Ethernet and High Definition Slip Rings
Moog’s Ethernet slip ring solutions have been developed to provide reliable products to allow transfer of the Ethernet protocol through a rotating interface. The innovative designs meet the challenge of matching impedance, controlling crosstalk and managing losses. A wide range of product solutions are offered with combinations of data and power in multiple mechanical configurations to meet your application needs.
For more information about how Moog's Ethernet slip ring solutions can be tailored to fit your specific application, contact our slip ring experts.
- Pre-configured for Ethernet and HD transmission
- RJ45 connector for direct plug-and-play standard (M12 and other options available upon request)
- High performance contact technology
- Available with multiple Ethernet channel, power and signal combinations
- 10 / 100 / 1000BaseT transmission
- Motion control
- Video over Ethernet
- CCTV IP-surveillance
Selecting A Slip Ring
There are three important parameters that must be considered when incorporating a slip ring in an Ethernet communication line: insertion loss, return loss and crosstalk. These parameters establish the signal to noise ratio of the transmission line and ultimately the Bit Error Rate (BER).
As the world’s leading manufacturer of slip rings, Moog slip rings are uniquely suited for critical Ethernet applications. Founded over 65 years ago, the company has developed products for critical applications in military, space, medical and industrial environments. Our industrial slip ring products are based on our years of material and design experience and provide unrivaled contact technologies.
To respond to market demand for engineered Ethernet solutions, Moog has developed an extensive line of Ethernet products based on our popular capsule and through-bore products.
|Model||Features / Advantages|
|SRA-73799 / SRA-73806||
|SRA-73798 / SRA-73805||
|SRA-73801 / SRA-73808 / SRA-73830||
|AC6438 / AC6349 / AC7296 / AC6200 / AC4598 (AC6419) / AC6275 (AC6793) / AC6098
All Ethernet configurations are unshielded standard, except the AC6275. Contact the factory for details on available shielded options.
*For UDP or “real-time” Ethernet protocols, Moog recommends gold plated rings with fiber brushes for ultimate reliability. In addition to EtherCAT® and EtherNet/IP™, when properly specified and configured Moog slip rings are compatible with all of the following: CC-Link IE Field®, Ethernet PowerLink, MECHATROLINK III®, PROFINET® and Sercos III®.
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Guaranteeing performance in your application requires we specify certain details up front to configure the optimal slip ring.