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Month: December 2015

Banner Engineering TL70 Tower Light Modules

A multicolor module supporting up to three standard colors in a single segment is now available for Banner Engineering’s TL70 tower light. This module has the same brightness and form factor as a single color segment and can be used to replace a three segment tower light – ideal for applications where tower space is at a premium. A TL70 can accommodate one multicolor module per light. A single color segment or audible module may also be used with a multicolor module used in the bottom position.Also available for the TL70 tower light is a loud 101 dB audible module. …

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Banner Engineering Q4X Laser Distance Sensor w/ Dual Outputs & IO-Link

Banner Engineering’s new Q4X dual channel sensor can be configured with dual discrete outputs, providing a single sensor solution for applications such as high/low monitoring for fill level or dancer arms. New functionalities, such as offsets, totalizer, and pulse frequency modulation (PFM) output provide a unique set of tools for solving a wider range of applications. Q4X with IO-Link provides users with additional benefits, such as remote configuration, sensor backup, and easier preventative maintenance. All of these new capabilities continue to reinforce the Q4X as the ultimate problem solving sensor.FEATURES Solves difficult distance-based applications regardless of target surface reflectivity, including …

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Phoenix Contact UNO-UPS Uninterruptible Power Supply

The new UNO-UPS from Phoenix Contact is a compact, 24 V DC solution used to provide standby power in the event of an AC mains power loss. This UPS is perfect for compact controllers, PLCs, an HMI, and other low-power devices. This cost-effective UPS includes an integrated 0.8 Ah VRLA, Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) lead-acid battery. This battery allows for application temperatures from -15°C to +50°C. You can expect this AGM battery to last for up to five years.LEDs indicate the unit’s operational condition. The status may also be communicated to a supervisory control system through the integrated status contacts. Additionally, …

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Phoenix Contact Cable Entry System Multigates

Phoenix Contact continues the expansion of its Cable Entry System (CES) product line with the addition of their low-cost CES Multigates. These space-saving, panel feed-through metal-reinforced cable entry plates offer a high degree of protection (IP66/67) by way of double-membrane sealing. Capable of handling up to 37 cables with an OD from 5 mm up to 60 mm, the CES Multigate product has a UL 94 V-0 flame rating and is oil-resistant (black material).The CES Multigate offers customers another panel feed-through solution, especially in applications where a panel-mounted connector is not preferred. With a single part number, the CES Multigate …

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Phoenix Contact CHECKMASTER 2 Surge Protector Test Device

Introducing Phoenix Contact’s newest automated test equipment for pluggable surge protectors: the CHECKMASTER 2. The CHECKMASTER 2 allows you to check the health status of their surge protection plugs. It thoroughly tests all protective elements such as spark gaps, gas-filled surge arresters, voltage-dependent resistors, and suppressor diodes in a single test cycle.The test results are recorded electronically in accordance with IEC 62305. The CHECKMASTER 2 saves all test results to the internal memory with power supply failure protection. The test reports are available via USB stick for convenient review and processing.FEATURES Convenient, safe, and fast testing Barcode scanner and keypad …

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Newport Electronics Platinum PT Series Temperature and Process Controllers

The Platinum Series family of microprocessor-based PID controllers offer unparalleled flexibility in process measurement. While extremely powerful and versatile, great care has gone into designing a product that is very easy to set-up and use. The automatic hardware configuration recognition eliminates the need for jumpers and allows the firmware to automatically simplify itself, eliminating all menu options that do not apply to a specific configuration. Offered in 1⁄32, 1⁄16, and 1⁄8 DIN sizes, the 1⁄16 and 1⁄8 DIN models can be configured with dual displays.Each unit allows you to select the input type from 9 thermocouple types (J, K, T, …

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Honeywell Sensing & Control NGC Compact Limit Switches

Honeywell Sensing and Control’s MICRO SWITCH™ Compact Limit Switches, NGC Series, are a configurable platform of medium-duty switches that allow you to choose SPDT (single pole, double throw) or DPDT (double pole, double throw) circuitry while maintaining the same housing and mounting footprint throughout the NGC Series. MICRO SWITCH™ NGC Series can be configured more than 380,000 ways, carries global approvals, and are sealed to IP67 for potential use in indoor and outdoor applications.FEATURES SPDT or DPDT configurable circuitry Silver alloy and gold plated contact options Metal and plastic housing options Cable and connector terminations Variety of heads and actuator …

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Honeywell Sensing & Control VF360NT and VF360ST High Sensitivity Latching Sensor ICs

Honeywell Sensing and Control is pleased to announce its High Sensitivity Latching Sensor ICs, VF360NT, VF360ST, AEC-Q100 qualified for use in the transportation industry. AEC-Q100 qualification provides enhanced reliability and quality of electronic components. Components meeting these specifications are often suitable for use in harsh automotive environments without the customer’s need for additional component-level qualification testing. The VF360NT is north pole activated, while the VF360ST is south pole activated.FEATURES Qualified to the AEC-Q100 standard for potential use in automotive applications Fastest response time in its class [1.5 μs] Operate from 30 Gauss typical at 25°C [77 °F] and 55 Gauss …

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Turck M12 Pressure Resistant Sensors

To keep up with advanced manufacturing technologies and the continuously shrinking sizes of applications, Turck is introducing high-pressure inductive sensors in an M12 housing. Previously available in an M18 housing, the introduction of the M12 high-pressure sensor series allows Turck to meet your evolving needs. The new offering is available in two lengths, 78 mm and 56 mm. “We heard from customers, particularly with hydraulics applications, that a more compact high-pressure sensing solution was needed,” said John Murphy, Product Manager. “The M12 high-pressure sensor provides an ideal solution for these applications without sacrificing any performance.”The high-pressure M12 sensor series utilizes a …

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Phoenix Contact PTPOWER 35, 50 & 150 Terminal Blocks

Phoenix Contact introduces three additions to the PTPOWER family. PTPOWER 35, 50, and 150 now extend our reliable spring type connection on conductors up to 300 MCM.Screw-type connections have long dominated larger wire terminations, because a suitable spring version was not available. More customers have requested a spring-type version for the added benefits it offers, including a faster termination as well as consistent connection technology among all connections within their cabinet. PTPOWER fulfills these requirements with a fast, safe, and reliable connection.These high-power blocks have a similar design and accessories to their smaller counterparts in the CLIPLINE complete line, including …

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