The drives and motors catalogue includes the Product Quickfinder, an easy-to-read table that helps you produce a shortlist of drives and motors for your application from among the large number of products in the ABB range. To make it easier to find the correct equipment, the catalogue also includes The Featurefinder, helping users home-in on exactly the right product features to fit specific applications.
For those that need further advice, there is a page of contact details of all ABB Drives Alliance and ABB Motor Service Partners.
Eliminating the need to remove the wall socket faceplate, the compact and robust SB13 enables electricians to safely and quickly make tests at wall socket outlets. Providing good connection to the wiring installation using standard 4mm test probes, R2 and R1 and R2 measurements are quickly identified, saving electricians valuable time and money.
Suitable for use with any meter having industry standard 4mm plugs, the SB13 from Martindale Electric speeds up periodic 17th edition testing and Part P testing of electrical installations.
Toray Textiles Europe, a world leader in textile manufacturing has launched an innovative high visibility heat and flame resistant fabric. ThermGuard High Visibility has been designed to ensure workers are highly conspicuous as well as protected against thermal hazards. This revolutionary fabric, with international patent pending, has been developed in collaboration with customers and end users, fibre and chemical manufacturers and independent laboratories to ensure outstanding quality and comfort is coupled with enhanced performance.
The new consumer unit’s dual RCD 4+4 configuration is particularly suited to smaller properties such as flats, where space is limited. This ensures smaller residential and light commercial properties can still benefit from the features of the Qwikline range without losing too much space to their consumer unit.
The Safety Compendium, which was compiled by a committee of machinery safety experts at Pilz that includes engineers, lawyers and academics, is intended as an overview or technical guide for those keen to learn more about the application of functional safety standards to machinery and all its other associated aspects.
Available to download or as a hard copy, the 200-page compendium is the successor to Pilz’s ‘Machinery Safety’ book. The Safety Compendium addresses a number of topics, including laws, directives and standards (including the new Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC); safeguards and other protective equipment; safety control technology; safety-related communications; and safe motion control. Section 2.3 of the guide includes a comparison of the old and new Machinery Directives, highlighting the differences between the two.
Surge-Trap SPDs feature a failsafe design that protects them against disruptive, dissipative and destructive damage caused by transient surges in low-voltage equipment.
Intelliconnect (Europe), a specialist manufacturer of Coaxial and Triaxial RF connectors, have gone live with a new website www.intelliconnect.co.uk which supports their extensive product range, custom design capabilities and growing worldwide sales.
Intelliconnect use UK sourced components to manufacture a wide range of standard and custom RF connectors, suitable for industrial, medical, MIL and aerospace, marine, oil and gas and general microwave markets.
“Intelliconnect has grown rapidly during the last eight years.” Claims Roy Phillips, managing director. “And we have established a reputation for being able to offer very attractive lead times, exceptional customer service and competitive pricing for high volume requirements. Opening our own design facility in USA has added to our success and we needed to provide our customers with a more user-friendly and comprehensive web site to provide better information on our standard products and custom design capabilities”
Newly announced by APC by Schneider Electric, a global leader in integrated critical power and cooling services, the MGE Galaxy 300 UPS system.
The Galaxy 300 provides a simplified and reliable solution for protecting small and medium businesses, commercial buildings and technical facilities. It offers reliable power protection and a robust and easy to install system at the best price to performance ratio.