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GX-ILM08C

GX-series IO-Link Master Unit

GX-ILM08C

IO-Link makes sensor level information visible and solves the three major issues at manufacturing sites! The unit for M12 Smartclick connector can be used in watery, and dusty environments.

International Standards

• The standards are abbreviated as follows: U: UL, U1: UL(Class I Division 2 Products for Hazardous Locations),
    C: CSA, UC: cULus, UC1: cULus(Class I Division 2 Products for Hazardous Locations), CU: cUL, N: NK, L: Lloyd,
    CE: EU Directives, RCM: RCM mark, and KC: KC Registration.
• Contact your OMRON representative for further details and applicable conditions for these standards.

EtherCAT Slave Terminals IO-Link Master Unit

Product Name Specification Model Standards
Environmental
resistance
Number of
IO-Link ports
I/O connection
terminals
GX-series IO-Link
Master Unit
IP67 8 M12 connector
(A-cording, female)
GX-ILM08C CE, RCM, KC

Peripheral Devices

Recommended EtherCAT Communications Cables

Use Straight STP (shielded twisted-pair) cable of category 5 or higher with double shielding (braiding and aluminum foil tape) for EtherCAT.

Item Appearance Recommended
manufacturer
Cable
length
(m)
Model
Cable with Connectors on Both Ends
Shield Strengthening cable
Wire Gauge and Number of Pairs:
AWG22, 2-pair Cable
Cable color: Black
Smartclick
(M12 Straight/
M12 straight)
3541_lu_2_1
OMRON 0.5 XS5W-T421-BM2-SS
1 XS5W-T421-CM2-SS
2 XS5W-T421-DM2-SS
3 XS5W-T421-EM2-SS
5 XS5W-T421-GM2-SS
10 XS5W-T421-JM2-SS
Cable with Connectors on Both Ends
Rugged type
Shield Strengthening cable
Wire Gauge and Number of Pairs:
AWG22, 2-pair Cable
Cable color: Black
Smartclick
(M12 Straight/
RJ45 straight)
3541_lu_2_2
OMRON 0.5 XS5W-T421-BMC-SS
1 XS5W-T421-CMC-SS
2 XS5W-T421-DMC-SS
3 XS5W-T421-EMC-SS
5 XS5W-T421-GMC-SS
10 XS5W-T421-JMC-SS

Note: For details, Contact your OMRON representative.

Power Supply Cables

Item Appearance Recommended
manufacturer
Cable
length
(m)
Model
Connector connected to cable,
socket on one cable end
Fire-retardant, Robot cable
Smartclick (M12 Straight) OMRON 1 XS5F-D421-C80-F
2 XS5F-D421-D80-F
3 XS5F-D421-E80-F
5 XS5F-D421-G80-F
10 XS5F-D421-J80-F
Connectors connected to cable,
socket and plug on cable ends
Fire-retardant, Robot cable
Smartclick
(M12 Straight/M12 straight)
OMRON 1 XS5W-D421-C81-F
2 XS5W-D421-D81-F
3 XS5W-D421-E81-F
5 XS5W-D421-G81-F
10 XS5W-D421-J81-F

Note: Refer to the Round Water-resistant Connectors in the category of Sensor I/O Connector/Sensor Controller on your local OMRON website for details.

Sensor I/O Connectors

Order a cable with a connector on both ends to connect a sensor of connector type.

Item Appearance Recommended
manufacturer
Cable
length
(m)
Model
Connectors connected to cable,
M8 socket and M12 plug on cable ends
Fire-retardant, Robot cable
M8 screw- M12 Smartclick
(M8 Straight/M12 straight)
OMRON 0.2 XS3W-M42C-4C2-A
Connectors connected to cable,
socket and plug on cable ends
Fire-retardant, Robot cable
Smartclick
(M12 Straight/M12 straight)
OMRON 1 XS5W-D421-C81-F
2 XS5W-D421-D81-F
3 XS5W-D421-E81-F
5 XS5W-D421-G81-F
10 XS5W-D421-J81-F

Note: Refer to the Ordering Information in the catalog of the sensor to connect or the Sensor I/O Connectors/Sensor Controllers on your local OMRON website for details.

Power Supply T-Joint Connector

This connector is used when branching a GX-type Unit power supply.

Item Appearance Specification Connector type Model
XS5R Plug/Socket
T-Joint Connector
3541_lu_5_1 M12 Smartclick connector XS5R-D427-5

Waterproof Cover for Connectors

This is a waterproof cover for unused M12 GX connectors (female).
When you use this waterproof cover, you can maintain the IP67 protective structure.
The following two types of covers are available. Either one can be mounted on an EtherCAT communications connector or I/O connector.

Item Appearance Specification Connector type Materials Model
M12 Threaded Waterproof
Cover *1
3541_lu_6_1 M12 Screw-type
connector
Brass/
nickel plated
XS2Z-22
Smartclick Waterproof Cover *2 3541_lu_6_2 M12 Smartclick
connector
PBT XS5Z-11

*1. When mounting the M12 Threaded Waterproof Cover on a connector, always tighten it to a torque of 0.39 to 0.49 N·m.
*2. When mounting a Smartclick Waterproof Cover on a connector, torque management is not required.

Tool for M12 Threaded Connectors

The tool for tightening M12 Threaded Connectors is used when tightening to a specified torque.

Item Appearance Model
Torque Wrench 3541_lu_7_1
XY2F-0004

Software

Automation Software Sysmac Studio

Please purchase a DVD and required number of licenses the first time you purchase the Sysmac Studio. DVDs and licenses are available individually. Each model of licenses does not include any DVD.

Product
name
Specification Model Stand-
ards
Number of
licenses
Media
Sysmac
Studio
Standard
Edition
Ver.1.[][]
The Sysmac Studio is the software that provides an
integrated environment for setting, programming,
debugging and maintenance of machine automation
controllers including the NJ/NX-series CPU Units,
NY-series Industrial PC, EtherCAT Slave, and the HMI.

Sysmac Studio runs on the following OS.
Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit version)/Windows 8 (32-bit/
64-bit version)/Windows 8.1 (32-bit/64-bit version)/
Windows 10 (32-bit/64-bit version)

The Sysmac Studio Standard Edition DVD includes CX-
ConfiguratorFDT to set up IO-Link Master Units and
IO-Link devices.
Refer to your OMRON website for details.
---
(Media only)
DVD SYSMAC-SE200D ---
1 license * --- SYSMAC-SE201L

* Multi licenses are available for the Sysmac Studio (3, 10, 30, or 50 licenses).