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ABB TruONE Automatic Transfer Switch

The ABB TruONE automatic transfer switch has built-in sensors, controllers, and connectivity. TruONE is the world’s first true ATS to package all the necessary sensors and controllers into a single easy-to-install device that helps improve protection and makes installation 80 percent faster. Critical power applications use an ATS to sense when power is lost and to […]
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TL50 Pro Tower Lights with IO-Link

TL50 Pro Tower Lights with IO-Link utilize bright, multi-color RGB LED lights, enabling millions of color options in each light segment. IO-Link provides full control of segment color, flash, rotation, and intensity. Segments can be configured individually for simple or complex displays. They can also be configured for advanced animations with all light segments presenting […]
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Omron OS32C Safety Laser Scanner

Compact, lightweight, and easy-to-install Safety Laser Scanner Operating state can be determined at a glance Eight sector indicators show the direction of intrusion. Front display shows operating state and error codes. Integrated management via Ethernet Industry’s first Ethernet-compliant Safety Laser Scanner allows the user to check operating state and analyze the cause of an emergency […]
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Omron NX1 Series Machine Automation Controller

Produce faster without compromising on quality The NX1 can utilize information, take safety measures, and control quality while at the same time improving production efficiency through high-speed, high-precision control.  This contributes to continuous improvement in productivity. Real-time traceability with the NX1 The NX1 provides high-speed control while utilizing information. For example, the NX1 used for […]
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PowerXL DG1

Eaton PowerXL DG1 General Purpose Drives

The DG1 general-purpose drives are part of the Eaton next-generation PowerXL series of adjustable frequency drives specifically engineered for today’s more demanding commercial and industrial applications. With an industry-leading energy efficiency algorithm, high short-circuit current rating and robust design, the DG1 offers customers increased efficiency, safety, and reliability. Ease of use: Startup Wizard, PC Tool software, […]
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Banner iVu and iVu Color Image Sensors

The iVu and iVu Color Image Sensors are used to monitor parts for type, size, orientation, shape, location, and color or color variations. The device can be set up and monitored using an integrated or remote touchscreen display with no PC required. The following features are available: All-in-one solution with the camera, controller, lens, and […]
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Pfannenberg PKS 3000 Series Air Heat Exchangers

Air/Air Heat Exchangers Next Generation Cooling for Electrical Enclosures Pfannenberg’s PKS 3000 Series Air to Air Heat Exchangers use a revolutionary next-generation cooling technology that out-performs conventional heat exchangers and/or heat pipe solutions. One of the best technologies to use, when there is a temperature difference between the internal target temperature and the surrounding temperature (∆T≥10°C), is […]
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ABB E 90 Series of Fuse Holders

Uncompromising Performance E 90 Series Fuse holders can be used in any applications where you need to ensure electrical protection, isolation and switching under load of inductive or resistive loads. The technology solutions applied to reduce power dissipation help to minimize module heating. Fuse holders are suitable for protection against overloads and short circuits. Main […]
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Banner New Q45 Series Wireless Products

New to the Sure Cross® Q45 Series of wireless sensors, serial nodes, switches and push buttons are two-button push buttons, non-contact magnetic sensors, and new models of our remote discrete input nodes and one-button push buttons. These models all feature a user-configurable multicolor LED indicator for local display of status. Q45 Key Benefits Remote Monitoring […]
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Anybus Wireless Bridge II with Ethernet

Anybus® Wireless Bridge enables you to create an industrial wireless connection between two points in an industrial Ethernet network. This second generation of the proven and trusted Wireless Bridge can communicate via both Bluetooth and WLAN and is ideal for communication through hazardous areas or hard-to-reach locations where cables are not desirable. It provides an effective wireless range of up to […]
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Omron S8VK-X

Omron S8VK-X Power Supply with Communication

S8VK-X EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP-Compatible Switch Mode Power Supply The S8VK-X is the next generation Power Supply that integrates EtherNet/IP and Modbus TCP-compatible communication to maximize system availability through the connection of equipment to IoT. EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP Compatible. Product replacement time, output voltage, output current, and more can be acquired on the network and can […]
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ABB AF Contactors: An Optimal Configuration

Secure uptime and optimize stocks with AF Contactors latest technology up to 2650 A Featuring AF technology as standard, AF contactors establish a new industry benchmark. The electronically controlled coil offers multiple benefits over conventional alternatives, and together with ABB’s wide product offering, an optimal configuration, every time. AF Contactors Main benefits Optimize logistics  and […]
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Omron K6CM Motor Monitoring Device

Providing real-time motor health to maintenance personnel The K6CM is the latest motor condition monitoring device with the ability to quantify the status of a three-phase induction motor and incorporating EtherNet/IP communication to trend information on current analysis, motor vibration, motor temperature, and insulation resistance. K6CM Key Features EtherNet/IP Compatible LCD visual alarm display for […]
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Basic Performance Nodes: Wireless Series

Add Wireless Communication to Devices at a Reduced Cost with Basic Performance Nodes The popular Performance Series of wireless Nodes adds two new cost-effective models for use in large deployments and price-sensitive applications. Like other Nodes in the Performance Series, the new Basic Performance Nodes offer the same performance capabilities, options for integrated I/O, and […]
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Pfannenberg PFH-T

Pfannenberg PFH-T Series Compact Fan Heater

The PFH-T Series of Compact Fan Heaters with Thermostat feature Pfanneberg’s new touch-safe design. Ideal for maintaining precise temperatures required for the proper function of electronics, while also protecting equipment from damaging condensation caused by changes in temperature or humidity. The PFH-T is available in 6 models, with an ABS high-temperature plastic housing. PFH-T Series Features Flexible […]
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Omron ZX2 Laser Displacement Sensor CMOS Type

Stable, easy & affordable laser measurement sensor High accuracy and measurement stability, at an affordable price. The new ZX2 laser sensor offers best in class performance for accuracy and speed for all linear displacement applications. Utilising an advanced HSDR-CMOS image sensor, high measurement stability is achieved, even on the most challenging of surfaces. One-touch setup […]
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Turck BEEP Technology

Turck BEEP Technology (Backplane Ethernet Extension Protocol)

New BEEP Technology Allows a Network of Devices to Communicate as a Single Device Turck introduces BEEP, the Backplane Ethernet Extension Protocol. BEEP is a new technology that has been integrated into many of our multiprotocol digital block I/O modules. BEEP allows a network of up to 33 devices (1 Master + 32 Slaves) or 480 […]
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Power Quality Demo in Des Moines

ABB’s Power Quality demo will be in the Des Moines area from April 25th through May 20th and will be available for showings by appointment. Fill out the following registration, and Rick Hillmer will be in contact with you to set up a time to see this amazing technology in action.
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connect an iolink q4x to an ab plc

How To: Connect an IO-Link Q4X to an AB PLC

Watch this video for instructions on how to connect your IO-Link Q4X to an Allen Bradley PLC via a Turck IO-Link block. Downloads referenced in the video: BL20 EDS Files BLCEN Block EDS Files IO-Link and Q4X AOIs TBEN Block EDS Files Turck Catalog L5K Files   Instructions for Connecting your IO-Link Q4X to an Allen Bradley […]
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Exlar TTX Actuator

Exlar TTX Series All-in-One Actuator

Industry-Leading All-in-One TTX Actuator Built on the unique GTX Series platform, the TTX Series actuators integrate a digital servo drive/controller, brushless servo motor and roller screw actuator in one compact, environmentally sealed package.  Full system integration eliminates much of the control cabinet and cabling headaches associated with typical, centralized control architectures, speeding installation, and lowering […]
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