Motors & Drives April 1, 2019

WEG CFW300 by AutomationDirect

The WEG CFW300 variable frequency drive is a high-performance VFD for three-phase induction motors.

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Mechanical & Electrical July 10, 2017

Precision limit switches

The precision limit/position switches are designed to be mounted in tight locations and have a 4mm diameter barrel.

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Mechanical & Electrical May 31, 2017

Potable water solenoid valves

The NS-Series National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) certified potable water solenoid valves can be mounted in any position and a spring-loaded plunger assures positive shutoff.

By AutomationDirect
Plant Automation May 4, 2017

Industrial Ethernet switches – 2017-05-04

The Stride SE2 Series of managed industrial Ethernet switches offer more connectivity choices for Ethernet applications and provide Modbus TCP and EtherNet/IP management capability.

By AutomationDirect
Vision and Discrete Sensors February 16, 2017

Digital pressure sensors

The EPS ProSense line of digital pressure sensors are designed for industrial pressure measurement and indication in both gas and liquid applications.

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Wireless February 3, 2017

Industrial Ethernet switches – 2017-02-03

The Stride Unmanaged Industrial Ethernet Switches are designed with 16 ports and provide reliable connectivity in applications too tough for commercial grade switches in the industrial environment.

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Maintenance Strategy November 2, 2016

Control and signaling devices

Control and signaling devices include pushbuttons, selector switches, and indicator lights to prevent cross contamination particularly in machines that process raw goods.

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Mechanical & Electrical October 20, 2016

Self-adjusting crimping tools

The self-adjusting crimping tools are designed for insulated and non-insulated ferrules, and adjust to wires sizes from 26 to 8AWG.

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Mechanical & Electrical October 10, 2016

Portable cords for power connections

Type SOOW and SJOOW flexible power cables feature multiple conductors used for electrical power connections requiring flexibility and resistance to many environmental factors.

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Plant Automation October 6, 2016

Print mark contrast sensors

The Datalogic S8 series print mark contrast sensors are designed to detect the difference in the wavelength of the reflected light between a target mark and background.

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Mechanical & Electrical October 3, 2016

Cable glands for securing electrical equipment

Bimed cable glands are designed to secure wire or cable to electrical equipment while providing strain relief and protection from dust, dirt, and liquids.

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Plant Automation September 20, 2016

Proximity sensor series

The Contrinex DW-series of extended and triple-distance proximity sensors are available in 30mm cylindrical and 20mm rectangular styles.

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Mechanical & Electrical September 2, 2016

Fork sensor series with red light and laser models

The PS series fork sensors are offered in visible red light and laser models and the rugged metal one-piece construction is designed for constant alignment.

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Safety & PPE August 22, 2016

Polycarbonate enclosures

The Integra polycarbonate enclosures are lightweight, making them easier to carry and install and feature high impact resistance of up to 900 inch-pounds.

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Environmental Health August 8, 2016

AutomationDirect extends RHINO power supply line

AutomationDirect’s RHINO PSB series of DIN rail power supplies includes the PSB48-480S single-phase input, 48VDC output power supply.

By AutomationDirect
Vision and Discrete Sensors July 29, 2016

Magnetic proximity sensors

AutomationDirect expands magnetic proximity sensor line.

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Mechanical & Electrical July 25, 2016

Liquid-tight flexible conduit

The Liquatite conduit is designed for a wide range of uses in the electrical industry, including motors, lighting, electric signs, elevators, pools/fountains, enclosure connections, and more.

By AutomationDirect
Mechanical & Electrical July 15, 2016

Micro Ethernet communication module

AutomationDirect’s C-more Micro line of operator interfaces includes the EA-ECOM communication expansion module.

By AutomationDirect
Plant Automation July 8, 2016

Enclosures with additional NEMA 3R and NEMA 12 models.

AutomationDirect has expanded its line of Hubbell Wiegmann enclosures with additional NEMA 3R and NEMA 12 models.

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Mechanical & Electrical June 16, 2016

Helical gearboxes for line of motor products

AutomationDirect’s IronHorse line of motor products now includes helical gearboxes which provide quiet startup and smooth operation in applications such as conveyors, packaging machines, rotary tables, and more.

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Material Handling June 7, 2016

ZIPport line of wiring products

ZIPport line of wiring products includes Mini Size 1 cables, cordsets, field-wireable connectors, T-couplers and bulkhead receptacles.

By AutomationDirect
Plant Automation June 7, 2016

Electrical wire line expansion

AutomationDirect has expanded its line of electrical wire for industrial applications to include 20-gauge MTW wire with heat and moisture-resistant, color-coded or striped, insulating PVC jackets.

By AutomationDirect
Mechanical & Electrical May 9, 2016

Analog to relay limit alarm modules

AutomationDirect’s new FC-series analog to relay limit alarm modules are field configurable for a variety of alarm and control applications.

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Safety & PPE April 20, 2016

Productivity series controllers equipped with multiple communications ports

P3-550E high-performance CPU is equipped with multiple communications ports, including two USB, two Ethernet, one RS-232 and one RS-485.

By AutomationDirect
Electrical, Power April 19, 2016

Digital panels

ProSense line of digital panels is a cost-effective solution to display analog process, temperature, load cell, and potentiometer inputs.

By AutomationDirect
Safety Standards April 15, 2016

Metal ratchets for use in tight areas

The Wera Zyklop metal ratchets feature a 72-tooth ratchet mechanism with low return angle of 5 degrees to allow for fast and precise work in small spaces.

By AutomationDirect
Plant Automation February 9, 2016

DC to DC converters for harsh conditions

The PSE Series of DC to DC converters provides reliable power source for sensitive loads in industrial process controls, factory automation, and other industrial environments.

By AutomationDirect
Mechanical & Electrical January 6, 2016

Low-resolution analog modules

Productivity2000 programmable controllers are low-resolution analog modules are designed for cost-conscious applications.

By AutomationDirect
System Integration October 15, 2015

Double-acting air cylinders

G-Series double-acting air cylinders ideal for use in product packaging, food processing, and high-speed product manufacturing applications.

By AutomationDirect
Mechanical & Electrical October 2, 2015

Cutting tools for metallic objects

Ruko cutting tools include high speed steel jobber length drill bits, internal and external thread chasers, knockout punch kits, grinders, and rotary burrs.

By AutomationDirect
Mechanical & Electrical September 6, 2015

Fittings and flow control valves for pneumatic cylinders

Nitra pneumatic G-thread fittings and flow control valves provide accurate airflow regulation for precise speed control of pneumatic cylinders.

By AutomationDirect
Vision and Discrete Sensors August 23, 2015

Interlocking safety switches for machine guards

IDEM INCH and MK1 series of interlocking safety switches are designed to fit leading edge, hinged, or lift-off machine guards.

By AutomationDirect
Mechanical & Electrical August 14, 2015

Liquid-tight connectors for indoor and outdoor locations

RACO liquid-tight connectors for metallic liquid-tight conduit and Type B flexible non-metallic liquid-tight conduit in outdoor or indoor locations.

By AutomationDirect
Electrical, Power August 8, 2015

Enclosures for protecting electrical components

The Ultimate series of enclosures protect electrical and electronic components from harsh environments.

By AutomationDirect
Electrical, Power July 21, 2015

Hub-style servo gearboxes

The design and hub-style output is ideal for equipment that requires high-speed, high-precision indexing movement.

By AutomationDirect
Safety & PPE June 23, 2015

Emergency stop control station pushbuttons

The emergency stop control stations have a lid safety trip.

By AutomationDirect
Environmental Health June 11, 2015

Flow transmitters

These flow transmitters monitor liquid media and provide an analog output proportional to flow rate for various flow applications.

By AutomationDirect
Cybersecurity April 15, 2015

Configuration software

The C-more HMI configuration software version 6.0 delivers more functionality, more usability and more value.

By AutomationDirect
Electrical, Power March 25, 2015

Electromechanical relays for control panels

The 750R series relays are 10 amp general purpose comes with an octal base design and 1500 vrms open contact dielectric strength.

By AutomationDirect
Safety Standards February 20, 2015

Flexible pneumatic fittings

The NITRA fittings are constructed with thermoplastic bodies and stass steel tube gripping claws.

By AutomationDirect
Mechanical & Electrical February 16, 2015

Short-body inductive proximity sensors

PN series inductive proximity sensors are IP 69K-rated short-body sensors with metal housings.

By AutomationDirect
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance July 15, 2014

Right-angle servo gear reducers

AutomationDirect's SureGear line of precision servo gearboxes has expanded to include right-angle gear reducers.

By AutomationDirect
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Switchgear March 13, 2012

Buck-boost transformers

Buck-boost transformer designed to maximize and protect electrical equipment

By AutomationDirect
December 1, 2011

Basic soft starters

Stellar SR33 series

By AutomationDirect