A wide range of communication interfaces are available for all Optidrives. These can be stand-alone gateways, suitable for all Optidrives, which allow up to four drives (eight for Profibus) to be connected to a single gateway and controlled, or plug in modules for Optidrive P2 & HVAC allowing each drive to be directly connected to the network and providing enhanced functionality.

The table below shows the networks available and compatibility with each drive model, as well as providing the necessary support documents and files for each network.

Product Code
Description
Width (mm)
Height (mm)
Depth (mm)
Weight (kg)
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator
User Guide & Config Files
OD-DEVNET-IN
DeviceNET External Gateway & Cables
Dimensions in mm
120
75
27
E3
OD-PROFB-IN
Profibus External Gateway & Cables
Dimensions in mm
120
75
27
E3
OPT-2-BNTIP-IN
Bacnet IP Plug in Interface
Dimensions in mm
52
50
22
0.1
P2
Eco
OPT-2-DEVNT-IN
DeviceNet Plug In Interface Module
Dimensions in mm
52
50
22
0.1
P2
Eco
OPT-2-ETCAT-IN
EtherCAT Module
Dimensions in mm
52
50
22
0.1
P2
Eco
OPT-2-ETHEG-IN
Ethernet IP Interface
Dimensions in mm
47
35
89
0.1
P2
Eco
E3
OPT-2-ETHNT-IN
EthernetIP Plug In Interface Module
Dimensions in mm
52
50
22
0.1
P2
Eco
OPT-2-MODIP-IN
Modbus TCP Module
Dimensions in mm
52
50
22
0.1
P2
Eco
OPT-2-PFNET-IN
Profinet IO Module
Dimensions in mm
52
50
22
0.1
P2
Eco
OPT-2-PROFB-IN
Profibus DP Plug In Interface Module
Dimensions in mm
52
50
22
0.1
P2
Eco

The Optistick Smart facilitates real-time communication using Bluetooth technology between Optidrives and a PC running OptiTools Studio PC software or a smartphone with the OptiTools Mobile app.

Optistick Smart User Guide

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Requirements & Compatibility

Product Code
Name
Description
Contents
  • Optitools Mobile for iOS & Android
  • Optitools Studio for Windows1
  • Optitools Studio for MacOS
OPT-3-STICK-IN
Optistick Smart
Bluetooth / NFC enabled Smartphone Interface
Contents: 1 Optistick Smart

Compatibility

  • iOS & Android
  • Windows-
  • Mac OS-
OPT-3-WLKIT-IN
Optistick Smart USB Wireless PC Interface
Bluetooth / NFC enabled Smartphone Interface & USB Wireless PC Interface
Contents: 1 Optistick Smart, 1 BLE USB dongle

Compatibility

  • iOS & Android
  • Windows1
  • Mac OS-
OPT-3-PCKIT-IN
NFC & BLE PC Connection Kit
Bluetooth / NFC enabled Smartphone Interface, USB Wireless PC Interface & USB NFC PC Interface
Contents: 1 Optistick Smart, 1 BLE USB dongle, 1 NFC reader

Compatibility

  • iOS & Android
  • Windows1, 2
  • Mac OS-

1Optistick Smart requires Optitools Studio version 2.5.1.0 or later BLE drivers required for Windows 7 and earlier. Download here.

2Requires NFC drivers. Download here.

RJ45 cables can be used to connect the drive to a wide range of networks. When using Modbus RTU, CANbus or BACNet MSTP serial networks, the splitters and RJ45 hub can be used to allow rapid connection of multiple drives to a common network, by simply plugging together the required number of cables and splitters and connecting the drives.

Product Code
Description
Width (mm)
Height (mm)
Depth (mm)
Weight (kg)
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator
User Guide
OPT-2-RJHUB-IN
RJ45 8 Way Network Hub
Dimensions in mm
72
90
59
0.8
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator
OPT-2-RJTRM-IN
RJ45 Terminator
Dimensions in mm
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator
OPT-3-BNTSP-IN
RJ45 BacNet connector
Dimensions in mm
Eco
OPT-J4505-IN
RS485 Data Cable, 0.5M RJ45
Dimensions in mm
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator
OPT-J4510-IN
RS485 Data Cable, 1.0M RJ45
Dimensions in mm
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator
OPT-J4530-IN
RS485 Data Cable, 3.0M RJ45
Dimensions in mm
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator
OPT-J45SP-IN
RS485 3 Way Data Cable Splitter RJ45
Dimensions in mm
79
173
123
0.8
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator

A dedicated PC connection kit for all Optidrive models, allowing direct connection from the PC USB port to the drive RJ45 communication connection for use with OptiTools Studio software.

  • Isolated USB - RS485 connection adaptor
  • USB2.0
  • Compatible with Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
  • Supports OptiTools Studio PC software connection to the drive
  • 1.5 metre cable lengths
Product Code
Description
Width (mm)
Height (mm)
Depth (mm)
Weight (kg)
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator
User Guide
OPT-2-USB485-OBUS
USB PC Connection Kit
Dimensions in mm
P2
Eco
E3
Elevator