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Turck Powerfast Disconnect Switches

TURCK announces the release of its new powerfast disconnect switch which is fully compatible with the powerfast line of TURCK connectivity products. Featuring a rotary disconnect switch, this product offers a means to disconnect power, lock out and tag out a motor for maintenance or replacement, and eliminates the need to hardwire the system, simplifying the process.The powerfast disconnect switch compliments TURCK’s line of powerfast products which provide users with quick disconnect power distribution solutions. This product allows the customer to easily fit a disconnect switch into their power circuits that include motors or other devices which require a means …

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Pepperl+Fuchs CC-Link RFID Controller

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces IC-KP2-2HB18-2V1D IDENTControl compact RFID Controllers with CC-Link communication. CC-Link is a common upper-level bus system used almost exclusively by Mitsubishi PLCs. These CC-link RFID controllers also support CC-Link V2. This functionality facilitates extended cyclic settings resulting in a large data map, making it easier and faster to read and write large amounts of information to the RFID system. These IP67 controllers are fully compatible with any Pepperl+Fuchs RFID read head for low frequency (125 kHz), high frequency (13.56 MHz) or ultra high frequency (915 MHz) operation.“This two-head controller communicates to both read/write heads simultaneously. It also incorporates a …

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Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT Touch K50 Lighted Operators

The Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT® Touch K50 lighted operators, another part of the EZ-LIGHT™ family, are an innovative, cost-effective solution for lean manufacturing and pick-to-light applications with highly visible indication. The K50 lighted operators are easy to activate with the touch of a finger, hand or palm, creating an ergonomic work environment for employees.FEATURES Rugged, cost-effective and easy-to-install solutions for error-proofing and parts-verification applications Compact devices are completely self contained – No controller needed Illuminated dome provides an easy-to-see green job light: some models also light red for alternate operation Waterproof IP69K construction for washdown environments Easy actuation – No force …

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Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT S18L General Purpose Indicator Lights

The Banner Engineering S18L general purpose indicator lights are ideal as stand-alone indicators or enclosed in a panel for numerous application purposes. Models are available with up to three independent colors in one unit and multiple colors to choose from for easy to-to-use indication on the factory floor. The entire translucent diffuser or dome of the S18L provides highly bright LEDs for simple, cost-effective indication.FEATURES Multiple colors available, including green, red, yellow, blue, white, orange, turquoise, violet, sky blue and magenta. Up to three independent colors in one unit. Translucent face appears gray when OFF to avoid false indication. M12 …

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Banner Engineering SSA-EB 30mm Mount E-Stop Buttons

Banner Engineering’s round, 30 mm mount E-Stop buttons are ideal for many emergency stop safety applications with bright, highly visible indication. The easy to install E-Stops are available with two-color yellow and red lighting, red lighting only, or a non-illuminated black base. EZ-LIGHT logic provides an illuminated yellow base when the button is armed and the machine is enabled to RUN or is running, and turns to a flashing red indication whenever the button is pushed. The base of an armed button can also turn to a steady red indication (from yellow) when a STOP condition exists by applying an …

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SMC Pneumatics MY1H Mechanically Jointed Rodless Cylinders

SMC Pneumatics has redesigned their MY1H series of Mechanically Jointed Rodless Cylinders with several design improvements: Piping capability on all four cover surfaces makes it easier to connect the air supply. Auto switch (D-M9x and D-A9x) can be mounted in any desired position with a mounting bracket, making sensor positioning simple. New dust seal band design greatly extends service life due to less contaminants entering the cylinder. Offers a 6% reduction in weight, while maintaining the same mounting and performance. Speed controller can be mounted on the back, reducing the cylinder installation area significantly. Cushion needle adjustment has been moved …

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SMC Pneumatics AS-DPP Speed Controller

SMC Pneumatics’ specialized AS-DPP Speed Controller is constructed with the inlet and outlet on the same surface.  The built-in one-touch fittings minimize installation time, while reducing the mounting height and enabling a more compact machine design.AS-DPP speed controllers accommodates nylon, soft nylon and polyurethane tubing with 4 and 6mm outer diameters.An index plate allows space to affix a label for easy identification.SMC Pneumatics AS-DPP Speed ControllerSMC Pneumatics Technical Datasheets

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SMC Pneumatics LEH Series Electric Gripper

SMC Pneumatics LEH Series of Electric Grippers are now available in 2 finger or 3 finger configurations.  Features Workpiece is not dropped in the event of power loss. Can be used to identify work pieces with different dimensions. Can be ordered with an IP50 dust cover (series LEHZJ). Now offering two types of controllers: Simple setting type and programless type. SMC Pneumatics LEH Series Electric Grippers SMC Pneumatics Technical Datasheets

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Pepperl+Fuchs DK12-11-IO Contrast Sensors

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces DK12-11-IO Series Contrast Sensors. DK12-11-IO sensors reliably detect differences in two colors of media, with a powerful three-color light source that solves even the most difficult contrast applications. Most significantly, these sensors are IO-Link compatible enabling them to provide enhanced configuration options, visibility of the sensor’s color evaluation and a deeper level of control than is attainable with conventional contrast sensors. Additionally, these sensors include Pepperl+Fuchs’ powerful 4-in-1™ output that reduces costs and stock requirements by delivering four output options from a single sensor.“IO-Link opens up an entirely new dimension of configuration and communication of and with sensors,” …

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SMC Pneumatics Series LEY Electric Actuator, Rod Type

SMC Pneumatics announces that their LEY Series of Rod-Type Electric Actuators are now available in 3 motor types: step motor (24VDC), servo motor (24VDC), and new AC servo motor.Features AC servo motor is ideal for high thrust / high acceleration applications (up to 5000mm/sec/sec). Available with Guide rods for lifting or stopping applications with high side load. Programmable up to 64 positions. Now offering two types of controllers: Simple setting type and programless type. SMC Pneumatics LEY Series Electric Actuator, Rod Type SMC Pneumatics Technical Datasheets

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