Cognex Corporation announced the introduction of the In-Sight® 2000 series, a product line that combines the power of its industry-leading In-Sight vision systems with the simplicity and affordability of a vision sensor. Ideal for solving simple error-proofing applications, these vision sensors set new standards for value, ease of use and flexibility thanks to the powerful
Master Bond MasterSil 972TC-LO passes the rigorous requirements for low outgassing per ASTM E595 specifications. It is particularly well suited for use in vacuum environments as well as applications in the aerospace, electronic, opto-electronic and specialty OEM industries. This two part silicone system offers convenient handling for bonding, sealing, coating and potting. MasterSil 972TC-LO is
Watlow® recently announced that its COMPOSER® with INTUITION® graphical configuration software now supports both the F4T and EZ-ZONE® RM controllers. COMPOSER is Watlow’s easy-to-use graphical software for configuring and customizing the company’s controllers. It helps users visualize and easily implement control and automation solutions. Task-specific views simplify all aspects of setting up new controllers including
Littelfuse, Inc. has introduced the SPxx-01WTG-C-HV Series (SPxx Series) of general purpose ESD Protection TVS Diode Arrays (SPA® Diodes). The SPxx Series extends previous improvements for protecting sensitive...
ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovations, is advancing image capture for demanding astrophotography and scientific imaging applications with availability of a new 16.2 megapixel (MP) charge-coupled...
Leland Teschler – Executive Editor email@example.com On Twitter @DW_LeeTeschler Teschler on Topic In the 1990s, I was a judge for an award competition among companies that practiced something called “concurrent engineering.” For younger readers who weren’t around back then, the concurrent engineering movement got started as a way of ensuring new designs would be easy
WAGO’s compact, performance class PLC the PFC200 750-82xx is now ANSI/ISA12.12.01 certified for operation in Class 1, Division 2 hazardous locations. Besides multiple network and fieldbus interfaces, the controller supports all digital, analog and specialty modules found within the 750/753 Series. The PFC200 features: A high speed processor: 600 MHz ARM Cortex A8 Multiple fieldbus
Horner APG released materials for their newest software offering: WebMI. Formally launching later this week, WebMI will allow users to remotely monitor and control their Horner OCS (Operator Control Station) controllers from their phone, tablet, or other mobile device. “For over 20 years, we have produced strong engineered hardware solutions, known for our OCS all-in-one
Suburban Manufacturing, Inc. (SMI), providers of reusable protective sleeving, has officially released a complete line of Radiant Shield sleeving. The sleeve was engineered for use in applications where...
Leading the stepper motor market, now with power-off activated electromagnetic brakes. Oriental Motor is pleased to introduce our new 1.8° and 0.9° PKP Series 2-Phase stepper motor, the leading stepper motor in the market, now preassembled with new Oriental Motor’s Original Electromagnetic Brake. The new PKP Series stepper motors are now available with built-in power-off
Equipto Electronics new Ka Shield rack enclosure is so named because it offers certified EMI/RFI shielding from the RF range, through the microwave Ka Band. With shielding effectiveness of over 75 dB at 40 GHz, the enclosure has been designed to protect the most sensitive equipment from any signal intrusions or leakage. The Ka Band
NASA engineers and scientists saw years of design work come to fruition when the Mars rover Curiosity, a 2,000-lb feat of excellence, settled onto the red planet in a gentle touchdown of glory. But it wasn’t just the efforts of NASA personnel that gave humanity that moment—and every other win in the thousand-plus days that
The eI/O family of Ethernet digital I/O is for embedded OEM applications. For commercial and industrial computing applications requiring an embedded Ethernet I/O solution, eI/O OEM modules provide system designers with a compact, low-cost monitor and control alternative for a variety of applications, including process control, facility management, security and broadcast automation. Available in six
The OPAK research project, subsidized in Germany by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy, brings together public and private organizations to develop Industry 4.0 enabling technologies. The term Industry 4.0 refers to the idea that manufacturing is undergoing a fourth industrial revolution characterized by the individualization of products under the conditions of highly flexible
The ioLogik 2542-HSPA and ioLogik 2512-HSPA cellular remote I/O modules feature High-Speed Packet Access (HSPA) 5-band cellular, in addition to Ethernet and serial ports, for reliable access to remote field devices. These modules address common connectivity issues like unstable connectivity and high data-usage fees. They offer a Dual SIM Failover that automatically switches to a
AutomationDirect’s ProSense line now includes magnetic-inductive flow meters. Magnetic-inductive flow meters (magmeters) are one of the most widely used technologies for liquid flow monitoring in industrial processes such as wastewater, mining and minerals, utilities, food and beverage, and pharmaceuticals. The FMM series magmeters, available with 1/2” to 2” NPT female process connections, are designed with
Sprecher + Schuh announces the launch of the Auer Signaling line of visual and audible signal devices through their newly formed distribution partnership with Auer Signaling. Sprecher + Schuh is now the exclusive master distributor for the Auer Signaling line in North America. Auer’s line of signaling products includes a full range of visual signaling