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New Literature from Phoenix Contact

HEAVYCON Heavy-Duty Industrial Plug Connectors HEAVYCON plug connector housings from Phoenix Contact are ideal for panel feed-through and protect up to IP65.  These connectors are available with single and double-locking latches for B series inserts and are compatible with a wide variety of connection technologies.  The housings come in a standard gray for extremely demanding requirements, and an EMC housing for sensitive interfaces needing shielding against electrical, magnetic and electromagnetic fields. Sensor/Actuator Cable CMAT Production Reference Guide With Phoenix Contact’s customized sensor/actuator cable (CMAT) system, choose the exact cable length and type needed for a specific application.  These made-to-order cables …

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ABB Low Voltage/SSAC Retirement of DLM Three Phase Monitor Series

SSAC is discontinuing their DLM series of three phase voltage monitors, replacing them with the new universal voltage DLMU and DLMH series. These new models offer extra features without an increase in price. Orders for DLM units (DLM4, DLM6, DLM8, DLM9 and DLM0xxx) will be taken until December 30, 2008, or when stock is depleted. DLM product warranties will remain in effect after the discontinuation date. SSAC DLMU/DLMH Three Phase Voltage Monitors ABB Low Voltage/SSAC Technical Datasheets

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Phoenix Contact ILC 170 ETH 2TX Programmable Controller

Phoenix Contact has added the new ILC 170 ETH 2TX to the recently launched PC WorX programmable ILC 100 series. The ILC 170 features two Ethernet ports with a built-in Ethernet switch, eliminating the need for a separate Ethernet switch in certain applications. This makes it easy to daisychain multiple ILC 170 controllers. Unique to the ILC 170 is an optional removable SD card memory, which provides easy program transfer between ILC 170 controllers. The ILC 170 features a large onboard data and program memory (512 KB) and retentive memory (48 KB).  The ILC 170 has eight digital inputs and four digital outputs (500 mA) …

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Littelfuse Up-LINK Remote Indicating Fuseholder

The Littelfuse Up-LINK® solid state, dead-front fuseholder provides remote fuse status indication without the need to incorporate proprietary network protocols. It features two separate indication modes:  Remote indication for immediate notification to maintenance personnel Local LED indication simplifies locating the open fuse once the panel door is open  Advanced notification is beneficial in limiting expensive downtime, reducing production scrap or minimizing unsafe conditions to personnel. Up-LINK provides remote fuse status communication that can easily integrate with an existing PLC or system. If used in conjunction with a user-programmed PLC, additional information can be communicated such as fuse type, fuse part …

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Product Information from Red Lion Controls

Universal Signal Conditioners The easily programmable IAMS signal conditioner can do it all. Red Lion’s new universal signal conditioners accept voltage, current, RTD, thermocouples, linear resistance, potentiometers, and process signals. The unit provides 3-way isolation, while the output can be a retransmitted voltage or current signal.  The IAMS has over 100 input to output combinations and three models are available. The setpoint model (IAMS0010) allows dual setpoint capability through dual Form A relays. The analog model (IAMS0001) provides a retransmitted analog signal. A third model (IAMS0011) provides both an analog output and relay control. The IAMS has a universal power …

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New Products from Pepperl+Fuchs

Mobile Equipment Sensors Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Mobile Equipment sensors . These IP69K-rated inductive proximity sensors are shocktest rated to 50 G for reliable operation in high shock and vibration environments, can operate in extreme cold (-40 °C/ -40 °F) and heat (+85 °C/ +185 °F), and feature 10x greater radiated field immunity (immunity to mobile radio interference) than standard sensors to satisfy the demanding performance criteria set forth in IEC and SAE mobile equipment standards. They are fully compatible with Deutsch, Weatherpack (Packard) and Amp/Tyco connectors.  Mobile Equipment sensors are available in 12, 18 and 30 mm diameters to deliver 4, …

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Advantech UNO Embedded Automation Computers

Advantech’s UNO series of Embedded Automation Computers are designed to fulfill the needs of mission-critical automation applications. Their embedded design, industrial automation features and advanced computer technology deliver robustness, reliability and flexibility to satisfy customers who are looking for a rugged and compact computing platform with an industrial design and built-in I/O for diverse automation applications. Order Advantech Literature Advantech Technical Datasheets

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Turck M16 powerfast Connectors and Tees for Up To 18 Amps

TURCK announces the new M16 powerfast ™ wiring system for machine power distribution and motor control. Replace hard wiring with a NFPA 79 (National Fire Protection Association Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery) compliant, quick-connect system that saves the time and money normally spent on traditional conduit installations. These 2, 3 and 4-pin connectors and tees provide up to 18 Amps in a compact connector. The cordsets are available with Tray Rated, exposed run PVC flexlife ® cable. All connectors provide IEC IP 67 protection and are rated for 600 Volts and up to 18 Amps. Tees are available with simple connectors or with branches. …

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Phoenix Contact 900MHz Trusted Wireless Ethernet Radio

Phoenix Contact’s new RAD-ISM-900-EN-BD is an industrial radio transceiver that brings Ethernet or serial data onto IP-based networks from remote locations, even in high-interference environments.  The RAD-ISM-900-EN-BD uses the MOTR-9T radio platform, a 1-watt, frequency-hopping spread spectrum (FHSS) transceiver. It operates in the license-free 902-928 MHz ISM band. With the MOTR-9 radio, the user can configure over-the-air data rates up to 500 kbps. Adjustable packet sizes maximize data speed and minimize latency. The radio also incorporates selectable 128/192/256-bit AES encryption to prevent unwanted intrusion and to keep data secure.   Multiple wireless communication streams allow simultaneous Ethernet, I/O control, and serial …

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Pepperl+Fuchs Literature

TERMEX Intrinsically Safe Operator Panels Pepperl+Fuchs introduces TERMEX – a family of intrinsically safe text and graphic displays, FM approved for Class 1/Div 1 areas and ATEX certified for Zone 1 and Zone 22. The operator panels feature a backlit monochrome LC display for flexible and cost-effective operator control. Various communication protocols and fieldbus interfaces (PROFIBUS-DP, Modbus, DF1, etc.) are available. Bebco EPS 6000 Series Purge/Pressurization System The new 6000 series purge/pressurization system from Pepperl+Fuchs has a stainless steel housing that contains the controller, pneumatics, electrical I/O, and programming interface. The programming screen allows easy setup and operation and lets …

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