Products for Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

Rockwell Automation introduces PowerFlex 6000T medium voltage drive

In addition to operation and integration, the PowerFlex 6000T has other including a 10” color touchscreen enhanced HIM, Forensic Data Recorder functionality for troubleshooting, input power monitoring capabilities for kW, kVA, kVAR, elapsed kWh, MWh, power factor, and secure flash-over-fiber firmware updates for all main control boards and power cells.

CARLO GAVAZZI announces LD30 series of photoelectric laser sensors with integrated IO-Link

This family consists of 4 sensor types, in either IP67 plastic (LD30CNB) or IP69K stainless steel AISI316L (LD30ETB) housings.  

ABB introduces NXR 7100 Above NEMA motors

NXR 7100 motors extend the power range of the existing NXR 5000 and NXR 5800 up to 1750 Hp while offering the same features.

Pro-face America releases SP5000X eXtreme HMI Series

Combine the 7”, or 12” SP5000X wide sunlight readable display made with an aluminum die-cast, stainless steel bezel, with the SP5B90X box unit to create an overall eXtreme solution. 

Mitsubishi Electric releases MELSERVO-J5 Series of AC servo motors, amplifiers, and motion control units

The MELSERVO-J5 Series is intended for a range of industries, including manufacturing, packaging, printing, converting, material handling and more.

AutomationDirect announces LR2 line reactor series and VTF series output filters

The LR2 line reactor series adds seven frame sizes to match all GS, DURApulse and WEG drives. VTF series output filters combine line reactor and resistor-capacitor filter circuit to provide protection against voltage wave reflection, especially on long motor cable runs up to 1,000 feet.

Dynapar introduces AI25 EtherNet/IP absolute encoder product line

The AI25 EtherNet/IP encoder supports a range of configuration options, making it a solution for position and speed feedback applications in a variety of industries including packaging, material handling, printing and paper machinery, metal cutting and forming, wood processing and general factory automation

Sensata announces LN series of panel mounted solid state relays

The LN Series of panel mounted solid state relays offer back-to-back SCR switching up to 75 Amps at 528 VAC.   

KINGSTAR announces release of KINGSTAR 3.8

Built on the EtherCAT standard and supported by a real-time 64-bit Windows operating-system (RTOS) from IntervalZero, KINGSTAR empowers engineers to design, develop and deploy one or more machine control applications on a single Industrial PC.

AutomationDirect announces expansion I/O modules for BRX micro brick PLC

Expansion modules snap onto the side of any BRX Micro PLC Unit (MPU) or BRX Remote I/O controller, creating a sturdy and rugged PLC platform.