IzoT FT 6000 EVK

The IzoT FT 6000 EVK is a complete hardware and software platform for creating or evaluating LON, LonTalk/IP-FT, BACnet/IP-FT, and BACnet MS/TP devices based on the Series 6000 Smart Transceivers and Neuron® Processors.

Key Features

  • Supports the development of LonTalk/IP-FT, BACnet/IP-FT, BACnet MS/TP, and ISO/IEC 14908-1/14908-2 LON FT compatible devices using Echelon Series 6000 processors
  • Supports the development of ISO/IEC 14908-1/14908-2 LON FT compatible devices using Echelon Series 3100 and Series 5000 processors
  • Includes two FT 6000 EVB evaluation boards with sample I/O hardware for initial application development and testing
  • Includes the IzoT NodeBuilder software for application development and IzoT Commissioning Tool EVK Edition for easy installation and testing of control networks
  • Includes one IzoT Router with FT and Ethernet interfaces
  • Includes five FT 6050 Smart Transceiver chips for initial prototyping of custom hardware
  • Includes plug-in for the free open source Wireshark network protocol analyzer that can be used to capture, analyze, characterize, and display network packets so you can pinpoint network or device faults and identify potential solutions

Tech Specs

PC Requirements


Operating System

Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit and 32-bit) or Windows 7 (64-bit and 32-bit) or Windows XP with SP3 (32-bit)

Minimum Hardware

  • Intel Pentium III 1.3 GHz processor or faster, and meeting the minimum Windows requirements for the selected version of Windows
  • 2 GB RAM

Processor Clock

  • 10MHz input clock
  • 5MHz to 80MHz system clock

Neuron C I/O Objects

  • Bit, byte, nibble input/output
  • Bitshift input/output
  • Dallas Touch input/output
  • Dual slope input (for low-cost A/D)
  • Edge divide output
  • Edgelog input
  • Frequency output
  • Infrared input
  • Infrared pattern output
  • I2C input/output
  • Level detect input
  • Magcard bitstream input
  • Magcard track 1 and 2 input (for ISO 7811 input)
  • Muxbus input/output (multiplexed address/data)
  • Neurowire input/output (National Semiconductor Microwire and Motorola SPI compatible)
  • One shot output, ontime input, period input, pulse width output
  • Parallel input/output
  • Pulse count input/output
  • Quadrature input
  • SCI (UART) serial input/output
  • SPI serial input/output
  • Serial input/output
  • Total count input
  • Touch input/output (Maxim/Dallas 1-Wire® protocol-compatible)
  • Triac and stretched triac output
  • Triggered count output
  • Wiegand input

Neuron C Network Communication Extensions

  • Functional blocks
  • Network variables (datapoints)
  • Configuration properties
  • Application and foreign-frame messages

BACnet/IP-FT and BACnet MS/TP supported device profiles

  • B-SS – Smart Sensor
  • B-SA – Smart Actuator
  • B-ASC – Application Specific Controller
  • B-AAC – Advanced Application Controller

BACnet/IP-FT and BACnet MS/TP supported BACnet object types

  • Analog Input
  • Analog Output
  • Binary Input
  • Binary Output
  • Device Object

BACnet/IP-FT and BACnet MS/TP supported services

  • Change of Value (COV)
  • Read Property
  • Read Property Multiple
  • Write Property
  • Application Image Download
  • Out of Service

FT 6000 EVK Specifications



FT 6050 Smart Transceiver

Processor Clock

  • 10MHz Input clock
  • 5MHz to 80MHz system clock

Processor Memory

  • 64KB on-chip RAM
  • 16KB on-chip ROM
  • 512KB external serial flash memory, mapped to 64KB Neuron memory space basted on IzoT NodeBuilder hardware template definition

Operating Input Voltage

+9 to 12VDC unregulated

External I/O Power

Combined +5V and +3.3V current not to exceed 100mA

External Power Supply

100 to 240VAC; 50 or 60Hz

Operating Temperature

0 to +45°C

Non-operating Temperature

-20 to +70°C


140mm x 105mm x 30mm

EMC Compliance

EN 55022 Class k

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