Orbit Modules and Gateways

Orbit Interface Modules/PLC Gateways
  • USB
  • Ethernet
  • RS232
  • Wireless (Bluetooth
  • Modbus RTU
  • Profinet
  • Ethernet/IP

Whether it be PC, laptop or PLC, Solartron offers a range of Interface Modules and PLC gateways for directly connecting to an Orbit® Network with the Controller of your choice.The interface module provides a method of connecting controllers to the Orbit® network where the controller itself runs the network. The interface module simply translates and retransmits the Orbit® commands between the Network and the Controller.


Orbit Special Modules
  • Analogue Input
  • Encoder Input
  • Digital Input and Output
  • Digimatic
  • PT100 temperature
  • Strain Gauge
  • Load Cells
  • TTL Output

Solartron offer a range of modules for 3rd party sensors and general instrumentation tasks that expand the Orbit® Measurement System for applications that are not just linear measurement.