Technology File

New larger SNAPTEC fast assembly IP 65 enclosures

OKW has launched a new larger size of its SNAPTEC fast assembly IP 65 plastic enclosures. SNAPTEC offers a rapid solution for medical or home automation systems and small devices with low voltage electro-technical components (potentiometers, time controllers, coded control units) or…

🕘 12/12/2016

Klippon Connect delivers pioneering connectivity solutions

Imagine you were able to plan more quickly and work more efficiently thanks to customised application products. As a pioneer in industrial connectivity, Weidmuller are always looking to go one step further. With Klippon® Connect, Weidmuller have developed a precise portfolio of solutions based…

🕘 17/11/2016

FreeCon contactless transmission system from Weidmuller

Burnt, bent or dirty contacts are often the cause of time consuming and costly production failures, especially in applications requiring frequent plugging cycles, for example industrial robots performing frequent tool changes where the level of wear and tear is especially high. Weidmuller’s…

🕘 10/05/2016

Manufacturers told ‘embrace IoT, or lose your competitiveness’

Manufacturing businesses in the UK are being urged to embrace the Internet of Things (IoT) in order to remain competitive, as the manufacturing industry continues to evolve at rapid pace. The rallying cry comes from business solutions provider, K3 Syspro, at a time when the International Data…

🕘 26/10/2015

Unitronics Introduces : BACnet to Modbus Gateway

Unitronics, an industry leader in the development and manufacturing of integrated PLC + HMI controllers, is now releasing a new Building Automation System Gateway Interface. Unitronics Building Automation System BACnet Gateway Interface is an external, high performance, low cost gateway, providing…

🕘 24/10/2014

Temperature and power measurement modules

B&R is extending its X20 I/O system to include two additional modules - a temperature measurement module with four wire resistance measurement and an energy measurement module with four current inputs for connecting external transformers with a 333mV output. Up to four platinum PT100…

🕘 01/08/2014

New vision sensors

Multipix has added to its Datalogic DataVS2 Vision Sensor product family to now include DataVS2 Infrared (IR) models and 1.5 Software Release. DataVS2 IR models feature an embedded LED illuminator with infrared emission and an ambient light filter able to cut off most of the light coming from the…

🕘 01/08/2014

Taking object sensing to the next level

A transparent object sensor specifically designed for the food and beverage industry has been introduced by Omron that enables the detection of objects such as glass bottles, PET bottles, transparent trays or packaging film. To enable high precision detection and positioning on conveyors where the…

🕘 11/07/2014

New OS137 series

Omega has recently launched its new OS137 series of compact high performance industrial infrared sensor/transmitter which provides a variety of features and options packaged into a small stainless steel housing. The standard features are adjustable emissivity, 10 to 1 optical field of view…

🕘 09/04/2014

Ultra-fast 12 mega-pixel camera for FH vision systems

Omron’s latest FH industrial vision system platform has received new camera options in the form of colour and monochrome 12 mega-pixel ultra-fast capture variants. The new cameras expand the range of addressable applications by providing accurate measurements on small targets or allowing…

🕘 09/04/2014