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Month: May 2012

Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT K80FL Multicolor Indicator

Banner’s K80FL is a unique, specialized product with a large flat face for clear feedback in various indication applications.Features Selection of solid or flashing light operation with internal DIP Switch Multicolor, single segment Bright, even LED light; gray when OFF Unique shape for use in various indication applications Sealed to IP67 for durability in many environments Large, flat face allows for clear indication from greater distances Transparent self-adhesive cover labels can be printed for easy identification Product Overview 1-, 2- and 3-color models with up to nine different colors available 12 to 30V dc operation Two user-selectable flash rates Banner …

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Turck Eight-Port AIM Station for AS-I Networks

TURCK introduces the new IP67-rated FAS8 Advanced I/O Module (AIM) station, the latest addition to the company’s line of AIM stations for AS-interface® (AS-i) networks. Previously only available in four-port configurations, the FAS8 provides users with an eight-port AIM station model.The FAS8 station includes one digital PNP I/O signal per port, with an option for 2 Amp outputs. Providing the highest level of compatibility with industrial networking requirements, the station is designed to meet the latest AS-I V3.0 specification, allowing increased communication options for analog data and detailed diagnostic information.Featuring PNP short-circuit protected inputs, the FAS8 automatically restricts current to …

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Banner Engineering EZ-LIGHT S18DL Daylight Visible Indicators

Banner Engineering has added a new daylight-visible model to their EZ-LIGHT S18 line of color indicators.  These new indicators come with a clear cover and more focused light output to provide greater visibility in high ambient light conditions.Features Up to three independent colors in one unit Translucent face appears gray when off to avoid false indication M12 Euro connector models available for plug and play indication Wide 180º field of view Wide 10 to 30V dc operating range allows for use in battery powered mobile applications Available with PNP or NPN input, depending on model IP69K rated to withstand harsh wash-down …

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Phoenix Contact General Industrial Sensor/Actuator Boxes

Phoenix Contact has released its next generation of sensor/actuator boxes (SACBs) for use in the general industrial sector. For the first time, the SPEEDCON half-turn locking design that has become widely accepted in a metal thread is now offered in a rugged plastic thread. These new SPEEDCON boxes will replace the existing standard plastic thread boxes, and are priced 25 percent lower than the SPEEDCON metal thread boxes.Passive sensor boxes are easy to install in the field. They are machine-mountable, save time, space and money when compared to hard-wiring I/O connections. SACBs have multiple functions and options to suit any …

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Phoenix Contact Process Fieldbus Infrastructure

The Process Fieldbus Infrastructure solutions from Phoenix Contact offer connectivity from the process controller to the field devices for Foundation Fieldbus or Profibus PA applications. Solutions are provided for both the control cabinet and the field.Fieldbus isolated power supplies provide power while allowing digital communications to one segment. In the field, preconfigured field junction boxes with device couplers offer device connectivity and process protection.Together with redundant bulk power, surge protection and cabling cordsets, the line provides a complete connection architecture. The Fieldbus line was designed specifically to meet the tough requirements of the process environment.POWER SUPPLIES Each DIN rail-mounted fieldbus power …

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Schneider Electric XUMT Photoelectric Sensors

The OsiSense XUMT photoelectric sensor from Schneider Electric is an ideal choice to detect bottles and other transparent glass or plastic objects on conveyors. A potentiometer simplifi es the adjustment of the beam accuracy. It functions without being affected by ambient light.With only 5 model numbers to cover all standard requirements, the OsiSense XUMT sensor is as easy to select as it is to install and set up. Its compact format helps you integrate it into all your machines. An IP67 degree of protection helps ensure interference-free operation even in severe industrial environments.Schneider Electric XUMT Photoelectric SensorsSchneider Electric Technical Datasheets

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Schneider Electric XUM8 Photoelectric Sensors

The Schneider Electric OsiSense XUM8 photoelectric sensors are designed to meet the challenging task of detecting a packed product, letter, or parcel on a packaging line while overcoming various interference, such as the movement of operators and other conveyors in the background. With integrated foreground suppression (FGS) or background suppression (BGS), the XUM8 sensors provide an ideal solution for conveying applications within the packaging sector.The XUM8 sensor is intended to meet your needs for all types of packages, sizes, colors, and ambient lighting conditions at a sensing distance from 20 to 300 mm. A visible red beam makes setup easier.Schneider …

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Phoenix Contact VALVETRAB-MS Surge Protectors for Photovoltaic Systems

Phoenix Contact’s new VALVETRAB-MS series provides protection for the solar grid array side and the inverter side of photovoltaic (PV) systems.  These surge protectors guard against damaging voltage surges due to lightning and other disturbances, providing increased system availability and limiting costly damages.FEATURES Remote monitoring using dry contacts Pluggable DIN rail mount surge protection Visual and remote status monitoring features 30 kA Max. discharge surge current – Imax (8/20) μs Leakage current free option Testable with CHECKMASTER Replaceable modules available Phoenix Contact VALVETRAB-MS Surge Protection for PV Systems Phoenix Contact Technical Datasheets

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Banner Engineering K30L Pushbutton Indicators

Banner Engineering’s K30L lighted 22 mm mount pushbuttons offer a simple operator interface solution. In applications requiring an electrically isolated light and button, the machine controller chooses when to turn the light on and off.Features Rugged, lighted operator guidance with up to three colors in one unit Ideal replacement of isolated dry contact pushbuttons with standard 22 mm base mount Long-life LEDs for low maintenance operation Robust IP65 rated pushbutton works well in many environments Fully enclosed for use in panels or mounted directly on machine Variety of colors available for customized indication Easy installation with quick disconnect models 1-, …

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Phoenix Contact Valueline Flat-Panel Monitors

Phoenix Contact has added a new flat-panel variant to the Valueline product range, an extremely popular line of industrial PCs.These new industrial-grade flat-panel monitors currently range in screen size from 12 to 19 inches, while the Valueline industrial PC ranges from 15 inches to a 24-inch widescreen version. The DVI and VGA ports on the flat-panel monitor allow it to be used with any Phoenix Contact Valueline blind-node IPC or any other PC that requires a display.These monitors can be mounted in a panel door, as a stand-alone or in a modern VESA-mount fashion. Phoenix Contact Valueline Flat-Panel MonitorsPhoenix Contact …

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