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Pepperl+Fuchs announces R200 and R201 photoelectric sensors
June 21, 2018

Pepperl+Fuchs announces R200 and R201 photoelectric sensors

The R200 and R201 series offer photoelectric functional principles: thru-beam sensors, retroreflective sensors with a polarization filter or for clear object recognition, energetic diffuse mode sensors, sensors with background suppression and foreground suppression, measuring light barriers with two switch points, and distance sensors.

Pepperl+Fuchs releases series of integrated Ethernet IO modules
November 08, 2017

Pepperl+Fuchs releases series of integrated Ethernet IO modules

The Ethernet IO modules from Pepperl+Fuchs support all common Ethernet protocols, such as PROFINET, EtherNet/IP, and EtherCAT, in a single device.

Pepperl+Fuchs announces M-LB-5000 surge protection system
August 24, 2017

Pepperl+Fuchs announces M-LB-5000 surge protection system

The diagnostics of the M-LB-5000 with its traffic-light display are designed to minimize testing costs in accordance with EN 62305-3 and allows condition monitoring.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces M-LB-5000 surge protection system
July 31, 2017

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces M-LB-5000 surge protection system

The diagnostics of the M-LB-5000 surge protection system, with its traffic-light display, is designed to minimize testing costs in accordance with EN 62305-3 and allow condition monitoring.

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Surge Suppressors
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Electrical & Control Panels, Power & Energy
Pepperl+Fuchs release SC-System family of 6mm signal conditioners
July 21, 2017

Pepperl+Fuchs release SC-System family of 6mm signal conditioners

The SC-System's family of signal conditioners by Pepperl+Fuchs consists of a single rotation speed monitor with a 6 mm installation width, which processes digital input signals of all binary sensors and is now fitted with a restart inhibit.

Pepperl+Fuchs announces SmartRunner family of light and vision sensors
July 11, 2017

Pepperl+Fuchs announces SmartRunner family of light and vision sensors

The SmartRunner has numerous areas of use, such as in the automotive industry and in many areas of plant and mechanical engineering. The first representatives of the device family to be available are the SmartRunner "Matcher" and the SmartRunner "Detector".

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Product Category: 
Vision Sensors
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Sensors & Industrial I/O, Vision, Factory Automation
Pepperl+Fuchs produces "TechTalk" Podcast
January 28, 2013

Pepperl+Fuchs produces "TechTalk" Podcast

TechTalk is a weekly podcast that will help listeners gain insight into AS-Interface and its associated safety technology, Safety at Work.

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Resources
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Machine Safety, Process Safety
Pepperl+Fuchs adds short models to NBB inductive sensors
January 14, 2013

Pepperl+Fuchs adds short models to NBB inductive sensors

NBB1.5-8GM16-E2 short barrel and NBB0,8-F141-E2 square profile inductive sensors have sensing ranges up to 1.5mm and switching frequency up to 10 KHz.

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Rotary Position Sensors
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Pepperl+Fuchs
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Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs adds 22 in. monitor to VisuNet Operator Workstations
January 08, 2013

Pepperl+Fuchs adds 22 in. monitor to VisuNet Operator Workstations

VisuNet 900 series workstations are also available in 15 in. or 19 in. versions.

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Pocket Guide to Enclosures
December 06, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Pocket Guide to Enclosures

Guide covers enclosure solutions for oil refining and purification, biodiesel production, etc., with relevant safety classifications.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces G11 passive splitters for AS-Interface
October 12, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces G11 passive splitters for AS-Interface

Available in flat cable or M12 male connector versions to satisfy varied application needs, these splitters are sealed to keep out contaminants.

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Product Category: 
Media Converter
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Industrial Networks
P+F obtains UL, ATEX and IEC-Ex Certification on HMIs
October 07, 2012

P+F obtains UL, ATEX and IEC-Ex Certification on HMIs

PC8200 Panel PCs, KM8200 Monitors and RM8200 Monitors received UL Class I Division 2, ATEX Zone 2 and IEC-Ex Zone 2 certifications.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces LGS Series light grids
September 30, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces LGS Series light grids

The LGS series features a slim IP67 enclosure housing with the control unit integrated into the receiver module, plug-and-play mounting plus software-free and PC-free programming.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Series 61 Photoelectric Sensors
September 14, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Series 61 Photoelectric Sensors

Series 61 sensors are well suited for over-the-conveyor package detection, automotive part positioning, palletizing, reliable parts detection, overhead conveyors and small or slotted object detection.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces KFU8-VCR-1 Signal Conditioners
September 07, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces KFU8-VCR-1 Signal Conditioners

KFU8-VCR-1 transmitter power supply signal conditioners operate on AC/DC wide range supply, supply input 2-wire and 3-wire transmitters and can be used with current and voltage sources.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces G11 AS-Interface I/O Modules
August 13, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces G11 AS-Interface I/O Modules

Modules are available with two or four analog outputs for flat cables or M12 round connectors. output type of each module can be selected by DIP switch.

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Product Category: 
I/O Modules
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Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces safety enclosures
August 06, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces safety enclosures

Enclosures carry ATEX, IEC Ex and GOST-R certification and are capable of being used as stand-alone terminal boxes or in combination with other equipment.

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Pepperl+Fuchs announces NRB/NRN Inductive Proximity Sensors
July 30, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs announces NRB/NRN Inductive Proximity Sensors

Proximity Sensors with reduction factor 1 are capable of detecting every kind of metal at the same operating distance.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F76 sub-miniature inductive sensors
July 16, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F76 sub-miniature inductive sensors

F76 sub-miniature sensors provide a 2 mm nominal sensing with switching frequency to 1500 Hz. They are available in 3-wire NPN and PNP models.

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Proximity Sensors
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Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces CVM42H CANopen Encoders
June 24, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces CVM42H CANopen Encoders

CVM42H feature a robust stainless steel housing and use magnetic sampling to provide reliable operation in applications with high mechanical stresses.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces EXTA3 Division 2 Keyboards
June 09, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces EXTA3 Division 2 Keyboards

EXTA3 are available as industrial panel mount or standalone keyboards for use in Class I, Div 2, Groups A, B, C, D environments.

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Product Category: 
Computer Boards
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Industrial Computers, Machine Safety, Process Safety
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F260 Series Ultrasonic Sensors
June 09, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F260 Series Ultrasonic Sensors

These sensors deliver 12-bit resolution over a 10-meter (33ft) sensing window, with both analog and dual switch point outputs.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F77 Series Ultrasonic Sensors
May 14, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F77 Series Ultrasonic Sensors

Smaller than a match box, these tiny acoustic sensors outperform background suppression photoelectric sensors in dirty environments and applications with color variations or transparent targets.

Pepperl+Fuchs PowerScan Barcode Reader certified for hazardous locations
May 03, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs PowerScan Barcode Reader certified for hazardous locations

PowerScan D Cabled Barcode Reader System is now certified for use in Class I/II/III, Division 2 hazardous locations.

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Industry
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Machine Safety, Automatic Identification
Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces G10 AS-Interface Accessories
April 16, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces G10 AS-Interface Accessories

IP69K washdown-rated splitters and network terminator take up 6% less space than previous models, enabling them to fit in small spaces.

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Product Category: 
DIN Connectors
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Electrical & Control Panels, Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Aseptic Operator Workstations
April 05, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Aseptic Operator Workstations

Workstations have a flush 316L stainless steel faceplate, ergonomically angled aseptic keyboard with pointing options and an industrial-grade monitor with FDA-grade silicone gasket.

P+F introduces IC-KP2-2HB18-2V1D IDENTControl RFID Controllers
March 26, 2012

P+F introduces IC-KP2-2HB18-2V1D IDENTControl RFID Controllers

IC-KP2-2HB18-2V1D IDENTControl compact RFID Controllers have CC-Link communications.

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Product Category: 
RFID
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Automatic Identification
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces DK12-11-IO Series Contrast Sensors
March 09, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces DK12-11-IO Series Contrast Sensors

DK12-11-IO sensors reliably detect differences in two colors of media for the printing, paper and packaging industries.

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Product Category: 
Color Sensors
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Packaging, Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs HMIs Certified for Zone 2 environments
March 01, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs HMIs Certified for Zone 2 environments

VisuNet IND SlimLine Operator Workstations have received Zone 2 certification for use in hazardous environments.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VAS-2A8L-KE4-8SE programmable safety controller
February 13, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VAS-2A8L-KE4-8SE programmable safety controller

The safety controller provides four redundant safe inputs and two independent safe electronic outputs.

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Product Category: 
Safety Sensors
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Plant & Asset Management, Machine Safety, Process Safety
Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Application Guide for FieldConnex Fieldbus
February 02, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Application Guide for FieldConnex Fieldbus

This guide walks PROFIBUS and Foundation fieldbus users through a logical process to identify the proper application of all FieldConnex bus solutions.

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Resources
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PROFINET, Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces 8mm X-Series Pile Driver Proximity Sensors
January 16, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces 8mm X-Series Pile Driver Proximity Sensors

All-stainless steel 8mm X-Series Pile Driver extended range sensors deliver precise target control and highly reliable operation in harsh applications prone to target impact and abrasion

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VisuNet IND 8200 Panel Mount PCs
January 06, 2012

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VisuNet IND 8200 Panel Mount PCs

Windows-based panel PC and remote monitor mounts directly to OEM process machinery or manufacturing equipment and interface with the control system.

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Pepperl+Fuchs speeds up ML4.2 Photoelectric Sensors
December 09, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs speeds up ML4.2 Photoelectric Sensors

ML4.2 high speed models offer 250 µs response time, which is twice as fast as standard ML4.2 models.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces SIL 3 Power Supplies
November 06, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces SIL 3 Power Supplies

KCD2 and KFD2 transmitter power supplies reduce costs by enabling users to construct an intrinsically safe signal circuit for SIL 3 with a single transmitter.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VisuNet 900 Operator Workstations
October 09, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VisuNet 900 Operator Workstations

These 15 or 19 in. monitors are encased in a thin but rugged NEMA 4/4x Stainless or painted steel slim housing suitable Class I, Division 2 hazardous area installation.

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P+F introduces PosiTrack PCV Data Matrix Positioning System
September 12, 2011

P+F introduces PosiTrack PCV Data Matrix Positioning System

This 2-D, camera-based system uses data matrix technology for linear feedback applications common to automated storage and retrieval systems, overhead monorails, lifts and rotary turntables.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Switch Amplifiers for hazardous areas
August 30, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Switch Amplifiers for hazardous areas

Switch amplifiers with line fault detection enable users to simultaneously transfer switch and fault signals via a single output.

August 14, 2011

Pepperl + Fuchs introduces RL31-8-H-800 Multi-Pixel Array Sensors

Multi-pixel array sensors have a sensing distance up to three times that of similarly sized sensors, and can reliably and consistently detect objects of varied colors.

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Product Category: 
Proximity Sensors
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Sensors & Industrial I/O
Engineer’s Guide to Interface Technology
August 07, 2011

Engineer’s Guide to Interface Technology

This 700+ page guide includes nearly 100 pages dedicated to non-commercial and educational resource material, including content on intrinsic safety, surge protection, HART interfaces and signal conditioners.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VisuNet HMIs for hazardous locations
July 07, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VisuNet HMIs for hazardous locations

KM915 and KM919 Operator Workstations work in Class I, Div. 2 hazardous locations.

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes brochure on Sensors for Wind Energy
June 27, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes brochure on Sensors for Wind Energy

The brochure provides an overview of the sensing technologies for wind energy applications.

Pepperl+Fuchs announces 5-Way Limit Switch Sensors
June 12, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs announces 5-Way Limit Switch Sensors

5-way adjustable sensors can be adjusted for front, top, bottom, left, or right facing targets, maximizing installation and operational flexibility.

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Rotary Limit Switches
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Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ENX AS-Interface Gateways
March 13, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ENX AS-Interface Gateways

The ENX series supports both Modbus/TCP and Ethernet/IP protocols for seamless communication with standard and safety networks in a single gateway.

Pepperl+Fuchs flat panel monitors certified for hazardous environments
March 03, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs flat panel monitors certified for hazardous environments

Zone 2 VisuNet IND flat panel monitors are available in 12 in., 15 in., 19 in. sizes and come in a variety of mounting styles to suit varying application needs.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces LS680 Optical Data Couplers
February 12, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces LS680 Optical Data Couplers

LS680 is capable of transmitting signals, such as live video and other communication information, at a rate of 100 MBit/s via a 100 Base-TX interface.

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Product Category: 
Protocol Converter
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Material Handling, Vision, Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs HMI in Emerson Alliance Partner Program
February 06, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs HMI in Emerson Alliance Partner Program

VisuNet Remote Monitors and industrial Direct Monitors have passed Emerson Alliance Program testing.

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Pepperl+Fuchs
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HMI & Operator Interfaces
Pepperl+Fuchs Intrinsically Safe Solutions Receive Marine Approvals
January 06, 2011

Pepperl+Fuchs Intrinsically Safe Solutions Receive Marine Approvals

K-System, H-System and Z-Series intrinsically safe solutions, have received BV (Bureau Veritas), GL (Germanischer Lloyd), LR (Lloyds Register) and DNV (Det Norske Veritas) approvals for use in marine-type applications.

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Industry
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Machine Safety, Process Safety
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces 5000Q Purge and Pressurization System
November 07, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces 5000Q Purge and Pressurization System

System provides a means of operating general purpose equipment in classified areas, or in environments that are highly corrosive or dusty

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Safety Sensors
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Machine Safety, Process Safety
Pepperl+Fuchs enhances Advanced Diagnostic Module DTM software
October 07, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances Advanced Diagnostic Module DTM software

Enhancements include an integrated “expert system” that learns behavior of a segment to intelligently diagnose any situation on basis of past experience.

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Pepperl+Fuchs enhances GLV18 Series photoelectric sensors
September 26, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances GLV18 Series photoelectric sensors

GLV18 Series photoelectric sensors are now available in Background Suppression models.

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Proximity Sensors
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Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces MAC335 Universal Code Reader
September 09, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces MAC335 Universal Code Reader

MAC335 can read all common 1D and 2D code symbologies within an extremely large range without requiring mechanical modifications.

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Product Category: 
Bar Code Scanners
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Automatic Identification
P+F introduces VAN-KE2-2PE AS-Interface Power Conditioner
August 15, 2010

P+F introduces VAN-KE2-2PE AS-Interface Power Conditioner

VAN-KE2-2PE AS-Interface power conditioner enables two AS-Interface networks from a single DC power supply.

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Power Supplies
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Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs announces fieldbus Diagnostic Module
August 08, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs announces fieldbus Diagnostic Module

HD2-DM-A.RO enables users to continuously monitor the jitter, noise and signal level of up to four Foundation fieldbus or Profibus PA fieldbus segments.

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I/O Modules
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Pepperl+Fuchs
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Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces MTT3000 and MTT6000 RFID systems
July 11, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces MTT3000 and MTT6000 RFID systems

Long-range RFID systems operate at 2.45 GHz, and provide up to six meters of read-range.

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RFID
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Automatic Identification
Pepperl+Fuchs Industrial Flat Panel Monitors Now UL listed
July 06, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs Industrial Flat Panel Monitors Now UL listed

VisuNet Series Industrial Flat Panel LCD Monitors have received Class II Division 2 certification for use in dust environments.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces AS-Interface relay Module
June 24, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces AS-Interface relay Module

VBA-4E4A-KE-ZE/R provides 4 inputs and 4 relay outputs in a single housing.

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I/O Modules
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Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs updates scanners for Allen-Bradley PLCs
June 13, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs updates scanners for Allen-Bradley PLCs

AS-Interface Scanners and Gateways for Allen-Bradley PLCs now satisfy all aspects of AS-Interface specification 3.0.

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I/O Modules
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Programmable Controllers, Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces CorrTran AQUA Corrosion Monitoring system
June 03, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces CorrTran AQUA Corrosion Monitoring system

CorrTran AQUA continuously monitors water and wastewater processes for general and localized corrosion, enabling users to determine the effectiveness of their corrosion inhibitors.

Pepperl+Fuchs offers free diagnostics for CompactLogix and ControlLogix
March 29, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs offers free diagnostics for CompactLogix and ControlLogix

Available as a free download, this Add-On Instruction enables PLC programmers to retrieve detailed diagnostic data from an AS-Interface SafetyMonitor with just three instructions.

March 28, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs offers Fundamentals of Fieldbus Technology seminar

Non-commercial training seminar on April 21, 2010, teaches the basic principles, advantages and benefits of fieldbus technology and segment design.

Pepperl+Fuchs acquires Siemens proximity sensor business
March 14, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs acquires Siemens proximity sensor business

P+F will acquire Siemens’ binary proximity sensor business on June 30, 2010. Siemens will continue to accept orders for sensors until the transfer is complete.

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Industry
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Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces G11 AS-Interface module
February 15, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces G11 AS-Interface module

G11 provides 4in/4out, a multi function LED on each port, sturdy mounting base, short circuit output protection and 4 Amp output current.

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SCADA
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Industrial Networks
Pepperl + Fuchs adds WirelessHART to CorrTran MV corrosion transmitter
February 14, 2010

Pepperl + Fuchs adds WirelessHART to CorrTran MV corrosion transmitter

CorrTran MV transmitters can be located in general purpose, intrinsically safe, explosion/flame proof and Class I, Division 2 hazardous locations

January 26, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs acquires Walsall Limited

Walsall specializes in the development and manufacture of enclosures and electromechanical equipment for use in hazardous areas.

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Pepperl & Fuchs introduces DK50-UV luminescence sensors
January 24, 2010

Pepperl & Fuchs introduces DK50-UV luminescence sensors

DK50-UV series provide a simple and reliable means of error checking, sorting, measuring, and positioning materials that blend into a background or are invisible.

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Bar Code Scanners
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Automatic Identification
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Transflective industrial monitors
January 10, 2010

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Transflective industrial monitors

15 in. transflective models deliver high viewability in applications with direct sunlight and harsh outdoor environments.

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Industrial Computer Monitors
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HMI & Operator Interfaces
November 09, 2009

Rockwell Automation publishes Energy-Management white paper

White paper outlines a methodology for industrial energy management that allows manufacturers to strategically and holistically improve energy use.

Pepperl & Fuchs introduces LB/FB remote I/O systems
November 09, 2009

Pepperl & Fuchs introduces LB/FB remote I/O systems

LB/FB systems support general-purpose or intrinsically safe applications with modules that can be mixed and matched on the same backplane.

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I/O Modules
Product Manufacturer: 
Pepperl+Fuchs
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Machine Safety, Process Safety, Sensors & Industrial I/O
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces GLD3 label detection sensors
September 27, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces GLD3 label detection sensors

GLD3 photoelectric slot sensors detect paper, foil and many types of translucent adhesive labels on a roll.

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Bar Code Scanners
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Automatic Identification
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces WirelessHART components
September 08, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces WirelessHART components

Products include a WirelessHART Gateway, Adaptor and Temperature Converter.

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I/O Modules
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Wireless Networks, Industrial Networks
Guide to AS-Interface Maintenance and Troubleshooting
August 30, 2009

Guide to AS-Interface Maintenance and Troubleshooting

This 32-page illustrated pocket-sized reference from Pepperl+Fuchs is filled with information to help AS-Interface users set up and maintain an AS-Interface solution.

Pepperl+Fuchs improves MLV12 Series photoelectric sensors
July 23, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs improves MLV12 Series photoelectric sensors

Sensors are now available in diffuse mode with background evaluation and a sensing range from 50 mm to 150 mm.

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Proximity Sensors
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Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces FieldConnex Smartplant symbol library
July 06, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces FieldConnex Smartplant symbol library

Library is for EPCs and plant builders looking to plan fieldbus segments or to keep their documentation current.

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Resources
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Systems Integration, Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces X-Series extended range inductive sensors
June 14, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces X-Series extended range inductive sensors

Sensors are available in 12mm, 18mm and 30mm diameters to deliver sensing ranges of 5mm, 10mm or 15mm, up to 2.5 times longer range than the company's traditional inductive sensors.

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Pepperl & Fuchs upgrades fieldbus Power Hub
June 02, 2009

Pepperl & Fuchs upgrades fieldbus Power Hub

High-Density Power Hub increases available power supply current from 360 mA to 500 mA while maintaining space requirements.

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I/O Modules
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Industrial Networks
Pepperl & Fuchs releases VisuNet GMP PCs
April 30, 2009

Pepperl & Fuchs releases VisuNet GMP PCs

VisuNet GMP includes monitors, remote monitors and PCs to fit the specific requirements of pharmaceuticals and food & beverage industries.

Pepperl+Fuchs increases rating on AS-Interface cable adapter
April 26, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs increases rating on AS-Interface cable adapter

VAZ-2FK-B3 AS-Interface Flat-to-Flat adapters are now rated for 8A operating current.

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Cable Assemblies
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Electrical & Control Panels
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VCS210 Color Sensors
April 13, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VCS210 Color Sensors

Sensors enable users to program, evaluate, process and display up to 255 distinct colors for precise performance geared to specific application needs.

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Color Sensors
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Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces DM5xx Series flat panel LCD monitors
April 07, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces DM5xx Series flat panel LCD monitors

DM5xx flat panel monitors are available as general purpose display, a UL listed Class I/Div 2 device or, with a purge system, as a Class I/Div. 1 monitor.

Pepperl+Fuchs announces HLC HART Loop Converter
March 12, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs announces HLC HART Loop Converter

HLC allows users to access the digital information from HART-enabled field devices and make it available to the analog world of process control.

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I/O Modules
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Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces AS-Interface Signal Towers
March 02, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces AS-Interface Signal Towers

Signal Towers are available in red, yellow, green, blue and clear LED color options, and provide 100,000 hours - or more than 11 years - of continuous operation. .

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Pushbuttons, Switches
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Electrical & Control Panels
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces M8 multi-port junction blocks
February 16, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces M8 multi-port junction blocks

M8 blocks reduce cabling expenses and simplify wiring by allowing multiple sensors to be wired to a single block with a single cable run back to a controller.

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Terminal Blocks
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Electrical & Control Panels
Pepperl+Fuchs ADM diagnostic module works with Emerson’s AMS Suite
February 05, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs ADM diagnostic module works with Emerson’s AMS Suite

ADM provides real-time monitoring of Foundation Fieldbus physical layer, enabling AMS Suite users to automatically commission fieldbus segments.

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Industry
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Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces WTS10 weld cap sensors
January 26, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces WTS10 weld cap sensors

WTS10 sensors check the quality of welding cap fronts and detect faults such as inclusions, faulty dressing or burrs.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F12 Series ultrasonic sensors
January 08, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F12 Series ultrasonic sensors

Automatic synchronization allows up to 10 sensors to operate in very close proximity to one another, without cross-talk.

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Product Category: 
Proximity Sensors
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Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Pepperl+Fuchs obtains IEC certification for VisuNet HMI
January 05, 2009

Pepperl+Fuchs obtains IEC certification for VisuNet HMI

All VisuNet components can now be used in environments that correspond to Zone 1 and Zone 21 as specified in the IEC standard.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Mobile Equipment Sensors
December 15, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Mobile Equipment Sensors

IP69K rated inductive proximity sensors operate in high shock and vibration environments, and in extreme cold and heat.

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Product Category: 
Proximity Sensors
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Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
December 09, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs acquires SLICE enclosures and PCs

Pepperl+Fuchs acquired the stainless steel SLICE product platform for the pharmaceutical production and clean room environment.

P+F introduces Advanced Diagnostic Module Commissioning Kit for fieldbus
November 10, 2008

P+F introduces Advanced Diagnostic Module Commissioning Kit for fieldbus

This kit is a complete diagnostics package assembled in a rugged, portable case that enables users to commission, troubleshoot and validate a fieldbus segment, even without a control system.

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I/O Modules
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Industrial Networks
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML7 BGS photoelectric sensors
October 12, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML7 BGS photoelectric sensors

ML7 Background Suppression (BGS) Photoelectric Sensors have a sensing range of up to 350 mm.

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Proximity Sensors
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Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
October 07, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs acquires Christensen Display Products

Christensen manufactures ruggedized, industrial-grade, flat-panel monitors for the process and industrial control markets.

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Industry
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HMI & Operator Interfaces
Pepperl+Fuchs enhances ML7 photoelectric sensors
September 28, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances ML7 photoelectric sensors

ML7 series miniature photoelectric sensors are now available in retro-reflective mode for detecting clear objects such as PET plastic bottles, clear shrink-wrap, glass, and clear Mylar film.

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Proximity Sensors
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Process Instruments, Field Devices & IO
Pepperl+Fuchs enhances ML7 photoelectric sensor for wash-down applications
September 11, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances ML7 photoelectric sensor for wash-down applications

ML7 series photoelectric sensors are now available in IP67 and IP69k protection classes, making them suitable for use in the food and beverage industry.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces CorrTran corrosion data logging system
September 05, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces CorrTran corrosion data logging system

CorrTran allows users to access real-time corrosion data via Ethernet, USB, SD card, or locally via videographic chart recorder.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VBA-4E4A AS-Interface Junction Box
August 25, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VBA-4E4A AS-Interface Junction Box

VBA-4E4A modules support up to 62 nodes per network. All I/O is powered by the AS-Interface module, eliminating the need for additional sources of power.

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Pepperl+Fuchs upgrades barcode readers to handle USPS barcodes
August 11, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs upgrades barcode readers to handle USPS barcodes

MAH200 and MAH300 now handle the new USPS 4-state barcode, also known as USPS OneCode Solution.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Bebco EPS 6000 Purge/Pressurization System
July 16, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Bebco EPS 6000 Purge/Pressurization System

The purge/pressurization system has an intuitive programming screen that allows the user to quickly and easily configure the system to meet specific application needs.

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Pepperl+Fuchs expands PMI Linear Measurement Sensors
July 14, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs expands PMI Linear Measurement Sensors

PMI14V-F112-U-V3 flush mountable sensors are 35 mm wide x 41 mm deep, and provide a 14mm sensing range with resolutions up to 0.033 mm.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces FieldConnex Cordset configurator
July 06, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces FieldConnex Cordset configurator

Online configuration tool allows users to design FieldConnex fieldbus Type A/ER cordset and extension cables in 10 easy steps.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VB6-240 barcode scanner
June 30, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VB6-240 barcode scanner

VB6-240 effectively decodes damaged codes that can be difficult to read with other barcode scanners.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Safety at Work Emergency Stop switches
June 15, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Safety at Work Emergency Stop switches

Field and panel-mount models are available in high intensity, wide angle illuminated versions, as well as non-illuminated versions.

Pepperl+Fuchs releases MAH120 handheld barcode reader
May 23, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs releases MAH120 handheld barcode reader

MAH120 reads all popular 1D and 2D barcodes, including 1D, 2D, Data Matrix, PDF417, UPC/EAN/JAN, RSS, and more than 30 others.

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Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Sensors Catalog
May 11, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Sensors Catalog

900-page catalog covers P+F's family of capacitive, inductive, weld immune, special application, NAMUR, ultrasonic and photoelectric sensors.

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Pepperl+Fuchs releases G12 AS-Interface Modules
April 13, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs releases G12 AS-Interface Modules

Six models are available with various input and output configurations, and short or long housing styles, to suit any AS-Interface application.

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April 04, 2008

Yokogawa adds P+F fieldbus diagnostics to Plant Resource Manager

Plant Resource Manager (PRM) R3.02 now has P+F's Advanced Diagnostics Module (ADM) and Diagnostics Manager software for managing fieldbus.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introducesTru-Vue Background Suppression Sensors
March 31, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introducesTru-Vue Background Suppression Sensors

Tru-Vue photoelectric sensors have a 50 mm sensing range and deliver consistent target detection regardless of target color and reflectivity, with detection unaffected by shiny machine panels or other background objects.

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Pepperl+Fuchs Drops Licensing Fees on DTMs
March 12, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs Drops Licensing Fees on DTMs

P+F eliminated licensing fees for many of its Device Type Managers (DTMs). DTMs can be downloaded from the company's website.

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 Pepperl+Fuchs releases VOS300 Vision Sensors
February 23, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs releases VOS300 Vision Sensors

VOS300 combines a camera, illumination, digital outputs, process data and five evaluation methods into a single, rugged sensor housing.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML17 Tru-Vue fiber optic sensors
February 10, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML17 Tru-Vue fiber optic sensors

Sensors have a compact housing with a typical sensing range of 100mm+ for diffuse fiber optic cables, and 400mm+ for thru-beam fiber optic cables.

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Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Intrinsic Safety Specification Guide
February 08, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Intrinsic Safety Specification Guide

This illustrated manual has information on successfully installing, using, maintaining and repairing intrinsic safety systems.

Pepperl+Fuchs receives FCC Approval on RFID Read Heads
January 24, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs receives FCC Approval on RFID Read Heads

IDENT RFID products are FCC approved to satisfy the radiated emissions limits per FCC CFR 47: 2004, Part 15, Subpart B, Class A.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces OMH-ML17-R Photosensor Bracket
January 14, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces OMH-ML17-R Photosensor Bracket

OMH-ML17-R rod-mount bracket can be used with any M18 cylindrical or snout photoelectric sensor.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces R2 fieldbus Segment Protectors
January 03, 2008

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces R2 fieldbus Segment Protectors

R2 FieldConnex Segment Protectors allow the segment protector to be disconnected while leaving trunk communications uninterrupted.

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P+F releases RAL Series Slot Style Photoelectric Sensors
December 30, 2007

P+F releases RAL Series Slot Style Photoelectric Sensors

RAL series has a multiple-beam light grid and one-piece metal slot housing with slot widths from 50mm to 150mm for simplified mounting and alignment.

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TURCK introduces programmable output pressure sensor
December 28, 2007

TURCK introduces programmable output pressure sensor

A user can select the output as either two switch points or a 4-20 mA analog output with one switch point.

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Pressure Transducers
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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces GLV18 Econo-Vue Photoelectric Sensors
December 17, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces GLV18 Econo-Vue Photoelectric Sensors

Econo-Vue models are available in five different sensing modes and provide sensing ranges up to 20m. All models are available in straight and right-angled housings.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VisuNet RM remote monitor
December 05, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VisuNet RM remote monitor

VisuNet RM eliminates copper and fiber optic KVM (keyboard, video, mouse) interface technology, while leveraging open network-based Visualization over Ethernet (VOE) technology founded on Microsoft standards.

Pepperl+Fuchs releases DeviceNet Gateways
November 24, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs releases DeviceNet Gateways

DeviceNet Gateways, available in single or dual channel versions, connect AS-Interface to upper level controllers.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces FieldConnex Ethernet Isolators
November 08, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces FieldConnex Ethernet Isolators

Intrinsic safety isolators allow hazardous location applications to perform data transmission over a standard Ethernet line.

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Pepperl+Fuchs announces flat AS-Interface cables
October 28, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs announces flat AS-Interface cables

AS-Interface Flat-to-M12 adapter cables are available in straight or 90º head angles with single or dual flat cable configurations.

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Cable Assemblies
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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F1 Rectangular Inductive Sensors
October 14, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces F1 Rectangular Inductive Sensors

Available in either DC or AC/DC models, these inductive sensors come in a compact IP67 rated rectangular housing that enables them to fit into small spaces.

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P+F releases FieldConnex Power Hub
October 03, 2007

P+F releases FieldConnex Power Hub

HiD Power Hub supplies up to 360 mA load output for large fieldbus applications.

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P+F introduces system for splice, label and double sheet detection
September 30, 2007

P+F introduces system for splice, label and double sheet detection

Ultrasonic thru-beam proximity sensors are 18mm in diameter and have a teach-in input mode for easy set-up and operation,

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P+F supplies fieldbus to Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Complex
September 22, 2007

P+F supplies fieldbus to Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Complex

Pepperl+Fuchs will provide its fully redundant FieldConnex Power Hub system with Advanced Diagnostic Module (ADM).

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P+F's CorrTran corrosion detection monitors receive ATEX approval
September 19, 2007

P+F's CorrTran corrosion detection monitors receive ATEX approval

Intrinsic safety versions of CorrTran MV Corrosion Detection Transmitters are now ATEX-approved for use in potentially explosive atmospheres.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces AL21 Light Grid sensor
September 14, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces AL21 Light Grid sensor

The AL21 light grid allows accurate and non-contact detection of people and objects moving over a threshold.

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Pepperl+Fuchs supplies fieldbus for BP project in Angola
September 05, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs supplies fieldbus for BP project in Angola

Pepperl+Fuchs will supply Fieldbus interfaces for the Greater Plutonio Deepwater offshore oil fields of Angola.

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Pepperl+Fuchs enhances Rhino inductive proximity sensors
August 24, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances Rhino inductive proximity sensors

Two-wire AC/DC sensors are now available with a 20mm sensing range and are rated for 20-250 VAC/VDC operation.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Series F31 Valve Position Sensors
August 23, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Series F31 Valve Position Sensors

These low profile inductive proximity sensors are 1.25 in. tall and mount directly to the top plate of any standard pneumatic actuator.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces MLV41 photoelectric sensors
August 11, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces MLV41 photoelectric sensors

MLV41 is available in 350mm sensing range background suppression models, and 3m sensing range clear object detection versions.

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Pepperl+Fuchs to supply fieldbus equipment to GE Healthcare
August 03, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs to supply fieldbus equipment to GE Healthcare

P+F will provide FieldConnex fieldbus and PC operator terminal equipment for the project at GE Healthcare’s Lindesnes plant in Norway.

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Pepperl+Fuchs enhances WCS3B Read Head
July 26, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances WCS3B Read Head

Enhancements provide fraction-of-a-millimeter position feedback in industrial and commercial applications.

P+F introduces Dura-Vue DF12 color sensors
July 13, 2007

P+F introduces Dura-Vue DF12 color sensors

Dura-Vue DF12 series color sensors can be taught to recognize three independent colors with a single sensor.

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Pepperl+Fuchs releases Vibracon LVL-B level switch
July 05, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs releases Vibracon LVL-B level switch

The sensor is insensitive to material build-up, external vibration and flow noise, and has no mechanical moving parts for level sensing of bulk solids materials.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML20 Series Photoelectric Sensor
June 25, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML20 Series Photoelectric Sensor

Miniature sensors are available in diffused, divergent, polarized retro-reflective and thru-beam models.

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances V18 photoelectric sensors
June 08, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances V18 photoelectric sensors

V18 sensors are now available in fiber optic, background suppression, polarized retro-reflective, thru-beam and diffused models.

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P+F introduces HiC Intrinsic Safety Isolators
June 06, 2007

P+F introduces HiC Intrinsic Safety Isolators

Just 12.5 mm wide, HiC modules provide single loop integrity and can reduce cabinet space requirements by more than 30%.

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Intrinsic Safety Barriers
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Pepperl+Fuchs publishes AS-Interface Solutions Guide
May 31, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes AS-Interface Solutions Guide

200+ page resource includes a full color selection guide to assist users in choosing the optimum AS-Interface components.

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Pepperl+Fuchs announces VAA-2E-G4-SE AS-I Safety Module
May 25, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs announces VAA-2E-G4-SE AS-I Safety Module

The module has two inputs for connecting a non-contact Type 4 safety device, powers safety light curtains, and connects standard PNP sensors for muting applications.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Accu-Vue fiber optic amplifiers
May 11, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Accu-Vue fiber optic amplifiers

Accu-Vue sensors are suitable for parts presence, label detection, error proofing and thread detection applications. They are available with NPN or PNP outputs.

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P+F introduces Z789 Barrier for hazardous areas
May 02, 2007

P+F introduces Z789 Barrier for hazardous areas

Dual channel barriers provide intrinsic safety for hazardous area applications in refineries and chemical plants.

Pepperl+Fuchs releases GRIP barcode reader handles
April 26, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs releases GRIP barcode reader handles

GRIP handles fit MAH200 and MAH300 series barcode readers.

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P+F releases Mobile Advanced Diagnostics Module for fieldbus
April 18, 2007

P+F releases Mobile Advanced Diagnostics Module for fieldbus

Mobile Advanced Diagnostic Module for FOUNDATION Fieldbus H1 and PROFIBUS PA installations can be used in Zone 2/Class I, Div. 2 areas. It provides precise analysis of the fieldbus physical layer without requiring a permanent connection or altering the signal.

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P+F introduces VDM35 Laser Displacement Sensors
April 12, 2007

P+F introduces VDM35 Laser Displacement Sensors

VDM35 sensors are available in 6m diffused and 30m retro-reflective modes, and have scaleable 4-20mA analog outputs, dual discrete PNP switch points, push-button programming, Class 1 infrared laser for sensing, built-in Class 2 visible red laser for alignment, and a 5-pin M12 x 1 micro connector.

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Pepperl+Fuchs updates fieldbus Segment Checker software
April 04, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs updates fieldbus Segment Checker software

Enhancements to Segment Checker version 1.15 allow users to check operational parameters to validate fieldbus segment architecture. It also allows users to display, archive and print an entire design, and import field devices from a library or create new devices with the device editor.

Pepperl+Fuchs’ IDENT RFID System available in 13.56 MHz
March 22, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs’ IDENT RFID System available in 13.56 MHz

IDENT Control RFID product identification and data collection solution is now available as a 13.56 MHz (HF) system. This transmission frequency enables more data to be transmitted faster making it possible to read large amounts of data on the fly. The system supports DeviceNet, Ethernet, and PROFIBUS protocols, as well as RS232 serial communication.

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P+F SBL series photoelectric sensors mount between conveyor rollers
March 09, 2007

P+F SBL series photoelectric sensors mount between conveyor rollers

SBL series can be mounted between conveyor rollers while providing package detection regardless of color. Sensors can be directly mounted with thru-hole mounting or can be attached with an optional mounting bracket.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces field junction boxes for Fieldbus
March 07, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces field junction boxes for Fieldbus

Field Junction Boxes facilitate quick and easy mounting of P+F Segment Protector and Field Barrier fieldbus wiring components, terminators, spur connectors and surge protection devices.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VBA AS-Interface I/O Nodes
February 23, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces VBA AS-Interface I/O Nodes

VBA family of I/O modules for AS-Interface specification 3.0 is CE marked and UL listed. It supports extended addressing with 4 inputs and 4 outputs for up to 62 nodes per network.

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML8 Photoelectric Sensors for conveyors
February 09, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces ML8 Photoelectric Sensors for conveyors

ML8 miniature sensors (31mm x 11mm x 23mm) have tamper-proof construction to eliminate setting adjustments by unauthorized users, high ambient light immunity (40 klux), and a sensing range up to 2.5 meters, making them ideal for conveyor and over-sidewall sensing applications.

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Pepperl+Fuchs enhances CorrTran Corrosion Detection Transmitters
February 08, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances CorrTran Corrosion Detection Transmitters

CorrTran Corrosion Detection Transmitters now provide multivariable outputs with a single transmitter, including general and local corrosion rates, as well as conductivity, via a two-wire loop powered 4-20mA signal with HART protocol. This allows users to determine the effectiveness of corrosion inhibitors, and to detect and correct corrosion issues.

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P+F announces small, light MAH300 Bar Code Reader
January 25, 2007

P+F announces small, light MAH300 Bar Code Reader

The MAH300 reads linear and high-density matrix symbols with Dynamic Optimization Technology (DOT). DOT continuously adapts the resolution, illumination, and image field for automatic symbology identification and decoding over the widest range of symbology types, sizes, recording surfaces and ambient lighting.

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January 12, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs releases Inductive Proximity Sensors with Remote Amplifier

Pile Driver inductive proximity sensors are available in a Remote Amplifier version. These sensors can operate in temperatures ranging from -25 to 70°C. They have an 8mm diameter housing, offer a nominal sensing range of 1.5mm and can be wired either sinking or sourcing. Just 23mm in length, these shielded sensors are fully flush mountable and are suited for space restricted applications in harsh environments such as those found in the welding and metal forming industries, among others.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces intrinsically safe operator panels for use in hazardous locations
January 04, 2007

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces intrinsically safe operator panels for use in hazardous locations

TERMEX intrinsically safe text and graphic panels have a monochrome LC display for PLC and computer-based operation and monitoring of machines and processes located in hazardous areas. These panels are ATEX certified for Zone 1 hazardous area use, with North American approvals pending.

December 22, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces rugged photoelectric sensor family

Available in DC and AC/DC models, Series 28 Sensors feature a rugged IP67 housing and highly visible LEDs for visual status indication. They offer advanced cross-talk protection, are immune to ambient light, and are available with visible red, infrared and laser light source types.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces encoders for drive and lift applications
December 08, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces encoders for drive and lift applications

RHI90N Series Incremental hollow-shaft Rotary Encoders for mechanical drive and lift engineering applications provide pulse counts up to 2500 ppr at 10 – 30 VDC operation. A rugged metal plate assures accurate, reliable operation in application environments prone to extreme shock and vibration.

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December 06, 2006

P+F releases barcode readers for use in hazardous locations

SCANEX barcode readers have Gas Zone 1 and Dust Zone 22 ATEX approvals, with North American approvals pending. The readers are available in hand-held versions with wireless or cabled operation, stationary miniature styles, and intrinsically safe models. SCANEX may be used for production management in a variety of industries with hazardous locations.

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2007 Identification Products Reference Guide available from Pepperl+Fuchs
November 24, 2006

2007 Identification Products Reference Guide available from Pepperl+Fuchs

This 150-page guide provides complete technical information, features, benefits and an easy-to-use selection guide for RFID and barcode products, including a new family of barcode imaging cameras.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Encoders for space restricted applications
November 10, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Encoders for space restricted applications

TVI40N Series Incremental Rotary Encoders have an outer diameter of 40mm, are IP54-protected, provide pulse outputs up to 1024 ppr, and are ideal for space-restricted applications. They offer a tangential cable outlet that ensures a buckle-free connection.

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Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Green Planet automation Newsletter
November 01, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs publishes Green Planet automation Newsletter

Green Planet process automation newsletter provides updates on the group's strategy, markets, organization, and major successes. Published bi-annually in spring and autumn It is available in hard copy format through local Pepperl+Fuchs representatives.

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October 27, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs enhances Photoelectric Sensors

Tru-Vue series photoelectric sensors are now available with 4-in-1 outputs. This enables a single sensor to operate in NPN normally open, NPN normally closed, PNP normally open, or PNP normally closed configurations. 4-in-1 simplifies sensor selection and stocking because one sensor model can now replace four sensor models.

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Positioning System from Pepperl+Fuchs provides precise feedback
October 13, 2006

Positioning System from Pepperl+Fuchs provides precise feedback

WCS2A/WCS3A PosiTrack Position Tracking System provides fraction-of-a-millimeter position feedback. PosiTrack consists of three basic components: a U-shaped read head; code rail and support hardware; and network and control interfaces. The read head optically scans a uniquely coded rail to determine a carrier position.

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Linear Actuators
Pepperl+Fuchs announces power supply for PROFIBUS DP and PA Networks
October 05, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs announces power supply for PROFIBUS DP and PA Networks

FieldConnex Power Hub modular power supply for PROFIBUS is transparent and configuration-free to the DCS System. All field device data is translated inside the segment coupler such that the device appears to the DCS like a native DP-slave. No GSD-files are required when field devices are added.

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I/O Modules
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Pepperl+Fuchs Hollow Shaft Encoders provide 100,000 ppr outputs
September 22, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs Hollow Shaft Encoders provide 100,000 ppr outputs

RHI58 Series Incremental Rotary Encoders now offer pulse outputs up to 100,000 ppr. They provide a maximum frequency of 300 kHz with six outputs, cable connection, 10 mm or 12 mm diameter shaft bore, alarm output and 10-30 VDC or 5 VDC power.

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Speed Sensors
Pepperl+Fuchs releases Guide to Sensor Technology for Doors, Gates and Elevators
September 12, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs releases Guide to Sensor Technology for Doors, Gates and Elevators

In addition to highlighting sensing technology for the elevator industry, this fully-illustrated guide highlights sensing solutions for industrial & pedestrian doors and gate control. Featured technologies include: absolute position feedback systems, zone scanners, light grids, photoelectric & inductive sensors, and rotary encoders.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Photoelectric Sensors with Background Suppression
September 08, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Photoelectric Sensors with Background Suppression

ML4.2 Photoelectric Sensors provide optimal background suppression sensing capabilities in a compact 14mm x 18mm x 33mm housing. Targets are precisely detected at ranges up to 80mm, while background objects just millimeters away are ignored. Color insensitivity is less than 10%, so targets are reliably detected regardless of color.

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Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Diagnostics Module for fieldbus
September 06, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Diagnostics Module for fieldbus

Advanced Diagnostic Module (ADM) for FieldConnex Power Hub monitors the fieldbus physical layer, creating transparency and easy evaluation of FOUNDATION Fieldbus and Profibus installations. The extremely detailed information is displayed in a simple-to-use Device Type Manager (DTM) in the control room.

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Guide to Sensor Technology for Material Handling available from Pepperl+Fuchs
August 18, 2006

Guide to Sensor Technology for Material Handling available from Pepperl+Fuchs

The fully-illustrated guide highlights sensing solutions for storage and retrieval systems, continuous conveyors, overhead conveyors, cranes, automated transport systems and forklift trucks. Featured technologies include photoelectric sensors, inductive sensors, ultrasonic sensors, AS-Interface networking components, RFID identification systems, barcode imagers, data transmission equipment, position tracking equipment, encoders, cordsets and accessories.

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New subminiature background suppression photoelectric sensors from Pepperl+Fuchs
August 11, 2006

New subminiature background suppression photoelectric sensors from Pepperl+Fuchs

Available with adjustable sensing ranges or tamper-proof fixed ranges, ML6 sensors operate at ranges from 20mm to 120mm and accurately detect targets while ignoring background objects beyond a precisely defined cut-off range. Housing dimensions are just 14mm x 18mm x 33mm.

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Pepperl+Fuchs announces Foundation Fieldbus power supplies
August 02, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs announces Foundation Fieldbus power supplies

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces a simplex, galvanically isolated Foundation Fieldbus Power Supply - KLD2-FBPS-1.25.360 - that provides 25 V and 360 mA of supply current with minimal heat dissipation, while supporting redundant 24 V power.

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July 28, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs RFID System now available with DeviceNet and Ethernet/IP

The IDENT Control real-time RFID product identification and data collection now supports DeviceNet and Ethernet/IP bus systems. This functionality facilitates seamless connection to any DeviceNet scanner, or ControlLogix or CompactLogix system using Ethernet/IP.

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Guide to Sensor Technology for Metalforming available from Pepperl+Fuchs
July 26, 2006

Guide to Sensor Technology for Metalforming available from Pepperl+Fuchs

Pepperl+Fuchs is offering a free Guide to Sensor Technology for Metalforming applications. The fully-illustrated guide highlights sensing solutions for metalforming dies and high speed presses. Featured technologies include photoelectric sensors, inductive sensors, ultrasonic sensors, AS-Interface networking components, palm buttons, cordsets and accessories.

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July 24, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs acquires intrinsic safety instrumentation business from Cooper

Pepperl+Fuchs acquired the Intrinsic Safety Instrumentation (ISB) business from Cooper Crouse-Hinds, a division of Cooper Industries. ISB is located in Buehl, Germany. Both parties agreed not to disclose the purchase price.

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July 18, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs achieves UL accreditation for hazardous area panel assembly

Pepperl+Fuchs Systems & Solutions Business Unit recently received UL508A, UL698A and UL698B accreditation from the Underwriters Laboratories Inc. for the manufacture and certification of general purpose and hazardous location control panels.

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New ultrasonic positioning system from Pepperl+Fuchs
July 14, 2006

New ultrasonic positioning system from Pepperl+Fuchs

The UOS-100 Ultrasonic Positioning System, consisting of ultrasonic emitters, receivers and a control interface, is designed to significantly enhance error proofing in demanding industrial assembly applications.

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Motion Controllers
New intrinsic safety isolators reduce cabinet space requirements
July 07, 2006

New intrinsic safety isolators reduce cabinet space requirements

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces C-Series Intrinsic Safety Isolators - the latest addition to the K-System family of plug-in intrinsic safety isolators that will be introduced at ISA Expo 2006, October 17-19, in Houston TX.

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Intrinsic Safety Barriers
Downloadable guide to sensing technology for printing applications
June 23, 2006

Downloadable guide to sensing technology for printing applications

The fully-illustrated guide highlights sensing solutions for digital printing, sheet fed printing, web printing and bindery. Featured technologies include photoelectric sensors, inductive sensors, capacitive sensors, AS-Interface networking components, barcode imagers, encoders and cordsets.

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Temperature Sensors
June 08, 2006

Web-based configuration tool helps users build a purging system in 10 steps

Users simply enter known application variables such as class, division and enclosure volume, and the system configurator will instantly provide a purging system model number, including all relevant accessories. Systems can then be quoted with price and delivery dates in one business day.

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Explosion Proof Housings
Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Single Rod For Bulk Materials Level
April 07, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Single Rod For Bulk Materials Level

Vibracon S LVL-B single rod for bulk materials has a tilted piezo drive that safeguards performance. Decoupling the process connection from the oscillating movement makes the sensor insensitive to external vibration and secures reliable measurement results.

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Level Sensors
Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Intrinsic Safety Interfaces
April 07, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Intrinsic Safety Interfaces

The C-Series of the K-System intrinsic safety interface is only 12.5 mm wide, has 3-port galvanic isolation and very low power dissipation.

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces PROFIBUS Segment Coupler With  Redundancy
April 07, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces PROFIBUS Segment Coupler With Redundancy

The FieldConnex® Power Hub for PROFIBUS provides selectable rRedundancy for the Gateway and for the Power Modules. Transparency of the Gateway lets all PA-devices appear to the DCS like native DP-slaves. The motherboard-based passive design and lowest heat dissipation provides for a very long service life.

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Pepperl+Fuchs Provides Fieldbus Diagnostics
April 07, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs Provides Fieldbus Diagnostics

Advanced Diagnostics Module (ADM) for the FieldConnex Power Hub supervises the quality of fieldbus communication from remote at the engineering station. Typical aspects that fieldbus users deal with are proper cable termination, EMC, insulation levels or faulty hardware, all of which are pinpointed quickly and efficiently with the new Advanced Diagnostics Module.

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March 31, 2006

Pepperl+Fuchs to Highlight Position Measuring System, Light Beam Switches and RFID at Hannover Fair

The following products are to be highlighted for the first time at the Hanover Fair: Inductive position measuring system for the detection of absolute position; ML9 Miniature light beam switches; and Ident Control for RFID systems with Profinet Interface.

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces FieldConnex.info – a Newly Redesigned Website Dedicated to Fieldbus Solutions, Products and Technology
November 01, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces FieldConnex.info – a Newly Redesigned Website Dedicated to Fieldbus Solutions, Products and Technology

TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs introduces FieldConnex.info – a newly redesigned website dedicated to fieldbus solutions, products and technology. This content-rich site offers simpler and easier navigation and includes pages of educational resource materials, including free downloadable literature and educational [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces the New Guide to Installation Technology for Foundation™ Fieldbus
November 01, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces the New Guide to Installation Technology for Foundation™ Fieldbus

TWINSBURG, OH –Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the new guide to Installation Technology for Foundation™ Fieldbus. This comprehensive, guide provides detailed benefits, technical data and function information for Pepperl+Fuchs complete FleldConnex™ family of Foundation Fieldbus solutions, including power supplies, [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces the KSD2-GW2-PRO - a New Profibus Gateway for Remote Process Interface (RPI)
October 31, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces the KSD2-GW2-PRO - a New Profibus Gateway for Remote Process Interface (RPI)

TWINSBURG, OH –Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the KSD2-GW2-PRO - a new Profibus Gateway for Remote Process Interface (RPI). Utilizing field-tested architecture, this new gateway features an integrated HART multiplexer in the same package size as the original Profibus DP gateway. This innovation allows customers to [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Releases Quick Reference Guide to Corrosion Monitoring
October 31, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Releases Quick Reference Guide to Corrosion Monitoring

TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the Quick Reference Guide to Corrosion Monitoring. This handy pocket guide discusses general and localized corrosion, as well as traditional corrosion monitoring techniques such as mass loss, resistance measurements, polarization resistance, acoustic emission, and ultrasonic [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces BebcoEPS.com, a Haven of Educational Resource Materials on Purge Systems
October 31, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces BebcoEPS.com, a Haven of Educational Resource Materials on Purge Systems

TWINSBURG, OH Pepperl+Fuchs/BebcoEPS, The Leaders in Purging Technology, introduces BebcoEPS.com; a redesigned website dedicated to purge and pressurization systems for hazardous locations. The site offers simpler and easier navigation and features pages of educational resource materials, including tutorial study [...]

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October 28, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Joins Rockwell Automation Encompass Partners Program

TWINSBURG, OH – March 2, 2005 – Pepperl+Fuchs has become the most recent manufacturer to join the Rockwell Automation Encompass Program – as a partner supporting Foundation Fieldbus Power and Protection with their FieldConnex product family. Pepperl+Fuchs’ FieldConnex solutions include the Power Hub [...]

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October 28, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Acquires Extec Oesterle GmbH

TWINSBURG, OH – March 10, 2005 – Pepperl+Fuchs announces the acquisition of Extec Oesterle GmbH. Headquartered in Esslingen, Germany, Extec is a leading manufacturer of industrial PC components and visualization equipment used in hazardous locations, with a focus on equipment used for the human interface to [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Segment Checker - a Easy-to-Use Segment Design Tool for Fieldbus Networks
October 28, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Segment Checker - a Easy-to-Use Segment Design Tool for Fieldbus Networks

First open fieldbus design tool available to the process industry TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Segment Checker – a powerful new open software tool that allows users to build, validate, edit and save multiple fieldbus projects, while significantly reducing fieldbus network design time. Segment [...]

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Hazardous Location Pocket Guide Now Available from Pepperl+Fuchs
October 28, 2005

Hazardous Location Pocket Guide Now Available from Pepperl+Fuchs

Pepperl+Fuchs presents the Quick Reference Guide to Hazardous Locations. This handy little pocket guide is crammed with useful information. The easy-to-read overview contains a quick review of hazardous locations; detailing North American, IEC and CENELEC identification methods and markings; Zones and Divisions. A [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Bebco EPS® Introduces the Enviro-Line Series of Pressurization Systems
October 28, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Bebco EPS® Introduces the Enviro-Line Series of Pressurization Systems

Available as a complete kit, the Enviro-Line pressurization units are a simple, cost-effective and complete solution to pressurization applications in nonhazardous areas that contain dusty, dirty and corrosive atmospheres. With Enviro-Line there is no need to use certified pressurization systems designed to be used in [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Offers the Most Thorough Engineer’s Guide Ever!
October 28, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs Offers the Most Thorough Engineer’s Guide Ever!

The Pepperl+Fuchs Engineer’s Guide is a comprehensive, easy-to-read hazardous location overview. It contains a comprehensive review of hazardous locations, ATEX and intrinsic safety, as well as a short overview of Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) and Safety Integrity Levels (SIL). It also details typical hazardous [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces HiD2000 Direct Cable Connection for HART Field Devices in Hazardous Locations
October 12, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces HiD2000 Direct Cable Connection for HART Field Devices in Hazardous Locations

Direct cable connections make well-suited as solution for large projects TWINSBURG, OH - Pepperl+Fuchs Elcon HiD2000 is an ideal solution for applications where field devices with HART are located in a hazardous area and need to pass through intrinsic safety isolators. HiD2000 can be applied in any hazardous area where [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New Purging Technology Review for Application of Purge/Pressurization Systems
October 12, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New Purging Technology Review for Application of Purge/Pressurization Systems

TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the new Pepperl+Fuchs Bebco EPS Purging Technology Review. The review includes a fully-illustrated, content-rich, study guide, design guide and application guide to help the reader understand the various technologies, operating procedures and considerations, as well as their [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New Foundation Fieldbus Guide to Help Engineers Troubleshoot FF Installations
October 12, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New Foundation Fieldbus Guide to Help Engineers Troubleshoot FF Installations

TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the new Foundation Fieldbus (FF) Troubleshooting Guide intended for use by engineers in troubleshooting Foundation Fieldbus installations. This comprehensive, fully-illustrated guide includes an FF segment checklist, as well as helpful information on the FF communication [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New FieldConnex™ Fieldbus Surge Protector
October 12, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New FieldConnex™ Fieldbus Surge Protector

TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the FieldConnex™ Fieldbus Surge Protector. The Fieldbus Surge Protector is a lightning current and overvoltage arrester that protects PROFIBUS PA or FOUNDATION Fieldbus topology against high energy interference impulses. It can be used for implementing a Lightning [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Announce New FieldConnex™ Fieldbus Segment Protectors for Hazardous Location Applications
October 12, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs Announce New FieldConnex™ Fieldbus Segment Protectors for Hazardous Location Applications

TWINSBURG, OH –Pepperl+Fuchs’ Fieldbus segment protectors connect nonincendive and general-purpose Fieldbus devices to a Fieldbus trunk. Segment protectors provide short circuit and overload protection for up to 12 spurs. The unit mounts inside safe areas or Class I, Division 2 or Zone 2 hazardous areas. Cable [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Announces New FieldConnex™ Fieldbus Power Hub Provides Multiple Power Supplies for Fieldbus Devices via Digital Data Lines
October 12, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs Announces New FieldConnex™ Fieldbus Power Hub Provides Multiple Power Supplies for Fieldbus Devices via Digital Data Lines

TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the FieldConnex™ Fieldbus Power Hub (FPH), the latest component-level solution to their popular FieldConnexTM Fieldbus Installation System. This modular power supply system for FOUNDATION Fieldbus (FF-H1) provides multiple power supplies for Fieldbus devices via digital [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces CorrTran™ Corrosion Detection Transmitters Now Available for Class I, Division 2 Hazardous Location Mounting
October 12, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces CorrTran™ Corrosion Detection Transmitters Now Available for Class I, Division 2 Hazardous Location Mounting

Provides real-time monitoring for early detection and preventive maintenance TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs’ innovative CorrTran™ Corrosion Detection Transmitters are now available to satisfy Class I, Division 2 hazardous location applications. CorrTran™ transmitters allow users to monitor online the [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Announces K-Systems Now Conform to SIL Ratings
October 11, 2004

Pepperl+Fuchs Announces K-Systems Now Conform to SIL Ratings

Ensures adherence to International safety standards for systems and processes TWINSBURG, OH – Pepperl+Fuchs flexible K-System components now meet SIL IEC61508 ratings to ensure conformity to international safety standards for systems and processes, at no additional cost to the user. SIL ratings not only help [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs’ Recent Acquisition of Bebco EPS Created The Industry’s Largest Single Source For Purge/Pressurization Systems
October 25, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs’ Recent Acquisition of Bebco EPS Created The Industry’s Largest Single Source For Purge/Pressurization Systems

Pepperl+Fuchs’ recent acquisition of Bebco EPS created the industry’s largest single source for purge/pressurization systems. These purge systems enable general-purpose equipment to be used inside hazardous areas and are offered in Types X, Y, Z and European certified models. Type Y and Z systems feature [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New Corrosion Sensor
October 25, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New Corrosion Sensor

Pepperl+Fuchs’ new corrosion sensor offers realtime representation of general corrosion or localized corrosion (pitting). A scalable 4-20 mA signal provides instantaneous updates for monitoring the deterioration of a pipe or vessel, as well as the effectiveness of its corrosion inhibitors. A patented design provides [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces FieldBarrier , Part Of Their New FieldConnex
October 25, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces FieldBarrier , Part Of Their New FieldConnex

Pepperl+Fuchs’ FieldBarrierä , part of their new FieldConnexä product family, combines the features of a short circuit protected junction box with an intrinsic safety barrier. This field-mountable (Class I, Div. 2 or Zone 1), 4-channel device interfaces with 16 intrinsically safe field instruments. Each [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Cordsets And Junction Boxes
October 25, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Cordsets And Junction Boxes

Pepperl+Fuchs cordsets and junction boxes are the latest addition to their FOUNDATION fieldbus-compliant products. Designed specifically for the demands of FOUNDATION fieldbus-based applications, FieldConnex junction boxes offer short-circuit protection, built-in selectable terminators and durable field-mountable aluminum [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Fieldbus Power Conditioner
October 25, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Fieldbus Power Conditioner

Fieldbus power conditioning modules adapt standard 24 VDC supply for Fieldbus networks. Up to 1A of current is available to the connected field devices. Impedance matching circuitry built into the conditioner is designed for IEC 61158-2 based networks (FOUNDATION Fieldbus, PROFIBUS PA). Additional features include built-in [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Latest Development In Radar-Based Level Sensing
October 25, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Latest Development In Radar-Based Level Sensing

Pulscon is Pepperl+Fuchs’ latest development in radar-based level sensing for liquids and bulk solids. This programmable microwave transmitter provides a 4-20 mA signal for continuous level control and is immune to turbulence and variations in pressure or temperature. Pulscon features an optional display, multiple [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Newest Line of Type X Purging Systems
October 25, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Newest Line of Type X Purging Systems

The Series 4000 is Pepperl+Fuchs’ newest line of Type X purging systems—a result of the recent acquisition of Bebco EPS Division. This fully automated system transforms Division 1/Zone 1 hazardous areas to nonhazardous and purges enclosures up to 250 cubic feet (7 cubic meters). These units pressurize the [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New Cylindrical Ultrasonic Sensors
September 04, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces New Cylindrical Ultrasonic Sensors

Pepperl+Fuchs' cylindrical ultrasonic sensors are ideal for level control, positioning and long-range presence/absence detection. Their acoustic-based evaluation is inherently insensitive to dust, dirt and variances in target color. Available in 18 mm and 30 mm housing diameters, these products offer simple plug-and-play [...]

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Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces FieldConnex
July 11, 2003

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces FieldConnex

FieldConnexTM is Pepperl+Fuchs' latest line of products for connecting devices in fieldbus installations. Designed as a one-stop resource, the FieldConnex line includes power supplies, signal repeaters, cordsets, junction boxes and terminators, and the new FieldBarrierTM that provides distributed architecture for hazardous [...]

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