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Anybus Wireless Bridge II


Anybus Wireless Bridge II

Anybus® Wireless Bridge enables you create an industrial wireless connection between two points in an industrial Ethernet network. This second generation of the proven and trusted Wireless Bridge can communicate via both Bluetooth and WLAN and is ideal for communication through hazardous areas or hard-to-reach locations where cables are not desirable. It provides an effective wireless range of up to 400 meters.

The Wireless Bridge makes it possible to operate leading TCP/IP based industrial Ethernet networks, such as BACnet/IP, PROFINET, EtherNet/IP and Modbus TCP, over Bluetooth an WLAN 2.4 / 5 GHz.

Point-to-point or multipoint Anybus Wireless Bridge is often used as an Ethernet cable replacement (point-to-point communication). But it can also be used as an access point for up to seven WLAN/Bluetooth clients.


  • Supports Bluetooth v4.0
  • Supports profiles: PANU & NAP
  • Operates as an Access point or Client
  • Connects up to 7 Responders (Slaves) as an Access point
  • Max throughput: 1 Mbps

WLAN Interface

  • Supports Dual-Band WLAN 2.4/5 Ghz frequency
  • Conforms to IEEE802.11 a/b/g/d/e/i/h specification
  • Operates as an Access point or Client
  • Connects up to 7 clients as an Access point
  • Max throughput: 20 Mbps

Ethernet Interface

  • Supports Ethernet protocols: IP, TCP, UDP, HTTP, LLDP, ARP, DHCP Client/Server, DNS support, SNMP user management and access control
  • Supports wireless bridging of Industrial Ethernet protocols: BACnet/IP, EtherNet/IP, Modbus-TCP, PROFINET
  • Ethernet interface: 10/100BASE-T with automatic MDI/MDIX cross-over

Technical Specifications

  • Wired interface Ethernet 10/100 Mbit/s
  • Wireless communication WLAN (2.4/5GHZ) or Bluetooth (interchangeable with same hardware)
  • Dimensions (H•W•D) 93 x 68 x 33mm
  • Weight 120g or 0,26 lbs
  • Operating temperature -30 to +65 °C or -22 to +149 °F (Storage temp: -40 to +85 °C )
  • Antenna gain Internal: 2.4 GHz: max 2dBi. 5 GHz: 0.5 max dBi
  • External: Max 3 dBi
  • Power supply 9-30 VDC (-5% +20%), Cranking 12V (ISO 7637-2:2011 pulse 4). Reverse polarity protection.
  • Power consumption
  • 0.7W idle, 1.7W max
  • Enclosure material Plastic PC/ABS (Bayblend FR3010)
  • Mechanical rating IP65
  • Mounting Two screws (Ø 4 mm) on flat surface. DIN rail mount option available (optional accessory).
  • Max range 400 meters

Configuration Three Different Methods

  • Accessing the built-in web pages in the product
  • Using Easy Config modes (via push button or inside web interface)
  • Sending AT commands
  • Connectors 1x M12 for Ethernet (4-pin, D-coded).
  • 1x M12 for Power 5-pin, A-coded)


  • Europe ETSI R&TTE / EN 300 328 V1.9.1 (2015-02), EN 301 893 V1.8.1 (2015-09)
  • USA FCC 47, CFR part 15
  • Canada ICES 003
  • Japan MIC (pending, pre certified radio module)
  • Taiwan NCC (pending, pre certified radio module)
  • South Korea KCC (pending, pre certified radio module)
  • ATEX ATEX/IECEX Category 3, zone 2 according to EN 60079-0 and EN 60079-7 (Pending)
  • UL-Haz.Loc UL & cUL Class 1 Div 2 (Pending)
  • WLAN Security WEP 64/128, WPA, WPA-PSK and WPA2, TKIP and AES/CCMP, LEAP, PEAP.
  • Bluetooth Security Authentication & Authorization, Encryption & Data Protection, Privacy & Confidentiality, NIST Compliant, FIPS Approved