SOURCE: Allied Electronics

Allied Electronics

September 15, 2011 10:56 ET

Allied Electronics Now Stocking MicroSmart Pentra PLC and HG3G OI Touchscreen by IDEC

FORT WORTH, TX--(Marketwire - Sep 15, 2011) - Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), is now stocking the MicroSmart Pentra PLC and HG3G OI Touchscreen by IDEC.

The MicroSmart Pentra PLC offers a response time up to 16 times faster, an easy-to-configure Modbus TCP, advanced email functionality with dynamic data and login authentication, and the ability to create an interactive user web page without HTML knowledge. The MicroSmart Pentra is cULus listed for Class 1 and Division 2 hazardous locations, ANSI (pending) and CE marked.

The HG3G Series OI Touchscreens are high-definition TFT LCD displays with resolution of SVGA 800x600 pixels. A 400MHz high-speed CPU processor allows data to be read and processed quickly, while the SD card and USB flash drive, along with the serial, Ethernet and USB ports, provide many connectivity options. With 65,536 available colors to provide realistic images, these screens provide clear, sharp and bright displays even in environments with low light.

"You can monitor current values or processes, click pushbuttons to control operation, print, switch screens or even change program values just as if you were in front of your touchscreen on site," says Luisa Muyco, product marketing engineer at IDEC.

The MicroSmart Pentra PLC and the HG3G OI Touchscreen by IDEC can be purchased at

About Allied Electronics
Allied Electronics is a small order, high service level distributor of electronic components and electromechanical products with over 50 sales offices across the United States and in Canada. With more than two million parts online and more than 110,000 products featured in the Allied Catalog, engineers and purchasers often look to Allied for a broad range of product solutions from over 300 world-class suppliers. Allied Electronics and RS Components are trading brands of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), the world's leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products headquartered in Oxford, England.

About IDEC
Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, IDEC Corporation is a global manufacturer known worldwide for more than 65 years for its reliable automation and control products. In the United States, IDEC has more than 30 local sales offices to assist customers with choosing the right switches, relays, power supplies, PLCs, O/Is, sensors and more.

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