Predator MDC Adapterâ„¢ Hardware

Predator MDC Adapter Hardware

What is a Predator MDC Adapter?

Predator MDC Adapters are an affordable solution for hardware based machine monitoring and data collection. Predator MDC Adapters support a wide range of CNC machines, robots, PLCs, test stands and other shop floor equipment. Choose from these components:

  • 5 Volt
  • 12 Volt
  • 24 Volt
  • 48 Volt
  • 110 Volt
  • 230 Volt

Why use Predator MDC Adapters?

  • Collect cycle time, machine alarms and downtimes
  • Capture any electrical signal
  • Reliable operation 24x7x365
  • Eliminates CNC, PLC or robot program changes
  • Easy to install via DIN rail mounting
  • Flexible power options
  • Easy to wire terminal screw connections
  • Quick disconnects for power and I/O
  • Works with Predator MDC and MDC Enterprise
  • Works with Predator DNC
  • Works with 3rd party software
  • 5 Year Warranty
  • Only $400 USD

Standard features include the following:

  • Simple data collection commands
  • Debounce and flashing signal support
  • High speed input for 1 second cycle times
  • Haas Light Tower support
  • 2 Serial Ports
  • 8 Digital Inputs with LEDs
  • 6 Digital Outputs with LEDs
  • I/O Connection Cable (25 feet)
  • 2 Relays with LEDs
  • 1 Expansion Port (Supports up to 8 Modules)
  • Circuit breaker
  • International power supply (or 24v power from machine)
  • 1 Power Cord (US, EU, AU or UK style)
  • DIN Rail configuration and expansion
  • Magnetic Mounting
  • 25 ft IO Cable with 8 conductor quick disconnect

Predator MDC Adapters are expandable with the following options:

  • Wired or Wireless Ethernet
  • Extra Serial Ports
  • Extra Digital I/O
  • Analog I/O
  • Low Voltage Inputs
  • Extra Relays
  • Switches, push buttons and foot pedals
  • Predator Bar Code Reader
  • Predator EditLock
  • Predator Light Tower
  • Predator Armor Enclosure
  • POE (Power Over Ethernet)

Predator MDC Adapter Hardware Specifications

General  
Interfaces 2 Serial Ports
Operating Voltage 24 Volt DC
Standard I/O 8 Digital Inputs and 6 Digital Outputs
Operating Temperature 32 - 131°F or 0 - 55°C
Relative Humidity 5 - 90% Non Condensing
Altitude 0 - 12,000 ft or 0 - 3660 Meters
Safety UL 1950, EN60950, CSA 22.2, No. 950
Emissions/Immunity EN55011:1998 Class A
Expansion Up to 8 Digital or Analog Modules
RoHS Compliant Yes
I/O Expansion Options  
Digital Inputs Up to 64 Inputs (5v, 12v, 24v, 48v, 110v or 230v)
Digital Outputs Up to 64 Outputs (24v)
Analog Inputs Up to 32 Inputs (0v - 10v)
Low Voltage Inputs Up to 32 Inputs (0v - 10v)
Other Expansion Options  
Armor Enclosure NEMA4 - Rugged Plastic w/Clear Top
Predator EditLock Integrated CNC control
Predator Light Tower 5 LEDs and 2 Buzzers
Power  
Circuit Breaker Yes
International Power Supply Yes (100 - 240 Volt)
Power Cord Options US, EU, AU and UK styles
Input Voltage Range 85 - 264 Volts AC
Output Voltage 24 Volts DC 0.5 Amps
Predator Light Tower

Predator MDC Adapter - Part Numbers

Part # Description for Domestic Items
60030005 Predator MDC Adapter - 5 Volt with US power cord
60030012 Predator MDC Adapter - 12 Volt with US power cord
60030024 Predator MDC Adapter - 24 Volt with US power cord
60030048 Predator MDC Adapter - 48 Volt with US power cord
60030110 Predator MDC Adapter - 110 Volt with US power cord
60030230 Predator MDC Adapter - 230 Volt with US power cord
Part # Description for International Items
60031005 Predator MDC Adapter - 5 Volt with EU power cord
60031012 Predator MDC Adapter - 12 Volt with EU power cord
60031024 Predator MDC Adapter - 24 Volt with EU power cord
60031048 Predator MDC Adapter - 48 Volt with EU power cord
60031110 Predator MDC Adapter - 110 Volt with EU power cord
60031230 Predator MDC Adapter - 230 Volt with EU power cord
60032005 Predator MDC Adapter - 5 Volt with UK power cord
60032012 Predator MDC Adapter - 12 Volt with UK power cord
60032024 Predator MDC Adapter - 24 Volt with UK power cord
60032048 Predator MDC Adapter - 48 Volt with UK power cord
60032110 Predator MDC Adapter - 110 Volt with UK power cord
60032230 Predator MDC Adapter - 230 Volt with UK power cord
60033005 Predator MDC Adapter - 5 Volt with AU power cord
60033012 Predator MDC Adapter - 12 Volt with AU power cord
60033024 Predator MDC Adapter - 24 Volt with AU power cord
60033048 Predator MDC Adapter - 48 Volt with AU power cord
60033110 Predator MDC Adapter - 110 Volt with AU power cord
60033230 Predator MDC Adapter - 230 Volt with AU power cord