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NEW!! STAHL 4X8 - Ruggedized Self-enclosed PC for Zone 1


Posted on Monday, May 25, 2015
R. STAHLs brand new, innovative 4x8 Panel PC SERIES has been designed specifically for the oil and gas industry. Suitable for use in Zone 1 and Zone 2 hazardous areas, these units are ideal for a wide range of applications on both onshore and offshore drilling rigs, e.g. for mud logging, MWD/LWD, rig instrumentation, well stimulation, etc. The powerful Intel Core i7 processor, the advanced sunlight-readable display with multi-touch technology, and a wide variety of functions make this system a highly innovative human-machine interface. The 4x8 Panel PC SERIES features the latest trends in networking technology, e.g. dual Ethernet ports, or safe, 802.11a/b/g/n, IS WLAN module. The built-in Bluetooth and camera enable VoIP video conferencing. The Panel PC also comes with RFID reader interface for fast user authentication. This new series is rugged and IP66-rated, provides outstanding resistance to shock and vibration, and is capable of operating at temperatures ranging from -40 C to +65 C. Explosion protection Certificate / Marking ATEX directive 94/9/EC BVS 14 ATEX E 134 X II 2 (1) G Ex e q [ia op is Ga] IIC T4 Gb II 2 (1) D Ex tb [ia op is Da] IIIC T115C Db IECEx BVS 14.0116X Ex e q [ia op is Ga] IIC T4 Gb Ex tb [ia op is Da] IIIC T115C Db Additional certificates: Russia (TR), Canada (CSA), Korea (KCC), Brazil (INMETRO) (pending) Ambient temperatures Operation -10 C to +65 C -40 C to +65 C (option) Storage -20 C to +70 C Ingress protection Front and back side IP66 Hardware Brilliant 21.5 colour and sunlight-readable display with 1920 x 1080 pixels (format 16:9) Capacitive multi-touch screen with hardened glass front Robust, seawater-proof metal enclosure powder coated with IP66 Extreme temperature range from -40 C to +65 C (with integrated heating option) Powerful processor Intel Core i7 or AMD G-Series T56 Firmware / Software Operating system o Windows Embedded Standard 7 o Windows 7 Ultimate o Driver support for other operating systems (on request) AVAILABLE FROM KENTRON SYSTEMS INC For more detail use the following link : http://www.stahl-hmi.de/en/produkte-systeme/serie-400-panel-pc-systeme/21-5-display-et-498.html