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E-T-A Circuit Breaker/Switch Combination 3120

E-T-A Circuit Breakers is pleased to announce the availability of two new connectors for its well-known 3120 circuit breaker product series – making E-T-A the first circuit breaker manufacturer to offer customers a circuit breaker/switch combination with push-in terminal (3120-PT) or plug-in (Y31214001) wire termination options when installing circuit protection into their designs.   Push-in Terminal Connector  Sold as a single component with the appropriate 3120 configurations. (PT specified in terminal configuration of 3120 part number)  Designed for solid wire or wire ferrules, on stranded wire, for correct connection.  When the wire is pushed in, the contact spring opens automatically and …

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NSK Motorized Ball Screw Actuator

NSK has developed a space-saving design by integrating a precision ground ball screw directly into a NEMA 17 stepper motor. This solution eliminates the need for a motor coupling reducing assembly time. The use of a precision ground screw versus a lead screw delivers higher efficiency, lower friction, smoother operation, no backlash, improved rigidity and longer life. FEATURES  Elimination of motor coupling results in compact space-saving design and reduced assembly time  Compared to a lead screw, a precision ground ball screw offers higher efficiency, lower friction, smoother operation, no backlash, improved rigidity, and longer life The higher ball screw efficiency can …

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Turck Compact PROFIsafe / PROFINET Block I/O Module

Turck introduces the TBPN safety block I/O module, which is the first block I/O module to combine both standard and safety inputs/outputs in a single device. The IP67 hybrid modules can be adapted to the specific signal requirements in the machine, and in doing so, it saves valuable space and greatly reduce overall systems costs of their machines.FEATURES PROFINET slave  Integrated Ethernet switch 100 Mbps supported 2 x M12, 4-pin, D-coded, Ethernet fieldbus connection Glass-fiber reinforced housing Shock and vibration tested Potted module electronics Protection classes IP67 / IP69K 7/8″ connector for power supply, 5-pin Two safe digital SIL3-inputs 2 …

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SMC Pneumatics ISA3 Digital Gap Checker

SMC Pneumatics ISA series is a non-contact style air catch sensor for applications requiring confirmation of work present for machining operations. Due to the construction of the sensor, fluctuations in the supply pressure does not influence operations. The ISA series is IP66 rated and is dust proof and drip proof. FEATURES Simple setting Energy saving  Improved drainage resistance  Easy maintenance ISA3 Digital Gap Checker  SMC Pneumatics Technical Datasheets 

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SMC Pneumatics Four Axis Step Motor Controller

SMC Pneumatics has added an Ethernet/IP version to their JXC series of 24VDC step motor controllers. Four electric actuators can be controlled within one package, simplifying wiring and economizing space. Further, the coordination of complex movements has been added. These movements include 2-axis arc or circular interpolation, 3-axis linear interpolation, and 4-axis synchronous positioning. FEATURES  Linear/circular interpolation Positioning/pushing operation Step data input (max. 2048 points) Space saving, reduced wiring 4-axis synchronous control Absolute/relative position coordinates instructions EtherNet/IP or Parallel I/O Four Axis Step Motor Controller  SMC Pneumatics Technical Datasheets 

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IDEC SE2L Safety Laser Scanner

The new SE2L safety sensor from IDEC ensures the safety of humans in a hazardous area, or those approaching the machine. One SE2L protects a wide area (270° and 5m) and can be used in a variety of applications such as large-sized systems or long conveyor lines. The stop area can be made smaller by detecting approach at the additional protection zone to start slowdown (conventional configuration of one protection zone + two warning zones is possible). An SE2L can monitor two separate hazardous areas to stop machines when detecting the access of humans. No reflective sensor is necessary, thus eliminating …

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Schneider Electric Zelio Solid State Relays

We are pleased to announce Schneider Electric’s line of Zelio Solid State Relays continues to grow with an expanded DIN and panel mount offer. The SSLM Solid State I/O Relay series exchanges discrete control signals in automation systems. The modular SSM series has new 1-Phase and 3-Phase relay models with integrated heat sinks and current switching up to 55A. Finally, the new SSP1 series offers panel mount solutions with load outputs up to 125A at 660Vac. These new models offer DC, zero-cross, and random AC switching, and thermal pad options along with a broad array of heat sinks. All Zelio …

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Phoenix Contact PLD 400/600 LED Cabinet Lights

Phoenix Contact’s PLD “Phoenix Lighting Device” product family has expanded and now includes IP20 in-cabinet LED lighting. Within this new offering are two performance classes for AC and 24 V DC applications. Both variants incorporate the highest quality 50,000-hour LED technology and patented tool-free installation, at a cost-effective price. PLD 600 Class Product Features:   Wide range AC input 85-265 V AC  Low power consumption (10 W)  Daisy-chainable via 3-pole connection  Built-in motion detector  Variants with country-specific sockets  Mounting via tool-free clips, magnets, or screw tabs  PLD 400 Class Product Features:  24 V DC supply voltage Low power consumption (1.5 – …

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Banner Engineering Asset and Condition Monitoring in Two Easy Steps

Banner Engineering’s new Performance –P14 Node and MultiHop –H14 Modbus Slave make it easy to add a monitoring point to a wireless network. Step One: Select one I/O from multiple available options.Step Two: Wire a sensor into the easy-to-access wiring terminals inside the node. Both units feature an integrated D-cell battery to facilitate integration into wireless networks where access to power is not readily available. Each device offers a number of input options to support the monitoring of a broad range of assets or conditions and is capable of performing counting functions. FEATURES AVAILABLE INPUTS  Configurable discrete inputs Configurable analog …

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Banner Engineering VE Series Smart Camera

VE Series Smart Cameras combine powerful inspection tools and capabilities with ease of use to maximize inspection uptime and facilitate rapid implementation.FEATURES Free and easy-to-use Vision Manager Software provides a number of tools and capabilities that enable VE Series sensors to solve a wide range of applications   Runtime editing capability reduces costly downtime and the software emulator allows for offline building and troubleshooting of applications  Factory communications (Ethernet/IP, Modbus/TCP, and PROFINET) for integration on the manufacturing floor  Six optically isolated I/O and an external light connector  Two-line, eight-character onboard display provides sensor information and focus number which makes it easy …

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