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Proxi-Point 12W (M30)

The Proxi-Point™ 12W (M30) is a compact wireless power and data connector, built to reliably deliver up to 12 Watts in harsh, variable load environments.  The Proxi-Point™ 12W (M30) uses inductive coupling technology and is designed and packaged to a standardised M30 form factor, enabling it to be implemented in a larger range of applications where size is a factor, in particular process automation, robotics and lighting.

Features:

  • Rotation – up to 1,250 RPM
  • Offset Tolerance – lateral offset of 5 mm and angular misalignment of 15°
  • Power input reverse polarity protection: Coupler switches off in case the power connected to the transmitter has the wrong polarity
  • Power output short circuit protection/Data output short circuit protection
  • Data input/output reverse polarity protection:  Protected against reversed connections and data inputs and outputs
  • Over-temperature protection
  • Foreign object protection: Inductive coupler switches off in case metal is put in-between the receiver and transmitter
  • Dynamic pairing: Couplers are interchangeable
  • Status OK/In operating ranger Indication:  Two status signals indicating either normal operation or incorrect behaviour.

Description

The Proxi-Point™ 12W (M30) inductive coupler was designed in conjunction with TE Connectivity, and provides reliable power and data transfer as a point-to-point connector and also wireless slip ring (up to 1,250 RPM) over a short distance (7 mm).  Particularly in harsh environments, traditional mechanical connectors and slip rings demonstrate limited connectivity due to a number of factors such as space restrictions, debris (dust and dirt) and vibrations.  The Proxi-Point™ 12W (M30) has been designed to overcome these limitations and provide connectivity where previously thought impossible resulting in added design flexibility, as well as cost savings through higher efficiency, and reduced maintenance and installation costs.

Benefits:

  • Freedom of Movement – including tilt, angle and misalignment
  • Design Flexibility and Cost Savings – ability to transfer power and data through fluids and walls
  • Rotational Freedom – 360° rotation up to 1,250 rpm
  • Unlimited Mating Cycles – in wet and dusty environments for reduced maintenance costs
  • Safe & Reliable Connectors – in harsh environments through vibration resistance and fully sealed couplers
Electrical specifications
Tx input voltage range (VI) 24 VDC ± 10 %
Rx output voltage (VO) 24 VDC ± 5 %
Maximum inrush current 1.4 A
Continuous output power 12 W Maximum 7 mm distance
Maximum output ripple and noise 480 mV
Operational readiness 160 ms
Transmission distance 0 – 7 mm
Maximum lateral misalignment 5 mm
Maximum angular misalignment Lateral: <15 mm (typical) At 4 mm distance
Maximum Rx output ripple 30° At 7 mm distance

 

Environmental specifications
Operating temperature -20°C to 55°C Ambient
Maximum storage temperature 100°C
Damp heat, cyclic 21 Cycles IEC 60512-11-12 lower air 25 °C, 90-

100% RH higher air 55 °C, 90-100% RH

Cycle duration 12+12 hrs.

Dry heat +80 °C IEC 60512-11-9
Ingress protection IP67
Operating shock 30 g m/s2 IEC 60512-6-3
Vibration 0.01 G2/Hz IEC 60512-6-4
Drop test 1 m IEC 60512-6-5

 

Mechanical specifications
Diameter 30 mm M30
Length of Tx/Rx (excl. cable) 80 mm
Weight (pair) 300 g Combined weight of Tx and Rx,

including cable

Cable length 30 cm

 

Data Communications
Protocols 2 or 8 channel General Purpose Digital I/O

Click the link below to download the latest Product Brief for the Proxi-Point 12W (M30)

If you would like to view the datasheet, then please contact us at info@powerbyproxi.com

Potential Applications:

The Proxi-Point™ 12W (M30) adds immediate value in any application where either; traditional connections reach their limit due to harsh environments or mating cycles, slip rings or spring cables become unreliable and incur high maintenance costs, or where you are setting up a completely new application including establishing connections through walls and materials.

Some examples include:

  • Injection MouldingTE 2
  • Rotary Tables
  • Materials Handling
  • Tool Changing
  • Printing Drums
  • Centrifuge
  • Wafer Production
  • Robotics
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