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Acksys Wireless Ethernet

ACKSYS produce a wide range of wireless LAN equipment for the industrial and transportation industries based on the WiFi IEEE 802.11n a/b/g standards (2.4, 5 & 5.4 GHz) and on the 900 MHz unlicensed radio band for longer range and non-line-of-sight applications. The products include: access points, wireless bridges, wireless routers, repeaters, serial to wireless gateways, radio switches, and special packs for long range point to point communications.

These products are typically used to

Build an extended wireless network

Wirelessly Connect units with RS232, RS422, RS485 serial communications ports

Connect Ethernet networks together with a wireless link

Build a wireless bridge between a serial MODBUS network and a MODBUS/TCP network

Wirelessly connect Ethernet, MODBUS/TCP, PROFINET, Ethernet/IP and DNP3 devices.

Industrial interface hold a stock of AckSys products in the UK for fast delivery and local technical support.

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WiFi Access Points and Bridges

WiFi Access Points and Bridges

WLg-Link Compact WiFi Access point and Ethernet Bridge

The WLg-LINK is a compact WiFi access point or Ethernet bridge.
In Access Point mode the WLg-LINK provides the back bone of an industrial WiFi network allowing any WiFi enabled sensor or piece of equipment to connect to the WiFi network. Up to 7 other WLg-LINKs can be used in bridge mode to connect equipment with Ethernet comms to the network.
A further mode is using two WLg-LINKs to make a transparent wireless Ethernet link, so extending the range of a WiFi network.

£324.00

WLg-Link-OEM Compact WiFi Access point and Ethernet Bridge

The WLg-LINK-OEM is a compact WiFi access point or Ethernet bridge in PCB format for embedded applications.
In Access Point mode the WLg-LINK-OEM provides the back bone of an industrial WiFi network allowing any WiFi enabled sensor or piece of equipment to connect to the WiFi network. Up to 7 other WLg-LINK=OEMs can be used in bridge mode to connect equipment with Ethernet comms to the network.
A further mode is using two WLg-LINK-OEMs to make a transparent wireless Ethernet link, so extending the range of a WiFi network.

£253.00

WLg-DONGLE Compact Serial to Ethernet WiFi radio gateway

The WLg-DONGLE can act as a WiFi Access Point for any equipment with an RS232 Comms Port.
It can also act as a wireless bridge between two RS232 ports becoming effectively an RS232 cable replacement system.The serial port can transfer data at up to 250kbits.
Typical wireless range for 11Mbps Ethernet data transfer is 300m outdoors, 60m indoors, but this can be expanded to 20km with reduced data rates and external antennas.

£304.00

WLg-IDA/N Ethernet to WiFi for industrial automation applications.

The WLg-IDA/N acts as a WiFi Access Point for any equipment with an Ethernet connection. This makes it possible to communicate with an Ethernet device from any computer on the WiFi Ethernet TCP/IP network.
It can also be used as a wireless Ethernet bridge, connecting two pieces of equipment directly to each other.
Applications include connecting any piece of process control instrumentation with an Ethernet port to an existing WiFi network.
It can also act as a wireless bridge between two Ethernet devices becoming effectively an Ethernet cable replacement system.The Ethernet connection can transfer data at up to 108 Mbps.
Typical wireless range for 11Mbps Ethernet data transfer is 300m outdoors, 60m indoors, but this can be expanded to 20km with reduced data rates and external antennas.

£480.00

WLg-IDA/S Serial to WiFi for industrial automation

The WLg-IDA/S acts as a WiFi Access Point for any equipment with an RS232 or RS485 Comms Port. This makes it possible to communicate with the RS232/485 comms port from any computer on the WiFi Ethernet TCP/IP network.
It can also be used as a wireless RS232 or RS485 bridge, connecting two pieces of equipment directly to each other.
Housed in a DIN rail mounting IP30 enclosure it is ideal for Industrial Automation applications such as linking a control panel to an existing WiFi network.
It can also act as a wireless bridge between two RS232 ports becoming effectively an RS232 cable replacement system.The serial port can transfer data at up to 250kbits.
Typical wireless range for 11Mbps Ethernet data transfer is 300m outdoors, 60m indoors, but this can be expanded to 20km with reduced data rates and external antennas.

£409.00

WLg-xROAD/N Ethernet to WiFi for automotive applications

The WLg-xROAD/N acts as a WiFi Access Point for any equipment with an Ethernet connection. This makes it possible to communicate with Ethernet device from any computer on the WiFi Ethernet TCP/IP network.
It can also be used as a wireless Ethernet bridge, connecting two pieces of equipment directly to each other.
Applications include road transportation, warehouses, manufacturing floors andany rugged environment. It can be mounted in trucks, buses, forklifts and cranes to obtain real-time wireless data.
It can also act as a wireless bridge between two Ethernet devices becoming effectively an Ethernet cable replacement system.The Ethernet connection can transfer data at up to 108 Mbps.
Typical wireless range for 11Mbps Ethernet data transfer is 300m outdoors, 60m indoors, but this can be expanded to 20km with reduced data rates and external antennas.

£459.00

WLg-xROAD/S Serial to WiFi for automotive applications

The WLg-xROAD/S acts as a WiFi Access Point for any equipment with an RS232 or RS485 Comms Port. This makes it possible to communicate with the RS232/485 comms port from any computer on the WiFi Ethernet TCP/IP network.
It can also be used as a wireless RS232 or RS485 bridge, connecting two pieces of equipment directly to each other.
Applications include road transportation, warehouses, manufacturing floors andany rugged environment. It can be mounted in trucks, buses, forklifts and cranes to obtain real-time wireless data.
It can also act as a wireless bridge between two RS232 ports becoming effectively an RS232 cable replacement system.The serial port can transfer data at up to 250kbits.
Typical wireless range for 11Mbps Ethernet data transfer is 300m outdoors, 60m indoors, but this can be expanded to 20km with reduced data rates and external antennas.

£459.00

WLg-ABOARD/N Ethernet to WiFi for automotive, marine and railway applications

The WLg-ABOARD/N acts as a WiFi Access Point for any equipment with an Ethernet connection. This makes it possible to communicate with an Ethernet device from any computer on the WiFi Ethernet TCP/IP network.
It can also be used as a wireless Ethernet bridge, connecting two pieces of equipment directly to each other.
Applications include road transportation, marine and railway applications, warehouses, manufacturing floors and any other rugged environment. It can be mounted in trucks, boats, trains, buses, forklifts and cranes to obtain real-time wireless data.
It can also act as a wireless bridge between two Ethernet devices becoming effectively an Ethernet cable replacement system. The Ethernet connection can transfer data at up to 108 Mbps.
Typical wireless range for 11Mbps Ethernet data transfer is 300m outdoors, 60m indoors, but this can be expanded to 20km with reduced data rates and external antennas.

£648.00

WLg-ACCESS-ATEX Ethernet to WiFi Gateway for Hazardous areas

The WLg-ACCESS-ATEX acts as a hazardous area WiFi Access Point for any equipment with an Ethernet connection. This makes it possible to communicate with the Ethernet port from any computer on the WiFi Ethernet TCP/IP network.
It can also be used as a wireless Ethernet bridge, connecting two pieces of equipment directly to each other.
Housed in a ATEX aluminium IP66 enclosure to EX II 2GD EExd IIC, the WL-ACCESS-ATEX is ideal for providing WiFi access in hazardous areas such as oil refineries and other petrochem installations.
It can also act as a wireless bridge between two Ethernet ports becoming effectively an Ethernet cable replacement system.
Typical wireless range for 11Mbps Ethernet data transfer is 300m outdoors, 60m indoors, but this can be expanded to 20km with reduced data rates and external antennas.

£2,835.00

WL-COMETH-ATEX Serial to WiFi Gateway for Hazardous areas

The WL-COMETH-ATEX acts as a hazardous area WiFi Access Point for any equipment with an RS232 or RS485 Comms Port. This makes it possible to communicate with the RS232/485 comms port from any computer on the WiFi Ethernet TCP/IP network.
It can also be used as a wireless RS232 or RS485 bridge, connecting two pieces of equipment directly to each other.
Housed in a ATEX aluminium IP66 enclosure to EX II 2GD EExd IIC, the WL-COMETH-ATEX is ideal for providing WiFi access in hazardous areas such as oil refineries and othe petrochem installations.
It can also act as a wireless bridge between two RS232 ports becoming effectively an RS232 cable replacement system.The serial port can transfer data at up to 250kbits.
Typical wireless range for 11Mbps Ethernet data transfer is 300m outdoors, 60m indoors, but this can be expanded to 20km with reduced data rates and external antennas.

£2,625.00

WiFi Ethernet Switch

WiFi Ethernet Switch

WLg-Switch 8 Port WiFi Ethernet Switch

The WLg-Switch is an 8-port 10/100 managed Ethernet switch accessible over a WiFi connection.
The unit is housed in a DIN rail enclosure and is capable of operating in the mosr severe operating environments.

£864.00

Protocol Converters

Protocol Converters

AD400E RS232 to RS422/RS485 Converter

Designed to connect directly to PC's, or any device with a male 9-way D type connector, the AD400E provides RS232 to RS422/RS485 conversion at data rates of up to 1 Mbps.
It can be powered internally from the RS232 port or through an external supply.
The unit also has built-in surge and transient voltage suppressors making it a reliable unit in the field.

£120.00

AD400Ei RS232 to RS422/RS485 isolating converter

Designed to connect directly to PC's, or any device with a male 9-way D type connector, the AD400Ei provides RS232 to RS422/RS485 conversion at data rates of up to 250 Kbps. It also isolates the RS232 port from the RS422 or RS485 port to a level of 1.5 kV.
It can be powered internally from the RS232 port or through an external supply.
The unit also has built-in surge and transient voltage suppressors making it a reliable unit in the field.

£146.00

COMETH Serial to Ethernet Gateway

COMETH provides an easy way of linking any devices with a Serial comms port to an Ethernet TC/IP network.
The Serial Port can be RS232, RS422 or RS485 with a maximun data rate of 230.4 Kbps. Available in USB dongle format, OEM PCB or as a DIN rail unit the COMETH is easily administered from the Serial Port or Ethernet connection.

£167.00

USB400 USB to RS485 Converter

The USB400 is a simple plug and play way of connecting RS485 devices to a USB port.
Data rates of up to 921.6 kbps can be handled and configuration is quick and easy using the Windows configuration package included.

£98.00

MI400e-RD-DC RS232 to RS422/RS485 Isolating Converter

The MI400e-RD is a fully isolated RS232 to RS422/RS485 converter with self configuration and automatic line turn-around.
Being fully self configured means the unit is totally independent of the communication protocol or the direction of the serial data.
Isolation is to 3kV and data rates up to 2 Mbps can be handled.

£354.00