Safety Mat System includes quick disconnect feature.
With IP67 quick-disconnect cable connector, UMQ Series allows cable to be attached at end of installation process, virtually eliminating potential for damaged cables. Normally open switch closes when specified minimum weight is applied to safety mat, sending signal to safety mat controller, which in turn, sends stop signal to guarded machine. If cable is damaged during installation or mat...Read More »
NX Series Safety Controller Honored as a Winner in the 2013 Design News Golden Mousetrap Awards
Controllers promote seamless integration of safety and other automation disciplines SCHAUMBURG, IL – OMRON Automation and Safety announces that NX Series Safety Controllers have been selected as a Golden Mousetrap Award Winner in the Automation and Controls category. The Omron NX Series represents a breakthrough by combining automation and safety on the same EtherCAT-® network in a mixed I/O...Read More »
Failsafe Controller offers bit performance of 1 ns.
Suited for safety-related applications in machine and plant automation, Simatic S7-1518F Failsafe CPU features 10 MB user memory and variety of communication interfaces, including 2 Profinet interfaces, 1 Profinet with 2-port switch, and 1 Profibus interface. CPU supports connection of up to 128 drive axes and isochronous operation in range of 250 -µs. Controller is certified to EN 61508 (2010)...Read More »
Safety Controller provides flexible programming capabilities.
Affording flexible, PLC-level capability and control, SC26-2 Programmable Safety Controller uses safety function blocks, Boolean logic functions, and usability-optimized programming environment for creating safety control logic. There are 26 input terminals and 2 redundant solid state safety outputs, which let safety system design engineers monitor variety of input devices. Along with PC GUI...Read More »
Cold Forming: A Cost Effective Alternative to Machining Small Parts
Cold forming offers tight tolerances, dimensional stability, and advanced surface finishes, while also saving you in raw material wastes costs.Read More »
IT-based Control System enhances packaging safety.
Providing data management services, ULab Testing Data Integrated Platform helps- companies establish IT-based packaging safety control system. Factory testing data management focuses on testing data automatic management and intelligent analysis for- facilities with self-established laboratories/quality control centers. Also included, testing center data management offers companies without...Read More »
Safety Controller fosters seamless automation integration.
Combining automation and safety on same EtherCAT-® network in mixed I/O backplane, NX series promotes design flexibility and minimizes wiring costs. Intuitive software programming environment reduces machine and safety design time, while auto configuration restart function eliminates need for tools or software to exchange I/O hardware. Consequently, seamlessly integrated solution helps maximize...Read More »
Safety PLC simplifies safety engineering for complex projects.
Featuring dual processor architecture that complies with SIL3/PL e-functional safety levels, Model AC500-S simplifies complex motion related applications including wind power, cranes, hoists, and robotics. Unit includes support for structured text programming in addition to conventional graphical function block diagram and ladder diagram software. To ensure safe control of movement, PLC includes...Read More »
Safe Motion Modules ensure machines run in safe manner.
Combining Machine Safety logic and Safe Motion into one package, Kollmorgen Safety Modules™ operate with Kollmorgen’s motors- and transmissions, servo and inverter drives, and machine/motion controllers. Units are capable of 15 Safe Motion functions, such as Safe Torque Off, Safe Stops, Safe Limited Speed, Safe Limited Position, and Safe Brake Control. Each module can monitor feedback...Read More »
Entire Range of B&R Safety Products Satisfies All EN 50156 Requirements
TÃV confirms the safety of B&R I/O modules and controllers TÃV SÃ¼d, one of the world's leading technical service organizations, has recently confirmed that the entire range of B&R X20 safety I/O modules and controllers satisfies all of the requirements of EN 50156 Electrical equipment for furnaces and ancillary equipment. This standard applies in particular to protective systems used in...Read More »
Texas Instruments and Hitex Development Tools Introduce SafeTI(TM) Hitex Safety Kit, Helping Ease Development of Safety-Critical Applications
Texas Instruments and Hitex Development Tools introduce SafeTI™ Hitex Safety Kit, helping ease development of safety-critical applications Kit provides a platform capable of injecting faults, profiling run-time of fault diagnostics and observing response in real-time to help evaluate safety-critical designs. DALLAS - Today, Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN), in collaboration...Read More »
DoorKing's 1601 Lane Barrier Provides a Higher Level of Traffic Control for Less
DoorKing is proud to introduce an easy add-on to its 1601 Barrier Gate Operator: The 1601 Traffic Lane Barrier. The barrier gate provides greater traffic control while eliminating the need for bollards or crash beams. Check out this video to learn more.Read More »