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This reference design is a solenoid driver that implements additional monitoring control as well as diagnostic features. These features enable for example: lose spring detection, valve aging recognition and dynamic control of solenoid current. This predictive maintenance feature-set helps to (...)

Key Features

  • Solenoid driver:  based on MSP430™ PWM output; configurable PWM output for different drive currents
  • Current signature captured by integrated 12-bit ADC
    • Current signature can be stored in MSP430 FRAM
    • Single processing functions implemented in firmware:
    • Moving average
    • Detection of local extreme values
  • (...)

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

This TI Design offers a rapid prototyping platform for IO-Link sensor transmitter. Thanks to its design it can be connected to TIs LaunchPad / BoosterPack ecosystem on which the fully validated IO-Link stack is implemented. The system has easy access to all interface and status signals. The (...)

Key Features

  • IO-Link v1.1 and v1.0 Connectivity Out of the Box (TMG stack, PHY and M12 connector)
  • Simple Interfacing of Sensors
  • Designed to meet:
    • IEC 61000-4-2
    • IEC 61000-4-4
    • IEC 61000-4-5
    • IEC 60255-5

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

This reference design features an ultrasonic distance sensor that fits in a M12 housing due to its high integration and an optimized layout. The design offers an IO-Link interface to communicate with the system control, which makes it industry 4.0 ready.  The purpose of ultrasonic sensors (...)

Key Features

  • Small form factor:  M12
  • IO-link interface
  • Distance range: 
    • 10cm to 30cm (300kHz)
    • 30cm to 5m (58kHz)
  • Resolution:
    • ~1mm (300kHz)
    • ~1cm (58kHz)
  • Non-contact detection and measurement

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

This TIDesign offers a rapid prototyping platform for magnetic-field proximity sensor with IO-Link. Thanks to its IO-Link interface the sensor can used as a multi-variable sensor for proximity sensing and for temperature sensing.TIDA-00340 comes by default with a integrated hall-sensor, a switch and (...)

Key Features

  • Hall-effect latch proximity sensor with IO-Link Interface
  • Ambiant temperature sensing
  • IO-LINK v1.1 connectivity out of the box (TMG stack, PHY and M12 connector)
  • Designed to meet IEC 61000-4-2, IEC 61000-4-4, IEC 61000-4-5 and IEC 60255-5 standards

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

This TI Design offers a rapid prototyping platform for Hall-sensing proximity sensor and temperature sensing multi-variable field transmitter with IO-Link. Thanks to its IO-Link interface, the sensor can be used as a multi-variable sensor for proximity sensing and for temperature sensing. TIDA-00341 (...)

Key Features

  • Hall-effect latch proximity sensor with IO-Link Interface
  • Ambient temperature sensing
  • IO-LINK v1.1 connectivity out of the box (TMG stack, PHY and M12 connector)
  • Designed to meet IEC 61000-4-2, IEC 61000-4-4, IEC 61000-4-5 and IEC 60255-5 standards

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

This reference design demonstrates the ability to have a high-density, IO-Link transceiver module, digital output (DO) (1) channel, and a DC-DC buck converter. With the DC-DC this module can power a wide array of external devices, such as microcontrollers (MCUs), sensors, displays, and more. IO-Link (...)

Key Features

  • IO-Link and Digital Output (M12 Type A)
  • 10-pin header for MCU and external devices
  • Power output of 500 mW
  • Designed to meet with: ± 16 kV IEC 61000-4-2, ± 4 kV IEC 61000-4-4, ± 1.5 kV/40 Ω IEC 61000-4-5

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

This reference design implements a five-segment LED smart stack light with 20 LEDs used in factory floor and industrial process automation of greater complexity. An IO-Link interface is implemented for controlling the stack light and reading back status information. The design features low power (...)

Key Features

  • Flexible and easy-to-control RGB LED tower light design
  • Different implemented modes: demo, temperature, humidity, stacklight
  • Fully controllable through IO-link
  • Five segments consisting of 20 RGB LEDs
  • Dynamic headroom control of linear RGB LED driver to reduce power consumption by 30%
  • Automatic brightness (...)

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

This reference design demonstrates the IO-Link communication in a small form factor of just 6mm PCB width with integrated protection and a resistance temperature detector (RTD) sensor front-end. The highly integrated and tiny IO-Link PHY offers: ESD, EFT, surge protection and reverse polarity (...)

Key Features

  • IO-Link PHY with integrated
    • 3.3V or 5.0V LDO
    • Reverse polarity protection
    • ESD, EFT and surge protection according to IEC 61000-4
  • 50-mA to 350-mA configurable output current limit
  • IO-link v1.1 and v1.10 (TMG stack)
  • Small PCB board width of only 6mm

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

IO-Link offers new options for communication between the system control and field level. Today, even the smallest sensors have a powerful microcontroller and several thousand lines of software code. Firmware updates may occasionally be necessary, for example, to fix bugs or to enable new (...)

Key Features

  • Updating FRAM takes 100x less time and there is no pre-erase required
  • Data can be written to FRAM on-the-fly right out of the IO-link channel, with no buffering required
  • CPU is not held in the process of writes and interrupts are not blocked
  • Data will not be lost in case of power failure
  • IP (...)

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

Description

This reference design demonstrates the implementation of a capacitive touch button using an MSP430™ MCU with CapTIvate™ technology in an ultra-small 3.5-mm width PCB. This button is commonly used as a set button in proximity switches. In combination with the highly integrated IO-Link PHY, a (...)

Key Features

  • Capacitive Touch Button With CapTIvate Technology:
    • Support for Touch Through Metal and Water Rejection Designs
    • Self and Mutual Capacitance Electrodes
    • Enables Increased immunity to Power Line, RF, and Other Environmental Noise
  • Highly Integrated Output Driver:
    • NPN, PNP, IO-Link (Optional)
    • 3.3-V or 5.0-V (...)

Applications Matched

  • Factory Automation & Control

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