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

mounting diameter Ø 22.3 mm with status indication (active/inactive) in acc. with ISO13850:2015(E), EN 13850:2016 easily visible delivery without external LED monitoring unit LED: 24V DC/18mA Faston connection 2.8x0.8 mm with switching position indicator foolproof degree of protection IP65 available with 2 NC possible use, p. ex.: pluggable operation stations wireless operation stations pluggable 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 up to 0…400 bar, allowable temperature ranges from -25 … 85°C and a…

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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 robust, one-piece stainless steel housing of these inductive sensors has IP68 and IP69K…

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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 360° shielding to ensure reliable data transfer. The compact housing saves space while…

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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 connectors Size 24-pole standard industrial connectors Quadric in 46 x 46 mm In metric sizes M32 and M50. Easy, tool-free assembly - watch our assembly video on youtube.

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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 of the type of assistance required and thereby enable intervention to respond immediately.…

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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 with high mechanical shock in an even broader temperature range. In general, fans…

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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 complies with EMC standards EN/IEC 61000-6 and features an integrated lightning protection as…

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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 actuators Equipped with actuators of the Shortron range Degree of protection IP54/IP65 With 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 mm Ø 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 the PC here. Furthermore, front plates can be inset in the frame from…

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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 sleeves at the back of the KEL-DPU. This unique grommet design provides sealing…

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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 available and can be quickly integrated.  Prior to this each new IO-Link master…

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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 processes Elimination of sensor-related downtime Digital communication without the need for special cabling Outstanding process monitoring and control capabilities Fast, easy set-up and reconfiguration Advantages of DW-LS-603-M12 and DW-L#-703-M## inductive…

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inoCASE – stainless steel enclosures

Rolec inoCASE – With extreme corrosion resistance and a smooth surface finish our new inoCASE stainless steel enclosures are shining. inoCASE stainless steel enclosures are designed for demanding industrial applications. For example, in the food processing industry, medical applications, pharmaceuticals and process control industries the use of stainless steel is usually a requirement. The inoCASE range is manufactured in stainless steel to the standards 4310/A2 or 4404/A4. These high performance materials have a lasting and positive impact on the reliable function of the equipment. Another important application is in areas near seawater, for example harbours, oil rigs and other offshore-installations. At these locations the high humidity and salinity quickly act to damage many…

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LED Signal Tower KombiSIGN 40

More Visible A signal tower must always be visible — even under extremely difficult conditions. The product‘s new OmniVIEW lens ensures that the KombiSIGN 40 can be clearly seen from all positions. Benefit from unmistakable status warnings in all directions - without blind spots. More Flexible Two functions combined into one element. You retain flexibility and can decide for yourself which light effect fits your environment and application TwinLIGHT or TwinFLASH. Even more flexibility through two design versions ClassicLOOK for a traditional appearance, the DesignLOOK for more modern, contemporary machine housings. Simpler The KombiSIGN is designed for quick and fast mounting. The mechanics and connections are absolutely self-explanatory and all terminals are clearly labelled.…

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Submersible Transmitter ECL 8438

Due to its excellent price performance ratio and outstanding chemical resistance the new Submersible Transmitter ECL 8438 is suitable for a wide range of applications where reliable measurement of a fluid level is required over a considerable period of time. Measuring ranges from 0 to 0.1 through to 0 to 25 bar are available. The amplifier electronics which incorporate Trafag’s in-house developed ASIC offer the best available technology and allows for the compensation of temperature-driven drift effects. The NLH accuracy of the Trafag ECL submersible transmitter is +/-0.2%. Alternatively the Trafag NAL submersible transmitter is available with +/-0.1% NLH accuracy.The sensor’s slim body is made of stainless steel and can easily be inserted…

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Implementation of the Environmental management system ISO 14001

According to the companies drive for sustained progress and improvement of services, we decided to implement the environmental management system ISO 14001. After a positive experience during the implementation of the ISO 9001 system, we put our trust again in the certification company TQV Adria which helped us with all the aspects during the implementation of both systems, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. Thanks to the tireless team within the company all the tasks were completed in a record amount of time. Invested time, effort and financial resources invested in the preparation and implementation of the system have been confirmed by the certificate issued. With this certificate we have proved that the system…

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Efficient redundancy through MOSFET technology

The new and extremely space-saving DIN rail MOSFET redundancy modules from Puls are now available for N+1 and 1+1 redundant systems. Available output voltages include: 12–18V for 2x20A and 2x40A redundancy and 24-56V for 2x20A redundancy.A unique feature of the YR40.245 module adds a Hot-Swappable connector which enables the power supply or redundancy module to be exchanged even during operation. The Puls MOSFET redundancy modules are extremely energy efficient with only 1.7W no-load losses at nominal load and symmetrical current distribution in redundancy mode (max. 2.9W). A special emphasis has also been placed on a very low voltage drop between input and output, which lies between 49mV and 80mV for 1+1 redundancy operation…

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Compact Emergency-Stop Switch

Compact Emergency-Stop Switch - Very compact Emergency-Stop Switch for Ø16,2 mm holes Installation diameter of Ø16,2 mm Emergency-Stop function in accordance with DIN EN ISO 13850/DIN EN 60947-5-5 Flat connection 2,8x0,5 mm With switch position indication Foolproof Protection level IP65/67 Can be illuminated Possible configurations up to: 2 NO and 1 NC contacts

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Hand hydraulic punch drivers & knockout punches

icotek now offers a small-sized hand hydraulic punch driver without hose which allows quick and easy punching of rectangular, square or round holes. The holes fit exactly the cut-out dimensions of most icotek cable entry systems. When you have to punch several holes, this hand hydraulic punch driver is much faster than manual wrench-style punches. Hand hydraulic punch driver Due to its high hydraulic force the compact, lightweight hand hydraulic punch driver makes it easy to punch holes into mild steel, aluminium or plastics with a max. sheet thickness of 3 mm. The cylinder of the punch driver rotates 360° on 3 axles. Therefore, maximum flexibility even in hard-to-reach places is provided. We…

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