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AutomationDirect adds Remote I/O to BRX Micro PLCs

AutomationDirect adds Remote I/O to BRX Micro PLCs

AutomationDirect has added remote I/O capabilities to its BRX Micro PLC product line. BRX Remote I/O controllers allow thousands of additional I/O to be added to the BRX PLC system. Each remote controller unit can be expanded with up to eight I/O expansion modules providing up to 256 I/O points per remote rack. Six controller ... Read More
 
More BRX PLC I/O Expansion Modules from AutomationDirect

More BRX PLC I/O Expansion Modules from AutomationDirect

AutomationDirect has added more I/O expansion modules to its BRX Micro PLC product line. BRX I/O expansion modules add digital and analog I/O as needed to expand machine and process control applications. BRX expansion modules easily snap onto the side of any BRX Micro PLC Unit (MPU) or the new BRX Remote I/O controller. Three ... Read More
 
Newsletter Volume 20, Issue 5

Newsletter Volume 20, Issue 5

Our May newsletter is out and ready to be enjoyed! As always we have our newest products featured such as cut-to-length VFD cable and WDP Definite Purpose Contactors. We also have some of our favorite content from this past month including a new White Paper on micro PLCs and a case study involving roller coasters! ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect offers Cut-to-Length VFD Cables

AutomationDirect offers Cut-to-Length VFD Cables

VFD cables from AutomationDirect are now available in customer specified lengths in one-foot increments. VFD cable is used to organize and protect the input and motor power wiring for variable frequency drives. It is specially designed using grounding, shielding & insulation to reduce VFD-related interference (EMI) on nearby equipment. AutomationDirect VFD cables utilize cross-linked Polyethylene ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect offers StrideLinx Premium Branding License

AutomationDirect offers StrideLinx Premium Branding License

The new StrideLinx Premium Branding License from AutomationDirect allows the creation of a custom company IoT platform with a user-specified domain name, the company logo on the login screen, and customized support and contact information. The Premium Branding license is $1,850.00 (one-time charge). StrideLinx provides secure access over the “industrial internet” to remotely connect, monitor, ... Read More
 
Fuji Electric 30mm Pilot Devices from AutomationDirect

Fuji Electric 30mm Pilot Devices from AutomationDirect

AutomationDirect has added Fuji AR30 series pilot devices to its Fuji switches, pushbuttons and indicators product line. The Fuji Electric AR30 series includes a selection of 30mm pushbuttons, non-illuminated as well as illuminated models, with flush round heads, extended round heads, and mushroom style heads. Other Fuji 30mm pilot devices include emergency stop pushbuttons, selector ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect Newsletter: Volume 20, Issue 4

AutomationDirect Newsletter: Volume 20, Issue 4

Spring weather has finally arrived at AutomationDirect and the beautiful weather has brought new products and content for you to enjoy! Grab a chair and take a break with AutomationDirect Newsletter: Volume 20, Issue 4! Learn all about how simple and easy using a PLC is in a variety of applications with our PLC articles. ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect adds WDP Definite Purpose Contactors

AutomationDirect adds WDP Definite Purpose Contactors

Definite purpose (DP) contactors are electrically activated switches designed for application-specific use to provide load control that can handle lower locked rotor switching needs. WDP series definite purpose contactors provide compact load control in applications such as HVAC, compressors, pumps, resistive heating, power supplies, refrigeration equipment, food service equipment, motors, compressors and welding. These reliable ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect Offers Customer Specified Cut-to-Length Cable by the Foot

AutomationDirect Offers Customer Specified Cut-to-Length Cable by the Foot

Bulk multi-conductor industrial automation cable from AutomationDirect is now available in customer specified lengths in one-foot increments from 20 to 5000 ft. Cut-to-length cable eliminates waste and lowers cost (only as much cable as required is purchased). With a low minimum cut length of 20 feet, the price per foot per cable type is the ... Read More