Robot Interface Box Description and Specifications for Lab Tenders
Robot Interface Box.
The robot interface box is an interface to the I/O card of the drive unit for the robot. It is possible to distribute the 16 inputs and outputs of the drive unit between compatible plug connections. The signal states are shown via LED displays for ease of trouble
The Robot interface box allows the robot controller to undertake additional PLC functions.
Up to 16 robot controller I/Os can be distributed to 4 IEEE 488/24-pin sockets with the Robot interface box. The Robot interface box is connected to the robot controller’s I/O card via a 50-pin Centronics connector. On the front panel are LEDs to display the status of the robot I/Os. On the rear panel are 4 IEEE 488/24-pin sockets for connection to peripherals.