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Eaton’s New Compact Soft Starters Feature Advanced Intelligence

S811+ compact soft starterPower management company Eaton is now offering the new S811+ compact soft starter for operating currents from 11-1000A. One of the smallest intelligent devices in the industry, the S811+ comes with integrated overload protection and by-pass contactor - more than the standard protective features of most soft starters available in the market.

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Lifetime Cost Is More Important Than Purchase Cost

GAMBICA, the association for instrumentation, control, automation and laboratory technology, is set to present two seminars, on energy efficiency and electric motors respectively, at The Machine Building Show in Hall 3 of the NEC, Birmingham between September 25 and 26, 2013.

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Carlo Gavazzi New DMPU Defends the Lifetime of Motors

Digital Motor Protection UnitsCarlo Gavazzi has introduced its first ever range of Digital Motor Protection Units for high end motor control.  Designed to provide protection against the damage thermal effects can cause by overload; the device can provide constant monitoring of the motor, reduce costs and predict preventative maintenance, whilst increasing the overall lifetime of the motor making it extremely suitable for critical applications such as water treatment plants or power stations.

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