POSITAL introduces diverse-redundant absolute encoders

  • POSITAL - Fraba Inc.

When combined with functional safety PLCs, these devices are suitable for applications that are required to conform to Performance Level/  PL d, Cat. 3, according to ISO 13849.

Microchip Technology announces MXT288UD touch controller family

The MXT288UD-AM and the MXT144UD-AM devices offer low power mode, weatherproof operation and glove touch detection in multi-function displays, touch pad and smart surfaces for vehicles, motorcycles, e-bikes and car-sharing services.

AutomationDirect introduces Productivity2000 PLC

  • AutomationDirect

The P2-02HSC high-speed counter module provides two independent single-ended 5-24 VDC inputs that accept up to 100kHz of pulse/direction and quadrature signals.

Omron Automation releases CP2E Series all-in-one controller

  • OMRON Co.

The controller works to improve manufacturing productivity and quality by helping to visualize the performance and data of connected machines through simple programming.

Divelbiss announces P10 PLC on a Chip

  • Divelbiss Corp.

The P-10 PLC on a Chip has similar capabilities and performance as the larger P13 PLC on a Chip, but in a LQFP144 package.

Opto 22 announces version 2.0 of groov EPIC firmware

  • Opto 22

The groov EPIC 2.0 firmware includes updates to both of groov EPIC’s real-time control engines and provides a refresh to many ecosystem components.

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

  • AutomationDirect

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.

Siemens announces Sinumerik MC controller

  • Siemens

Siemens is offering the Sinumerik MC controller, a universal, open, industrial PC-based CNC system.  Its motion control, automation and integrated Windows 10 operating system make it a control for fabrication and specialty machines, including woodworking, stone-cutting, laser and conventional basic grinding machines.

AutomationDirect introduces CLICK PLC input simulator and high-current relay output modules

  • AutomationDirect

AutomationDirect CLICK PLC units are brick/stackable PLCs with the processing, memory, communication and I/O interface needed in an automated control system.

maxon introduces POS4 Micro 24/5 CAN controller

  • maxon motor ag

The device is suitable for use with both brushed DC and brushless EC motors (BLDC) of up to 120 W and has comprehensive feedback options such as Hall sensors, as well as digital incremental and SSI absolute encoders.