Automation Systems

Wall-Mount Node Computer suits automation applications.
Single Board Computers (SBC)

Wall-Mount Node Computer suits automation applications.

Designed without disk drives, fans, or moving parts, Microbox-6824 Node computer incorporates 3.5 in. embedded board with VIA Eden 667 MHz processor, CompactFlash(TM) Type-1 socket, and 16-bit PC/104 extension connector. System also provides 4 COM ports, mixed RS-232 and RS-485, and single 144-pin SO-DIMM socket with up to 512 MB memory capacity. LAN uses Realtek 8139C PCI PnP Base-T Ethernet...

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Press Automation System features 50 job storage recipes.
Miscellaneous Controls

Press Automation System features 50 job storage recipes.

Model DPPlus basic integrates 4 die protection inputs, 8 programmable limit switches, brake monitor with brake test, motion detection, and job storage into an encoder-based package. Unit mounts in NEMA enclosure or in existing panel. Features include: batch, part, and stroke counters; alpha/numeric user programmed names; speed compensation; password protection; and press position display.

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Controller provides modular, remote automation solution.
Universal Process / Temperature Controllers

Controller provides modular, remote automation solution.

TBOX-MS integrates telemetry, PLC automation, and 3 levels of TCP/IP Internet compatibility. Based on backplane rack architecture, unit accepts cards such as power supply, CPU, I/O, modems, serial ports, Ethernet, and GPS. TwinSoft(TM) configuration software contains tools to create telemetry functions, and PLC functions are programmable by ladder diagram, high-level Basic, or C. Internet...

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Miscellaneous Washing Equipment

System automates cleaning of pipette tips and pin tools.

TipCharger(SM) utilizes low temperature, atmospheric pressure plasma process to clean and sterilize metal and plastic pipetting devices and pin tools by removing organic substances from treated surfaces. Plasma produces individual atomic gas species that instantly combines with oxygen. Process also reduces incidence of micro-bubble formation and other random surface effects that degrade liquid...

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System allows on-site maintenance of automatic welders.
Miscellaneous Controls

System allows on-site maintenance of automatic welders.

Pro Service System uses indication panel that is housed on rear side of power supply. Control panel is equipped with 4 rows of LED's which indicate state of individual internal supplies, fuses, and components in power supply. Main supply voltage to control panel is also monitored and separate voltage is used to control 1 LED that indicates if board supply is at fault.

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Rail-Guided Vehicle System facilitates material transfer.
Guide Rails

Rail-Guided Vehicle System facilitates material transfer.

Modular and reconfigurable, FlexTrolley ARGV System(TM) combines precision of chain conveyor with independent control of AGV. Each part is fixtured and mounted on self-driven wheeled trolley, guided along slotted track on floor, which runs between stations on line. Full 360° access along horizontal plane allows operators to move freely around trolleys. Each trolley is driven by high-speed...

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Building Modules help design automatic assembly systems.
Assembly Machinery

Building Modules help design automatic assembly systems.

For designing and building small assembly machines, use of AGILESLIMS eliminates need to use dials or extruded aluminum conveyors. Modules, made of cast ductile iron, are attached to each other by bolts and keys, and components can be used to elongate or reconfigure machines. Using AGILE ASSEMBLY building block components, products are mounted in carrousel, over and under, or walking beam...

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IPm Evaluation Kit tests ideas using Linux technology.
Controls and Controllers

IPm Evaluation Kit tests ideas using Linux technology.

IPM-DEMO-1 lets users test out Linux IPm industrial technology together with their unique ideas. Included VersaTRAK IPm RTU comes with ISaGRAF IEC 61131-3 and open-source programming as well as Ethernet, 4 serial ports, 32+ Megabytes of fast memory, and Linux-based industrial PowerPC. Combination I/O module has 16 discrete inputs, 8 discrete outputs, and 8 analog inputs. Automation and control...

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Quick-Change System offers integrated safety features.
Screening Separators

Quick-Change System offers integrated safety features.

Air-Lift system, integral to circular vibratory screening frames, allows cleaning, inspection, and screen changes in minutes. Device consists of 2 vertically mounted air cylinders located on opposing sides of circular separator, affixed to mounting brackets on lower and upper screening frames. Safety lock-out locks frames in open or closed position, and safety bars prevent housing from...

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Automation Systems

System supports total plant management and control.

System 800xA is built on Industrial IT Aspect Object(TM) technology platform. Functionality includes process control, production management, safety systems, smart instrumentation, smart drives and motor control, robotics, information management, asset optimization and documentation. Engineering environment manages one set of consistent data, for single-point entry, single-point change, and re-use...

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