SIXNET'S New 'Double Density' SixTRAK® I/O Module Reduces Panel Space Requirements & Cost

  • July 09, 2003
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The new SixTRAK® 32 Channel Discrete Input Module (Model ST-DI-024-32D) is the latest edition to SIXNET's family of "process quality" I/O, which includes EtherTRAK® direct Ethernet I/O and RemoteTRAK® remote RS485 I/O. The ST-DI-024-32D is designed to reduce panel space requirements and costs for I/O installations.The "double density" ST-DI-024-32D module is perfect local I/O expansion for SIXNET controllers, Remote Terminal Units (RTUs), or I/O Gateways. Up to 20 SixTRAK I/O modules can be connected to SIXNET's Linux-based IPm controllers and RTUs, SixTRAK I/O Controller or EtherTRAK Redundant Ethernet I/O Gateway.The SixTRAK ST-DI-024-32D has 32 discrete inputs, can be DIN rail or direct panel mounted, and has "hot swap" capability for quick and easy installation. All module inputs return to common ground and isolationprotects the system from wiring faults.SIXNET I/O is engineered to withstand the abuse of harsh industrial environments. SixTRAK ST-DI-024-32D is vibration (IEC68-2-6) resistant, operates in temperatures ranging from -40 to +70°C, and is CE, UL, CSA, and Class 1, Division 2 (Zone 2) rated. The module also has Det Norske Veritas (DNV) No. 2.4 (Class A & B) certification for marine and offshore use.SixTRAK ST-DI-024-32D is encased in rugged Lexan for extra durability.SIXNET also offers over 20 other SixTRAK I/O modules from instrumentation analog inputs to high speed digital counters to meet the needs of most I/O applications. For additional product information, visit their web site at

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