Drives and Control Solutions

Motors, Control Solutions, Power Transmission and Advanced Motion Technology

BR powerpanel 400April 10, 2019

B&R presents ultra-thin Power Panels for swing arm systems

B&R now offers its Power Panel operator panels for swing arm mounting. The compact terminals feature all-round IP67 protection and are perfectly suited for use right at the machine. The devices are available in widescreen format in five sizes from 5.0" to 21.5". With an embedded browser, Power Panel T50 Field HMI terminals are well-suited for displaying web-based HMI applications with mapp View.

The devices are either 16.5 or 26 mm deep, depending on the display diagonal, and designed for mounting on a swing arm, where they can be easily swiveled into the operator's preferred position. The Power Panels can also be installed on VESA mounting units. The FT50 terminals have a Power over Ethernet (PoE) connection, which means only a single cable provides both power supply and network communication.

Easy operation

Power Panels are easy to configure and perfectly complement a high-end machine design. The multi-touch technology makes it possible to integrate commonly used gestures like swiping and zooming for intuitive, clearly structured user guidance. The projected capacitive touch screen responds precisely and reliably, even when operated while wearing thick leather gloves.

The right info at the right time

With a Power Panel FT50 running a web-based mapp View HMI application, operators have access to the information they need, when and where they need it. mapp View allows automation engineers to create easy-to-use HMI solutions without any background in HTML5, CSS or JavaScript programming. With just a few clicks they can set up features like two-hand confirmation for critical operations.

Go HERE for more information

Changing Scene

  • Prev
EcoStruxure Machine Advisor is a cloud-based services platform which allows machine manufacturers ...
Reserve your spot now for Facing a World of Water Under Pressure       ...
Beckhoff Automation has announced a new machine learning (ML) solution that is seamlessly ...
“HANNOVER MESSE 2019 showed that it is the world’s most important platform for all ...
JMP Solutions, industrial technology partner to the Fortune 1000, has announced they achieved the ...
GE Healthcare and Rockwell Automation are combining their automation, IT and single-use solution ...

Parker whitepaper 400Innovative machine design is integral to the success of any machine builder. Smart machine design serves innovators with the reward of optimized space on the plant floor, considerable savings on components and installation, inherent safety by design and oh yes, it must meet the functional needs of the ever changing application. One machine will have multiple different speed and load requirements. A sound understanding of the components used in machine design is fundamental, knowledge of current machinery safety standards as well as an understanding in the desired outcome of the machines function. Read More

 

 

Peers & Profiles

  • Prev
After attending Georgian College in Barrie, Ontario for Electrical Engineering Technology and ...
At 68-years young, David is a veteran of the industry, spending the majority of his 40-year career ...
In 2015, Vector Drive Systems (Port Coquitlam, BC) and Advanced Drive Systems (Maple Ridge, BC), ...
JMP Solutions is a leader in industrial automation and technology, headquartered in London, ...
Bill Maki is a 51-year-old Electrical Engineer from Thunder Bay, Ontario working as a Control ...
Every story has a beginning.  Welcome to the world of innovations and progress. Over 90 years ...
In a recent sit-down Drives & Controls Solutions was able to learn a little about ...
Recently Panel Builder & Systems Integrator was invited to Rittal Canada’s Head ...
As our population grows and consumers continue to rely on technology for both essentials and ...
Few industrial innovations have weathered the years as well as heavy duty connectors. What was ...

Latest Articles

  • Prev
Smarter, easier, cleaner… When a person looks at how everything has changed over time, it ...
Safe Distance in Machine Design When machine safeguarding is used one of the most relevant ...
The metric system of units was introduced for the first time in 1793 during the French Revolution ...
  As many know the annual Hannover Messe trade fair was held in Germany at the beginning of ...
As modern pneumatic components become more complex knowing what to look for in plant becomes ...
  It can be a scary moment on the plant floor: A machine starts shrieking and shaking so ...
  The speed / torque gradient is an indicator of a motor’s performance. The ...
  A material handling application is generating about $1,500 per year in electrical savings ...
  Innovative machine design is integral to the success of any machine builder. Smart ...
  Turbines have traditionally been used to drive processing machines, but here we focus ...

Rittal & EPLAN Pump out a Powerful Solution for Metro Vancouver

Kerrwil Publications

538 Elizabeth Street, Midland,Ontario, Canada L4R2A3 +1 705 527 7666
©2019 All rights reserved

Use of this Site constitutes acceptance of our Privacy Policy (effective 1.1.2016)
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Kerrwil