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Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST)
CST represents a unique collection of companies under one umbrella as a distinct global business unit within Schneider Electric. Now a singular business, they represents a set of proven brands with a long-standing ability to deliver advanced application-specific solutions across a wide array of sensing technologies along with control and actuation products.View All Resources from Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST)
Washing Down Drives Without Washing Away ProfitsVendor:Gates | Type:White Paper | Category:Motion Control/AutomationWhen it comes to power transmission equipment used in the food processing industry, some drive systems are easier to clean and sanitize than others. Learn about the drive system cleaning and sanitizing challenges facing the food manufacturing industry. Maintain the highest level of productivity while exceeding food safety standards. Power Panels - Intelligent Visualization DevicesVendor:B&R Industrial Automation Corp | Type:Product Catalog | Category:Motion Control/AutomationPower Panels from B&R integrate control, operation and visualization in one compact, intelligent device. Redefining performance, the Power Panel devices are truly the first choice for automating small and mid-size machines. Availability ranges from analog resistive touch screens in various sizes to keyboard devices. NEW Deublin Rotating Union Catalog AvailableVendor:Deublin Company | Type:Product Catalog | Category:Motion Control/AutomationThe transition to highly sophisticated, power-hungry portable electronic systems in smaller, lighter, ergonomic packages is creating new battery system-design challenges for engineers. This whitepaper helps designers recognize & avoid challenges inherent in the design process.
ADC has introduced a new family of high-precision slides, vertical (jacks), goniometer (tilt), rotation and actuators available in different sizes and load capacity. We do custom design, fabrication and assembly of gantry tables, spectrometers, machine tool applications, assembly application, packaging applications, and hex poles.View All Resources from ADC
Say Goodbye to Air Cylinders and Hello to Affordable ElectricVendor:IAI America, Inc. | Type:Product Catalog | Category:Motion Control/AutomationRequest IAI's new RCP2 Robo Cylinder catalog, and be on your way to affordable electric by using IAI's electric actuator, saving up to 67% on operating costs (compared to air cylinders). An electric actuator, the RCP2's relative power consumption is about 1/3 of the power required to operate an air cylinder. IAI's 40-page catalog features the company's complete line of quality RCP2 slider and rod type Robo Cylinders. Precise and rigid, the RCP2's positioning repeatability is held to ±0.02mm; a 73 mm wide aluminum base supports heavier load capacities. PATENTED SERVO DRIVE SYSTEM SOLVES CONTROL ISSUES AND SAVES COSTSVendor:YET US, Inc | Type:Product Catalog | Category:Motion Control/AutomationYET US Inc's new XtraDrive® servo system features revolutionary advancements in servo control technology. The patented servo control technology solves problems with system flexibility, tuning and compatibility inherently associated with high precision motion systems while streamlining overall system costs. Featuring patented NCT control technology, the XtraDrive achieves unparalleled performance and stability resulting in maximized productivity and cost-savings. The XtraDrive servo system is compact for easy integration into new or existing precision servo motion systems. Options includes extended I/O, Devicenet, SERCOS, MACRO and Profibus.
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Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.