Banner Wireless Solution Kit Overview

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Mar 6, 2019 9:06:08 AM

 Banner Engineering’s Wireless Solution Kit enables monitoring of parameters such as vibrations and temperature, forming the basis for predictive maintenance applications. The technology hosts simple construction, easy installation and wireless networking, enabling plant engineers to collect remote data and visualize it through warnings and alarms.

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Topics: Banner Engineering

Banner Engineering Machine Safety: AG4 Safety Laser Scanners

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Feb 12, 2019 8:29:40 AM

Laser scanners serve as a safeguarding mechanism in places where normal devices such as emergency plungers and pushbuttons aren’t viable. The technology used within laser scanners is called “time-of-flight”, which involves the scanner calculating the position of the object based on the time taken by the laser to travel back.

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Topics: Safety Devices & Software, Machine Safety, Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology

Banner Engineering SolutionsKit9-Vibe: Wireless Vibration Solution Kit

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Jan 14, 2019 10:44:42 AM

Banner Engineering possesses a wide arsenal of automation components sufficient to fulfill all major monitoring, control and automation needs of the factory floor. One such offering is the SolutionsKit9-Vibe, a bundled package that includes:

  • Wireless Vibration Solution Kit, 900MHz
  • Polycarbonate enclosure
  • DXM100 pre-programmed module for vibration
  • Touchscreen HMI
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Topics: Banner Engineering

What Status Do Temperature & Vibration Sensors Hold in the Technological Regime of Today?

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Jan 7, 2019 9:10:55 AM

As we move ahead towards an across-the-board adoption of Industry 4.0 and its associated technologies, the importance of sensory equipment is becoming increasingly paramount. Sensors bridge the gap between the physical and the digital world, turning raw data into useful information that can be acted upon and used in a plethora of ways. 

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Topics: Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology, Sensors

Banner Engineering 14/30 Series Safety Light Curtains

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Nov 13, 2018 11:18:56 AM

 Safety Light Curtains are an essential part of any plant floor utilizing robotics
and automation equipment, protecting personnel from injury while reducing
downtime due to associated faults.

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Topics: Safety Devices & Software, Banner Engineering

Banner Q4X Photoelectric Sensors – What Benefits does it Bring to the Plant floor?

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Oct 18, 2018 10:57:17 AM

Banner has an impressive portfolio of photoelectric sensors, offering over 12000 different types of sensors, that are in use in almost all Fortune 500 companies in endless applications.

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Topics: LED Lighting, Banner Engineering, Sensors

Emergency Stop and Stop Controllers

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Oct 15, 2018 3:59:59 PM

 

Ever been in one of those situations where you wished you just had a ‘pause’ button? Accidents on the plant floor can cause irreparable damage to equipment and personnel that can adversely affect your company’s productivity, profitability and safety.

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Topics: Machine Safety, productivity, Banner Engineering, robotics, profitability

Banner Engineering Machine Safety: Safety Relays

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Aug 3, 2018 9:21:26 AM

Safety relays are control devices that sit between safety equipment and machines, activated either forcefully through a signal or by setting a physical parameter threshold. In industrial environments, safety is key to a productive plant floor. Devices such as safety relays allow activities to continue without the risk of injury or incidents.

Banner Engineering maintains a comprehensive portfolio of Safety Relays built for every situation, condition, and requirement. No matter what the application, Banner Engineering has the right safety relay for your shop.

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Topics: Safety Devices & Software, Machine Safety, Banner Engineering, Industrial Wireless Technology

Banner Engineering Lighting and Indicators: Vision Lighting

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Aug 1, 2018 9:57:29 AM

Vision Lighting completes Banner Engineering’s vast portfolio of safety lights and indicators. Lighting particular areas can be tricky without the proper equipment. Vision lighting with LED fixtures alleviate this problem by illuminating a specific area with solutions made for a variety of lighting needs. Built for adding contrast to the workplace, Banner Engineering’s Vision Lighting can greatly boost productivity, bring down safety-related incidents, and add life to the workplace.

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Topics: LED Lighting, Banner Engineering

Banner Engineering Lighting and Indicators: LED Indicators

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Jul 30, 2018 10:34:47 AM

In an industrial setting, lighting is of paramount importance, regardless of the required purpose. Even something as little as light indication is vital, as one missed warning can lead to wide-scale catastrophe. LED indicators help prevent these warnings from being missed.

Banner Engineering offers LED indicators ranging from those suitable for daylight to those that emit multiple colors. With rugged designs, easy installation, and flexible operation, Banner’s indicators provide an excellent solution for your safety and indicator needs.

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Topics: Controls, Banner Engineering, Sensors

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