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News Items About AutomationDirect

1 AutomationDirect Expands Pneumatic Components (August 13, 2013)
AutomationDirect’s NITRA line of pneumatics products has been extended to include more models of air preparation components (FRL), ...

2 AutomationDirect and the Boy Scouts Launch New Merit Badge (August 1, 2013)
AutomationDirect.com has teamed up with the Boy Scouts of America to inform and inspire the nation’s youth about programming. The 2...

3 AutomationDirect Expands Safety Switch Line (April 18, 2013)
AutomationDirect has expanded its line of safety products with additional tongue interlock and cable-pull safety switches. Tongue operate...

4 AutomationDirect Introduces SureGear PGA Series (February 13, 2013)
AutomationDirect’s new SureGear PGA series of high-precision servo gear reducers is a suitable choice for applications requiring ac...

5 AutomationDirect Adds Air-to-Air Exchangers (October 4, 2013)
AutomationDirect has expanded its Stratus line to include air-to-air heat exchangers in 120VAC and 24 VDC models. This air-to-air heat ex...

6 AutomationDirect Launches Point of View Software (December 4, 2013)
New from AutomationDirect, Point of View is powerful software for developing SCADA, HMI, and OEE/Dashboard projects that can be deployed ...

7 AutomationDirect Offers Stepper Gearboxes (February 12, 2014)
AutomationDirect’s new SureGear PGCN series of stepper gearboxes is a suitable choice for stepper and other motion control applicat...

8 AutomationDirect Extends ProSense Line (January 22, 2014)
AutomationDirect’s ProSense line has been extended to include float level switches which provide a low-cost general purpose solutio...

9 AutomationDirect Introduces IronHorse DC Drives (December 23, 2013)
AutomationDirect’s IronHorse line of motors and drives now includes the GSD series of DC drives. IronHorse GSD1 series DC drives ar...

10 AutomationDirect Expands Sensor Cable Offering (January 10, 2013)
AutomationDirect has expanded its sensor cable offering to include additional M12 cables, receptacles, field-wireable connectors, and bul...

11 AutomationDirect Offers Entry Digital Stepper Drive (January 3, 2013)
AutomationDirect’s SureStep line of motion control products now includes a low cost of entry digital stepper drive in a compact pac...

12 AutomationDirect Expands Cable and Module Offerings (August 18, 2011)
AutomationDirect's expanded ZIPLink connection system eliminates the normally tedious process of wiring between devices by utilizing ...

13 AutomationDirect Expands ProSense Line (June 21, 2011)
AutomationDirect has expanded the ProSense line of pressure sensors and temperature transmitters. IP68/IP69K-rated 5,000 psi pressure tra...

14 AutomationDirect Adds Sensors for Food/Beverage Industry (January 6, 2011)
AutomationDirect's new line of food and beverage sensor products includes AC and DC proximity and photoelectric sensors and quick-dis...

15 AutomationDirect Recognized in Magazine Survey (November 22, 2010)
AutomationDirect has been named one of Atlanta's Best Places to Work in 2010 by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Employees voted the c...

16 AutomationDirect Adds Pneumatic Air Cylinders (September 27, 2011)
AutomationDirect's Nitra pneumatic product line now includes D-Series heavy-duty air cylinders suitable for applications where a...

17 AutomationDirect Updates Switches (December 19, 2011)
AutomationDirect's line of Stride Ethernet products now includes industrial-grade managed Ethernet switches, designed with redundant ...

18 AutomationDirect Adds Stainless Steel Cylinders (December 11, 2012)
AutomationDirect’s NITRA pneumatic product line now includes F-Series all stainless steel air cylinders suitable for washdown appli...

19 AutomationDirect Releases SureStop Dual Shaft Motors (November 12, 2012)
AutomationDirect has expanded the line of SureStep motion control products. Stepping motors in standard NEMA sizes (17, 23, & 34) now...

20 AutomationDirect Adds Proximity Sensors (May 30, 2012)
AutomationDirect's line of round bodied stainless steel inductive proximity sensors now include 3-wire NPN output versions in 8, 12, ...

21 AutomationDirect Introduces General Purpose, Rolled-Steel AC Motors (February 19, 2018)
New MTR2 series IronHorse general purpose, rolled-steel motors from AutomationDirect are available in 1-phase and 3-phase versions and of...

22 AutomationDirect Introduces White Paper on Safety Relays (July 25, 2014)
AutomationDirect announces the release of a new White Paper, “When to Use Multi-Function Safety Relays” that explains how to ...

23 AutomationDirect Adds Schmersal Control and Signaling Devices (November 10, 2016)
AutomationDirect has added Schmersal IP69K-rated pushbuttons, selector switches and indicator lights. These control and signaling devices...

24 AutomationDirect Adds Small Timing Belts and Pulleys (October 28, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s SureMotion line of motion control products now includes additional synchronous timing belts and pulleys for smal...

25 AutomationDirect Expands Multi-Conductor Cable Line (October 13, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s line of multi-conductor cables now includes additional 600 V and 300 V portable hard-usage service cord. Flexibl...

26 AutomationDirect Expands NITRA Pneumatics Solenoid Valves Series (December 9, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s line of NITRA pneumatics now includes two additional series of valves and manifolds. The BVS-3 series modular so...

27 AutomationDirect Adds Features to PLC Programming Software (January 5, 2017)
AutomationDirect’s Productivity Suite PLC programming software version 2.4 provides two new software communications enhancements fo...

28 AutomationDirect Adds Linear and Rotary Shafts to Product Line (February 14, 2018)
AutomationDirect has added linear and rotary shafts to its line of mechanical power transmission products. SureMotion linear shafts are p...

29 AutomationDirect Expands AC Motor Line (February 7, 2017)
AutomationDirect’s IronHorse line of general purpose three-phase motors now includes the MTRP-series 56HC-frame premium efficiency ...

30 AutomationDirect Expands Line of Industrial Ethernet Switches (January 16, 2017)
AutomationDirect’s line of Stride Unmanaged Industrial Ethernet Switches now offers even more connectivity choices for Ethernet app...

31 AutomationDirect Offers Extended and Triple-Distance Proximity Sensors (September 28, 2016)
AutomationDirect now offers the Contrinex DW-series of extended and triple-distance proximity sensors in 3 mm to 30 mm cylindrical and 20...

32 AutomationDirect Fork Sensors Designed for Easy Installation (August 23, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s new PS series fork sensors, also referred to as “slot” or “U” sensors, are offered in vi...

33 AutomationDirect Offers Free eBook Download (September 24, 2014)
AutomationDirect’s new eBook, Automation 101: An Industry Guide to Control System Engineering is now available as a free download. ...

34 AutomationDirect Linear Slides Provide Various Motion Control Solutions (March 29, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s SureMotion line of motion control products now includes both motor-ready actuator assemblies and an assortment o...

35 AutomationDirect Offers Additional Pilot Devices (February 25, 2016)
AutomationDirect has added more pilot devices to their product offering. Fuji Electric’s 22 mm devices include AR22-series pushbutt...

36 AutomationDirect Introduces Miniature Inductive Proximity Sensors (May 25, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s miniature inductive proximity sensors are now available in sizes ranging from 4 mm to 8 mm and feature stainless...

37 AutomationDirect Offers Additional Proximity Sensors (August 8, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s M-series cylindrical magnetic DC proximity sensors are now available in 8mm, 12 mm, and 18 mm sizes. With 10 mod...

38 AutomationDirect Adds Helical Gearboxes to IronHorse Line (June 21, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s IronHorse line of motor products now includes helical gearboxes which provide quiet startup and smooth operation...

39 AutomationDirect Pressure Transmitters Provide Fast Response Time (March 7, 2016)
AutomationDirect’s ProSense SPTD25 series pressure transmitters feature an all-stainless steel thin film sensing element that provi...

40 AutomationDirect Extends Pneumatics Product Line (August 31, 2010)
The NITRA line now includes several new series of products to help meet a broad range of pneumatic air supply pressure regulation and fil...

41 AutomationDirect Adds Drive Couplings to SureMotion Line (December 29, 2015)
Rotating shaft-driven mechanical components are commonly used in all forms of machinery that perform the various pr...

42 AutomationDirect Introduces Compact Extruded Body Cylinders (April 25, 2016)
The Nitra Pneumatics H-Series compact extruded body cylinders are offered in bore sizes from 12 mm to 100 mm and stroke lengths from 5 mm...

43 AutomationDirect Introduces CTT Series (April 13, 2012)
The new CTT series multi-function devices are easily configured for operation as a digital counter, timer, combination timer/counter, or ...

44 AutomationDirect Named STEM Award Finalist (September 17, 2014)
The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of...