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TACT switch offers joystick functionality
Offering a flexible solution to HMI control functionality the MEC Navimec switch concept offers product designers a circular soft-touch TACT switch with joystick functionality.
Cable entry grommet withstands water ingress
It’s easy as 1-2-3 to install is the claim made for the icotek new KEL-SCDP single cable entry plate, which is now available at Foremost Electronics.
Getting a handle on enclosures and cabinets
More panel-building accessories which suit standard and custom cabinets and enclosures have been added to the Foremost Electronics product range.
Safety solutions use patented technology
A wide range of safety solutions for industrial and construction equipment and services has been introduced by Foremost Electronics.
Encoder boasts rotational life up to 150,000 revolutions
Availability of the new E18 mechanical incremental encoder from ELMA Electronic has been announced by Foremost Electronics. The industry standard footprint E18 product family incorporates all of the features required for the widest range of applications while providing improved performance and manufacturability.
Split EMC cable gland features two grommets
The icotek EMC-KVT-DS, said to be the world’s first split EMC cable gland for preassembled cables of thread size M32 is available at distributor Foremost Electronics. It also provides IP54 protection for use in extreme outdoor conditions.
Online configurator supports custom enclosure design
An area of particular significance for Foremost Electronics is the design and supply of enclosures. Standard moulded plastic and cast metal boxes have largely been replaced by more aesthetically pleasing modular enclosures and the world of industry standard 19in. racks has been transformed.
Hygienic cable entry plate prevents contamination
Availability of the icotec cable entry plate KEL-DPZ 16 has been announced by Foremost Electronics. The KEL-DPZ 16 fits outbreaks that are standardised for 16-pin heavy-duty connectors. The hygienic design does not create any niches which may collect contamination.
Harsh environment connectors handle up to 32A
Availability of the latest additions to the Binder 696 Series of HEC (Harsh Environment Connector) series of connectors designed specifically for outdoor use has been announced by Foremost Electronics. A power connector designed to handle up to 32A at a rated voltage of 600V is available in both cable and panel mount formats and comes with 4+PE silver plated male or female contacts.
Industrial switches meet CE, UL and CCC standards
The IDEC CW range of pushbutton switches, pilot lights, selector and key switches are available at Foremost Electronics in an ergonomic, modern and complementary design. With a standard bushing of 22mm and many customisation possibilities, each product benefits from 50 years of experience to create the latest IDEC range of 22mm industrial switches which incorporate the latest technologies and modern design with CE, UL and CCC recognition.
The EMC cable gland alternative blocks EMI disturbances
Essex based specialist distributor of electromechanical components, Foremost Electronics, now offers the icotek EMC-KEL cable entry system which claims to be a cost effective alternative to expensive EMC cable glands as a means to divert and block conducted and field bound EMI disturbances.
DIN-rail power supplies are space-savers
The IDEC PS5R Series of space saving DIN-Rail mounted switch mode power supplies offering 5V, 12V, and 24V outputs at up to 10A is available at Foremost Electronics. The slim fitting enclosure sizes range from 22.5mm to 60mm with optional brackets for panel mounting.
Switches, connectors and cabinets line up for EDS
Products representing blue-chip manufacturers including Binder, MEC, NKK, Schroff, Fibox, Storm, Elma, Thermodisc, Blore Edwards, Mentor, IDEC and Icotek will be displayed by Foremost Electronics at the Electronic Design Show 2018 at the Ricoh Stadium in Coventry (October 17-18).
LED indicators are directly mountable on equipment
LED surface mount indicators from IDEC are available from distributor Foremost Electronics. The LH1D LED Spider Lights are a slim and stylish design ideal for mounting on the surface of equipment or panels and offer excellent visibility from the front and the side.
IDEC LH1D series surface mount LED indicators
Essex based distributor of electromechanical components Foremost Electronics, has announced the introduction the latest LED surface mount indicators from IDEC. The LH1D series of LED Spider Lights are a slim and stylish design ideal for mounting on the surface of equipment or panels and offer excellent visibility from the front and the side.
Nine series of emergency stop switches from IDEC
Foremost Electronics has announced the introduction of 9 new emergency stop switches from the IDEC e-stop series. The new products include the IDEC XA, X6, XN1E/5E, XN4E, EU2B, FB1W, XW, HW and YW product ranges. Emergency stop switches are required in virtually all markets, from industrial and process control, to medical applications, consumer, transportation and agriculture.
Connector enables simple, flexible cable installation
Availability of two new M12 connectors from Binder has been announced by Foremost Electronics. The new panel mounted Series 763 male M12 connector is an A-coded square flange male connector and is uniquely positionable and lockable which makes the installation of cables a simple and flexible operation.
Light guide/light pipe systems meet LED design challenges
UK customers can now buy MENTOR flexible light guide/light pipe systems from Foremost Electronics. MENTOR designs and manufactures LED displays providing precision optics that precisely manage the light emitted from the latest powerful LEDs.
High power connector solution for harsh environments
It has been announced by Foremost Electronics, that the latest addition to the Binder HEC (Harsh Environment Connector) series of connectors designed specifically for outdoor use is available. The new Series 696 HEC power connector is capable of handling up to 32A at a rated voltage of 600V and is available in both cable and panel mount formats with 4+PE silver plated male or female contacts.
Power connector copes with harsh environments
The latest addition to the Binder HEC (Harsh Environment Connector) series of connectors designed specifically for outdoor use is on sale at Foremost Electronics. The Series 696 HEC power connector power connector is capable of handling up to 32A at a rated voltage of 600V and is available in both cable and panel mount formats with 4+PE silver plated male or female contacts.