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Content tagged with Automation & Control posted in January 2011
NITRA Coiled and Reinforced Coiled Hoses
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1/31/2011  Post a comment
Bonded polyurethane tubing is made by a continuous bonding process for flexibility and kink resistance.
BlankWorks V4.3 for SolidWorks 2011
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1/31/2011  Post a comment
Flat pattern development integrated into SolidWorks.
Second Generation SMPS Evaluation Board for DSP
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1/28/2011  Post a comment
Set up for a 12V dc output at a current rating of up to 6A, with input ranging from 20 - 60V.
Universal Mounting Kit
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1/27/2011  Post a comment
Simplifies mounting on most ac motor shafts.
Linear Position Transducer with VARAN Bus Interface
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1/27/2011  Post a comment
Outputs a start/stop signal, which is used to calculate the position of each magnet using the transducer length and resolution.
LoFlo Series Flowmeter
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1/27/2011  Post a comment
Axial turbine flowmeter with repeatability of 0.25 percent of reading.
Noax IPCs with Mainboards
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1/26/2011  Post a comment
Equipped with new motherboards with dual-core processors and a flexible plug design including two PCI express slots.
BK9055 Compact Series EtherNet/IP Bus Coupler
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1/26/2011  Post a comment
Recognizes the terminals to which it is connected, and performs the assignment of the inputs and outputs to the words of the process image automatically.
Image Sensor with Multiple Inspections and Ethernet Interface
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1/26/2011  Post a comment
Monitors labels, parts and packaging for type, size, orientation, shape and location.
Single Board Computer with 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 Processors
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1/25/2011  1 comment
Rugged single board computer with a quad core processor operating at up to 2.1GHz with up to 8 GBytes of DDR3 1,333MHz memory.
Compact Pneumatic Air Cylinders
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1/25/2011  Post a comment
Type 304 stainless steel bodies with anodized aluminum alloy heads.
Low-Mass Triaxial Piezoelectric Accelerometer
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1/25/2011  Post a comment
Designed to provide vibration measurements on three orthogonal axes with 10-32 receptacles to allow data collection from three separate output connections.
Sandia Sizes up Wind Turbine Blade Design
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1/24/2011  Post a comment
Armed with HyperSizer optimization software and FEA, Sandia pursues innovations in large wind turbine blade design, aiming for a balance between low weight and structural integrity.
Developing Composite Wind Blades That Will Stand the Test of Time
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1/24/2011  Post a comment
To support new advanced composite engineering and manufacturing processes, wind blade manufacturers must create an end-to-end engineering environment with the best-in-class assets.
Digital Hydraulic Tester
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1/24/2011  Post a comment
Useful for hydraulics, automotive and manufacturing industries.
Filtration Series Diaphragm Pumps
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1/24/2011  1 comment
Promotes "green" operations by performing cleanly without pump oil.
Solid-State Soft Starters
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1/24/2011  Post a comment
Controls three-phase ac induction motors.
Inverse Speed Motors
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1/21/2011  Post a comment
Power for hydraulic truck lifts operating under extreme environmental conditions.
Hierarchical Reference Flow
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1/20/2011  Post a comment
For the Common Platform alliance's 32/28-nanometer (nm) low-power process technology.
Extreme 1000 Series Encoder
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1/20/2011  Post a comment
Designed to meet the requirements of the steel, crane and mining machinery industries.
Solar Tracking Makes Use of Industrial Control
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1/20/2011  Post a comment
Precise sun tracking requires a combination of complex algorithms, robust networking, instrumentation and analytics.
MLW Series of Long Stroke Linear Position Sensors
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1/19/2011  Post a comment
Long stroke position measurement for hydraulic cylinder/actuator feedback and tank leveling.
4Mb Density Device
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1/19/2011  Post a comment
Serial EEPROM and serial Flash compatible read/write timing with no write delays and unlimited read/write endurance.
Canary Smart Meter Solution
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1/19/2011  Post a comment
Collects, displays and stores trend historian data from electric and gas smart meters.
Shaft Grounding Bearing Isolator
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1/19/2011  Post a comment
Diverts harmful currents to ground, bypassing the bearings and extending motor life.
Tecnomatix Enhancements Highlights
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1/19/2011  Post a comment
Latest Updates for Tecnomatix 9, Jack 7, Factory 15 and Plant Simulation 10.
Intel Atom N455/D525 ISA Half-Size Single Board Computer
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1/18/2011  Post a comment
An integrated graphic and memory controller (GMCH) on the same chip.
Eurocard Extender Boards
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1/18/2011  Post a comment
Enable active boards to be brought out from the subrack for testing and debugging while retaining the interconnect with the backplane.
Low Profile Encoders
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1/18/2011  Post a comment
Can be connected to most standard subsequent electronics for control of digitally controlled servo motors.
Linear Motor Stages for Precision Motion
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1/14/2011  Post a comment
Non-magnetic forcer coil provides high force with zero cogging for smooth velocity and position control.
M3-L Closed-Loop Linear Motion Module
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1/14/2011  Post a comment
Operating on 3.3V power and high-level digital motion commands, miniature motion control system targets precision applications.
Brushless DC Gearmotor with Integrated Gearbox
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1/14/2011  Post a comment
Integrated Gearbox and electronics with versatile control for speed and torque in a sealed package.
Integrated Gas Management System
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1/13/2011  Post a comment
Offers continuous pressure and flow control from liquid can or high-pressure cylinder sources.
PC for Harsh Environments
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1/13/2011  Post a comment
Installation on a support arm system permits a flexible mounting position and ergonomic operation.
Linear Drives with an Extra Bearing Option
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1/13/2011  Post a comment
Double the axial thrust capacity of the drive unit without significantly increasing the length of the drive box.
Vuuch Enterprise Social System 4.0
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1/12/2011  Post a comment
Social technology software for the way product development teams interact.
Permanent Magnet Motors in Direct-Drive Applications
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1/11/2011  Post a comment
Cooling towers are common systems design applications for a variety of facilities. Investigating such an application helps clarify how recent advances in motor technology allow for replacement of the gearbox, NEMA motor, driveshaft, and disc couplings with a permanent magnet motor.
Metric Involute Splined Shafts & Bushings
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1/10/2011  Post a comment
Thermal refined heat treatment for abrasion resistance.
Solid-State Contactors for Motor Control Applications
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1/7/2011  Post a comment
Available in 2, 9, 15 and 37A versions, either reversing or non-reversing.
OpenVPX Single Board Computer
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1/7/2011  Post a comment
6U OpenVPX single board computer has a range of processor options including a quad core Intel Core i7 processor.
Pneumatics in Small Medical Devices
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1/5/2011  1 comment
Medical industry's focus on portable, lightweight, low-power designs and more precise proportional control is a fit for electro-pneumatics technology.
Cubemass Coriolis Flowmeter for OEMs
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1/5/2011  Post a comment
The Cubemass Coriolis flowmeter is for OEMs that build spraying equipment, coating equipment, test stands and process skids.
Portable Laser Scanners
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1/5/2011  Post a comment
3DScanCo is now reselling Artec, Creaform and 3Shape 3D scanners
Class 5 SmartMotor
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1/5/2011  Post a comment
More than 100 SmartMotor servos can be linked over CAN to create one multi-axis controller.
Synchronous Belt Drive System
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1/4/2011  Post a comment
The neoprene rubber belts are manufactured with a fiberglass cord for tension stability
Machine Tooling with Compact Hydraulic Power Packs
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1/4/2011  Post a comment
Combining a horizontal machining center with compact hydraulic power packs and 8W seated valve technology in "storage mode" is helping a German company create a new generation of energy-saving machines.
How Caterpillar Applies Electro-Hydraulics for Efficiency
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1/4/2011  Post a comment
Tana Utley, vice president and chief technology officer at Caterpillar Inc., discusses how energy use and EPA Tier 4 emissions regulations puts the company's design focus squarely on hydraulic system efficiency.




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