Switchgear November 2, 2018

Controller – 1970-01-01

The 1ZC DIN rail-type temperature/process controller is designed for precise control of a single control loop with two independent outputs configurable as direct-acting, reverse-acting or alarm. A bidirectional RS-485 serial communications interface is standard and discrete LED displays illuminate whenever associated outputs are active and provide system status.

By Staff
Switchgear March 21, 2018

Full speed in washdown? Not so fast!

Variable frequency drives (VFDs) provide a better way to manage energy and water.

By Ron Crutchfield and Gary Jacott, Motion Industries
Switchgear July 24, 2014

Hole cutting tools

RUKO drill/tap combination bits provide uninterrupted hole drilling, thread tapping and deburring in one bit.

Switchgear April 23, 2013

Shale gas boom fuels rebound in growth for North American Smart Grid equipment market

After three years of decline, the combined North American market for distribution automation hardware and smart electricity meters will resume its expansion in 2015.

By IHS Inc.
Switchgear April 8, 2013

Rotary disconnect switches

Fused and non-fused rotary disconnect switches are available up to 1200A and include open and enclosed options for increased flexibility

Switchgear August 14, 2012

Tools can help identify, solve common motors, drives issues

Motor and drive applications can face problems such as blown fuses or tripped circuit breakers, and equipment can be damaged as a result of moisture, dirt, oil or grease, corrosion, lightning, mishandling, and any conditions beyond what the equipment was designed to handle.

By Hilton Hammond
Switchgear March 13, 2012

Buck-boost transformers

Buck-boost transformer designed to maximize and protect electrical equipment

By AutomationDirect 
Switchgear August 8, 2011

Finding opportunities in risk ensures informed decision-making

While the word “project management” could be described by some as a bland term, in reality, it is a dynamic, creative process.

By Dan Vining, SSOE Group
Switchgear June 14, 2011

Find the right data to justify electrical system upgrades

41% of all respondents in a recent ARC Advisory Group survey cited “lost production” and “failure costs” as the primary justification for projects to upgrade electrical power systems.

By Craig Resnick, ARC Advisory Group
Switchgear February 10, 2011

Explosion proof LED light for low voltage applications

Magnalight adds a two foot low voltage, explosion proof LED light offering 50,000 hours on 12 or 24 volts