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Programmable Logic Controllers (MicroSmart)

Programmable Logic Controllers (MicroSmart)

IDEC Corporation

You have many PLCs to choose from, but the ones often turned to are the IDEC FC4A Microsmart and FC5A Pentra series. You'll find IDEC PLCs in various applications from water treatment plants to HVAC to printing press operations and more. IDEC PLCs are dependable and easy to program. IDEC brought some of the first micro-PLCs to the market, and has been meeting your changing control automation needs for decades. With the MicroSmart Pentra, you get the fastest and most full featured programmable logic controller there is.

  • Fastest through-put micro PLC
  • Supports up to 7 comm. ports (RS485/RS232C)
  • Built-in Modbus RTU/ASCII Master and Slave for each port
  • 56 PID Loops with Auto-tune
  • Expandable up to 512 local I/Os
  • Create networks with up to 95,000 I/O points
  • Global Standards: CE, cULus, Class 1 Div. 2, ABS Type Approved


ECD has a large inventory of PLCs in stock and ready to ship. We also provide IDEC PLC programming.

Call ECD today for all your IDEC FC4A PLC and FC5A PLC needs.

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Part #StylePowerI/O PointsInputOutputExpandabilityPrice 
FC5A-C10R2C Pentra All-in-One24V DC10 (6 in/4 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)RelayN/A$170.57
FC5A-C10R2 Pentra All-in-One100-240V AC10 (6 in/4 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)RelayN/A$170.57
FC5A-C16R2C Pentra All-in-One24V DC16 (9 in/7 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)RelayN/A$244.29
FC5A-C16R2 Pentra All-in-One100-240V AC16 (9 in/7 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)RelayN/A$244.29
FC5A-C24R2C Pentra All-in-One24V DC24 (14 in/10 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Relay88 Maximum I/O (up to 4 expansion modules)$330.00
FC5A-C24R2 Pentra All-in-One100-240V AC24 (14 in/10 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Relay88 Maximum I/O (up to 4 expansion modules)$330.00
FC5A-D16RK1 Pentra Slim24V DC16 (8 in/8 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)6 Relays, 2 Transistor Sink496 Maximum I/O (up to 15 expansion modules)$304.29
FC5A-D16RS1 Pentra Slim24V DC16 (8 in/8 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)6 Relays, 2 Transistor Source496 Maximum I/O (up to 15 expansion modules)$304.29
FC5A-D32K3 Pentra Slim24V DC32 (16 in/16 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Transistor Sink512 Maximum I/O (up to 15 expansion modules)$492.86
FC5A-D32S3 Pentra Slim4V DC32 (16 in/16 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Transistor Source512 Maximum I/O (up to 15 expansion modules)$492.86
FC4A-C10R2C MicroSmart All-in-One24V DC10 (6 in/ 4 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)RelayN/A$162.86
FC4A-C10R2 MicroSmart All-in-One100-240V AC10 (6 in/ 4 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)RelayN/A$162.86
FC4A-C16R2C MicroSmart All-in-One24V DC16 (9 in/ 7 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)RelayN/A$227.14
FC4A-C16R2 MicroSmart All-in-One100-240V AC16 (9 in/ 7 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)RelayN/A$227.14
FC4A-C24R2C MicroSmart All-in-One24V DC24 (14 in/ 10 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Relay88 Maximum I/O (up to 4 expansion modules)$321.43
FC4A-C24R2 MicroSmart All-in-One100-240V AC24 (14 in/ 10 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Relay88 Maximum I/O (up to 4 expansion modules)$321.43
FC4A-D20RK1 MicroSmart Slim24V DC20 (12 in/8 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)6 Relays, 2 Transistor Sink244 Maximum I/O (up to 7 expansion modules)$291.43
FC4A-D20RS1 MicroSmart Slim24V DC20 (12 in/8 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)6 Relays, 2 Transistor Source244 Maximum I/O (up to 7 expansion modules)$291.43
FC4A-D20K3 MicroSmart Slim24V DC20 (12 in/8 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Transistor Sink148 Maximum I/O (up to 7 expansion modules)$291.43
FC4A-D20S3 MicroSmart Slim24V DC20 (12 in/8 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Transistor Source148 Maximum I/O (up to 7 expansion modules)$291.43
FC4A-D40K3 MicroSmart Slim24V DC40 (24 in/16 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Transistor Sink264 Maximum I/O (up to 7 expansion modules)$510.00
FC4A-D40S3 MicroSmart Slim24V DC40 (24 in/16 out)24V DC (Sink/Source)Transistor Source264 Maximum I/O (up to 7 expansion modules)$510.00