Eight variable FOUNDATION™ fieldbus display, Intrinsically safe, panel mounting

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  • ATEX, FM & IECEx intrinsic safety certification.
  • FISCO compliant
  • Ex logoHigh contrast 86.5mm x 45mm display with backlight.
  • Up to 8 fieldbus variables
  • FOUNDATION™ fieldbus protocol
  • ITK 6 compliant
  • Bus powered
  • Six optional alarm outputs
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This BA488CF-F FOUNDATION™ fieldbus display instrument can display up to eight fieldbus process variables on a 86.5mm x 45mm screen.

Up to eight fieldbus variables may be displayed at the same time on one of eleven standard display screen formats, together with units of measurement and tag information. The operator can select the displayed screen via the front panel push-buttons, or these buttons may be disabled.

The fieldbus display can be supplied with six isolated alarm outputs, each of which may be linked to any of the displayed fieldbus variables. Configuration and alarm setpoints are entered via the front panel push-buttons which may be protected by a security code.

Other FOUNDATION™ fieldbus displays in our range include:


To select options for your application please refer to the following table.



BA488CF-F Eight variable FOUNDATION™ fieldbus display
Protocol FOUNDATION™ fieldbus
Mounting Panel 144 x 72mm
Protection Front IP66, rear IP20
Display High contrast 86.5mm x 45mm
with backlight, up to 8 fieldbus variables
Operator push buttons 6
Europe ATEX ATEX Group II Category 1G
Ex ia IIC T4 Ga -40°C ≤ Ta ≤ +60°C
USA FM 3610 Entity CL I Div. 1
Gp A, B, C & D T4 Ta = +60°C

3611 Nonincendive CL I Div. 2
Gp A, B, C & D T4 Ta = +60°C
International IECEx Ex ia IIC T4 Ga -40°C ≤ Ta ≤ +60°C
Connections for remote operator push buttons 6
Alarm outputs 6
FM Certification Yes



Datasheet PDF logodownload
ATEX certificate PDF logodownload
FM certificate PDF logodownload
IECEx certificate PDF logodownload
Fieldbus Foundation certificate PDF logodownload
Ingress certificate PDF logodownload
Instruction manual PDF logodownload
Interface guide PDF logodownload
Fieldbus display programming guide rev. 1 models PDF logodownload
Declaration of Conformity PDF logodownload
FOUNDATION™ fieldbus device files rev. 3 ZIP logodownload
CAD files ZIP logodownload
Documentation for superseded versions including superseded device files and Emerson 375 Communicator Files. Superseded documentation


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