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Controls & Controllers

PC Keyboard transmits signals in less than 1 ms.

August 19, 2015

Combining MX keyswitches with RealKey technology for analog signal processing, CHERRY MX 6.0 Keyboard is suited for situations where response time is crucial. RealKey technology allows for full N-key rollover and 100% reliable anti-ghosting. All keys can be read simultaneously, preventing erroneous interpretation of signal inputs. Measuring 11.87 x 5.78 x 1.1 in., keyboard has red LED backlighting, laser-etched keycaps, and grease-repellent coating. Braided 6.5 ft USB cable is included. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Smart Grid Controllers include DNP3 communication gateway.

August 19, 2015

Smart Grid Controllers include versions that communicate in Distributed Network Protocol (DNP3), which is used for communication between data acquisition and control equipment and enables outstations to create link to provider's SCADA system and other equipment. While scalable controllers are available in Ethernet 2.0, Universal Smart Grid solution supports IEC and DNP3 protocols. WAGO-I/O-PRO configuration software facilitates parameterization for any application. Read More

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

Confocal Chromatic Controller provides measuring rates to 25 kHz.

August 19, 2015

Suited for use with dark targets or measuring thickness of transparent targets, confocalDT IFC2461 has integrated light source and delivers stable measurement results. Standard and multi-peak controller versions are available, with latter providing 6 peaks to enable one-sided thickness measurement of up to 5 layers. Along with active exposure time regulation that allows measurement of different surface types, features include EtherCAT, Ethernet, RS422, and analog out interfaces. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Distributed Control System targets small- to mid-sized companies.

August 14, 2015

Built on Experion® Process Knowledge System (PKS), Experion® LX supports midsized chemical processing, industrial power, biofuels, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and water and wastewater facilities. Along with SCADA capabilities, features include S88-compliant batch system, which runs entirely on integrated C300 controller, and various engineering tools: HMIWeb Solution Pack standardized objects library and CAB Developer and Application Development Toolkit. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Touchscreen HMI Controllers integrate PoE function and RTC.

August 14, 2015

Designed for home, building, and industrial automation, TPD-280-M and TPD-280-H come with 2.8 in. HD TFT color screen which fits in regular electrical wall mount. Supported Modbus RTU and TCP protocols facilitate integration with other I/O and SCADA software, and communication is also possible over RS-485 and Ethernet. In addition to providing redundant solutions, touchpad HMI controllers offer image storage capacity and come with HMIWorks Development Tool. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator operates molded case circuit breakers.

August 13, 2015

With Model RSA-187C, technicians can remotely close or open General Electric J-Line molded case circuit breakers from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation does not require modifications to existing electrical equipment. Actuator is compatible with all type 600 A frame size THJK, TJ, TJC, TJD, TJJ, TJK, and TJL circuit breakers commonly used in switchboards, motor control centers, and lighting, power, and customized control panel boards. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Motor Control works with opening roof system.

August 12, 2015

Packaged in NEMA weatherproof enclosure that has IP67 rating, Motor Control System and wireless handheld device is designed for Apollo Opening Roof System from Axis Concepts Inc. Configurable from anywhere, control makes roof system fully automated and interactive with seasonal weather changes by detecting rain, sunlight, and cold or warm temperatures. Read More

Controls & Controllers

IoT Control Systems support water and wastewater treatment.

August 7, 2015

Developed for customers specializing in M2M technology, em4 nano-PLC allows device connectivity via internet, without additional modules. em4 remote provides programming, monitoring and control, and data logging with remote management of application, single machine, or fleet of machines. em4 alert and em4 local models are also available. Featuring dedicated function blocks, Millenium 3 Smart Logic Controller can control and monitor machines or automated installations with up to 50 I/O. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Compressed Air System Control brings IoT to industrial plants.

August 7, 2015

As master control system for all compressed air production and treatment components, Sigma Air Manager 2 (SAM 2) optimizes pressure values, automatically adjusts system air delivery to accommodate fluctuating air demand, and optimizes system efficiency via constant analysis of control losses, switching losses, and pressure flexibility. Unit ensures reliable, consistent supply of compressed air and provides adaptive control, data storage, analysis, and predictive maintenance capabilities. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

ANSI x3.28 to Modbus RTU Converter has three operating modes.

August 3, 2015

Used for controlling RS-232 and RS-485 Modbus RTU devices, Model 2399 simplifies replacement of obsolete ANSI controllers with Modbus RTU-compatible controllers. Firmware handles Watlow XonXoff and ANSI X3.28 protocol, and end-user configures unit with ANSI commands used in system and equivalent registers in Modbus controller. Inserted in serial path between system computer and replacement Modbus controller, multimodal system runs without any changes to system software. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Remote Site Controller monitors and controls HVAC systems.

July 31, 2015

Deploying sophisticated algorithms, RSC 1000™ provides HVAC control and alarm monitoring for remote shelters and small buildings with 2 HVAC systems. Configuring controller with new installations, troubleshooting problems, and scheduling maintenance are all managed via graphical color touchscreen. Using Ethernet for remote communications, controller has built-in Web Server and will generate alarm conditions using SNMP Traps/Informs and email to notify personnel of problems at site. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Digital Input Controller features LAN interface firmware.

July 29, 2015

Equipped with TCP/IP interface that enables control over single board or group of boards at once, Model IA-2661-E provides 96 channels capable of handling 3.3 V LVTTL signals, 5 V TTL signals, and up to 32 Vdc signals, with Positive or Negative Logic. Board is assigned with IP address and can be controlled and monitored via included software utility or open source code software examples. Self-contained solution includes pluggable screw terminal blocks, Ethernet port, and local MCU. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Harsh Environment-Duty Controllers deliver IoT connectivity.

July 22, 2015

Based on P-Series PLC on a Chip™ technology and supplied with sealed NEMA 4 enclosure, HEC-P5XXX series provides flexibility for controlling mobile equipment, communicating with serial bus protocols, logging system data, or adding IoT capability to existing systems. I/O includes digital inputs, high-speed counter inputs, quadrature encoder interface, 2 A-rated digital outputs (12 PWM-capable), and 2 user-configurable analog inputs. CAN, serial, Ethernet, and Wi-Fi® ports are also included. Read More

Controls & Controllers

WLAN Controller provides enterprise-grade access control.

July 21, 2015

Able to manage up to 10 access points, Model WHG201 is suited for distributed site deployments and SMBs that require same degree of wireless security and performance as large enterprises. System offers automatic discovery and provisioning of APs as well as ability to automatically generate optimized settings and user access policies. Administrator can separately configure Ethernet port in single-WAN or dual-WAN operation, catering to scenarios that need WAN port failover and load balancing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Controls & Controllers

Ergonomic Pushbutton Pendants are designed for flexibility.

July 21, 2015

Targeting crane and hoist applications, SBN Pendant Pushbutton Stations serve as direct functional replacement for SBP Pendant Pushbutton Station and provide additional flexibility. Most models weigh <2 lb, and ergonomic design fits in operator's palm. Switch replacement is accelerated by removing back of enclosure. Sizes and configurations are available to meet application requirements, and various options and accessories ensure optimal performance. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware

Trapped Key Interlocks ensure energy isolation in LOTO.

July 14, 2015

To optimize lockout tagout procedures, KIRK® Trapped Key Interlocks ensure energy isolation procedures cannot be circumvented. Key is removed from trapped key interlock and is with person leading lockout tagout procedure. Equipment cannot be re-energized until uniquely coded KIRK® key has been re-entered into sequence after all workers are clear from completed task and out of harm’s way. To allow hazardous energy to dissipate prior to allowing access, time delay unit can be added into process. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Flexible Communications Controller enables IoT connectivity.

July 14, 2015

Based on P-Series PLC on a Chip™ technology, multi-port VersaGateway can translate between various protocols and enables Cloud Communications with VersaCloud M2M platform. Unit supports programming via EZ Ladder® Toolkit in Ladder Diagram, Function Block, and Structured Text. Functionality provides flexibility when translating between different serial bus protocols, logging system data to full size SD card, or adding IoT capability to existing systems. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Video Management Servers store databases up to 256 TB.

July 9, 2015

With integrated RAID system, G-Scope/8000-IP16SAS can accommodate up to 16 hard drives. Integrated RAID controller can not only control internal RAID systems, it can also manage up to 15 G-Scope/8000-JB16 type external JBODs, each with up to 16 hard drives. Images are available again after restart in about 1 minute, even at maximum database size of 256 TB. For optimum reliability and availability, G-Scope/8000 Series includes redundant components. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

AC/DC Converter Control IC is designed for SiC drives.

July 7, 2015

Fostering implementation of SiC-MOSFETs in AC/DC converters, BD7682FJ-LB promotes energy and space conservation as well as efficiency and performance. Multiple protection circuits enable support for voltages up to 690 Vac, and components used for heat dissipation are not required (50 W Class power supplies). Product integrates gate drive circuit optimized for SiC MOSFET drive, and design ensures support for higher switching frequencies (i.e., 120 kHz). Read More

Controls & Controllers

Multi-Hot Runner Control Unit features touchscreen, USB interface.

July 1, 2015

Microprocessor control unit, Z1242/..., provides 4 in. color touchscreen and USB interface. With user guidance and inscriptions provided in menus, display accelerates and facilitates hot runner system setup in manageable format. Parameters for all different zones are set out clearly through overview page, and system allows grouping together of control points and specification of setpoint values. Integral timer permits automatic activation of connected control units at desired time. Read More