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Controls & Controllers

Coupler Control System is designed for attachment versatility.

February 25, 2015

Offering standard and bypass operating sequence choices, Geith hydraulic quick coupler control system has minimized component design and meets current as well as proposed safety standards (ISO/DIS 13031). While dust- and water-resistant control box features 4 buttons (power, unlock, lock, and hydraulic pressure signal/bypass), mounting bracket accelerates and facilitates installation of compact control box via suction cups or small screws. Safety features include audio warning signal. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Configurable XMC Modules feature Xilinx Kintex-7 FPGA.

February 25, 2015

XMC-7K series feature reconfigurable Xilinx® Kintex™-7 FPGA and 128M x 64-bit DDR3 SDRAM. Eight-lane, high-speed serial interface on rear P15 connector for PCIe Gen 1/2 (standard), Serial Rapid I/O, 10 GbE, and Xilinx Aurora implementations are supported. While rear I/O provides 4- or 8-lane, high-speed serial interface on P16 XMC port, select I/O or LVDS pairs plus global clock pairs direct to FPGA via rear P4 or P16 port. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Wireless Controller strengthens SMB networking.

February 23, 2015

Supporting NETGEAR business-grade ProSAFE Managed Access Points, ProSAFE WC9500 Premium Wireless Controller offers scalable, centralized solution for dense environments. Unit can support up to 200 access points in stacked arrangement, making it suitable for medium to large-sized organizations with high bandwidth multimedia needs. With Ufast™ protocol, WC9500 delivers ultra-fast access point discovery, Layer 2/Layer 3 fast roaming, and captive portal for guest access. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Extrusion Control System utilizes Windows CE-based HMI.

February 13, 2015

Featuring Allen Bradley and Ifix systems, MAX Extrusion Control System provides integrated line control for all extrusion applications including pipe, profile, tubing, sheet, fiber, and film. System also allows for control of temperature, speed, amperage, and pressure of extrusion system via 17 in. HMI touchscreen. In addition to logging of up to 100 variables to USB memory stick in .CSV file format, system supports printing of customized production data screens and unlimited recipe storage. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Software

Security System Interface App offers Geofencing capability.

February 11, 2015

Supported by Apple® and Android™, DMP Virtual Keypad™ App offers Geofencing capability that lets users create virtual fences using cellphone-based location services (GPS). Alarm system recognizes fence exit/entry, triggering Favorite to automatically activate lights, locks, or thermostats. Also, customers can receive Smart Arming Reminder if they are last to leave premises. Solution enhances security and convenience while reducing energy expenditure for residential and commercial accounts. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Wireless 6 in. Touchscreen supports voice command recognition.

February 10, 2015

Along with 5.7 in. capacitive touchscreen, widescreen display, and H.264 streaming video, TST-602 offers 15 customizable tactile pushbuttons as well as ability to use voice commands for control. Primary touch screen functionality is supported via Crestron ER wireless communications, which can be used in combination with Wi-Fi® (b/g/n) in dual-mode operation. Incorporating field replaceable Li-ion battery, unit supports WEP, WPA, and WPA2 security protocols. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Robotics

Industrial Robot Controller measures 12.2 x 17.7 x 17.4 in.

February 3, 2015

Along with clean operator panel, second generation IRC5C features cable connections designed for facilitated access and use. External connectors are available for all signals, and built-in, expandable 16-in, 16-out I/O system is standard. TrueMove™ and QuickMove™ technologies promote such capabilities as accuracy, speed, cycle-time, programmability, and synchronization with external devices. Design also facilitates integration of additional hardware and sensors. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Controls & Controllers

Wireless DNC Unit also connects via USB.

February 3, 2015

Able to communicate directly to CNC that comes from manufacturer, Wireless USB DNC (Distributed Numerical Control) Unit can connect directly to USB port on machine tool while communicating via wireless network. Users, without running CAT5 cabling, benefit from all tools provided by eNETDNC, such as file rev. control and 20,000 V of surge protection, while still being able to control the DNC from office. Operators can also view directory listing at CNC Control and transfer files. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Electrohydraulic Controller enhances AHC system performance.

January 27, 2015

Used on A4VSO (open loop control) and A4VSG (closed loop control) hydraulic axial piston components which function as secondary control units in Rexroth Active Heave Compensation (AHC) system for offshore winching applications, Rexroth DS2R features proportional valve technology that promotes reliability and facilitates maintenance. Unit comes with Rexroth 4WRPH proportional valve, and reliability is improved with Rexroth AWXF axial piston unit swivel angle sensor rated for IP67 standards. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wireless Lighting Controls feature self-powered design.

January 23, 2015

Utilizing solar cells and small kinetic energy-harvesting switches, ZenNet Controls are intended for OEMs and work with LED luminaires powered by TRP's LED drivers, including 0–10 V dimming capability. Motion sensors and rocker switches pair wirelessly with fixture control relay modules. Optimal for indoor applications, relays, sensors and switches support stand-alone room-level setup, but also network to building automation systems such as BACnet through standard gateways. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Construction Equipment & Supplies

Control System supports winch and crane drives.

January 20, 2015

Featuring plug-and-play interface, Winch and Crane Control System is designed especially for use in harsh environments, as it can withstand large temperature changes as well as vibrations and shocks. In software, designer can access standardized modules for control function. Integrated security features ensure compliance with required safety level. Designer can freely choose degree of networking, also in terms of security features, according to specific application requirements. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Scalable 10/40GbE Controller suits datacenter/cloud applications.

January 16, 2015

Terminator 5 (T5) integrated, hyper-virtualized 10/40GbE controller offers full offload support of complete Unified Wire solution, NVGRE, and VXLAN support, security and filtering, and traffic analytics and management. Performance is limited only by PCIe Gen3 bus. Due to multiple physical channels through ASIC, product scales to true 40 Gigabit line rate operation from single TCP connection to thousands of connections and allows simultaneous low latency and high bandwidth operation. Read More

Controls & Controllers

USB DNC Unit features hard-wired design.

January 8, 2015

Via Ethernet network, Wired USB DNC Unit communicates directly to USB communication port on machine tool. DNC technology gives customers that use PC-based controls ability to use tools such as file rev. control and 20,000 V of surge protection while still being able to control DNC from office. Operators will also be able to view directory listing at CNC control, and transfer files with functionality that mimics thumb drive for easy training. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Wireless Controller provides seamless wireless network.

January 5, 2015

ProSAFE® WC7600 manages NETGEAR ProSAFE Managed Access Points for small to mid-sized organizations. While providing enterprise-grade functionality and capability, scalable and secure mobile access solution facilitates usability and management. Supporting organizations with dozens of users and up to several thousand concurrent clients across 150 access points in stacked arrangement, controller features Ufast™ protocol, Layer 2 and Layer 3 fast roaming, and captive portal for guest access. Read More

Controls & Controllers

AC Motor Speed Control drives motors rated up to 1 hp.

December 31, 2014

Housed in NEMA-4X/IP65 aluminum die-cast enclosure, Model 2999 Pacesetter™ is suited for stand-alone AC gearmotor applications that require variable speed, controlled acceleration, and reversing. Unit drives 230 Vac, 50/60 Hz, inverter-duty 3-phase gearmotors and motors rated up to 1 hp/746 W. Allowing for up to 200% starting torque, control ensures startup of high frictional loads. Slip compensation with static auto-tune and boost circuitry provides load regulation over wide speed range. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

USB 3.0 Hub Controller comes in 6 x 6 mm BGA package.

December 29, 2014

Intended for mobile and consumer devices, EZ-USB® HX3™ offers full configurability via I²C EEPROM, I²C Slave, and GPIO options. Ghost Charging allows device charging without host, and Accessory Charger Adaptor Dock enables upstream charging for portable devices with USB OTG host. Other features include Shared Link, which enables up to 8 downstream ports; support for USB-IF Battery Charging v1.2 specification and charging of Apple devices; as well as configurable USB 2.0 and SuperSpeed PHYs. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

NFC Sensor Transponder targets IoT applications.

December 18, 2014

Combining ISO 15693-compliant NFC interface with programmable MCU, non-volatile FRAM, 14-bit ADC, and SPI or I2C interface, Model RF430FRL15xH is optimized for use in fully passive or semi-active modes to achieve extended battery life in consumer wearables, industrial, medical, and asset tracking applications. With fully programmable 13.56 MHz transponder, developers can design products that require analog or digital interface, datalogging capabilities, and data transfers to NFC-enabled reader. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

RAID Systems deliver up to 780K IOPS.

December 17, 2014

Providing read and write speeds up to 5,500 MBps and 1,900 MBps, respectively, EonStor DS 2000 RAID Systems are suited for I/O-intensive applications, such as Microsoft SQL, Microsoft Exchange, customer relationship management, Oracle Database, SAP, and virtual desktop infrastructure. Systems offer multi-level automated storage tiering, SSD wear indication, remote replication, and self-encrypting drive compatibility to optimize data security. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Controls & Controllers

Hopper Bank incorporates central closed loop conveyance.

December 16, 2014

Offering flexible solution for molders running multiple resins, Hopper Bank features integrated central conveyance system and supports on-the-fly changeovers. Manifolds let operator switch from one hopper to another or connect multiple machines to one drying hopper, while closed loop conveyance and line purge keep material lines clear and resin dry at throat. Systems are available for up to 10 machines, hopper capacities range from 5–600 lb, and hopper quantities vary from 2–12. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Communication Systems & Equipment

GNSS Receiver Module offers continuous positioning.

December 15, 2014

Based on Venus 8 multi-GNSS platform, S2525DR8 GNSS Dead-Reckoning Module offers accuracy for both indoor and outdoor positioning. Module uses automotive-grade XV-8100CB analog output gyroscope and 16-bit differential ADC. A 3D option adds barometric pressure sensor on-board, while vehicle dynamics monitoring option adds accelerometer. Measuring 25 x 25 mm, module contains level shifter, capable of direct interface to vehicle odometer and forward/reverse signals ranging from 3V–30 V. Read More