Balluff, Inc.

Non-Contact Safety Switches Now Come with Built-In Safety Logic and OSSD Output Stage
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Non-Contact Safety Switches Now Come with Built-In Safety Logic and OSSD Output Stage

Baluff’s Magnetic and RFID Transponder Non-Contact Safety Switches are designed for harsh manufacturing environments used as monitoring guard doors and gates. Units are insensitive to mechanical play and can be used for applications up to PLe/SIL 3. Switches come with common form factor and standard mounting allows them into user applications. The Switch housing features reed contacts with...

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RFID Reader Features Multi-Frequency Options
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

RFID Reader Features Multi-Frequency Options

Balluff’s new model BIS VU-320 UHF RFID reader not only adds the capability to accept Ultrahigh (UHF) frequencies to the BIS V multichannel processor but it also accepts both Low (LF) and High (HF) frequencies.  The RFID reader features the ability to operate all 3 frequencies simultaneously, making it ideal for use in flexible manufacturing industries such as automotive, assembly and...

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Balluff's Inductive Sensors Can be Directly Connected to Safety over IO-Link Module
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff's Inductive Sensors Can be Directly Connected to Safety over IO-Link Module

Balluff’s Inductive Sensors helps the integrators in creating safety and automation sensing and network solution. Units are available in M12, M18, M30 and Q40 form factors and are used for detecting the approach of metallic targets without direct contact. M12 plug connectors provide connectivity to safety relays, programmable logic modules or safety controllers. Sensors are used as pulse...

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BNI00CL I/O Hub features electrically isolated output power bus.
Communication Systems & Equipment

BNI00CL I/O Hub features electrically isolated output power bus.

Balluff’s BNI00CL I/O Module is designed for applications where safe interruption of output is required. This unit provides up to 8 inputs and 8 outputs. Module meets TÜV, EN 61508 and ISO 13849 standards and each output offers up to 2A of power at 24V DC with maximum capacity of 9 A for the I/O block. Unit simplifies diagnostics during event and ensures output circuits are safely de-energized.

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Balluff's New Time of Flight Distance Sensors increase detection range.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff's New Time of Flight Distance Sensors increase detection range.

Balluff's 23K line of products includes the BOD 23K distance sensor. The sensor utilizes time of flight technology that increases the range of object detection up to 30 meters. Sensors are available for both class 1 and class 2 light source sensing in background suppression, diffuse, polarized retroflective, and through-beam varieties. The sensor housing is IP69K rated and Ecolab certified...

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Photoelectric Measuring Sensors come with RS485 interface.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Measuring Sensors come with RS485 interface.

Baluff’s Photoelectric Measuring Sensors are offered in either voltage or current analog output that features analog outputs and two configurable discrete outputs. Units offer a sensor range up to 20 m with a resolution of 1 mm. Sensors integrated pushbuttons helps in configuring teachable set-points, hysteresis and response time. Product come with IP67 rated metal housing and is suitable for...

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Non-Contact Safety Switches Now Come with Built-In Safety Logic and OSSD Output Stage
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Non-Contact Safety Switches Now Come with Built-In Safety Logic and OSSD Output Stage

Baluff’s Magnetic and RFID Transponder Non-Contact Safety Switches are designed for harsh manufacturing environments used as monitoring guard doors and gates. Units are insensitive to mechanical play and can be used for applications up to PLe/SIL 3. Switches come with common form factor and standard mounting allows them into user applications. The Switch housing features reed contacts with...

Read More »
RFID Reader Features Multi-Frequency Options
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

RFID Reader Features Multi-Frequency Options

Balluff’s new model BIS VU-320 UHF RFID reader not only adds the capability to accept Ultrahigh (UHF) frequencies to the BIS V multichannel processor but it also accepts both Low (LF) and High (HF) frequencies.  The RFID reader features the ability to operate all 3 frequencies simultaneously, making it ideal for use in flexible manufacturing industries such as automotive, assembly and...

Read More »
Balluff's Inductive Sensors Can be Directly Connected to Safety over IO-Link Module
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff's Inductive Sensors Can be Directly Connected to Safety over IO-Link Module

Balluff’s Inductive Sensors helps the integrators in creating safety and automation sensing and network solution. Units are available in M12, M18, M30 and Q40 form factors and are used for detecting the approach of metallic targets without direct contact. M12 plug connectors provide connectivity to safety relays, programmable logic modules or safety controllers. Sensors are used as pulse...

Read More »
BNI00CL I/O Hub features electrically isolated output power bus.
Communication Systems & Equipment

BNI00CL I/O Hub features electrically isolated output power bus.

Balluff’s BNI00CL I/O Module is designed for applications where safe interruption of output is required. This unit provides up to 8 inputs and 8 outputs. Module meets TÜV, EN 61508 and ISO 13849 standards and each output offers up to 2A of power at 24V DC with maximum capacity of 9 A for the I/O block. Unit simplifies diagnostics during event and ensures output circuits are safely de-energized.

Read More »
Balluff's New Time of Flight Distance Sensors increase detection range.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff's New Time of Flight Distance Sensors increase detection range.

Balluff's 23K line of products includes the BOD 23K distance sensor. The sensor utilizes time of flight technology that increases the range of object detection up to 30 meters. Sensors are available for both class 1 and class 2 light source sensing in background suppression, diffuse, polarized retroflective, and through-beam varieties. The sensor housing is IP69K rated and Ecolab certified...

Read More »
Photoelectric Measuring Sensors come with RS485 interface.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Measuring Sensors come with RS485 interface.

Baluff’s Photoelectric Measuring Sensors are offered in either voltage or current analog output that features analog outputs and two configurable discrete outputs. Units offer a sensor range up to 20 m with a resolution of 1 mm. Sensors integrated pushbuttons helps in configuring teachable set-points, hysteresis and response time. Product come with IP67 rated metal housing and is suitable for...

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Balluff Inc Named First Team Honoree in Leadership in Automation Award

Seventh Annual “Leadership in Automation” Awards Recognize “First Team” Honorees FLORENCE, KY. - JANUARY 25, 2018 - PMMI Media Group’s Automation World magazine has announced the First Team category leaders in the 2017 Leadership in Automation Program. Automation World, the leading business magazine serving automation professionals, launched this community-based program in January 2017....

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