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Vision Sensors—Use Cases for Industrial Vision in the Automotive Industry (Part 4)

Learn three examples and the advantages of vision sensors in the automotive industry. The detection of fasteners in automotive construction, optical identification in the high-temperature range, and the detection of components in car body construction are only a few of the use cases for industrial vision in the automotive industry.

By |June 16, 2023|Applications, Industrial Sensors|

Ethernet-APL—8 FAQs about Plant Performance with Digital Communication

Ethernet-APL enables continuous communication and fast data transmission from the field level to the process control system and the cloud. As with all modern technologies, questions also arise. We answer eight frequently asked questions about the plant performance with digital communication and what users should look for when building an Ethernet-APL network.

By |May 31, 2023|Explosion Protection, Industry 4.0, Technologies|

How to Select an Enclosure Protection Vent for Purge and Pressurization Systems

An enclosure protection vent (EPV) is required for purge and pressurization systems. Have you ever wondered why there are several different types of enclosure protection vents for the same purge and pressurization system? In this blog article we will explain why an EPV is required and how to choose the right vent for your purge and pressurization system.

By |May 22, 2023|Explosion Protection|

Vision Sensors—Use Cases for Industrial Vision in Material Handling (Part 3)

Whether it is the adjustment of automated-guided vehicles, the positioning of stack carriers, or the removal control during order picking processes—material handling faces a multitude of challenges. To meet these, Pepperl+Fuchs offers a broad portfolio of vision sensors in material handling. Learn more about three application examples from storage and material handling in this blog article and discover the solution for your industrial vision task.

By |April 25, 2023|Applications, Industrial Sensors|

Vision Sensors—Three Examples for Industrial Vision in Material Handling (Part 2)

Whether control, positioning, or monitoring—the tasks of vision sensors in storage and material handling could hardly be more diverse. Pepperl+Fuchs offers a comprehensive portfolio in the area of industrial vision for the various requirements of these tasks. In this blog article, you will gain insights into three applications for vision sensors in material handling and learn what advantages the products used can also offer for your application.

By |April 13, 2023|Applications, Industrial Sensors|

How to Select the Right Purge and Pressurization System

Selecting the right purge and pressurization system to protect your plant from ignition sources in potentially explosive gas or dust atmospheres can be a challenging task. Learn how to choose a purge and pressurization system considering Class/Division or Zone and the features that fit your application needs.

By |March 31, 2023|Explosion Protection|

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