DALION

BACnet DALI Lighting Controller

The DALION controller allows bidirectional communication between DALI (Digital Addressable Lighting Interface) and BACnet systems. It integrates many functionalities to ease the installation of the DALI lighting control system on BACnet networks.


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Four DALI Channels

The DALION-4 model is equipped with four independent DALI channels. The DALION gateway can control up to 256 DALI devices. This is 64 devices with 16 groups and 16 scenes per channel.

BACnet support

The Ethernet interface is used to communicate with the BACnet/IP protocol. DALI channels, groups, lamps and scenes are accessible through BACnet standard objects such as; Analog Value, Analog Output, Analog Input.

Web Interface

A responsive web interface allows configuration and commissioning. The user interface is accessible on several electronic devices such as computers, iPhone, Android and tablets. Therefore, no special software is required.

DALI-2 Support

Can integrate up to 32 DALI-2 input devices (control devices) per DALI channel. Light sensors, occupancy sensors and buttons can be configured via the web interface and made accessible to BACnet.

Scheduler

The scheduler allows to controls the lights intensity at specific times.

Tunable White

Support for DALI Type 8 (DT8) drivers with Tc control.

Integrated Ethernet switch

It incorporates a two-port Ethernet switch, allowing multiple DALION gateways to be daisy-chained.

Diagnosis

Many counters are available to help with the diagnostic of network problems for the DALI, BACnet and Ethernet interfaces.

Compact Design & DIN rail

Compact design with DIN rail mount.

Web Interface

The web user interface adapts to all screen sizes. It allows modifying system settings as well as performing the DALI devices commissioning.

Ready

Adjustment of the light from warm white to daylight thanks to the compatibility with DALI Type 8 (DT8) drivers.

Input Devices

Support for the integration of DALI-2 sensors and buttons.

Built-In Networks

DALI

Each DALI channel can control up to 64 DALI devices with 16 groups and 16 scenes.

DALI commissioning and configuration via web interface.

Support for IEC 62386 DALI devices;
Fluorescent lamps – 201 (device type 0)
D.C. voltage – 206 (device type 5)
LED modules – 207 (device type 6)
Switching function – 208 (device type 7)
Colour control – 209 (device type 8)
Input devices – Push buttons – 301
Input devices – Occupancy sensor – 303
Input devices – Light sensor – 304.

Integrated DALI packet analyzer.

BACnet

Uses the BACnet/IP protocol.

Allows controlling DALI ballasts and drivers individually, by group or by channel.

Uses Analog Input objects for the feedback of lamps, groups and channels.

Uses Analog Output objects for the control of lamps, groups and channels.

Uses Multi-State Output objects to recall, store and erase DALI scenes.

Supports BACnet COV (Change of Value) services.

Many counters are available to help with the diagnostic of network problems.

Web Interface

All the configuration can be performed through the Web Interface.

DALI devices commissioning and testing.

Network configuration.

Model DALION-4
Power supply 24VAC/DC, 50/60Hz
Dimension 157 x 86 x 59 mm, 6.181″ x 3.386″ x 2.323″ (L x W x H)
Fixation DIN rail
Operating temperature 0 °C to 40 °C
DALI channels 4
DALI power supply An external power supply is required
Ethernet interface 2, RJ45 port, 100BASE-T, BACnet/IP, HTTP
Firmware Upgradable firmware

Ordering information

Model Number Model Description
DALION-4 BACnet/IP – DALI, DALION controller with 4 DALI channels

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