Registration is open for Automate 2024—the largest robotics and automation trade show in North America—the Association for Advancing Automation (A3) announced on September 8 of 2023. The Automate Show, May 6-9, 2024, will be a historic one—held at Chicago’s renowned McCormick Place and expected to be 25% larger than the previous record in Detroit in 2023.
7.5/15KW 3-Phase 4 Wire High Voltage DC Output Power Supplies – Onlinecomponents.com/MEAN WELL
MEAN WELL’s RST-15K and RST-7K5 Series excel in reliability and performance for the telecommunications, industrial automation, and renewable energy markets. Power supply challenges often revolve around ensuring consistent, clean, and efficient power delivery. These power supply series addresses issues such as voltage fluctuations, electromagnetic interference, and the need for compact and reliable power sources to support critical equipment and processes.
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AutomationDirect has recently added WAGO Eco2 series power supplies that offer performance and value, featuring high efficiency and a compact, space-saving design, making them ideal for space-limited applications. These economical power supplies provide reliable performance and long service life for a variety of applications such as industrial automation, building management systems, machine control, and robotics. Read More…
Littelfuse White Paper Explains How to Increase Short Circuit Current Ratings
Available fault currents are increasing in industrial facilities due to a continuously increasing demand for electric power. When available fault currents at the equipment exceed the panel’s SCCR, there can be catastrophic results. Using current-limiting fuses in place of a molded case circuit breaker (MCCB) can increase a panel’s SCCR.
But after making this improvement to the panel, how can you increase the SCCR even further? Download the white paper to learn how.
How Rittal’s RiTherm Climate Control Design Tool Helps Manufacturers Configure More Sustainable Enclosure Cooling Units
The modern manufacturing industry has made some significant strides in the last decade to create more sustainable production practices that help decrease energy consumption and reduce the impact on the environment. Energy-efficient enclosure climate control has been especially key for manufacturers in better managing their energy usage and unlocking new technologies and processes to help… Read More…
In the world of industrial automation, the need for seamless communication between devices and systems is paramount. This is where OPC UA (Open Platform Communications United Architecture) comes into play. OPC US is an open and secure communication protocol that enables interoperability between different devices and software applications. This article will explore the significance of… Read More…
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In late September of 2023, California-based industrial automation and IIoT manufacturer Opto 22 announced a new, elevated partnership status with Inductive Automation as a Solution Partner. One of the first hardware companies to embed Inductive Automation’s Ignition software in its industrial edge devices, Opto 22 had been a long-time member of the Ignition Onboard Program.… Read More…
In this update of the EPLAN Data Portal, there are now a total of 481 manufacturers and more than 1,636,000 data sets are available with the update on February 14, 2024. New manufacturer catalogs are available from Changzhou Chuanglian Power Supply Technology Co. Ltd. with 107 new data sets for voltage sources and generators, and Nanjiang… Read More…