Product News 12169

DN Staff

March 12, 2001

2 Min Read
Product News

Resistor networks

Mil-914 surface-mount chip resistor networks are available with standard resistance values from 10(OMEGA) to 2.2M(OMEGA) and standard tolerances of 10%, 5%, 2%, and 1%. Network termination consists of a high-adhesion conductive base layer covered by a nickel barrier to prevent solder joint degradation.

State Of The Art Inc. , 2470 Fox Hill Rd., State College, PA 16803-1797; FAX (814) 355-2714;

Project planning

SimVision 3.1 allows executives and consultants to "flight test" large-scale projects before they begin. The software models an organization's work processes to predict the project's outcome, and allow management to identify problems in resources, scheduling, and quality before they happen.

Vite Corp. , 1077C Independence Ave., Mountain View, CA 94043-1601; FAX (650) 428-0329; .

Bus station

A miniaturized bus station measures just 175x30x27 mm and offers the features and performance of larger stations. The piconet(R)modules support all major open fieldbus protocols including DeviceNet, PROFIBUS-DP, and CANOpen and can be mixed to customize networks for any configuration of I/O signals. Modules are terminated with picofast(R)connectors to provide plug-and-play convenience.

InterlinkBT , 3000 Campus Dr., Minneapolis, MN 55441; FAX (612) 694-2399;


VX Vision(R)Version 4 includes capabilities for image embossing, intelligent hole making, support for CAM-fixture assemblies, and multiple incremental surfacing, sheet metal, and mold design enhancements. For image embossing, an image file such as a JPEG or GIF is used as input and applied on the surface of a modeled product. As part of the model, the embossed image is automatically incorporated into mold design and machining operations.

Varimetrix Corp. , 2350 Commerce Park Dr., Suite No. 4, Palm Bay, FL 32905; FAX 407-723-4388;

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