Purpose of this document
This system manual contains all the information needed to plan and configure the system.
It is intended both for programming and testing/debugging personnel who commission the
system themselves and connect it with other units (automation systems, further
programming devices), as well as for service and maintenance personnel who install
expansions or carry out fault/error analyses.
Scope of validity of this document
This documentation is valid for all variants of the SIMATIC RF300 system and describes the
devices shipped as of July 2016.
You will find further information about the readers RF350M, RF310R Scanmode and
RF382R Scanmode in the relevant manuals.
Additional information (https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/ps/15033)
SIMATIC ®, SIMATIC RF ®, MOBY ®, RF MANAGER ® and SIMATIC Sensors ® are
registered trademarks of Siemens AG.
Currently released versions of the SIMATIC RF300 system manual:
Revised edition, components added: RF310R with RS-422 interface, RF350T and
RF360T; ASM 452, ASM 456, ASM 473 and ASM 475
components added: RF340R as well as RF350R with the antenna types ANT 1, ANT 18
and ANT 30
components added: RF370T, RF380T and RF170C
degrees of protection changed for the RF300 readers
components added: RF380R and RF180C
expanded by the reader functionalities "RF300 transponder" and "ISO transponder" for
the SIMATIC RF310R and SIMATIC RF380R readers
System Manual, 07/2016, C79000-G8976-C345-0x