New Product Launch – PLC: Allen Bradley 1746-P2 Series C

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Hey there Contractors and fellow Service Professionals!

Today we are covering the Allen Bradley 1746-P2 Series C PLC.

This is a power supply, which we all know is the heart PLCs. Needless to say, all PLCs require a power supply in order to operate. This is why we are kicking off our PLC blog series with this incredible 1746-P2 Series C!

Allen Bradley 1746-P2 SLC 500 Power Supply

This particular one is a 500 Rack Mount Power Supply. The terminals on this power supply provide an isolated, non-fused 200 mA 24 VDC power. This item must be mounted directly on the left end of the 1746 Input / Output (I/O) Chassis.

SLC 500 Power Supply
SLC 500 Power Supply

The 1746-P2 has a selectable operation mode of 120V or 240V, which can be chosen by setting a jumper. This does not require any special wiring.

This Series, as well as other 1746-P2 power supplies, have LED that indicates proper supply power.


Now let’s get down to the nitty gritty of Specifications…

Allen Bradley 1746-P2 Series C
Nominal Input Voltage120 VAC or 220 VAC
Input Voltage Range85 VAC – 132 VAC
Max InRush Current20 Amps
User Output Current0.2 Amps at 24 VDC
User Output Voltage Range18 VDC – 30 VDC
Backplane Output Current5 Amps at 5 VDC | 0.96 Amps at 24 VDC
Frequency47 Hz – 63 Hz
Fuse3 Amps, 250 Volts
WiringMax (2) 14 AWG Wires per Terminal
Location1746 Chassis Side
Dimensions5.5 in. H x 2.9 in. W x 5.7 in. W
Weight2.5 lb

Allen Bradley SLC 500 Controllers are available for applications from small-scale equipment to entire production lines.


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Stay tuned for the next PLC item on our line up >> Allen Bradley 1747-L541/C

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