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What is the maximum distance for the TM3 (TM3XTRA1 / TM3XREC1) transmitter and receiver modules?

Published date: 26 August 2019

Issue
What is the maximum cable length between the Modicon TM3 transmitter (TM3XTRA1) and receiver (TM3XREC1) modules? 

Product Line
Modicon TM3 Expansion I/O modules for M221, M241, M251, M262 PLCs

Environment
Physical PLC

Resolution
5m (16.4ft) is the maximum length between the TM3 transmitter and receiver modules.
The part number of the recommended cable is VDIP184546050 (5.0 m).

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