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IDEC 22mm Flush Mount Switches

As one of the top switch manufacterers in the world, IDEC has a reputation for making switches with the highest levels of quality, technology and safety. Their super bright 22mm CW switches are no exception! Projecting only 2.5mm when mounted on a panel, these switches provide a sleek, updated look. In fact, the unique 3-across contact block design only protrudes 39.9mm behind the panel, the shortest depth behind the panel in their class. Perfect for any application requiring a hygienic surface, the smooth design cuts down on surface area, preventing dust and other particles from accumulating and making regular cleaning …

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Pepperl+Fuchs Transmitter Power Supplies with SIL3 Protection

Four new power supplies have been added to Pepperl+Fuchs’ family of K- and H-System intrinsic safety solutions. Single-channel KCD2-STC-Ex.1ES and KFD2-STC4-Ex1.ES transmitter power supplies are assembled to the 35 mm DIN mounting rail with power rail. HiC2025ES and HiD2025ES transmitter power supplies are mounted on prewired termination boards. These modules provide internal diagnostics information using a single failure signal, and are designed for intrinsically safe applications up to SIL3 according to EN61508. “The advantage of these power supplies is that only a single transmitter is required to construct an intrinsically safe signal circuit for SIL3. Historically, for SIL3 this was …

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Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT K50L Sealed Audible Indicators

The EZ-LIGHT K50L Sealed Audible Indicators from Banner Engineering provide sealed versions of the popular K50 for use in harsh, washdown environments. This product will function efficiently in the food and beverage industry, processing lines, car washes, and areas prone to high levels of moisture. Features Rugged, cost-effective and easy-to-install indicators with audible alarm Fully sealed and rated IP67 or IP69K, depending on model Compact devices are completely self-contained – no controller needed Immune to EMI and RFI interference Loud audible alarm with intensity adjustment on IP67 Models 12 to 30V dc operation Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT K50L Sealed Audible Indicators …

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Pro-face AGP4104 HMI with Ethernet Connectivity

Pro-face America, North American division of Digital Electronics, the global leader of Human Machine Interface (HMI), Operator Interfaces, and Industrial Computers, announces the release of the AGP4104. The AGP4104 is a 3.5” HMI with Ethernet connectivity, and represents an expansion to the existing serial communication series of compact operator interfaces. The Ethernet connection simplifies the user’s option to connect to a vast selection of third party PLC’s, drives, bar code readers, and other devices. The AGP4104 is programmed using the free edition of the Pro-face development software allowing the programmer to select from a comprehensive list of communication drivers and …

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Phoenix Contact Quint DC-DC Power Converters

Phoenix Contact announces four new DC-DC converters in the QUINT power family. These new converters offer more voltage conversion options and include SFB technology and Power Boost. DC-DC converters can solve many problems commonly associated with DC power systems. From voltage isolation to increasing or decreasing voltage levels, these new DC-DC converters make it easy to create the reliable power systems your application demands. DC-DC converters are ideal for boosting voltage over long wire runs, regulating battery voltage output and isolating ground loops. These DC-DC converters also feature selective fuse breaking (SFB) technology, just like the popular Quint SFB power …

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Pepperl+Fuchs AS-Interface Handheld with Programming Cables

The new Pepperl+Fuchs AS-Interface handheld programmer is 3.0 compatible, with additional functionality for safety modules, and includes semiautomatic addressing. To make your life easier, it’s now available as a kit that includes a power supply and four programming cables. The programmer, cables, and power supply are neatly packed into a convenient carrying case. You’ll never need to go on a hunt for an AS-Interface programming cable again, as these four cables will handle most AS-Interface modules or devices. Programming cables in the kit are: Cable with addressing jack – Used to program all AS-Interface modules with a programming jack including …

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Pepperl+Fuchs RFID Read Head

RFID read head IQT-F116-R4M-V1 from Pepperl+Fuchs conforms to the popular and open 13.56MHz ISO 15693 standard. This new RFID read head for stand-alone or multi-drop applications offers a new simplified protocol. Up to 30 RFID read heads can be tied together on one network and brought back to your PC or PLC. The low-profile design is great for AGVs (Automated Guided vehicles) or mounting under shallow conveyor sections. Product highlights include: Continuous read option for point-to-point applications 30 read heads can be connected in multi-drop applications 200 mm M12 pigtail for easy connection and removal 130 mm maximum read/write range …

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Schneider Electric XUK8 Photoelectric Sensor

Schneider Electric’s OsiSense™ XUK8 photoelectric sensors are ideal for your conveying applications. It is the first AC/DC diffuse with adjustable background suppression (BGS) photoelectric sensor with relay output in a small compact housing. Features With 0.75 meter sensing distance in BGS applications, the XUK8 is Best In Class for such a modest size. In addition to relay output, multiple timing functions (one shot and on/off delay) are standard features. The DC version adds additional sensing distance for precise detection up to 1 meter. The set up is done with one teach on the background for less than 5% error at …

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Schneider Electric XUE-AA Photoelectric Laser Sensor

In the hoisting and material handling industry, precise measuring is an indispensable feature for protecting your installations. The OsiSense XUE photo-electric sensor by Schneider Electric enables very precise positioning of movements in an automated warehouse. It also enables detection of the proximity of another overhead traveling crane and immediately stops it if there is a risk of collision. This sensor can also monitor the radius of paper or metal strip rolls. The measuring repeat accuracy is to within a few millimetres throughout its sensing distance. The sensing distance is 6 or 30 metres, depending on the detection mode selected. Detection …

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Mersen USBB UltraSafe Bus Bar System

Mersen USBB UltraSafe bus bar systems are intended for use with UltraSafe Class CC (USCC) and Midget (USM) fuse holders. The USBB delivers safe and reliable combination of circuits in a compact design. Bus bar systems reduce installation time when compared to wire solutions, offer space savings and deliver touch-safe, shock resistant solutions to panel builders and designers. Features Decrease installation when compared to wire solutions Save panel space with compact design and footprint Reduce shock hazards with touchsafe cover (included) Eliminate excess costs associated with terminal blocks and labor for wire installation Increase design flexibility Environmentally conscious, RoHS compliant …

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