Passive and active distributors
Whether active or passive: When it’s about powering sensors and actuators, the newest distributor generation from Bihl+Wiedemann offers the ideal solution for any system concept. The ASi technology can be implemented in the sensor ( BW3246 ) or in the distributor ( BW3248 , BW3249 ).
Fig.1: Difference between passive distributor (left, BW3246) and active distributor (right, BW3248, BW3249)
The new passive distributors and active distributors are available in various versions.
With 5 × M12 sockets and LED display (passive only)
With 2 × M12 sockets and LED display (passive only)
With round cable
With Push-In terminals
As profile cable branch
Integrated fuse provides line protection in case of short circuits
Optionally with integrated fuse, either with 4 × 4 A replaceable fuses or with 4 × 1A self-resetting fuse
Additional protection for connected devices
Reliable protection against short circuits