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Rockwell Helps Machine Builders Design Safer Machines

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Cabe Atwell
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Re: ROCKWELL AND MACHINE BUILDERS
Cabe Atwell   6/18/2014 11:17:07 PM
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Safer for the field tech to install.. rather, simpler, night be more to the point.

Elizabeth M
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Elizabeth M   4/24/2014 6:04:47 AM
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Thanks for your comment, bobjengr. I've written a few stories about safety and perhaps you've seen those, too. It is a very important issue, as your personal experience shows. i'm happy to know that this device will be worthwhile for machine builders.

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ROCKWELL AND MACHINE BUILDERS
bobjengr   4/21/2014 7:51:51 PM
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Excellent Post Elizabeth.  I design and build work cells to automate manufacturing processes.  This device will definitely fit into the work I do and allow troubleshooting to boot.  As you know, OSHA has a lockout/tagout requirement for all electrical boxes supplying voltage to machinery and equipment.  The Rockwell device will add an additional safety feature to automated equipment and allow for a computer interface.  It definitely complements the overall design.   Again, great post. 

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ease of implementation
naperlou   4/18/2014 1:24:45 PM
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Elizabeth, safety is always a concern.  It is useful to make it easier to implement.  This looks like a good device.

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