Elobau Introduces Waterproof IP69K Machine Safety Switches
Elobau Sensor Technology Inc. announces that its line of Machine Safety Switches are now available with IP69K protection. The IP69K protection class according to DIN40050 combines the IP6X (highest possible protection against dust penetration) and IPX9K (highest possible protection against water penetration, with beam pressure of up to 100 bar and temperature of up to 80ºC). Thanks to the fully...Read More »
Omron Launches Series of Safety Products
OMRON Corporation announces the release of new F3SR-B rugged safety light curtain product, which is ideal for use with large scale equipment with its high, bright white LED (Light-Emitting Diode) alignment. With the F3SR-B, users can easily adjust light axis alignment even for large scale equipment where detection in longer distance is required. F3SR-B complies with the international standard...Read More »
Liquid Level Switches incorporate RF transmitter.
Designed for industrial liquid level sensing for spill/overflow prevention, WIO-® LM5000 series have battery-powered RF transmitter to send alarms immediately when set point level is reached. Submersible level units feature hermetically sealed, magnetically-actuated reed switch technology and are offered with side-mount and top-mount packaging. Various options are avaialable to meet application...Read More »
Cummins Power Generation Transfer Switches First with UL-Listed 30-Cycle Ratings
MINNEAPOLIS- Series OHPC and CHPC PowerCommand® automatic transfer switches from Cummins Power Generation Inc. are the industry's first transfer switches to achieve UL-listed 10-cycle and 30-cycle withstand and closing (short-time) ratings. The OHPC open transition and CHPC closed transition switches demonstrated unprecedented short-time ratings of 25 kA at 10 cycles for 125 to 260-amp switches,...Read More »
Steel Yourself: Tariffs Will Increase Volatility of Steel Pipe Prices
To learn more about how these tariffs might affect your business, and how Aquatherm is continuing to help customers keep their competitive edge, download this white paper now.Read More »
SIL-2 Compliant Level Switch Supports Storage Tank Monitoring Applications
Ideal for Chemical, Electric Power, Oil/Gas Refining, Pharmaceutical, Water Storage, Food and Beverage, Aviation, and More San Marcos, CA-April 22, 2009-Process and plant engineers responsible for monitoring storage tanks required for critical operations or those located in hazardous environments will find the FLT93 Tank Level Switch from Fluid Components International (FCI) is now rated for...Read More »
Touch Free and Pneumatic Buttons control door actuation.
Utilizing NoTouch-® technology, Touch Free Universal Button (UB-1TF) requires person to wave their hand -½-4 in. in front of device to exit. IR picks up this motion and unlatches time-adjustable door. Also available, Pneumatic Universal Button (UB-1PN) has mechanical adjustable timer that opens/closes circuit and has timed delay before reset. It does not require power for actuation and has...Read More »
Gems Sensors & Controls Introduces Versatile New Line of Proximity Switches
Plainville CT, March 7, 2009: Gems-® Sensors & Controls(TM) (Gems), a global leader in liquid level, pressure, and flow sensors, miniature solenoid valves, and fluidic systems, announces the launch of a new line of magnetically actuated proximity switches for the most basic to the most complex customer applications. The PRX-100 Series is a line of high performance, moisture resistant proximity...Read More »
Modern Safety and Control for Packaging
Faster, more flexible, safer - with this objective in mind, the level of automation on plant and machinery continues to advance in all industries. Both safety and control technology take these high requirements into account. If necessary, powerful components can be combined to form complete systems, which guarantee safety on the one hand, and can increase productivity on the other. If the user...Read More »
Hall-Effect Switch consumes low power of only 5 µA at 3 V.
Available in TSOT or ultra-thin CSP packages, MLX90248 non-contact magnetic switch IC suits low power consumer applications like flip, slide, and clamshell portable handsets, PDA's, and personal entertainment devices. It has operating voltage of 1.5 V and offers ESD protection up to 8 kV. CMOS technology provides bounce-free, contactless solid-state switching, while Omnipolar(TM) switching...Read More »
Non-Contact Switches are triggered by sensors.
Available in both surface mount technology and through-hole styles, non-contact capacitive switches detect changes in capacitance from proximity. Infrared version reduces influence of ambient light via internal compensating circuit, providing less false switching. They can be encased in plastic or glass, and sealed to IP68 for waterproofing. Without need to turn electromechanical contacts, units...Read More »
Eliminate Expensive Repairs with the Hot-Shot Pipe Thawing Machine
The new Hot Shot Pipe Thawing Machine delivers an innovative and highly effective approach to thawing frozen pipes. Easy to use and versatile, it is loaded with robust features that further suit it to many challenging environments. To learn all about it, see our video.Read More »