Platypus PLC Modem

POWERLINE TRANSMISSION
Transceiver Semitech Semiconductor SM2400
DSP-based, programmable transceiver for OFDM-based nPLC communictions
Supports G3-PLC, PRIME, IEEE1901.2 and legacy FSK-protcols
Modulations ROBO, BPSK, QPSK, 8PSK, 16QAM
Supported standard G3-PLC, IEEE 1901.2
Frequency range 95–140kHz (CENELEC B and C)
Data rate IEEE1901.2 up to 77.7 kbit/s (CENELEC B and C)
G3-PLC up to 58.3 kbit/s (CENELEC B and C)
Powerline connector IEC C8 power jack
POWER SUPPLY
Supply Integrated AC/DC switching power supply
100-240VAC, 50-60Hz
Consumption max. 2W (at 25C ambient operating temperature)
EXTERNAL INTERFACES
Micro-USB Standard USB network card (RNDIS device)
Supported under Windows and Linux
Wire Terminals2x GPIO
1x 0-10V output
1x RS485
1x 3.3V 100mA supply output
RS485 Integrated transceiver for direct connection
DMX mode supported, controls DMX lighting
ENVIRONMENTAL
Operating environment -40C to 85C (industrial)
Dimensions 143.3mm x 42mm x 30mm


The flush-mounted form factor contains the same PLC technology as the brick style form factor. However, external interfaces are reduced.
Detailed specifications are available on request.