This means that the majority of sensor types available on the market can utilize the benefits of the IO-Link without any special modification, facilitating integration in the central diagnosis and detection of errors, for example.
The sensor adapter can detect both measure rapid counting processes up to five kilohertz as well as switching frequencies, thus also making it suitable for open and closed-loop control of agitators or oscillating conveyors. Since it is so versatile, the compact IO-Link Adapter PX130C makes additional speed monitors and counter modules in the control cabinet superfluous, and there is also no need for extra rotary encoders for speed detection and rotational direction recognition.
Gerhard Stauss | Siemens Industry
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