CHICAGO (Sept. 28, 5:30 p.m. EDT) — Industrial controller maker Ascon Corp. debuted new SigmaDue input/output modules, SigmaPAC programmable logic controllers and the GammaDue J5 pressure indicator at NPE 2006 in Chicago.
SigmaDue offers multifunctional modules, so it gives the user maximum flexibility, Ascon said. The I/O modules are fully software configurable, with a built-in Fieldbus interface for CANopen and Modbus. Network adapters are included to run Profibus DP, Ethernet IP and Modbus TCP.
Features of SigmaPAC include advanced PID control, logic and batch control and open connectivity to most major Fieldbuses.
The GammaDue J5 auto calibrating pressure indicator comes with easy-to-use, personal-computer-based software and color beacons on the display.
Ascon of Batavia, Ill., is a subsidiary of Ascon SpA of Milan, Italy.