PS/2 IS Barrier
New! iKey(R) announces shipping and availability of its new PS/2 Isolation Barrier #PS2-IS-BARRIER, which is an in-line isolator connection between an off-site PC and IS keyboard or PS/2 pointing device, providing an Intrinsically Safe solution. It is FM approved and built to meet Class I, II, III, Division 1&2, Group A-G. The item number is: PS2-IS-Barrier. This product is an Intrinsically Safe Peripheral.
- The PS2-IS-Barrier isolation is provided between the host PC and the keyboard or PS/2 pointing device, as well as the signal and power supply connections on the hazardous location side.
- Now being shipped with all IS and NI keyboards from iKey.
- Ratings: FM Approved, Class I, II, III, Division 1 hazardous applications, Group A-G
This product is for all types of manufacturers and energy companies, the isolation barrier is necessary to meet requirements for non-incendive and intrinsically-safe computer peripherals in their plants.
The PS2-IS-Barrier isolation is provided between the host PC and the keyboard or pointing device, as well as the signal and power supply connections on the hazardous location side.
Connections to the interface are made by industry standard connectors. Specifically, the connection form the PC is made using a PS/2 style 6 pin mini DIN socket, while the connection to the keyboard or PS/2 device in the hazardous location uses a 7 pin mini DIN socket.
- Barrier is powered by the PC so no additional power supply is needed.
- Compact design permits convenient mounting inside pressurized cabinets and explosion-proof enclosures with just two screws onto a flat surface.
- Dimensions: 4.05″ x 2.13″ x 1.5″
WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS ARE SAYING
“We use iKey’s 5K-OEM in our Quickturn Custom Production Program because it’s a great product and we can count on them to facilitate in the time we need to guarantee our services.”- Benjamin G. Chapman, Vice President, 2s2
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“As a system house and as an integrator of defense rugged computing solutions, Computech International (CTI) is seeking for the best of breed parts and accessories to integrate within its solutions. We found iKey products to meet our and our customers’ quality and performance requirements. We integrated hundreds of iKey rugged keyboards within the Israel Police cars to work with the Panasonic FZ-G1 Toughpad. We also integrated the iKey keyboard within a Rugged Vehicle Dock (RVD) for armored military platforms that we designed and build for the Panasonic FZ-G1 Toughpad for the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF). When we need to choose a rugged keyboard for our solutions, iKey is our favorite choice.”- Udi Kauf, CEO, CTI Israel (Computech International)