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UL 61010 Replaces UL 508 for Industrial Power Supplies

The efforts in the United States to adopt international standards instead of insisting on national norms is a very positive move. Although UL 508 is still valid among standards, its no longer listed as consideration for assessment. Continue reading

Switch Mode Power Supplies by OMRON

omron_psS8VK-WA eliminates design concerns and ensures phase balance in the latest from OMRON’s three-phase production lines.

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ACS580 General Purpose Drives

ACS580 drives are equipped with all the essential and necessary components to ensure your applications are controlled reliably. Continue reading

Electrical Braking from ABB

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No. 8 in ABB’s technical guide series focuses on electrical braking as it relates to cranes, elevators, centrifuges, downhill conveyors, and test benches. Continue reading

WAGO Brings Security

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WAGO has responded to requirements for automation components with the PFC100 and PFC200 Series Controllers. Both providing simple connections to DHCP, DNS, SNTP, FTP, Telnet, http, and Modbus TCP/UDP networks. These controllers offer direct password protection creating layered security protection to protect again access to functions, programming contents, and the introduction of malware. Continue reading

DA10D and DA30DO Protocol Conversion and Data Acquisition Systems

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This Red Lion Automation Series brings real-time data to all corners of the workplace. Acting as an integral part of any plant’s data collection, visualization, and management system, the DAx0D series assists operation decisions in making lasting impacts. With its user-friendly web server, industry leading conversion, and versatility in integration, Red Lion sets the standard for industrial automation.

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Get a Compact Solution to Protection Requirements with ABB

ABB’s S2 Series of miniature circuit breakers offer a compact solution to protection requirements. The S2 devices are current limiting, DIN rail mounted and offer a good equivalent to fused systems. The S2 is available with application-specific trip characteristics to provide maximum circuit protection. The breakers offer thermal-magnetic trip protection according to B, C, D, K and Z characteristics. The circuit breakers have a fast breaking time of 2.5 – 3.5 msec and feature multi-function, finger safe terminals suitable for reverse feed. The S2 Series circuit breakers are also available with a variable depth handle mechanism and optional Z curve for SCR protection. Continue reading

High Performance for Industrial Applications from Red Lion

Red Lion Controls recently expanded their line of Industrial Ethernet Switching Solutions with the N-Tron 716M12 and Sixnet SLX-5EG, SLX-3EG and SLX-3ES switches and media converters. These new Ethernet switches and converters provide high performance in a rugged package to meet networking requirements for industrial applications such as transportation and video surveillance. Continue reading

Get Reliable Overload Relay Protection from ABB

ABB’s Enclosed IEC and NEMA starters feature a durable, protective finish with industry exclusive electrophoretic dip coat prime and a power coated surface for added protection. A seamless foam-in-place gasket provides a secure seal against contaminates and ensures a water and dust tight seal, while a pre-drilled mounting plate provides easy mounting for a control circuit transformer kit.

Integrated Ethernet and Analog with the CP1L-E Micro PLC

 

Omron recently introduced the CP1L-E Micro PLC, the newest addition to the CP1 Series lineup. Each CPU features built-in networking, analog inputs, positioning and option expansion within the same compact product footprint.  Continue reading