Electronic Controls are Taking Hold, Improving Reliability, Simplifying Installation
by Robert Kittten, Product Manager Eaton Corporation
Vehicle control solutions are making systems more efficient, installation simpler, equipment more reliable and even cutting fuel costs. The benefits of electronic controls align closely with the preferences of operators and fleet managers, as well as the OEMs and system integrators who design and build small and large vehicles. Consequently, electronic controls are increasingly used across a range of on- and off-highway vehicle applications, especially where uptime is key.
Today, there is a shift from traditional electro-mechanical devices to electronic multiplexing (or MUX) technology, the mos common of which is the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) J1939 CAN 2.0B standard for communications and diagnostics. (…Read More Here...)