Finder, an Italian brand with worldwide presence, concentrates its production and logistics facilities in Italy, France, Spain and Germany. It delivers solutions for the residential, commercial and industrial sectors internationally through a network of sales subsidiaries in 28 countries, as well as over more than 80 distribution partnerships.
Finder, d.o.o. was established in 2020 as 27th subsidiary. Located in Ljubljana, is cowering Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Republic of North Macedonia, Albania, Greece and Cyprus.
FINDER OPTA & ARDUINO PRO
Finder OPTA, first ever PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC RELAY (PLR), is continuing the brands’ history of innovation and quality in switching technologies and represents new, innovative, option for engineers, designers and whoever wishes to add smart logic to a control cabinet. A perfect solution to create simple applications in industrial automation, OEM and building automation.
MADE IN ITALY by Finder, CE and UL certified and designed for industrial grade applications, OPTA combines the brands’ 70 years of experience, signature quality built and reliability with the Arduino’s ecosystem flexibility and innovative approach, for a truly one- of-a- kind device.
UNIQUELY POWERFUL, CONNECTED AND EASY TO PROGRAM
OPTA is powered by ST’s new STM32H747XI dual-core Cortex®-M7+M4 MCU which enables it to perform real-time operations as well as predictive maintenance functionalities. It supports OTA (over the air) firmware updates while ensuring data security from the hardware to the Cloud, thanks to the onboard secure element and X.509 Standard compliance.
Taking advantage of Arduinos widely known, easy-to-use and open platforms, OPTA can be programmed via Arduino IDE, Arduino CLI or the Arduino Web Editor. Additionally, it supports also standard IEC 61131-3 PLC languages such as LADDER, FBD, etc.
Designed with ease of implementation in mind, it leverages Arduino Pro’s vast range of readily available software libraries and sketches for any kind of application, that can dramatically reduce programming times.
3 OPTIONS FOR EVERY APPLICATION
To meet every user’s expectation Finder OPTA is available in three versions:
All three variants came with the 12-24 V DC supply, 8 both digital & analogue (0-10V) inputs as well as 4 relay outputs with NO 10 A contact, USB type C for programming and data logging and RJ45 for Ethernet communication.