Converting condition monitoring and process sensors to enable OEE initiatives just got easier with the new S15C Series In-Line Converters from Banner. The S15C converters are small, plug-on modules that seamlessly fit into your factory applications to convert Modbus sensor data and analog sensor signals into digital IO-Link data. Your existing Modbus and analog sensors can now be used to communicate via IO-Link and deliver the data you need for predictive maintenance and operational improvements.
The LC15T In-Line Touch Switch is a sealed, capacitive touch switch that can be connected in-line with many types of DC devices for on/off and PWM control. With a 4-amp output capacity, it can even control the largest of Banner’s DC lights. Its touch device interface and visual status indication make the LC15T an easy-to-use, operator-centric controller.
Turck is expanding its encoder portfolio to include new 40mm and 50mm price-sensitive incremental encoders for less rugged applications. With an IP64 protection rating, these Efficiency Line encoders can be seamlessly integrated into environments with water splash or high levels of dust. They are ideal for use in robotics and packaging industries in applications such as position feedback and velocity control.
Turck TX100 & TX207
The TX100 is a touch-screen HMI, without a PLC. These HMI panels are ideal for cost-sensitive display-only applications. They offer a user-friendly interface for machine control and monitoring in operator panels, for button replacement and data logs. Available in 4", 7" and 10" display options in a plastic housing.
The TX207 is a 7" HMI + PLC that combines the budget-friendly TX100 HMI with the TX700s high-end processor and integrated CODESYS V3 controller. These devices solve HMI+PLC applications that call for a price-sensitive solution without compromising processing power. Both solutions are ideal for use as a machine control interface for industrial applications in manufacturing, machine building/OEM, logistics centers and packaging.
TBEN-Lx-SE-M2 is a new 10-port managed Ethernet switch for the most robust industrial environments. It features IP67/IP69K ratings and a wide operating temperature range for decentralized installation outside of the control cabinet.
Key features include:
• Gigabit high-speed backbone for fast link-up times
• Standard and Gigabit ports on the same device
• Web-based diagnostic tools for preventive maintenance
• Built-in security with the use of VLAN, NAT routing and firewall
Now with Overmold+ you can add an over-mold to wire on harnesses for superior impact and abrasion resistance. Designed to stand up to the most challenging application in mobile equipment, oil and gas and marine. Overmold+ offers the following features and benefits:
~Rugged, maxium impact and abrasion resistance
~accommodates 360-degree protection for longer lasting harness solutions
~No additional splices needed
An Inductive Safety Sensor with two OSSD (output switching signal device) outputs. The sensors send switching signals to safety systems via their OSSD outputs. This is used to easily detect short circuits, overloads or cross-connections while simultaneously testing the shutdown capabilities. With SIL 2 and Performance Level D ratings, these sensors meet stringent functional safety requirements. The wide temperature range of -25°C to 70°C and IP67 rating make these ideal for use in safety-related applications such as compactors, machine covers, and monitoring of doors in safety zones.
Banner offers a new Occupancy Monitoring Made Simple
Easy-to-Implement Solution that Supports Social Distancing
Creating a safe environment for your customers and staff is essential to doing business. For many businesses, implementing social distancing solutions is now necessary to control the flow of customers through a store.
Banner’s occupancy monitoring solution makes it easy to keep a constant, accurate count of the number of customers in your store and notifies you as you approach full capacity.
Automates the monitoring of entrances and exits using optical sensors
Provides familiar green/yellow/red indication to customers
Installs quick and easy, requiring no alterations to area infrastructure
Notifies staff as customer count approaches capacity
Offers optional reporting to identify trends in customer traffic
These low wattage products feature basic functionality for cost optimized applications. As with all PULS products, the PIM36, 60 and 90 have been developed with the highest efficiency ratings, and the long life customers expect from PULS. With an energy efficiency rating up to 93.8%, the PIM series reduces energy consumption, power losses, and heat generation providing longer service lifetime of the power supply and the surrounding devices. The 8 new products include different connection styles of push-in and screw terminal options, and 3 different power output options of 36W, 60W and 90W.
Turck New 8mm and 12mm Ultrasonic Sensors for Compact Spaces
Introducing two new sensor options to our extensive portfolio of ultrasonic sensors - the M8 and M12. These small housing sensors with a threaded cylindrical barrel are ideal for use in tight spaces, or where Turck’s Uprox sensors can’t provide the needed sensing range. The 8mm barrels can provide a sensing range of 10cm while the 12mm barrels are available with 20cm and 40cm options. With programmable features and IO-Link functionality, these sensors are suitable for a wide variety of industrial applications. Some typical applications include non-contact fill level detection in small tubes or bottles, monitoring tool quality on CNC-controlled mills and tight applications where an inductive switch doesn’t have enough range.
Turck now offers a right angle version of our overmolded mil-spec connector for use in tight spaces. This new right angle version allows the ability to control the direction the cable exits from the connector. Ideal for use in the automotive, mobile equipment and oil & gas industries. Applications include industrial machinery, heavy-duty construction equipment, power generators and instrumentation applications such as temperature, pressure and flow monitoring. Available in Threaded, Bayonet & Reverse Bayonet.
Banner Bracket Kit Simplifies Installation
Bracket Kit Simplifies Installation
The Q45VA Bracket was designed to provide not only the power and capabilities of the Q45VA all-on-one vibration and temperature sensor and wireless node, but also three different mounting options to allow you to easily select the best mode of installation for your application.
Banner Vibration and Temperature Sensors for Predictive Maintenance Solutions
QM30VT Series vibration and temperature sensors are now available in models with a short 150 mm (5.9 in) quick disconnect cable. This design makes it easy to connect multiple sensors together in a series, eliminating long coils of excess cable.
In addition to the IP67-rated aluminum housing, QM30VT Series sensors are now available in IP69K-rated 316L stainless steel housings. These models withstand challenging environments with exposure to aggressive cleaning and washdown.
Now you can measure low pressure with a high level of accuracy. New this month, the PT1500 is a low-pressure transmitter designed to measure gas or liquid pressure. The transmitter converts the applied pressure to a linear analog signal for use in a control system. With ranges as low as 50mbar, this transmitter is well suited for liquid level applications in very small containers. A housing made from 316L stainless steel and a ceramic measuring cell ensures the product will survive in demanding industrial applications.
Banner New Wireless Controllers with Increased Power and Rugged Housing to Solve More ApplicatiShirts
The new models of the DXM Series wireless controllers build on the programming and logic capabilities of their predecessors. The DXM1000 features increased processing power of 300 Mhz and 16 MB memory. The DXM1200 offers that same processing power and memory and is housed in an IP67 rated enclosure for easy installation in challenging environments. These improvements make it possible for users to create more complex solutions and solve more applications.
Banner Easy-to-Deploy Devices for Monitoring Equipment, Assets, Entire Systems and Facilities
Q45 Series all-in-one sensors now include Q45PS wireless pressure sensors and Q45THA wireless temperature and humidity sensors. In addition, the Q45VA all-in-one offers multiple mounting brackets, simplifying installation for rapid deployment. The Q45 Series combines a sensor and wireless node in one compact assembly. Once deployed, they will collect critical data from sensing points throughout a system or facility and communicate it to a DXM wireless controller over a Sure Cross wireless network.
Banner New AC MultiHop Repeater Kit Extends MultiHop Range and Reliability With One Cost-Effective Device
Designed with simplicity in mind and built to perform in industrial environments, R70 MultiHop Repeater Kits make it easy and cost-effective to create and deploy a wireless MultiHop network or scale and adapt an existing network to meet changing needs. The kit is built around a preconfigured MultiHop radio with a sleek design and includes all the hardware required for installation, enabling rapid deployment in challenging locations.
The LS-5 sensor offers continuous level as well as point level monitoring in one device. The sensor shows the measured liquid level on an integrated display while the programmable analog and switching outputs communicate critical process information to a control system. Technology and features make it ideal for difficult applications caused by liquid contamination, foaming and turbulent media. This sensor is well suited for level control in factory automation such as automotive assembly, stationary hydraulic power and automated parts machining. IO-Link capabilities available on all models.
Key features and benefits:
Cut-to-length probe for easy installation
IO-Link, auto-detect outputs, and a rotatable housing ensure simplified installation and commissioning
Continuous level as well as point level monitoring within one device offers application flexibility
Highly customizable programming features allow for compensation of local interference sources
Introducing the IM12 & IMX12 interface device series, a new generation of certified isolated barriers for use in hazardous areas. These devices are used to protect, isolate and convert electrical signals and connect them into controllers or remote I/O. Key features include a state-of-the-art design, including more high channel density than previous Turck solutions, ensuring a smaller footprint. Plus, a power rail reduces wiring and ensures easy installation. Featuring slim 12.5 mm housings, the hazardous area isolated barriers and ex-analog signal isolators offer the highest signal density on the market.
The IM12 product series is ideal for the pharmaceutical and chemical industries as well as other manufacturing applications such as temperature monitoring, fluid treatment or speed monitoring. The incredible speed, accuracy and flexibility of the IMX12 devices also makes them well suited for process automation applications including oil/gas, chemical, and pharmaceutical. The isolating switching amplifiers offer a maximum switching frequency of up to 15,000 Hz.
Red Lion’s FlexEdge™ Intelligent Edge Automation Platform
FlexEdge™ Intelligent Edge Automation Platform provides a scalable solution to integrate complex multi-vendor environments into digital transformation strategies, while providing a futureproof solution for changing application needs. The FlexEdge controller provides power to up to ten modules; in turn, the hot-swappable I/O module’s configuration is restored by the controller upon reconnect, eliminating the need for reprogramming during field maintenance and reducing downtime.
Turck’s BIM-UNT magnetic sensor has been redesigned and now offers an increased IP rating from IP67 to IP68. The LED window has been removed to increase visibility and limit the point of ingress. As the BIM-UNT is just 19.7 mm long, it is ideal for use in pneumatic cylinders to move pistons. This improved design has increased application potential since it can now be used in wet environments.
TURCK PS+ PRESSURE SENSOR OFFERS IMPROVED PNEUMATIC AND HYDRAULIC MEASUREMENT
Turck introduces the PS+ series of rugged programmable pressure sensors. The PS+ is used to measure pneumatic or hydraulic pressure. The sensor shows the measured pressure on an integrated multi-color display while the outputs communicate critical process information to a control system.
The PS+ pressure sensors offer IO-Link capability for added functionality, auto-detect outputs, and a 340-degree rotatable sensor head to ensure simplified installation and commissioning. It also offers a stainless steel housing and measuring cell for maximum ruggedness. A large selection of process connections are available.
After the sensor is connected, it automatically registers whether the controller or the bus module requires a PNP or NPN, current or voltage signal. A compatibility mode is also provided for the integration in IO-Link systems. The operator interface with capacitive touchpads and a multi-color display enables settings to be carried out quickly is protected by a lock mechanism from accidental operation.
The hermetically sealed keypad ensures greater resistance to dirt and liquids, so that the sensors meet the requirements of ISO protection to IP6K6K, IP6K7 and IP6K9K. The PS+ Series is designed for pressure ranges up to 600 bar/8,702 psi relative pressure. It is available with proven ceramic measuring cells (PS310), in addition to metal measuring cells (PS510). The latter devices come with an overpressure resistance of up to seven times the nominal pressure. The sensors can optionally be fitted with peak pressure restrictors.
Turck is adding a new overmolded junction box to our connectivity portfolio. These junction boxes offer a cost effective solution that provides easy installation for cable consolidation applications. By consolidating 8 cables into one junction box and integrating the cables directly into the overmolded body, this product eliminates 18 connectors from other connector style junction boxes – saving time and cost.
Fully customizable lengths provide a tailored solution for your application and a simple, clean installation. The junciton boxes come standard with overmolded Deutsch connectors, making them ideal for use in mobile equipment applications such as control valves, pressure switches, and manifolds.
With the robust overmolded body, the product is capable of withstanding harsh environments and carries an IP67 ingress rating. With a higher IP rating than a typical wire harness, these junction boxes are more rugged and can be used in a wide range of applications.
The K50 Pro Series of devices has expanded to include additional communication capabilities with IO-Link and PICK-IQ ® and optical and mechanical actuation. Each of these 50 mm multicolor RGB devices are now available with either IO-Link communication for advanced animation customization or PICK-IQ for faster response speeds over a Modbus network.
Banner NOW WITH LONGER RANGE AND INCREASED PERFORMANCE
DQ12 Miniature Photoelectric Sensor
The DQ12 product line of versatile, compact sensors now has expanded models that deliver powerful sensing performance in extremely confined areas. The new models feature increased sensing range for greater application range or higher reliability due to increased light output.
Red Lion's NT328G industrial Ethernet switches provide Layer 3 network management with enterprise-class features in rugged packaging. Featuring powerful security, built-in redundancy, data control and prioritization functionality, the NT328G advanced managed switches deliver superior performance and industry-leading, hardware-based routing for advanced support of multiservice networks.