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Photoelectric Sensors feature miniaturized design.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensors feature miniaturized design.

With miniaturized LEDs, photodiodes, and phototransistors, MICROmote® Photoelectric Sensors are suited for small installation spaces as well as moving machine parts and robot grippers where low weight is necessary. Sensors integrated into metal housing are operated with separate amplifier, which can be positioned outside of action area. Highly flexible electrical cables provide secure...

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Photoelectric Sensors feature Ecolab approval.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensors feature Ecolab approval.

Measuring 31.5 x 19.5 x 10.8 mm, BOS 6K Series includes diffuse sensors, through-beam sensors, reflection light sensors with and without background suppression, and analog distance sensors, each configurable for light/dark switching. All feature plastic housing with abrasion-resistant laser inscription. Offering IP67 and IP69K protection, lens surface of PMMA, and Ecolab approval, series is...

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Miniature Inductive Sensor has rugged metal housing.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Miniature Inductive Sensor has rugged metal housing.

Suited forÂ- harsh environments, BES R04 block sensor has fully integrated electronics, with no external amplifier required, and installation depth of ≥5 mm. Size and flatness facilitate installation and integration, while length enables integrated installation in compact assemblies. Ceramic sensing face suits applications with weld spatter, metal debris, and vibration, and other features...

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Vision Sensor suits high-speed applications.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vision Sensor suits high-speed applications.

Able to read multiple codesÂ- simultaneously, BVS Universal can perform 360° part position detection, defect finding, contour based counting/matching, bar code reading (linear and 2D DM), and OCV. As many as 40 codes per second can be located, read, and verified in any orientation. Available in 6, 8, and 12 mm lens versions with built-in visible red or IR ring...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Light Grid identifies parts and determines positions.

Consisting of transmitter with red light laser and receiver, Model BLA offers object detection with width of 50 mm, range up to 2 m, and 0.01 mm resolution.Â- Device works without additional accessories such as PC or special software, and all settings can be made via display in receiver. Encased in rugged industrial housing, emitter and receiver can be aligned using live graphic display....

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New EtherCAT Products from Balluff
Controls & Controllers

New EtherCAT Products from Balluff

Position Monitoring, Traceability & Distributed Modular I/O solutions Florence, KY: Balluff now offers a strong portfolio of EtherCAT products including: linear position transducers, network blocks, network cables, indicator lights, RFID read/write heads, tags, and processors. When implementing EtherCAT into automation equipment, Balluff adds a unique set of benefits to the existing portfolio in...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Universal Vision Sensor supports 360° contour inspection.

Featuring integral processing electronics, lighting, and 2 digital outputs, BVS-E Universal can inspect multiple characteristics in one pass, as well as simultaneously check brightness, compare contrasts, count edges, check positions, detect patterns, and read codes at speed. Up to 40 barcodes and data matrix codes are located per second, and then read and verified independently of position....

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Balluff Offers New Industrial Ethernet Cables
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Balluff Offers New Industrial Ethernet Cables

M12 and RJ45 options available Industrial Ethernet is growing as the accepted network in the industrial environment due to its speed and data visibility. While Cat5E is the base requirement for industrial Ethernet, when you are working with a specific network like EtherNet/IP or PROFINET, higher requirements are a must with the components in the network. What really helps or hinders the quality...

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RFID Data Carriers provide up to 128 KB memory.
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RFID Data Carriers provide up to 128 KB memory.

Working up to 8x as fast as standard ISO 15693, RFID Data Carriers are suited for track-and-trace applicationsÂ- in automotive assembly lines. IP68-rated units require no external energy supply and have virtually unlimited read/write cycles. Equipped with USB as service interface to PCs, BIS-V controller is available with Profibus, EtherCAT, Ethernet/IP, or CC-Link interface. Up to 4...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Durable Cables prevent downtime in harsh conditions.

High Durability Cables include silicone, silicone tubed, and PTFE versions that resist hot weld sparksÂ- and prevent build-up over time. Crush- and abrasion-resistant, stainless steel braid and flexible conduit cables negate physical cable abuse concerns. ECOLAB and IP69K cables, with stainless hex nuts, are caustic and washdown resistant. Fiberglass jacket and thermoplast cable versions...

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