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Month: May 2010

Turck AS-interface Speed Monitor

TURCK introduces a new AS-interface (AS-i) speed monitor that monitors safety speed and stop conditions on up to two axes. The speed monitor, manufactured by Bihl+Wiedemann, is part of the large range of AS-i safety products distributed by TURCK in the United States. The speed monitor may be quickly programmed using a confi guration push-button or by using AS-i control tools. When the speed falls below the designated threshold, the device sends a signal to AS-i. An integrated chip card records the programmed parameters so the device does not require reprogramming when accessing the machine after a controlled stop. Turck …

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Turck CANopen Gearless Compact Absolute Encoders

TURCK has recently added a CANopen version to its line of F36 absolute encoders. The Kübler by TURCK F36 encoder series is characterized by its compact size, high performance and robust design, making them well suited for drive engineering or medical technology applications. The F36 series is the first optical multiturn encoder without gears on the market, making them completely insensitive to magnetic fields. These encoders feature a hollow shaft diameter up to 10 mm in a device of only 36 mm. Despite its compact design, it is IP67 rated and has a wide temperature range of -30 to 85°C. …

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Banner Engineering 2010 Product Catalog

Banner Engineering’s 2010 Products Catalog showcases products from all divisions, including Sensors, Vision, Wireless, Indicators and Machine Safety. The catalog features multiple navigation options, applications and product comparisons, and detailed specifications for brackets, cordsets and other accessories. 832 pages printed on full color, divided into five product categories. Order Banner Engineering Literature Banner Engineering Technical Datasheets

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Panduit Industrial Automation Brochure

Whether the solutions is for electrical, networking, or control systems, Panduit is uniquely qualified to understand the complexities of plant-level networks and controls. From monitoring production processes to optimizing pathway design, Panduit’s Industrial Automation Solutions ease the deployment of industrial networks and automation control systems to enable expansion of operations, increase collaboration, and enhance productivity. Order Panduit Literature Panduit Technical Datasheets

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Phoenix Contact 16-Port Unmanaged Ethernet Switches

Phoenix Contact expands the SFN and SFNT lines of unmanaged Ethernet switches with the introduction of six new models suitable for standard industrial use, as well as for applications in harsh environments. Both the SFN and SFNT products offer superior price and functional value while providing highly reliable industrial Ethernet connections for a wide range of applications. The new switches have the following features: 14 – 16 10/100 mbps ports One or two multimode fiber (100 mbps) ports with SC connection Plug-and-play simplicity with no software configuration Wide temperature range: -40°C to +75°C (SFNT), 0°C to 60°C (SFN) Redundant power …

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Phoenix Contact Nanoline GSM Modem

The NLC-COM-GSM communication expansion module allows the Nanoline controller to communicate using the Global System for Mobile Communication (GSM) network. This wireless network is the same network that supports cellular phones, providing communication access from virtually anywhere (except Japan). The NLC-COM-GSM allows easy and cost-efficient communication via SMS to remote locations that require simple control capabilities. Examples include: remote pumping or monitoring sites, or any location that has cell phone coverage but does not have pre-existing phone land lines or Ethernet lines. The Nanoline GSM communication expansion module connects to the left of the Nanoline base station and is configured …

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IDEC Force Guided Relays

IDEC Force Guided Relays are used in safety circuits to detect failures such as contact welding and damage to the contact spring. Contacts of a force guided relay are forced to open and close by a guide connected to the armature. Due to requirements of standard EN50205, a force guided relay has independent NO and NC contacts. If a NO contact welds, a NC contact will not close even when the relay coil is turned off (de-energized) and must maintain a gap of at least 0.5 mm. Furthermore, if a NC contact welds, a NO contact will not close when …

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IDEC MicroSmart Pentra RS485 Communication Module

Create even more powerful and flexible control systems with the new RS485 communication module for IDEC’s MicroSmart Pentra PLC. MicroSmart Pentra is the only micro PLC on the market that allows your customers’ controls systems to seamlessly communicate with up to 7 serial devices via RS232C or RS485. With the new FC5A-SIF4 RS485 communication module, MicroSmart Pentra can even talk multiple communication protocols on the same system, making it simple to create a subsystem network using IDEC Datalink protocol or the standard Modbus RTU/ASCII protocol. Only IDEC offers a communication module that enables you to configure up to seven communication …

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Phoenix Contact Push-In Technology Brochure

Push-In Technology is the new generation of modular terminal blocks in Phoenix Contact’s CLIPLINE complete system. It is now possible to wire conductors from 0.34mm² directly and without tools. The special contact spring makes plugging easier than ever and provides high contact quality. Order Phoenix Contact Literature Phoenix Contact Technical Datasheets

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Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT Traffic Lights

Banner Engineering’s EZ-LIGHT high-intensity traffic lights prevent collisions and/or injuries in both indoor and outdoor application environments such as loading docks, parking facilities, car washes and airports. Features Pre-assembled indicators for signaling and traffic control Intense levels of light output for outdoor applications Sun shield included Controlled field of view for signage and narrow lane use Rugged, cost-effective and easy-to-install Compact and completely self-contained – no controller needed One, two or three indicators Immune to EMI and RFI interference NPN or PNP input, depending on models 5-30V dc or 85-130V ac operation Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT Traffic Lights Banner Engineering Technical …

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