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Red Lion Controls

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

  • 717-767-6511

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Tracy Courtemanche
Phone: 518-877-5173
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Red Lion Controls

controls & controllers, test & measuring instruments

I/O Modules integrate networking into industrial applications.

February 12, 2016

Comprised of 17 high-density I/O modules with DIN-rail or panel-mount form factors, rugged E3 I/O™ module platform is configurable using Crimson® v3.0 and withstands demands of localized and distributed I/O applications. Products have hardened metal enclosures and offer one RS-485 terminal block and dual Ethernet ports that include user-selectable Ethernet modes for ring, pass through, and 2 network. Models offer up to 34 mixed I/O points, including I/O, analog/discrete, and temperature I/O. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, machinery & machining tools

Cellular Automation Products offers multi-carrier capabilities.

July 23, 2015

Sixnet® series RAM® and IndustrialPro® cellular automation products have built-in 4G LTE multi-carrier cellular support for North American carriers. With multi-carrier capabilities, those using Red Lion RAM cellular RTUs and IndustrialPro routers can select and switch between wireless carriers to alleviate cellular coverage or bandwidth issues. Built-in event engine can trigger I/O or send SMS text messages based on real-time data to provide local control and real-time remote monitoring. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, controls & controllers, test & measuring instruments

Interface Modules expand HMI panel connectivity and capability.

April 15, 2015

Available for Graphite™ HMI operator panels, PROFIBUS® (GMPBDP) and DeviceNet™ (GMDN) plug-in modules provide connectivity needed to add monitoring and control to existing operations. These plug-and-play modules allow Graphite HMIs, with built-in protocol converter and 300+ communications drivers, to support diverse automation equipment. Whiel GMPBDP module adds PROFIBUS DP slave support, GMDN module allows HMI to perform as a DeviceNet Group 2 server. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, controls & controllers

HMI Platform utilizes HSPA+ cellular plug-in module.

April 9, 2015

Available for Graphite™ Human Machine Interface platform, GMHSPA Plug-In Module uses HSPA+ cellular network to provide high-speed data communications to remotely located assets across oil and gas, water/wastewater, power, utility, and alternative energy applications. Combined solution supports over 300 industrial protocols, enabling users to monitor and control variety of disparate equipment and processes, such as temperatures, pressures, flows, and levels. Read More

controls & controllers

PID Controllers monitor multiple applications on one display.

March 26, 2015

By inserting field-installable FlexCard™ modules, users can populate PAX®2C Proportional-Integral-Derivative Controllers in more than 150 configurations to monitor and control multiple application processes on single display. Process Input/Remote Setpoint Cards support input of 0/4–20 mA to enable cascade control loops where tighter control is required. Providing heater current input, Heater Current Monitor Cards can signal when heater or heater control devices have failed before damage occurs. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals

Ethernet Switch offers eight 10/100/1000Base-T(X) ports.

March 25, 2015

Housed in hardened, metal DIN-rail mount enclosure measuring 4.6 x 1.5 x 4.0 in., N-Tron® Series 1008TX is suited for mission-critical data acquisition, security and surveillance, control, and Ethernet I/O applications. Plug-and-play, unmanaged Gigabit Ethernet switch features UL Class I, Div 2 listing; CE and IEC 1613 compliance; and wide temperature range of -40 to 85°C. Redundant power inputs of 10-49 Vdc keep devices online in event of power supply failure. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, electrical equipment & systems

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

sensors, monitors & transducers, test & measuring instruments

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

controls & controllers, hvac

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

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