HMI Touchscreen Displays Tout Reliability and Fit a Variety of Operational Needs
Tue, 02/14/2012 - 6:30am
Kessler-Ellis Products (KEP) announced a line of HMI Operator Interfaces, the KEP MMI Series. This line offers a variety of full-featured graphic touchscreen display panel sizes that are designed to fit a variety of operational needs and is positioned as an economical yet robust solution for any organization’s HMI needs. The displays interface with automated equipment using programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and deliver desirable performance at a cost that is less expensive than most competitive products, according to the company. The KEP MMI Series of Operator Interfaces are available in 4.3-, 5.6-, 7.0-, 10.2-, 10.4-, 12.1- and 15.0-inch screen sizes, and interface with all common PLC devices. Screen resolutions range from 480 x 272 pixels in the 4.3 display to 1024 x 768 in the 15.0-inch display, and the widescreens displays in the 4.3-, 7.0- and 10.2-inch units provide greater viewing area. Other features include processor speeds up to 500 MHz, up to 256 MB of flash memory and 256 MB of DRAM, and multiple USB, RS-232 and RS-485 ports. Select models support SD, CF or Ethernet connectivity. All KEP display units are packaged with programming software and cables.