Half-Size Hardbook SoftPLC, 2 slots: HB2-HPQA


Price: $3000.00

Size (I/O & MBTCP Server & EIP Capacity)


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Half-Size Hardbook, 2 PCI slots Overview

Hardbook SoftPLC's are versatile Programmable Automation Controllers (PACs). All features of the SoftPLC Runtime Control Software are included. Users have virtually unlimited capacity for program logic and data table, data logging, recipes, etc. Plenty of communication ports with configurable drivers, I/O interface options make Hardbook SoftPLC's perfect for both control and protocol converter gateway applications. All HB2-HPQA Hardbook SoftPLC's have:

    A-B Equivalent
  • (2) Ethernet ports w/ (2) interfaces (MAC IDs)
  • (4) serial ports and (5) USB ports
  • (2) PCI slots for additional communication, network, or other add-on cards
  • 2GB RAM (expandable to 8GB) and 4GB C-Fast flash (expandable) user memory
  • Selectable I/O interfaces a wide variety of I/O products via Ethernet, serial, or industrial bus protocols

Ordering Information

  • Note: Hardbook SoftPLC's use TOPDOC NexGen software for programming, configuration and troubleshooting. A free TOPDOC NexGen license is included with your first SoftPLC purchase
  • There are (4) SoftPLC firmware runtime sizes. The Size only applies if you are using ModbusTCP Master, Ethernet/IP, A-B RIO or DH+ protocols. Select the Lite (LT) version if you are not using these protocols.

    The table below summarizes the available sizes:
SoftPLC Sizes
Cat No Suffix ModbusTCP Server Connections Ethernet/IP Connection Bytes Input (I) Addresses Output (O) Addresses
LT 2 64 128 - 1 logical rack 128 - 1 logical rack
1K 16 512 1024 - 8 logical racks 1024 - 8 logical racks
2K 32 1024 2048 - 16 logical racks 2048 - 16 logical racks
8K 127 4096 8192 - 64 logical racks 8192 - 64 logical racks

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