Electronic Vehicle Controls - Operator Interface Devices - Displays

A6F/A6S

Topcon Opus A63F and A6S display units

Overview

Description

The Opus A6F and A6S displays are cost-efficient, rugged operator control panels for use on heavy-duty vehicles and work machines that must operate outdoor in harsh conditions. They are fully equipped with an encoder, three hard and twelve soft-function keys, integrated buzzer, RS232 and USB ports, CAN bus and video inputs. The A6F (full-featured) unit has more memory, analog/digital inputs, digital outputs, Ethernet, and 3 video inputs for use with a camera to monitor process operations.

Features

Feature
A6F
A6S
Mounting: Stand-alone, dashboard, or pedestal mount; landscape only orientation.
Yes
Yes
Display: 177 mm (7 in) diagonal color
Yes
Yes
Analog resistive touchscreen:
Yes
No
Backlit keys: 12 softkeys, 3 hardkeys, 1 encoder w/pushbutton
Yes
Yes
Ambient light sensor:
Yes
Yes
LEDs: 1 multicolor, 3 status
Yes
Yes
CAN bus: 2
Yes
Yes
USP port: front panel
Yes
No
USB interface: back panel, main connector
Yes
Yes
RS-232 interface: 1
Yes
Yes
Inputs: 4 analog/digital
Yes
No
Outputs: 3 digital
Yes
No
Ethernet interface: 1
Yes
No
Integrated buzzer:
Yes
No
Stereo audio interface:
Yes
No
Video input: 1
3
1

Ratings

Electrical Parameters
Operating voltage:
  • 8 to 36 Vdc
Operating current:
  • 500 mA max at 12 Vdc
  • 180 mA (on) at 24 Vdc
  • 70 mA (low power) at 24 Vdc
Overvoltage tolerance:
  • 48 V for 2 minutes
Inverse polarity protection:
  • up to -48 V
Environmental Ratings
Operating temperature:
  • -30 to 65 °C (-22 to 149 °F)
Storage temperature:
  • -40 to 85 °C (-40 to 185 °F)
Ingress protection:
  • IP67 and IP65 True outdoor
Vibration:
  • 5 G to 2000 Hz, 10x per axis
Shock:
  • 30 G 11 ms, 10x per axis

Properties

Display
Display type:
  • Sunshine-readable thin film transistor (TFT) color graphic LCD
Resolution:
  • 800x480 pixel
Viewing angle:
  • ±50°
Size:
  • 177 mm (7 in) Diagonal measure
Construction:
  • Light gray plastic housing with black rubber frame, glass front with anti-reflective foil surface
Touchscreen:
  • Analog resistive touchscreen Model A6F only
Processor and Memory
Processor:
  • 32-bit, 532 MHz, I.MX35.
Memory A6S:
  • 128/256 MB DDR2
  • 512 MB Mass Storage
  • 64 MB RAM
  • 32 kB serial EEPROM
Memory A6F:
  • 128/256 MB DDR2
  • 1 GB Mass Storage
  • 128 MB RAM
  • 32 kB serial EEPROM
Operating system:
  • Embedded Linux
Programming:
  • Topcon Projektor-Tool for Windows NT/2000/XP supporting CANopen, Generic driver, CANfreestyle, J1939
Interfaces
CAN ports:
  • CANbus 2.0 B active/ISO 11898 Quantity 2
RS-232:
  • RxD, TxD, GND only, EIA-level
USB:
  • USB 2.0 full speed on main connector.
  • USB 2.0 high speed on front. Model A6F only
RS-232:
  • RxD, TxD, GND only, EIA-level
Ethernet:
  • 10/100 Mb Model A6F only
Video:
  • Analog video input Model A63F only
Keypads
Left keypad:
  • Four soft keys with white arrow symbols on a black base with blue backlighting
Right keypad:
  • Four soft keys plus three hard keys for "ESC","Home" and "Settings"
Status LEDs:
  • Three status LEDs and one multi-color LED
Light sensor:
  • Light sensor embedded in keypad automatically adjusts backlighting to level of ambient light
Encoder:
  • Electromechanical with mechanical detents and push mechanism rated for 1-million activations without electronic failure
Other Properties
Connectors:
  • Main connector: Tyco-AMP Super Seal, 26-pin
  • USB A on front panel Model A6F only
  • Ethernet: 4-pole round connector, M12, D-coded Model A6F only
  • Video: 5-pole round connector, M12, B-coded Model A6F only
Certification:
  • e1 and CE; ISO 15003; ISO 16740-4 Climatic Loads C

Dimensions and Installation

Mounting: Can be mounted in landscape mode; stand-alone or on dashboard. To mount stand-alone, use the 4-bushing M5 of the rear panel with the A3 adaptor cover Part #4000405. To mount on dashboard use Part #4000406.

Note: Model A3F shown. Dimensions, mounting and overall form/appearance apply to both A3F and A3S models (except as noted).

Model_A3S-A3F_dim Model_A6S-A6F_conn

To Order

Model A6S (Standard Model): Part No. 4000407

Model A6F (Full-Featured Model): Part No. 4000408

Power Cable: Part No. 4000403

Video Cable: Part No. 4000411

Mounting Kit: Part No. 4000412

Dashboard Mounting Kit: Part No. 4000413

Connector Plug: Part No. 4000415

Socket Contacts: Part No. 4002658 (50 pc)

Cavity Plugs: Part No. 4002659 (50 pc)

Software License Key: Part No. 4100098

Note: Topcon displays can be programmed without a software license in Demo mode only. The software (Topcon Toolchain) can be downloaded free from the HydraForce Electronics Portal but the software license key must be purchased.