MOTION CONTROL: B&R IndustrialAutomation announced its latest generation of compact, DIN rail mountable power
supplies. This extensive new line ranges from 2.1A single-phase to 40A three-phase and can handle an input voltage range of 100-240V ac for single-phase devices to 400-500V ac for three-phase devices.
B&R power supplies are designed to withstand toughindustrial environments for optimal reliability and fuctionality. They feature a buffer module—a power back-up device which supplies standby voltage during brown—outs or load peaks for a defined period of time. B&R power supplies tolerate ambient temperatures ranging from -25 to +70C and feature short-circuit, overload, and continuous open-circuit protection. They have extensive worldwide agency approvals, such as UL 508, CSA, IEC, and EN, to meet the requirements of OEMs with universal applications.
All B&R power supplies feature sophisticated mounting mechanics for user-friendly installation. They are DIN rail mountable
and feature a well-designed cooling concept for multiple mounting orientations. Wiring is virtually done is seconds thanks to the use of cage clamp terminals easily accessible on the front side of the power supplies.
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