140CPU67160 Modicon Quantum

Original price was: $4,485.00.Current price is: $3,450.00.

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range of product Modicon Quantum automation platform.
product or component type Unity processor.
mode of transmission Multi mode.
clock frequency 266 MHz.
number of slots 2
number of racks 2: local rack(s).
number of distributed I/O station 63 station(s) 1 rack(s) 3 Modbus Plus network(s).
number of remote I/O station 31: 2 rack(s) per S908 remote I/O..
31 – 2 rack(s) per ethernet Quantum remote I/O.
16 – 2 rack(s) per ethernet X80 remote I/O.
discrete I/O number 31744 inputs, 31744 outputs, remote.
8000 inputs, 8000 outputs, distributed per network. (Modbus Plus).
Unlimited (31 drops of 28 slots max) ethernet remote I/O.
0 (local) is forbidden in Hot Standby application
analogue I/O number 500 inputs, 500 outputs, distributed per network (Modbus Plus).
Unlimited (31 drops of 28 slots max) ethernet remote I/O
1984 inputs, 1984 outputs, remote.
0 (local) is forbidden in Hot Standby application.
application specific I/O High-speed interrupt inputs.
Serial link.
Accurate time stamping.
communication service Ethernet router.
number of optional modules 6 (Ethernet, Modbus, Modbus Plus, Profibus DP, Sy/Max).
maximum number of connections 1 USB
2 AS-Interface: distributed.
4 AS-Interface: remote.
6 Ethernet TCP/IP (local).
6 Modbus Plus: local.
6 Profibus DP, local.
1 Modbus (RS232/485 Modbus/ASCII).
integrated connection type 1 Modbus Plus with.
1 Modbus with.
1 USB with.
1 optic fibre with Hot Standby.
checks Process control.
Hot standby.
memory description Expandable 7168 kB program with PCMCIA card.
Expandable 8 MB of file storage with PCMCIA card.
Internal RAM: 1024 kB to 512 kB for data.
switch function Key switch memory port on/off.
application structure 1 periodic fast task—forbidden in Hot Standby application.
128 I/O interrupt tasks are forbidden in Hot Standby. application
128 interrupt tasks are forbidden in Hot Standby. application.
32-timer interrupt tasks are forbidden in Hot Standby application.
4 auxiliary tasks are forbidden in Hot Standby application
1 cyclic/periodic master task.
number of instructions per ms 10.28 Kinst/ms 100 % Boolean.
10.07 Kinst/ms 65 % Boolean and 35 % numerical.
system overhead 0.2 ms for fast task.
1 ms for master task.
bus current requirement 2500 mA.
local signalling 1 LED (green) for Ethernet activity (COM).
1 LED (red) for Ethernet collision.
electrical connection 1 female connector, connector type: SUB-D 9 for. connecting to the Modbus Plus network.
1 connector, connector type: RJ45 for connecting Modbus bus.
1 connector, connector type: MT-RJ (multimode fiber optic), for interconnecting primary and secondary PLCs up to 4 km.
product certifications CE
Misc (Marine)
Standards HazLoc
Packing Units
Unit Type of Package 1 PCE
Number of Units in Package 1 1
Package 1: Height 11.0 cm
Package 1: Width 19.0 cm
Package 1 Length 32.5 cm
Package 1: Weight 1.447 kg
Unit Type of Package 2 S04
Number of Units in Package 2 6
Package 2: Height 30.0 cm
Package 2 Width 40.0 cm
Package 2 Length 60.0 cm
Package 2: Weight 9.629 kg

The 140CPU67160 is a high-end CPU module from Schneider Electric‘s Modicon Quantum series, specifically designed for complex industrial automation and process control applications. The Modicon Quantum series is known for its exceptional performance, reliability, and scalability, making it a preferred choice in diverse industries such as manufacturing, energy management, and infrastructure. The 140CPU67160, with its advanced features and capabilities, exemplifies Schneider Electric’s commitment to providing robust and efficient solutions for modern automation needs.

Key Features and Specifications

1. Processor and Memory

The 140CPU67160 is equipped with a powerful 1 GHz PowerPC processor, which delivers high-speed processing necessary for executing complex control algorithms and real-time tasks efficiently. The module includes a substantial 32 MB of user memory, offering ample space for extensive program storage and data handling. This large memory capacity is essential for managing sophisticated automation processes, storing control logic, variables, configuration data, and historical data.

2. Communication Capabilities

This CPU module is designed with multiple communication ports and supports a variety of communication protocols, ensuring seamless integration with other devices and networks. Key communication features include:

  • Ethernet TCP/IP: Enables fast and reliable data exchange, facilitating efficient communication with other networked devices.
  • Modbus TCP/IP: Ensures compatibility with a wide range of industrial devices, allowing for easy integration and interoperability.
  • Modbus Plus: Provides robust and reliable communication in industrial environments.

These communication capabilities make the 140CPU67160 suitable for both local and distributed control applications, enhancing flexibility and connectivity within the automation system.

3. I/O Expansion

The 140CPU67160 supports a comprehensive range of input/output (I/O) modules from the Modicon Quantum series, allowing for flexible system configuration. It can accommodate various digital and analog I/O modules, specialty modules for motion control, and high-density I/O solutions. This versatility ensures the module can address diverse automation needs, from simple monitoring tasks to complex control applications.

4. Diagnostics and Maintenance

Advanced diagnostic features are embedded within the 140CPU67160, facilitating proactive monitoring of system health and performance. It provides detailed status information, alarms, and diagnostic messages, which help in identifying and resolving issues quickly. These diagnostics minimize downtime and enhance operational efficiency, crucial for maintaining continuous production in industrial environments.

5. Redundancy

For applications requiring high availability and fault tolerance, the 140CPU67160 supports redundancy. This feature allows for the implementation of a redundant CPU setup, ensuring continuous operation even in the event of a primary CPU failure. Redundancy is vital in critical applications where system downtime can lead to significant losses or safety risks.

6. Programming and Software

Programming the 140CPU67160 is done using Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure Control Expert (formerly Unity Pro) software, a comprehensive development environment tailored for industrial automation. EcoStruxure Control Expert supports multiple programming languages such as Ladder Logic, Structured Text, Function Block Diagram, and Sequential Function Chart, offering flexibility in developing control strategies. The software’s intuitive interface and powerful debugging tools streamline the programming process, enabling efficient deployment and maintenance of control applications.


The 140CPU67160 Modicon Quantum CPU module is ideally suited for a wide range of industrial automation applications, including:

1. Manufacturing Automation

In manufacturing environments, the 140CPU67160 controls and monitors production processes with precision and reliability. It handles tasks such as machine control, material handling, and quality assurance, optimizing operational efficiency and productivity. Its high-speed processing and extensive memory capabilities are essential for managing complex manufacturing operations.

2. Process Control

The 140CPU67160 excels in process control applications in industries such as oil and gas, chemical processing, and pharmaceuticals. It manages critical process parameters including temperature, pressure, flow rates, and chemical compositions, ensuring accurate control and regulation of processes to meet stringent safety and quality standards.

3. Energy Management

For energy management systems, the 140CPU67160 monitors and controls energy consumption, power distribution, and renewable energy integration. It supports load balancing, energy optimization strategies, and real-time monitoring of electrical networks, contributing to energy efficiency and cost savings. Its robust communication capabilities facilitate integration with other energy management systems.

4. Infrastructure and Building Automation

In infrastructure and building automation, the 140CPU67160 facilitates HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) control, lighting management, and environmental monitoring. It enhances comfort, energy efficiency, and sustainability by automating building systems based on occupancy, time schedules, and environmental conditions.