Plug converts sensors into controllers.
Controls and Controllers

Plug converts sensors into controllers.

SmartPlug adds control functions such as timing, counting, inverting and speed monitoring to sensors. Approximately 2 in. long, it connects between cable and sensor. Programming is done via teach input device available separately. Inverter version converts PNP input signal to NPN or vice versa, or NO to NC. Timer is programmable from 1 ms to 65 sec. Counter is programmable to count pulses or...

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Automatic Wall Switch detects occupancy.
Miscellaneous Controls

Automatic Wall Switch detects occupancy.

SuperSwitch(R) uses passive infrared technology to automatically turns lights off when room is vacated and adjust itself to make sure lights stay on when someone is in room. It adjusts sensitivity and time delay automatically and immediately in response to occupant behavior, eliminating need to learn behavior patterns over time. It can cut lighting energy usage by 30% during peak hours, and 90%...

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Cylinder stays in position.
Miscellaneous Controls

Cylinder stays in position.

Model RA/8000 servo-controlled cylinder provides exact positioning of piston through electrical or pneumatic control signal as to be held in any desired position, even under changing load conditions. Positioning feedback mechanism included with cylinder links controller to piston rod. Cylinder is available in 63 to 320 mm dia, with stroke lengths from 100 to 600 mm, and electro-pneumatic (4 to...

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Control System monitors up to 16 different channels.
Electrical Monitors

Control System monitors up to 16 different channels.

Crakker(TM) self-contained high-speed logic/timing analyzer monitors I/O points with voltage inputs ranging from 5Vdc to 400Vdc or to 280Vac. It monitors and records each voltage transition and stores information to memory. This information is downloaded into Crackker Communications v3.0 program and analyzed. Transisitions are as fast as 165uS. Software includes single window programming function...

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Soldering Iron Control also handles hot plates.
Soldering Irons

Soldering Iron Control also handles hot plates.

Compact Dial-Temp controller lets users make fixed temperature irons adjustable from 150°F to full heat, providing alternative to soldering stations. It works with any fixed temperature soldering iron up to 1,600 W, plugs into 115 Vac wall outlet, and has dial on top for adjusting tip temperature. Unit can moderate temperature of any 15 A device, including hot plates, melting pots, and wood...

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Stepping Motors come with on-board drivers.
Miscellaneous Controls

Stepping Motors come with on-board drivers.

MDrivel4 has NEMA size 14 stepping motor with half/full step drive, suitable for situations with space constraints. MDrive34 has NEMA size 34 high torque stepping motor with 24 to 75 V microstepping drive electronics, suitable for applications such as packaging, or applications using servo motors or gear box. Options include encoder or knob for manual positioning. Also available are MDrive23 and...

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Motion Controller plugs into Mitsubishi PLC.
Miscellaneous Controls

Motion Controller plugs into Mitsubishi PLC.

RMC100 for Mitsubishi FX2N Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) provides up to 8 axis of motion control with ability to change motion control profiles at will. Its internal motion controller step tables allow faster PLC scan rates, provide position and pressure control, and allow PLC access to all its registers. More than 600 words of code are possible, with more available in data format.

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Pallet Trucks (Jacks)

Electronic Coast Control meets ASME safety standards.

CoastPRO(TM) Auto Coast Control System allows pallet truck operators to fluidly engage and disengage coast without flipping levers or plungers. Engagement buttons are placed within easy reach of operator's thumb for tactile activation. Truck is limited to speeds under 3.5 mph whenever coast system is engaged. Indicator light is positioned on top of control handle to assist operator in knowing...

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Access Control Systems

Card Swiper verifies credit union members.

IntelliPIN verifies PINs and allows tellers immediate access to member information for smoother transactions and faster member service. It can also capture information from magnetic stripe on driver's license or other ID card. System supports both standard DES encryption algorithms as well as triple DEA, which encrypts input data 3 times using double key method.

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DIN Controller operates safety light curtain.
Miscellaneous Controls

DIN Controller operates safety light curtain.

LCM-3 allows up to 8 channel-select patterns to be selected and stored using 8-position binary switch, making it suitable for applications where variety of materials are inserted through protected field of light curtain, such as press operations and post-extrusion processing. Pattern function can be controlled with PLC. Controller has 2 PNP solid-state safety outputs, 2 auxiliary outputs, and...

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