Electrical Equipment & Systems, Controls & Controllers

Automated System remotely controls load break switches.

October 7, 2015

By remotely opening or closing electrical load break switches, Rotary Hot Stick Operator removes field technicians from hazardous locations when performing switch service. System can be configured for both rotary and linear switch operators and will work with all switch types, including Air, Oil, Vacuum, and SF6. RHSO employs fiberglass tripod to center rotary apparatus over vault; motorized clamp assembly is then used to rotate hot stick, which is attached to eyelet to open/close switch contacts. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged Ethernet Switch targets tactical applications.

October 6, 2015

Supporting up to 24 Gigabit Ethernet ports and four 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports, NETernity™ GBX411 Fully Managed 3U VPX Layer 2/3 Ethernet Switch can be deployed on air, ground, and sea platforms in applications such as surveillance, reconnaissance, radar, sonar, and imaging. Unit supports 1588 precision time protocol and uses GE’s OpenWare™ switch management software. Product offers extensive capabilities for Multicast, Quality of Service, VLANs, and Differentiated Services. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Distribution Switch provides four 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports.

October 5, 2015

Featuring 19 in. rackmount design and rugged exterior for harsh environments, Stratix 5410 provides centralized point of network distribution. Unit can be used as Layer 2 switch or Layer 3 routing switch. Optimized security features include programmable port access and configurable port security. Capabilities such as encrypted administrative traffic, 802.1x authentication, access control lists, and TACACS+ and RADIUS support plantwide security as part of defense-in-depth security approach. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

AC Power Switch (20 A) utilizes dual-power SCR outputs.

September 25, 2015

Supplied in SuperSIP package with silicon chips soft-soldered onto ceramic Direct Copper Bond substrate, voltage-controlled CPC44055ST features zero-cross turn-on circuitry and is specified with 800 V peak blocking voltage. Optically coupled I/O circuits provide noise immunity and 2,500 V(rms) of isolation between control input and output. Requiring 5 V input control voltage to operate, device can achieve 20 A(rms) output current with heatsink or 5 A(rms) without heatsink (free-air).
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Deployment-Ready Network Platforms minimize design risk.

September 23, 2015

Featuring options for integrated NPU, switch, control CPU, core count, and remote management, Lodestar series allows development and deployment of adaptable datacenter and network appliances. Architecture enables accelerated implementation of changes. Products include CSW-1240 Trident-II based Server Switch Appliance, N5R-100 Network Appliance (1U), RPE-130 PCIe Broadcom XLP7XX Packet Processor Card, and O3E-110 PCIe Cavium OCTEON III CN78XX Packet Processor Card. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged GbE Switch Card is offered in 8-port version.

September 18, 2015

Measuring 3.6 x 3.8 in., 8-port SWI-22-10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) switch card delivers Layer 2 fully managed network switch capable of Layer 3 static routing. This MIL-STD-810G-validated, SFF PCI/104-Express module also features RS-232 console port and support for Built-in-Test to detect system faults. Additionally, support for zeroize sanitize function lets users declassify product and erase configuration information. Carrier-grade GbE switching silicon and management software is included. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Hybrid Solid-State Relays provide noiseless switching.

September 17, 2015

Featuring modular design consisting of GaAIAs IRED actuation control and MOSFETs for switch output, Models VOR1142A6, VOR1142B6, and VOR1142M4 are normally open SPST switches supplied in DIP-6, SMD-6, and SOP-4 packages, respectively. Single-channel 1 Form A units offer on-resistance of 22 Ω, load current of 140 mA, load voltage of 400 V, and low turn-on current of 0.25 mA. Electronically isolated devices offer clean, bounce-free switching over ambient temperature range of -40 to +100°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Industrial Managed Ethernet Switches provide 6 ports.

September 15, 2015

Operating from 12~48 Vdc power input, LMX-0602 Series provides four 10/100Tx Fast Ethernet RJ45 ports and two 100Fx Fiber ports with SC or ST type connectors offering option for multi-mode (2 km) or single-mode (30 km) for network distance expansion. Switches provide 2,000 Vdc surge protection and 6,000 Vdc ESD protection. Featuring IP30-rated, fanless design that is DIN-rail and wall mountable, series includes dual power input design with reverse polarity protection and relay warning function. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Automatic Transfer Switches feature self-protecting design.

September 10, 2015

Available in 3 models covering range of 400–2,000 A at 65 or 100 kAIC, Automatic Transfer Switches are suitable for both critical and non-critical loads. Units come in 3- or 4-pole configurations with integral overcurrent protection and optional draw out functionality, making switches suited for UL Service Entrance applications by eliminating need for additional circuit protection. To facilitate proper system coordination, on-board electronic trip units provide performance curve shaping. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Industrial 10-Port Gigabit Managed Switches are PoE+ capable.

September 8, 2015

While LMP-1002C-SFP features 48–55 Vdc high power input support, LMP-1002C-SFP-24 offers 12–36 Vdc low voltage power input with built-in voltage booster (of which unit provides full 48 Vdc PoE power). Both series, pre-loaded with Layer 2 network management software, provide eight 10/100/1,000Tx Fast Ethernet ports – IEEE 802.3at/af compliant (PoE+/PoE), with PoE power output up to 30 W per port – and 2 dual rate 100/1,000Tx SFP slots. Series supports Jumbo Frames up to 9.6 KB. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Plug-in Duplexors offer SOSO functionality.

September 3, 2015

With Sequence On Simultaneous Off 3-input functionality, 8-pin ARC/ARD Series detects float switch inputs, from which it determines necessary outputs to turn on with line voltage. As lag and lead switches open, load remains energized. When all switches are open, both loads de-energize simultaneously and lead load alternates. Units feature 120 Vac control voltage, as well as SPDT 2-line voltage outputs with contact rating of 10 A 1/3 hp at 120 Vac (combined output). Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Electromechanical Switches cover DC to 46 GHz.

August 12, 2015

Consisting of 134 connectorized designs that are guaranteed for 1 million life cycles, General Purpose RF Electromechanical Switches are available in SMA, N Type, TNC, and 2.92 mm options as well as SPDT, DPDT, SP4T, SP6T, SP10T and Transfer configurations. Units are rated from 10–275 W with isolation up to 80 dB, switching speeds from 15–50 ms, and insertion loss ranging from 0.2–0.6 dB. All materials and finishes are in accordance with applicable MIL standards. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Gigabit Managed Ethernet Switches suit railway applications.

August 10, 2015

Compliant with IEC 61850-3 and IEEE 1613 standards for power substation and railway markets, IGS-P9000 Series provides fiber-optic connections via SC connectors or SFP transceivers. Provisioning of 8–16 Gigabit copper ports, depending on switches installed, makes fast transmission of large volumes of traffic possible. Series supports variety of redundancy technologies to enable fast fault recovery. Besides standard MSTP, STP, and RSTP protocols, switches support self-healing technology. Read More

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 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