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IDEC Corp.

1175 Elko Dr., Sunnyvale, CA, 94089, USA

  • 800-262IDEC

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IDEC Corp.

Controls & Controllers

MicroSmart FC6A Plus Programmable Logic Controller comes with 24 Vdc input power.

Nov 21, 2017

MicroSmart FC6A Plus Programmable Logic Controller is available in 16 I/O model with 8 inputs and 8 relay or transistor outputs and 32 I/O version comes with 16 inputs and 16 transistor outputs. Unit can accommodate up to three plug-in discrete, analog, serial communication or Bluetooth cartridges. Product is capable of handling up to 2,060 I/O with a maximum of 511 analog I/O. FC6A Plus is... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

SE2L Laser Scanner uses master/slave functionality.

Mar 11, 2017

Having dual protection zones, SE2L Laser Scanner is used in AGVs, forklifts and robot applications. Capable of scanning 2 adjacent zones simultaneously, unit provides dual light curtain protection for 2 robots mounted side by side. Featuring 30ms/rotation with one laser beam per 0.125º beam characteristics, scanner produces 2000 laser beams per rotation through 270º arc. Scanner is designed... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Compact DIN-Rail Power Supplies offer efficiency, flexibility.

Jul 20, 2016

Designed to replace and improve upon PS5R and PS5R-S series, PS5R-V series includes 7.5, 10, 15, 30, 60, 90, 120, and 240 W models with form factors and DIN-rail mounting that conserve control panel space. Spring-up screw terminals accept ring and fork terminals as well as stripped wire, and ability to be mounted in any of 6 orientations with minimal derating fosters installation... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Programmable Logic Controller handles up to 126 analog I/O.

May 24, 2016

Providing power of programmable automation controller in small form factor, FC6A MicroSmart executes basic instructions in 0.042 µs and provides 640 KB program memory. There are 1,024 timers, and 6 of 512 counters are high-speed at rates up to 100 kHz. Available with 16, 24 or 40 I/O, controller has built-in RJ45 Ethernet port and RJ45 RS232C/RS485 serial port. SD memory port and mini-B USB... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DIN-Rail Mount Power Supplies offer up to 89% efficiency.

Dec 21, 2015

Able to be mounted in any of 6 orientations with minimal derating, PS5R-V series includes 10, 15, 30, 60, and 120 W models approved for installation in Class I Division 2 environments in standard control cabinets. Spring-up screw terminals accept ring and fork terminals as well as stripped wire, while -25 to +75C operating range allows use in control panels without A/C or other cooling... Read More


LED Backlit 5.7 in. HMI incorporates 100,000 hr LED backlight.

Dec 08, 2015

Enhanced HG2G-5T Series includes color TFT LCD HMI with 65,536 color resolution and 500 cd/m² brightness as well as monochrome TFT LCD with 16 shade resolution and 1,100 cd/m² brightness. Offering configurable portrait or landscape viewing, both direct sunlight-viewable HMIs operate from -20 to 60C and can communicate with diverse PLCs and controllers via concurrent support for... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DIN-Mount Interface Relays have space-conserving design.

Nov 20, 2015

Measuring 14 mm wide x 70 mm high, RV8H electromechanical relays typically install between output from PLC or other controller and load to increase switching capacity and protect output from damage. Products can replace 5–10 A general-purpose, plug-in relays. Offered in SPDT (up to 16 A) and DPDT (up to 8 A) models, all versions are available with AC or DC input (ranging from 5 Vdc to 240... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Programmable Relay handles up to 60 I/O.

Nov 09, 2015

Suited for small- to medium-sized OEM machine control applications, FL1F SmartRelay features built-in web server for browser-based remote access from smartphone, tablet, or PC. CPU module has 8 discrete inputs and 4 discrete outputs. Up to 12 I/O expansion modules can be added to CPU, expanding I/O capacity to 60 I/O. LCD operator interface can display 6 lines, each with up to 20 characters, and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

High Current Electromagnetic Relays can switch up to 30 A.

Oct 14, 2015

Available in 40 variations, RL Series includes single-pole versions that can switch up to 30 A and 2-pole versions that can switch up to 25 A. Both can handle 3 hp/277 Vac load. In addition to flange mount, relays offer DIN rail mounting option which clips directly onto DIN rail and does not require socket or adapter. With 3 mm double break contact gap, relays are suited for breaking high voltage... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Safety Devices are designed for operation in hazardous areas.

Mar 11, 2015

Comprising pushbuttons, pilot lights, selector switches, and ammeters, EU2B safety devices comply with ATEX, C-UL, IEC, and UL/NEC safety standards for use in hazardous areas. Fully sealed construction, rated to IP65 and Type 4X for protection against water, prevents release of sufficient electrical energy which would otherwise ignite explosive gases or particles in surrounding environment.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Solid State Interface Relays switch loads up to 240 Vac.

Feb 18, 2015

Featuring 100 mA to 3 A switching capability in 6 mm wide space, RV8S Series is available for 24 Vdc, 48 Vdc, and 240 Vac input voltage applications, with output voltage ranges of 0–24 Vdc, 0–48 Vdc, and 24–280 Vac, respectively. Depending on model, operate time is as fast as 40 µs with 200 µs release time. DIN-rail mounted, IP20-rated relays feature temperature range of -20 to... Read More

Controls & Controllers

HMI+PLC Unit offers extensive analog capability.

Nov 11, 2014

Combining operator interface and control in single package, all programmable with PC-based software, FT1A Touch 14 I/O provides up to 158 discrete and analog input and outputs using FT1A controllers as Remote I/O slaves. Unit features PID control, Ethernet communications, and built-in 3.8 in. touchscreen HMI. Two-point built-in analog inputs accept 4–20 mA in addition to 0–10 Vdc, and 2... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Sunlight Viewable LED Pilot Lights come in 3 voltage options.

Jun 27, 2014

Available in 12 Vdc, 24 V AC/DC, or 120 Vac, AP22M comes in red, green, yellow, amber, blue, and white with choice of colored lenses or clear lens. Optical design maximizes brightness for solar, outdoor, and indoor applications where high visibility is required due to bright lighting or conditions where dirt and dust buildup is common. Carrying Type 4X rating, c-UL-us listed pilot light... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature 16 mm Switches offer flush mounting design.

May 03, 2013

Projecting 2 mm when flush-mounted on panel, LB series includes illuminated pushbuttons, pilot lights, selector switches, key selector switches, illuminated selectors, lever selectors, dome pilot lights, lever switches, and buzzers. Flush or standard bezels come in square, round, or rectangular styles in choice of metallic or black plastic. Illuminated selectors and dome pilot lights are... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Safety Light Curtains have no dead zones.

May 02, 2013

With IDEC SE4D Safety Light Curtains, detection can be performed along entire area with no dead zones. Up to 3 sets of curtains can be connected in series to safeguard L- or U-shape pattern without need for overlapping. Featuring response speed of 14 ms, each IP67-rated light curtain is available with both PNP and NPN transistor output. Units include external device monitoring, blanking... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Intrinsically Safe Barriers feature redundant outputs.

May 02, 2013

Model EB3C discrete input/output barriers have redundant outputs for use in hazardous locations. Barriers can be combined with one another or with additional industrial automation and component devices for flexible design of industrial equipment. Product's hazardous side operates below heat- and spark- producing energy levels, so input and output devices do not require hazardous location ratings.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

LED Lighting Units suit solar, mobile, or remote applications.

Apr 02, 2013

Available in 5 lengths from 210–1,080 mm with choice of clear or white cover, LF2B Series offers universal 100–240 Vac input as well as 12 Vdc input. AC versions are suitable for after-market lighting needs in either industrial machines or equipment, including visual inspection lines and panels. Models with 12/24 Vdc voltage are suited for battery-operated equipment, traffic signs,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Ergonomic 3-Position Grip Switch maximizes machine safety.

Dec 03, 2012

Featuring curved ergonomic grip, HE2G 3-position grip switch allows machine to operate when in middle position, while operation is disabled in positions 1 and 3. Unit has dual enabling contacts, with separate actuator for each contact. Tactile clicking feedback helps user distinguish shifting of positions and product can be equipped with controls such as E-stop, indicator light, momentary... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Magnetic Safety Interlock Switches feature non-contact design.

Nov 23, 2012

Designed for applications where no contact is desired between switch and actuating key, Series HS7A-DMC measures 7 x 16 x 51 mm and works well with safety relay modules, while Series HS7A-DMP features 3-contact design. Auxiliary contacts enable PLCs to monitor door status as operation signals can be read directly by controllers. Typical applications for switches include those where there... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Tubular Photoelectric Sensors are washdown rated.

Jul 21, 2009

Measuring 40 mm long, compact S15 series sensors mount in standard M18 size round holes and are available with choice of standard cable or pig-tail connection. They offer IP69K protection, withstand high temperature and high pressure washdowns, and also help prevent formation of bacteria when used with appropriate washdown methods. Series is available in polarized retro-reflective, through-beam,... Read More

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