Product cancellation / alternatives

Current list of our discontinued products:

Cancelled Device Type
Date of Publication
'last-call' by
LOCON 16, 17
01.01.2021
as long as stock lasts. No later than December 31, 2022
Alternative Solution
A
A
A
Alternative Solution
A
TERM 6, TERM 24
01.01.2021
as long as stock lasts. No later than December 31, 2022
Alternative Solution
SPEEDY
01.01.2021
as long as stock lasts. No later than December 31, 2022
Alternative Solution
ROTARNOCK 100
01.01.2021
as long as stock lasts. No later than December 31, 2022
Alternative Solution
LOCON 90, LOCON 100, LOCON 200
01.01.2021
as long as stock lasts. No later than December 31, 2022
Alternative Solution
LOCON 24, LOCON 48
01.01.2021
as long as stock lasts. No later than December 31, 2022
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE FC
31.12.2018 - Expired. Unavailable.
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE IC
UNIGATE CM
31.12.2018
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CX-CANopen
Option I/O8
31.12.2018
Alternative Solution
none available
UNIGATE EL
31.12.2018
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CX-Fast Ethernet
ROTARNOCK 80
31.12.2018
Alternative Solution
ROTARNOCK 100
UNIGATE RS
11.08.2015
31.08.2016
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CL
UNIGATE SC
11.08.2015
31.08.2016
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CL
Locon 64 all versions
11.06.2014
as long as stock lasts
Alternative Solution
Locon 200
Locon 24 or Locon 48 with E16
11.06.2014
as long as stock lasts
Alternative Solution
Locon 200
Locon 24-E16
11.06.2014
as long as stock lasts
Alternative Solution
Locon 200
Locon 24-A2
11.06.2014
11.06.2014
Alternative Solution
not available
Locon 48-A2
11.06.2014
11.06.2014
Alternative Solution
not available
Locon 24 or Locon 48 with P108 or P116
11.06.2014
as long as stock lasts
Alternative Solution
Locon 200
EPL-Router
17.05.2013
17.05.2013
Alternative Solution
not available
UNIGATE CANopen (Master) - ProfibusDP
20.12.2011
31.03.2014 (last delivery 31.03.2014)
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CX-C4Map-PBDPV1
UNIGATE IC-INTERBUS
05.05.2011
31.12.2013
Alternative Solution
not available
UNIGATE SC-INTERBUS 32 Byte UNIGATE RS- Interbus 32 Byte
05.05.2011
31.12.2013
Alternative Solution
not available
UNIGATE SC-Interbus 8 Byte UNIGATE RS-Interbus 8 Byte
05.05.2011
31.12.2015
Alternative Solution
not available
UNIGATE CL-LonWorks 512
23.12.2010
23.12.2010
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CL-LONWorks 62
possibly using several devices
UNIGATE SC-LonWorks 512
23.12.2010
31.12.2010
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CL-LONWorks 62
possibly using several devices
Unigate@Chip
23.12.2010
31.12.2010
Alternative Solution
not available
LOCON 7
13.12.2010
31.12.2014
Alternative Solution
All LOCON and ROTARNOCK versions
Locon 9
13.12.2010
31.12.2014
Alternative Solution
All LOCON and ROTARNOCK versions
UNIGATE SC ARCNET
21.09.2010
31.12.2010
Alternative Solution
not available
UNIGATE RS ARCNET
21.09.2010
31.12.2010
Alternative Solution
not available
UNIGATE FB-Interbus - ...
16.09.2010
31.12.2010
Alternative Solution
not available
INLINE-CAM
16.09.2010
16.09.2010
Alternative Solution
not available
LOCON 32-HC
Alternative Solution
LOCON 200 + required amount of IO8 Operation through PC or TERM 24 or: LOCON 24 in corresponding version

Additional space on DIN-rail required

Replacing LOCON 32

LOCON 32-HC-A
Alternative Solution
not available
LOCON 32PM
Alternative Solution
LOCON 200 + required amount of IO8 or: LOCON 24PM in corresponding version

Mounting on DIN-rail instead of mounting plate

Replacing LOCON 32

LOCON 32-HC-4X
Alternative Solution
Required amount of LOCON 200 + required amount of IO8 Operation through TERM 24, TERM 6 or PC software WINLOC or: LOCON 24 in corresponding version

Additional space on the DIN-rail required

Replacing LOCON 32

LOCON 32PM-4X
Alternative Solution
Required amount of LOCON 200 + required amount of IO8 Operation through TERM 24, TERM 6 or PC software WINLOC or: LOCON 24PM in corresponding version

Mounting on DIN-rail instead of mounting plate

Replacing LOCON 32

LOCON 32-Matte
Alternative Solution
Not available
LOCON 1 (all versions)
Alternative Solution
LOCON 16

Front panel installation: LOCON 16/17 has smaller dimensions. If necessary an adapter plate has to be mounted.

Replacing LOCON 1

LOCON 2 (all versions)
Alternative Solution
LOCON 17

Front panel installation: LOCON 16/17 has smaller dimensions. If necessary an adapter plate has to be mounted.

Replacing LOCON 2

TERM 5
Alternative Solution
TERM 6

Devices are performance-equivalent

Replacing TERM 5

TERM 32
Alternative Solution
no direct replacement available

Alternatively, our PC interface Software WINLOC or the terminals TERM 6 or TERM 24 can be used. NEW: The connection to every HMI product via Modbus protocol.

Replacing TERM 32

ROTARNOCK 1, 2
Alternative Solution
ROTARNOCK 100

Replacement is compatible with the predecessor - in many points more powerful.

Replacing ROTARNOCK 1

ROTARNOCK 3
Alternative Solution
ROTARNOCK 80
Replacement is compatible with the predecessor - in many points more powerful.
Replacing ROTARNOCK 3
ROTARNOCK 4
Alternative Solution
ROTARNOCK 100 PB

Replacement is compatible with the predecessor - in many points more powerful.

Replacing ROTARNOCK 4

ROTARNOCK 1PB, 2PB
Alternative Solution
ROTARNOCK 100 PB

Replacement is compatible with the predecessor - in many points more powerful.

Replacing ROTARNOCK 1

ROTARNOCK 1MPI, 2MPI, 3MPI, 4MPI
Alternative Solution
ROTARNOCK 80-PB ROTARNOCK 100-PB

MPI solutions are not available anymore

Replacing ROTARNOCK 1

Multiturn Rotarnock
Alternative Solution
no direct replacement available
LOCON 2000
Alternative Solution
LOCON 200
Product has been renamed
UNIGATE RS-MPI UNIGATE SC-MPI
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CL-MPI
Replacement is compatible with the predecessor - in many points more powerful.
Replacing RS with CL
UNIGATE RS-Ethernet 10MBit UNIGATE SC-Ethernet 10MBit
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CL-Fast Ethernet

Replacement is compatible with the predecessor - in many points more powerful.

Replacing RS with CL

UNIGATE RS-Fast Ethernet UNIGATE SC-Fast Ethernet
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CL-Fast Ethernet

Replacement is compatible with the predecessor - in many points more powerful.

Replacing RS with CL

UNIGATE IC-Ethernet 10MBit
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE IC-Fast Ethernet
Replacement is compatible with the predecessor - in many points more powerful.
UNIGATE FB
29.01.2010
Alternative Solution
UNIGATE CX
Apart from the INTERBUS versions, all UNIGATE FB types are now converted to the new UNIGATE CX series. The CX series is functionally compatible resp. more powerful. The series are mechanically different.
ENS
Alternative Solution
LOCON 17 LOCON 24 LOCON 48 LOCON 64

Depends on the required output number

Replacing ENS

EPS1/360/BK
Alternative Solution
LOCON 17-0360-L LOCON 17 PM - 0360-L plus Term6 Locon 100, Locon 200
we advice to also replace the encoder
EPS2/360/Bit
Alternative Solution
Locon 100 plus IO32 plus Term 6 oder Locon 24-0360-A32I
we advice to also replace the encoder
ENA I all versions
Alternative Solution
LOCON 200 + required amount of IO8 Operation through PC or TERM 24 or: LOCON 24 in corresponding version

Additional space on the DIN-rail required

Replacing ENA

ENA II
Alternative Solution
LOCON 200 + required amount of IO8 Operation through PC or TERM 24 or: LOCON 24 in corresponding version

Additional space on the DIN-rail required

Replacing ENA