frequency
    -Number of Clock Bits
    -Number Of Data Bits
    -Most Significant Bit
    -Data Type (gray code or binary)
    -Apply Preset
    -Input Functionality
    -Velocity Update Time

    Included Connectors

    AMCI Part NumberDescription
    MS-2x11I/O connector
    MS-4MPower connector

    Accessories

    Rotary Encoders

    Rotary Encoders Learn More

    Cables

    Cables Learn More

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    860-585-1254

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    Ordering Information

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    AMCI's sales team takes the hassle out of placing your order. We'll advise on product selection, alternatives, lead times, and present you with point of purchase options. Call (860) 585-1254 or email AMCI sales today! 

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