SMC EX600 EtherCat Compatible Valve Interface Input/Ouput Module

EX600, Input/Output Unit The EX600 serial interface offers a full suite of diagnostics and programmable parameters to meet the most stringent requirements. The EX600 offers excellent flexibility including digital input, digital output and analog input unit options. With the use of D-sub output blocks, a maximum of 9 remote D-sub manifolds can be attached to … Continued

SMC JXC*1 Ethernet/IP Compatible Stepper Motor Controller

JXC*1, Step Motor Controller, Fieldbus Direct Input Type for LEY The JXC*1 is a single axis controller for LE’s 24VDC step motors compatible with several fieldbus protocols including Ethernet/IP™ fieldbus. Actuator motors can be operated by calling a line of step data or by direct numerical instruction, each possible over the network.  Further fieldbus compatible functions … Continued

SMC Introduces New IZS4 Bar Type Ionizer for Static Electricity Control

IZS40/41/42, Bar Type Ionizer (Standard, Feedback Sensor and Dual AC Types) The IZS4 family is SMC’s 3rd generation of bar ionizers. Bar ionizers generate a curtain of static eliminating ions effective for a distance up to 2000mm / 6.5 ft. The family includes the standard IZS40 model, the IZS41 with feedback or auto balance sensor … Continued

Tech Tip: Most Common Causes of Contactor Chatter and Noise

  QUESTION: What are the possible reasons for unexpected noise coming from the contactor? ANSWER: Chatter, humming or buzzing coming from a contactor indicates a problem and should be investigated. Here are three common issues that could cause unexpected noises from an installed contactor.   The control voltage supplying the coil is not in the … Continued

SMC Introduces New ITVH High Pressure Electro-Pneumatic Regulator

SMC ITVH High Pressure Electro-Pneumatic Regulator Features: Maximum supply pressure: 3.0 MPa Set pressure range: 0.2 to 2.0 MPa Stepless control of air pressure up to 2.0 MPa Stability: ±1% F.S. or less Power consumption: 3 W or less Maximum flow rate: 3000 L /min (ANR) Applications Include: Tension Control Electronic Pilot Control of High … Continued

Omron Introduces New NX1P Machine Automation Controller with Built-In Motion Control Capability, EtherCAT, and Ethernet-IP

Machine Automation Controller – NX1P     NX1P is a powerful all-in-one controller in the sysmac platform designed to manage advanced motion, networking, IO and onsite IoT in a compact entry model. Connect local IO to reduce cabinet size and expand to adjacent technologies such as Vision and Safety using this groundbreaking CPU. Integrated sequence control … Continued

Pearse Bertram Appointed Full Line Omron-STI Distributor for New England!

We are pleased to announce our appointment as a full-line Omron-STI distributor covering all of the New England states. OSTI is the premier industrial safety line in the industry. With products ranging from safety interlock door switches to light curtains to full blown safety network controllers, OSTI has the most extensive and highest quality offering … Continued

Pearse Bertram’s Streamline Division Receives UL508A Certification

We are pleased to announce that our Streamline Division has received UL508A certification for the design and building of UL certified industrial control panels. The UL Mark is one of the most recognized, accepted and trusted symbols in the world. It means that a not-for-profit, independent laboratory has tested samples of our products to safety requirements. … Continued

Pearse Bertram Receives ISO 9001-2008 Certification From TÜV Rheinland

Pearse Bertram announced today that the company has renewed its ISO certification and has achieved ISO 9001-2008 status. Pearse Bertram has also chosen TÜV Rheinland as its independent auditor for its quality management system. The new ISO registration certificate is available on-line in the Certification/Standards area of our website. Receiving ISO 9001-2008 registration with TÜV … Continued