J.W. Winco, Inc., a supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers 316L Stainless Steel GN 139.5 Hinges with Safety Switch. The RoHS compliant hinges with integrated safety switches are designed for use in monitoring doors and covers of machines and equipment. Opening the door activates the switch contacts, which causes an interruption
Kitagawa NorthTech, Inc., the most trusted leader and of standard chucks, advanced chucks, cylinders, steady rests and workholding accessories, provides turnkey, custom engineered workholding services. Renowned for their standard and advanced chucks, the company also provides design, engineering, workholding manufacturing, assembly, testing, inspection, documentation, installation, and training. Whether a machine shop is experiencing a productivity
WAGO announces new Add-On Instructions (AOI) for the 750-486 Intrinsically Safe I/O Module. WAGO AOIs for Allen-Bradley® RS LogixTM 5000 software allow users to easily implement control logic that supports the functionality of WAGO’s distributed I/O modules. AOIs supporting several popular high-density digital, analog, and specialty I/O modules are available. Implementation is as easy as
When applications call for precise movement of product, then Dorner’s newly redesigned 2200 Series Precision Move Conveyor is the answer. Dorner’s new 2200 Series Precision Move Conveyor is engineered for accurate movement of product at specific times, distances and intervals that are critical for components in the manufacturing and packaging processes of small- to medium-sized
New Multi-Timers and Time Switches Offers Unmatched Functionality and Timing Ranges for Controlling Operations
The newly expanded lineup of multi-timers and time switches from Altech Corp.® offers unmatched functionality, maximized flexibility, and the widest adjustable timing range in the industry to reliably govern the duration of automation and control operations. The lineup includes universal digital multi-timers, analog multi-timers, programmable panel-mount digital multi-timers, and digital time switches in various versions.
Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components, introduces new TECHSPEC® High Performance Fluorescence Dichroic Filters. These versatile filters have received special attention to surface flatness, transmitted wavefront and surface quality to produce our highest level of precision on a filter. TECHSPEC® High Performance Fluorescence Dichroic Filters are ideally suited for fluorescence microscopy or
The high technology company TRUMPF, based in Ditzingen near Stuttgart, Germany, has put on another impressive show at this year’s Photonics West, one of the most important optics and photonics conferences in the United States: The 2017 edition of the research-focused event is taking place from January 31 to February 2 in San Francisco, California.
In its continuing effort to help manufacturers leverage Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) opportunities to improve productivity and reduce manufacturing costs, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. introduces an MTConnect® adapter to facilitate shop floor monitoring. MTConnect is an open standard that allows the sharing of a common language between machines and other electrical equipment from various
Red Lion Controls announced the new Graphite® Edge Controller. The compact rugged industrial controller offers highly scalable I/O and combines networking and data visualization with industry standard IEC 61131 control capabilities in a small, easy-to-deploy footprint. The Graphite Edge Controller is ideal for process and factory automation customers who require a rugged industrial controller with
Advantech WISE-PaaS Marketplace Cooperates with ARM, Microsoft, Intel Security, and Acronis to Enable IoT Edge Intelligence
Advantech is collaborating with ARM, Microsoft, Intel® Security, and Acronis on a new sharing platform – WISE-PaaS Marketplace – to be unveiled at Embedded World 2017. It creates a new business model that enables customers to create diverse IoT software/cloud solutions easily and quickly within a collaborative software ecosystem for business growth and service innovation.
Construction of the extension to HELUKABEL’s production plant in Windsbach, Germany has successfully been completed. The new building provides more than 96,875 square feet of additional office, laboratory and production space. One of the project’s objectives was to consolidate global R&D activities into one location. The newly created engineering center houses additional test and inspection
Gardner Denver THOMAS is pleased to announce the release of its newly developed 380 series variants: 380CE32 (115/60/1), 380CS32 (100/50/60/1) (380CUU32 (230/50/1) coming soon). These oil-less single WOB-L® piston units can be used for pressure or vacuum operation and are engineered to be versatile and reliable for a wide array of market applications, ranging from
OKW has launched its new EVOTEC designer table-top plastic enclosures for tough working environments. Applications include measurement and control engineering, IT, medical, laboratory and environmental technology. EVOTEC can also be wall mounted for access control. These smart new enclosures feature elegant and ergonomic soft contours but are built to be robust. They are molded from
ROLEC’s new ultra-modern multiPANEL designer command and display enclosures combine technical finesse with maximum flexibility. These highly attractive and versatile IP 65 enclosures are designed for fitting to suspension arms and can be specified for a huge range of applications involving displays, touchscreens and flush integration of PCs. New multiPANEL is suitable for every conceivable
ERNI USA provides manufacturing and support services for military OEMs with special product requirements, performance specifications, test parameters and supply chain needs. With expertise in pressfit technology (semi- and fully-automatic), ERNI specializes in fully assembled and fully-tested military backplanes. ERNI manufactures high-quality, low-to-mid volume, high-mix military backplanes for radar equipment, drones and other military equipment.
Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company, announced the extension of its Linea family of low-cost, high-value line scan cameras with a new 16k CLHS model. The new Linea™ 16k CLHS camera delivers the exceptional performance and features found in the current lineup of high-end cameras at an unprecedented price point. Based on the most advanced
Hirose has expanded its North American sales and application engineering support services with the opening of a new office in Andover, Massachusetts. The New England-based office offers sales and technical support that strengthens Hirose’s ability to quickly meet customer requirements. The new east coast office reflects Hirose’s growth in North America, and demonstrates its continued
Sager Electronics is now stocking Electroswitch’s 6-way blade switch. Electroswitch’s new 6-position blade action switch, the first in the industry, provides guitar players with more tone possibilities and pick-up combinations. Featuring an extra position, the 52052 switch broadens wiring options, while reducing the number of standard switches needed to accomplish similar design functionality. The quiet
Visitors at EASTEC will want to stop by the Kurt booth to see this amazing lineup of robust and versatile vises for aggressive 5 axis machining including high precision production machining. The new MaxLock™ HP Series of self-centering vises for maximum 5-axis workholding rigidity, these products combat jaw deflection and part lift with AngLock® design
SPIROL is pleased to introduce ArmorGalv®, a Thermal Zinc Diffusion coating, as a standard finish option for their engineered fasteners. This uniform deposition coating is poised to revolutionize the industrial fastener market with 1,000+ hours of corrosion resistance, no risk of hydrogen embrittlement, and no insignificant surfaces! SPIROL is initially rolling out ArmorGalv® for their
Master Bond Supreme 3HTND-2DM is a rapid curing, toughened, one part epoxy system used for the dam-and-fill method for chip-on-board encapsulation. Essentially, there are two methods to protect chips and their wire bonds. One method is referred to as glob top, where the encapsulating system is dispensed and applied directly to the area to be
EXAIR’s new Model 1004SS, M4 NPT Back Blow Air Nozzle has been designed to deliver the smallest, most effective airflow for blowing debris and liquids from small pipe or hose inside diameters, channel, bores, holes, internal threads and other internal part features. An array of holes provide a forceful 360 degree airflow to clear out
Outdoor applications – such as cell towers, surveillance cameras, and train signaling require reliable communication connectivity specifically designed for harsh environments. Unlike indoor applications, LC Fiber Optic and RJ45 connections in these environments face problems, such as contamination from dirt that can result in poor performance or even complete loss of communication. The HARTING PushPull
Southco, Inc. has recently expanded its Positioning Technology portfolio with the addition of a system designed to neutralize the weight of heavy doors and covers. The CB LIFT-A-SYST® series combines assisted lifting force and positional stability through the full range of motion for opening and closing to make equipment operation safe and reliable. Southco’s LIFT-A-SYST®
Nexen Group, Inc. introduces complete Geared Bearing solutions based on their innovative Roller Pinion System (RPS). The new Geared Bearing package comes complete with a zero backlash gear mounted and dialed in on a precision grade high capacity bearing. Nexen’s Geared Bearings are available in a wide variety of sizes and gear ratios, and preconfigured