SM Plus Series sub-micro, ac-adjustable speed drives are for single- or three-phase input in various voltages and may be used with electric motors up to 3 hp. Features include more than 50 programmable functions, up to seven preset speeds, 18 I/O terminals, and RS485 serial communications. A removable electronic programming module, or EPM, allows quick setup of multiple units.
LEESON Electric Corp., Box 241, Grafton, WI 53024, FAX (414) 377-9025.
Enabling the Future is designing prosthetic appendages modeled more like superhero arms and hands than your average static artificial limbs. And they’re doing it through a website and grassroots movement inspired by two men’s design and creation in 2012 of a metal prosthetic for a child in South Africa.
In order to keep an enterprise truly safe from hackers, cyber security has to go all the way down to the device level. Icon Labs is making the point that security has to be built into device components.
Three days after NASA's MAVEN probe reached Mars, India's Mangalyaan probe went into orbit around the red planet. India's first interplanetary mission, and the first successful Mars probe launched by an Asian nation, has a total project cost of nearly $600 million less than MAVEN's.
Plant user interfaces are beginning to incorporate the consumer features such as swipe, double tap, and pinch. The driver is Millennials who expect plant equipment to match the sophistication of the smartphone.
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