RS Components

Address:
PO BOX 99
Corby
Northants

NN17 9RS
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0) 1865 207546

Web: http://rswww.com

RS Components and Allied Electronics are the trading brands of Electrocomponents plc, the world's leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products. With operations in 32 countries, we offer more than 550,000 products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters to over one million customers, shipping more than 46,000 parcels on the same day the orders are received. Our products, sourced from 2,500 leading suppliers, include electronics, automation and control, test and measurement, electrical and mechanical components.


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Industrial batteries boast enhanced capacity

Industrial batteries boast enhanced capacity
Duracell’s Procell range of high-performance alkaline batteries are in stock at distributor RS Components. They are designed to replace the Duracell Industrial range used by OEMs and professional end users around the world.
26th November 2019

RS extends Festo factory automation range

RS extends Festo factory automation range
The range of products from factory automation manufacturer Festo has been extended at RS Components to include over 17,000 individual items. The new introductions span all of Festo’s most popular pneumatic and electrical device families, including cylinders, actuators, valves and pneumatic air preparation products.
16th November 2019

IIoT developmemt box covers variety of applications

IIoT developmemt box covers variety of applications
The Italian manufacturer TOI (Things on Internet) has developed 4ZeroBox as the hardware component of its 4ZeroPlatform, a plug-and-play data gathering, processing and reporting system designed to optimise Industry 4.0 smart manufacturing and factory-maintenance processes.
3rd October 2019


Torque hand tools suit safety critical applications

A series of battery-powered torque hand tools from Norbar Torque Tools has been introduced by RS Components. The EvoTorque Battery Tool (EBT) series has been specifically designed to deliver improved performance and data traceability in safety-critical and heavy industrial operations.
27th September 2019

RS stages event to aid Thomas Cook employees

RS stages event to aid Thomas Cook employees
RS Components (RS) is offering a helping hand to Thomas Cook employees with a dedicated event to provide support with tasks such as CV writing, LinkedIn profiles and interview tips, as well as sharing its current openings – all to help them find new jobs following the recent and unexpected collapse of the major tour operator.
27th September 2019

How to create a safe environment in the manufacturing sector

How to create a safe environment in the manufacturing sector
The construction industry in the US makes up 4.1% of the country’s GDP, with well over ten million people employed in that sector alone. These huge numbers are evidence of what a significant part the manufacturing business plays in the nation’s economy, but with such statistics comes a great responsibility.
25th September 2019

IR temperature sensor shows measurement in situ

IR temperature sensor shows measurement in situ
A low-cost non-contact voltage-output temperature sensor designed for factory maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) in smart manufacturing environments has been released by RS Components. It meets the demands of maintenance engineers who need a small, low-cost temperature sensor that can fit into tight spaces, and that shows the measured temperature in situ.  
24th September 2019

Procurement solution saves time and money

Procurement solution saves time and money
RS ConnectPoint is a unique procurement solution launched by RS Components. The single sign-on touch screen kiosk connects engineers within maintenance, production and facilities to multiple services - from sourcing and purchasing to accessing technical advice and managed inventory solutions – right from the ‘shop floor’.Procurement solution saves time and money
19th September 2019

Pushbuttons and switches enable cost-friendly upgrade

Pushbuttons and switches enable cost-friendly upgrade
RS Components has added the Schneider Electric Harmony XB4F series of flush mounting pushbuttons, selector switches and pilot lights to its product portfolio. Designed for use in industrial automation and smart manufacturing applications, they give new machines and control panels a modern and ergonomic look and feel.
10th September 2019

Connector meets demand for smaller interfaces

Connector meets demand for smaller interfaces
The industrial connector portfolio at RS Components has been extended with two solutions from HARTING, including the recently launched Han 1A connector. This is a significantly smaller connector than the Han 3A, requiring 30% less space than the manufacturer’s previous smallest rectangular industrial connector.
15th August 2019

DMM debuts an integrated thermal imager

DMM debuts an integrated thermal imager
The first digital multimeter (DMM) in its RS PRO product range to feature a built-in thermal imager has been released by RS Components. The RS-9889 thermal imaging multimeter allows engineers to identify thermal overload issues in electrical equipment from a safe distance, without the need for any physical contact.
8th August 2019

Pocket-sized thermal imager minimises downtime

Pocket-sized thermal imager minimises downtime
A pocket-sized thermal imager which targets troubleshooting and precictive maintenance applications for a wide range of industrial sectors is available at RS Components. The PTi120 from Fluke enables maintenance teams to carry out enhanced infrared inspections and make quick temperature scans of electrical equipment, machinery, or specific pumps and motors, thereby helping in the effort to minimise equipment downtime.
6th August 2019

Sonic industrial imager expedites air leak detection

Sonic industrial imager expedites air leak detection
A maintenance tool from Fluke that enables the fast detection of compressed air leaks is available in the UK from distributor RS Components. It means maintenance teams can help in the process of improving the reliability of production lines.
26th July 2019

Online tool aids eye protection choice

Online tool aids eye protection choice
An online tool that makes it easier for customers in their selection of protective and safety eyewear for a wide range of industrial applications has been produced by RS Components.
16th July 2019

Women in engineering: 14% is not enough!

In the UK, only 14% of engineers are female and RS Components believe that is simply not enough.
25th June 2019

Sensors cover medical, process control applications

Sensors cover medical, process control applications
A portfolio of pressure and humidity sensors for measuring relative humidity and other environmental conditions from Bourns is available at RS Components. The BPS230 humidity sensor has one of the smallest form factors available – measuring only 2.0 x 2.0 x 0.75mm – and offers high quality, high performance and excellent reliability.
11th June 2019

DIN rail power supplies are slim and space-saving

DIN rail power supplies are slim and space-saving
DIN rail power supplies from Siemens, which are suited to a wide range of industrial automation applications are now available at RS Components. Designed for use in distributed power applications in machine control boxes or in small cabinets, the single-phase SITOP PSU6200 power supplies are slim and space-saving, with plug-in terminals that support easy electrical connection.
16th April 2019

Temperature sensor suits harsh environments

Temperature sensor suits harsh environments
A temperature and humidity sensor from Sensirion is in stock at RS Components. The SHT85 builds upon Sensirion’s SHT3x series, which offers CMOSens technology that for more than 10 years has delivered highly accurate units with long-term stability.
5th April 2019

Frequency converter delivers up to 80% energy savings

Frequency converter delivers up to 80% energy savings
An innovative frequency converter from Rexroth that delivers potential energy savings of up to 80% across industrial and automation applications has been introduced by RS Components. The EFC5610 intelligent variable-frequency drive enables manufacturers and other industrial businesses to tackle rising energy costs and increased demand for environmentally friendly production.
21st February 2019

Loop valve tester speeds up measurement readings

Loop valve tester speeds up measurement readings
Availability of the Fluke 710 mA Loop Valve Tester has been announced by RS Components. This is an easy-to-use tool that greatly simplifies the testing of control valves, enabling the quick measurement of critical valve readings using a simple two-wire connection.
24th January 2019


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