Backplane Systems Technology announces APLEX Technology’s FABS series of HMIs

Backplane Systems Technology has introduced APLEX Technology’s FABS Series of food-grade, stainless steel, human machine interfaces powered by an Intel Celeron N2930 with 4GB DDR3L 1333MHz onboard memory. Ranging in size from 7” to 21.5” and equipped with 7H, anti-scratch, highly durable PCT touch screens, this Series also provides both Panel and VESA mountable options for convenient installation.

Focusing on process automation, this hygiene and food-standard HMI has been developed to strictly meet the EN 1672-2 certification, improving reliability and efficiency in the food, beverage and tobacco industry, as well as in the pharmaceutical industry, fine chemicals, and other hygiene demanding applications. The front panel features SUS 304/316 grade stainless steel, IP66/IP69K rated water- and dust-proof, its perfect splash protection brings great cleanability, avoiding contamination in the production process.

This Series is able to bridge between Information Technology and Operation Technology systems to give the best in monitoring and control applications, all owing to its fully featured Inputs and Outputs. These I/O include 2x COM, 2x GbE LAN ports, 2x USB3.0,  DC 9~36V power input and comes with an operating temperature range of 0°C~+50°C, a further option for wider range -20°C~60°C, and options to meet additional functionality requirements available via APLEX TB-528 Series expansion cards. It also supports an easily accessible 1x 2.5” SATA3 HDD for rapid swapping as well as one internal full-size Mini-PCIe slot for expansion. Operating System support includes Windows Embedded 7, 8.1, Windows 10 IoT 2016, and Linux, and a communication network such as 3G/4G LTE/Wi-Fi/BT/GPS/RFID/NFC/POE.

The FABS Series creates the best scale for upgrading the food and beverage industry to the era of IIoT and Industry 4.0. Not only does it introduce a high performance, reliable, efficient automation system; it also meets stringent safety and hygiene requirements.

Key Features:

  • 7″~21.5″ TFT-LCD Support PCT
  • Intel Celeron N2930 Processor
  • Onboard 4GB DDR3L 1333MHz Memory
  • Food Grade Stainless Steel (SUS304)
  • Flat Front Bezel IP66/69K Rating
  • Fanless Design
  • Design with NSF/ANSI/3-A Standard
  • EN 1672-2 Certification

 

Company: Backplane Systems Technology

Phone: (02) 9457 6400 

Web: www.backplane.com.au