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Balluff Introduces BML SF2 Linear Encoder System with an Accuracy of 12 Micrometer
Communication Systems & Equipment

Balluff Introduces BML SF2 Linear Encoder System with an Accuracy of 12 Micrometer

BML SF2 Linear Encoder System is suitable for applications such as X-Y positioning, cutting and forming machinery and direct feedback on electric drives. Unit comes with metal sensor housing and integrated status LED that offer at-a-glance indication of status during installation, start-up and normal operation. SF2 system feature maximum working distance of 1.8 mm. Unit is offered with A/B/Z...

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New BES R01 Inductive Flatpack Sensors Feature Polyphenylene Sulfide Sensing Surface
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

New BES R01 Inductive Flatpack Sensors Feature Polyphenylene Sulfide Sensing Surface

Balluff’s BES R01 Inductive Flatpack Sensors are designed for use in hostile conditions of welding environments. Units feature die-cast zinc housing and high-temp silicone cable jacket that protects conductors from weld-spatter burn through. The sensors come with weld-field immune option, which provides stable operation near electrical welding currents. Fortron PPS sensing face enables plant...

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New Magnetic Mounts Offer Clean and Reliable Connectivity for Automation
Communication Systems & Equipment

New Magnetic Mounts Offer Clean and Reliable Connectivity for Automation

Balluff's new magnetic mounts provide a simple and cost-effective solution for regular tool or die changes. The mounts use strong earth magnets to easily engage or disengage. The magnetic mounts are designed for Q40- and M30-style inductive couplers and also protect them from impact or abrasion. Their break-away capability makes the tool or die changing quick and simple, reducing downtime.

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Balluff's New Safety Guard Locking Switch Features Non-contact and Coded-transponder Safety Technology
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Balluff's New Safety Guard Locking Switch Features Non-contact and Coded-transponder Safety Technology

Balluff introduces safety guard locking switch with RFID technology and mechanical solenoid locking feature. The switch can directly be connected to the Balluff IO-Link safety I/O module or any safety controller using a standard eight-pin M12 connector. The safety switch offers tamper-proof protection and high-level coding according to EN ISO 14119. This switch can be used for doors, gates and...

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Balluff Introduces SmartCamera with User-Friendly Interface and Advanced Features
Optics & Photonics

Balluff Introduces SmartCamera with User-Friendly Interface and Advanced Features

Balluff's new SmartCamera simplifies the overall usability of vision-based technology while delivering features like flexible connectivity and intuitive on-board image processing tools. The camera includes an IO-Link master as well as Ethernet/IP, Profinet, TCP, and UDP connections, making it easy to integrate into any major control network. It comes with accessories such as displays,...

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New Universal Connectors from Baluff are Designed to Withstand Exposure to Corrosive Chemicals
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Universal Connectors from Baluff are Designed to Withstand Exposure to Corrosive Chemicals

Baluff’s Universal Connectors are offered in M18 barrel style, stainless steel V4A housing. Units feature up to 8 channels of fully configurable inputs and outputs and come with per channel diagnostics option for short circuit and open current. The connectors meet IP69 protection rating and ECOLAB certification and are suitable for food processing and pharmaceutical applications in harsh...

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Balluff Introduces BML SF2 Linear Encoder System with an Accuracy of 12 Micrometer
Communication Systems & Equipment

Balluff Introduces BML SF2 Linear Encoder System with an Accuracy of 12 Micrometer

BML SF2 Linear Encoder System is suitable for applications such as X-Y positioning, cutting and forming machinery and direct feedback on electric drives. Unit comes with metal sensor housing and integrated status LED that offer at-a-glance indication of status during installation, start-up and normal operation. SF2 system feature maximum working distance of 1.8 mm. Unit is offered with A/B/Z...

Read More »
New BES R01 Inductive Flatpack Sensors Feature Polyphenylene Sulfide Sensing Surface
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

New BES R01 Inductive Flatpack Sensors Feature Polyphenylene Sulfide Sensing Surface

Balluff’s BES R01 Inductive Flatpack Sensors are designed for use in hostile conditions of welding environments. Units feature die-cast zinc housing and high-temp silicone cable jacket that protects conductors from weld-spatter burn through. The sensors come with weld-field immune option, which provides stable operation near electrical welding currents. Fortron PPS sensing face enables plant...

Read More »
New Magnetic Mounts Offer Clean and Reliable Connectivity for Automation
Communication Systems & Equipment

New Magnetic Mounts Offer Clean and Reliable Connectivity for Automation

Balluff's new magnetic mounts provide a simple and cost-effective solution for regular tool or die changes. The mounts use strong earth magnets to easily engage or disengage. The magnetic mounts are designed for Q40- and M30-style inductive couplers and also protect them from impact or abrasion. Their break-away capability makes the tool or die changing quick and simple, reducing downtime.

Read More »
Balluff's New Safety Guard Locking Switch Features Non-contact and Coded-transponder Safety Technology
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Balluff's New Safety Guard Locking Switch Features Non-contact and Coded-transponder Safety Technology

Balluff introduces safety guard locking switch with RFID technology and mechanical solenoid locking feature. The switch can directly be connected to the Balluff IO-Link safety I/O module or any safety controller using a standard eight-pin M12 connector. The safety switch offers tamper-proof protection and high-level coding according to EN ISO 14119. This switch can be used for doors, gates and...

Read More »
Balluff Introduces SmartCamera with User-Friendly Interface and Advanced Features
Optics & Photonics

Balluff Introduces SmartCamera with User-Friendly Interface and Advanced Features

Balluff's new SmartCamera simplifies the overall usability of vision-based technology while delivering features like flexible connectivity and intuitive on-board image processing tools. The camera includes an IO-Link master as well as Ethernet/IP, Profinet, TCP, and UDP connections, making it easy to integrate into any major control network. It comes with accessories such as displays,...

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New Universal Connectors from Baluff are Designed to Withstand Exposure to Corrosive Chemicals
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Universal Connectors from Baluff are Designed to Withstand Exposure to Corrosive Chemicals

Baluff’s Universal Connectors are offered in M18 barrel style, stainless steel V4A housing. Units feature up to 8 channels of fully configurable inputs and outputs and come with per channel diagnostics option for short circuit and open current. The connectors meet IP69 protection rating and ECOLAB certification and are suitable for food processing and pharmaceutical applications in harsh...

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