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News Archive 2014

The product finder sensors is now online  


In November 2014, the "Product Finder for Sensors" will be launched. From then on, it will be much faster and easier for purchasers as well as automation and mechanical engineers to find the right sensor.

Low current PIR sensor solution for wireless applications!  


Wireless connections of sensors and control units are becoming more and more important.

Laser distance sensor at a top price  


Positioning, position measuring, and presence detection with 10µm repeatability.

All functions on board – our innovative light curtains  


A multitude of complex systems need to be integrated in a production line in order to guarantee the safety of staff. Light curtains play an important role when it comes to protecting humans against moving parts of machines.

Active Optical Connector: The easy way of high-speed data transmission  


The V series achieves a high-speed optical fiber connection in electronic devices by using an electric connector.

LowCxR PhotoMOS for load voltages up to 100V  


Panasonic's new Low CxR PhotoMOS can be used for load voltages up to 100V and come in either VSSOP and SSOP housings.

One product – many possibilities: Monitoring energy with the KW9M-A (Advanced)  


This new multifunctional Eco-POWER METER allows you to continuously optimize the energy efficiency as well as monitor the power quality – and of course in compliance with the highest industrial standards!

Subminiature switch with a long stroke - Panasonic's ASQM  


Panasonic Electric Works has expanded the switches family by the new subminiature switch ASQM.

Latching type DZ relay from Panasonic  


Panasonic's DZ relay was specially developed for use in smart meters. To save energy, a latching type relay is required. This way, the main power supply from the energy supplier to the consumer can be switched on/off remotely.

Miniature photoelectric sensors in the medical technology industry  


In the production plants in the medical technology industry, many different kinds of objects need to be moved, rotated, lifted, and placed.

MINAS A5B – EtherCAT servo drives for open communication  


Panasonic servo drives now come with an Ethernet interface for the open network EtherCAT, which enables real-time communication between master and slaves.

High-power switch for up to 160kW DC  


Not only in the automotive industry, but also in the energy supply industry for both large and small energy providers, the number of high-power DC applications is on the rise.

The TX relay from Panasonic: a universal signal relay  


The relays from Panasonic's TX series belong to the standard telecommunication relays.

Safety light curtain: Safety class 4 with polycarbonate or aluminum – it's your choice!  


To further promote the safety technology, Panasonic not only focuses on quality but also on new and innovative technologies which are not yet established on the markets.

Panasonic's DW-H latching relay: Strong performance at a great price  


With the new DW-H relay Panasonic launches a product developed specifically for the needs of building automation, modern lighting technology with LED and halogen systems for high inrush currents.

MINAS LIQI: the inexpensive servo driver solution  


Compared with stepping motors, asynchronous motors or pneumatic solutions, the MINAS LIQI series offers many advantages as far as reliability, speed, or precise positioning are concerned.