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Magnetek debuts Flex EX2 wireless controls



Feb. 18, 2018 – Magnetek, a supplier of digital power and motion control systems, has introduced its Flex EX2 wireless controls for material handling, overhead crane and industrial applications.

Transmitters are available in four-, six-, eight- and 12-button style options, while receivers will be available in 4/6 and 8/12 styles. According to Magnetek, the Flex EX2 offers advanced software capabilities, including expanded frequency ranges, channel scanning schemes for anti-interference, drop detection, and remote pairing. The transmitters feature an improved ergonomic design with a single thumbscrew for access to batteries and dipswitches, while retaining its IP66 rating for protection in harsh indoor or outdoor environments. Also available are a variety of accessories designed to provide additional protection and flexibility, including protective rubber transmitter boots, a retractable belt clip, and a charging cradle.