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February 29, 2012 - Programmable for range of applications and conditions, DF-G1 Expert simultaneously shows signal level and threshold via 2 digital displays. TEACH and SET methods let users modify response time, signal level, and sensitivity. This flexibility lets unit support diverse sensing requirements, including low contrast situations, small object detection, and parts in place verification. Sensing output is compatible for interfacing with all standard PLCs, HMIs, and other machine control systems.

Dual Display Fiber Amplifier with Easy Teach and Programming Extends Range of Sensing Applications


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Banner Engineering Corp.
9714 Tenth Ave. N.
Minneapolis, MN, 55441
USA



Press release date: February 22, 2012

New DF-G1 Expert from Banner Engineering handles small part detection and low contrast situations

A dual display fiber optic amplifier that can be easily programmed for a wide range of applications and conditions has been introduced by Banner Engineering. The new DF-G1 Expert has two easy-to-read digital displays showing signal level and threshold simultaneously for simple operation and pinpoint accuracy.

Its expert TEACH and SET methods allow users to modify response time, signal level and sensitivity. This flexibility allows the unit to support many sensing needs, including low contrast situations, small object detection and parts in place verification.

Applications The amplifier is designed for use on machines performing part detection in packaging; electronic assembly; pill, caplet and syringe counting for pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers; and high speed edge detection for web processes and material handling. It assures accurate low contrast detection of small objects and supports machines with high sensing point density, where the fiber allows accurate detection in confined locations.

Sensing output is compatible for interfacing with all standard PLCs, HMIs and other machine control systems. An advanced crosstalk avoidance algorithm allows multiple sensors to operate in close proximity. The operator can use variable settings to optimize performance for the best balance of speed and distance.

The unit's thermally stable electronics minimize warmup drift and allow stacking of multiple amplifiers on standard 35 mm DIN rail. The 10 mm wide housing minimizes space consumption in panels. A lever action fiber clamp assures stable, reliable connection. Robust housing and fiber assemblies allow operation in high temperature and mechanically challenging environments. Special Teflon-coated fiber assemblies allow for sensing even in harsh chemical atmospheres.

Banner Engineering is one of the world's leading manufacturers of vision sensors, photoelectric and ultrasonic sensors, fiber optic assemblies, indicator lights, machine guarding systems, precision measurement and inspection systems and wireless network products. The company provides local application support worldwide.

Product Sales Contacts: European Corporate Office Banner Engineering Belgium BVBA Attn: Peter Mertens Tel.: + 32 (0) 2 456 07 80 Fax : + 32 (0) 2 456 07 89 mail@bannereurope.com www.bannereurope.com

Czech Republic: Turck s.r.o. Tel: +42-0-495 518 766 Fax: +42-0-495 518 767 Email: turck-cz@turck.com www.turck.cz

France: Turck Banner SAS Tel.: + 33 (0) 1 60 43 60 70 Fax: + 33 (0) 1 60 43 10 18 info@turckbanner.fr www.turckbanner.fr

Italy: Turck Banner s.r.l. Tel: +39 (0) 2 90 36 42 91 Fax: +39 (0) 2 90 36 48 38 info@turckbanner.it www.turckbanner.it

Poland: Turck Sp. z o.o. Tel: +48-77 443 48 00 Fax: +48-77 443 48 01 Email: poland@turck.com www.turck.pl

Spain: Elion, S.A. Tel: +34 932 982 000 Fax: +34 934 311 800 Email: elion@elion.es www.elion.es

Russia: Turck Rus OOO tel: +7-495-2342661 fax: +7-495-2342665 www.turck.ru russia@turck.com

Turkey: Banner Engineering Turkey tel: +90 216 688 8282 Fax: +90 216 688 8181 www.bannerengineering.com.tr turkey@bannerengineering.com.tr

India: Banner Engineering India Pvt. Ltd. tel: +91-(0)20-6640-5624 Fax: +91-(0)20-6640-5623 salesindia@bannerengineering.com www.bannerengineering.co.in

Brazil: Banner Engineering Corp. Latin America Sales Tel: +1-763-544-3164 Fax: +1-763-417-7459 www.bannerengineering.com.br brasil@bannerengineering.com

Latin America Regional (except for Mexico): Latin America Sales Tel: +1-763-544-3164 Fax: +1-763-417-7459 www.bannerengineering.com/espanol ventas@bannerengineering.com

Mexico: Banner Engineering de Mexico Tel: 800 BANNERE mexico@bannerengineering.com www.bannerengineering.com.mx

Singapore: UST Technology Pte. Ltd. Tel: +65-6252-2272 Fax: +65-6253-8773 info@ust.com.sg www.ust.com.sg

South Korea: Turck Korea Co., Ltd. Tel: +82-31-500-4555 Fax: +82-31-500-4558 sensor@sensor.co.kr www.sensor.co.kr

K & S Korea Co., Ltd. Tel: +82-2-2619-0244 Fax: +82-2-2619-0243 koyo@koyo.co.kr www.koyo.co.kr
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