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DFE’s new TA500 tension amplifier provides simultaneous Ethernet, 0-10 VDC and 4-20 mA connections for easy integration with current and legacy PLC systems. The TA500 also features Quik-CalTM digital calibration, built-in diagnostics, web browser configuration interface, security lock-out, PLC configuration file support, remote zero & calibration, integral DIN rail mounting and DFE’s industry-leading 5 year warranty.

Whether you’re building an advanced slitter-rewinder with a state-of-the-art Segmented Tension Roll® or refitting Model C transducers on a 20 year old web press, the TA500 is designed to integrate quickly and seamlessly in support of Industry 4.0 remote management goals.

The TA500 is backward-compatible with all DFE tension transducers manufactured since 1974, including: Universal Transducer, Model C, Model F, Model LT, Model RFA, Model RS, Model THN, Model UPB, Model SUPB, Model VNW, Narrow Web, Tension Roll® and Segmented Tension Roll®.

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