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SignalFire introduces Wireless I/O Module
July 07, 2015

SignalFire introduces Wireless I/O Module

The two-way analog and digital communications module wirelessly mirrors analog and digital signals between two points as a standalone system.

Yokogawa announces WT3000E precision power analyzer
July 07, 2015

Yokogawa announces WT3000E precision power analyzer

Model WT3000E offers power measurement accuracy of 0.01% of reading, +0.03% of range.

Schaefer announces C/B 600  DC-DC and AC-DC converters
July 07, 2015

Schaefer announces C/B 600 DC-DC and AC-DC converters

The C/B 600 Series delivers up to 500W of power and offers DC input voltage range of 10-380VDC with seven input range choices.

July 07, 2015

Patti Engineering Opens Kokomo Office

The Indiana office expands Patti Engineering’s customer service and consultation bandwidth for its current key clients, Chrysler and Honda.

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July 07, 2015

Cimcorp CEO Doug Pickard retires

Operations manager Rick Trigatti has been promoted president of the company’s North American subsidiary.

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Pittman releases EC042B brushless DC motors
July 07, 2015

Pittman releases EC042B brushless DC motors

The EC042B motor is available in three motor lengths with a continuous torque range of 11 Ncm – 31 Ncm and a peak torque range of 35 Ncm – 99 Ncm.

Honeywell Profit Blend Optimizer improves performance at Russian refinery
July 07, 2015

Honeywell Profit Blend Optimizer improves performance at Russian refinery

LUKOIL’s Nizhegorodnefteorgsintez refinery uses Profit Blend Optimizer software, which is designed specifically for on-line blend reformulation and optimization

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Schneider introduces tiny M12 Lexium MDrive motor
July 07, 2015

Schneider introduces tiny M12 Lexium MDrive motor

Only 1.7”, NEMA 17 Lexium MDrive is IP65 rated with industrial M12 connectors.

July 07, 2015

Date Device acquires Emrise Electronics

Emrise designs, manufactures and markets electronic devices, sub-systems and equipment for aerospace, defense, industrial and communications markets.

July 07, 2015

Omnify adds Octopart parts search to Empower PLM software

Omnify Empower users now have direct access to component information in Octopart without leaving their Omnify Empower environment.

July 07, 2015

Ocean Data Systems supplies Dream Report to Red Lion

Dream Report delivers connectivity to all major HMI/SCADA, Historian and business data sources through either proprietary or industry standard drivers.

Divelbiss releases VersaGateway controller
July 07, 2015

Divelbiss releases VersaGateway controller

VersaGateway has two serial ports, two CAN ports, Ethernet and Wi-Fi ports, and optional cellular capability.

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Ethernet Switches, Routers & Hubs
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Digital Impression Standalone Scanners Market to Expand at a CAGR of 17.1% between 2014 and 2020
July 07, 2015

Digital Impression Standalone Scanners Market to Expand at a CAGR of 17.1% between 2014 and 2020

Global digital impression standalone scanners market was estimated at US$54.4 million in 2013 and is predicted to reach US$178.9 million by 2020, expanding at a CAGR of 17.1% between 2014 and 2020

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SICK introduces KTM contrast sensor
July 06, 2015

SICK introduces KTM contrast sensor

KTM contrast sensor is enclosed in a small, IP 67-rated housing that can be easily mounted and integrated into machines.

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Sensors - Color, Luminescence & Registration
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SICK
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Powerful Controller Can Drive Devices up to 2.5 A/phase
July 06, 2015

Powerful Controller Can Drive Devices up to 2.5 A/phase

Zaber’s new X-MCB1 stepper motor controller is a single-axis controller that can drive any bipolar stepper motor or actuator up to 2.5 A/phase with high resolution.

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Outsourcing Cyber Security Services
July 06, 2015

Outsourcing Cyber Security Services

By Bill Lydon, Editor
Outsourced cyber security services may be a good alternative to maintaining in-house personnel. Keeping up with cyber security is a huge technical challenge and a moving target. It requires major ongoing investment to remain effective in deterring threats and performing damage control after an attack.

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Eaton updates Power Xpert Energy Monitoring Platform
July 06, 2015

Eaton updates Power Xpert Energy Monitoring Platform

Enhancements in PXG 900 include a web browser and an online management portal.

BitFlow releases Neon-DIF differential frame grabber
July 06, 2015

BitFlow releases Neon-DIF differential frame grabber

Neon-DIF allows differential users to keep their existing LVDS and RS-422 cameras, cables and code.

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Vision Sensors, Cameras & Systems
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Factory Automation, Vision
July 06, 2015

Smart Transformers Market growing

The global distribution smart transformer market is projected to grow from $903.7 Million in 2015 to $2,185.8 Million in 2020.

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Exar announces XR10910 sensor interface
July 06, 2015

Exar announces XR10910 sensor interface

XR10910 simplifies sensor conditioning with integrated MUX, DAC, PGA and LDO. Price: $8.10

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