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Content tagged with Automation & Control posted in February 2011
Milling Machine for Rapid PCB Prototyping
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2/28/2011  Post a comment
The ProtoMat S43 has improved functions and a high level of automation and upgrade options.
3 mm Pitch HTD Pulleys and Belts
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2/28/2011  Post a comment
Available with the pulleys and belt lengths starting at 105 going up to 1863 mm.
SeaI/O Multifunction Analog and Digital Combo Module
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2/25/2011  Post a comment
SeaI/O-570 modules are useful for process control, data acquisition, broadcast communications and remote environmental monitoring.
Integrated Dress Pack Model
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2/25/2011  Post a comment
Added to ABB Robotics' IRB 2600 range of mid-sized material handling robots.
NanoRISC Modules
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2/25/2011  Post a comment
Closes the gap between MCU and x86 embedded board solutions.
CAMCO RSD Rotary Servo Drive
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2/25/2011  Post a comment
Zero-backlash drive offers control on rotary or linear systems.
Encapsulated Transformers Line Expanded
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2/24/2011  Post a comment
AutomationDirect has expanded its Hammond line of HPS Fortress commercial encapsulated power transformers.
Incremental Optical Encoder
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2/24/2011  Post a comment
Provides rotary position and velocity information to operate motion control and robotic systems.
Dual DMOS Full Bridge Motor Driver IC
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2/24/2011  Post a comment
Drive two motors from a single IC.
CompactPCI PlusIO Backplanes
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2/24/2011  Post a comment
Expands the backplane with serial point-to-point connections for high-speed data transfer.
Speed Connect
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2/23/2011  Post a comment
Siemens' quick release mechanism that protects against vibration shakeout on its Motion-Connect line of power and signal cables.
PH20 5-Axis Touch-Trigger Probe Head
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2/23/2011  Post a comment
"Head touch" capability for high-speed point capture with minimal CMM movement.
SpaceClaim Hits Its Stride
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2/23/2011  Post a comment
Ease-of-use capabilities along with new sheet metal design functions and capabilities around concept and bid marketing, made SpaceClaim 2010 better suited to help whole engineering organizations communicate in 3D.
FloTHERM Reborn as A Thermal Design Problem-Solving Tool
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2/23/2011  Post a comment
Mentor Graphics leverages patent-pending mathematical technologies in the next-generation release.
CoDeSys Embedded Controller
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2/23/2011  Post a comment
CPX-CEC integration of electric drives, pneumatics and I/O.
Operator Interfaces Become a Communication Nexus
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2/23/2011  Post a comment
As HMIs increasingly leverage consumer PC technology, these devices increase in value to the user and machine designer as an information portal, portable visualization tool, and link to the enterprise.
Fuel Efficient Ground Vehicle Demonstrator
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2/22/2011  Post a comment
Low voltage power generation platform provides flexibility to deliver power at desired voltage with weight and fuel savings.
Line of Operator Interfaces Designed for OEMs
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2/22/2011  Post a comment
Broad array of serial and Ethernet connectivity options and are rated for global applications in a slim, light-weight OEM design.
Inductive DC Proximity Sensors
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2/22/2011  1 comment
Shielded 8 mm sensors are flush-mountable and feature a 2 mm sensing range.
Slave SBC Serves as Ethernet Diagnosis Buffer
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2/18/2011  Post a comment
Board simplifies ease of use and wiring requirements within embedded systems.
Hydraulics as an Emissions Compliance Solution
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2/18/2011  Post a comment
As new engines are being designed to meet pending Tier 4/Stage IIIB regulations, mobile hydraulics technology offers fluid power solutions for delivering needed power with fewer emissions.
High-Temperature Accelerometer
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2/18/2011  Post a comment
To +482C with three-point ARINC mounting and long MTBF.
One Inch Can-stack Linear Actuator with Proximity Sensor
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2/17/2011  Post a comment
Integrated switch increases versatility of the one inch can stack linear actuator.
Dold Safety Relay Devices
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2/17/2011  Post a comment
For use in industrial applications.
Software Toolbox Enhances Connectivity Software
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2/17/2011  Post a comment
TOP server features expanded DNP WITS support and SNMP agent capability; Driver Functionality Enhancements.
High Voltage Line Driver
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2/16/2011  Post a comment
For factory automation with IO-Link functionality.
Twenty-Six New Impact M-Series Color Cameras
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2/15/2011  1 comment
Allows embedded vision system to solve challenging color image processing applications.
Mastercam QuickPart
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2/14/2011  Post a comment
Mastercam QuickPart gives students a fast, easy way to design and cut parts while learning the principles of CAD/CAM.
Ethernet-Capable Optical Data Couplers
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2/14/2011  Post a comment
Enables live video communication in material handling applications.
Vision System Upgrades Pharma Printing
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2/14/2011  Post a comment
To meet the FDA mandate that each tablet or capsule be identifiable, it's critical to be able to inspect the identification and eject bad items. A combined camera and image processor solution helps Ackley Machine deliver for its pharmaceutical customers.
Piezoelectric Biaxial Accelerometer
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2/11/2011  Post a comment
For aircraft vibration monitoring.
-43240 4-axis 750W Drive
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2/10/2011  Post a comment
For Ethernet DMC-41x3 and DMC-40x0 motion controllers.
Matrox Supersight e2
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2/9/2011  Post a comment
High-performance computing platform and is now equipped with ATI FirePro Professional Graphics from AMD.
Bosch GPA Motor
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2/9/2011  Post a comment
Power and design attributes for powering the positioning arms of mobile and stationary stacking machines.

 

Line of Capacitive Sensors
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2/9/2011  Post a comment
Useful for level detection of bulk material or liquids either directly or through a plastic or glass container wall.
Specialty Linear Motor Kits
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2/8/2011  Post a comment
Linear motor range to cover new applications in scanning and imaging systems.
Important Operating System Characteristics for Safe and Secure Applications
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2/8/2011  Post a comment
When computing platforms are used in applications where safety or security is paramount, such as airborne and ground-based systems, special requirements may need to be addressed.
Vortex Shedding Flow Meters
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2/8/2011  Post a comment
The no-moving-part design makes the products well suited to monitor media with small particulates.
Electric Drives Power Rocket Launcher
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2/7/2011  Post a comment
New drive system enables silent operation and provides high load carrying capacity.
Encapsulated Transformers Line Expanded
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2/7/2011  Post a comment
Encapsulated with electrical grade silica sand and resin compounds to protect the core and coils.
Delrin and Peek Worms and Wheels
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2/7/2011  Post a comment
Start at 0.5 Mod going up to 3.0 as standard and all are available in 1, 2, 3 or 4 starts.
Social Networks: Cautious Engineers and Collaboration-Focused Suppliers
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2/7/2011  Post a comment
Despite the possibilities for collaboration, a Design News survey reveals engineers are avoiding social networks due to concerns around security and irrelevant information overload.
Sinamics G110D Distributed Drive
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2/4/2011  Post a comment
Includes integrated plug-and-play power and control for easier installation and an optional Intelligent Operator Panel (IOP) for text application setup in a reduced footprint.
UTM10 Ultrasonic Flowmeter
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2/4/2011  Post a comment
A flow and energy meter for liquid.
CPU Board with an Intel Core 2 Duo P8400 Processor
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2/4/2011  Post a comment
Provides a powerful platform for Automation PC 810 and Panel PC 800 devices.
Real-Time Visual Ergonomics Application
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2/3/2011  Post a comment
Corrects reflection and visibility problems early in the vehicle design process.
Panels as Powerful as an Industrial PC
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2/3/2011  Post a comment
Can be equipped with up to 2 GByte of main memory and the product range includes panels ranging from 5.7 inch VGA to 15 inch XGA displays.
ET Bus Terminals for use in Extreme Climates
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2/2/2011  Post a comment
Provides I/O solutions for applications in areas with severe heat or cold.
Developer's Kits for M3-L Closed Loop Linear Motion Module
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2/1/2011  Post a comment
Includes an M3-L module for precision closed-loop linear motion, along with a USB adapter and New Scale Pathway software.




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