Operator Interfaces & Panels

Controls & Controllers

Custom Touchscreens can be redesigned as technology advances.

February 2, 2016

Available in resistive or capacitive versions, Custom Touchscreens are able to withstand environmental extremes with no mechanical movement and can be used with active stylus. Resistive models offer durable option with top sheet that provides shard containment if broken. Typical applications include machines in medical, automotive, appliance, telecommunications, and industrial controls markets.  Read More

Controls & Controllers, Robotics, Display & Presentation Equipment, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Interactive Flat Panel Display enhances collaboration at meetings.

January 29, 2016

Collaboration features offered by Interactive Whiteboard D6500 increase productivity at meetings by letting users manage, mark up, and share documents and other content using finger, optional pen, or tablet app. Supporting HD resolution up to 1,920 x 1,080, 65 in. HD TouchPanel display can host up to 400 attendees via 20 connected interactive flat panel displays (IFPDs) and 20 connected devices (including laptops, tablets, and projectors).
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Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Access/Burglary/Fire Panel manages up to 96 doors.

January 20, 2016

With built-in network communications, customers can manage XR550 Series from anywhere via MyVirtualKeypad.com or DMP Virtual Keypad™ App. Doors 1–16 are supported on standard keypad bus using any of 734 Wiegand Interface Door Modules. Remaining 17–80 doors are supported on 5 LX bus ports which transition to AX buses. Suitable for warehouses, multi-tenant buildings, and industrial buildings, XR550 Series solves multi-panel restrictions such as managing codes, authorities, and schedules. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Capacitive HD Touchscreen features onboard voice recognition.

January 11, 2016

Available for in-wall applications or with table-top stand, 15.6 in. Model TS-1542 features Crestron Smart Graphics™, delivering immersive large-format interface. Control of lights, shades, audio, and home automation can be integrated with streaming video, Rava® SIP intercom, and web browsing. Native support for H.264 and MJPEG formats allows display of live streaming video from IP cameras, streaming server, or DigitalMedia™ switcher. Standard Ethernet cable handles power, control, and media. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Touchscreen Controller utilizes smartphone technology.

January 8, 2016

With Model EZT-570S, users can control environmental chambers with icon-based navigation like smartphone or with Windows-based drop down navigation. All features are built into interface so no additional software or internet is required. From home screen, users can manually control, run, or stop profile and view snapshot of current activity, such as actual/setpoint values, datalogging, security, and IP address. Notification system sends email and/or text message in event of chamber alarm. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment

PCAP LCD Touch Panel fosters enhanced device development.

December 14, 2015

As 7.0 in. diagonal TFT LCD module with WVGA resolution, TM070RVHG50-00 enables users to design products using display with factory-integrated projective capacitive (PCAP) touch panel. GF (glass film) technology and a-Si (amorphous silicon) are leveraged for integrated capacitive touch solution, while smoothness of operator interface, multi-touch functionality, and image clarity meets needs of industrial, commercial, medical, and other applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Panel Cooler safely provides constant purge.

November 27, 2015

Installed across solenoid valve to allow for bypass of some air flow, FRIGID-X™ PANEL COOLER BY-PASS SYSTEM consists of 316L Stainless steel tee and 316L Stainless steel combination tee and flow control valve connected together with stainless bypass stainless hose. Control valve on bypass sets desired flow level for particular control panel. This ensures constant purge is maintained and level of purging air can be set to optimum level depending on control panel size. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Vision Systems, Controls & Controllers

Projected Capacitive Touchscreen LCD is suited for medical carts.

November 24, 2015

Featuring 21.5 in. screen with 1,920 x 1,080 full HD resolution and 178° x 178° viewing angle, medical-grade MMZBTP-21.5 Series can be used on mobile medical carts, in OEM medical machines, and in surgical operating rooms. Accurate color reproduction facilitates decision making by surgeons and medical staff, while P-Cap touchscreen provides multi-touch capability and can be activated via exposed finger or surgical gloves. VGA, HDMI, and DisplayPort video inputs are standard. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Transportation Industry Products

Touchscreen Control increases civilian aviation flexibility.

November 17, 2015

Used for overhead panels in civilian aviation, Korry utility control system (UCS) technology replaces separate display and switching components. Functions can be changed by updating software, and triple redundancy involves 3 displays, each with 2 channels, that allow for one channel to be down without interfering with normal aircraft operation. Other features include anti-fingerprint surface; high-brightness, high-contrast display; open architecture; and sizes from 3ATI to 15.4 in. Read More

Robotics, Controls & Controllers

Touch Screen Thin Clients offer centralized management.

November 11, 2015

Equipped with Intel® Atom™ processors, Compact ACP-Enabled BIOS Thin Client Touch Panel PCs are available with screen sizes from 7–22 in. Fanless units allow users to achieve both distributed HMI control schemes with client-server architecture and/or machine level control connected to other control systems. From remote location, ThinManager shows what thin clients are operating, what terminal servers they are assigned to, whether they are logged in, and what applications they are running. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Display & Presentation Equipment, Controls & Controllers

Autoclaves integrate PLC and touchscreen display.

October 27, 2015

Supplied on WSF autoclaves, SmartClave integrates Programmable Logic Controller and touchscreen display with intuitive messaging system to assist operators, maintenance managers, and supervisory personnel in all phases of autoclave operation. Technology provides autoclave door closure and process safety interlocking by monitoring all sensors, operating switches, and output devices. SmartClave also adds lamp flashing, annunciator, timing, and diagnostic features to standard control devices. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Controls & Controllers

EDM Machines feature unified control system.

October 14, 2015

Available on wire EDM, sinker EDM, and EDM hole drilling machines, Hyper-i Control features standardized design that enables operators to learn, adapt, and alternate between different machine platforms. Control utilizes interface technologies used by smart phones and tablets, including pinch, swipe, and spread gestures. Cutting cycle times in EDM processes, HyperCut technology achieves fine surface finishes of 16 µinRa with just 3-pass machining (1 rough, 2 skim cuts) using standard brass wire. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Control Room Consoles are available with touchscreen option.

October 14, 2015

Knurr Synergy, Dacobas, Elicon, and Ergocon control room consoles are available with touchscreen-embedded work surfaces. Configured into consoles' work surfaces, touchscreens ranging from 17–27 in. diagonal help increase operator comfort, interactivity, access, and control.
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Robotics, Controls & Controllers

HMI Touch Panel PCs include battery backup module.

October 13, 2015

Powered by Intel® Celeron® N2930 processor engine, Compact HMI Touch Panel PCs offer solution for mission-critical automation and industrial control applications. Battery backup power module provides automatic back-up during power outages, temporary disruptions, and/or system failure. Supplied in rugged, aluminum die-cast housing, series offers touchscreens ranging from 7–21.5 in. with some models available in both single and/or multi-touch screens. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Discrete Touch Controllers target smartphones and tablets.

October 9, 2015

Designed for smartphones, Synaptics 3700 Series supports ClearForce variable force sensing, SideTouch™ for edge gesturing, and non-touch hover performance at up to 25 mm. Synaptics 3600 Series, optimized for mainstream smartphones, supports gloved touch, 2-finger tracking with moisture on display, multiple user-defined gesture recognition, and FaceDetect™ Plus. Intended for touchscreens up to 17.3 in., Synaptics 7800 Series features 1 mm passive pen support and optimized palm rejection performance. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Controls & Controllers

High-Density Passive Optical TAP aids network traffic monitoring.

October 6, 2015

Without introducing points of failure when accessing network traffics, 48-channel High-Density Passive Optical TAP solution provides varying line-rate (for 1G/10G/40G/100G) access to individual network links independently. Unit holds up to 48-channel TAP capability in unidirectional line or 24-channel TAP capability in bidirectional lines based on standard LC connector and multiple 24-CH TAP capability up to 192-channel based on MPO connector termination or mix of 2 modes in 1RU chassis.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Automatic ID, Controls & Controllers

Barcode Reading Interface is entirely Web browser based.

October 6, 2015

Offering intuitive configuration utility for barcode reader setup and control, WebLink lets users command barcode readers from any Web-enabled device. Operator enters IP address of MicroHAWK reader into Web browser to access reader settings, enact real-time adjustments, and monitor live decode results. There is no need for specialized knowledge of equipment or industrial protocols, and software and memory necessary for WebLink's operation are hosted on connected MicroHAWK barcode reader. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Controls & Controllers

Solar Panels target commercial installations.

September 24, 2015

Featuring series of 72-cell modules, Mono X NeON™ 72 uses n-type double-sided cell structure, which allows light reflected from rear of modules to be reabsorbed. Models LG360N2W-B3 and LG365N2W-B3 deliver high-efficiency output up to 360 and 365 W, respectively, in 1,960 x 1,000 x 46 mm panel. Unlike p-type solar modules, n-type cells use phosphorous instead of boron in doping process, eliminating Light Induced Degradation caused by simultaneous presence of boron and oxygen in wafers. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Touchscreen Controllers meet AEC-Q100 standards.

September 22, 2015

Optimized for capacitive touchpads and touchscreens from 5–10 in., maXTouch® mXT641T series includes automotive-qualified, self- and mutual-capacitance controllers with Adaptive Sensing technology. Latter enables dynamic touch classification for seamless and automatic transition between finger touch, hover, or glove touch. Also, Adaptive Sensing is resistant to water and moisture and ensures performance in those conditions. Single-layer shieldless sensor design is standard. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Patch Panels provide network flexibility.

September 18, 2015

Available in 12- and 24-port, shielded and non-shielded models, Patch Panels terminate all cable runs coming in from various rooms to one main location. Units are constructed with ABS plastic housing, gold-plated RJ45 port contacts, and SPCC metal frame. Supporting wire gauge range of 22–26 AWG, patch panels have color-coded label to facilitate wiring and meet ANSI/EIA/TIA 568C.2 standard. Read More