Switches

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Industrial Unmanaged PoE Switch fosters protocol integration.

July 29, 2015

Along with 4 PoE ports that support 10/100/1000 BaseT(X) standard, NSM-205GP features one Ethernet/Fiber port that fosters flexibility for integrating different protocols. DIN-Rail or wall mounted switch supports 24/48 Vdc flexible redundant power inputs, providing up to 30 W, and can be used to power any IEEE 802.3af/at standard devices. Along with metal case, features include -40 to +167°F operation, support for auto negotiation and auto MDI/MDI-X function, and relay output. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Switch powers IEEE 802.3af/at standard devices.

July 28, 2015

Housed in metal case that can be DIN-rail or wall-mounted, Model NSM-205GP features 4 Power-over-Ethernet ports that support 10/100/1000 BaseT(X) standard, plus one additional Ethernet/Fiber port that allows flexibility for integrating different protocols. Unmanaged Ethernet switch supports 24/48 Vdc redundant power inputs, providing up to 30 W. Operating from -40 to +167°F, Model NSM-205GP provides auto negotiation, auto MDI/MDI-X function, and one relay output. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet Switches permit flexible, real-time communication.

July 22, 2015

Providing data rates up to 100 Mbps, Layer 2 Scalance XB-200 series provides functions for increasing safety and for configuration, diagnostics, and management of networks. These hazardous area-certified switches support Profinet and EtherNet/IP standards (selected by user via switchover function) and VLANs. Supplied in plastic enclosure with widths of 40, 80, or 120 mm, products feature up to 16 electrical and 3 optical connections and can cover distances up to 26 km in single mode. 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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Switches enable reliable plant operations monitoring.

July 20, 2015

Promoting safety, security, and process efficiency, Limitless™ series helps industrial facilities add independent layers of protection and optimize processes by monitoring equipment in hazardous locations. Switches can be used to provide plant operator with notification if employee uses specific equipment and can provide records on duration and time since last testing. Operating on one set of AA batteries for one year, products transmit wireless frequencies via WPAN 8.02.15.4 at 2.4 GHz. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Transponder Coded Safety Switch has integrated AS-Interface.

July 17, 2015

Via adaptor, CES-AS-C04 is directly connected to ribbon cable as slave. AS-Interface status is identifiable at all times via LEDs integrated into plug connector, while size, variable approach, and mounting options maximize design flexibility. Transponder coding in Unicode version provides protection against tampering and ensures at all versions Category 4/PLe according to EN ISO 13849-1. IP67 protection and insensitivity to vibrations permit use in harsh environments. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Safety Switch utilizes transponder technology.

July 17, 2015

Combining principle of operation of electromechanical safety switches with guard locking and guard lock monitoring with transponder-coded safety engineering, CTP Safety Switch achieves category 4 / PLe according to EN ISO 13849-1, without additional fault exclusion. Unit features detailed diagnostic function with LED indicator on front panel to immediately show device status. Housed in plastic with metal head and IP69K protection, switch is suited for most industrial uses. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Passive Distribution Module aids in-field safety switch wiring.

July 14, 2015

Supplied in IP67 plastic housing, passive distribution module accelerates straightforward series wiring of safety switches in field. Up to 4 products from CES-AR, CET-AR, and ESL-AR series can be connected per distributor, and modules can be connected in series to increase number of safety switches. Decentralized wiring benefits modular machine concepts as well as space-restricted control cabinets, and use of standardized cables with M12 plugs facilitates connection of safety switches. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Flow/Level/Temperature Switches comply with RoHS Directive.

July 7, 2015

Housed in coated aluminum alloy enclosure with high-density SMT electronics and quick disconnect terminal block, FLT93® Series FlexSwitch™ meets all EU restrictions on lead solder and 5 other toxic materials. Dual-function switches can be configured for flow or level sensing, flow and temperature sensing, or level and temperature sensing. Rated for ATEX locations and NEMA Type 4X environments, switches provide continuous operation in demanding and critical processes and plants. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

SPST Tact Switch offers right angle mount and IP67 rating.

July 1, 2015

With 0.45 mm travel and 200 or 450 gf operating force, TL6215 series offers 500,000 cycle life expectancy (electrical and mechanical) for such applications as medical equipment, A/V, computer peripherals, consumer electronics, telecom, and instrumentation. Right angle or vertical termination as well as multiple cap and illumination options are also available. Rated 50 mA @ 12 Vdc, switch operates from -20 to +70°C and has rated dielectric strength of 250 Vac for 1 min.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Self-Managed Ethernet Switch offers ring topology solution.

June 26, 2015

Featuring 2 copper TX ports and 2 Gigabit SFP Ethernet ports, Model CNGE2+2SMS allows IP video to be introduced in multiple locations on ring network topology without complexity managed switch requires. Port-configured Ethernet switch allows user to create virtual Local Area Network that manages Ethernet data being transported, thereby preventing network flooding. CNGE2+2SMS is pre-programmed and meets IEEE 802.1w RSTP for true self-healing network in event of path failure. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Motion Detectors provide automated light switching.

June 26, 2015

Supplied in rugged metal housing, WLS28-2MQ Motion Detector Switches automatically turn on or off light in applications where physical switch cannot be used or placement of switch is not useful. Units are available in 2 options: in-line module or built-in motion detector for company’s WLS28-2 LED Strip Light, which comes in various lengths from 145–1,130 mm. Switches are rated for 12–30 Vdc and include M12 connectors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Switches evolve networks via security, policy management.

June 25, 2015

Summit® X450-G2 fixed switches and other select Summit switches support secure, role-based policy management technology. Integration of policy and security management technology into ExtremeXOS® operating system lets users define and manage end-to-end policy in mixed wired and wireless environments. Policies are defined and centrally managed by single pane-of-glass management system (NetSight™), and Summit X450-G2 also supports automation capabilities with southbound APIs. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dome Style Pushbutton operates under severe conditions.

June 18, 2015

Configured as momentary, normally open (NO) switch, P9C is sealed to IP68S and features 3 million cycle life. Button profiles include flush dome and raised dome in either gloss or matte finish. Along with thermoplastic button, construction includes standard 15/32 in. threaded case for hex nut mounting. Areas of use include control panels, grips, computers, instruments, and other applications where rugged, long-life pushbutton switches are required.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Actuator works with high-pressure contact switches.

June 12, 2015

With CBS ArcSafe® RSA-73A Remote Switch Actuator, technicians can remotely charge, close, and/or trip General Electric Type HPC High Pressure Contact Switches from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation does not require any modifications to existing electrical equipment. Typical applications include main service, feeder, and branch circuit disconnects, as well as both transformer and large motor disconnects. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Pushbutton Switch comes in 26 mm snap-in version.

June 5, 2015

Available with momentary or latching solder lug terminal, Model FP26 is rated up to 1 million mechanical lifecycles. Snap-in mounting comes with metal clips for secure installation. Switch is available in many different bezel and actuator colors and can be pad printed or laser etched with over 100 different symbols, meeting ISO 7000 standard. Offered in single and double pole models with fully illuminated option, switch is suited for vehicle dashboards, instrumentation, and industrial automation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ruggedized Ethernet Switch suits military applications.

June 5, 2015

Designed for demanding military aircrafts, shelter environments, and shipboard installations, 52-port Model RCAT-4948E is qualified to meet MIL-STD-810, MIL-STD-910D, MIL-STD-167, and MIL-STD-461 standards. Hardened 2U 4948E Ethernet Switch features solid all aluminum billet construction. Unit comes equipped with MIL-38999 connector for 48 GB Ethernet downlinks, three 10 GB Ethernet uplinks (2 copper, 1 fiber), and 1 GB fiber uplink. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ergonomic Keyboard Switches carry 50 million cycle rating.

June 4, 2015

Comprised of top-actuated SPST devices with pre-travel distance of 1.5–2 mm and total travel distance of 4 mm, rugged KBD Series has operating life rating suited for industrial and workstation keyboards. Switches are available with range of operating forces color-coded to knob and one of 2 haptic responses: linear actuation for 60 ±20 gf (black) and 45 ±20 gf (red), and click-pressure-point actuation for 60 ±20 gf (blue) and 55 ±20 gf (brown). Operational range is -10 to +70°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Switch delivers high bandwidth in harsh environments.

June 2, 2015

Ruggedcom RSG920P, designed to operate in environments with widely varying climatic and environmental conditions, features 20 Gigabit Ethernet ports and can be mounted directly on DIN-rail. While 4 SFP slots provide flexibility in uplink distances and bandwidth options with support for Gigabit as well as Fast Ethernet fiber SFPs, 4 PoE interfaces supplying up to 120 W (30 W/port). Micro SD card slot facilitates storage of application data, firmware, and device configuration. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Enterprise Ethernet Switch increased capacity, port density.

May 29, 2015

SparX-IV VSC7449 supports switching of 48, 1 GbE ports or four 10 GbE ports in single chip, including direct connectivity 10G fiber, which offers fully managed L2/3 switching solution when combined with 12-port 1000 Base-T PHY. Capability for up to 24, 2.5 Gbps Ethernet ports support upgrade to 802.11ac networks using existing cable infrastructure. Along with SyncE and 1588v2 timing support with hardware-based time-stamping, features include integrated CPU and industrial temperature range. Read More