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Powerful Measuring Sensor with Two New Modes by Banner

New Q2X Miniature Photoelectric Sensors: In a recent development, Banner has expanded its Q2X series of miniature photoelectric sensors with the introduction of two innovative modes: the Laser Measurement mode and the Fixed-Field mode. These additions mark a significant enhancement in Banner's product lineup, offering advanced sensing solutions tailored to...

5G Router Scalance MUM853-1 (A1) by Siemens

5G Router Scalance MUM853-1 (A1): Siemens has officially announced the release and availability for sale of the SCALANCE MUM853-1 (A1), a cutting-edge device designed for seamless integration into both public and private 5G networks. This launch represents a significant milestone in the evolution of industrial 5G applications, offering unprecedented opportunities...

Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. Launches R86TB High-Performance Teach Pendant for Improved Operability

R86TB High-Performance Teach Pendant for Improved Operability: Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. has introduced the R86TB teach pendant, a significant evolution from traditional high-performance models, offering enhanced customization and user-friendly features for both OEMs and end users. Sporting a spacious 10.1-inch high-definition display, the R86TB ensures optimal visibility and accessibility of...

SmartLink Product Family from Softing

Softing Industrial Offers New Access to PROFINET Networks: Softing announced an expansion to its SmartLink product line with the introduction of two innovative additions: the smartLink HW-PN and the smartLink SW-PN, designed to facilitate access to PROFINET networks. These new products are set to be unveiled at the forthcoming Emerson...

Emerson’s New Compact, Rugged PC Built to Connect Industrial Floor to Cloud

PACSystems™ IPC 2010 Compact Industrial PC (IPC): Today, Emerson made headlines with the announcement of their latest innovation, the PACSystems™ IPC 2010 Compact Industrial PC (IPC). Engineered with resilience in mind, this rugged industrial computer stands ready to tackle a diverse array of tasks within machine and discrete part manufacturing...

Powerful Measuring Sensor with Two New Modes by Banner

New Q2X Miniature Photoelectric Sensors: In a recent development, Banner has expanded its Q2X series of miniature photoelectric sensors with the introduction of two innovative modes: the Laser Measurement mode and the Fixed-Field mode. These additions mark a significant enhancement in Banner's product lineup, offering advanced sensing solutions tailored to...

Rapid Inductive Position Measuring System by Balluff

Rapid Inductive Position Measuring System: Balluff is launching a new inductive and extremely fast position measuring system - smart features included. In addition to a high repeatability and measuring frequency of >10 kHz, the BIR impresses with a large, adjustable measuring range and a particularly compact, flat housing with small blind...

Easy Integration of Danfoss VLT Frequency Inverters by Bihl Wiedemann

Danfoss VLT Frequency Inverters: In the latest article from Bihl+Wiedemann, the company introduces a streamlined solution for integrating Danfoss frequency inverters from the VLT series with the AS-Interface system. Highlighting the simplicity of the process, Bihl+Wiedemann presents the ASi-5 motor module BWU4980, a device designed to facilitate plug-and-play connectivity through...

Intrinsically Safe Smartphone with USB-C by PepperL+Fuchs

Smart-Ex 03 Intrinsically Safe Smartphone with All-Around USB-C Interface: Smart-Ex 03 intrinsically safe smartphone by PepperL+Fuchs, users can solve the most diverse tasks in the (process) industry. The 5G-capable Android™ device has a range of sophisticated functionalities that take working in hazardous areas up to Zone 1/21 to a new level. One of these...

New Generation of HVAC Programmable Controllers by Danfoss

Danfoss Introduces New Generation HVAC Programmable Controller Portfolio: Danfoss announces the Alsmart Universal Controller platform which is a new-generation programmable controller portfolio for the HVAC market. The platform has been designed to meet today’s advanced needs as well as tomorrow’s combining flexible and advanced control features, multiple communication options, the...

Auvesy-MDT New Devices and Editor Updates

New Devices and Editor Updates from Auvesy-MDT: Starting in February 2023, Octoplant has shifted its primary focus towards the development of new devices and editor updates. This strategic decision aligns with the company's goals and objectives. However, as a result of economic considerations, Octoplant will no longer be able to...

Banner AC Voltage Sensor

AC Voltage Sensor, Continuously Monitor Voltage to Gain Insights on Plant and Equipment Performance: Banner's new AC Voltage Sensor which you can get a more comprehensive view of equipment and overall plant health while improving the accuracy of power calculations. Sensor data is easily accessed via the Modbus RTU interface...

Gather Field Data with New Modbus Router by ProSoft Technology

Gather Field Data with New Modbus Router: ProSoft's multi-port module offers support for EtherNet/IP™, Modbus TCP/IP, and Modbus RTU, catering to the diverse needs of industries. It enables seamless data transmission to processors or SCADA systems, making it ideal for OEMs requiring flexible protocol configurations. The module also features device...

Red Lion Launches New Strain Gauge Modules And J1939 And Can Protocol Sleds For The Flexedge Platform

Strain Gauge Modules and J1939 and can Protocol Sleds For The Flexedge Platform Red Lion lunches new strain gauge modules which are easily installable and configurable and come in both SSR output and relay output options. Both offer single-loop PID capabilities to monitor, measure, and control equipment. Designed to thrive...

New HF Read/Write Head in a Compact M12 Size by Turck

Turck's HF Read/Write Heads: Turck releases HF Read/Write Heads which are now available in a compact M12 design. Easy to integrate into confined spaces, these miniature RFID solutions provide precise identification in tooling identification and factory automation. A Bus mode version allows up to 32 HF Read/Write Heads to be...

Combined PLC+HMI Increases Display Size and I/O Options by IDEC

Combined PLC+HMI: IDEC Corporation, Sunnyvale, CA, February 20, 2024 — IDEC Corporation has expanded its SmartAXIS touch family with the new FT2J Series combined PLC+HMI. A compact all-in-one form factor combines built-in full-function controller features and functions, both onboard and expandable I/O, and an advanced technology 7” touchscreen display, providing...

PLC-Next Makes OPC-UA Easy

New PLCNext Article Details How They Make OPC-UA Easy: OPC UA is a crucial standard for representing and accessing complex data in Industry 4.0. It offers data modeling, security features, and various communication paradigms. However, OPC UA's complexity can be challenging for new users. To address this, Phoenix Contact provides...

Diffuse Sensors With Background Suppression by Leuze

Diffuse Sensors With Background Suppression: The ODT3CL1-2M diffuse sensor is a remarkable innovation designed for applications requiring long-distance object detection and measurement value output via IO-Link. This laser sensor utilizes TOF (time of flight) technology, enabling it to achieve an impressive operating range of two meters. With its background suppression capability,...

Danfoss’ New iC2 Micro Drive Offers Game-Changing Benefits

Danfoss’ New iC2 Micro Drive Offers Game-Changing Benefits: Danfoss introduces the iC2 Micro family of drives, offering customers a compact solution to enhance the reliability and efficiency of their HVAC systems. This drive encompasses all the functionalities of a full-featured unit while being designed for ease of use and durability....

CMTH Sensor for Smart Condition Monitoring by Turck

CMTH Sensor for Smart Condition Monitoring: Introducing the CMTH sensor, a device that allows users to monitor temperature and relative humidity in one device. This enables easier tracking of environmental conditions over time. One of the key features of the CMTH sensor is its IO-Link capability, which provides continuous feedback and...