SIEMENS SIMATIC S7-1500 Fail-safe CPUs CPU 1515F-2 PN Overview/Design

CPU 1515F-2 PN

  • The CPU for applications with medium to high requirements for program/data storage in the S7-1500 controller product range
  • Can be used for failsafe functions up to SIL 3 according to IEC 61508 and up to PLe according to ISO 13849.
  • Medium to high processing speed for binary and floating-point arithmetic
  • Used as central controller in production lines with central and distributed I/O
  • Supports PROFIsafe in centralized and distributed configurations
  • PROFINET IO IRT interface with 2-port switch
  • Additional PROFINET interface with separate IP address
  • PROFINET IO Controller for operating distributed I/O on PROFINET
  • PROFINET I-Device for connecting the CPU as an intelligent PROFINET device under a SIMATIC or non-Siemens PROFINET I/O controller
  • Isochronous mode
  • Integrated Motion Control functionalities for controlling speed-controlled and positioning axes, support for external encoders
  • Integrated web server with the option of creating user-defined web pages

Note

SIMATIC Memory Card required for operation of the CPU

Product No. / Product Description

SIMATIC S7-1500 CPU 1515F-2 PN Ordering data

6ES7515-2FM01-0AB0
SIMATIC S7-1500F, CPU 1515F-2 PN, CENTRAL PROCESSING UNIT WITH WORKING MEMORY 750 KB FOR PROGRAM AND 3 MB FOR DATA, 1. INTERFACE: PROFINET IRT WITH 2 PORT SWITCH, 2. INTERFACE: PROFINET RT, 30 NS BIT-PERFORMANCE, SIMATIC MEMORY CARD NECESSARY

The CPU 1515F-2 PN features:

  • A powerful processor:
    The CPU achieves command execution times as low as 30 ns per binary instruction.
  • A large work memory:
    750 KB for program, 3 MB for data
  • SIMATIC Memory Cards as load memory;
    permit additional functions such as datalog and archives
  • Flexible expansion capability:
    single-tier configuration with max. 32 modules (CPU + 31 modules)
  • Screen with functions for
    • displaying overview information such as IP address of the integrated interface, station name, plant designation, location identifier, etc.
    • displaying safety mode, overall signature and date of the last download with signature change
    • displaying diagnostic information
    • displaying module information
    • showing display settings
    • displaying a user-definable logo
    • setting IP addresses
    • setting date and time
    • selecting the operating mode
    • resetting the CPU to factory settings
    • disabling/enabling of display
    • Enabling of protection levels.
  • PROFINET IO IRT interface for connecting distributed I/O via PROFINET
  • PROFINET interface for network separation