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Entry type: Product note Entry ID: 4243020, Entry date: 12/22/1997

Hardware Fault in CP 2430, Revision Level 1 Eliminated

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Concerns the product with Catalog No.:                                      


6GK1243-0SA10                     CP 2430  for SIMATIC S5                   



CP 2430 modules with revision level 1 can exhibit the following problem     

because of a hardware fault: Channel B may have a high number of slave      

replies missing, resulting in Configuration Error.                          


Existing modules can be upgraded. The upgrading scheme is limited until     

May 31, 1998.                                                               


New CP 2430s are now being shipped with revision level 2.                   


_Upgrading of existing modules:_                                            


Please speak to your SIMATIC contact at your local Siemens office about     

the procedure for upgrading and also if you have any further questions.     




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