Mobile Commissioning and Maintenance Interface for Field Devices - HART / Foundation fieldbus / PROFIBUS PA

mobiLink Interface

Mobile Commissioning and Maintenance Interface for Field Devices

  • Single interface for the major Process Automation protocols: HART / Foundation fieldbus / PROFIBUS PA
  • Perfectly suited for handheld host devices due to battery powered Bluetooth operation
  • Compatible with FDT Frame Applications
  • Approved for use in hazardous areas
  • Multi protocol operation
  • HART Master, Foundation fieldbus Host and PROFIBUS PA Master (available from Q3 2018) included in one device
  • Temporary attachment to fieldbus segments or HART loops for individual interaction with field devices
  • Fully compliant protocol implementations allow for interference-free access to running plants
  • Host communication via Bluetooth or USB
  • Built-in batteries and Bluetooth communication enable use of handheld host devices like smart phones and tablets
  • USB interface for bench host operation
  • Support of FDT Frame Applications and major Engineering Tools
  • PACTware FDT Frame Application and HART Communication DTM included
  • Communication DTM for Foundation fieldbus and PROFIBUS PA (optional)
  • Foundation fieldbus configuration tool (optional)
  • Application Program Interface for integration into Engineering Systems
  • Suitable for use in hazardous areas
  • EX approval for Zone 1
  • Suitable for connection to intrinsically safe circuits
  • Suited for harsh environment
User InterfaceControls Status LEDsPower on/off button, Bluetooth pairing button FIELDBUS (Fieldbus mode), HART (HART mode), Bluetooth (Pairing/Bluetooth active), Low battery, Power on
Interfaces and ConnectorsUSBSpeed: USB 2.0 Full Speed Connector: USB Type C Electrical: Non intrinsically safe. Do not use inside hazardous areas. 5V, 100mA. Um = 253V
BluetoothBT mode: BT Classic, 2.4 - 2.478 GHz Output Power: +8 dBm (maximum)
FieldbusConnection: 4 mm banana type jacks (red/black), polarity has to be observed / Physical Layer: according to IEC 61158-2, Type 1: 31.25 Kbit/s, voltage mode / Nominal input current (Fieldbus): 10 mA in Bluetooth and regular USB mode 18 mA (with Ufieldbus > 9,5V) for increased battery life time in USB mode (controlled by application) / Fieldbus Terminator: No fieldbus terminator included
HARTConnection: 4 mm banana type jacks (red/black) / Physical Layer: HART FSK compliant modem
Operation in Hazardous AreasIntrinsic Safety ParametersEX ia IIB, Ui = 30 V or FISCO field device Isolation: 1500 VDC between USB and Fieldbus, 1500 VDC between USB and HART
Physical PropertiesDimensions (L x W x D)175 mm x 74 mm x 32 mm
Weight330 g (incl. Batteries)
Power SupplyBattery: 3 * Alkaline, IEC-LR6, nominal voltage 1,5V For use in hazardous area: Energizer E91 or Duracell Procell MN1500. With batteries of other types or manufacturers certification is void. Fieldbus interface (Medium Attachment Unit) powered by fieldbus.
Operating Temperature-20°C .. +50°C
StorageStore batteries in a dry place at normal room temperature.
Relative Humidity< 95% rH non condensing
Protection ClassIP 54 (if USB port covered with cap)



mobiLink, including accessoriesDBA-KM-020410
License FF CommDTM LRA-KK-021971
License FF Configuration Tool ComConfLRA-KK-020721