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Balluff's Explosion Proof Linear Transducer Now has Worldwide Hazardous Approval Ratings
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Balluff's Explosion Proof Linear Transducer Now has Worldwide Hazardous Approval Ratings

Florence, KY: Balluff's Micropulse TA12 explosion-proof linear position transducer now has IECEx hazardous area approval rating, in addition to existing ATEX and North American approvals, expanding the acceptability for the Balluff TA12 transducer for worldwide use in applications where hazardous gases and/or dusts are present. The Micropulse TA12 is a non-contact linear position sensor with a...

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Long Range Inductive Proximity Sensors are weld field immune.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Long Range Inductive Proximity Sensors are weld field immune.

Weld-immune Factor 1+ sensors incorporate multi-coil design that enables sensing of all metals, ferrous and non-ferrous, at same distance without need to de-rate sensing distance based on target material. Suited for applications subject to magnetic interference from sources such as transformers, motors, drives, or welders, sensors have PTFE coating that helps protect against weld slag and weld...

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Photoelectric Sensors offer long range, precise detection.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensors offer long range, precise detection.

Supplied in IP67 housing with glass lens, BOS 50K series suits installations where laser sensors may cause safety concerns or perform poorly due to airborne contaminants. Background suppression sensor, with visible red light emitter, can detect objects regardless of color and has 2 m range. Design aids setup, and potentiometer accelerates adjustment. Other members of this series include diffuse...

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DC Power Supplies provide real-time status feedback.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC Power Supplies provide real-time status feedback.

Providing auxiliary DC power for industrial networks, IP67 Intelligent Power Supplies include Heartbeat(TM) technology, which allows maintenance crews to get feedback on real-time and long-term status of supply and be able to predict replacement and maintenance cycle. Machine mount units are vibration and shock resistant with minimum service life of 15 years and greater than 93% efficiency.

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Fieldbus I/O Modules feature integrated illuminated LCD.
Controls & Controllers

Fieldbus I/O Modules feature integrated illuminated LCD.

Available for CC-Link, Ethernet/IP, and Profinet, IP67 I/O Modules with LCD enable users to visualize baud rate, node address, and information about hardware and software of module, facilitating diagnostics. Integrated manipulation protection feature means display can be locked out by PLC, preventing unauthorized access. With search/rescue function, 2 LEDs controlled by PLC allow operator to...

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Passive UHF RFID System supports distances to 6 m.
Automatic ID

Passive UHF RFID System supports distances to 6 m.

Providing real-time visibility within supply chain and manufacturing process using reliable, flexible tools, BIS U series RFID system enables non-contact read/write ranges up to 6 m. It can be used with paper tags as well as industrially hardened, long life, metal mount container tags and high-temperature tags. Along with RS232 Serial or Ethernet TCP/IP interface options, features include...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

True Color Sensor suits automated quality control applications.

Able to precisely detect every color in technical color space, Model BFS 33M is suited for robotics, automated assembly, and wood processing. Unit has rugged aluminum housing and is used with fiber optic cable for harsh conditions and tight mounting spaces. With optional lens, ranges up to 400 mm and beyond can be achieved. Switching frequency of 1.5 kHz makes it possible to monitor fast...

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Pressure Sensors offer 2 output configuration choices.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pressure Sensors offer 2 output configuration choices.

Designed with IP67 protection for use in gaseous and liquid media, BPS series employs long-term, stable, ceramic load cell. Display provides immediate status overview, showing current system pressure in bar, mbar, PSI, or MPa, while 2 keys and intuitive menu guidance facilitate configuration of sensors according to VDMA standard. There are 11 pressure ranges, from -1 to 0 bar to 0-600 bar,...

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Pressure Sensors feature IP67-rated housing that rotates 320°.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pressure Sensors feature IP67-rated housing that rotates 320°.

Available in 11 pressure ranges from 0-8,702 psi, Pressure Sensors combine 4-digit display, measuring transducer, and pressure switch into single device. Display shows current system pressure in bar, mbar, psi, or MPa. With IP67-rated housing and ceramic thick film measuring technology, sensors are suited for use in gaseous and liquid media. Stainless steel versions, featuring extended...

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