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AC Line Reactors and Output Filters for Variable Frequency (VFD) Drives

AC Line Reactors and Output Filters for Variable Frequency (VFD) Drives

AutomationDirect has added new line reactor models and VTF (voltage time filter) series output filters that protect AC motors and variable frequency (VFD) drives from electrical disturbances. The LR2 line reactor series adds seven new frame sizes to match all GS, DURApulse and WEG drives. The LR2 Series can also be used with a variety ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect adds Motor Control Relays and Intrinsically Safe Relays

AutomationDirect adds Motor Control Relays and Intrinsically Safe Relays

ProSense® motor control relays from AutomationDirect perform specific protective functions for motors or motor components to ensure proper and more efficient operation. Intrinsically safe relays provide safe and reliable control of loads within hazardous locations. Phase monitor relays provide protection against premature equipment failure caused by faults on 3-phase systems. Phase monitor relays provide protection ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect adds 20 AWG multi-conductor flexible control cable

AutomationDirect adds 20 AWG multi-conductor flexible control cable

Multi-conductor flexible control cable from AutomationDirect is now available in 20 AWG unshielded models with 3 to 25 conductors including ground.  Existing gauge sizes are available from 18 AWG to 10 AWG with 3 to 41 unshielded or shielded conductors including ground wire. The cable’s outer jacket is a flexible, premium grade Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect adds Headless C-more Remote HMI without Attached Display

AutomationDirect adds Headless C-more Remote HMI without Attached Display

Intended for the user who doesn’t require a built-in HMI display, needs a larger display, or would rather strictly use the C-more mobile app, the C-more® EA9 series remote (headless) HMI unit provides all the functionality of an EA9 touch panel without the extra cost of a touchscreen interface. The headless unit supports an HD1280x720 ... Read More
 
Continuous Flexing Profinet Cable from AutomationDirect

Continuous Flexing Profinet Cable from AutomationDirect

DataMax Extreme® Industrial Profinet cables are a two-pair shielded construction with 22AWG twisted pair conductors and 7/30 stranded tinned copper with color coded high-density polyethylene insulation. Shielded constructions include both a tinned copper braid shield and aluminized polyester foil overall shield. The cable’s outer jacket is pressure extruded Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) with excellent moisture, chemical, ... Read More
 
AutomationDirect adds STRIDE Field I/O for Modbus TCP-Capable Systems

AutomationDirect adds STRIDE Field I/O for Modbus TCP-Capable Systems

AutomationDirect’s STRIDE communication products provide reliable connectivity to industrial controllers and field devices. The STRIDE Field I/O family of modules provides a simple and economical means to connect inputs and outputs to a Modbus TCP communications network via Ethernet 10/100 Base-T. Each module operates as a standalone Modbus TCP server, and can be remotely configured ... Read More
 
ProductivityOpen Industrial Open-source Controller (Arduino-compatible) from AutomationDirect

ProductivityOpen Industrial Open-source Controller (Arduino-compatible) from AutomationDirect

The open-source Productivity®Open platform provides all the great features of a standard Arduino plus the added power and reliability of an industrial controller. The processor circuit of the P1AM-100 CPU is designed to mimic the Arduino MKRZero microcontroller. The P1AM-100 is compatible with most available Arduino MKR format shields, and/or the industrially-hardened ProductivityOpen shields, and ... Read More
 
Wenglor 50 x 50mm Rectangular Photoelectric Sensors from AutomationDirect

Wenglor 50 x 50mm Rectangular Photoelectric Sensors from AutomationDirect

Wenglor rectangular 50 x 50 x 20mm photoelectric sensors from AutomationDirect include diffuse with background suppression, retroreflective, retroreflective for transparent objects, and through-beam models. The popular size of these Wenglor sensors makes them ideal as drop-in replacements for other higher-cost rectangular photoelectric sensor brands. Sensing ranges vary from 1200mm for background suppression sensors to 20m ... Read More