DAC8740H

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HART®, FOUNDATION Fieldbus™, and PROFIBUS PA-compliant modem with UART interface

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Parameters

Interface type UART Features FOUNDATION Fieldbus MAU, HART Modem, Low Power, Profibus PA Modem Rating Catalog Output range (Max) (mA/V) 0.5 Output range (Min) (mA/V) 0 Operating temperature range (C) -55 to 125 open-in-new Find other Precision DACs (<=10MSPS)

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Features

  • HART-compliant physical layer modem
    • 1200-Hz, 2200-Hz HART FSK sinusoids
    • Register programmable amplitude of TX signals (DAC8741H only)
    • Integrated RX demodulator and band-pass filter with minimal external components
  • FOUNDATION Fieldbus compatible H1 controller and medium attachment unit (MAU)
    • 31.25 kbit/s communication based on Manchester-coded bus powered (MBP)
    • Integrated Manchester encoder and decoder
    • Compatible with PROFIBUS PA
  • Low quiescent current: 180 µA max at typical industrial operating temperature range (–40°C to +85°C)
  • Integrated 1.5-V reference
  • Flexible clocking options
    • Internal oscillator
    • External crystal oscillator
    • External CMOS clock
  • Digital interface
    • DAC8740H: UART
    • DAC8741H: SPI
  • Reliability: CRC bit error checking, watchdog timer (DAC8741H only)
  • Wide operating temperature: –55°C to +125°C
  • 4-mm × 4-mm QFN package

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Description

The DAC8740H and DAC8741H (DAC874xH) are HART®, FOUNDATION Fieldbus™, and PROFIBUS PA compatible low-power modems designed for industrial process control and industrial-automation applications.

In HART mode, the DAC874xH integrates all of the required circuitry to operate as half-duplex HART physical layer modems, in either slave or master configurations with minimal external components for filtering. In FOUNDATION Fieldbus mode, the DAC874xH integrates all of the required circuitry to operate as half-duplex FOUNDATION Fieldbus compatible H1 controllers and MAUs.

The HART, FOUNDATION Fieldbus, or PROFIBUS PA, data stream can be transferred from the microcontroller through either a UART interface or an integrated FIFO accessed by a SPI interface. The SPI interface includes an SDO pin for daisy-chain support, various interrupts, and other extended features.

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* Datasheet DAC874xH HART® and FOUNDATION Fieldbus™ and PROFIBUS PA Modems datasheet (Rev. D) May 02, 2019
Application notes Designing Foundation Fieldbus and Profibus PA Devices with the DAC874xh Modem Fa Mar. 04, 2019
Application notes Implementing HART in PLC Analog Input Modules for Real-Time Communication Nov. 05, 2018
Application notes Implementing HART in 2-Wire Field Sensor-Transmitters Oct. 03, 2018
Technical articles How to HART-enable your analog input module Apr. 02, 2018
Technical articles Improve your field transmitter designs with HART Feb. 22, 2018
Technical articles Back to the basics: what is HART protocol and how does it work? Jan. 26, 2018
User guides DAC8742H Evaluation Module User's Guide (Rev. A) Nov. 14, 2017

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EVALUATION BOARDS Download
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Description

The DAC8742H evaluation module (EVM) is an easy-to-use platform for evaluating the functionality and performance of the DAC8742H device. The DAC8740H, DAC8741H, and DAC8742H are HART®, FOUNDATION Fieldbus™, and PROFIBUS PA-compliant low-power modems designed for industrial (...)

Features
  • Features both HART-compliant physical-layer modem and FOUNDATION Fieldbus-compliant H1 controller
  • Low quiescent current
  • Integrated 1.5-V reference
  • Selectable digital interfaces: UART/SPI

Design tools & simulation

SIMULATION MODELS Download
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PSpice® for TI design and simulation tool
PSPICE-FOR-TI — PSpice® for TI is a design and simulation environment that helps evaluate functionality of analog circuits. This full-featured, design and simulation suite uses an analog analysis engine from Cadence®. Available at no cost, PSpice for TI includes one of the largest model libraries in the (...)
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  • Leverages Cadence PSpice Technology
  • Preinstalled library with a suite of digital models to enable worst-case timing analysis
  • Dynamic updates ensure you have access to most current device models
  • Optimized for simulation speed without loss of accuracy
  • Supports simultaneous analysis of multiple products
  • (...)
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SPICE-based analog simulation program
TINA-TI TINA-TI provides all the conventional DC, transient and frequency domain analysis of SPICE and much more. TINA has extensive post-processing capability that allows you to format results the way you want them. Virtual instruments allow you to select input waveforms and probe circuit nodes voltages (...)
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Analog engineer's calculator
ANALOG-ENGINEER-CALC — The Analog Engineer’s Calculator is designed to speed up many of the repetitive calculations that analog circuit design engineers use on a regular basis. This PC-based tool provides a graphical interface with a list of various common calculations ranging from setting op-amp gain with feedback (...)
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  • Expedites circuit design with analog-to-digital converters (ADCs) and digital-to-analog converters (DACs)
    • Noise calculations
    • Common unit translation
  • Solves common amplifier circuit design problems
    • Gain selections using standard resistors
    • Filter configurations
    • Total noise for common amplifier configurations
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Reference designs

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Highly-Accurate, Loop-Powered, 4mA to 20mA Field Transmitter With HART® Modem Reference Design
TIDA-01504 This reference design provides a solution for a loop-powered, highly-accurate, field (sensor) transmitter with a HART® modem. The design uses a partially-discrete 4-mA to 20-mA current transmitter, HART modem, microcontroller, and power conditioning blocks in realizing a smart field (...)
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HART-enabled PLC analog input module reference design
TIDA-060020 — This reference design is a single-channel, 4-mA to 20-mA analog input module that supports the highway addressable remote transducer (HART) communication protocol, enabling bidirectional digital communication between field transmitters and programmable logic controllers (PLCs). The loop current (...)
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