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Balluff UK

4 Oakwater Avenue
Cheadle Royal Business Park
Cheadle
Cheshire
SK8 3SR
United Kingdom

Telephone : 0161 282 4700
Fax : 0161 436 1435
Email : marketing.uk@balluff.co.uk
Web : www.balluff.co.uk


Editorial archive;

Safe recognition of fill levels for food 13/11/2015
Liquids such as ketchup, mayonnaise and mustard can make things difficulty for level sensors, as they have a tendency to be adhesive or create material build-up on the sensors or container walls. Other products such as milk can foam during processing.   Full Story...

Absolute feedback systems for efficient drives 03/08/2015
The BML series of magnetically encoded absolute position and angle measurement systems from Balluff are said to offer rugged and precise absolute position and angle measurement systems. Full Story...

Vision Sensors, Vision Infrared, Vision Identification and Accessories from Balluff 10/02/2014
Vision Sensors, Vision Infrared, Vision Identification and Accessories from Balluff. Full Story...

Balluff’s explosion proof linear transducer has IECEx explosive atmospheres approval to IEC 60079 0/1/26/31 13/08/2012
Balluff’s Micropulse TA12 explosion-proof linear position transducer now has IECEx explosive atmospheres approval rating, in addition to existing ATEX approvals, expanding the acceptability for the Balluff TA12 transducer for worldwide use in applications where hazardous gases and/or dusts are present. Full Story...

ATEX approved magnetic cylinder sensors 07/08/2012
Balluff has expanded its portfolio of magnetic cylinder sensors for pneumatic cylinders with the introduction of the BMF255, an ATEX (Zone 0/20 category 1G/1D) rated sensor, which can be used in areas with continuous, long-term and frequent occurrences of dust, gases and vapours. Full Story...

I/O modules with integrated LCD display 12/12/2011
Balluff believes it is the first to market with a range of fieldbus I/O modules with illuminated LCD displays which, it says, makes addressing in the network simpler and offers increased functionality and ease of maintenance. Full Story...

IP67 rated pressure sensors for gaseous and liquid media 27/09/2011
A newly developed series of pressure sensors with IP67 protection for use in gaseous and liquid media have been introduced by Balluff. Full Story...

Simple solution for effective proactive maintenance 14/06/2011
Proactive maintenance can offer the potential for cost savings for process and manufacturing industries, so choosing equipment with this in-built ability can provide competitive advantages. Full Story...

Balluff introduce the hps+ ultrasonic sensor 23/09/2010
Balluff introduce the hps+ ultrasonic sensor – for filling level measurement of aggressive media and positive pressure applications Full Story...

New ways to keep track of shaft positions 14/11/2009
Encoders are beginning to shed some of their older mechanical parts, such as gears, and take on new technologies such as AMR (Anisotropic-Magneto-Resistive effect) which has been used in computer disc drives for some time. Applications in extremely harsh industrial and outdoor environments appear to be the current goal of these new products. Manufacturers stop short of saying they will last forever, but for sure, they are much more durable and can be used in more inhospitable conditions. Full Story...

Turning up the temperature 29/07/2009
Dependability and reliability are essential quality criteria for wind power equipment. At the heart of these products and installations are a group of critical yet often hidden components such as magnetostrictive transducers and sensors used for pitch control, yaw position, speed indicators, lock pin positions and level/leak detection. Full Story...

New space-saving Profibus IO-Link Master 01/05/2009
These IO-Link Masters make the intelligence built into sensors and actuators available to the control level. Balluff now offers a, space-saving version of its IO-Link distribution box for Profibus. The slim and rugged zinc die-cast housing with 224x37x32 mm dimensions is equipped with large LED indicator lights. Full Story...

Connect More Sensors To Your Network Node 25/07/2008
Simply use the IO-Link sensor Hubs from Balluff, each Hub can connect up to 16 standard sensor inputs or alternatively eight standard and four analogue sensor signals. Full Story...

New - the miniature Microsonic sks ultrasonic sensor 16/06/2008
- same features as a standard sensor but 33% smaller! Full Story...