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Pepperl+Fuchs Podcasts


Pepperl+Fuchs’ TechTalk helps listeners gain an insight into modern automation technologies by focusing on AS-Interface (Actuator Sensor Interface) and its associated safety technology, Safety at Work. TechTalk covers topics that range from hardware selection to installation and maintenance. Control engineers familiar with AS-Interface will get the latest news on specification enhancements, hear about new products, and familiarize themselves with established and cutting-edge troubleshooting methods, tips, and tricks.  Users who are interested in applying these technologies will learn what it takes to set up an AS-Interface system, how Safety at Work improves safety systems, and why those technologies have the potential to save time and money during all phases of a project.

Oct 12, 2014

Common Questions about AS-Interface Part II -- Zach continues to talk about three most common AS-Interface topics he discusses with customers:

  • Cabling options including color (black/yellow), chemical resistance, lengths, and higher diameter options
  • AS-Interface intelligent sensors vs. standard sensors with AS-Interface modules
  • ASiMon software is downloadable for free from the website.  This version is ideal for maintenance and service but does not allow any changes to the configurations