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Month: June 2017

Schneider Electric XCSR RFID Safety Sensor

The new, XCSR contactless RFiD safety sensor from Telemecanique Sensors provides a high level of protection in a compact, highly tamper-proof, and easy-to-install device.The XCSR sensor is TüV certified with a Cat4/PL e – SIL3 rating. This essentially means that when you install the XCSR RFiD safety sensor, your dangerous machine area is sealed off by a product with the highest rated safety level.The XCSR contactless RFiD safety sensor not only enhances safety because of it’s extremely high performance rating, it also enhances safety because it is highly tamper-proof. The ready-to-use transponder and reader are factory-paired and sold together with …

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Banner Engineering WLS15 LED Strip Light

The new WLS15 from Banner Engineering is a professional grade LED strip light that makes it easy and very cost-effective to illuminate equipment and work spaces for improved efficiency, productivity, and safety. It installs in just a few minutes and has a sleek, low-profile design that fits into very tight spaces. Once installed, the WLS15 will provide years of bright, even illumination with no hot spots.FEATURES Compact, Low-Profile Design: The slim, space-saving 15mm profile of the WLS15 enables installation in confined areas without disrupting the work environment, or obstructing sightlines. Rugged IP67 Construction: Built with a sturdy aluminum inner frame …

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Honeywell Sensing & Control SZL-VL Limit Switch Upgrades

Honeywell is pleased to announce an upgrade to the MICRO SWITCH SZL-VL Series Limit Switch effective May 16, 2017, offering the potential use in a wide variety of applications.The new product features include the addition of positive opening contacts (side rotary version only), enhanced sealing level to IP67; NEMA 1, 12, 13, extended the temperature range, and added CCC certification.The upgraded design includes modified seals, housing and a new design cable gland to improve seal performance. The housing design and mounting hole pattern remain the same. Any dimensional changes do not exceed more than 1mm. The SZL-VL-S Series miniature-type limit …

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Banner Engineering A-Gage Mini-Array Light Screens

Banner Engineering’s A-GAGE MINI-ARRAY measuring light screens are now available in cost-effective, easy-to-install two-piece models that feature 9.5mm (3/8 inch) beam spacing. This two-piece system consists of an emitter and receiver and requires no separate controller.FEATURES Two-piece (emitter and receiver) array system simplifies installation and reduces the downtime and costs associated with deploying arrays that require a separate controller 9.5mm (3/8 inch) beam spacing is capable of resolutions as small as 12.7mm (1/2 inch) to provide finer levels of detection than previously possible using two-piece MINI-ARRAY Series light screens Pre-configured interlaced optical pattern provides the smallest minimum object detection capability …

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Harting MICA Mini-Industrial-Computer w/ EtherCAT Board

HARTING’s Mini-Industrial-Computer MICA®, winner of the prestigious 2016 HERMES Award for industrial innovation, now is available with an EtherCAT board, allowing data to be collected directly from industrial production networks, preprocessed and forwarded to IT systems via standard protocols such as OPC UA or MQTT. Thanks to MICA®s modular hardware concept, which allows you to incorporate individual function boards, the other advantages of this mini-industrial PC are retained, like compliance with important industrial standards.MICA®s modular Open Source Software Architecture makes it the ideal solution for developing edge and cloud applications in production. Creating the EtherCAT functionality as an internal function …

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Harting Han-Modular Twin w/ Angular Housing

With its new angular housing, HARTING’s Han-Modular® Twin provides users with a particularly compact and customizable connector solution that’s ideal for applications like motor connection, especially for larger motors up to 70A. The Han-Modular® Twin has the appearance of a small format IP65 connector. Fitted at a right angle to the motor, the 39x44mm angular housing takes the place of the terminal box, making for a very user-friendly connection. The hood is in two parts – an upper part with the cable inlet and the carrier housing underneath. This design feature makes it easier to fit the inserts into the …

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Banner Engineering LTF Laser Measurement Sensors w/ IO-Link

Banner Engineering’s popular long-range L-GAGE® LTF laser sensor is now available in models featuring two independently configurable discrete outputs and the IO-Link industrial protocol, which enables robust two-way communication between the sensor and a master device. LTF series sensors offer tremendous accuracy over long distances and provide reliable detection regardless of target color, material or reflectivity.FEATURES Remote configuration: Device parameters can be read and altered remotely, even while inspections are ongoing, enabling quick configuration and minimizing downtime for product changeover. Remote monitoring: You can access sensor level data in real-time, make decisions based on that data, and receive real-time status …

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