Miniature contactor series to switch, control motors
AutomationDirect’s WEG CWC series miniature contactors are designed to switch and control motors and are 35 mm DIN-rail mountable and have IP20-rated housings.
AutomationDirect’s WEG CWC series miniature contactors are designed for switching and controlling motors. The compact dimensions for its IEC current rating, up to 22 A, AC-3 utilization category, allows it to take up less space inside electrical enclosures while still offering up to a powerful 15 hp at 460 V.
Dimensions of the 7 A to 16 A contactors are the same for ac or dc coil voltages. The dc models feature low consumption coils allowing operation directly from a PLC without interface relays. Available in three-pole and four-pole models, contactors are 35 mm DIN-rail mountable and feature IP20-rated housings, self-lifting pressure plates and coil voltage indication.
- Edited by CFE Media. See more Control Engineering sensor and actuator products.
- Events & Awards
- Magazine Archives
- Oil & Gas Engineering
- Salary Survey
- Digital Reports
- Survey Prize Winners
- CFE Edu
Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey