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AutomationDirect Expands NITRA Brand with Addition of 22mm Pneumatic Pushbutton and Switch Pilot Devices
Electrical Equipment & Systems

AutomationDirect Expands NITRA Brand with Addition of 22mm Pneumatic Pushbutton and Switch Pilot Devices

The new ECP series of 22mm pneumatic pushbutton operators and switches can fit in a standard electrical pushbutton hole and are designed for use with pneumatic valve bodies. The pneumatic pushbuttons can combine the valve bodies with electrical contact blocks for the creation of valve assemblies or hybrid electro-pneumatic actuators. The devices allow mounting up to two 3-way valves, or one valve...

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AutomationDirect Introduces Remote I/O Controllers to BRX Micro PLC Product Line, Adding 256 I/O Points
Agricultural & Farming Products

AutomationDirect Introduces Remote I/O Controllers to BRX Micro PLC Product Line, Adding 256 I/O Points

The BRX remote I/O controller provides up to 256 I/O points per remote rack and is designed to work with any Modbus client/master device. The product comes in six controller versions with an inbuilt 10/100 Mbps Ethernet port and supports Do-more! Ethernet remote I/O, Host Ethernet remote I/O, Modbus RTU and TCP protocols. The AC powered units include an integral 24VDC auxiliary output power...

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AutomationDirect Adds New BRX PLC I/O Expansion Modules for Machine and Process Control Applications
Controls & Controllers

AutomationDirect Adds New BRX PLC I/O Expansion Modules for Machine and Process Control Applications

BRX PLC I/O Expansion Modules consist of 3x 32-point discrete I/O and 5x analog I/O expansion modules, 3x temperature input modules, 3x 4-channel analog input and 2x 4-channel analog modules. Units are available with current signal range (0-20 mA, 4-20 mA), voltage ranges (0-5 VDC, 0-10 VDC,±5 and ±10 VDC) with output and input resolution of 16-bits maximum.

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New StrideLinx Software Enables Creation of Company IoT Platform with User-Specified Domain Name
Software

New StrideLinx Software Enables Creation of Company IoT Platform with User-Specified Domain Name

StrideLinx Platform includes three types of VPN routers and two antenna sets (WiFi and Cellular). The software enables the user to connect, monitor and troubleshoot multiple field devices remotely. StrideLinx allows unlimited users, and unlimited concurrent client and mobile connections. It also provides a web-based live or historical record of system performance to the system data via cloud...

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VFD Cable is Now Offered in Customer Specified Lengths
Electrical Equipment & Systems

VFD Cable is Now Offered in Customer Specified Lengths

VFD Cable from AutomationDirect is designed to protect input and motor power wiring in variable frequency drives. Unit utilizes cross-linked Polyethylene conductor insulation and stranded tinned annealed copper conductors. The VFD cable is rated to 1000 V for use with 460 V drives and is offered with 4-conductors in 16 AWG to 2 AWG sizes. Unit is available in cut-to-length one-foot increments...

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New Fuji Electric 30 mm Pilot Devices Offer Quick Snap-On Replacement of Contact Blocks
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Fuji Electric 30 mm Pilot Devices Offer Quick Snap-On Replacement of Contact Blocks

AutomationDirect’s Fuji Electric 30mm Pilot Devices consist of 30mm pushbuttons, non-illuminated and illuminated models with flush round heads, extended round heads and mushroom style heads. Units allow wiring in horizontal and vertical directions and can be mounted on panels from 1 to 6 mm thick in panel cutouts of 30.5 mm diameter. Fuji Electric devices are compliant to UL, CSA and CE/RoHS...

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AutomationDirect Introduces DP Contactors for Compact Load Control in Rotor Switching Needs
Electronic Components & Devices

AutomationDirect Introduces DP Contactors for Compact Load Control in Rotor Switching Needs

AutomationDirect’s Definite Purpose Contactors are reliable control components designed for compact load control in applications that include HVAC, compressors, pumps, resistive heating, power supplies, refrigeration equipment, food service equipment, motors, compressors, and welding. Available in 1- or 3-phase configurations, the components have coil voltages ranging from 24 to 480VAC and...

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