Are you a microbrewer wanting to bring your product to market? Or are you a systems engineer for a large food producer looking for new ways to improve format changes on your production line? In either case, Power/mation has the experience to help you accurately label products in a high-speed packaging line with a properly scaled solution.


Yaskawa high performance Sigma series motion products


Dependable pneumatic systems Festo continue to set the standard and the full line is available from Power/mation


Web guiding and tension control for precise labeling operations


Barcode reading with Datalogic helps you maintain batch accuracy and tracking


High speed indexing and registration sensors from Banner Engineering

Featured Products

Banner Engineering QS18 Sensor Series
  • Features a universal housing with an 18 mm threaded lens or side mounts
  • Replaces hundreds of other sensors
  • Meets IP67 and NEMA 6 standards for harsh environments
  • Available in opposed, polarized and non-polarized retroreflective, convergent, regular and wide-angle diffuse, small spot diffuse, laser, ultrasonic, plastic or glass fiber optic, fixed-field and adjustable-field sensing modes
Roxtec CF16
  • The Roxtec CF 16 is a low-profile cable entry seal for enclosures. The transit is available in 304 stainless steel and openable versions, as well as for EMC applications. The stainless steel version is rated to IP69K.
  • Watertight
  • Dust-tight
  • Light weight
  • Area efficient
  • Allows pre-terminated cables
Horner Automation XL7

HE-Logic engine features 1MB of application memory with a 0.013mS/K logic scan. Online Programming Mode (making logic changes on the fly without going thru stop mode) is supported.

  • 800×480 LCD TFT color graphics display with a high-resolution resistive touchscreen
  • 5 function keys and a system key
  • USB 2.0 On-the-Go port (mini-B 5pin) is available for programming
  • USB 2.0 Host port (A) is available for exchanging files with USB FLASH drives
  • (2) RS-232/485 ports support RTU/Modbus Master/Slave, ASCII In/Out, and PLC/Drive downloadable protocols
  • (2) integrated CAN ports that support CsCAN and either CANopen, J1939 or DeviceNet Scanner simultaneously
  • (2) built-in 10/100 Ethernet ports
Control Techniques Unidrive M700 Series AC/Servo Drives
  • Control Techniques’ Unidrive M700 series high-performance variable speed AC/servo drives deliver maximum machine throughput through enhanced single axis control and multi-axis network synchronization.
  • Onboard real-time Ethernet (IEEE 1588 V2), Advanced Motion Controller, and high speed I/O for position capture enables machine builders to create more sophisticated and flexible machines.
  • The onboard Ethernet is also compatible with EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP, and Real-Time Motion over Ethernet (RTMoE) for network flexibility.
Apex Dynamics Gearboxes

Gearboxes from Apex Dynamics are available in stainless steel for your washdown application. Apex has a full line including in-line planetary gearboxes, right angle, and spiral bevel right angle configurations.

Datalogic Barcode Scanners

With fixed position and handheld models available, Datalogic is Power/mation’s premier leader in industrial quality bar code scanning equipment.

Banner Engineering R58 Series Registration Mark Sensor
  • Outstanding color contrast sensitivity detecting contrasts as low as 2% over a wide range of colors.
  • Excellent performance in low-contrast or high-gloss applications
  • Ultra-fast 10 kHz switching frequency (10,000 actuations per second) 15 µs repeatability
  • Rugged, zinc alloy die-cast housing rated IP67
  • High-quality acrylic lens suitable for food processing applications
  • Bipolar NPN/PNP with selectable light/dark operate (LO/DO)
  • Two lens locations on each sensor and vertical or horizontal light spot, depending on model
Festo CPX
  • Simple to modify and open when it comes to connections: The modular, electric CPX terminal covers all the standard functions in process and industrial automation, and acts as the basis for highly-efficient Industrial Internet of Things processes.
  • Automation platform
  • Open to all common fieldbus protocols and Ethernet
  • Integrated diagnostic and maintenance functions
  • Can be used as stand-alone remote I/O or with valve manifolds MPA-S, MPA-L, VTSA/VTSA-F
  • Interlinking block in either polymer or metal with individual linking
  • Analog inputs and outputs, 2-way/4-way, with optional HART protocol
Banner Engineering Q4X Sensor

The ideal sensor in a washdown application for its solid stainless steel consruction, IP69K rating, and exceptional multi-material detection capabilities.

Banner Engineering SSA E-Stop

Bring your line to safe stop. This button is rated to IP65 and features multi-color LED indicators.

ABB Stainless Steel Disconnect

The stainless steel enclosed disconnect switch range from ABB features 16 up to 100 Amperes and UL/NEMA 4/4X versions.

ABB ACS380 Machinery Drive
  • 0.25 to 22 kW, 200 to 480 V
  • Unified height and depth of the IP20 product family simplifies wiring in cabinet installations
  • Preconfigured drive variants for connecting the drive quickly
  • Adaptive programming for fine tuning the application functionality
  • Integrated safety with safe torque off (STO) as standard
Yaskawa Sigma 7 Motion Series
  • Sigma-7 is a complete family of servo motors and SERVOPACK amplifiers from 3w to 55kW, easily paired with a Yaskawa machine controller to create a motion automation system with the industry’s highest quality and reliability. 

  • The SigmaLogic7 Compact allows motion sequencing and axis control using Rockwell ControlLogix and CompactLogix PLCs via Add On Instructions (AOIs). 

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