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Beckhoff Automation, LLC

13130 Dakota Avenue, Savage, MN, 55378, USA

  • 877-894-6228

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Beckhoff Automation, LLC

EL922x EtherCAT Terminal Series come in 12mm wide size.

Dec 14, 2017

EL922x EtherCAT Terminal Series are available in EL9227, EL9221 and EL9222 versions. Units allow user to safeguard 24 V DC system components in the EtherCAT I/O system. Products are designed for 24 V DC operations and are offered in 1- and 2-channel versions. EtherCAT terminals offer system-integrated overcurrent protection.

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EK1000 EtherCAT TSN Coupler comes with 100 Mbit/s ports.

Dec 08, 2017

EK1000 EtherCAT TSN Coupler allows user to communicate EtherCAT segments with remote controllers. Unit uses time-sensitive networking functions and is suitable for small data packets of digital and analog inputs applications. Product enables user to transfer telegrams from the TSN to the EtherCAT port.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Robotics

C6030 Industrial PC Series can be operated up to +55 °C.

Dec 07, 2017

C6030 Industrial PC Series measures 132 x 132 x 67 mm dimensions and is equipped with Intel® Core™ i-series processors of the 6th and 7th Generation. Unit is suitable for highly complex axis control, visualization task and HMI applications. Product is equipped with onboard Ethernet adapter with four 100/1000Base-T connectors, four USB 3.0 ports and two DisplayPort connectors. C6030 comes in... Read More

Software

TwinCAT Vision Software is suitable for machine building applications.

Dec 06, 2017

TwinCAT Vision Software features machine functionality such as PLC, motion control, robotics, high-end measurement technology. Unit offers real-time synchronization and automation tasks. Product can be used for GigE Vision compliant cameras and allows the image processing and control components to communicate with each other directly. Software comes with flexible run time system and is... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Retail and Sales Equipment

CP6906 Control Panel Display offers resolution of 800 x 480 WVGA.

Jul 01, 2017

Housed in enclosure with aluminum bezel and sheet steel rear cover, CP6906 Control Panel Display can be combined with CX series Embedded PC or Industrial PC. Suitable for machines, plants and buildings control applications, unit is integrated with DVI/USB Extended technology for remote operation from up to 50 m away. Product comes with 7 in. touchscreen.

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EtherCAT Terminals feature 100 Mbit data rate diagnostic capabilities.

May 09, 2017

Designed for use in hazardous areas – classified Zones 0, 1 and 2, EPX Series EtherCAT Terminals are explosion proof. Available in 12 mm housings with up to four intrinsically safe inputs or 24 mm housings with up to eight similar inputs, units

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Controls & Controllers

CPX Series Control Panels come with aluminum enclosures.

May 08, 2017

Available in control panel (CPX29xx and CPX39xx) and Panel PCs (CPX27xx and CPX37xx) models in 4:3, 5:4, and 16:9 widescreen versions, CPX Series Control Panels are designed with capacitive multi-touch technology and are suitable for process industries. Control panel series are IP65 rated and Panel PCs are equipped with heat-resistant, energy-saving Intel® Atom™ processors.

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EL6861 EtherCAT Terminal supports BACnet MS/TP interface.

Apr 22, 2017

Combined with BACnet MS/TP driver integrated within TwinCAT automation software, EL6861 EtherCAT Terminal is used for monitoring and controlling BACnet-compatible field devices like pumps, drives, frequency converters. Enabling connections of up to 64 devices with RS485 transceivers, EL6861 offers 1 x 5 V DC short-circuit proof at 20 mA from E-bus supply.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Embedded PC Many-Core Control Hardware provides multi-option interface.

Dec 03, 2016

Using 14nm process technology CX20x2 Embedded PC Many-Core Control Hardware, holds up to 4 @ 1.3GHz, 8 @ 1.6GHz and 12 @ 1.5GHz CPU cores of Intel Core microarchitecture integrated with Intel® Xeon® D processors. Core options provide high processing power through TwinCAT 3 automation software. Units come with separate CPU RAM and GPU RAM to avoid conflicts with one another, 2 x GBit... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

ELM Measurement Modules features a flexible connector front-end.

Dec 02, 2016

Including 11 modules with different interfaces and input circuitry, ELM series modules feature new metal housings that optimize shielding and cooling in measurement technology applications. Unit offers 24 bit resolution, sampling rates up to 50,000 samples per second, depending on interface and precision timing of synchronization < 1 μs. Measuring accuracy of 100 ppm at 23 °C, device ensures... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

C6015 Industrial PC with computing power of Intel® Atom™ CPU.

Dec 01, 2016

Being ultra-compact at 82 x 82 x 40 mm and flexible, C6015 IPC provides scalability of PC-based control technology. Used in industries for implementation of automation, visualization and system-wide communication in small and mid-size applications. Unit can be mounted vertically and horizontally. Features 30GB SSD, 2GB DDR3L-RAM, display port connection, on-board Dual-Ethernet adapter with 2 x... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multifunction Terminal provides high-end measurement technology.

May 20, 2016

As part of standard I/O system, EL3751 combines automation and measurement technology on one universal hardware and software platform. This single-channel EtherCAT Terminal for analog measurement technology, featuring eXtreme Fast Control technology (XFC), supports 10,000 samples per second, ±0.01% measurement accuracy, and 24-bit resolution. Along with flexible filter configurations,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Compact Embedded PC is used for Ethernet communication.

May 16, 2016

As PC-based controller in compact, Bus Coupler format for TwinCAT 3 automation software, CX8190 employs 32-bit, 600 MHz ARM Cortex™-A9 processor; hosts 512 MB RAM; and runs Windows® Embedded Compact 7 OS. Ethernet port and 2-port switch allow for real-time Ethernet or EtherCAT Automation Protocol (EAP), and programming is supported with TwinCAT 3 via fieldbus or Ethernet interface.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

EtherCAT Plug-in I/O Modules integrate compact drive technology.

May 10, 2016

Suited for medium- and high-volume machine and equipment production applications, EJ-series insert directly into signal distribution board that transmits signals and power to individual connectors. Stepper motor module EJ7047 features 2 inputs for limit switches, and EJ7211-0010 servomotor module integrates One Cable Technology (OCT) combining motor cable and absolute feedback system.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

IoT Bus Coupler transmits control data simply, safely to cloud.

May 09, 2016

Without any special control program between Beckhoff EtherCAT I/O and Internet of Things (IoT), EK9160 establishes direct connection to cloud. Integrated Web server allows I/O data to be parameterized via configuration dialogue. Transmission of data, including time stamp, to cloud service is completely autonomous. Extended mechanisms, including local buffering of I/O data... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Compact Embedded PC links EtherCAT I/O to EtherNet/IP devices.

Feb 10, 2016

In addition to use as stand-alone controller, 64 x 100 x 73 mm CX8095 can be used as tie-in to EtherNet/IP systems as single EtherNet/IP slave. Embedded PC behaves like 2 EtherNet/IP devices and thereby process 2X EtherNet/IP process data when optional virtual device (slave interface) is activated. Along with 32-bit, 400 MHz ARM9 CPU, features include 64 MB RAM, MicroSD card (4 GB max),... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Robotics

PC-Based Controllers deliver multi-core, Atom-based performance.

Jan 20, 2016

Powered by Intel® Atom™ CPU with up to 4 processor cores, C6905 Control Cabinet PC and CP6706, 7 in. Built-in Panel PC are suited for use as small and medium-sized machine controllers in motion applications or complex graphic applications. Both models feature 3 ½ in motherboard and aluminum housing as well as 2 GB DDR3L-RAM (expandable to 8 GB), on-board dual Ethernet adapter with 2 x... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Cable unites EtherCAT communication, power functions.

Dec 15, 2015

In one standard 4-wire Ethernet cable, EtherCAT P integrates 24 Vdc supply of EtherCAT P slaves with signals and data from connected sensors/actuators. US (system and sensor supply) and UP (peripheral voltage for actuators) are electrically isolated from each other, each with up to 3 A current for connected components. US and UP currents are directly injected into wires of 100 Mbps cable, and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

EtherCAT Box optimizes PROFINET applications.

Nov 02, 2015

Featuring machine-mountable design, EP9300 EtherCAT Box connects PROFINET RT networks with EtherCAT I/O modules, facilitating local installation in field. Telegrams are transferred from PROFINET RT to EtherCAT and vice versa, providing seamless integration of EtherCAT Box I/O modules. Resistant to moisture, dust, shock, and vibration,  IP67-rated EP9300 connects to PROFINET via d-coded M12... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Multi-axis Servo System delivers high-precision positioning.

Oct 05, 2015

With height of 223 mm and width of 60 or 90 mm, AX8000 Servo Drive System includes various power supply modules, single and dual-axis modules, and capacitor module. One Cable Technology simplifies connection and feedback systems. Based on multi-core ARM processors, EtherCAT-enabled system uses FPGA-based control algorithms that enable sample and response times of less than 1 µs for current... Read More

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