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Merry Christmas from AutomationDirect!

Merry Christmas from AutomationDirect!

Let’s take some time to appreciate! Celebrate your joys! What brought you joy this year? A satisfying personal accomplishment, a new or improved relationship, serving others, a renewed commitment to your deepest beliefs, a professional milestone? Big or small, we hope you experienced many joyful moments, and that remembering them at this time of year ... Read More
 
Premium-Efficiency, Cast-Iron Three-Phase AC Motors from AutomationDirect

Premium-Efficiency, Cast-Iron Three-Phase AC Motors from AutomationDirect

IronHorse MTCP2 industrial duty motors meet the premium efficiency requirements of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007. MTCP2 motors are offered in T-Frame (1 to 300 hp) and TC-Frame/C-Face (1 to 30 hp). C-face kits are available for motors over 30hp. These motors are available in 1200, 1800, & 3600 RPM and have ... Read More
 
High Efficiency and Ruggedized DC Power Supplies from AutomationDirect

High Efficiency and Ruggedized DC Power Supplies from AutomationDirect

AutomationDirect has added PSH series high efficiency power supplies and PSX series rugged IP67 rated power supplies to the RHINO DC power supplies lineup. RHINO high efficiency PSH series 12, 24 and 48 VDC power supplies offer best-in-class efficiencies up to 94.5%, temperature performance range of -25°C to 70°C and agency approvals for extreme conditions. ... Read More
 
WEG High-Performance, Compact Size AC Drives from AutomationDirect

WEG High-Performance, Compact Size AC Drives from AutomationDirect

AutomationDirect has added a new line of AC variable frequency (VFD) drives for motor speed control and other industrial control applications. The WEG CFW300 variable frequency drive is a high-performance VFD for three-phase induction motors. It is ideal for applications on machines or equipment that require precise control with easy setup and operation. The CFW300 ... Read More
 
Absolutely FREE PLC Training from AutomationDirect

Absolutely FREE PLC Training from AutomationDirect

~No Purchase Necessary for Free PLC Training~ As the world around us becomes more and more automated, an understanding of electrical control systems becomes more and more vital. Manufacturers, as well as the technicians, integrators, and/or engineers they employ, know firsthand the benefits automation provides. In fact, for many, automation has been the key to ... Read More
 
Newsletter Volume 20, Issue 11

Newsletter Volume 20, Issue 11

Newsletter Volume 20 Issue 11 Panel Builder Checklist There are many things to consider when building an automation control system. Some control systems are extremely simple, like a pump control system that consists of a pump, level controller, and a contactor, or they can be complicated and control a full production line with a series ... Read More
 
AttaBox Brand Polycarbonate and Fiberglass Enclosures from AutomationDirect

AttaBox Brand Polycarbonate and Fiberglass Enclosures from AutomationDirect

The AttaBox brand from Robroy Enclosures offers large selections of non-metallic corrosion-resistant polycarbonate, fiberglass-reinforced polyester, and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) enclosures for equipment protection in a wide range of applications. AttaBox non-metallic industrial enclosures offer significant economic savings over metallic alternatives such as stainless steel while providing comparable or superior physical properties. AttaBox models are available ... Read More
 
MOSAIC Modular Safety Integrated Controller System from AutomationDirect

MOSAIC Modular Safety Integrated Controller System from AutomationDirect

A new system of safety monitoring and control devices has been added to the AutomationDirect line of safety-related products. The ReeR MOSAIC safety controller system is modular, expandable and configurable for managing all safety functions of a single machine or an entire plant. As a stand-alone controller, the M1 master MOSAIC module has 8 inputs, ... Read More
 
NITRA Hybrid PVC Hose for Air and Water Use from AutomationDirect

NITRA Hybrid PVC Hose for Air and Water Use from AutomationDirect

A new hybrid PVC hose introduced by AutomationDirect is suitable for air and water use. NITRA® Hybrid PVC Hose is a blend of PVC and rubber with a polyester braided reinforcement. The PVC gives light weight, color stability and hardness for higher working pressures while the rubber gives improved flexibility and operating temperature range. The ... Read More
 
Vote for the P1000 in Plant Engineering’s 2018 Product of the Year Awards

Vote for the P1000 in Plant Engineering’s 2018 Product of the Year Awards

AutomationDirect’s Productivity1000 PLC was selected for its powerful features, which provide cost-effective monitoring and control. Here’s how to vote for it. AutomationDirect’s Productivity1000 PLC was announced as a Plant Engineering 2018 Product of the Year finalist in the Machine & Control category. Check out the new Productivity1000 PLC here, and please vote considering its capabilities. ... Read More