Epec Introduces GC44 Responder Unit for Centralized Control Systems

Epec, a leading provider of innovative control systems, announces the release of GC44 Responder Unit. This new product is designed to provide centralized control system architectures with a high level of flexibility and scalability.

Epec Responder Unit

The GC44 Responder Unit is designed to be easily integrated into different topologies, including centralized intelligence systems and zonal architectures. It supports Epec Software Development Environment for easy set-up, making it a highly adaptable solution for a wide range of applications.

The GC44 Responder Unit features 16 inputs and 16 outputs with high-side current measurement, powerful processor, fast cycle time, two CAN buses, and a status LED. Its full aluminum housing with IP69 protection and a lever locking connector ensures durability in high vibration environments. Epec GC44 is a CANopen standard device according to CiA 301 v4.2.0 and DS401.

"Epec is happy to expand the CANopen Responder offering by introducing the GC44 Responder Unit to our customers," says product manager Kari Ahvenlampi. "Its flexibility and scalability will make it an essential component of centralized control system architectures."