Rugged, Simple, Flexible
FreeWave’s WC45i Wireless Gateway provides a wireless management system for WaveContact IO products with an integrated antenna. It stores all sensor data in Modbus format and manages outbound communications. The WaveContact system is easily and quickly installed and deployed at a low price point.
Together with the WC45i Gateway, the WaveContact system is easily and quickly deployed to implement
industrial automation where wired installations would be cost prohibitive. The WaveContact System has been designed for deployment in Class I, Division 1 locations.
- Gateway for all WaveContact Series endpoints Industry-standard Modbus RTU communications (Modbus TCP available with optional module)
- Self-organizing, self-healing mesh network topology
- Detects off-line sensors
- Supports wireless configuration of remote
- HART Pass-Through enables remote configuration of connected HART devices
- Simple configuration interface
- Available with integrated onmi-directional antenna or as standalone gateway and radio
- Low power consumption
- 5 km (3 miles) range
- Class I, Division 1, intrinsically safe