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Pepperl+Fuchs Bebco EPS 6500 SIL

Pepperl+Fuchs is proud to announce a major portfolio development for the Bebco EPS® 6500 purge system: SIL 2 certification from exida. Product Enhancement  The 6500 is an innovative automatic system delivering all the features you need for reliable, safe, hazardous location protection in a small, streamlined solution. Engineered for simple and functional safety operation, the Bebco EPS 6500 Series Ex pxb/pyb purge and pressurization system sets a new standard for SIL 2 global certified purge solutions.  All Certifications Are Not Equal  Unlike other solutions available today with claims of SIL-rated products, the 6500 SIL 2 approval certifies the entire system. …

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PEPPERL+FUCHS Reliable Limit Monitoring with SC-System’s New Trip Amplifier

The SC-System’s signal conditioner product family from Pepperl+Fuchs includes numerous modules for digital and analog field signals. The modules ensure that process communication is safe and efficient. In addition to transmitter power supplies, isolating amplifiers, passive isolators, and temperature and signal converters, the trip amplifier now joins the ranks of this portfolio of compact analog modules. Use the new trip amplifier to reliably control security-related parameters, recognize and fix faults, and optimize plant safety. Clear signals, no workaround  The SC-System trip amplifier monitors measurement signals based on a previously determined limit value. If the actual value deviates from the limit …

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PEPPERL+FUCHS Smart-Ex 01 Instrinsically Safe Smartphone and Mobile Computer

Delivering mobility in explosion-hazardous areas  Pepperl+Fuchs’ 4G/LTE capable unlocked smartphone and mobile computer Smart-Ex® 01 features the latest technology. It modernizes and facilitates collaboration between mobile workers, control side, and backend systems. The intrinsically safe smartphone is ideal for use in explosion-hazardous areas (Zone 1/Div. 1 and Zone 2/Div. 2) or noisy, harsh industrial environments, where it facilitates communication.  The gateway to Industry 4.0  Whether used as a smartphone, PDA, scanner, or camera, the intrinsically safe Smart-Ex® 01 creates a direct interconnection of modern Industry 4.0 applications due to permanent data transfer.  Safety and efficiency without compromise: the mobile worker …

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Pepperl+Fuchs FieldConnex Multi-Input/Output Device

The multi-input/output (IMO) from Pepperl+Fuchs is a multifunctional device for DIN rail installation and connects discrete inputs and outputs to fieldbus. It is typically installed in a field enclosure close to the sensors in the hazardous area, thereby minimizing wiring. The MIO is certified intrinsically safe and as associated apparatus: inputs and outputs are intrinsically safe even when the fieldbus connection is not.The MIO device provides connections for up to 12 discrete inputs and 4 discrete outputs. The device is compatible to components FD0-VC-Ex* and FD0-BI-* and offers control and position feedback for 4 low-power valves. Measurements for breakaway time …

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Pepperl+Fuchs Bebco EPS 6000 Purge System

Pepperl+Fuchs announces updates to their Bebco EPS 6000 Series Purge System. These updates include: Modified control unit housing Square housing with larger lid to provide a tighter gasket seal. Manifold is now easier to access, remove and install. Option to use metal cable glands for IS entries. Redesigned EPV vent Slotted vent cap allows for a more accurate flow rate. New Type 4X/IP66, plunger style, EPV vent for bottled gas or low flow, capable of purging at 2 SCFM. Improved connector end requires only one gasket to improve leakage. Updated certification to the latest standards of ATEX, cUL and CSA. …

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Pepperl+Fuchs VisuNet GXP Remote Monitor for Life Sciences

Due to its smooth, gap-free stainless steel surface, the VisuNet GXP is ideal for use in pharmaceutical and fine chemical applications. Liquids, dirt, and bacteria have no chance to accumulate. The VisuNet GXP meets the hygienic requirements of the life sciences industry according to GMP guidelines. The combination with its robust design makes the VisuNet GXP an ideal solution for monitoring and operating in explosion hazardous areas.Equipped with the latest generation firmware RM Shell 4.1, the thin client solution allows easy access to information of the process control system in Zone 1/21 via Ethernet Technology. The VisuNet Control Center software …

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Pepperl+Fuchs BULLET Loop-Powered WirelessHART Adapter

Pepperl+Fuchs extends its WirelessHART portfolio with the “BULLET”. This loop-powered WirelessHART adapter enables new and existing wired 4 mA … 20 mA and HART field devices to communicate measurement, diagnostic, and parameterization data wirelessly. It is the only WirelessHART adapter on the market with an explosion proof Ex d housing and is suitable for use in explosion hazardous areas up to Zone 1/21, Class I, Div. 1 (also available as an intrinscally safe version for use in Zone 0 and a general purpose version).An extremely rugged aluminum housing contains all electronic components, including the antenna – the unit is built …

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Pepperl+Fuchs ENA58IL / EN361IL Rotary Encoders

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ENA58IL and ENA36IL magnetic absolute rotary encoders. These next-generation encoders combine precision and high-speed resolution in a compact design. They are packed with features and options that maximize process reliability, efficiency and service life ideal for a wide range of OEM and plant automation applications.“Positioning tasks in high-speed machine applications require a high degree of accuracy, resolution, and durability, and rotary encoders are key in these applications, guaranteeing reliable production processes,” says Robert Pasho, Product Line Manager. “Increasingly challenging installation conditions, the trend for smaller housing designs, and growing demands on process reliability are shifting the focus to …

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Pepperl+Fuchs PS3500 High Integrity Power Supply

Pepperl+Fuchs PS3500 universal power supply supports 90-230VAC and 90-300VDC inputs with a 15A @ 24VDC adjustable output.  The PS3500 backplane comes in two different sizes, a 3-unit and a 6-unit backplane.  Best of all, the PS3500 is completely backwards compatible and interchangeable with the previous generation PS2500 in case your application needs it.The PS3500 can be used in Class 1, Div 2 and ATEX Zone 2 installations, and is ETL listed for US and Canada.  It also has UL approvals for US and Canada.  The PS3500 offers improved diagnostics capabilities and will be easily integrated into overall system diagnostics in …

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Pepperl+Fuchs R2000 Detection Laser Scanner

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the R2000 Detection Laser Scanner. Smaller than most coffee mugs, these 2D laser scanners feature a 360-degree gapless measurement angle with angular resolution within 0.071 degrees, scan frequency to 30 Hz and object detection down to 1 mm. An eye-safe visible red laser simplifies alignment and, because the light spot is up to 15 times smaller than competitive technology, it enables precise detection of very small objects or reflectors. R2000 Detection Scanners can also detect objects up to 10 m away and reflectors up to 30 m away, with measurement repeatability that is always within 12 mm of …

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