Machine Safety Controllers

Light Grids support applications up to PL d.
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Light Grids support applications up to PL d.

As type 3 light grids, PSENopt II Series offers not only hand protection, but also finger protection. Units enable applications from category performance level d (PL d), thereby closing type gap of revised version of IEC 61496-1. Available in lengths from 150–1800 mm, light grids work with continuous single beams that completely eliminate dead zones. All significant causes or system defects...

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Programmable Safety Controller integrates PROFINET support.
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Programmable Safety Controller integrates PROFINET support.

samos®PRO COMPACT lets machine design engineers integrate non-safe peripheral devices into program and relay controller information back to such devices using PROFINET communication. Base controller (SP-COP2-ENI), compatible with samosPLAN5+ programming software, enables data exchange between Ethernet-based field devices in machine or building engineering network. Along with USB and Ethernet...

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Multifunction Controller simplifies machine safety.

Available to manufacturers and equipment builders, Allen-Bradley Compact GuardLogix 5370 eliminates need to separate networks and controllers for safety and motion in applications with up to 16 axes. Providing integrated safety, motion, and standard control on single EtherNet/IP network facilitates configuration and reduces wiring while promoting diagnostics quality. Software-configurable...

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Safety Control Units use Safety over EtherNet/IP.
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Safety Control Units use Safety over EtherNet/IP.

Configured with Sysmac Studio software, stand-alone NX-Series features scalable design, making it suited for compact systems with a few I/Os, as well as for larger applications that require up to 256 I/O points. Inputs support direct connectivity to any kind of safety device, while outputs support any type of safety actuator. Providing 2 EtherNet/IP ports, EtherNet/IP coupler offers...

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Injection Molding from 3D Printed Molds
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Injection Molding from 3D Printed Molds

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Programmable Safety Controller helps simplify designs.
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Programmable Safety Controller helps simplify designs.

Controlling safety functions for diverse industrial applications, 45 mm wide samos® PRO COMPACT features 16 safe inputs, 4 safe outputs, and 4 configurable safe inputs/outputs. Modular expandability supports up to 168 safe I/O. Complemented by samos PLAN5+ tool for facilitated and flexible programming, controller uses SD program memory card format and has integrated USB and Ethernet...

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Emerson to Help North West Redwater Reduce Emissions at Advanced, Low-Carbon Refinery

Industry experience, expertise, and technology innovation drove selection for $86 million automation project in western Canada AUSTIN, TEXAS – Canada's North West Redwater Partnership has selected Emerson Process Management, a global business of Emerson (NYSE:EMR), to provide automation services and technology for the first phase of the innovative Sturgeon refinery northeast of Edmonton,...

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Programmable Safety Controller features Boolean logic.
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Programmable Safety Controller features Boolean logic.

Featuring expandable design for assembly applications, Model XS26-2 monitors numerous input devices, including e-stop buttons, rope pulls, interlocked guards/gates, optical sensors, and safety mats. Base controller offers 26 inputs and 2 dual safety outputs, allowing user to connect safety devices to single controller instead of multiple relay modules. Supplied in 45 x 110 mm DIN rail housing,...

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Simply Safe Applications
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Simply Safe Applications

Integrated safety solutions from Rexroth with CIP Safety on Sercos The growth in use and complexity of automation across industries is driving a parallel growth in the complexity of human-machine interfaces (HMIs), resulting in an increased need for standardized, cost-effective functional safety for OEMs. To simplify the development of complex machines, Rexroth is integrating safety technology...

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Expandable Safety Controller offers flexibility, intuitive setup.
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Expandable Safety Controller offers flexibility, intuitive setup.

With ability to add up to 8 expansion I/O modules, XS26-2 can adapt to automation requirements and address range of safeguarding applications. Base controller models have 26 input terminals, 4 terminals for 2 redundant safety PNP outputs, and USB connection for loading configurations. Options include on-board display or embedded Ethernet IP/Modbus TCP capability for access to live I/O status and...

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Dies & Stamping Services
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Dies & Stamping Services

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