Shaltz Automation will be closed on Monday,
September 2nd, in observance of Labor Day
Shaltz Automation Becomes a Cognex Partner

Shaltz Automation is pleased to announce our partnership with Cognex.

Cognex Corporation  is the world’s leading provider of vision systems, vision software, vision sensors and industrial ID readers used in manufacturing automation.
Machine Vision

Cognex In-Sight® 2D vision systems  are unmatched in their ability to inspect, identify and guide parts. These self-contained, industrial-grade vision systems combine a library of advanced vision tools with high-speed image acquisition and processing.
Industrial ID Readers

Cognex DataMan  industrial, image-based barcode readers decode 1D and 2D codes. Industry-leading read rates, advanced technology, modular options, and easy setup in both fixed-mount and handheld readers.

Festo Valve Manifold VTUG
With multi-pin or fieldbus connections
The VTUG valve manifold is compact and universal, with high flow rates. Optimized valve manifold variants are available for installation in control cabinets, with manifold rail for increased corrosion protection. A hot swap function enables pneumatic valve replacement without interruptions to the ongoing process.

Quickly connected to all commonly available fieldbuses: the valve terminal VTUG plug-in, as a new family member of the VG series, is electrically modular and pneumatically flexible. The VTUG plug-in offers a simple and inexpensive fieldbus connection for all standard fieldbuses and Ethernet as well as IO-Link.

Universal Robots Collaborative Robots
5 Myths about Cobots Debunked
 Collaborative robots, otherwise known as cobots, have wowed the robotics industry with their unique capabilities representing some of the most exciting advancements in robotic technology today.
Yet there are still a lot of misconceptions about what cobots actually do – and more importantly what they "don’t" do. 
To help clear up the confusion, we put together this quick animated narrative, debunking the five most common cobot myths:
Electronic Circuit Breakers for Universal Use
Simple, space-saving distribution
The PTCB electronic circuit breakers are ideal for simple, space-saving potential distribution. The narrow, single-channel devices can be combined easily with the CLIPLINE complete terminal block system. You can choose between adjustable or fixed nominal current variants. PTCB offers flexible use and reduction of inventory due to adjustable current values on each device for a wide range of applications.

  • 6 mm overall width
  • Using an LED display with traffic light colors to record the operating state
  • Individually adjustable from 1 through 8 A
  • Fixed nominal current variants with 2, 4, and 6 A
  • Meets the requirements in accordance with NEC Class 2

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