Broadcom’s AFBR-1555ARZ and AFBR-2555ARZ are reinforced metal fiber optic transmitters and receivers for serial real-time communications system (SERCOS) applications. The optical interface allows data rates of 2, 4, 8 and 16MBd. The devices come with reinforced metal housing and port for use in industrial applications. They are specified for use with 1mm plastic optical fiber and 200μm plastic clad silica (PCS).
The components are suitable for application in industrial control data links, factory automation data links, voltage isolation, motor drives, sensor, meter an actuator interfaces.