PDF Electric and Supply

1-800-360-6802
1-919-535-3180
sales@pdfsupply.com

IC687RCM711

Buy NowIC687RCM711
IC687RCM711
IC687RCM711 Wiring

Rated 4.2/5 based on 5 ratings.
  • IC687RCM711
  • IC687RCM711 Wiring

Product Description



The IC687RCM711 is a Redundancy Communications Module that provides a pathway for a synchronizing message from the active to the backup unit. This is then used as a way to synchronize the dual CPUs in a FIP single rack redundancy system. This also allows for a path for transferred shared I/O data between the two units. The actual physical connection between the units for a FIP single rack redundancy system can contain up to three feet of total interconnecting cable. Compatible CPUs include IC697CFR782 and IC697CFR28.

The IC687RCM711 Redundancy Communications Module occupies a single slot in the rack and contains two connectors. The upper connector is used to attach the bus transmitter module while the lower connector is unused for this purpose. There are five green LEDs that show status indication of the health of the RCM module. These also monitor the control status for the Hot Standby CPU Redundancy system.

This module also offers a pushbutton that allows the user to manually switch controls from active to the backup unit. This is only effective if the backup unit is ready for use. This allows the user to maintain maintenance of the formerly active unit while the system is still online. After switching roles, a new switch cannot be completed for a minimum of 10 seconds. This RCM must be configured into the FIP redundancy system with either Windows programming or MS-DOS software. This unit requires a 5V Bus with an effective data rate of 500 Kbytes per second. 

GE Fanuc GE Fanuc Series 90-70

SKU 0  UPC 00

Part Number: IC687RCM711 / ic687rcm711
Mfr/Brand Name: GE Automation
Mfr Number: IC687RCM711 / ic687rcm711
Type: Redundancy Communications Module

Troubleshooting and Product Information for IC687RCM711

Download product information, troubleshooting guides and operation manuals to get your PLC operational.

IC687RCM711
Price: $2,995
Call for Availability
2 Year Warranty

*Need a Specific Revision?

Repair Your IC687RCM711
Price: $1,248
1 Year PDF Supply Warranty
Call For Assistance
1-800-360-6802

Other IC687RCM711

Available Revisions:

Confirm Your Revision Number

1C687RCM711 , GEFIC687RCM711 , CIMIC687RCM711

Troubleshooting IC687RCM711

Troubleshooting information is available on IC697ALG230's website page; it also includes a datasheet user-manual and a wiring diagram.

Repair your IC687RCM711

PDF Supply can repair your IC687RCM711 in 3-5 business days. And PDF Supply stands by all of its repairs with a 1 year customer satisfaction warranty.

 

Customer Questions and Answers


  • Question:  What is an IC687RCM711?  Answer:  The IC687RCM711 is a Redundancy Communications module from the GE Fanuc 90-70 Series. 
  • Question:  What does IC687RCM711 do?  Answer:  This module provides a path for synchronizing messages from the active to the backup unit which is used to synchronize the two CPUs in a FIP single rack redundancy system. 
  • Question:  What else does IC687RCM711 do?  Answer:  It also provides the path for the transfer of shared I/O data between the two units. 
  • Question:  How much interconnecting cable can the units, in a FIP single rack redundancy system, have?  Answer:  The physical connection between units have up to 3 feet (0.9 meters) of interconnecting cable. 
  • Question:  Which CPUs can be used for FIP single rack Redundancy systems?  Answer:  IC697CFR782 or IC697CFR28
  • Question:  What are some of the features of IC687RCM711?  Answer:
    • Supports FIP Redundant system configurations
    • 2 Redundancy Communications modules required per system (in redundancy rack)
    • Single slot VME width module
    • Provides path for shared I/O and synchronizing messages between Primary and Secondary PLCs
    • High Speed Parallel Bus Expansion Interface
    • 5 LED indicators for board and system status
    • Pushbutton switch for manual switch from active to backup unit
  • Question:  What should I do if my IC687RCM711 is not working properly?  Answer:  Your IC687RCM711 may need repair

For more information on the IC687RCM711 Redundancy Communications Module of the GE Fanuc 90-70 Series, please see the Datasheet User-Manual. 

 

 Coming Soon...

Need To Order A Specific Revision?

Give us a call at 1-800-360-6802 or 1-919-535-3180.

We can help you with your Revision specific needs.


Free Overnight delivery on orders over $500!

What is New Surplus?

These “New Surplus” units are a great cost saving alternative. This product is sealed in the original manufacturer’s packaging with all sub-assemblies and documentation. May indicate older date code. Comes with a PDF Supply 3-year warranty.


Free Overnight delivery on orders over $500!


What is Surplus New?

Surplus New - New unused and includes all sub-assemblies and documentation. Product may ship in manufacturer or PDF Supply packaging. May indicate older date code. Includes a PDF Supply 3 Year Warranty.


Free Overnight delivery on orders over $500!


What is Reconditioned?

Reconditioned products from PDF Supply are a cost-effective alternative to new and obsoleted PLC products. Every part is reconditioned down to the circuit board level and updated to the latest revision. All parts are thoroughly inspected and hand-cleaned before being functionally tested in a fully configured system.


Our Reconditioned Products always come with a PDF Supply 2-Year Warranty.

Free Overnight delivery on orders over $500!


What is a Verified Substitute?

A verified substitute new product is a "drop in" replacement designed with identical specifications as the OEM product. It will meet all electrical and dimensional charactertics at a substanstially reduced price.


Free Overnight delivery on orders over $500!


Download Lastest Documentation


Please visit this manufacturer's website to download the lastest manuals and datasheets.


Lowest Price Guarantee


We stand behind our prices with a lowest price guarantee. If you find a legacy GE PLC part advertised for less on an authorized GE PLC distributor website, simply contact us and send us a link to the lower advertised price. We will match that price and ship overnight FREE. The item must be in stock, in similar condition and be able to ship same day.

Free Shipping



FREE Overnight Delivery for Continental US orders over $500!

FREE Ground Delivery for Continental US orders under $500!

US orders placed Monday - Friday before 5pm EST will ship same day.

Canada/Mexico orders placed Monday - Friday before 3:30pm EST will ship same day.

International orders will ship the following business day.