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Month: February 2018

Nexen’s 100% Zero-Backlash Air Champ Spring Engaged Brake

Nexen’s new ZSE Brake Family offers high torque, high speed and zero backlash ideal for holding applications such as: Conveyor Systems, Positioning Indexing, Trunion Tables, and all other Standard Through Shaft Setups. Unlike brakes using leaf springs to transmit torque, the ZSE is zero-backlash up to 100% of its rated holding torque. FEATURES 4 different sizes (450, 600, 800, 1000) for a wide variety of applications Compact housing Bore sizes are available in 3 standard sizes and can be easily customized Holding torque up to 300 Nm Speeds up to 5000 RPM Zero-Backlash up to 100% of rated holding torque …

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IDEC HS5L Series Solenoid Locking Safety Interlock Switch

When you need a small, economical safety interlock switch for equipment or machines requiring solenoid locking, IDEC’s HS5L series provides a quick and effective solution. Up to 13 percent smaller than traditional switches of this kind, HS5L switches are designed to work in limited mounting spaces while still maintaining a 1400N locking strength. The HS5L series is suitable for small packing machines, food & beverage applications, machine tools, injection machines, small doors used in the semiconductor industry and more.  FEATURES Available with 2 or 4 contacts Spring clamp terminals Head removal detection circuitry Two-conduit entry for wiring flexibility Variety of …

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Banner Engineering TL70 Easy Network Connectivity with Wireless Communication Segment

Banner’s new TL70 wireless communication segment makes it easy and affordable to add network connectivity to any TL70 Tower Light with a standard base. The segment houses a Sure Cross® Node and antenna which enables two-way communication between a TL70 and other network devices. This eliminates the hassle and expense of running cable and altering infrastructure to connect devices in a wired network.  FEATURES Easy Installation and Setup: Turn and click the segment into position on a standard TL70 base, bind the Node to a DXM Wireless Controller or Sure Cross Gateway, and begin communicating. Machine inputs power the segment, …

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Phoenix Contact DC Field Device Connectors FDX 20

    Phoenix Contact’s new splice boxes extend the Phoenix Contact fiber-optic range. The FDX 20 series splice boxes ensure continuously reliable data transmission in real time. The compact and uniform design offers generous interior space for the secure connection of fiber optics.   The new FDX 20 series splice boxes feature a compact design, flexible mounting on the DIN rail, and an attractive price level. The FDX 20 series splice boxes are ideally suited as a cross-selling product for media converters and FO switches, because they offer compact solutions for high-speed data transmission in a uniform design.   The …

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Banner Engineering Heavy-Duty LED Light Fixture for High-Temperature Environments

Banner’s WLH60 is a heavy-duty LED light fixture offering best-in-class brightness to illuminate applications in high-temperature environments. Its rugged construction and heat-resistant design will withstand continuous exposure to extreme heat and hazards common to these environments. Like other LED light fixtures from Banner Engineering, the WLH60 will provide years reliable service with no maintenance required. FEATURES Improved visibility in extreme environments:  Approved for use in areas with temperatures of up to 100 °C/212 °F, WLH60 LED lights can be installed in or near high-temperature areas that challenge other lighting solutions, eliminating glare from windows or machine surfaces that protect standard …

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E-T-A 4231-T Class I, Division 2 Hydraulic-Magnetic Circuit Breaker

E-T-A Circuit Breakers is pleased to the announce the new 4231-T Class I, Division 2 Hydraulic-Magnetic Circuit Breaker specifically designed for oil & gas drilling and production, agricultural processing and storage, and saw mill / pulp & paper production.   FEATURES Streamline control systems in hazardous locations: Eliminates the need for NEMA Enclosure and Purge Kits Reduce space required for circuit protection: Space savings of almost 50% per pole compared to other 120VDC Class I, Division 2 circuit breakers on the market Optimize supply chain: E-T-A now offers both 120VAC (4231-T) and 24VDC (ESX10) Class I, Division 2 circuit protection solutions. Product …

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Carlo Gavazzi New DUB72 Series

CARLO GAVAZZI is proud to announce the launch of DUB72, a double under voltage monitoring relay that is approved for use in Class I Division 2 hazardous locations. This relay can be used to help prevent brownouts in 24 VDC supplied systems in any kind of application, including hazardous environments. The DUB72 features two independent set levels and outputs, which allow the use of one as a pre-alarm and the second one as an alarm. With a high powered electromechanical 20 amp relay, the second threshold / relay can be used to directly disconnect a battery or load. Its low-profile …

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Stahlin Enclosures New Expanded J Non-Metallic Enclosure

The Stahlin J Series product line was designed as an industrial enclosure for harsh, aggressive environments.Originally developed as an electrical junction box for the oil refining and petrochem industries, the J series has evolved into a versatile industrial enclosure line. It’s now available in 18 sizes with varied applications for use from high-end electronics to extreme corrosive applications both indoors and out; currently servicing all industrial applications.With over six decades of proven performance the rugged design combined with tough, durable materials, for extreme reliability in tough environments are key attributes of this series.Now, with two new sizes in our most …

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Turck Introduces Backplane Ethernet Extension Protocol (BEEP)

Turck introduces BEEP, the Backplane Ethernet Extension Protocol. BEEP is a new technology that has been integrated into many of their multiprotocol digital block I/O modules. BEEP allows a network of up to 33 devices (1 Master + 32 Slaves) or 480 bytes of data to appear to the PLC as a single device on a single connection using a single IP address. By reducing the number of connections the PLC sees, you will be able to create high density I/O networks and still utilize their low cost PLC. This technology is utilized by making the first device in the …

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Banner Engineering Cost-Effective Safety Light Curtain for Simple OEM Applications

Banner Engineering’s new EZ-SCREEN® LS Basic Series of cost-effective safety light curtains offer the same rugged construction as standard LS models as well as many of the same user-friendly features. Unlike standard LS light curtains, these models have an 8 m range and 23 mm resolution, are available in 10 lengths, and cannot be cascaded. Additionally, connectors and brackets are purchased separately. FEATURES Cost-Effective Price Point: LS Basic light curtains cost approximately 30% less than standard LS light curtains, providing machine builders and end users with a cost-effective solution for simple safeguarding applications. Heavy-Duty Build: Built for a long operational …

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