In search of ProfiNET host/PLC

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Hey Freakers!

 

   I am doing some preliminary research on upgrading an old product to communicate on ProfiNET.  This is in its early stages and while I have the controller IC's on order I need to find a PLC that supports the ProfiNET protocol to test with.  

 

For those wondering, ProfiNET is a Siemens communications protocol, which originally was ProfiBUS.  ProfiNET is Ethernet based, while ProfiBUS is RS-485 based.

 

So, I thought I would see if anyone here might have a PLC, or anything that supports ProfiNET as a host.

 

If you do have something, PM me.  Hopefully we can make a deal.

 

Thanks all.

JIm

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