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          Safety Controller

          GC series

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          Main controllers

          Model

          GC-1000

          GC-1000R

          Input/output points

          Safety inputs

          16

          14

          Safety outputs

          6

          4

          Safety relay output

          -

          1 (3a)

          AUX outputs

          4

          Test outputs

          Maximum number of connectable expansion units

          10*1

          -

          Maximum number of connectable remote I/O modules

          4

          GC-Link ports

          2 ports

          Safety input specifications

          Input device

          Contact output device or PNP output device

          Input type

          Type3

          ON level (voltage/current)

          Min. 11 V/2 mA

          OFF level (voltage/current)

          Max. 5 V/1.5 mA

          Short-circuit current

          Si 0 to 3: Approx. 5 mA
          Si 4 to 15: Approx. 3 mA

          Si 0 to 3: Approx. 5 mA
          Si 4 to 13: Approx. 3 mA

          Protection circuit

          Surge protection circuit, wrong wiring protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 100 m 328.1'

          Safety output specifications

          Output type

          PNP transistor output (DC-13, Type 0.5, Protected outputs)*2

          Maximum load current

          500 mA

          Residual voltage (during ON)

          Max. 2.0 V

          Leakage current (during OFF)

          Max. 0.5mA

          Maximum capacitive load

          0.5 µF

          Load wiring resistance

          Max. 2.5Ω

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit, reverse connection protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 30 m 98.4'

          Safety relay output specifications

          Output type

          -

          Relay (3a) (Externally-protected outputs)*5

          Rated load (resistance load)

          250 VAC 6A / 30 VDC 6A*6

          Rated load (inductive load)

          240 VAC 2A (AC-15) / 24 VDC 1A (DC-13)

          Relay output mechanical life

          Resistance load (250 VAC 6A/30 VDC 6A): Min. 100,000 times
          Resistance load (250 VAC 1A/30 VDC 1 A): Min. 500,000 times
          Inductive load (AC-15: 240 VAC 2 A): Min. 100,000 times (cosø = 0.3)
          Inductive load (DC-13: 24 VDC 1 A): Min. 100,000 times (L/R = 48 ms)

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 100 m 328.1'

          B10d

          With rated load: 400,000 times
          With low load: 2,000,000 times

          Test output specifications

          Output type

          PNP transistor output*3

          Maximum load current

          100 mA

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit, reverse connection protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 100 m 328.1'*4

          AUX output specifications

          Output type

          Transistor output (PNP/NPN selectable by wiring)
          PNP output (DC-13, Type 0.1, Protected outputs)*2*3

          Maximum load current

          PNP: 100 mA, NPN: 20 mA

          Residual voltage (during ON)

          Max. 2.0 V

          Leakage current (during OFF)

          Max. 0.5 mA

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit, reverse connection protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 30 m 98.4'

          Communication interface

          USB

          USB2.0

          Ethernet

          100BASE-TX
          STP (shielded twisted pair) cable of Category 5 or higher

          -

          Network functionality

          EtherNet/IP™, Modbus/TCP, MC protocol, UDP

          Others

          LCD display

          1.77-inch color LCD

          Display buttons

          4 points (3 operation keys + 1 BACK key)

          Applicable standards

          EMC

          EMS: IEC 61131-2/-6, EN61131-2/-6
          EMI: IEC 61131-2, FCC Part15B Class A,
          ICES-003, Class A

          Safety

          IEC 61508,EN61508 SIL3
          IEC 62061,EN62061 SIL CL3
          ISO/EN13849-1:2015 Cat. 4, PL e

          Dimensions

          60×95×90 mm 2.36"× 3.74"×3.54" (W×D×H)

          85×95×90 mm 3.35"×3.74"×3.54" (W×D×H)

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          24 VDC (-30 to +20%) Class 2

          24 VDC (-20 to +20%) Class 2

          Power consumption

          Max. 200 mA

          Environmental resistance

          Ambient temperature

          −10 to +55 °C 14 to 131 °F (No freezing)

          Relative humidity

          5 to 85% (No condensation)

          Storage temperature

          −25 to +70 °C -13 to 158 °F (No freezing)

          Operating altitude

          Max. 2000 m 6561.7'

          Overvoltage category

          II

          II
          III (relay output part of GC-1000R and GC-S1R)

          Pollution degree

          2

          Vibration resistance

          Frequency: 5 to 9 Hz, Half amplitude: 3.5 mm 0.14"
          Frequency: 9 to 150 Hz, Acceleration: 10 m/s2
          10 times each in X, Y, Z directions

          Shock resistance

          Acceleration: 150 m/s2, Operating time: 11 ms, 3 times each in X, Y, Z directions

          Material

          Polycarbonate

          Weight

          Approx. 260 g

          Approx. 360 g

          *1 The bus extension unit “GC-B30” is not included in this number, and only one set of “GC-B30” can be used per setup.
          *2 Paragraph 6.4.6 Temporary overload of IEC 61131-2 supports up to 1.2 times the maximum load current.
          *3 AUX outputs (NPN output) and test outputs do not comply with paragraph 6.4.6 of IEC 61131-2.
          *4 When the test output is branched and connected to multiple safety input devices, the total branched cable length must not exceed 400 m 1312.3'.
          *5 To comply with the requirements of IEC61131-2, connect 10 A fast blow fuse (IEC 60217) in series to each contact.
          *6 Check the derating characteristics described later.

          Expansion units

          Model

          GC-S84

          GC-S16

          GC-S1R

          GC-A16

          Input/output points

          Safety inputs

          8

          16

          -

          Safety outputs

          4 (PNP)

          -

          Safety relay output

          -

          1 (3a)

          -

          AUX outputs

          -

          16

          Test outputs

          2

          4

          -

          Safety input specifications

          Input device

          Contact output device or PNP output device

          Input type

          Type3

          ON level (voltage/current)

          Min. 11 V/2 mA

          OFF level (voltage/current)

          Max. 5 V/1.5 mA

          Short-circuit current

          Approx. 3 mA

          Approx. 5 mA

          Protection circuit

          Surge protection circuit, wrong wiring protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 100 m 328.1'

          Safety output specifications

          Output type

          PNP transistor output (DC-13, Type 0.5, Protected outputs)*1

          -

          Maximum load current

          500 mA

          Residual voltage (during ON)

          Max. 2.0 V

          Leakage current (during OFF)

          Max. 0.5 mA

          Maximum capacitive load

          0.5 µF

          Load wiring resistance

          Max. 2.5 Ω

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit, reverse connection protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 30 m 98.4'

          Safety relay output specifications

          Output type

          -

          Relay (3a) (Externally-protected outputs)*4

          -

          Rated load (resistance load)

          250 VAC 6A / 30 VDC 6A*5

          Rated load (inductive load)

          240 VAC 2A (AC-15) / 24 VDC 1A (DC-13)

          Relay output mechanical life

          Resistance load (250 VAC 6A/30 VDC 6A): Min. 100,000 times
          Resistance load (250 VAC 1A/30 VDC 1 A): Min. 500,000 times
          Inductive load (AC-15: 240 VAC 2 A): Min. 100,000 times (cosø = 0.3)
          Inductive load (DC-13: 24 VDC 1 A): Min. 100,000 times (L/R = 48 ms)

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 100 m 328.1'

          B10d

          With rated load: 400,000
          With low load: 2,000,000

          Test output specifications

          Output type

          PNP transistor output*2

          -

          Maximum load current

          100 mA*2

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit, reverse connection protection circuit*2

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 100 m 328.1'*3*2

          AUX output specifications

          Output type

          -

          PNP transistor output (DC-13, Type 0.1, Protected outputs)*1

          Maximum load current

          100 mA

          Residual voltage (during ON)

          Max. 2.0 V

          Leakage current (during OFF)

          Max. 0.5 mA

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit, reverse connection protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 30 m 98.4'

          Applicable standards

          EMC

          EMS: IEC 61131-2/-6, EN61131-2/-6,EMI: IEC 61131-2, FCC Part15B Class A, ICES-003, Class A

          Safety

          IEC 61508, EN 61508 SIL3, IEC 62061, EN 62061 SIL CL3, ISO/EN 13849-1:2015 Cat. 4, PL e

          Dimensions

          22.2×95×90 mm 0.87"×3.74"×3.54" (W×D×H)

          39.6×95×90 mm 1.56"×3.74"×3.54" (W×D×H)

          22.2×95×90 mm 0.87"×3.74"×3.54" (W×D×H)

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          24 VDC (-20 to +20%) Class 2

          -

          Power consumption

          Max. 60 mA

          Max. 50 mA

          Max. 80 mA

          Max. 70 mA

          Environmental resistance

          Ambient temperature

          −10 to +55 °C 14 to 131 °F (No freezing)

          Relative humidity

          5 to 85% (No condensation)

          Storage temperature

          -25 to +70 °C -13 to 158 °F (No freezing)

          Operating altitude

          Max. 2000 m 6561.7'

          Overvoltage category

          II

          II (III for relay output part)

          II

          Pollution degree

          2

          Vibration resistance

          Frequency: 5 to 9 Hz, Half amplitude: 3.5 mm 0.14"
          Frequency: 9 to 150 Hz, Acceleration: 10 m/s2
          10 times each in X, Y, Z directions

          Shock resistance

          Acceleration: 150 m/s2, Operating time: 11 ms, 3 times each in X, Y, Z directions

          Material

          Polycarbonate

          Weight

          Approx. 130 g

          Approx. 180 g

          Approx. 130 g

          *1 Paragraph 6.4.6 Temporary overload of IEC 61131-2 supports up to 1.2 times the maximum load current.
          *2 Test outputs do not comply with paragraph 6.4 of IEC 61131-2.
          *3 When the test output is branched and connected to multiple safety input devices, the total branched cable length must not exceed 400 m 1312.3'.
          *4 To comply with the requirements of IEC61131-2, connect 10 A fast blow fuse (IEC 60217) in series to each contact.
          *5 Check the derating characteristics described later.

          Bus extension unit

          Model

          GC-B30*1

          Cable length between GC-B30A and GC-B30B

          Max. 30 m 98.4'

          Applicable standards

          EMC

          EMS: IEC 61131-2/-6, EN61131-2/-6, EMI: IEC 61131-2, FCC Part15B Class A, ICES-003, Class A

          Safety

          IEC 61508, EN61508 SIL3, IEC 62061, EN62061 SIL CL3, ISO/EN13849-1:2015 Cat. 4, PL e

          Dimensions

          [GC-B30A] 22.2×95×90 mm 0.87"×3.74"×3.54"
          [GC-B30B] 22.2×95×90 mm 0.87"×3.74"×3.54" (W×D×H)

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          [GC-B30A] -
          [GC-B30B] 24 VDC (-20 to +20%) Class 2

          Power consumption

          [GC-B30A] Max. 35 mA
          [GC-B30B] Max. 35 mA

          Environmental resistance

          Ambient temperature

          -10 to +55 °C 14 to 131 °FJ234 (No freezing)

          Relative humidity

          5 to 85% (No condensation)

          Storage temperature

          -25 to +70 °C -13 to 158 °F (No freezing)

          Operating altitude

          Max. 2000 m 6561.7'

          Overvoltage category

          II

          Pollution degree

          2

          Vibration resistance

          Frequency: 5 to 9 Hz, Half amplitude: 3.5 mm 0.14"
          Frequency: 9 to 150 Hz, Acceleration: 10 m/s2
          10 times each in X, Y, Z directions

          Shock resistance

          Acceleration: 150 m/s2, Operating time: 11 ms, 3 times each in X, Y, Z directions

          Material

          Polycarbonate

          Weight

          [GC-B30A] Approx. 110 g
          [GC-B30B] Approx. 110 g

          *1 GC-B30 includes GC-B30A and GC-B30B.

          Remote I/O modules

          Model

          GC-R45

          GC-R48

          Maximum number of connected units

          4 (GC-R45 and GC-R48 can be connected together)*1

          Safety input specifications

          Input device

          Contact output device or PNP output device

          Input type

          Type3

          ON level (voltage/current)

          Min. 11 V/2 mA

          OFF level (voltage/current)

          Max. 5 V/1.5 mA

          Short-circuit current

          Approx. 3 mA

          Protection circuit

          Surge protection circuit, wrong wiring protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 100 m 328.1'

          Safety output specifications

          Output type

          -

          PNP transistor output
          (DC-13, Type 0.5, Protected outputs)*4 (GC-R48 Pin 3: Lock control output)

          Maximum load current

          500 mA (GC-R48 Pin 3: Lock control output)

          Residual voltage (during ON)

          Max. 2.0 V (GC-R48 Pin 3: Lock control output)

          Leakage current (during OFF)

          Max. 0.5 mA (GC-R48 Pin 3: Lock control output)

          Maximum capacitive load

          0.5 µF (GC-R48 Pin 3: Lock control output)

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit (GC-R48 Pin 3: Lock control output)

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 30 m 98.4' (GC-R48 Pin 3: Lock control output)

          Test output specifications

          Output type

          PNP transistor output (DC-13, Type 0.5, Protected outputs)*2

          Maximum load current

          100 mA*2

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit*2

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 100 m 328.1'*3*2

          AUX output specifications

          Output type

          PNP transistor output
          (DC-13, Type 0.1, protected outputs)*4

          -

          Maximum load current

          100 mA

          Residual voltage (during ON)

          Max. 2.0 V

          Leakage current (during OFF)

          Max. 0.5 mA

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit

          Maximum cable length

          Max. 30 m 98.4'

          Power supply output

          Supported pin

          Pin 1*2

          Pin 2*2

          Power supply capability

          Max. 0.5 A*2

          Protection circuit

          Overcurrent protection circuit*2

          Applicable standards

          EMC

          EMS: IEC 61131-2/-6, EN61131-2/-6, EMI: IEC 61131-2, FCC Part15B Class A, ICES-003, Class A

          Safety

          IEC 61508, EN61508 SIL3, IEC 62061, EN62061 SIL CL3, ISO/EN13849-1:2015 Cat. 4, PL e

          Dimensions

          64.8×141.5×34.5 mm 2.55"×5.57"×1.36" (W×D×H)

          Power supply

          Power voltage

          24 VDC (-20 to +20 %) Class 2

          Power consumption

          Max. 90 mA

          Enclosure ratings

          IP65/67 (IEC 60529) (TÜV SÜD certified)

          Environmental resistance

          Ambient temperature

          −10 to +55 °C 14 to 131 °F (No freezing)

          Relative humidity

          5 to 85 % (No condensation)

          Storage temperature

          −25 to +70 °C -13 to 158 °F (No freezing)

          Operating altitude

          Max. 2000 m 6561.7'

          Overvoltage category

          Pollution degree

          2

          Vibration resistance

          Frequency: 5 to 9 Hz, Half amplitude: 3.5 mm 0.14"
          Frequency: 9 to 150 Hz, Acceleration: 10 m/s2
          10 times each in X, Y, Z directions

          Shock resistance

          Acceleration: 150 m/s2, Operating time: 11 ms, 3 times each in X, Y, Z directions

          Material

          PBT (GF 30 %), SUS304

          Weight

          Approx. 420 g

          *1 When connecting multiple remote I/O modules, power needs to be supplied to each remote I/O module.
          *2 Power supply outputs and test outputs do not comply with paragraph 6.4.6 of IEC 61131-2.
          *3 When the test output is branched and connected to multiple safety input devices, the total branched cable length must not exceed 400 m 1312.3'.
          *4 Paragraph 6.4.6 Temporary overload of IEC 61131-2 supports up to 1.2 times the maximum load current.

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