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Schneider Electric OsiSense XG RFID System

The Schneider Electric OsiSense® XG is used for Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) systems. The market for these systems weighs in at about $5.6 billion and Schneider Electric prides itself in being a solutions provider and expert in the industry for over 15 years. The product’s identification system enables access control, object traceability and identification. Additionally, it’s flexible and its connectivity and openness will improve your system reliability. Benefits include: Easy to configure and connect to your PLC Network Simple configuration of station address No data encryption Integrates with Modbus® RTU, Ethernet Modbus® TCP/IP,DeviceNet, Ethernet IP, Uni-Telway™ and PROFIBUS-DP networks Enhanced …

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Schneider Electric Harmony XB4/5 Multiple-Headed Push Buttons

The Harmony™ XB4/5 multiple-headed push button reduces installation costs and saves space. With up to two push buttons and one pilot light available in one 22 mm mounting hole, the product provides several functions in the same physical space as a single-function device for simple applications. Additionally, metallic XB4 (heavy duty) or plastic XB5 (harsh environment) operators help reduce inventory requirements and energy efficient LED technology provides high contrast illumination with long life operation. Schneider Electric Harmony XB4/5 Multiple-Headed Push Buttons Schneider Electric Technical Datasheets

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Schneider Electric Altivar 32 Variable Speed Drive

Schneider Electric’s newest variable speed drive offering, the Altivar 32, is designed to help meet all of the emerging market requirements within multiple industries. Whether it’s upgrading existing systems or designing new installations, the Altivar 32 is packed with innovations that can increase efficiency and versatility. When used with a synchronous motor, the Altivar 32 can improve energy efficiency by up to 10%. The product integrates simple control functions right into the drive which enables the replacement of simple functions performed by the PLC. Additionally, its slim body design and side-by-side mounting can reduce panel space requirements by 40%. Best …

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Turck NPN Outputs for C-Groove Magnetic Cylinder Position Sensors

TURCK announces that the company’s line of BIM-UNR magnetic cylinder position sensors—designed to mount within C-groove cylinders with no accessories required—has been expanded to include sensors with NPN outputs. BIM-UNR sensors are also now enhanced with a combination mounting screw that grants users the flexibility of choosing a 3/16” (1.3 mm) Allen wrench or a flat-bladed screwdriver for sensor installation. Sensors can be securely mounted with a simple quarter-turn of the mounting screw, which is located in close proximity to the cable exit. This design ensures the sensors remain firmly fastened, even if a cable is pulled. About BIM-UNR SensorsWith …

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Pepperl+Fuchs ML100 Series Photoelectric Sensors

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML100 Series Photoelectric Sensors. These sensors literally shine over competitive sensor options in that they feature a more powerful and brighter light spot to enable longer sensing distances of up to 30 meters (98 ft.), with greater signal strength to reliably “see” through more contaminants that collect on the sensor lens. The new light spot also facilitates easier alignment, even to small objects or reflectors. The ML100 series is cULus listed. “The new light spot is a significant differentiator for the ML100 series, not just in terms of it enabling longer sensing distances and greater signal strength, but …

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Phoenix Contact CLIP PROJECT Professional Marking Software

Phoenix Contact introduces CLIP PROJECT professional software for marking. This marking software allows the user to draw basic shapes and create custom templates. The new drawing capability allows users to create shapes such as circles, squares/rectangles, lines and polylines. Place the objects into a custom template, or use them as needed on single labels. Objects can be resized and moved using “drag and drop,” or by typing in the desired height and width measurements and X and Y coordinates. Line thickness and type (dashed, solid, etc.) can also be determined. The other new feature available in CLIP PROJECT professional is …

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Schneider Electric Magelis STU HMI Panel

The Magelis STU HMI from Schneider Electric does more than give you a crystal clear display and control of all that is happening within your control panel — without even opening the door. It also offers a truly impressive, one-of-a-kind design that easily mounts, without tools, directly onto your control panel through a standard push-button opening. This effectively puts a 3.5” screen through a standard 22mm round hole answering the age-old questions of how to put a square peg, through a round hole. Schneider Electric Technical Datasheets Steven Engineering YouTube Channel

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Phoenix Contact WirelessHART Gateway with Integrated WLAN

All WirelessHART networks need a gateway to communicate and convert information from the WirelessHART network to another network medium. Phoenix Contact’s new WirelessHART Gateway RAD-WGH/WLAN-XD offers gateway factuality between the WirelessHART network and Ethernet or WiFi 802.11 mediums using MODBUS TCP or HART UDP (coming soon) protocols. This converted data is then interfaced to an AMS (Asset Management System) that is typically used to maintain field devices. Unlike other gateways on the market, it features integrated WiFi connectivity, HART modem programmability and is DIN rail-mountable. Process industry professionals can use the new gateway to retrofit existing HART networks or to …

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SMC Pneumatics NCM Adjustable Air Cushion Pneumatic Cylinder

SMC Pneumatics introduces an Adjustable Air Cushion option to their NCM Series of pneumatic cylinders. The NCM is a non-repairable round body actuator with 304 stainless steel exterior body that interchanges with other non-repairable, round body pneumatic actuators. The adjustable air cushion option is used where more kinetic energy absorption is required. It can also be used to reduce end of stroke noise. The new adjustable air cushion option is dimensionally interchangeable and contains the same quality features as their standard NCM. The air cushion option will be available in bore sizes 0.75”, 1.06”, 1.50” and 2.0”. This option is …

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Schneider Electric SoMachine OEM Machine Programming Software

Offering 100% flexibility and optimization, Schneider Electric’s SoMachine software allows the OEM to design, commission and service machines in a single software suite, resulting in a significant competitive advantage. Get to market 25%-40% faster with ONE software environment: one software, one project file, one connection, one download. Schneider Electric Technical Datasheets Steven Engineering YouTube Channel

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