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Latest I/O Hub from Balluff is Offered in IP67-Protection-Rated Metal Housing
Communication Systems & Equipment

Latest I/O Hub from Balluff is Offered in IP67-Protection-Rated Metal Housing

The I/O Hub enables IO-Link master to host up to 248 discrete sensors on single network node. The hub features 8-channel and 16-channel design and eliminates the need for network nodes and splitters. The unit offers 300mA output per channel with maximum of 1.6A per I/O hub. The hub allows user to configure input or output and provides short circuit and overload protection per port. It can be used...

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Balluff Introduces High Temperature Sensors in Multiple Block-Style Housings
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff Introduces High Temperature Sensors in Multiple Block-Style Housings

The High Temperature Proximity Sensors are designed for applications such as industrial automation environments where localized temperatures increase due to radiant heat from weld flashes. The units can be operated in 130°C to 150°C temperature range and come with liquid crystal polymer face. They are offered in M8 tubular housings, 5 m heat-resistant PTFE-jacketed cable and block-style...

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Balluff Presents Proximity Sensors with an Extended 5 m Amplifier-Connector Cable
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff Presents Proximity Sensors with an Extended 5 m Amplifier-Connector Cable

The Proximity Sensors are designed to detect objects in temperatures up to 230°C. The sensor comes with heat-resistant LCP material face and the sensor head containing only passive, non-electronic components. The units are offered with M8, M18, M30 and multiple block-style housings with an integrated 5 m amplifier connector cable. The sensor’s cable and jacket insulation are made from...

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New M18 Steel Face Sensors from Balluff are Rated to IP68 and IP67 Standards
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

New M18 Steel Face Sensors from Balluff are Rated to IP68 and IP67 Standards

The M18 Steel Face Sensors are offered in ferrous-selective and non-ferrous-selective versions with a sensing range up to 8 mm. These sensors come with Factor 1 technology that enables sensor to detect both ferrous and non-ferrous materials at full range and weld-filed immunity. The stainless steel face of the sensor can withstand mechanical impact, abrasion, and weld spatter burn through. The...

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New Mechanical Safety Switches from Balluff Insensitive to Vibration Even When Unlocked
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Mechanical Safety Switches from Balluff Insensitive to Vibration Even When Unlocked

Balluff's new mechanical safety switces feature a locking force 2,500 N and a latching force of 10 N. These lock and latching forces make the guardlock insensitive to vibration even while unlocked. The line of products also features variants with and without mechanical guard locking, or with electrical guard locking to protect personnel and processes. Switches are ideal for securing and...

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Balluff Releases BFF Series Flow Sensors with Solid-State Calorimetric Sensing Technology
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Balluff Releases BFF Series Flow Sensors with Solid-State Calorimetric Sensing Technology

The BFF Series Flow Sensors are offered in thread-in and inline versions and provide a switching output that is activated when flow falls below the user-defined rate. The units use calorimetric sensing technology that measures temperature differential on each sides of the probe and are resistant to failures caused due to dirt or foreign object buildup. They come with integrated LED’s that...

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Balluff Launches Through-Beam Sensors with PMMA Optic Lenses
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff Launches Through-Beam Sensors with PMMA Optic Lenses

The Through-Beam Sensors are offered in IP67/IP69K stainless steel housing and are suitable for packaging, food and beverage industries. The units come with normally open and normally closed outputs and multiple light sources. They feature a pigtail with M12 connector and integral LED’s for output function and power on indication. The sensors are resistant to chemicals, coolants and withstand...

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Balluff Now Offers Flat-Pack Photoelectric Sensors in IP67/IP69K Rated Stainless Housing
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff Now Offers Flat-Pack Photoelectric Sensors in IP67/IP69K Rated Stainless Housing

The Flat-Pack Photoelectric Sensors are available in multiple versions with diffuse ranges up to 100 mm and through beam ranges up to 2.2 m. The units come in flap pack design with mounting holes and compact dimensions. They are suitable for use in packaging, food and beverage industries and are resistant to cleaning agents, chemicals, coolants or other media. The sensors feature homogeneous...

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Latest IO-Link Master from Balluff Comes with Web-Server Functionality
Controls & Controllers

Latest IO-Link Master from Balluff Comes with Web-Server Functionality

Balluff’s IO-Link Master with web server functionality supports IP address configuration and network monitoring and is capable to configure, parameterize and monitor IO-Link device. The web server utilizes IO-Link Device Description files for displaying, editing and updating device parameters in human readability language. This functionality is available with IO-Link masters for EtherNet/IP,...

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Latest I/O Hub from Balluff is Offered in IP67-Protection-Rated Metal Housing
Communication Systems & Equipment

Latest I/O Hub from Balluff is Offered in IP67-Protection-Rated Metal Housing

The I/O Hub enables IO-Link master to host up to 248 discrete sensors on single network node. The hub features 8-channel and 16-channel design and eliminates the need for network nodes and splitters. The unit offers 300mA output per channel with maximum of 1.6A per I/O hub. The hub allows user to configure input or output and provides short circuit and overload protection per port. It can be used...

Read More »
Balluff Introduces High Temperature Sensors in Multiple Block-Style Housings
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff Introduces High Temperature Sensors in Multiple Block-Style Housings

The High Temperature Proximity Sensors are designed for applications such as industrial automation environments where localized temperatures increase due to radiant heat from weld flashes. The units can be operated in 130°C to 150°C temperature range and come with liquid crystal polymer face. They are offered in M8 tubular housings, 5 m heat-resistant PTFE-jacketed cable and block-style...

Read More »
Balluff Presents Proximity Sensors with an Extended 5 m Amplifier-Connector Cable
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff Presents Proximity Sensors with an Extended 5 m Amplifier-Connector Cable

The Proximity Sensors are designed to detect objects in temperatures up to 230°C. The sensor comes with heat-resistant LCP material face and the sensor head containing only passive, non-electronic components. The units are offered with M8, M18, M30 and multiple block-style housings with an integrated 5 m amplifier connector cable. The sensor’s cable and jacket insulation are made from...

Read More »
New M18 Steel Face Sensors from Balluff are Rated to IP68 and IP67 Standards
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

New M18 Steel Face Sensors from Balluff are Rated to IP68 and IP67 Standards

The M18 Steel Face Sensors are offered in ferrous-selective and non-ferrous-selective versions with a sensing range up to 8 mm. These sensors come with Factor 1 technology that enables sensor to detect both ferrous and non-ferrous materials at full range and weld-filed immunity. The stainless steel face of the sensor can withstand mechanical impact, abrasion, and weld spatter burn through. The...

Read More »
New Mechanical Safety Switches from Balluff Insensitive to Vibration Even When Unlocked
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Mechanical Safety Switches from Balluff Insensitive to Vibration Even When Unlocked

Balluff's new mechanical safety switces feature a locking force 2,500 N and a latching force of 10 N. These lock and latching forces make the guardlock insensitive to vibration even while unlocked. The line of products also features variants with and without mechanical guard locking, or with electrical guard locking to protect personnel and processes. Switches are ideal for securing and...

Read More »
Balluff Releases BFF Series Flow Sensors with Solid-State Calorimetric Sensing Technology
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Balluff Releases BFF Series Flow Sensors with Solid-State Calorimetric Sensing Technology

The BFF Series Flow Sensors are offered in thread-in and inline versions and provide a switching output that is activated when flow falls below the user-defined rate. The units use calorimetric sensing technology that measures temperature differential on each sides of the probe and are resistant to failures caused due to dirt or foreign object buildup. They come with integrated LED’s that...

Read More »
Balluff Launches Through-Beam Sensors with PMMA Optic Lenses
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff Launches Through-Beam Sensors with PMMA Optic Lenses

The Through-Beam Sensors are offered in IP67/IP69K stainless steel housing and are suitable for packaging, food and beverage industries. The units come with normally open and normally closed outputs and multiple light sources. They feature a pigtail with M12 connector and integral LED’s for output function and power on indication. The sensors are resistant to chemicals, coolants and withstand...

Read More »
Balluff Now Offers Flat-Pack Photoelectric Sensors in IP67/IP69K Rated Stainless Housing
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff Now Offers Flat-Pack Photoelectric Sensors in IP67/IP69K Rated Stainless Housing

The Flat-Pack Photoelectric Sensors are available in multiple versions with diffuse ranges up to 100 mm and through beam ranges up to 2.2 m. The units come in flap pack design with mounting holes and compact dimensions. They are suitable for use in packaging, food and beverage industries and are resistant to cleaning agents, chemicals, coolants or other media. The sensors feature homogeneous...

Read More »
Latest IO-Link Master from Balluff Comes with Web-Server Functionality
Controls & Controllers

Latest IO-Link Master from Balluff Comes with Web-Server Functionality

Balluff’s IO-Link Master with web server functionality supports IP address configuration and network monitoring and is capable to configure, parameterize and monitor IO-Link device. The web server utilizes IO-Link Device Description files for displaying, editing and updating device parameters in human readability language. This functionality is available with IO-Link masters for EtherNet/IP,...

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