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Month: May 2011

Phoenix Contact Quint Diode Modules

Reliability is key for robust power systems. The new Quint Diode modules are designed for redundant solutions that require isolation and N+1 redundancy. Two versions are available: one for 12-24 V DC operation and another for 48 V DC applications. The power supplies’ housings are made of extruded aluminum. This gives them an excellent cooling characteristic and a longer service life. To create a fully redundant wiring sequence, the Quint Diodes offer two “+” and “-” wiring terminals. It is now possible to wire both “+” and “-” from the power supply to the load distribution point. Compared to typical …

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IDEC LF1E LUMIFA LED Light Strips

IDEC’s LF1E LUMIFA LED Light Strips provide consistent illumination levels, regardless of cold operating conditions. These light strips are designed to be used in freezer or refrigerated display cases with ambient temperature as low as -40 degrees C, while maintaining a long service life. LF1E LED light strips perform well in cold tem- peratures, providing uniform lighting for products while producing low levels of heat, saving energy since the refrigeration or freezer unit will not have to compensate for heat generated by the light. The LF1E series of light strips are available in Cool White (Temp: 5000K) or Warm White …

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IDEC LF1D/LF2D LUMIFA LED Flush-Mount Light Strips

IDEC now offers LF1D LUMIFA light strips with diffused illumination to prevent glare and reflection, as well as a new line of LF2D LUMIFA light strips with all the features from the LF1D in a new, low-profile version! The rugged construction of both LF1D and LF2D make them ideal for machine tools or food and beverage processing equipment. And it doesn’t hurt that LF1D and LF2D are the brightest in their class at 66.6 Lumen/Watt (Slim) and 67.2 Lumens/Watt (Wide). These light strips are durable enough for harsh environments, while also being designed to provide vibrant light at the center …

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Phoenix Contact Contactron Upgrade

The Contactron has received a short circuit current rating (SCCR) up to 100 kA (according to UL 508). This means it is suitable for use on a circuit capable of delivering not more than 5 kArms symmetrical amperes, 500 V maximum. It is also suitable for use on a circuit capable of delivering up to 100 kArms symmetrical amperes, 500 V maximum when protected by a 30 A class J or CC fuse. Phoenix Contact Contractron Motor Starter Phoenix Contact Technical Datsheets

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Phoenix Contact M12 Outdoor Signal and Data Plug Connectors

Phoenix Contact’s new line of signal and data plug connectors is designed for use outdoors. The M12 Outdoor product line guarantees dependable connections and a high level of reliability even at temperatures between – 40 and +105 degrees Celsius. The product line offers simple and flexible installation. It not only withstands extreme temperatures, but also resists salts, acids, oils and chemicals. The material used is also highly resistant to UV radiation and ozone. The 4-position M12 connector features a stainless steel thread and coupling nut. Phoenix Contact offers a complete range of products to wire sensors/ actuators for outdoor use. …

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Rittal TopTherm Filter Fan Line

Rittal is excited to announce the launch of the new TopTherm Filter Fan Line. The product line has been designed to step up to 21st Century demands with the latest in technology and efficiency. And, it’s designed to make installation and upgrades fast and smooth without any tools and at the same competitive price! Thanks to its well-known quick-fit mounting technology, TopTherm filter fans easily snap into prepared mounting cutouts. For an easy transition, the new filter fans are compatible with mounting cutouts of existing Rittal filter fans. Fan motors can be reversed just as easily to change the airflow …

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Phoenix Contact Variosub CAT6A Push-Pull RJ45 Connectors

The Variosub product family of 10 G data connectors has been expanded with the addition of our new CAT6A Push-Pull RJ45 connectors and matching panel-mount 10 Gigabit female insert. This new-generation connector supports signal transmission speeds of up to 10 Gigabits per second over a maximum distance of 100 meters. These IP67 connectors are suitable for all industrial Ethernet applications such as PROFINET and EtherNet/IP. Phoenix Contact Variosub CAT6A Push-Pull RJ45 Connectors Phoenix Contact Technical Datasheets

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Phoenix Contact Industrial M12 Speedcon Mini-B USB Receptacle and Plug Cable Assemblies

Phoenix Contact’s new ruggedized industrial M12 Mini-B USB product line is suitable for harsh industrial applications that require secure and reliable connection between industrial devices and PC peripherals. The M12 Mini-B USB receptacle and cables meet USB 2.0 with a transfer rate of 480 Mbit/s. These IP67 protected connectors use the Speedcon connection system – just a quarter turn ensures positive locking and high cable retention, and reduces connection time by 90 percent compared to standard connector threads. Applications include: Factory automation (USB gateway, controllers) Factory and process control devices (motors, actuators, motion controllers) Industrial computers, controllers, printers, barcode scanners …

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Phoenix Contact Heavycon Single Module Plastic Housing

The new Heavycon single module plastic housing from Phoenix Contact allows any single wide module from the HEAVYCON modular series to be mounted internally. The housing enclosure provides IP65 protection, strain relief and quick, snap-locking tabs for easy housing connection. The cutout for the panel-mounting base uses the same dimensions as the standard A10 series. Additionally, coding pins are available to prevent the mis-mating of connectors when more than one connector solution is being used side-by-side. For high-current applications, the ground wire must be carried through the housing using the number 1 position of the module. To further indicate the …

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Red Lion Controls Panel-Mounted Cellular Antenna

Red Lion announces the release of a panel-mounted cellular antenna for use with the embedded modems of the Data Station Plus, Modular Controller and G3 series HMIs. This new antenna can be mounted outside of the enclosure, providing stronger signal reception than a direct–mount antenna. The antenna mounts via a simple through-hole connection, forming a watertight seal at its base. The antenna is ideally suited for applications in which the G3, Data Station or Modular Controller are mounted in metal enclosures, which can limit the devices’ ability to maintain a strong cellular connection. Mounting the antenna outside of the enclosure …

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