• Ethercat
  • 8* Class A
  • IO-Link version 1.1
  • Communication rate COM1 (4.8kbps), COM2 (38.4kbps), COM3 (230.4kbps)
  • Auto-negotiation, Auto-MDI/MDI-X
  • 16 digital inputs/outputs configurable
  • Single channel diagnostics via LED
  • Group diagnostics via BUS
  • Short-circuit and overload protected
  • Shock and vibration resistant
  • Protection class IP67
  • Highest quality, 100% factory tested


Communication in machines with our IO-Link solutions opens up a wide field of possibilities. This applies in particular when high degrees of protection, robustness, use at high temperatures or special interfaces and connections are required for the greatest possible safety.

Our IO-Link distributors are easy to install and parameterize. Numerous interconnections of the hubs with the submodules provide you with a consistent installation concept for your system.

Item numbers: FCEC-8LKM-8A


IO-Link version

IO-Link version 1.1

IO-Link class

8* IO-Link class A

Bus protocol

Auto-negotiation, Auto-MDI/MDI-X
10/100 Mbps
System automatic allocation

Power supply

System power supply Us max. 8A
Output supply Ua max. 8A
Us und Ua isolated from each other


Power supply: 2x 7/8" 5-pin
Fieldbus: 2x M12 D-coded
I/O ports: 8 x M12 A-coded 5-pin


max. 16 digital inputs (configurable)
max. 200 mA per channel


Max.16 digital outputs (configurable)
Max. 2A per channel (Pin2)
Max. 100mA per channel (Pin4)
Max. 8A total current

Diagnostics via LED / BUS

Communication status
No voltage
Low voltage
Short-circuit and overload

Protection class


Temperature range

Operating temperature: -25 ... +70 °C
Storage temperature: -40 ... +85 °C

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