Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

Brother Gearmotors Expands Portfolio with Optimized VFDs from American Control Electronics

January 21, 2017

SOUTH BELOIT, IL – American Control Electronics (ACE) announces that they have partnered with Brother Gearmotors, a division of Brother International Corporation. Brother Gearmotors will now offer ACE’s premium selection of variable frequency drives (VFDs) as a product add-on to its portfolio of ultra-reliable, sub-fractional AC gearmotors and reducers. OEM customers benefit by having easy... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

SimpleLink™ Wireless MCUs come with single-chip hardware.

January 21, 2017

Featuring Bluetooth-compliant radio and low-power sensor controller, SimpleLink CC2640R2F and CC2640R2F-Q1 Wireless MCUs are used in building, medical, commercial and industrial automation. Enabling smartphone connectivity for car access, CC2640R2F-Q1 wireless MCU comes in 7x7 mm QFN package and provides PEPS and RKE. Housed in 2.7 x 2.7 mm, 4 x 4 mm, 5 x 5 mm and 7 x 7 mm QFN packages,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

84855104 BDE PRO Motor Drive comes with overvoltage protection.

January 19, 2017

Featuring red/green LED indicators for operation status, 84855104 BDE PRO Motor Drive controls speed and torque of motor. Having performance characteristics ranging from 25A peak current and 15A continuous current, unit supports Hall-effect sensor and incremental encoder type feedback. Designed to optimize operation of 15W to 100W DC mind brushed motors, drive is suitable for medical... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Linear Positioning Stages and Motion Controllers come with linear encoders.

January 19, 2017

Suitable in optics inspection, metrology and interferometry, Linear Positioning Stages and Motion Controllers feature ironless 3-phase motors. Having 4 to 9 in. travel range, V-551 features encoder with 2 nm resolution. Available in 5 to 20 mm travel range, V-552 is equipped with V-52x series voice coil drive. Equipped with automatic detection of motor phase, C-891 motion controller can run on... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Low Voltage Dimmer, Fluorescent Dimmer and Quiet Fan Speed Control meets FCC standards.

January 19, 2017

Providing ability to dim and time lighting or manage fan's speed without need of hub, gateway or internet connection, Low Voltage Dimmer, LED/Mark 7® Fluorescent Dimmer and Quiet Fan Speed Control feature countdown sleep timer which can be set for up to 12 hours for added convenience. Offering flexibility to program timed events at random times, units feature astronomical clock for local... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Economical, Custom, Modular Motors and Gearbox Drives

January 16, 2017

ABM drives are tailor-made specifically for the application whether it requires compact design, low-noise operation or maximum operating safety. A flexible modular design system allows cost-effective low volume production runs. Custom motors and drives are available for a wide range of application types: forklifts, electric vehicles, lifting technology, biomass heating systems, textile... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Low Cost OEM Solution for Fiber Optic Temperature Measurement Debuts at SPIE Photonics West 2017

January 12, 2017

Designed for Environments where Thermocouples and RTDs Fall Short

Camarillo, CA - January 6, 2017 - Debuting at SPIE Photonics West 2017 (January 31- February 2, 2017), Micronor (Camarillo, CA USA) and Optocon AG (Dresden, Germany) have collaborated to create the FOTEMP1-OEM-MNT; a low cost, small form factor, single channel signal conditioner that seamlessly integrates Fiber Optic... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC

Toggle Slide Dimmers and Fan Speed Control features toggle on/off switch.

January 11, 2017

Available in white, ivory and light almond colors, Toggle Slide Dimmers and Fan Speed Control feature classic style. Available in TSL06 and TSM10 models, Toggle Slide Dimmers feature smooth, integrated slide bar for fine adjustment of LED and CFL lighting levels. Designed for single pole and three-way applications, Toggle Slide Quiet Fan Speed Control offers 1.5 amps, three speed fan control... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Rockwell Automation Scales Serialization Solution for Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacturers

January 10, 2017

Scalable, end-to-end platform easily integrates into existing production processes, improving data visibility across The Connected Enterprise

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 9, 2017 - Mandated serialization standards across markets require pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers to adopt specified standards to track and trace products across their supply chains. The newly updated serialization... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers

Enerjoy Radiant Acoustic Panels are maintenance-free.

January 9, 2017

Available in 2 x 2 ft. or 2 x 4 ft. sizes, Enerjoy Radiant Acoustic Panels enable optimization of IAQ air change with humidification, dehumidification or cooling as required. Dampening and absorbing sound, panels eliminate need for temperature stratification. Avoiding noise, dust, odor and germs or contaminants, units are ceiling mounted that makes floor space is fully optimized and deliver... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Verasys Plug-and-Play Control System offers solution to Smart Equipment.

January 7, 2017

Used in single-zone and multi-zone applications, Verasys brings together HVACR equipment and controls. Connecting with mechanical and electrical equipments, controls and sensors using wireless configurations, Verasys communicates using BACnet® MSTP and integrates with Metasys system. On detection of faults and diagnostics, product delivers alarm notifications via email or text. Verasys... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Ross SysCon Custom-built Control Systems

December 28, 2016

Savannah, GA, December 27, 2016 – Every Ross SysCon Control System is designed and engineered to guarantee ultimate efficacy no matter the application.

Shown is a NEMA 12 Control Panel which operates a Ross V-Cone Tumble Blender. Two Variable Frequency Drives (VFD’s) are internally mounted for controlling the tumbling vessel and intensifier bar. Main disconnect with lockout... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

DATAPAQ MonoPaq2 System offers accuracy of ±0.5°C.

December 24, 2016

Measuring merely 41 x 48 x 195 mm, DATAPAQ MonoPaq2 system profiles metal temperature of coated aluminum bottles, aerosols, and collapsible tubes both in IBO and OBO lines. Featuring DATAPAQ Insight software, system allows reviewing of versatile visualization, analysis and reporting functions. Logging up to 32,000 readings per channel with adjustable interval of 0.05 s or more, unit’s Q18... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Expanded Smart LED Lighting Control enables schedule lighting.

December 24, 2016

Built with Tridium's Niagara framework infrastructure, expanded Smart LED Lighting Control platform features BACnet®/IP adaptor between Dialight's DACS enterprise software and Tridium's JACE® 8000 expands. Compatible with Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) platforms, unit delivers automation versatility, system-wide visibility and granular control. Device enables to track... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

DATAPAQ SelectivePaq System offers wave contact times data analysis.

December 23, 2016

Combining four-channel Q18 micro data logger with latest micro-miniature thermocouple plugs and low-mass thermal shield of 20 mm high and 40 mm wide, DATAPAQ SelectivePaq thermal profiling system features data logger of ±0.5 °C accuracy and 0.1°C resolution. Including aluminum logger case and rechargeable battery, unit offers soldering process sensor array. With Insight Reflow software,... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Pulsed Electric Field System is capable of eliminating predators.

December 22, 2016

Offering non-chemical solution to algae predator control, PEF System uses 1 to 20 µs high voltage pulses to create 1 to 50 kV/cm high voltage field. Capable of eliminating predators which adds cost of growing algae at commercial scale, system decreases cost of algal production and extraction. Depending upon desired effect, PEF voltage intensity lyses cell membranes in plant cells.

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Controls & Controllers

EAS Reverse Torque Limiter offers automatic re-engagement.

December 19, 2016

Designed in three construction sizes ranging in 80-2500 Nm, EAS Reverse Torque Limiter transmits power with < 0.05° low wear. Providing permanent protection against overload damage, unit features hard functional parts. Featuring disengagement mechanism, unit can separate input and output almost residual torque-free with high switch-off and can be operated in dust, dirt, spray water, heat or... Read More

Controls & Controllers

AC2000 Aperio IP Hub offers remote lock opening via AC2000 broadcast.

December 19, 2016

Supporting Assa Abloy Aperio wireless locks and Fireclass Fire Panel, AC2000 Aperio IP Hub offers wireless communication with AES128 encryption. Providing live door monitoring, Aperio IP hub provides workflow functionality and real time transaction display. Interfacing with AC2000 Fireclass Fire Interface, system acts as central Security Management System and is supported by AC2000 Schindler... Read More

Controls & Controllers

AccurET VHP Controller features High Speed Encoder Interfaced TTL.

December 16, 2016

Minimizing errors and settling time, AccurET VHP Controller allows user to reach sub nanometer position stability and 100dB signal to noise ratio. Featuring high position loop bandwidth, unit allows compensation for friction, viscosity and cogging. Operating at 48 VDC and 1.5 Cont./3 Peak Arms to 7 Cont./30 Peak Arm current value, product is used in process control, wafer inspection,... Read More

Controls & Controllers

V- and E-band Test Modules offer standard SMA test connection.

December 16, 2016

Suitable for testing of insertion loss, gain, or phase in radar system components, such as switches and filters, bolt-on V- and E-band test modules enhance frequency range of user’s vector network analyzer to V-band (69 GHz) or E-band (90 GHz). Available in custom millimeter-wave test set design, modules offer built in detector. Compatible with scalar network analyzers, unit’s RX module... Read More