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Phoenix Contact introduces PTFIX potential distribution blocks, a flexible, modular system that’s ready to connect right out of the box. The push-in connection and modular design minimize the need for additional tools or accessories, saving valuable time and space.
PTFIX distribution blocks offer a flexible range of mounting configurations, including both horizontal and tran...
Modular industrial housing system
Flexible electronic housing system for Internet of Things devices
Designing devices for the Internet of Things (IoT) is now easier, thanks to Phoenix Contact’s new Industrial Case System (ICS) family of housings. The ICS’s wide range of sizes and multiple connection options make it suitable for communication interf...
Phoenix Contact’s new QUINT DC UPS is the first industrial UPS platform to provide real-time information about a battery’s health over standard industrial networking protocols, such as EtherNet/IP™, PROFINET, EtherCAT®, and USB. With this data, the user knows the state of the UPS system before there is a problem. This enables a proactive approa...
De-glitch your control system using the QUINT CAP or QUINT BUFFER module
Phoenix Contact’s new QUINT CAP and QUINT BUFFER modules provide several seconds of backup time, starting at less than 20 milliseconds after the power loss, to critical applications. These new modules are the ideal solution for applications that cannot lose power for even the slightest power dist...
New TC Router for Verizon® and AT&T® networks
Designed for the industrial environment, approved for major networks
Phoenix Contact’s new TC Router series of industrial cellular modems are designed for the 4G LTE network, with approvals for both Verizon and AT&T. An integrated security firewall and Virtual Private N...
Phoenix Contact expands the Radioline product family
Phoenix Contact has added a new 900 MHz spread-spectrum transceiver to its award-winning Radioline product family. The RAD-900-DAIO6 (Outdoor Radioline) makes retrofit and expansion projects much simpler and faster by eliminating or supplementing signal wiring for conventional I/O signals.
This device can monitor d...
Phoenix Contact introduces the TMC 7 series of circuit breakers, designed for UL 1077 supplementary overcurrent protection. The TMC 7 series uses snap-action technology that eliminates the need for contact welding and reduces wear and tear on the internal contacts of the device. This increases product longevity.
The trip-free design eliminates closing the circuit during an overcur...
UL 1449 Listed surge protection
VAL-US simplifies product selection, status monitoring, and integration
Phoenix Contact’s new VAL-US surge protection is Listed to UL 1449 and is available with up to 80 kA surge capacity. This line was developed specifically to conform to North American-centric voltage values and includes a wide variety of U.S.-based circ...
Crimpfox DUO 10 simplifies wire crimping at any angle
The new Crimpfox DUO 10 crimping pliers from Phoenix Contact are perfect when diverse workspaces demand flexibility. The Crimpfox’s unique, rotating die permits frontal or lateral insertion of ferrules.
Engaging the color-contrasted release button enables the user to easily rotate the die to the necessary insertion...
Phoenix Contact's line of industrial ice-cube relays – RIFLINE Complete – now includes screw-connection technology to complement the RIFLINE PT push-in relays. The ice cube-style relays have a wide range of options to isolate, amplify, or convert any signal.
The RIFLINE Complete modular relay system utilizes common Phoenix Contact terminal block accessories such as plu...
Unlock the potential of Universal I/O controllers with Input/Output Accessories
Phoenix Contact’s new VIP-ER with Input/Output Accessories (IOAs) system, optimized for Honeywell Experion Universal I/O, helps process engineers get the most out of Universal I/O. The system combines high-speed marshalling with the ability to configure wiring functionality on a per-channe...
With an adjustable range from 1 to 8 A, Phoenix Contact’s single-channel electronic PTCB overcurrent protection is well suited for protecting critical loads. The 6-mm PTCBs can be adjusted specifically to the number of loads requiring protection.
The PTCB can bridge to Phoenix Contact’s CLIPLINE complete terminal block portfolio. Because it is compatible with standard...
FL SWITCH 2000 gives machine and automation networks higher-level capabilities!
New QUINT POWER additions with high reliability in space-limited applications
Phoenix Contact has added compact AC/DC power supplies ranging from 30 to 100 W to the premium QUINT POWER family. With these new low wattage additions, control engineers can select a more precise power supply for their low-power applications, while still getting advanced QUINT POWER features, suc...
Now compatible with Emerson’s AMS Device Manager
A firmware update is available for Phoenix Contact’s Ethernet HART multiplexer that adds support for the ARCOM protocol, enabling connectivity with Emerson‘s AMS Device Manager asset management software, which helps avoid unnecessary downtime by providing a window into the health of intelligent field devices...
Phoenix Contact introduces Limited Lifetime Warranty (LLW)
Cabinet Confidence LLW is the industry’s most comprehensive warranty program
Phoenix Contact USA customers now have access to the automation industry’s most extensive limited lifetime warranty policy. The warranty applies to a wide range of Phoenix Contact products and is exclusive to U.S....
Expanded range of power supplies
New options make TRIO POWER suitable for wider range of applications
Phoenix Contact’s TRIO POWER family now has a wider range of voltage options, as well as power supplies for maritime and 12 V NEC Class 2 applications. The new additions ensure reliable power in the same space-saving design as other TRIO models.
Functional safety for performance I/O system
SafetyBridge Technology now available for Axioline format
Phoenix Contact’s SafetyBridge Technology (SBT) is now available on the Axioline F I/O system. The new SafetyBridge I/O modules (logic, 8-point input, and 8-point solid-state output) record and output safety-related signals for easier and more flexible...
Design engineers can find the right connector for a specific application in just a few clicks, with Phoenix Contact’s new connector configurator. The online tool features filter images and menus, 2D and 3D downloads, and an easy-to-use interface, so the designer can configure the exact PCB terminal block connector desired.
Designers can choose from many customization options...
New zip-cord patch cables in accordance with ANSI/UL 746C
Phoenix Contact now offers UL Listed fiber-optic patch cables. The patch cables (including both cable and connector) are the first of their type to meet ANSI/UL Standard 746C, which describes special requirements for plastic materials used in electrical or electronic applications.
These patch cables range fro...
Design flexibility for PCBs
Modular housings for embedded systems and other PCB form factors
Phoenix Contact’s new Universal Case System (UCS) gives design engineers a flexible housing option for nearly any printed circuit board (PCB) project. This family of IP40 enclosures can accommodate multiple PCBs in embedded systems and other PCB form factors....
Space-saving surge protection
Versatile SPD range starts at just 3.5 mm wide
With modules starting at just 3.5 mm wide, the new TERMITRAB Complete surge protective devices (SPDs) can protect up to 572 signals on one meter of DIN rail. In addition to this ultra-narrow option, Phoenix Contact’s newest SPD line includes variants that meet many specific meas...
Phoenix Contact’s four-level terminal blocks make motor connection easy. The space-saving terminal blocks use Push-in connection technology (PT) for nominal cross sections up to 10 AWG, 28 A, and 600 V UL.
Every level has a function shaft for easy potential distribution, reducing wiring costs. A large-surface marking option clearly identifies every motor connection. Each ter...
A simplified battery backup solution
The new TRIO AC-UPS saves cabinet space while improving maintenance ease
Phoenix Contact now offers a UL Listed AC-UPS battery backup solution ideal for applications that need to minimize cabinet space. The TRIO 750 VA-AC UPS is an off-line UPS that provides 600 W of power from the integrated 3.4 Ah valve-regulated lead-aci...
Surge protection devices for safe and easy installation and maintenance
Phoenix Contact completes its Safe Energy Control (SEC) product line with durable, UL Recognized surge protective devices (SPDs). Ideal for meeting small footprint requirements with high-energy handling capabilities, these pluggable devices include local and remote status indicators, and reversible keye...
Easier connection for heavy-duty connectors in common transmission lines
The new Twin-PT contact inserts from Phoenix Contact are the first HEAVYCON inserts available with Push-in termination for two conductors per contact. This enables two conductors to be wired in one contact point easily and without special tools.
With these inserts, the user saves time, installat...
The newest module in Phoenix Contact’s MINI Analog Pro family increases flexibility in analog signal duplication, thanks to easy software configuration. Due to modern electronics and design, the 6.2-mm module can isolate inputs and outputs to 3 kV.
Sometimes referred to as a “signal splitter,” the module actually duplicates the analog input value offering a maxim...
The first-ever slim relay family with triple ratings for hazardous locations
Phoenix Contactnow offers the only electromechanical slim relay family with triple ratings for IECEx, ATEX, and Class I, Division 2 hazardous locations. While Phoenix Contact has offered dual-rated relays that meet both the European and American standards since 2015, the relays now also meet the IE...
Environmental case system (ECS) protects against extreme elements
Phoenix Contact’s newest enclosure system protects electronics from potentially damaging elements commonly found in outdoor applications and extreme indoor environments. The two-piece, sealed environmental case system creates IP66, IP67, and NEMA 6 ratings with a latch or screw-locking method.
Serial device servers and gateways make network migration easy
Phoenix Contact introduces a new line of serial device servers and gateways that gives automation engineers an easy and cost-effective way to connect control systems and field devices.
Performing routine maintenance, upgrades, or expansion of control systems can lead to a communications gap between legacy...
Fast and flexible automation
Axioline provides real-time control and remote I/O with easy installation
Middletown, Pa. – Phoenix Contact introduces Axioline, a real-time control and remote I/O system for high-speed data acquisition common in machine-building applications.
Like all Phoenix Contact controllers, Axiocontrol (AXC) is programme...
Industrial PCs for simple applications
VL2 1000 offers fast processing times, high uptime, and appealing design
Phoenix Contact introduces VL2 1000 industrial PCs, equipped with Intel® Atom™ Bay Trail processors for fast processing time in simple applications. These entry-level box and panel IPCs feature an optional CAN interface, screen...
‘Cabinet Confidence’ Infomobile
Phoenix Contact vehicle shows how products work together to maximize efficiency
The newest edition of Phoenix Contact’s Infomobile has hit the road. The vehicle features a “Cabinet Confidence” theme, demonstrating how Phoenix Contact products work together to provide cost-effective, flexible soluti...
Phoenix Contact now offers direct plug-in connectors in a double-row configuration, ideal for high-density PCB connections. The new SDDC 1.5 connector system, featuring “SKEDD” plug-in technology, can accommodate four to 32 conductors.
SKEDD technology enables direct connection to the PCB via through-contacted bore holes, without the need for tools or an additional hea...
Compact and configurable circuit breaker
Phoenix Contact’s CBMC has NEC Class 2 approval
The new CBMC circuit breaker from Phoenix Contact combines a compact design with custom configurability. It is also Phoenix Contact’s first circuit breaker to receive NEC Class 2 approval.
The CBMC measures just 36 mm wide and has four channels to prote...
Phoenix Contact introduces the HMC series of circuit breakers, the company’s first 120 V AC hydraulic-magnetic circuit breakers for use in Class I, Division 2 applications.
The UL-approved products utilize a fully sealed hydraulic-magnetic design that allows for accurate power switching and reliable overcurrent protection. Each breaker is rated for 50 V DC, and breakers up t...
Phoenix Contact’s newest DC voltage transducer has a user-friendly programming interface and optional push-in connection technology (PT). The MACX MCR-VDC transducer family recently secured UL/cUL Listing, making it suitable for use in a wide range of applications.
The new transducers have the same footprint and technical capabilities as the obsolete MCR-VDC-UI-B-DC transduc...
Phoenix Contact’s new UNO Solar DC-to-DC power converter connects directly to a solar array. The UNO Solar converts high voltages from DC strings to 24 V DC, eliminating the costs and hassle of trenching for combiner, re-combiner, and inverter control for anti-islanding applications.
The UNO Solar accepts the 300 to 1000 V DC input generated by the array and converts it to e...
Mobile printer for use in the field and around the shop
Phoenix Contact introduces Thermomark Prime, a portable card printer ideal for both on-site and stationary identification, in and around the industrial control cabinet. The Thermomark Prime features integrated marking software for direct input of data, drop-in ink cartridge for easy loading, and automatic material dete...
Phoenix Contact has expanded its product line of robust HMIs and industrial PCs to include new wide-screen, multi-touch industrial monitors. The new Basicline flat panel monitors (BL FPM) are ideal for operation in rough industrial environments with an ambient temperature range of -10°C to +60°C.
All monitors are equipped with a VGA, DVI-I, and DisplayPort interface, facil...
Phoenix Contact’s new SDC 2.5 connectors plug directly into the PCB via through-contacted bore holes. This eliminates the need for an additional header and the soldering process, reducing component and process costs.
The connectors feature Phoenix Contact’s “SKEDD” plug-in technology, for easy PCB mounting without tools. The geometry of SKEDD contacts is si...
New QUINT POWER can be configured specifically to the application
The newest generation of QUINT POWER power supplies gives control engineers improved configuration and diagnostics to ensure reliable power to the control system. Phoenix Contact has added near-field communications (NFC), real-time monitoring, coordinatedsurge protection, and a configurable DC output characte...
Thermofox from Phoenix Contact is an easy-to-operate, handheld printer for small labeling projects in the field or around the industrial panel shop. Thermofox makes it easy to swap material cartridges for terminal block markers, shrink sleeves, self-laminating wire wraps, and indoor/outdoor vinyl tape. For power, the Thermofox accepts standard AA batteries, or a rechargeable lithium-ion...
High-density multi-conductor terminal blocks
Achieve high wiring density in minimal space
Phoenix Contact introduces PT 2,5/S-QUATTRO terminal blocks. These four-position terminal blocks occupy the same amount of space as the company’s two-position terminal blocks. This allows for a high wiring density without sacrificing space across the DIN rail....
Multichannel circuit breakers for CID2 use
High-density, programmable electronic circuit breaker approved for use in hazardous locations
The CBM (circuit breaker multichannel) from Phoenix Contact has received Class I, Division 2 approval. This approval makes the CBM suitable for use in hazardous locations such as oil refineries, offshore platforms, and waste...
Safe testing for switchgear applications
Phoenix Contact’s FAME 3 system simplifies complex switching operations
Utility engineers and technicians can now complete complex switching operations in a single procedure with Phoenix Contact’s FAME 3 Test System (Fast and Modular Energy). The touch-safe testing system features ring-lug terminal connectio...
Phoenix Contact’s new SOLARCHECK RSD (Rapid Shutdown) gives solar panel installers an NEC 690.12-compliant solution for the safe, rapid shutdown of rooftop photovoltaic (PV) systems. National Electric Code (NEC) 690.12 dictates that all rooftop solar PV systems must have a rapid shutdown function to protect first responders from electric shock in the event of an emergency.
High density I/O options with one housing
The ME-IO housing system from Phoenix Contact features front connection technology and up to 36 push-in connection points. Create your own configuration with our ME-IO configurator.
Design engineers can build custom controller with Phoenix Contact’s ME-IO housing
With the ME-IO housing from Phoenix Contac...
TMC 8 circuit breakers provide overload and short-circuit protection
Phoenix Contact now offers a new line of UL 489 Listed circuit breakers – the TMC 8 series. A trip-free design increases safety against closing during an overcurrent event, while the snap-action mechanism eliminates contact welding and reduces contact wear.
These UL 489 Listed circuit breaker...
Series 7000 managed switches from Phoenix Contact
New managed switches for high availability EtherNet/IP networks
Phoenix Contact now offers Series 7000 advanced managed switches. The switches support the Device Level Ring (DLR) redundancy mechanism. With recovery times of less than three milliseconds, a switch-over can be performed quickly in the event that a...
News articles and press releases for PHOENIX CONTACT USA:
Engineering technology students at Purdue University’s Polytechnic Institute are getting hands-on automation experience, thanks to the university’s ongoing partnership with Phoenix Contact USA.
The warranty applies to a wide range of Phoenix Contact products and is exclusive to U.S. customers who register and use Phoenix Contact power supplies and surge protection to protect electronics in their applications.
The students designed and built the “Jiggy Jukebox,” which gives music lovers a voice into the music selection at proms, radio stations, and even restaurants.
The main objectives of developing the new PowerSync controller line were to further increase system reliability, availability and make Capstone microturbines easier to use for both end-user customers as well as Capstone distribution partners.
Design engineers can find the right connector for a specific application in just a few clicks, with Phoenix Contact’s new connector configurator
In the wake of the massive WannaCry ransomware incident, Phoenix Contact is encouraging healthcare facilities and other businesses to take preventive steps to protect their systems from the next malware attack.
Phoenix Contact’s QUINT POWER power supply has won a Control Engineering Engineers’ Choice Award, the publication recently announced.
The new generation of Valueline panel PCs from Phoenix Contact have received the renowned German Design Award 2017. The panel PC series impressed the international jury with its attractive design and powerful technology.
Phoenix Contact has partnered with Miller Mechanical Specialties (MMS) in the process automation market. In this new channel initiative, MMS will help customers apply Phoenix Contact’s process infrastructure technology.
Phoenix Contact and Cross Company’s Instrumentation Group have partnered to help process engineers improve the measurement, control, and connectivity of their field devices
The new SPTAF 1 connector family from Phoenix Contact features a low-profile body and three user-friendly spring-lever options (IL, EL, LL series).
Phoenix Contact Innovation Ventures GmbH, the venture capital company of the Phoenix Contact Group, completed an investment in Windesco Inc. Windesco provides Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for the wind industry.
President Barack Obama today visited the Phoenix Contact booth at the Hannover Messe in Germany. The president and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with Frank Stuehrenberg, Phoenix Contact CEO, and Jack Nehlig, president of Phoenix Contact USA.
Phoenix Contact USA has entered into a strategic partnership with exida LLC to provide functional safety and cybersecurity assessments.
Phoenix Contact, a leader in industrial connectivity and automation, has been named the Top Plant of 2015 by Plant Engineering magazine. The Top Plant program, established in 2004, honors outstanding manufacturing facilities in North America.
Phoenix Contact has received a 2015 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence for its combined cooling, heating, and power (CCHP) system.
Phoenix Contact’s Designline industrial PC recently won an iF DESIGN AWARD 2015 in the “Industry/Skilled trades” category. The International Forum presented the award at a gala in Hamburg, Germany, on February 27.