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Entry type: Product note Entry ID: 109475359, Entry date: 04/13/2015

Type Discontinuation of the SIMATIC NET PROFIBUS PC Module CP 5512

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Effective Oct. 01, 2015, the 32-bit Cardbus module CP 5512 will be type discontinued. At the same time the list price will be increased by 25%.

Affected Article No.:

CP 5512                      6GK1 551-2AA00

The functional follow-on product is the USB 2.0 module CP 5711; it was released for delivery in 2009:


Last time purchases of the CP 5512 module will be possible until end of September 2015, e.g. for legacy systems with Windows 2000 or for users of PROFIBUS network analysis software.

The module will remain available on a spare part basis for the time being.

Please speak to your local Siemens partner if you have any questions.

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