Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Green & Clean

Speed Control provides precise airflow regulation.

May 24, 2016

Designed for use with any AC fan or fan tray, OA11/22 dual-channel phase control unit lets user control fan speed for single or multiple fan assemblies. This 120/220 Vac, field-adjustable unit lets engineer specify and control fan noise, speed, and air delivery according to application requirements. Four user-adjustable speeds – off, low, medium, and high – maximize control and flexibility with minimal setup time. Areas of use include medical, industrial, networking, and telecom applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Programmable Logic Controller handles up to 126 analog I/O.

May 24, 2016

Providing power of programmable automation controller in small form factor, FC6A MicroSmart executes basic instructions in 0.042 µs and provides 640 KB program memory. There are 1,024 timers, and 6 of 512 counters are high-speed at rates up to 100 kHz. Available with 16, 24 or 40 I/O, controller has built-in RJ45 Ethernet port and RJ45 RS232C/RS485 serial port. SD memory port and mini-B USB port can be used for data logging, program storage/transfer, firmware updating, or recipe storage. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Terminal Grounding System targets truck and railcar industry.

May 23, 2016

Providing multiple truck and railcar grounding options all in one enclosure, LOGIC Terminal Grounding System uses smart technology for single-point, top-loading operations. Controller monitors both potential overfill and loading arm position, enables dead-man control, and can log external environmental conditions such as temperature and humidity. Visual interface allows operator or terminal manager to immediately see operational issues and activities via pre-set menu. Read More

Automatic ID, Controls & Controllers, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Bristol ID Technologies Wins 2016 ESX Innovation Award

May 20, 2016

LIMA, N.Y. - The Electronic Security Expo (ESX) selected Bristol ID Technologies as an ESX Innovation Award Winner. The ESX Innovation Awards, part of the ESX Expo, honor products and services for their innovative technology, design or application.  The Innovation Awards also differentiate how the product or service helps the electronic security dealer, integrator or monitoring company... Read More

Controls & Controllers

AIS's Industrial HMI Panels Utilize Open Standard IT Protocols and Interfaces, and Communications for Connecting, Monitoring, and Controlling Automation Devices Via OPC UA

May 20, 2016

AIS’s Embedded HMI Panel Supports Binary TCP Protocols, and OPC UA, OPC DA, and OPC .NET Interfaces, and OPC UA APIs for Automation, Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT Applications IRVINE, CALIFORNIA – American Industrial Systems, Inc. (AIS) an innovator, designer and manufacturer of Human Machine Interface (HMI) Touch Panels, Operator Interface Terminals, Industrial Box PCs, Web Thin... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Dataloggers Manage Temp and Humidity in Greenhouses

May 19, 2016

CHESTERLAND, OH – Effective environmental monitoring in greenhouses requires devices with remote monitoring capability so users get immediate alarms anytime, anywhere. TD wireless data loggers can easily be placed anywhere in a greenhouse or hothouse in order to track temperature and humidity. The TD Handheld Data Collector can then be used to collect necessary data when needed without ever... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Environmental Monitoring for Museum Curation

May 18, 2016

CHESTERLAND, OH - In museum environments, accurate and reliable data is essential for preservation purposes. In fact, many art and curative organizations will not loan their collections out unless the institution in question can prove that they have a monitoring system in place to ensure that the art is always stored in safe conditions. Some lenders require one or more years of... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Residential Thermostat enables control via smartphone.

May 18, 2016

Compatible with conventionally wired HVAC systems, Coleman® Residential Thermostat features touchscreen interface that displays real-time notifications and alerts. Unit provides quick heat and quick cool feature for short-term, high-capacity heating or cooling. With Thermostat 280 app for iOS and Android, users can control system via Wi-Fi using smartphone, tablet, or computer. If connectivity is lost or temperature exceeds pre-set limits, push notification is sent to homeowner’s mobile device. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

CBK Engineering Integrate Perle in Remote Alarm Multiplexers Installed at the Rockefeller Center, Two World Financial Center and the Pepsi Building

May 17, 2016

NASHVILLE, TN — Keeping Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), HVAC and other environmental systems operational is common sense critical. If these systems fail, business operations in any affected building face a shut-down. To prevent these types of disasters, CBK Engineering was approached by an electrical contractor in New York City to design a Remote Alarm Multiplexer system. The idea was... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Non-Industrial Products

PowerSeries Neo and DSC Touch Selected for Monitronics Authorized Dealer Program

May 17, 2016

PowerSeries Neo offers flexible, wireless platform with PowerG Technology TORONTO — Tyco Security Products is pleased to announce that Monitronics has selected the DSC PowerSeries Neo platform and the DSC Touch all-in-one smart panel to be part of its authorized dealer program, a network with more than 600 dealers from throughout North America. The addition of these two products is part... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

OEM Controller fosters fiber optic signaling sensor integration.

May 17, 2016

Designed for OEM industrial and medical systems, MR380-0 provides turnkey solution for integrating any Micronor MR38X series ZapFREE® Fiber Optic Signaling Sensors. Unit contains stable transmitter and sensitive optical receiver that operate over Duplex LC multimode fiber optic link. Compatible with OM1 (62.5/125 µm) or OM2/OM3 (50/125 µm) multimode fiber to distances up to 1.5 km, controller operates over 5–24 Vdc range and provides Digital Logic as well as Open-Collector Output. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Digital Flow Controllers measure flow from 20 sccm to 5 slm.

May 17, 2016

Designed to accurately measure and control gas flow in wide variety of demanding applications, Digital 300 Series is accurate to better than ±0.5% of reading +0.2% of full scale for full scale flow rates from 0–10 sccm to 0–10,000 slm. Controller use thermal-based mass flow sensor that provides optimized linear response to changing flow rates. In addition, electronics associated with each sensor are precisely tuned to give fast response times. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Mass Flow Controller delivers instant-on, real-time operation.

May 16, 2016

Designed for original equipment manufacture and process integration, 20SLPM BASIS™ model controls gas flow rates. BASIS series, featuring instant on technology, offers models with FS at 100 cm³/min and 1 or 20 Lpm. Models perform at full accuracy within 70 msec, and 100 msec control response enables real-time reaction to upstream fluctuations. Multi-gas and single-gas units offer NIST-traceable accuracy of ±(1.5% of reading + 0.5% FS) as well as multiple communications options. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Compact Embedded PC is used for Ethernet communication.

May 16, 2016

As PC-based controller in compact, Bus Coupler format for TwinCAT 3 automation software, CX8190 employs 32-bit, 600 MHz ARM Cortex™-A9 processor; hosts 512 MB RAM; and runs Windows® Embedded Compact 7 OS. Ethernet port and 2-port switch allow for real-time Ethernet or EtherCAT Automation Protocol (EAP), and programming is supported with TwinCAT 3 via fieldbus or Ethernet interface. Operating range is -25 to +60°C, and 1 sec UPS is provided for storing persistent data. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services

Sciaky, Inc. to Highlight its Patented IRISS(TM) Closed-Loop Control for its Groundbreaking EBAM(TM) Metal 3D Printing Technology at Rapid 2016

May 13, 2016

CHICAGO – Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) and leading provider of metal additive manufacturing (AM) solutions, announced today that it will highlight its patented IRISS™ closed-loop control, which powers its industry-leading Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM™) systems, at the Rapid 3D Manufacturing Event in Orlando, Florida.     IRISS,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services

Trimble Offers a Free App for AMERICAN Flow Control Water Valves and Hydrants

May 13, 2016

Trimble Unity AFC Mapper App Allows Customers to Map and Capture Data on Hydrants and Valves using Trimble Handhelds, Smartphones and Tablets SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the release of its AFC Mapper App, a free, standalone Web and mobile app that can run on the latest version of the Trimble® Unity software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution for managing critical... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Motion Controller improves high-speed application performance.

May 13, 2016

CompactLogix 5380 controller supports high-speed applications with up to 20 axes of motion. When combined with Bulletin 5069 Compact I/O system, scheduled outputs improve I/O response time to as fast as 0.2 msec. Event triggers from I/O modules provide near-instantaneous task execution, while dual-configurable, 1-gigabit Ethernet port supports DLR topologies or use of multiple IP addresses. Built-in system and field power terminals as well as multiple security features are standard. Read More

Controls & Controllers

OEM Controller supports fiber optic signaling sensors.

May 13, 2016

Containing transmitter and optical receiver, which operate over Duplex LC multimode fiber optic link, Model MR380-0 provides turn-key solution for OEMs integrating MR38X series ZapFREE® Fiber Optic Signaling Sensors into their product. Transmitter sends constant light level via transmit fiber which is interrupted when fiber optic switch activates or sensor beam is broken. Operating from 5–24 Vdc, controller provides Digital Logic as well as Open-Collector Output for activating external relays. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics

AMAG Technology and March Networks Deliver Integrated IP Video Surveillance and Access Control Solution

May 12, 2016

OTTAWA and TORRANCE, CA - March Networks® and AMAG Technology are pleased to announce the certified integration of the March Networks Command™ Enterprise video management solution with AMAG's Symmetry™ Access Control system. The integration provides organizations with a single, unified IP video surveillance and access control solution that enables better situational awareness, improved... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Patch Panels increase network flexibility.

May 10, 2016

Keeping cables secure and in identifiable order, patch panels terminate all cable runs coming in from various rooms to one main location. Design facilitates network re-configuration and troubleshooting when desired/necessary. Models include 12- and 24-port, Cat5e and Cat6, shielded and non-shielded versions. Along with ABS plastic housing, features include SPCC metal frame, and gold-plated RJ45 port contacts. Products are 110/Krone punch down tool compatible.<br /> Read More