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Turck Expands YB2 Family with Enhanced Visibility Variant

Turck announces an expansion to the YB2 line of compact disconnect splitters with LEDs.
The new addition to the YB2 line features a translucent black overmolded design.
This encapsulates the LEDs and protects them from physical damage while also
complementing visibility. The LEDs are visible from both sides of the splitter, which allows
for more flexible mounting options. The YB2 is available with an M12 (eurofast®) trunk
connector and either M12 (eurofast) or M8 (picofast®) branch connectors.

Compact Stainless Steel Q08F Provides Robust Sensing
Solution for Demanding Applications

Turck announces the addition of a compact stainless steel housed sensor
to its line of Q08 sensors. The stainless steel Q08F provides customers
with a robust sensor alternative where standard Q08 sensors would not be
suitable, or where a more durable sensor could minimize downtime
and alleviate trouble areas for customers.

Contactless QR24 Rotary Inductive Sensor with CANopen Communication

Turck has added a variant with a CANopen interface to its QR24 rotary inductive
sensor series. The new wear-free QR24-CAN variant is ideally equipped for use
in mobile machines and industrial applications. Fast response times as well as
a cyclical and event-driven communication are only two of the many benefits of the
CANopen protocol, which is frequently used in the Mobile Equipment industry.

Turck Updates QR24 Sensors for Mobile Equipment

Turck released a new QR24 rotary inductive sensor to expand programmability for
industrial applications and improve rotary position feedback for the mobile equipment market.
The QR24 for mobile equipment features a low operating voltage of 8-30VDC with 0.5 - 4.5V output.
This technology is immune to vibrations and interference, ensuring accuracy and
longevity to avoid replacement downtime and comes in an IP68/IP69K rated housing to protect
against moisture and dust in demanding environments.

New! WLS28-2 Dual Color LED Strip Lights

The WLS28-2 Dual-Color LED Light Strips were developed to target a wider range
of applications where more than one color is required. Having two colors in
one device makes the strip light ideal for applications such as mobile vehicle
illumination, where red light makes it easier for the operator's eyes to
transition to dark areas at night.

New! SureCross® Wireless Q45 Temperature and Humidity 
Sensor Solution

Banner is expanding the SureCross Wireless Q45 product family with the
addition of an environmental measurement solution. The SureCross Temperature and
Humidity Sensor Solution provides reliable wireless measurements without the
need for costly wiring runs to the monitoring point(s).

Turck Introduces New Industrial Ethernet Solution to Support Smaller Connectivity Needs

To keep up with the continuing shrinking sizes of control devices, Turck is excited to announce its smallest Industrial Ethernet connectivity solution available to date. Turck's new M8 Ethernet will offer all of the benefits customers are accustomed to from Turck Ethernet connectivity, but in a smaller package for applications with limited space.

Turck Announces Ultra-Compact Multiprotocol I/O Modules

Turck presents the first ultra-compact, digital block-I/O modules of the new TBEN-S (Small) series. The fully potted IP67 modules are only 1.25"x 5.6" and allow assembly directly on the machine. With their extended temperature range from -40°C to +70°C, the devices are highly versatile. Even with the new compact design every TBEN-S module can be operated without additional gateways in each of the three Ethernet systems PROFINET®, Modbus TCP™ or EtherNet/IP™.

EZ-LIGHT® TL50 Compact Tower Light

The TL50 Compact family is a hybrid between the TL50 Beacon and the TL50 High Brightness design. They are the same height as the TL50 Beacon but offer a very uniform appearance and similar intensity to the TL50H. The shorter design makes this family of Tower Lights ideal for status indication on small to mid-size pieces of equipment. They are available in up to 7 segments in DC and 5 segments in universal voltage AC models. The DC design works down to 12V dc allowing for use in battery powered mobile equipment.

Turck Introduces High Pressure Sensors for Cylinder Applications

In response to a growing need for sensors that can withstand high pressure applications,
Turck introduces an extension to their CRS series with a new offering of high pressure
inductive sensors. This extension offers customers an enhanced offering for
applications regarding cylinders with an operating pressure rating of 3000 psi,
whereas the previous offering allowed for only 1500 psi. The new high operating
pressure CRS series come with embedded LED's, providing an easily visible indication of the sensor.

PXU Series. New PID Controllers

Red Lion announced the launch of their new PXU Series of proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controllers. The PXU series enables tighter, more reliable control over a wide range of processes- including temperature, flow and pressure - from a single model.

Turck's M12 X-Code Connector Improves Data Transfer with
up to 10 Gigabits per Second Ethernet

With the ability to transfer up to 10 gigabits per second (Gbps) of data,
Turck's new M12 X-Code connector increases throughput and efficiency in
high-end systems and applications. The M12 X-Code connector offers superior
strength for high-speed Ethernet data transfers, compared to traditional M12
connectors that support up to 10/100 megabits per second (Mbps) Ethernet. Its
ability to handle high bandwidth files and minimize transfer time reduces data
bottlenecks and improves performance.

Turck's New Deutsch DT Connectors Feature Rugged Design for Mobile Equipment Use

To reduce installation time and increase reliability of Deutsch connectors, Turck developed its new Deutsch DT series of overmolded connectors for the mobile equipment industry. The newly designed connectors ensure longevity in demanding environments where shock, vibration, cold temperature, moisture and oils can affect performance.

Turck's M40 Right Angle Connector Offers Robust Connectivity in Small Spaces

To improve combined power and signal capabilities for applications tight on space, Turck introduces its M40 right angle connector. The new design of these overmolded products offers reduced clearance while continuing to offer a durable and proven connectivity solution for a wide range of applications, specifically for automotive, motor and harsh industrial automation applications.

Global 4G LTE Cellular RTUs

Red Lion announces their Sixnet® series Ram® industrial cellular RTUs
now provide high-speed global 4G LTE network support for use with
many cellular carriers worldwide.*
The addition of global 4G LTE network support to our RAM
RTUs enable customers to easily connect, monitor and control
high-bandwidth applications worldwide.

New NT24k Fiber & PoE Switches by Red Lion

Red Lion adds 18 new compact models to their N-Tron® series NT24k™
managed Gigabit Ethernet switch platform. The new NT24k 10-to-14 port
Din-rail mountable switches feature Fast Ethernet, Gigabit or dual-mode
fiber ports alongside eight Gigabit copper ports with optional
IEEE 802.3af/at Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) support.

Red Lion Adds New HSPA+ Cellular Plug-In Module to
Graphite® HMI Platform

Red Lion announces the availability of an HSPA+ (GMHSPA) cellular
module for it's Graphite® Human Machine Interface (HMI) Platform. The new
module uses an HSPA+ cellular network to provide reliable high-speed data
communication to remotely-located assets across oil and gas, water
and wastewater, power, utility and alternative energy applications.

Red Lion Extends PAX®2C PID Control by Adding
FlexBus™ Support

Red Lion announces the integration of FlexBus™ technology to its
PAX®2C proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controller portfolio. By inserting
field installable FlexCard™ modules, users can now populate PAX2C PID
controllers in more than 150 configurations to monitor and control
multiple application processes on a single display.

Red Lion Launches New N-Tron® Series Eight Port
Unmanaged Gigabit Ethernet Switch

The new 1008TX switch, which offers eight 10/100/1000Base-T(X)
ports with support for jumbo frames, features an extended
operating temperature and wider power input range than most competitive
offerings. Red Lion's 1008TXis a plug-and-play, unmanaged Gigabit
Ethernet switch housed in a hardened,metal DIN-rail mountable enclosure
designed to provide cost-effective,reliable performance in the
harshest industrial environments.

Red Lion expands its N-Tron® series NT24k
Managed Industrial Switch

Red Lion expands its N-Tron® series NT24k managed Gigabit
Ethernet industrial switch platform with the addition of compact
DIN-rail mountable switches. The new all-Gigabit and Power
over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) IEEE 802.3af/at switches deliver
wire-speed performance in harsh environments where space may be limited.

Introducing the Graphite Series by Red Lion:
New Sleek, Rugged & Flexible HMIs

Red Lion's newest generation of Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) -
the Graphite series of advanced operator interface panels - is now available.
With all cast-aluminum construction, Graphite provides the industry's first
rugged HMI solution to combine a wide range of flexible plug-in modules
with protocol conversion, data logging and web-based monitoring
and control.

From factories to extreme locations, Graphite allows customers to easily
connect, monitor and control their processes. Available in eight
different models with sizes ranging from 7" to 15", Graphite's sleek
design provides full-color touchscreen displays that consume minimal panel space.


Cost-optimised 24V, 10A power supply with high-end performance

PULS' successful product family, PIANO, provides quality and
reliability at a high-end level for an extraordinary price-performance ratio.

A new 24V, 10A DIN rail power supply (PIC240.241D) with 100-240V
wide range input supplements the PIANO portfolio of PULS from
now on.  The power supply is best-in-class in all essential
characteristics. The above-average efficiency of 94.8% and lifetime
of 74,000 hours (with full load at an input voltage of 230VAC
and 40°C ambient temperature) are unique in this price range.

New 240W CP10 models with output voltages of
36V (CP10.361) and 48V (CP10.481) available.

With the DIN rail power supply CP10.241 (24V/ 10A) PULS introduced a record breaker in 2015: width 39mm, weight 600g, efficiency 95.2% and a typical service life of 120,000 hours. From now on further 240W models of the CP10 series are available with output voltages of 36V (CP10.361) and 48V (CP10.481). In these models the efficiency has been increased even more: 95.4% at CP10.361 and 95.5% at CP10.481. This means less stress on the electronic
components and a higher energy efficiency.

PULS announces the new 1kW Power Supply and
Charger for 400V UltraCaps in one Unit

The new PAS395 from PULS GmbH can be used as a regular power
supply with an adjustable output voltage between 360V and 460V or
as a charger for EDLC-capacitors (Electrical Double Layer Capacitors
commonly known as Ultracaps, Supercaps or Greencaps)

DC UPS with adjustable output voltage - PULS

General power outages or unexpected shut-downs can cause damage and high costs in control systems. This can be avoided by using a DC UPS. In the DIMENSION UB20 series, PULS offers
a new DC UPS for universal use for output currents up to 20 A.

The UB20 is self-explanatory, easy to operate and has extensive battery diagnostics and many protective functions installed. The output of the DC UPS is decoupled from the input. Load
circuits can therefore be split very simply into buffered and unbuffered branches. The energy of the battery can thus be used selectively.

Red Lion Announces ET-8MG-OEM All Gigabit Industrial Ethernet Switches

Red Lion announced the addition of the Sixnet series ET-8MG-OEM board-level, all-Gigabit switch to its industrial Ethernet family. Its flexible board-level design allows integration into embedded applications with support for a combination of up to eight 10/100/1000Base copper and 100/1000Base SFP or SFF fiber ports.

SureCross® Wireless Q45 Sensor- Opposed Mode

Banner is once again expanding the SureCross Wireless Q45 product family with the addition of opposed mode (Emitter/ Receiver pair). These battery powered sensing devices are simple to install and can be separated by up to 30 meters (100 ft) depending on excess gain requirements. New Emitter and Receiver models added to the Q45 Wireless lineup make opposed mode detection simple and straightforward without the need to run cable or wire.

EZ-BEAM® TM18 Series- New Infrared Fixed Field Models

Banner's all new TM18 has been redesigned to solve more applications, offering superior detection regardless of environmental conditions. The enhanced nickel-plated, die-cast zinc design of the TM18 EZ-BEAM® is the perfect solution for wash-down applications and industrial environments where a compact and heavy-duty design is vital to prevent damage to the sensor. With a right angle shape, and an 18mm threaded barrel mount, the TM18 readily fits into tight spaces.

Red Lion Expands Sixnet Series RAM Industrial Routers to Integrate Industrial Automation and Networking

Red Lion's compact, all-in-one RAM 6021 routers offer industrial and manufacturing site operators a secure, flexible way to remotely connect, monitor and control assets.
RAM 6021 routers are purpose-built for extreme conditions and deliver the security required to prevent unwanted intrusion in both the connected factory and remote locations.

Turck's New Passive Junction Boxes Simplify Device Integration

Turck's new passive junction boxes with stainless steel ports help plants integrate multiple devices into a single unit, and consolidate the number of cables on the plant floor. The newly designed stainless steel M12 port connections allow the junction boxes to be used in harsh environments.
With a compact, low-profile housing, these passive junction boxes can be used in a variety of industrial and factory automation applications. The new boxes fit on the same mounting platform as the non-stainless steel junction boxes.

Turck Extends RFID Capabilities with Compact UHF Read/Write Head

Turck announces its Q120 compact UHF read/write head, a flexible RFID solution that improves identification in close and medium UHF applications. The product is ideal for application ranges up to 3 meters with a 50mm tag, and extends Turck's RFID UHF portfolio.

Turck Inclinometer Receives Class 1, Division 2 Certification for Angle Position Feedback in Hazardous Locations

Turck announces its single and dual axis inclinometer is now approved for use in Class 1, Division 2, Groups A,B,C and D hazardous classified locations, allowing the device to function in environments where explosive gases, vapors and/or liquids may be present.

Banner- WLS28-2 Work Light Strip

The WLS28-2 is the second generation of the WLS28 and was developed to respond to a market where LED lighting technology is changing rapidly. The WLS28-2 is 40% brighter and 40% more efficient than its predecessor allowing it to be a drop-in replacement for existing WLS28 installations. In addition to the 40% increase in brightness the WLS28-2 also has a more uniform light pattern due to a 3X increase in LED density.

Red Lion unveils new Large Display Strain Gage

The LDSG is the latest addition to Red Lion's Large Display portfolio for advanced control and communication of weight measurement in environments such as food processing, truck and crane scales, cement mixing and transport, and other weight monitoring scenarios.

Turck Offers Stainless Steel Sensors for Compact Applications

Turck is proud to announce the addition of new 4mm and 5mm barrel sensors to its existing lineup. The new EG05K and EH04K are 15mm shorter than the standard EG05 and EH04, which allow the new offering to be used in applications previously not possible. This new, more compact offering is a welcome addition to the stamping industry, medical device manufacturing and any application where small sensors are a requirement.

Banner Engineering High-Intensity Indicator Lights Provide Bright, Clear Status Indication

The S18DLH and S22DLH indicators are for general-purpose lighting applications.These new single color indicators are extremely bright and can be easily viewed in areas with high levels of ambient light including direct sunlight. Because of the intensity, these indicators can also be used as miniature task lights as well as low cost vision lights. They are available in either 18mm or 22mm diameter housings with several connection types and colors to choose from.

Turck Overmolded Splitter

Turck announces the availability of a redesigned VB2 splitter with LED's. The new VB2 features a translucent black overmolded design, which encapsulates the LED's and protects them from physical damage while also complimenting visibility.

Turck Multiprotocol Ethernet In-Cabinet, Block I/O Stations

Turck is expanding its line of In-Cabinet, Block I/O stations with the addition of the FEN20 I/O stations for Industrial Ethernet. This station incorporates Turck's Industrial Ethernet multiprotocol technology into a fixed, economical, in-cabinet I/O product ideal for applications where digital I/O needs to be elevated to an Industrial Ethernet layer.

WLB32 Industrial LED Light Bar
AC and DC Models Available

The WLB32 utilizes advanced LED lighting technology providing high-quality and maintenance-free industrial lighting solutions that will last for years
  • High brightness with an even light output for a no-glare glow
  • Robust metal housing, shatterproof light cover and easy installation
  • Ideal for work stations, machine lighting, control cabinets and manufacturing lines

Red Lion Brings Versatility to Industrial Networks with the Modular N-Tron NT24k Managed Gigabit Ethernet Switch Series

Red Lion Controls announces the modular N-Tron NT24k managed Gigabit Ethernet industrial switch series. With up to 24 Gigabit Ethernet ports and a flexible modular format for different configuration options, the NT24k switches are designed to handle the most challenging industrial environments with high reliability and wire-speed performance.

Turck powerfast for Process Automation

Turck expands its powerfast line of connectivity products to include a full line of solutions for process automation applications. Designed to replace expensive, time-consuming hardwiring methods, powerfast for process automation provides a robust and reliable modular wiring solution. A full line of cordsets, receptacles, reducers, reducer tees, and power lokfast devices provides users with the ability to configure a complete power distribution system.

Banner Introduces SC26-2 Programmable Safety Controller

The SC26-2 Programmable Safety Controller: The next level in machine safety control.
  • Intuitive programming environment for easy implementation
  • Innovative live display feature and diagnostics assist in troubleshooting & commissioning
  • Base controller allows eight of the 26 inputs to be configured as outputs for efficient terminal utilization
  • Software Included

Turck Offers QR24 Rotary Position Sensor Extension Providing Additional Output Options

Turck expands the QR24 rotary position sensor line with the addition of incremental and analog outputs. Designed from the company's rotary inductive sensor technology, the QR24 provides contactless position detection and wear-free performance in a variety of industrial applications ranging from solar energy plants and harvesters to crane vehicles and AGV's. These additional output types allow for more precise and configurable data collection via IO Link or EasyTeach.

Red Lion adds some bite to Industrial Automation with their new Watchdog Relay.

Red Lion's Watchdog Relay is the industry's only rugged hardware-based solution that reliably monitors and provides fail-safe shutdown of processes controlled by RTUs, PLCs and other automation devices. This industrial automation solution helps to proactively protect unmanned processes on a 24/7 basis across industries that include oil and gas, maritime, power and energy.

Turck Extends RFID Capabilities with HF Solution with Extended Surface Area

Turck reveals the Q80L800 HF read/write head, the latest addition to the company's comprehensive RFID portfolio. The Q80L800, with a sensing range of 800 mm, offers an ideal solution for close and medium HF applications, such as conveyor applications, and expands the sensing area, providing improved performance and higher read rates of tags.

Contactless Power and Data Transmission with IO-Link

Turck USA is launching the NIC contactless inductive coupler, a wear free alternative to classic connectivity solutions. The new NIC series can be used for data and energy transmission and is able to transfer up to 12 Watts and .5 amps of power across an air gap of 7mm. With a tolerated angle offset up to 15 degrees and a parallel offset up to 5 millimeters, the couplers can also be fitted in restricted and non-standard mounting locations while still allowing for full power transfer.

Panel Mount Emergency Stop Buttons

The Panel Mount E-Stop buttons are ideal for various emergency stop safety applications. The easy to install E-Stops are available in four model styles: standard actuator, illuminated standard actuator, lockable actuator, and illuminated lockable actuator. The illuminated buttons provide an indication of a pressed button for easy identification. The LED illumination can be controlled by a +24VAC/DC signal.

Turck Introduces a Linear Measuring Solution for use in High Speed Motion Systems

Turck announces the high speed Q25 inductive linear sensor to the automation market. The internal measuring frequency is user selectable and can be as high as 5 kHz resulting in accurate measuring speeds of 5 meters per second. The high measuring frequency allows the Q25 to provide real time monitoring and measuring, resulting in more precise control than previously available in other linear measurement systems.

Turck HL Receptacle Extension Simplifies Connections in Class 1 Division 1 Areas

Turck introduces the HL (Hazardous Location) receptacle extension providing users with a connectivity solution for Class 1 Division 1 (C1 D1) locations without the need to install conduits and poured seals. The HL receptacle extension also eliminates the need for intrinsic safety barriers by providing fully encapsulated housings joined by a welded aluminum armored cable available in lengths up to 20 meters.

PULS - Class 1 Div. 2 DC to DC Converter- CD5.243

PULS introduces the new DIN-rail mount CD5.243 DC/DC Converter. The CD5.243 converts a 12VDC voltage to a 24VDC voltage. It includes all the essential basic functions and has a power reserve of 20% included which can be used continuously up to +45şC.
  • 12V DC- Input
  • Isolated 24Vdc Output
  • Efficiency up to 87.7%
  • Full Power Between -25şC and +60şC
  • Soft-start Function included
  • Minimal Inrush Current Surge
  • Reverse Input Polarity Protection

TCNM AD/EX Laser Barcode Scanner

The new Banner TCNM series laser barcode scanners decode over a dozen of the most commonly used linear barcode symbols. The fixed-mount, IP65 rated scanner features a class 2 laser that provides fast read rates, strong depth of field, and high resolution for many of your linear barcode application needs.

AT&T & Verizon 4G LTE Certify Red Lion's Industrial Cellular Routers
Red Lion Controls announced that its Sixnet IndustrialPro® 6000 and RAM 6000 series of industrial cellular routers are now certified by and compatible with AT&T and Verizon's nationwide 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks in the United States.
Delivering faster 4G wireless connectivity, LTE is ideal for organizations of all sizes that require increased data speeds when using cellular technology for primary or backup WAM connectivity. With data rates up to 100 times faster than 2G and 3G technology, LTE is well-suited for remote automation, remote offices and video surveillance environments.


RAM 6000

S12-2 Next Generation Emitter/Receiver Pair Photoelectric Sensor

The new S12-2 series by Banner Engineering was developed as an economical emitter and receiver pair for long range detection of objects such as pallets and forklifts at doorway entrances.
With a range of 20 m and a wide beam pattern in a small, compact housing (12 mm diameter, 30 mm long barrel), the S12-2 is a cost-effective, reliable solution.



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