OM70 laser line High-Performance Sensors for demanding surfaces The new high performance OM70 laser point and laser line distance sensors from Baumer combine high-precision measurement technology and easy handling in the automation industry. Thanks to repeatable measurements in the sub-micrometer range and minimal linearity deviations, the sensors enable reliable measurement of components as well as … Continue reading OM70 High Performance Laser Distance Sensors
The compact GIM500R inclination sensors in robust aluminum housing are ideal for use in harsh environments. When it comes to tough outdoor use, many sensors reach their limits. Inclination sensors by sensor expert Baumer stand for maximum reliability and durability even in a harsh environment. Thanks to the extremely robust and resilient design, the new … Continue reading Angular measurement in harsh environments
FlexFlow flow and temperature sensors are available with various process connections and rod lengths With their FlexFlow family of flow and temperature sensors, Baumer has expanded their process sensor portfolio. Based on the calorimetric measurement principle, the FlexFlow family can monitor both flow velocity as well as media temperature. The sensors have IO-Link and, depending … Continue reading Efficient and flexible fluid management with the new Baumer FlexFlow family of flow and temperature sensors
The robust cable transducers GCA5 are ideally suited for outdoor applications and cramped installation space. Sensor expert Baumer is further expanding their portfolio of cable transducers being the easiest, most reliable and cost-efficient way to measure linear motion within a path from 0.5 to 50 m. New series GCA5 is practice-proven when the going gets … Continue reading Robust cable transducers – linear position sensing made easy!
Embedded workflow, engineering model support, and auto-discoverable assets are among the technologies keeping SCADA alive. Kevin Parker 12/07/2016 Placing computer power onto “edge devices” as near to production as possible is a goal hotly pursued in today’s industrial automation circles. What’s more, in just the past few years, copious amounts of process and operations data … Continue reading SCADA remains relevant for industrial automation
Programming logic controller (PLC) panels come in almost every shape and size with some of them being freestanding and others being wall-mounted and choosing the right solution for a particular application can be difficult. David Manney, L&S Electric 11/18/2016 Controlling equipment has always been of interest in industrial applications. Before modern-day computers came into existence, … Continue reading Choosing the right PLC panel
Zone 1 Hazardous Area Rated Incremental Encoders The new EN42 hollow-shaft and EN44 hub-shaft incremental encoders eliminate the cost, guess work and hassle of installing a barrier thanks to encapsulated electronics. The EN series offers ATEX, CSA and IECEx triple certification and a powerful signal driver for universal use in oil & gas equipment applications. … Continue reading Zone 1 Hazardous Area Rated Incremental Encoders
Camera Systems provides a complete camera portfolio for industrial process monitoring and security surveillance for hazardous and industrial areas. Due to our innovative SNF*-technology, all cameras are considerably lighter than any existing ones, and extremely robust. Almost all of our cameras are designed for operation in extreme temperatures ranging from -40°C to +75°C, even our … Continue reading OPEN CCTV Systems for hazardous areas
Introducing our all-new QUANTUM & CADET radio transmitters! Our all-new bellypack series, the QUANTUM, and its pistol-grip counterpart, the CADET, take our existing line of compact, intelligent transmitters to a whole new level! Both additions boast all-sealed, ARM-powered SMT electronics with an on-board accelerometer and force feedback. Their all-weather housing is made from a … Continue reading QUANTUM & CADET radio transmitters!
Energy management and energy conservation start with the ability to monitor power and energy use. For electrical systems, this involves measuring DC or AC power (Watts, VA, VAr) or energy (Wh, VAh, VArh). In fixed installations, digital meters offer a range of display formats, capabilities & sizes. Single display power/energy meters start at $150. Multiple display … Continue reading Green Energy – Meters from Weschler