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Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 109781289, Entry date: 08/05/2020

Tutorial: Setup of modular RTUs with SIMATIC S7-1500 and standard protocols DNP3/IEC 60870-5

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You can set up modular remote telecontrol units (RTUs) based on the SIMATIC S7-1500 controller using the Telecontrol Interface Module TIM 1531 IRC or the communication processor CP 1542SP- 1 IRC.

In these videos, we will show you how to configure and commission

  • a DNP3-RTU with a TIM 1531 IRC and an S7-1500 controller
  • a IEC 60870-5 RTU with a CP 1542SP-1 an an ET 200SP controller in the TIA Portal.

DNP3 RTU with TIM 1531 and S7-1500 Controller

IEC 60870-5 RTU with CP 1542SP-1 IRC and ET 200SP Distributed Controller

Further Information
topic page - Getting Started with Industrial Remote Communication

Additional Keywords
Telecontrol, Remote Terminal Unit

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