Optical data transmission

Optical data transmission for long transmission ranges

Your Benefits

  • Non-contact system eliminates wear and tear thus guaranteeing high machine uptime and significantly reduced maintenance costs
  • Reduced installation times due to wireless data transmission
  • Long transmission range and high gain reserve guarantee flexibility and reliability
  • Reduced installation costs by eliminating cables
  • Excellent ambient light safety and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) ensure accurate and reliable data transmission
  • Increased system speed with fast data transmission
  • Fast and easy assembly with integrated 3-point mounting bracket


Optical data transmission for long transmission ranges

The ISD300 infrared data transmission system enables wireless communication between vehicles and fixed stations, thus providing a wear-free and flexible solution. The system consists of an optically aligned pair of sender and receiver which can communicate bidirectional over long distances.

At a glance
  • Transmission range up to 300 m
  • Configurable baud rate up to 2 Mbit/s
  • Bar graph display for fine alignment
  • Optical aid for rough alignment
  • Variety of interfaces: PROFIBUS, Ethernet, DeviceNet, Modbus

Technical overview

  • Technical data overview

    Technical data overview

    Transmission range0.2 m ... 300 m
    Serial✔ , RS-485
    Enclosure ratingIP65
    Ambient temperature, operation–5 °C ... +50 °C
    Ambient temperature, storage–30 °C ... +70 °C
    Data transmission rate1.5 Mbit/s
All technical data can be found accompanying the individual product