Cube67 Diagnostics Gateway – Diagnostics Made Easy

Murrelektronik's Cube fieldbus system offers extensive diagnostic options. A new diagnostics gateway makes access to this data even easier. This solution is easy to implement, provides clear information in case of failure and speeds up troubleshooting, resulting in maximum availability of machines and systems. The Cube system from Murrelektronik is a high-performance, decentralized fieldbus system that is used in many machines and systems. It has a modular structure and customized installation concepts can be realized with a large variety of input modules, output modules, mixed modules, and a wide range of function modules (e.g. IO-Link, RS 485, etc.). A one…

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A Perfect System to Monitor Current

Mico Pro is Murrelektronik's innovative 24 VDC current monitoring system. The modular design makes it possible to create systems that fit the application perfectly – which adds value by creating a cost–benefit ratio that saves space in the control cabinet. Murrelektronik's patented tripping behavior ensures maximum machine availability. An additional advantage is the integrated potential distribution concept. It significantly reduces the control cabinet wiring. Power supply systems are the heart of machines and systems because they provide the energy required for operation. Overcurrent or short circuits can impact the power supply and cause machine downtime, production downtime and high costs.…

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Decentralized Automation Solutions

Advanced electrical installation concepts connect all sensors and actuators in machines or systems to the controller or cloud solution in the most economical way. The key to the best possible electrical installation is to consider all phases of the machine or system’s lifecycle. The manufacturers of machines and systems should also benefit from the chosen electrical installation concept, as should the future operators. The focus is on low "total cost of ownership" and a "life cycle" that is profitable for all parties involved. How do manufacturers benefit? Standardization and simplification of planning and programming processesConsiderable simplification of wiringReduction of the…

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Murrelektronik Cloud – Using Data to Your Advantage

The Murrelektronik Cloud is here and it’s ideal for using machine and plant data smartly. Murrelektronik’s nexogate device is your interface to the industrial field. A lot of people in a company can benefit from process data including the management, maintenance, programmers and service personnel… Data is used for different purposes such as adapting production, adjusting scheduling and organizing maintenance work.The Murrelektronik Cloud keeps users up-to-date with the precise information they need. Data can be accessed online via a dashboard from any mobile device, anywhere, any time. You can also define the type of information sent to teams in advance.…

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Cube67: Decentralization at its best

The Cube system from Murrelektronik is a modular field bus system for on-machine installation concepts. It’s engineered flexibly to be the optimal solution for any application – meeting protection class IP20 through IP69K.Cube67 features great functionality, easy connections, a robust and compact design, fully molded modules, and multi-functional inputs and outputs. The modules can be installed right next to the sensors and actuators.Our one-cable-technology connects the modules to the bus node, transferring both data and power. Extensive diagnostics enable maximum transparency. The number of terminals in the control cabinet is reduced by moving field bus modules into the field, freeing…

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Best Practice: Cube67 in use at sortimat Handling Systems

Limited space in the cabinet and on the machine, a desire to shorten installation times and a goal to maximize system availability - these are the challenges the sortimat Handling Systems electrical engineers are facing when designing their systems. With Murrelektronik's Cube system they have found the appropriate installation concept for their handling machines. It’s modularity and flexibility during installation allows a system to be customized to meet a variety of requirements. Sortimat, located in southern Germany, is a leading manufacturer of industrial handling machines for a range of different applications. They produce systems that pack, stack and palletize small…

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Cube67 Diagnostics Gateway: Diagnostics Made Easy

Murrelektronik's Cube fieldbus system offers extensive diagnostic options. A new diagnostics gateway makes access to this data even easier. This solution is easy to implement, provides clear information in case of failure and speeds up troubleshooting, resulting in maximum availability of machines and systems. The Cube system from Murrelektronik is a high-performance, decentralized fieldbus system that is used in many machines and systems. It has a modular structure and customized installation concepts can be realized with a large variety of input modules, output modules, mixed modules, and a wide range of function modules (e.g. IO-Link, RS 485, etc.). A one…

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Switch to PROFINET Made Easy!

Murrelektronik is the ideal partner to get your machines and plants ready for the future by switching over from PROFIBUS to PROFINET In modern production networks, machines and plants need to be connected to one another. Processes can be aligned down to the smallest detail to allow for high automation levels and short lead times. At the same time, our products enable network structures that often undergo frequent maintenance, due to new robots with frequent tool changes or add-ons during operation. These are a few reasons installation concepts based on PROFIBUS inevitably hit a wall. However, this can be resolved with…

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Eco-Rail-2: Focus on the essentials

Eco-Rail-2 power supply units offer manufacturers of machinery and control cabinets the possibility to supply power to their consumers flexibly and economically. These units provide basic functionality creating a solution with the optimum price-performance ratio for numerous applications. Demands on the power supply market are steadily increasing. Maximum efficiency and constant performance even at high temperatures are a must. Diagnostic and communication facilities are also increasingly in demand as the components are integrated into higher-level networks and become part of Industry 4.0 applications. Murrelektronik offers advanced high-performance solutions to meet these requirements. At the same time, "classic" applications still exist…

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Mico Pro: Stromüberwachung maximal modularisiert

Mico Pro ist das neue und innovative Stromüberwachungssystem von Murrelektronik. Der modulare Aufbau ermöglicht es, Systeme exakt auf die konkrete Anwendung anzupassen – das bietet einen günstigen Kosten-Nutzen-Effekt bei maximaler Platzeinsparung. Das patentierte Auslöseverhalten sorgt für höchste Maschinenverfügbarkeit. Zusätzlicher Vorteil: ein integriertes Konzept zur Potenzialverteilung, das die Schaltschrankverdrahtung signifikant entflechtet. Stromversorgungssysteme sind das Herz von Maschinen und Anlagen. Sie sorgen für die nötige Energie. Darum dürfen sie nicht ohne weiteres durch Überströme oder Kurzschlüsse lahm gelegt werden, denn dann drohen Maschinenstillstände, Produktionsausfälle und hohe Kosten. Die Zuverlässigkeit der Stromversorgungssysteme muss maximal sein!Mico Pro von Murrelektronik ist ein Garant für Zuverlässigkeit…

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Emparro HD: Perfectly Engineered to Demanding Ambient Conditions

Maintenance doesn’t necessarily enjoy climbing on a shifting crane in wind and weather to replace a defective power supply unit. Murrelektronik’s new Emparro HD switched power supply is the solution to this problem! The module is engineered for extremely harsh ambient conditions. Emparro HD assures a reliable supply of electricity with a long service life. Emparro HD can be used in areas where power supply units may be installed in a control cabinet, but are still exposed to harsh environmental influences, for example on spreaders (lifting equipment for container handling), construction cranes and internal conveyor technology (intralogistics). Here the power…

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MASI20: An especially affordable way to connect signals to a control system

The MASI installation solution, the Murrelektronik AS-Interface system, allows the simple and inexpensive integration of IO signals into higher order control systems. MASI supports extremely flexible installation concepts in control cabinets and in the field, without the need to adhere to rigid topologies. Murrelektronik now presents a new and especially compact generation of MASI20 control cabinet modules with an innovative new design and an outstanding value for the money: They offer an especially affordable way to integrate signals into a control system.The MASI20 control cabinet modules are only 19mm wide, which saves space in the cabinet. They have been optimized…

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Hold tight! Practical Retaining Clips for Murrelektronik Connectors

The new and universal Murrelektronik retaining clips for M8 and M12 round plug connectors make fastening extremely easy in plants and machines. The compact retaining clips made of robust plastic can be used side-by-side in any number in a modular fashion. The modular feature allows numerous connectors to be secured next to one another. They replace cable ties which get the job done but are not nearly as practical as retaining clips in terms of installation and maintenance: retaining clips allow connectors to be disconnected and reconnected manually in one step without tools. The retaining clips are available in two…

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Exact12 ATEX: Preventing Explosions

Murrelektronik’s Exact12 ATEX distribution boxes are ideal for use in potentially explosive atmospheres of zones 2 (gas) and 22 (dust), such as those in powder coating, painting facilities, wood processing plants, and flour mills. The robust distribution boxes with four or eight slots (having two signals each) meet the relevant requirements of the ATEX EU Directive 2014/34/EU and are approved in compliance with the standards EN 60079-0/-15/-31. The distribution boxes have been tested with regard to temperature, impact, heating, and seal. The trunk cable is tightly connected. It is made of high-quality and halogen-free PUR and is available in a…

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Safety for automotive applications

With the push-pull module of the MVK metal series and its MVP12 metal distribution box, Murrelektronik presents an attractive solution for automotive applications that, in the event of a failure, makes it possible to switch the IO-Link supply off safely in combination with a safety relay. The compact and robust MVK IO-Link master module is ideal not only for connecting digital sensors, actuators and, IO-Link devices (Class B) but also for integrating them into fieldbus systems based on PROFINET IRT and RT.Due to the galvanically isolated sensor and actuator voltages in the master module, the outputs can be switched off…

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Modlight Illumix: For perfect Illumination in Daylight Quality

The Modlight Illumix series of machine lamps by Murrelektronik optimally illuminate machines and plants with maintenance-free and long-lasting LED technology in daylight quality. "Slim Line" lamps with their compact construction are a reliable solution in machines and plants in tight spaces. In harsh industrial environments, lamps of the “Classic Line” are the ideal light source with their aluminum housing and 4-millimeter thick single-pane safety glass. For this reason, they are also specified for use in classic plant and machine construction environments.The Modlight Illumix “Xtreme Line” with the high protection class IP69K is ideal for use directly in work areas in…

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Heavy-duty connectors from Murrelektronik for every application

The heavy-duty connectors of the Modlink Heavy series from Murrelektronik guarantee secure transmission of signals, energy, data and pneumatics even in the roughest of industrial environments. They consistently protect interfaces from water, coolants and lubricants, dirt and high mechanical loads. The range of heavy-duty connectors from Murrelektronik is highly diversified. Their key strength is their flexibility in terms of configuration, thus making it possible to use the optimal Modlink Heavy version for each specific application.As for housings, four different types, each in seven different sizes, are available. They can be locked, as needed, by three different methods. As for contact…

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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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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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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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