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Turck FEN20 with IO-Link

The compact FEN20 Industrial Ethernet IO Module is now available with IO-Link technology. The FEN20-4IOL offers 4 IO-link channels and in addition to the device functioning like an IO-Link master, each of the IO-Link (C/Q) pins can also be configured as digital input or output. Benefits of an IO-Link variant include more streamlined configuration, device […]
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Schunk CO-act EGP-C Parallel Gripper

Electric 2-finger parallel gripper certified for collaborative operation with actuation via 24 V and digital I/O The CO-act EGP-C grippers are ideal for gripping and moving small and medium-sized workpieces with flexible force in collaborative operation in the areas of assembly, electronics, and machine tool loading. The CO-act EGP-C gripper is electrically driven and has […]
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Banner Q130R Radar Sensor

Radar Sensor with Graphical User Interface for Precise Control and Visibility into Sensor Settings The Q130R radar sensor provides reliable detection of moving and stationary targets in harsh outdoor conditions and at a lower lifetime cost than competing technologies. A graphical user interface makes the sensor easy to set up and provides precise control of […]
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Omron GI-SMD and GI-SID

Safety I/O Terminals for CIP Safety™ The GI-SMD and GI-SID terminals offer support for CIP safety on EtherNet/IP and are easily programmed using Sysmac Studio. GI-SMD and GI-SID Features Memory cassette for quick replacement of terminal Removable terminal block for easy maintenance Push-In Plus (screw-less clamping) terminal blocks GI-SMD and GI-SID terminals offer quick replacement […]
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Banner Wireless Pressure Sensor

All-in-One Pressure Sensor and Wireless Node Sure Cross® Performance Series all-in-one pressure sensors and wireless nodes make it easy to monitor critical pressure levels on systems and equipment in remote and hard-to-access locations without the hassle and expense of installing, altering, or expanding wired infrastructure to connect devices. Combines a media isolated pressure sensor, a […]
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Omron’s Adept Cobra Series Robots

Cobra 450, Cobra 500, Cobra 650 Omron’s Adept Cobra robots deliver performance unmatched in the industry. High-performance SCARA robot systems for mechanical assembly, material handling, packaging, machine tending, screw driving, and other applications that require fast and precise automation. Omron Adept Cobra Series robots deliver performance unmatched in the industry with the included SmartController™ motion […]
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Banner PTL110 Series Pick-to-Light

Scalable, Versatile Pick-to-Light Solution PTL110 pick-to-light devices are multifunctional indicators with optional touch button, optical sensor, and three-digit display, connected in series to create a powerful picking system. With fast response times and flexible installation options, PTL110 systems improve speed, productivity, and quality in picking, kitting and related applications Cascadable Cascade 64 or more units […]
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Banner SX5 Series Safety Scanners

SX Series safety laser scanners protect personnel, equipment, and mobile systems within a user-defined area. They continuously scan a 275° area to create a two-dimensional protected zone that must be crossed to reach the hazard. They are suitable for horizontal, vertical, and mobile applications. SX5 Features Easy configuration in a few simple steps using safety […]
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Omron FHV7 Smart Camera

New FHV7-series smart camera maximizes precision in high-mix production line inspections Omron’s new FHV7-series smart camera features the world’s first multi-color light alongside a best-in-class 12-megapixel high-resolution image sensor to achieve the industry’s highest standards of precision in vision inspections on a high-mix production line. Key features of the FHV7: Multi-color light that automatically changes […]
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ABB ACS580-07 Cabinet Built Drives

Switch on simplicity without trading off efficiency The ACS580 general purpose drive is equipped with built-in features that simplify ordering and delivery and reduce commissioning costs since everything is provided in a single, compact and ready-to-use package. Cabient-Built Drives (ACS580-07) Cabinet-built drives are available with IP21 protection class as standard and IP42/54 as options in […]
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Omron eCobra Scara Robot

The eCobra SCARA Robot Series offers a compact system footprint, saving valuable floor space while minimizing installation costs and complexity Omron’s Adept eCobra 600/800 SCARA robot series features 600 or 800-mm reach and is available in three performance tiers, each designed to address different application complexity and throughput requirements. eCobra offers a compact footprint, saving […]
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Omron LD Series Mobile Robot

Self-navigating Autonomous Intelligent Vehicle (AIV) The Omron LD Mobile Robot is a self-navigating Autonomous Intelligent Vehicle (AIV) designed for dynamically moving material in challenging environments that may include confined passageways as well as dynamic and peopled locations. Unlike traditional autonomously guided vehicles (AGVs), Omron Mobile Robot requires no facility modifications, such as floor magnets or […]
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Omron Sysmac Starter Kits

Bundle the components of your Sysmac Platform Selecting the Sysmac Solution couldn’t be easier. With the Sysmac Starter kits, you get everything you need to begin a project where the core automation components are designed to work together, minimizing integration time and setting a control foundation for future expansion and increased performance. These starter kits […]
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ABB DCS880 Industrial DC Drives

With Safety into the future The new DCS880 DC drive series is built on the all-compatible drive platform that ensures all ABB variable speed drives (VSDs) share common features and tools, and can be operated in the same way. The drive integrates certified Safe Torque Off (STO) safety functionality as standard and is also enabled […]
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Eaton XTSE Series Safety Contactors

Designed to take safety to the next level Eaton’s XTSE safety contactors are designed with the OEM and end customer in mind. XTSE contactors integrate to applications to not only achieve the highest safety circuits,but also include advanced feature sets that reinforce end-user safety. Eaton XTSE contactors were designed to stand out, and so do […]
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Banner Q5X Background Suppression Laser Sensor

High-Power Mid-Range Sensor Detects Challenging Targets at Distances from 9.5cm to 2m The Q5X background suppression laser sensor extends Banner Engineering’s portfolio of powerful, problem-solving sensors in a cost-effective device with industry-standard rectangular housing. The new best-in-class laser triangulation sensor features a range from 9.5 cm (4 inches) to 2 m (6 ft. 6 inches), […]
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Robotiq 2F-85 and 2F-140 Grippers

Plug + Play on collaborative robots Eliminate changeovers & reduce tooling costs Pick parts of different size and shapes Automate all your applications with one gripper Program your application in minutes Gripper Features Built for Collaborative Robots Two wide stroke options: 85 mm and 140 mm Patented finger design enables both internal and external parallel […]
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Omron 1S Servo

Improved machine design. Increased machine productivity Designed to meet the machine requirements, the 1S servo technology optimizes the full cycle, through the machine design, installation and commissioning tasks and finally to the maintenance once in production. In addition to the traditional motion solution, the 1S servo offers high-resolution multi-turn encoder without battery backup, safety network […]
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Banner DXM700 Wireless Controller

Expanded Capabilities in a Compact Device Banner’s new DXM700 wireless controllers offer many of the valuable benefits of existing DXM controllers but also feature faster processing speed, more memory, and a smaller 70 mm width that takes up less space on a DIN rail. I/O ports are included for the four on-board discrete outputs, which […]
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Banner SLC4 Series Safety Light Curtains

Very Compact, Low-Profile Type 4 Safety Light Curtains for Simple Applications The SLC4 is the latest addition to Banner’s line of compact, low-profile safety light curtains, which includes the full feature LP Series and cost-effective LP Basic Series. These safety light curtains are now available in lengths of 160 mm up to 1250 mm, including […]
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