Modlink MSDD = Easy Access

The front panel interfaces Modlink MSDD from Murrelektronik provide uncomplicated and safe access to the control unit without having to open the cabinet door. A variety of country-specific sockets and data connectors provide high flexibility; comprehensive approvals allow a worldwide application. Software of control units often have to be adapted during operation. To do this, they have to be connected to laptops or diagnostic devices. This is often only possible with the cabinet door open which in turn costs time and money. If changes have to be made during operation, service technicians sometimes come up with a makeshift solution to…

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New White Paper: Efficient redundancy for power supplies

Puls engineers worked out a genius MOSFET decoupling solution for redundancy modules. It secures a reliable system availability in case of short-circuit and highest efficiency. The White Paper tells you more about ten criteria that are essential for optimal redundant systems. Standard epitaxial or Schottky diodes can not fulfil all of these criteria - e.g. the need for minimal no-load losses.You will also learn more about the parallel-use mode and the fascinating „hot swapping“ technology that enables you to replace a power supply or a redundancy module while the system is running. Efficient redundancy Reliable system availability in case of short-circuitEfficient…

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Active illuminated safety emergency-stop with status indication active/inactive

mounting diameter Ø 22.3 mmwith status indication (active/inactive)in acc. with ISO13850:2015(E), EN 13850:2016easily visibledelivery without external LED monitoring unitLED: 24V DC/18mAFaston connection 2.8x0.8 mmwith switching position indicatorfoolproofdegree of protection IP65available with 2 NCpossible use, p. ex.:pluggable operation stationswireless operation stationspluggable plant parts

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New Marine Pressure Transmitter ECTN 8477 completes Trafag’s shipbuilding portfolio

The reliable and robust Marine Pressure Transmitter ECTN 8477 completes Trafag’s pressure transmitter product range for the shipbuilding industry. It has already been approved for the use on ships by the classification societies of GL-DNV, KRS and RINA. The Marine Pressure Transmitter ECTN 8477 with thick-film-on-ceramic sensor bases on the technology of the ECTfamily which has proven its reliability in thousands of demanding industrial applications. The Marine Pressure Transmitter ECTN 8477 has already been approved for the use on ships by the classification societies of GL-DNV, KRS and RINA and more are yet to come. Pressure measurement ranges from 0…1 bar…

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Full Inox Miniature: Small, smart and indestructible

The new series of Full Inox Miniature inductive sensors from Contrinex are the smallest self-contained inductive sensors on the market. Available in sizes M5 and Ø 4 mm as both PNP and NPN types, they are ideal for use wherever space is scarce and operating conditions are harsh. Thanks to a high-quality ASIC with integral IO-Link interface, all PNP-types in this series satisfy the requirements of smart factories. Full Inox Miniature sensors have excellent temperature stability from -25°C to +70°C (-13°F to +158°F), a high switching frequency up to 1200 Hz and a long operating distance of 3 mm. The…

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Industrial Ethernet Connectors: The largest selection

Murrelektronik offers the widest range of Industrial Ethernet connectors on the market. No matter if they’re used in IP20 cabinet wiring, in a harsh industrial IP67 environment, or from the cabinet or the office world into the field - Murrelektronik has the cordset you need. The cables are designed to meet industrial requirements in a variety of ways. They can be produced in almost any length, with your choice of connector style (straight, 90°, 45°), and direction in which the cable connection is made (left, right, up or down) in quantities as small as a single piece. The cables feature…

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Pluggable cable entry plate… KEL-QTA

For a quick and tool-free installation of multi-conductor and factory terminated cables the cable entry plate KEL-QTA is perfect.The KEL-QTA combines the split QT grommets with our membrane version of the icotek cable entry plates within a single unit. Up to 34 multi-conductor and factory terminated cables can be installed by using multiple grommets. The KEL-QTA is available in the sizes: Size 10-pole standard industrial connectorsSize 24-pole standard industrial connectorsQuadric in 46 x 46 mmIn metric sizes M32 and M50. Easy, tool-free assembly - watch our assembly video on youtube. https://youtu.be/0nlKXJ9t2Uk

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Werma launches AndonSPEED

A unique andon light system to optimise warehouse processes Werma Signaltechnik, based in the south west of Germany, is launching at Logimat in Stuttgart (8th-10Th March 2016) a unique, intelligent call for action andon light system for warehousing and packing operations.  Unlike traditional andon lights this not only gives clear and immediate optical signalisation of operational condition changes but also documents and analyses non- productive events. Notify a call for action/assistance direct from the work-station AndonSPEED allows the member of staff to simply press a but-ton on his packing station and activate a signal light which gives a clear indication…

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DIN-RAILway power supplies – a new standard in the railway sector

Proven Industry Technology on Rails For those of you who have sat waiting on a train due to technical problems, you know only too well that more reliable technology on the railway should be the highest priority. A modern train composition is technically highly complex and nothing moves without a reliable power supply. A DIN-RAILway power supply is the answer from Puls for a more robust and reliable DIN-Rail power supply on the railway. Of course, there have been specialised power supplies for the railway for many years. The demands are high and in several areas: Failures cannot occur, even…

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Submersible Pressure Transmitter ECL 8439

A reliable and economic solution for many applications — also in thick and viscous media. Different material options for optimum media compatibility and a smart and robust design guarantee accurate and stable pressure and level measurement even in harsh environments. The new ECL 8439 submersible pressure transmitter is the ideal choice for reliable and cost-effective level measurement in applications with drinking water, grey water and sewage water, oils and fuels,  seawater and many more. The robust ceramic sensing element of Trafag’s own production and the high-performance electronics based on the Trafag ASIC allow accurate measurement even under harsh conditions. The electronics…

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Stainless steel enclosure and adapter ring

Completely assembled stainless steel enclosure for wall and profile mounting Robust stainless steel square profile V2A, 40x40 mm (wall thickness 2 mm)Designed for wall and profile mounting (incl. slot nuts)For 1 to 6 actuatorsEquipped with actuators of the Shortron rangeDegree of protection IP54/IP65With M12 connector (1-3 actuators) or direct wiring via cable gland (4-6 actuators) Adapter ring for series KOMBITAST-R-JUWEL for the fixing of all panel mount jacks of the series Rontron-R-Juwel in a panel cut-out Ø 30.5 mmØ 30.5 to Ø 22.3 mm

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multiPANEL Enclosure – Rolec

multiPANEL offers the option of integrating every conceivable application. The enclosure front of the "multiPANEL DISPLAY" facilitates the permanent installation of a front plate or glass front, e.g. for touch applications. Almost borderless, with flush installation and permanently connected with the enclosure. Suitable cut-outs for switches and more are included in the service provided by Rolec, and are established in the production department at the German headquarters in accordance with customer specifications.It is possible to directly integrate commercially available built-in panels in the front of the "multiPANEL KOMMANDO" enclosure. A small recess in the framework enables almost flush integration of…

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Cable entry KEL-DPU | universal, robust & hygienic

With the new universal cable entry plate KEL-DPU by icotek standard cables, wires, optical fibres or pneumatic hoses can be quickly and safely routed into electrical enclosures, housings or machines and additionally strain relieved. High stability, tightness and strain relief The cable entry plate KEL-DPU is especially characterised by its very robust hard frame made of polypropylene which is completely moulded with elastomer. This results in a high ingress protection and stability as well as in a high strain relief level of the routed cables.Cables passing the membranes at the plate front are sealed a second time through conical cable…

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IODD on Board

Now you can set up machines and systems with IO-Link devices even faster. Murrelektronik is the first manufacturer to offer "IODD on board" which allows you to “Plug & Play” when integrating IO-Link devices. An IODD (IO Device Description) file describes sensors and valves. It contains information about the device’s identity, parameters, process data, diagnosis data, communication properties and other details. Murrelektronik's new MVK Metal and Impact67 fieldbus modules have IODD files (for participating manufacturers IO-Link devices) integrated into the GSD file. If those devices - like IO-Link sensors or valve clusters - are included in an installation, this database is…

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Washdown sensors; food-grade inductive sensors withstand high-pressure cleaning

Food-grade washdown inductive sensors from Swiss manufacturer Contrinex are completely compatible with the strict hygiene standards of the dairy industry, helping maximize plant utilization during round-the-clock production of milk-based foodstuffs. Rated to IP68/IP69K, Contrinex stainless-steel washdown sensors withstand both aggressive cleaning chemicals and high-pressure water jets, offering highly robust solutions for the harshest operating environments. Food-grade sensors are available with IO-Link, a standardized serial connection protocol, providing digital communication in washdown areas at no additional cost. Customer value Maximum plant utilization in hygienic processesElimination of sensor-related downtimeDigital communication without the need for special cablingOutstanding process monitoring and control capabilitiesFast, easy…

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