8-channel digital output terminal 24 V DC, 30 mA, Ex i ELX2008
Signal LED 7, 8
Signal LED 5, 6
Signal LED 3, 4 
Signal LED 1, 2 
Power contact
+24 V EX
Power contact
0 V EX
+Output 1, 2
-Output 1, 2
-Output 3, 4
+Output 3, 4
+Output 5, 6
-Output 5, 6
-Output 7, 8
+Output 7, 8
Top view 
extended temperature range

ELX2008 | 8-channel digital output terminal 24 V DC, 30 mA, Ex i

ExThe ELX2008 digital output terminal enables the direct connection of intrinsically safe actuators located in hazardous areas classified Zone 0/20 or 1/21. The ELX2008 supplies an output voltage of 24 V DC and a maximum output current of 30 mA per channel. The signal state of the EtherCAT Terminal is indicated by a light emitting diode.

Technical data ELX2008
Technology intrinsically safe actuators
Connection technology 2-wire
Number of outputs 8
Rated load voltage 24 V DC, Ri = 272 Ω
Load type ohmic, inductive, capacitive
Supply voltage electronics 24 V DC (via power contacts), ELX9560 power supply
Max. output current 30 mA per channel
Current consumption power contacts typ. 30 mA + load
Current consumption E-bus typ. 60 mA
Weight approx. 100 g
Operating/storage temperature -25…+60 °C/-40…+85 °C
Relative humidity 95 %, no condensation
Vibration/shock resistance conforms to EN 60068-2-6/EN 60068-2-27
EMC immunity/emission conforms to EN 61000-6-2/EN 61000-6-4
Protect. class/installation pos. IP 20/see documentation
Approvals/markings CE, UL, ATEX, IECEx
Ex marking ATEX:
  II 3(1)G Ex ec [ia Ga] IIC T4 Gc
  II (1)D [Ex ia Da] IIIC
  I (M1) [Ex ia Ma] I
IECEx:
  Ex ec [ia Ga] IIC T4 Gc
  [Ex ia Da] IIIC
  [Ex ia Ma] I
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