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Red Lion Controls

20 Willow Springs Circle, York, PA, 17406, US

  • 717-767-6511

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Tracy Courtemanche
USA
Phone: 518-877-5173
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Gigabit and PoE+ Switches feature DIN-rail mount design.

February 17, 2015

Supplied in compact, hardened metal housing for harsh environments, N-Tron® Series NT24k includes: NT24k-8TX-POE 8-port all-Gigabit PoE+ switch with redundant 22–49 Vdc power inputs; NT24k-8TX 8-port all-Gigabit switch with redundant 10–49 Vdc power inputs; and NT24k-16TX 16-port all-Gigabit switch with redundant 10–49 Vdc power inputs. All models feature N-Ring™ technology with 30 ms recovery for rings containing up to 250 nodes, automatic configuration, and backup/restore capability. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Industrial Cellular RTUs offer Wi-Fi and carrier options.

August 21, 2014

RAM® 9000 models are available with Wi-Fi for local wireless communication as well as carrier options for connecting to, monitoring, and controlling assets and processes regardless of location. RAM 9000 Wi-Fi provides IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4 GHz) access point functionality and delivers security via WEP, WPA, and WPA2 encryption. Built-in I/O and active GPS, combined with RS232 and RS485 serial and Ethernet ports, allow secure monitoring of remote devices via 3G/4G LTE cellular networks. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Gigabit PoE+ Injectors enhance industrial PoE device performance.

July 21, 2014

Delivering power and data over one Ethernet cable to any PoE+ (Power over Ethernet Plus) or PoE-enabled device, N-Tron series Gigabit 1000-POE+ plug-and-play, unmanaged injectors operate from -40 to +80°C, feature redundant power inputs from 10–30 Vdc, and come in hardened metal DIN-rail enclosure. Products deliver up to 30 W of output power and provide single industrial Gigabit Ethernet port for connectivity to any IEEE 802.3af/at-compliant hardware. Read More

Controls & Controllers

HMI Operator Panels utilize CAN and J1939 plug-in modules.

July 11, 2014

Designed for Graphite™ HMIs, CAN and J1939 Communication and Connectivity Modules provide integrated solution for industrial environments, eliminating need for external communication gateways. HMIs offer built-in web server that enables users to monitor and control applications via PC, tablet, or smartphone. Protocol conversion lets programmers select 13 or more simultaneous protocols from list of over 300 to integrate disparate devices such as PLCs, drives, barcode readers, and panel meters. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Cellular RTUs monitor remote assets in extreme conditions.

April 16, 2014

Combining built-in I/O and active GPS with serial and Ethernet ports, Sixnet Series RAM® 9000 securely monitors remote devices via 4G LTE cellular communications. On-board I/O includes 2 digital inputs, 2 digital outputs, 3 analog inputs, and 1 relay output. Routing capabilities provide secure communication, while separate RS-232 and RS-485 ports offer remote connectivity to serial devices. In addition, USB host port allows for connection of external peripherals such as I/O and Bluetooth. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Process Controllers offer on-demand auto tuning.

March 6, 2014

Designed for machine builders, systems integrators, and commercial equipment manufacturers, PXU series enables tight, reliable control over range of processes, including temperature, flow, and pressure, from one model. These proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controllers come in 1/16, 1/8, and 1/4 DIN size models and feature universal inputs that support thermocouple, RTD, 0–10 Vdc, and 4–20 mA (0–50). Programming is possible via front panel pushbuttons/Crimson® configuration software. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Ethernet Switches offer all-Gigabit capabilities.

January 27, 2014

Providing COTS solution for OEM customers, Sixnet Series ET-8MG-OEM features board-level design that allows integration into embedded applications with support for combination of up to eight 10/100/1000Base copper and 100/1000Base SFP or SFF fiber ports. Fully managed switches can be configured via Web, Telnet, or CLI. Delivered in compact PC104 footprint, units provide rugged, industrial-grade networking designed to withstand harsh environments and temperatures from -40 to 75°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Large Display Strain Gauge optimizes measurement accuracy.

November 26, 2013

Available in NEMA4X/IP64 sealed enclosure with 2¼ or 4 in. display, Large Display Strain Gauge accepts most load cell and strain gauge inputs. Unit communicates real-time weight information to database or management system for accurate monitoring, storage, and reporting. With alarming setpoints and digital display that is readable from up to 180 ft away, operators are automatically alerted and can see when weight limits are being approached or exceeded. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Industrial Router integrates automation and networking.

November 13, 2013

Facilitating communication between local and wide area networks, Sixnet RAM® 6021 enables industrial and manufacturing site operators to remotely connect, monitor, and control machinery and equipment. Router seamlessly connects to existing Ethernet infrastructures, including networks with Modbus and DNP3 enabled devices. Purpose-built for extreme conditions, unit provides stateful firewall, network address translation, and VPN connections for security. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Form C Relay provides fail-safe shutdown.

October 16, 2013

Designed to monitor and provide fail-safe shutdown, hardware-based Watchdog Relay proactively protects unmanned processes controlled by RTUs, PLCs, and other automation devices. If output of connected device stops for reasons such as power surges, extreme weather, or device malfunctions, built-in Form C relay will immediately energize and provide signal to safely shut down process, helping to avoid damage. Built to withstand extreme conditions, Watchdog Relay operates from -40 to 80°C. Read More

Controls & Controllers

HMI Panels offer modular expansion capabilities.

September 18, 2013

Featuring cast aluminum construction, Graphite™ Series includes 8 models ranging in size from 7–15 in. Built-in web server enables users to monitor and control applications via PC, tablet, or smartphone, while SMS text messaging and email alerts provide early warning of process issues. With built-in protocol converter, programmers can select 13 or more simultaneous protocols from list of over 250 to seamlessly integrate disparate devices such as PLCs, drives, and barcode readers. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Managed Ethernet Switches provide up to 24 Gigabit ports.

April 3, 2013

Available in rackmount and DIN rail models, N-Tron NT24k Series offers Gigabit and 100Base connectivity options in both copper and fiber. Units feature redundant power input options, configuration backup, and onboard temperature sensor, as well as web browser management, SNMP, Jumbo Frame support, port trunking, and port mirroring. With modular format for different configurations, switches are suited for factory automation, video surveillance, security, and transportation applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Industrial Cellular Routers include DNP3 support.

March 6, 2013

Sixnet RAM® 6000 series supports distributed networking protocol v3 (DNP3), improving data collection and monitoring from range of equipment in industrial settings. As set of protocols used between components in process automation systems, DNP3 plays key role in SCADA systems, where it is commonly used for communications between SCADA master stations, RTUs, and Intelligent Electronic Devices. Other features include flexible polling, time-stamped data, and fully encrypted for field data. Read More

HVAC, Controls & Controllers

PID Controller targets process and temperature control markets.

October 5, 2012

Accepting current, voltage, resistance, temperature, and process signals in same unit, Model PAX2C utilizes field installable plug-in option cards, which enable customers to build their own controller by changing cards. Dual-line tri-color display provides at-a-glance visual representation of up to 16 changing alarm conditions with 7 programmable color zones; customizable to allow full access to bar graphs, annunciators, color zones, and display mnemonics. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Operator Interface Panels optimize visibility and control.

September 6, 2012

Providing complete HMI functionality for PLCs, motor drives, and other communications-capable devices, 4 in. Kadet G304K2 includes 10 base-T/100 base-TX Ethernet port and supports up to 4 Ethernet protocols. Two serial protocols may be assigned to RS232 and RS485 ports. Offering WVGA wide screen with 800 x 480 resolution, 7 in. Kadet G307K2 supports up to 4 Ethernet and 3 serial protocols simultaneously. Both excel at protocol conversion, which allows seamless integration of disparate equipment. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

IP67 Layer 3 Ethernet Switches meet military specifications.

July 17, 2012

Designed for harsh defense environments, Sixnet MIL300 series includes 4 models with 12-18 ports, military style D38999 connectors, as well as fiber and copper options. All switches provide Gigabit and 10-Gigabit Ethernet performance as well as security features and protected circuitry. Common software platform facilitates deployment, and design meets MIL-STD-810G/-461F/-1275D standards. These switches suit C4ISR, situational awareness, combat vehicle, airborne, and shipboard networks. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Industrial Ethernet Switch combines flexibility and performance.

June 21, 2012

Designed for use in manufacturing and industrial environments, N-Tron 7900 fully managed, 4-slot switch supports up to 24, 10/100 plus 2 additional Gigabit Ethernet ports. Modular platform delivers various flexible fiber/copper port options as well as configuration and monitoring tools that include Command Line Interface, Web browser, or N-View OPC software. VLAN, QoS, trunking, port mirroring, and automatic IGMP configuration help optimize network performance. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Industrial Ethernet Switches offer multiple fiber connectivity options.

May 10, 2012

Compliant with IEC 61850-3 and IEEE 1613 standards, N-Tron series includes fully-managed industrial Ethernet switches with 8 auto sensing 10/100BaseTX ports and from 1-4 100Base fiber ports. Another configuration adds 2 SFP gigabit expansion ports. Fiber Ethernet supports distances up to 80 km, and design provides noise immunity for areas subject to EMI. Switches provide uniform basis for protection, connectivity, and control of communications devices in harsh environments. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Panel Meter offers dual counter, dual rate meter.

November 14, 2011

Line one of PAX2D consists of 0.7 in. high, 6-digit LCD that can be programmed to show counters A, B, or C; rate A, B, or C; or high or low values. Second display line is 0.35 in. high, 9-digit, green LCD that can also be programmed for any of line one parameters and accommodates totalizing applications in addition to offering programmable custom unit indicator. Third counter and rate display lets user perform math functions. Capabilities accommodate digital pulse applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Unmanaged Ethernet Switches operate in hazardous locations.

September 22, 2011

Offered with 4, 5, or 8 ports, NT100 Series is capable of auto negotiating 10/100 Mb networks and half/full duplex communications. IEEE 802.3 Layer 2 network switches are constructed with hardened metal enclosures and withstand temperatures from -40 to +70°C. To prevent damaging transients or power failures, switches are equipped with 16 kV port protection and redundant power inputs. Series is equipped with auto-crossing detection that supports standard and crossover Ethernet cables. Read More

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