Molex, Contrinex Announce Collaboration, Enhances Industrial Automation Solutions Portfolio

Molex Incorporated
Molex, Contrinex Announce Collaboration, Enhances Industrial Automation Solutions Portfolio
End-product size in the industrial market is becoming smaller while, at the same time, more components are required for new functions. Product designers face design issues due to space constraints. Contrinex Inductive and Photoelectric Sensors are the smallest to-date self-contained miniature sensors on the market.

Rugged automobile and industrial applications can be subject to shock, vibration or rough handling that can cause signal interference. Contrinex Inductive and Photoelectric Sensors use single-piece metal housing, which makes them practically indestructible. Additionally, these sensors are compliant to IP67, 68, 69K and Ecolab, which makes them suitable for challenging environments.

Detecting clear or transparent objects (e.g., glass, transparent film, liquid, etc.) is extremely challenging. Contrinex Photoelectric Sensors (Ecolab approved) use patented UV technology to detect transparent objects. These sensors ensure transparent object detection up to 1200.00mm range.

Automotive and Industrial Automation OEMs require sensors that are resistant to shock, vibration and chemicals. Contrinex Inductive Sensors have a one-piece stainless steel construction. Rated to IP68 and IP69K and sized from M8 to M30, the sensors allow sensing distances up to 40.00mm.

Other Products by Molex Incorporated

  • The Original Watertite Sets a New Standard

    The Original Watertite Sets a New Standard

    As the pioneer of wet-location wiring device solutions with Watertite products for over 90 years, Woodhead has expanded its unique position of a rubber offering to include advanced material designs to offer IP69K certification to match the specific application needs of a wide-ranging customer base with the release of the Watertite Extreme family.

  •  Super-Safeway Portable Power Systems

    Super-Safeway Portable Power Systems

    Super-Safeway Portable Power Systems deliver unprecedented durability with Molex power boxes, Woodhead wiring devices and Safeway Cable Protector tools to provide UL-, NEC- and OSHA-recognized portable power delivery systems for indoor/outdoor applications.

    Customers need a durable product that can survive significant handling and transportation.

  • GWconnect™ Heavy Duty Connectors For Safe, Secure Connections

    GWconnect™ Heavy Duty Connectors For Safe, Secure Connections

    Molex GWconnect™ Heavy-Duty Connectors (HDC) are crafted with optimum materials to serve any environment. Designed with two locking systems to ensure coupling stability and protection against accidental opening. From direct-current connectors for heavy-duty industrial applications, to multi-pole connectors for signal-circuit connectivity, Molex’s HDC product line includes over 6,000 complimentary products.

  • Woodhead® Watertite® FD Boxes Offer Rugged and Flexible Service

    Woodhead® Watertite® FD Boxes Offer Rugged and Flexible Service

    Providing up to 30 percent more wiring space than other readily available FD boxes, Woodhead® Watertite® non-metallic FD boxes are rated for harsh conditions and available in one-, two- and three-gang configurations. The water- and dust-tight boxes allow for maximum design flexibility and custom configurations for power distribution in diverse applications.