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Open, adaptable and modular safety solution from Pilz

Just as products come in packaging of all shapes and sizes, so do today’s demands on packaging machines. Although packaging is primarily there to protect the content, product presentation frequently boosts the incentive to buy and is constantly adjusted to meet point-of-sale requirements. Even when the packaging tasks are changed frequently, operators expect reliability, high

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FACTIVITY Forms Strategic Partnership With Opto 22

FACTIVITY has just become a partner with Opto 22, a worldwide supplier of PAC (Programmable Automation Controllers). Opto 22 manufactures controllers, I/O, solid-state relays, and software products that link electrical, mechanical, and electronic devices to networks and computers. Its products are used to monitor, control, and get data from all the machines and devices that

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Webinar: Four Steps to End Encoder Problems

Live webinar is Wednesday, May 6th at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Reserve your spot for the webinar by clicking the button below. In this webinar, Avtron Encoder Product Manager Brian Winter uncovers the biggest causes of encoder failure, and what you can do to eliminate these causes. Learn how to recognize problem(s), simplify mechanical issues on the

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Mitsubishi Adds MDT Software to its e-F@ctory Alliance Program

Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. announced that it has selected MDT Software to join its e-F@ctory Alliance Program. MDT was selected because of its proven ability to solve the challenges of managing automation program changes. As an e-F@ctory Alliance product, MDT works with Mitsubishi Electric to ensure technical competence in providing change management support for Mitsubishi

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Rogers High Performance Circuit Materials at Del Mar Electronics Show

Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) will be showing samples of the company’s wide range of printed-circuit-board (PCB) materials at the Del Mar Electronics & Design Show (DMEDS, April 30-May 1, 2014 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in San Diego, CA. Representatives from Rogers Corp. will be at Booth 622 with information and insight on the use

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Ioxus Launches iMOD X-Series™ for Ultracapacitor Application

Ioxus, a manufacturer of premium performance ultracapacitor technology for use in transportation, industrial and energy applications, announced the launch of the iMOD X-Series™, a new series of module systems for a common, single-piece extruded housing for application across all of its axial ultracapacitors. iMOD X-Series allows for a very flexible voltage configuration to meet virtually

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Small NEMA 12 Cabinet Coolers Resist Heat And Dirt

EXAIR’s new small NEMA 12 Cabinet Cooler® Systems keep electrical enclosures cool with 20°F (-7°C) air while resisting heat and dirty environments that could adversely affect the internal components. This durable Cabinet Cooler system provides a low cost, easy to install, maintenance free solution for enclosures in hot, remote and/or dirty environments. The cooling capacity

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