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April 30, 2018

Festo introduces pneumatically based Fingerboard-latching system based on VTEM Motion Terminal

A Festo application team developed this drilling industry solution utilizing the Industry 4.0-based VTEM Motion Terminal. The VTEM Motion Terminal is a digital pneumatic system. Downloadable apps create a number of functions for the motion terminal.

Balluff announces series of inductive safety sensors
March 26, 2018

Balluff announces series of inductive safety sensors

They are available in industry standard form factors including M12, M18, M30 and Q40. The product family includes both PLd/SIL CL 2 and PLe/SIL CL 3.

SensoPart introduces VISOR Robotic sensor
November 03, 2017

SensoPart introduces VISOR Robotic sensor

Thanks to a URCap software package, the VISOR Robotic can communicate directly with Universal Robot (UR) systems. This is designed to simplify the configuration of automation tasks.

ABB announces RFID technology for Jokab Safety Eden sensors
July 21, 2017

ABB announces RFID technology for Jokab Safety Eden sensors

The entire line is IP69K rated, making ABB Jokab Safety Eden safety sensors ideal for applications that require resistance to dust and liquid ingress, such as wash-down operations in food and beverage processing plants.

United Electric releases 24 VDC and 125 VDC One Series Safety Transmitters
June 20, 2017

United Electric releases 24 VDC and 125 VDC One Series Safety Transmitters

One Series safety transmitters embed a process sensor, logic solver and safety relay in a single, SIL 2-certified field device. Although it looks like a traditional temperature or pressure transmitter, the ST can also switch final elements such as valves, motors, and blowers directly from the transmitter.

AutomationDirect introduces Patlite stacklights
March 15, 2017

AutomationDirect introduces Patlite stacklights

Patlite stack lights offer LED illumination and prism-cut lens design for enhanced visibility from any direction and are ideal for use in applications such as machine tools, packaging machines, conveyor systems, loading docks, retail center check outs and more

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Panduit introduces Verisafe Absence of Voltage tester
December 07, 2016

Panduit introduces Verisafe Absence of Voltage tester

The patent-pending VeriSafe Absence of Voltage Tester simplifies the voltage verification process through automation, which reduces risk of worker exposure to electrical hazards by verifying the absence of voltage before equipment is accessed.

SEPAC announces Thin Spring Engaged Brake
July 22, 2016

SEPAC announces Thin Spring Engaged Brake

The TSEB is ideal for a wide range of OEM applications, including: servo motors/systems, medical apparatus, robotics and imaging equipment, material handling, semiconductors, energy-related (wind, petroleum, etc.) actuators, and security-related actuators

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Emerson announces Rosemount 975 flame detectors
July 19, 2016

Emerson announces Rosemount 975 flame detectors

The new line incorporates a variety of flame detection technologies that will provide coverage for a wide range of process industries, including upstream oil and gas installations, chemical plants, and refineries.

Voegtlin releases alarm module for Compact 2 series of flow meters
June 16, 2016

Voegtlin releases alarm module for Compact 2 series of flow meters

The new generation of thermal mass flow meters also features touch technology so that users can set more than 20 flow units and adjust nearly 50 variables through a convenient touch screen without connecting the unit to a computer.

Spectroline releases SB-450 SafetyBlu blue light inspection kit
May 11, 2016

Spectroline releases SB-450 SafetyBlu blue light inspection kit

Spectroline’s SafetyBlu (SB-450) Blue Light Inspection Kit is a hydraulic system maintenance tool designed help find expensive hydraulic system leaks, as well as help detect and prevent injection injuries.

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E2S releases GNEx hazardous location warning signals
March 15, 2016

E2S releases GNEx hazardous location warning signals

Xenon strobe beacon visual signals are suitable for all Zone 1, 2, 21 & 22 hazardous locations.

Larson Electronics releases explosion proof stop/start switch
March 10, 2016

Larson Electronics releases explosion proof stop/start switch

EPS-2XPB-SG-MS explosion proof momentary switch is Class 1 Division 1 & 2 and Class 2 Division 1 & 2 rated for hazardous locations.

Phoenix Contact releases PSRmini safety relays
March 08, 2016

Phoenix Contact releases PSRmini safety relays

PSRmini relays are thin, force guided SIL 3-rated safety relays that can be used to build distributed systems in potentially explosive areas.

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Schmersal introduces AZM400 lock with RFID
February 11, 2016

Schmersal introduces AZM400 lock with RFID

AZM400 is for machines and work cells where access to a hazardous work area must be locked until safe conditions exist.

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Moore Industries releases SPA2IS alarm trips
February 05, 2016

Moore Industries releases SPA2IS alarm trips

Trips have Intrinsically-Safe (IS) Field Connections that reduce installation and maintenance costs.

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SICK releases deTec4 Prime safety light curtain
February 05, 2016

SICK releases deTec4 Prime safety light curtain

deTec4 Prime has a built-in laser alignment aid that provides a visible laser that saves time when setting up or readjusting the light curtain.

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Werma Signaltechnik releases KombiSIGN 40 stack lights
February 03, 2016

Werma Signaltechnik releases KombiSIGN 40 stack lights

KombiSIGN 40 provides a clear and highly visible light intensity even in bright sunlight, from any angle with no blind spots.

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E2S releases GNEx GRP Xenon strobe beacons
February 02, 2016

E2S releases GNEx GRP Xenon strobe beacons

Suitable for all Zone 1, 2, 21 & 22 hazardous location applications the GNEx beacons have extended temperature range with IECEx and ATEX Ex d approvals.

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MEMSIC announces MTLT inclination and tilt sensors
January 26, 2016

MEMSIC announces MTLT inclination and tilt sensors

MTLT sensors include programmable tilt alarms for tilt safety applications. The alarm can be programmed to be triggered to activate when the tilt exceeds a specified threshold.

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