May 26, 2013
While the "Consortium" Safety Monitor was an important milestone in the proliferation of AS-Interface Safety at Work, users demanded the ability to solve larger and more complex applications. Tim and Helge talk about the advantages and advanced features of these newer Safety Monitors.
May 19, 2013
Safety at Work has been available for over 10 years. Today, Tim and Helge talk about the various iterations of the "Consortium" Safety Monitor, developed by a group of companies that include Pepperl+Fuchs, Allen-Bradley Guardmaster, Siemens, and Schneider Electric to name only a few, and the major changes that have...
May 12, 2013
In the last few episodes, Tim and Helge started introducing Safety at Work, the safety technology that uses AS-Interface as its communication backbone. Starting this week, TechTalk will cover the various generations of Safety Monitors starting with the first unit frequently called "Consortium Monitor."
May 5, 2013
Using a safety-rated input module, any kind of safety device with dry contact or electronic safe output can connect to AS-Interface Safety at Work. AS-Interface suppliers also offer safety equipment like e-stops and protective door switches with integrated safety electronics.