Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

AC Drive provides motor control in wash-down applications.

Feb 27, 2002

Model 160Z AC drive is designed for mounting on most standard AC motors. It offers NEMA 4X/IP65-rated protection and network connectivity. Drive is available with 4 different communication modules, including DeviceNet(TM), RS-232C, Profibus-DP and InterBus-S. It includes fault history for system diagnostics, elapsed time meter, feedback on specific drive and load conditions, and programmable... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Controller Board is designed for PC/104-based systems.

Feb 27, 2002

PCMCIA dual interface board is designed to add PC card I/O functionality to PC/104 system such as fax/modem, networking, flash memory, video capture, GPS, SCSI adapter, parallel adapter, serial adapter or ISDN. It has Intel(R) PD6722 chip, and is available with either 2 front-, right- or left-loading PCMCIA disk drives. Board supports all Type I, II, and III PCMCIA memory; I/O; and ATA hard disk... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Recloser Control is microprocessor based.

Feb 20, 2002

PowerMAX(TM) 130 single phase recloser control can be used in conjunction with TriMod 100 single-phase recloser. It includes 3 PowerMAX controls integrated into 1 cabinet. This package allows for single-phase trip and 3-phase lockout from 1 central location. Unit provides data recording capabilities of 20 most recent events. It contains no batteries except for lithium clock battery to maintain... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Timers & Clocks

Plug converts sensors into controllers.

Feb 20, 2002

SmartPlug adds control functions such as timing, counting, inverting and speed monitoring to sensors. Approximately 2 in. long, it connects between cable and sensor. Programming is done via teach input device available separately. Inverter version converts PNP input signal to NPN or vice versa, or NO to NC. Timer is programmable from 1 ms to 65 sec. Counter is programmable to count pulses or... Read More

Controls & Controllers

PXI Controllers work with LabVIEW(TM) software.

Feb 20, 2002

Models 8175 RT and 8176 RT PXI controllers have 866 MHz and 1.2 GHz processors, respectively, and are capable of executing control loops at speeds up to 40 kHz. Both controllers come with embedded LabVIEW run-time engine and 100 BaseTX Ethernet for open network connectivity. They include support for PXI plug-in modules such as data acquisition, signal conditioning, dynamic signal acquisition,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Automatic Wall Switch detects occupancy.

Feb 19, 2002

SuperSwitch(R) uses passive infrared technology to automatically turns lights off when room is vacated and adjust itself to make sure lights stay on when someone is in room. It adjusts sensitivity and time delay automatically and immediately in response to occupant behavior, eliminating need to learn behavior patterns over time. It can cut lighting energy usage by 30% during peak hours, and 90%... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Servo Drive provides CANopen communications.

Feb 19, 2002

DigiFlex(R), with multiple, programmable, analog and digital inputs and outputs, controls brushed or brushless servomotors. It uses DSP technology to close digital current, velocity, and position loops. Position and velocity loops use encoder, Hall sensor, resolver, or analog feedback. Built-in CANopen interface complies with DS301 and DSP402 standards. Output capabilities range from 15 to 100 A... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Cylinder stays in position.

Feb 14, 2002

Model RA/8000 servo-controlled cylinder provides exact positioning of piston through electrical or pneumatic control signal as to be held in any desired position, even under changing load conditions. Positioning feedback mechanism included with cylinder links controller to piston rod. Cylinder is available in 63 to 320 mm dia, with stroke lengths from 100 to 600 mm, and electro-pneumatic (4 to... Read More

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

Control System monitors up to 16 different channels.

Feb 14, 2002

Crakker(TM) self-contained high-speed logic/timing analyzer monitors I/O points with voltage inputs ranging from 5Vdc to 400Vdc or to 280Vac. It monitors and records each voltage transition and stores information to memory. This information is downloaded into Crackker Communications v3.0 program and analyzed. Transisitions are as fast as 165uS. Software includes single window programming function... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Digital Controllers come with auto tuning.

Feb 13, 2002

SR8O Series is available in 3 package sizes: 72mm, 1/4 DIN, and 1/8 DIN. All units have inputs and ranges for thermocouples and RTDs, with user programmable scaling available for voltage, dc current, and mV inputs. Faceplate is drip and dust proof (IP66). SR83 1/4 DIN and SR84 1/8 DIN models are available with dual outputs that can be used for heat/cool control. All models have heater break... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

Soldering Iron Control also handles hot plates.

Feb 13, 2002

Compact Dial-Temp controller lets users make fixed temperature irons adjustable from 150°F to full heat, providing alternative to soldering stations. It works with any fixed temperature soldering iron up to 1,600 W, plugs into 115 Vac wall outlet, and has dial on top for adjusting tip temperature. Unit can moderate temperature of any 15 A device, including hot plates, melting pots, and wood... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Motor Starters are rated for hazardous locations.

Feb 12, 2002

Nelson combination starters are designed for starting and stopping single-speed, non-reversing squirrel cage motors at full voltage, utilizing either automatic or manual control. They protect against dangerous short circuits, while also serving as disconnect. Starters are built from copper-free cast aluminum with corrosion-resistant gray vinyl finish, and stainless steel cover bolts with captive... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Stepping Motors come with on-board drivers.

Feb 12, 2002

MDrivel4 has NEMA size 14 stepping motor with half/full step drive, suitable for situations with space constraints. MDrive34 has NEMA size 34 high torque stepping motor with 24 to 75 V microstepping drive electronics, suitable for applications such as packaging, or applications using servo motors or gear box. Options include encoder or knob for manual positioning. Also available are MDrive23 and... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Cold Temperature Sensor monitors freezing conditions.

Feb 12, 2002

Chill Out(TM) senses freezing temperatures within any 6 in. section along its length. Sensor can be installed horizontally, vertically, or formed to fit any shaped system. Sensor elements are available in bendable aluminum tubing, flexible brass armor, or hinged epoxy glass strips. Control can be mounted at measuring point or within central control box. System has LED to indicate tripped... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Controller Board suits PC/104-based microcomputer systems.

Feb 12, 2002

PCMCIA Dual Interface board adds PC card I/O functionality to PC/104 system. Featuring Intel(R) PD6722 chip, module is fully PC/104 form-factor compliant, and available with either 2 front-, right- or left-loading PCMCIA disk drives. It supports all Type I, II, and III PCMCIA memory; I/O; and ATA hard disk cards, which can support transfer of data and sharing of peripheral devices between... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Motion Controller plugs into Mitsubishi PLC.

Feb 07, 2002

RMC100 for Mitsubishi FX2N Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) provides up to 8 axis of motion control with ability to change motion control profiles at will. Its internal motion controller step tables allow faster PLC scan rates, provide position and pressure control, and allow PLC access to all its registers. More than 600 words of code are possible, with more available in data format. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Electronic Coast Control meets ASME safety standards.

Feb 07, 2002

CoastPRO(TM) Auto Coast Control System allows pallet truck operators to fluidly engage and disengage coast without flipping levers or plungers. Engagement buttons are placed within easy reach of operator's thumb for tactile activation. Truck is limited to speeds under 3.5 mph whenever coast system is engaged. Indicator light is positioned on top of control handle to assist operator in knowing... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Valve Communications Terminal connects fieldbus and sensors.

Feb 06, 2002

Eclipse VCT connects position sensors, power outputs to solenoids, and communications systems such as AS-I, DeviceNet, Modbus and Foundation Fieldbus modules to standard VDI/VDE 3845 (Namur) valve actuators. It is available in non-incendive version for hazardous areas and in general-purpose micro-connector version for heavy wash-down and non-hazardous applications. Red and green LEDs indicate... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Operator Interface supports application reuse/portability.

Feb 05, 2002

JAGXTREME(TM) Operator Interface provides intuitive, user-centered graphical interface for weighing information. Graphical displays are constructed using Windows(TM)-based, object-oriented, configuration software and drop-in-place objects with user-definable properties. System information may be displayed using bar graphs, bitmaps, and simple animation. Interface is available in 3 enclosure... Read More

Controls & Controllers

DIN Controller operates safety light curtain.

Feb 05, 2002

LCM-3 allows up to 8 channel-select patterns to be selected and stored using 8-position binary switch, making it suitable for applications where variety of materials are inserted through protected field of light curtain, such as press operations and post-extrusion processing. Pattern function can be controlled with PLC. Controller has 2 PNP solid-state safety outputs, 2 auxiliary outputs, and... Read More