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Month: March 2018

Carling Technologies BD-Series Battery Disconnect Switch

Carling Technologies BD-Series battery disconnect switch is designed to minimize battery drain, ensure maintenance personnel safety, and when used in conjunction with a padlock, provide vehicle theft protection.FEATURES 100-300 Amps 12VDC/24VDC IP67 Sealing Protection Lock Compatible Carling Technologies BD-Series Battery Disconnect Switch Press ReleaseCarling Technologies Datasheets

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Pro-face GP4000VM Series Video Unit Compatible HMI

Pro-face introduces the GP4000VM series, a video unit compatible HMI. Like all Pro-face hardware, the Pro-face GP4000VM series offers extensive connectivity with a wide range of industrial controllers. This series includes the 12.1” PFXGP4621 and the 10.4” PFXGP4521 displays, both of which allow for a video unit to be mounted on the back with minimal effort. Visualization on manufacturing floors has become increasingly important to manage product development and avoid potential line errors. Utilizing camera monitoring allows machine operators to view and track activity, and address any hazards quickly. To address the needs of these customers, Pro-face has expanded the …

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Harting Steel M12 INOX Connector

HARTING’s new M12 INOX connectors are made of high grade stainless steel to provide superior corrosion resistance in harsh environments, indoor or outdoor. M12 connectivity is standardized and reliable, widely used in industries like transportation, factory automation and robotics. M12 connectors stand up well in most applications, even outdoors, but when the operating environment is especially harsh – for example, extreme salt spray or mist – a stainless steel connector like the IP 65/67-rated M12 INOX is required. Today’s connectors for such environments are expected to feature adequate encapsulation against salt spray and mist, which in turn requires more resistant …

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Schneider Electric Detached Servo Drives Lexium 62 ILD

Schneider Electric’s Lexium 62 ILD detached servo drives complies with the IP 65 degree of protection. The drives can be controlled with all PacDrive LMC motion controllers of the Pro and Eco series via Sercos communication. All main components of the system are equipped with electronic name plates, so the controller recognizes the drives and configures them automatically. SoMachine tools are the base for engineering, commissioning and diagnosis of Lexium 62 ILD servo applications. Two types of detaches are available: Lexium 62 ILD single drive for one axis Lexium 62 ILD triple drive for three axes By moving the servo …

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Schneider Electric PM8000 Power Meter

Schneider’s new features for the PM8000 meter include low voltage control power capabilities as well as enhanced cybersecurity and web pages. The PowerLogic PM8000 series delivers superior revenue accuracy, and power quality compliance and analysis ideal for industrial and critical power facilities. FEATURES Improved cybersecurity: New features include strong password implementation and the ability to enable/disable any communication port. The PM8000 will log cybersecurity related events such as successful and unsuccessful log-in attempts, configuration changes, and resets along with date/time stamps in its event log. Data is then pushed to a network server from the meter using Syslog protocol, which …

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Schneider Electric Lexium 32i PROFINET Module

Schneider Electric is proud to launch the latest addition to the Lexium Line – the Lexium 32I PROFINET module. This new module increases the communications capabilities of their industry-leading motor drives, opening opportunities for better integration with common controllers, including those by Siemens and other manufacturers.  With servo motor and drive integrated in one housing, the Lexium 32i is designed for application areas requiring high precision and advanced motor control. Unlike traditional servo drives that are installed in a cabinet, the Lexium 32i servo drive is installed directly on the machine to help you improve cost, energy, and can reduce …

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Banner Engineering Exceptional Performance and Precision in a Miniature Sensor

Banner’s VS8 Series Miniature Sensors fit into the smallest spaces and provide exceptional sensing performance and precision. They reliably detect very small parts and other challenging targets, such as dark, multicolored, or reflective objects. These miniature sensors are ideal for use in small spaces and near moving parts on machinery. They are also an easy-to-implement and cost-effective alternative to fiber optic systems in some applications.  FEATURES Versatility: Sensors in the VS8 series have a space-saving form factor (21.1 mm x 14.6 mm x 8 mm). They are available in laser and LED models and in four different sensing modes. You …

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Phoenix Contact Limited Lifetime Warranty

  Phoenix Contact USA customers now have access to the automation industry’s most extensive limited lifetime warranty policy. The warranty applies to a wide range of Phoenix Contact products and is exclusive to U.S. customers who register and use Phoenix Contact power supplies and surge protection to protect electronics in their applications. Phoenix Contact is a world leader in automation and industrial connection technologies, electronic interface systems, and low-voltage power products.    “For almost 100 years, engineers and automation professionals have relied on Phoenix Contact,” said Jack Nehlig, President of Phoenix Contact USA. “With this exciting new Cabinet Confidence initiative, …

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Banner Engineering’s Cost – Effective Wireless Nodes for Price Sensitive Applications

The popular Performance Series of wireless Nodes adds two new cost-effective models for use in large deployments and price-sensitive applications. Like other Nodes in the Performance Series, the new Basic Nodes offer the same performance capabilities, options for integrated I/O, and include an internal battery and antenna. Unlike other Performance Series Nodes, they do not feature rotary dials or an LCD screen.  FEATURES Cost-Effective Price Point: Basic models in the Performance Series cost approximately 25% – 30% less than standard models, making them a cost-effective solution for monitoring multiple points in large installations. Solve Simple Applications: Performance P6L Nodes have …

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Banner Engineering’s New 14 Color & Display Options in One Tower Light Segment

The newest light segment for TL70 Series Tower Lights utilizes new LED technology to support 14 color choices in a single modular segment. The versatility offered by this high-visibility LED light segment makes it easy to create custom indication solutions, modify existing tower lights, and simplify stocking requirements. FEATURES Versatility: An RGB14 segment will display any one of 14 standard colors with either continuous ON or flashing/strobing display. It can be used with a standard or wireless TL70 base as well as other RGB14 segments, one-color segments, an audible segment, and a wireless communication segment. Users can easily create custom …

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