New Profibus Concentrator Offers Easy Interface

Sep 26, 2016 9:00 AM

IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 26, 2016 – GF Piping Systems has introduced the new Signet 3-0486-D Profibus Concentrator communication protocol.  

The new device allows users to connect multiple GF Signet sensors, GF actuated valves and other products to their automation system, thereby reducing wires, cables, set-up time, and maintenance. It meets UL, CSA and IEC61010 Safety approvals, has passed the EU and FCC requirements for EMI and EMC, and is certified by Profibus International.

The Profibus Concentrator can interface six sensors, plus an additional 4 to 20 mA current loop input and output channel with proportionally controlled actuated valves or other 4 to 20 mA devices. 

“By merging our easy-to-use products with advanced digital communication technologies, automation professionals now have a powerful new tool in their arsenal,” says Dave Vollaire, Instrumentation Product Manager for GF Piping Systems.

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About GF Piping Systems

GF Piping Systems supplies a full range of plastic pipe, fittings, valves, actuators, fusion machines, secondary containment, heat exchangers, custom products, and sensors and instrumentation for industrial process control.  For further information, please contact:  GF Piping Systems, 9271 Jeronimo, Irvine, CA 92618-1904 USA; Toll Free (800) 854-4090, Fax (714) 731-6923; e-mail:;

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