port introduces Industrial Communication Creator tool

The Industrial Communication Creator supports customers in the design phase. Due to its handling, this tool works to shorten of the design in phase.

Hardy Process Solutions introduces Hardy HI 6200 PROFINET weight processor

  • Hardy Instruments, Inc.

At 2 inches wide and 3 inches high (40 sq. cm), the HI 6200 series are designed for machine level integration in process skids or manufacturing equipment. A color TFT display provides operations and measurements and instrument status.

Advanced Micro Controls releases SV160E2 Integrated Servo Motor

  • Advanced Micro Controls Inc.

AMCI’s SV160E2 Integrated Servo Motor includes an integrated dual port switch with EtherNet/IP, Modbus-TCP, & Profinet connectivity. The SV160E2 incorporates a servo motor, drive, and controller in a single unit.

Micro-Epsilon introduces IF2030/PNET interface module

  • Micro-Epsilon GmbH & Co. KG

Micro-Epsilon designed the IF2030/PNET interface module as a link to PROFINET controllers. Terminals enable sensors from Micro-Epsilon to be connected to this module via RS422/RS485 interfaces.

Port announces PROFINET and EtherNet/IP under GOAL

Both protocols run on top of the middleware GOAL, jointly enabling port.de customers for standard compliant PROFINET and EtherNet/IP communication.

Turck introduces FEN20-4IOL industrial Ethernet I/O module

  • TURCK Inc.

The block offers four IO-Link channels. It is designed for a =range of industries, including manufacturing where space is at a premium, on robot end-effectors where small I/O is needed, and in automotive manufacturing and Tier 1 plants

Balluff introduces Device Integration IO-Link masters

The Device Integration IO-Link masters — BNI00E1 (Ethernet/IP) and BNI00AZ (Profinet) — feature 4x Type A IO-Link ports and 4x Type B IO-Link ports, each with up to 2A of output per channel to meet a wider range of requirements.

HELUKABEL introduces HELUKAT PROFINET Type R Torsion cable

  • Helukabel

HELUKAT PROFINET Type R Torsion is rated Category 5e and offers transmission characteristics in EMI-heavy environments due to its double-shielding design that is suited for robotic applications that undergo continuous torsion loads.

Advanced Micro Controls introduces SD4840E2 integrated controller + drive

  • Advanced Micro Controls Inc.

The SD4840E2 integrated controller + drive communicates with the host PLC over the EtherNet/IP, Modbus-TCP, or Profinet network, and move commands are programmed through the host PLC’s software.

Schneider Electric Motion announces Profinet add-on instructions for Lexium MDrive (LMD) products

  • Schneider Electric

The AOIs work to reduce communications overhead by decreasing the work of integrating Lexium MDrive motor and electronics products into new and existing PLC programs.