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Video | November 2, 2010
Video: Pack Expo 2010 - Eaton Corp.
Wes Iversen, Managing Editor, interviews Richard Chung, SmartWire-DT program manager, Eaton Corp, and he demonstrates a system developed by Eaton to save time and money in building control panels. The SmartWire-DT approach includes “smart chips” and ribbon cables to simplify connection and eliminate point-to-point wiring. Control panel assembly times are typically improved by up to 40 percent, while engineering design time and commissioning times are also reduced, Chung says.
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