Securing with screws
Securing with screws is not possible with the 12" touch screen variant.
For securing the 19'' touch screen variant with screws, you will need the accessory with
MLFB No. 6AV7672-8KE00-0AA0
Steps for drilling holes
Risk of damage
Ensure that no metal cuttings enter the device when the holes are drilled. Cover the device
with film or when drilling, or use a suction.
Steps for securing the device with screws
SIMATIC Panel PC 577
Operating Instructions, Release 04/2006, A5E00795255
Drill a through-hole (Ø approx. 2.5 mm) from the rear in the 4 recesses of the control unit.
Use a Ø 5.5 mm bit for M5 and a Ø 6.5 mm bit for M6 for drilling these holes.
Deburr the holes from the front of the control unit
Drill the holes.
Working from the front, insert the device into the 19" rack.
Secure the control unit by inserting suitable screws through the holes and attaching nuts.
Operating Instructions (compact)
1.5 Mounting / panel-mounting