The purpose of this guide is to provide information about the Fieldbus* network so that its wiring
system can be designed and installed for cost-effective and reliable operation. There are many
uses for Fieldbus and many ways it can be configured. It is not possible to give simple rules for
wiring a Fieldbus that a robot could follow and get optimum results. For this reason, this guide will
first explain how the Fieldbus works so that the wiring system can be designed intelligently to
achieve the best performance and the most reliable operation with the lowest cost....