Technology File

Extension of Power Panel HMI family

B&R has made two additions to its Power Panel HMI family - Power Panel T-Series terminals and Power Panel C-Series controllers - both featuring touch screens. The Power Panel T30 terminal has an embedded browser, is web compatible and can be used as a VNC client. The terminal series is being…

🕘 03/03/2014

Making light work

Multipix has launched the 3D PRO Variable Focus Laser from ProPhotonix, an externally focusable, 19mm diameter industry standard laser module that can seamlessly integrate into existing systems. With a variety of wavelengths ranging from the UV to the infrared and power levels up to 100MW, it…

🕘 03/03/2014

B&R Product of the Month

Panel PC 900 with multi-touch … By taking advantage of state of the art processors - up to and including Intel Core i7 technology - the new Panel PC 900 with multi-touch functionality offers the highest level of total computing power. Combining new display sizes with multi-touch operation…

🕘 03/03/2014

Getting a grip on 3D imaging

Multipix Imaging has introduced the new Ensenso N10 stereo 3D camera with USB. The camera works according to a new procedure called ‘projected texture stereo vision’ and is fitted with two global shutter CMOS sensors and a pattern projector, which projects a random dot pattern onto the…

🕘 03/03/2014

Accuracy, ease of use and performance

Including easy to read displays, simple set-up and 50ms loop update and sampling period time, Omron’s new E5DC DIN-rail mountable in-panel controller … (right) is the newest member in the E5_C temperature controller range. At only 22.5mm wide, the E5DC follows the same easy set-up structure…

🕘 03/03/2014

µPROX E2E Inductive Proximity Sensor

Omron’s latest inductive technology has now been applied to a new range of small diameter inductive sensors. The new µPROX E2E provides precision detection and allows installation in even the most confined spaces. The portfolio has been extended to include both shielded and non-shielded…

🕘 02/01/2014

B&R Product of the Month - B&R keypad module with E-stop

B&R’s illuminated ring keypad modules with IP65 protection are designed for installation directly on the machine. First introduced in early 2012, the latest addition to this series is a model that includes an integrated E-stop button. With both the button and the electronics integrated in…

🕘 02/12/2013

I/O devices for field installations

The new Axioline E product family from Phoenix Contact is a range of modular I/O products for field installations. With plastic and metal housing variants, the IP67 compliant I/O family works on Ethercat, Ethernet/IP, Modbus/TCP, Profinet, Sercos, and Profibus networks. I/O functionality includes…

🕘 02/12/2013

High speed industrial camera

The new Vieworks VC-12M-65 industrial camera from Stemmer Imaging combines high resolution with fast frame rates. These monochrome or colour cameras … feature the latest 12 megapixel (4,096 × 3,072) global shutter CMOS sensors from CMOSIS. The cameras produce images at frame rates up to…

🕘 02/12/2013

Compact Gigabit PoE switch for onboard vehicle IP surveillance

A full Gigabit Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) switch is now available from Korenix UK. The switch provides embedded 48V DC boosting, making it suitable for advanced onboard vehicle IP surveillance, transportation and industrial automation applications. The JetNet 3906G-w is an industrial grade, 6-port…

🕘 20/11/2013