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Discontinued ProductsRinstrum 1400
Rinstrum 1400
Rinstrum 1400

Profibus-DP Module

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Key Highlights & Features
Product Description
  • Supports full integration
  • Connection of two devices
  • Supports R400, 5000 series indicators
  • DIN rail mounting
  • Status LEDs

The Rinstrum 1400 is a Profibus-DP module that allows for a selection of Rinstrum indicators and displays to be connected onto a Profibus-DP network.

The 1400 translates the data from the indicators into the Profibus format. This allows the Profibus master to effectively extract status and weight data for example from the indicators and send commands to the indicators. The data slots are fully configurable.
  • Comprehensive diagnostics of the connected devices.
  •  Connects up to two devices (may be different types) to the Profibus, one per serial port.
  •  Supported devices 5000, 5100, WE2110, R420/R423 and the 6500 display.
  •  Status LEDs on each port for diagnostics
Smart Weighing
Profibus-DP Module

integration into a Profibus-DP network

  • Input Data - Indicator status, current weight, I/O status etc. Any of the R400 numeric registers are available as these data slots are configurable.
  • Output Command Data- remote key functions, targets, flight etc. The R420 Advanced supports write and execute registers allowing for complete integration of the devices onto the network and control by the PLC Profibus master.

    ..now that's smart weighing.

Product Downloads
The following files are available for download for the Rinstrum 1400. Ensure you select the correct documentation for your unit's software version. Check back regularly for software and other updates.

To download files, please click on a filename below. A save dialogue box should appear allowing you to specify your save location.
If a save dialogue box does not appear, right click on the link and select save target as.


 Application Note Application Note - 24 Mar 09 - 416KB (PDF) file - Two R400 indicators connected to a 1400 with basic weight information and basic commands sent from the master 
 Data Sheet Data Sheet - 09 Sep 11 - 116KB (PDF) file