GP-Pro EX Connectable Devices Inverter/Servo/Industrial Robot

Each model of Multi-Converter (Multi-Data Box) supports the same PLC units as SP5000 Series, GP4000M Series and LT4000M Series.

For the ET6000 Series, please contact your local Pro-face Offie to confirm availability and support in your Country.

Inverter/ Servo

  ETST/
STM/
STC
SPGPLT IPCDevice Monitor *2Pass
Through
Serial
Multilink
USB
/SIO
RS422
/485
*2
Manufacturer
Name
Communication
Driver
* The lower line in
brackets shows
connected
series/device
names. For detailed
model numbers,
make sure to
refer to "Device/PLC
Connection Manual".
60006000 5000 4000 4000M 41003000 4000M 3000

PS6000
PS5000
PS4000
PE4000B
PL3000
PS3000
(WinGP)

Fuji Electric Co.,Ltd.Inverter SIO
(FRENIC5000G11S ,FRENIC5000P11S , FVR-E11S, FVR-C11S, FRENIC-MEGA, FRENIC-Mini, FRENIC-Eco,
FRENIC-Multi)
---
Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co., Ltd.Inverter ASCII SIO
(L300P, SJ300, SJ700, SJ700-2, SJH300, HFC-VAH3)
--
Inverter MODBUS RTU
(SJ700, SJ700-2, X200, SJ200, L200, WJ200)
⇒Sample

(SJ700, SJ700-2, X200, SJ200, L200, WJ200)
--
Mitsubishi Electric CorporationFREQROL Inverter
(FR-A700, FR-A701, FR-E700, FR-F700, FR-A500, FR-C500, FR-A500L, FR-E500, FR-F500, FR-F500J, FR-F500L, FR-S500, FR-V500, FR-V500L, FR-B,B3(A500), FR-B,B3(A700))
---
Sanmei Electronics Co., LTDSi/CutyAxis Series SIO
(Si2, CutyAxis2, CutyAxis3)
---
Toshiba Schneider Inverter CorporationGeneral MODBUS SIO Master
(TOSVERT VF-S15)
⇒Sample
(TOSVERT VF-AS1)
⇒Sample
 *1 *1--
YASKAWA Electric CorporationINVERTER/SERVO SIO
(Varispeed F7, Varispeed G7, VS mini J7, VS mini V7/VS-606V7, Varispeed F7S, Varispeed L7, Varispeed AC, V1000, J1000, A1000, Analog Voltage/Pulse Train Reference Type SERVOPACKs For Rotary Servomotors, Analog Voltage/Pulse Train Reference Type SERVOPACKs For Linear Servomotors)
---
MP Ethernet/MECHATROLINK
(V1000, A1000, Σ-V Series Rotary Motors (M-II), Σ-V Series Linear Motors (M-II), Σ-V Series Rotary Motors (M-III), Σ-V Series Linear Motors (M-III), Σ-7 Series 1-axis Servo Pack (M-II), Σ-7 Series 1-axis Servo Pack (M-III), Σ-7 Series 2-axis Servo Pack (M-III), Σ-X Series Single-axis Servo Pack(M-III), Σ-X Series 2-axis Servo Pack(M-III))
---
- For further information, refer to "Device/PLC Connection Manual" after clicking each manufacturer name.
- The transfer driver's names with a symbol "★" requires to update a driver. Go to download page after clicking a Transfer   Driver's name.

 

The following devices are not listed in the GP-Pro EX Connection Device Manual but have been tested for operation. Please contact your local support office if you have any questions about the detailed connection method or other issues.

ManufacturerSeriesCPULink I/FConnection methodHMICommunication DriverResult Date
Fuji Electric Co.,Ltd.FRENIC-AceFRN□□□E2□-□JRJ45 portRS422/485 (2 wire)GP-4501TINVERTER SIOFebruary 1 2023
Mitsubishi Electric CorporationFREQROL-A800FR-A820-□K
FR-A840-□K
FR-A842-□K
FR-A846-□K
RS-485 terminal
on the Inverter
RS422/RS485 (2wire)
RS422/RS485(4wire)
GP-4601TFREQROL InverterOctober 8, 2020
General MODBUS
SIO Master
October 29, 2021
FREQROL-A800 PlusFR-A820-□CRN
FR-A840-□CRN
FR-A842-□CRN
FR-A820-□R2R
FR-A840-□R2R
FR-A842-□R2R
RS-485 terminal
on the Inverter
RS422/RS485 (2wire)
RS422/RS485(4wire)
GP-4601TGeneral MODBUS
SIO Master
October 29, 2021
FREQROL-E800FR-E810□-□K□-□□
FR-E820□-□K□-□□
FR-E840□-□K□-□□
FR-E860□-□K□-□□
PU connector
on the Inverter
RS422/RS485(4wire)STM-6400WAFREQROL InverterJuly 26, 2023
General MODBUS
SIO Master
FREQROL-F800FR-F820-□K
FR-F840-□K
FR-F842-□K
FR-F846-□K
RS-485 terminal
on the Inverter
RS422/RS485 (2wire)
RS422/RS485(4wire)
GP-4601TGeneral MODBUS
SIO Master
October 29, 2021

 

Industrial Robot

  ETST/
STM/
STC
SPGPLT IPCDevice Monitor *2Pass
Through
Serial
Multilink
USB
/SIO
RS422
/485
*2
Manufacturer
Name
Communication
Driver
* The lower line in
brackets shows
connected
series/device
names. For detailed
model numbers,
make sure to
refer to "Device/PLC
Connection Manual".
60006000 5000 4000 4000M 41003000 4000M 3000

PS6000
PS5000
PS4000
PE4000B
PL3000
PS3000
(WinGP)

DENSO WAVE INCORPORATEDb-CAP Protocol (TCP) Driver
(RC7M, RC8)
⇒Sample

(RC8)
⇒Sample
--
Estic CorporationGeneral MODBUS TCP Master
(Handy 2000)
⇒Sample
*3 ----
Hyundai Heavy IndustriesHi4 Robot
(Hi4 Robot)
-----
Hi5 Robot
(Hi5 Robot)
-----
IAI CorporationROBO CYLINDER MODBUS SIO
(PCON, ACON, SCON, ERC2, ROBONET, RCON)
⇒Sample
--
X-SEL Controller
(X-SEL(Linear Actuator Controller), X-SEL(SCARA Robot Controller), SSEL, ASEL, PSEL, Table-Top Actuator)
- *3---
General MODBUS SIO Master
(Position Controller, RCON)
--
General MODBUS TCP Master
(RCON)
---
EtherNet/IP Explicit Messaging
(RCON)
----
Seiko Epson CorporationRemote Ethernet
(RC700)
⇒Sample
----
SMC CorporationGeneral MODBUS SIO Master
(LECP6, LECA6)
⇒Sample
--
Shibaura Machine CO., LTD.TC Series (TC mini/TC200)
(TS1000, TS2000, TS2100, TS3000, TS3100)
⇒Sample
 *1 *1 *1-
Yaskawa Electric CorporationHigh Speed Ethernet Server Driver
(DX100, FS100, DX200, FS100L)
---
Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.Robot Positioner TS Series
(TS-S, TS-X, TS-P)
---
- For further information, refer to "Device/PLC Connection Manual" after clicking each manufacturer name.
- The samples do not support all models, so editing the samples is needed.
 

*1 The connection has been confirmed in "Connection Device Samples." For detailed model number and cable diagram, refer to connection manuals in "Connection Device Samples."

*2 For the supported models, refer to "1.5 Supported Features in the Reference Manual".

*3 To be supported in 2021

 

The following devices are not listed in the GP-Pro EX Connection Device Manual but have been tested for operation. Please contact your local support office if you have any questions about the detailed connection method or other issues.

ManufacturerSeriesCPULink I/FConnection methodHMICommunication DriverResult Date
IAI CorporationXSEL-RXSEL-RASerial port on the CPU unit
(Teaching connector)
RS232CGP-4501TX-SEL ControllerJun 8 2023