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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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Omron Microscan HAWK MV-4000

Full Industrial Connectivity Extremely Rugged Powerful and Flexible High Frame Rate Sensors Complete Vision, Code Reading and Code Verification Toolset Near PC Processing Speeds Fully Accessorized with Lenses, Lights, Cables and Mounts Programmed Using AutoVISION or Visionscape Awe-inspiring power and superior flexibility are sheathed within the contoured casing of the HAWK MV-4000. This smart camera […]
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Omron TM Collaborative Robot

Human and Machine in Perfect Harmony Designed to work with both humans and machines, this robot is the latest in a long line of innovations in automation technology for industrial applications.  Safe and transportable, with built-in vision, this robot allows for quick start-ups and rapid changeovers. Its intuitive software enables the robot to be easily […]
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Banner Connected Data Solutions Software

Enabling End-to-End Solutions for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) The Connected Data Solutions software is a cloud-based platform that allows users to visualize, create alerts, store, and analyze critical data collected by Banner wired and wireless sensors. The software complements our wireless product portfolio and provides customers with complete end-to-end IIoT solutions. Make Better, Data-Driven Decisions […]
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Ross Hydraulic Safety Valves

Block & Bleed Valve Systems HBB Series The HBB Series valves are redundant 3/2 valve systems designed to meet the needs and requirements of safe hydraulic block and bleed applications. These valve systems are equipped with position sensors for external monitoring by an electrical safety control system. Features & Benefits Safe Supply/Exhaust Double Valves Body […]
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EPC Absolute Encoders with EtherCAT

New Model A58HE and Model A58SE are EtherCAT-ready, multi-turn absolute encoders from EPC. They are particularly suited to applications where Ethernet-based connectivity is required, and the encoder has to retain absolute position information after power-off events.  EtherCAT-ready absolute encoders Model A58HE (hollow bore) and Model A58SE (shaft) are designed for harsh factory and plant environments. Easily designed into a wide […]
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Omron Microscan MicroHAWK MV

The Smallest Devices for Advanced Vision – One Platform for Auto ID to Inspection The MicroHAWK® platform offers the most advanced machine vision capability on the world’s smallest smart cameras. Built on the highest-performance imaging engine in its class, MicroHAWK cameras are fully-integrated with optics, processor, lighting, and communications, offering an array of modular hardware […]
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Omron NX-SL Safety CPU

Integration of Safety into Machine Automation Enables Simple, Flexible System Configuration. • EN ISO13849-1 (PLe/Safety Category4), IEC 61508 (SIL3) certified. • One connection using Safety over EtherCAT (FSoE) * protocol enables flexible configuration by mixing the Safety Units with standard NX I/O. • The Safety CPU Unit controls up to 128 Safety I/O Units. • […]
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Banner T18-2: Washdown Sensor

T18-2 Series: Next Generation of Washdown Sensors with All Plastic Housing The T18-2 Series, the next generation of the popular T18 Series, was designed for a higher level of performance in harsh, washdown environments. The new T18-2 photoelectric sensors have an FDA-grade shatterproof plastic housing and are IP69K rated and ECOLAB™ certified to protect against […]
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Omron Microscan MicroHAWK ID

The World’s Smallest, Most Intuitive Industrial Barcode Reading Platform Introducing MicroHAWK ID-45 The MicroHAWK® family of barcode readers offers the most versatile decoding power available. Built on the highest-performance imaging engine in its class, MicroHAWK ID readers offer an array of modular hardware options to take on any decoding task in three micro form factors. Paired with […]
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Banner LM Series Sensor

Compact Precision Laser Measurement Sensor The LM offers best-in-class performance with superior stability, reliability, and precision for real-world targets. With the introduction of the LM, Banner has developed the optional Remote Sensor Display (RSD) for simplified sensor set up, recipe control, and configuration storage. Key Benefits PRECISE MEASUREMENT The LM provides reliable quality and process […]
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Omron A2W Wireless Pushbutton

Innovation created by a switch that connects people and machines wirelessly A2W: A Wireless Call Button without a Battery. 8 pushbuttons can be assigned to one receiver unit Each receiver has 8 transistor outputs (one-shot operation) A push button can be assigned to multiple outputs of a receiver The self-generated power created by the button […]
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Wireless Solutions Kit for Monitoring Vibrations

Wireless Solutions Kits Simplify Monitoring of Rotating Equipment Banner’s new Wireless Solutions Kit for vibration monitoring is a fully integrated and easy-to-use solution for monitoring assets with rotating motion. It is designed to make it easy for users of any experience level to setup a wireless network, establish performance baselines and thresholds, and collect data […]
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Banner S22 Pro Series Touch Buttons and Indicators

S22 Pro Series Now Compatible with Pro Editor Software for Custom Indication S22 Pro Series touch buttons and indicators can now be programmed with a wide range of pre-defined color and animation options using Banner’s easy-to-use Pro Editor software. The software is ideal for users who want more control and custom display options, but do […]
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Banner T18-2 Series Sensors

The T18-2 Series, the next generation of the popular T18 Series, was designed for a higher level of performance in harsh, washdown environments. The new T18-2 photoelectric sensors have an FDA-grade shatterproof plastic housing and are IP69K rated and ECOLAB™ certified to protect against water ingress and chemical washdown. In thermal shock environments, the all-plastic, ultrasonically […]
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