Control Room Consoles are available with touchscreen option.

Press Release Summary:

Knurr Synergy, Dacobas, Elicon, and Ergocon control room consoles are available with touchscreen-embedded work surfaces. Configured into consoles' work surfaces, touchscreens ranging from 17–27 in. diagonal help increase operator comfort, interactivity, access, and control.

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Extron Adds Touchscreen Option to Knurr Consoles

Company introduces line of touchscreen-enabled work surfaces at the 2015 Emerson Global User Exchange conference

MILPITAS, Calif. – Extron Inc., ( the North American manufacturer and distributor of Knurr ( electronics enclosures, control room consoles, and mobile carts, will demonstrate new touchscreen-embedded work surfaces in its control room consoles at the Emerson Global User Exchange (EGUE) conference on October 12-16, 2015.

The company has recently forged a new supplier relationship with My Custom LCD of Tustin, CA (, a leading supplier of industrial touchscreen control panels. Knurr customers are able to integrate touchscreen panels into Knurr's Synergy, Dacobas, Elicon, and Ergocon lines of consoles. The touchscreens are available in a wide range of sizes from 17" up to 27" diagonal, and can be configured into the work surface of the consoles to add to Knurr's extensive list of ergonomic features.

Extron's Vice President of Business Development, Randy Duke, commented: "This enhancement to Knurr's award-winning consoles adds yet another feature to increase operator comfort, interactivity, access and control. Knurr and Extron are constantly developing and researching new features designed to enhance our advanced ergonomics, including height adjustable consoles, angle adjusting displays, intelligent cable routing, and new 'healing' nano work surfaces. We're very excited to offer this option to our customers."

Kevin Obermeyer, President and CEO of My Custom LCD, stated: "We have supplied industrial grade LCD panels in a variety of applications for Fortune 500 companies and we're honored to have our products selected by Extron and Knurr to be incorporated in their world-class lineup of consoles."

The new touchscreen-embedded work surfaces in the Knurr line of control room consoles will be introduced at the Emerson Global Users Exchange conference, October 12-16, 2015, at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado, booth 208.

About Knurr Products

Extron, Inc. is the North American manufacturer and distributor of Knurr technical furniture, consoles, mobile carts, customized racks, and enclosures, allowing Knurr product to be "German engineered and American made." Extron's 120,000 sq. ft., ISO 9001 facility is located in Milpitas, CA, producing product for Fortune 100 companies in aerospace, defense, technology, communications, medical, and automotive. Knurr GmbH, is an Emerson company, and is headquartered in Arnstorf, Germany, with world-wide operations. For more information, visit or contact Randy Duke, Vice President of Business Development at Extron, Inc. at Email or (510) 353-0177, ext. 136.

About My Custom LCD

My Custom LCD is a leading manufacturer of custom LCD screens in high-performance embedded graphical user interface solutions. My Custom LCD's products are a perfect fit for embedded markets such as Industrial Automation, Kiosks, Medical Devices, Manufacturing, Transportation, Point of Sale, and Digital Signage. For more information, visit or contact Kevin Obermeyer at Email or (714) 386-6086.

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