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Customize Omron Sensors with Factory Molded Connectors

Posted December 15, 2011 by Pepper Hastings

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Beginning this week, we can now offer our customer factory molded connectors onto their OMRON sensors. We can add a molded IP67-rated M8 or M12 Connector and custom-length cable onto most Omron 3-wire and 4-wire DC Photoelectric or Proximity
Sensors.

This new program from OMRON lets our customers have a choice of affordable custom sensors with their choice of straight connector type. Ordering custom connectors is  simple
1. Call Innovative-IDM at 877.906.2100 or go to www.innovativeidm.com
2. Relax, we'll take care of the rest.

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OMRON FZ4 True Color Vision System Offers Super-Fast Read

Posted December 9, 2011 by Pepper Hastings

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Omron Industrial Automation recently introduced the FZ4 Vision System, the next generation FZ Series, which has some notable improvements to meet the increasing demand for quality inspection at increased speed.
What’s New?
* 5 megapixel cameras can be used with all FZ4 controllers, from Lite to Super high-speed.
* Remote control functionality added to improve operation efficiency
* One PC controls multiple FZ systems (setting/adjustment)
* Individual control for 2-line, random trigger mode image
* Remote adjustment with non-stop adjustment mode for running line
* New shape search algorithm
* Detailed Inspections using high resolution cameras
* Detection Variation: Low Contrast/Shiny/Hidden/Near/Far
* Compensation for Lens Distortion and Trapezium Distortion
* Faster processor
* FZ4-1100 series: Super high-speed hardware for dual tasks (Dual processors with 2x reading
speed): High Speed mode; Random Trigger mode; Non-Stop Adjust mode; Logging mode
* FZ4-600 series: New lineup makes advanced features in FZ3-700 series standard

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FZ3 Vision Sensor Uses True Color Sensing for Stable, High-Speed Inspections

Posted November 16, 2011 by Vanessa Muse

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Omron has introduced the advanced FZ3 color vision sensor that makes it possible to automate inspection of low-contrast color objects at high speed with reliable results by using true color technology and intelligent cameras.  Omron's Advanced Real Color Sensing (ARCS) engine captures and processes 16.77 million colors, approaching human color perception, and out-performs systems that use monochrome or false-color contrast conversion and analysis methods.  The FZ3 offers up to four-camera capability and true color conversion.  Camera choices include two- and five-mega-pixel models to obtain high resolution images with a greater field of view.   For more information or to order your Omron FZ3, call Innovative-IDM at 877-906-2100 today!

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EtherNet/IP Remote I/O Blocks with Both Short- and Open-Circuit Detection

Posted November 10, 2011 by Vanessa Muse

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Omron hOmron ERT1 Seriesas introduced EtherNet/IP remote I/O blocks (shown left) with both short- and open-circuit detection to reduce troubleshooting time and maintain productivity. Innovative-IDM is a leading distributor for Omron Electronics.

The ERT1 series EtherNet/IP slave I/O blocks are available as high-density, 32-point, in-panel IP20 models with removable cage clamp I/O connections and power connections that simplify installation and servicing.

Water-resistant IP67 rated, 16-point I/O models accept SmartClick and standard M12 connectors for I/O, power, and network connections.  The ERT1 series remote I/O blocks have been conformance tested for interoperability with EtherNet/IP devices from a wide range of suppliers, in addition to Omron's EtherNet/IP masters for CJ and CS series PLCs.  Order your Omron ERT1 Series remote I/O blocks today by calling Innovative-IDM at 877-906-2100.

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Omron 3G3MX2 AC Drives Now Available with EtherNet/IP INterface

Posted November 9, 2011 by Vanessa Muse

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Omron has expanded the industrial communication options for its compact Omron 3G3MX2 AC Drives to simplify integration into production lines and work cells.  The front panel mounting EtherNet/IP communication interface unit (3G3AX-MX2-EIP-A) imparts network slave capabilities to the AC Drives.  The EtherNet/IP interface makes it easy for machine builder OEMs to standardize on 3G3MX2 AC Drives for equipment designed for use in North America.  3G3MX2 AC Drives come with a wide range of network interfaces in addition to EtherNet/IP, including:  EtherCAT, DeviceNet, CompoNet, Profibus-DP, and MECHATROLINK-II.  For more information, or to order your Omron 3G3MX2, call Innovative-IDM at 877-906-2100.

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New Omron E2CY-SD11 Proximity Sensor Amplifier

Posted November 8, 2011 by Vanessa Muse

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New E2CY-SD11 Proximity Sensor Amplifier for Non-Ferrous Metal Detection Offers Digital Display for Simple Setting

Omron Industrial Automation has launched the E2CY-SD11 proximity sensor amplifier with 4-digit display to simplify setup, fine-tuning and monitoring for non-ferrous metal object detection applications.  This model replaces the E2CY-T11 amplifier with bar graph display discontinued at the end of October 2011.  The new amplifier uses the same E2CY sensing heads, including cylindrical, threaded and flat models.  Call Innovative-IDM today at 877-906-2100 to order your Omron E2CY-SD11 Proximity Sensor Amplifier!

Omron E2CY-SD11

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