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Latest GuardShield Light Curtain Systems from Rockwell Automation Come with Transceiver Technology
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Latest GuardShield Light Curtain Systems from Rockwell Automation Come with Transceiver Technology

Allen-Bradley GuardShield 450L-E Safety Light Curtain Systems feature an Integrated Laser Alignment System that provides multiple visible laser points. The units can be integrated into in hand and finger protection applications from 150 mm up to 1950 mm in increments of 150 mm. They come with DIP switches that are used for setting up advanced muting and blanking functions. The systems provide...

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New Safety Light Curtains are Offered with IO Link Connectivity
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New Safety Light Curtains are Offered with IO Link Connectivity

The Safety Light Curtains are available in finger, hand or body detection versions with standardized M12 plug connections and off-the-shelf non-shielded cables. The units are suitable for applications such as point-of-operation guarding of machine openings, area guarding of machine and workcell perimeters and cover protective heights ranging from 150 mm to 1800 mm. The curtains can be connected...

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The Next Wave of Intelligent Design Automation
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The Next Wave of Intelligent Design Automation

In the amount of time it takes to set up a meeting to discuss just one design, engineers can now explore designs exponentially. Generative design has catalyzed a paradigm shift in product development. This shift not only drastically decreases the time it takes to design a product. It also opens the door to design options that might never have been imagined by engineers on their own.

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Safety Light Curtains System features patented transceiver design.
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Safety Light Curtains System features patented transceiver design.

Suitable for hand and finger detection, GuardShield 450L Safety Light Curtains System is equipped with active protective field for sensing entire length of the transceiver. Featuring five-pin plug-ins for basic on/off functionality and eight-pin pug-ins for manual and auto restart with EDM, system’s active protective field reduces the inactive sensing areas. Unit provides advanced function...

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LiftMaster Helps Firefighters Ensure Community Safety with Preventative Emergency Response Solutions

New solutions provide a safe environment for property, personnel and equipment ELMHURST, Ill., Nov. 10, 2016 - When responding to emergencies, firefighters need to get out the door as quickly as possible. This sense of urgency means the fire truck often exits the garage before it is completely clear of the automatic door, leading to unplanned repairs to the door and vehicles. LiftMaster® – the...

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Bringing in the Great Outdoors with Retractable Windows and Air Curtains Boosts Grill & Bar's Sales

Thanks to a recent remodeling, patrons seated indoors experience the ambience of dining outdoors at O'Toole's Irish American Grill & Bar, except there are no mosquitoes, flies, vehicle emission odors and the temperature is always a comfortable 74°F. The remodel included improvements to the bar area, outdoor patio restrooms, HVAC systems and other improvements. However the most critical...

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Safety Light Curtains feature double scan technology.
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Safety Light Curtains feature double scan technology.

Featuring slim, rigid housings that enable adjustment, SLC Series utilizes optoelectronic technology to protect machine operators and to prevent unauthorized access. Customizable light curtains can be made as Type 2 or Type 4 devices with protection field heights spanning 150–1,800 mm and 5 beam resolutions of 14, 20, 30, 40, and 90 mm. Connecting via standard M12 connectors, units include...

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Safety Light Curtains offer simplified functions and settings.
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Safety Light Curtains offer simplified functions and settings.

Orion Safety Light Curtains are available in finger- and hand-detection models (Orion 1); 2-, 3- or 4-beam models (Orion 2); and transceiver light-grid models (Orion 3). Base models offer AOPD object detection and local reset button connected directly to light curtain, which eliminates need for cable connection to electrical cabinet. With muting feature, extended model enables material to pass...

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