Hole introduces DUO-GRIP B100 brakes to stop machines
Especially suited for emergency stopping, Duo-Grip linear brakes apply braking force directly to reciprocating machine members to eliminate dependence on drive belts, chains or couplings. Average actuation times are approximately 65 milliseconds from zero to full braking force. Brakes also develop a self-energizing effect to provide significantly more force in one direction of travel that is particularly useful in vertical load configurations. Ideal applications also include transfer equipment, automated storage/retrieval systems, platen presses and conveyors.
MMP announces Model MMP LA3-12V-5-A-SP-100 linear actuator
This design from MMP utilizes an ‘All-Steel” drive pinion, thereby increasing the force capacity, while maintaining the 5:1 Reduction Ratio...
Binder introduces M12 connector cord sets
The M12 cordsets are ideally suited for the food and beverage, pharmaceutical and chemical industries where a washable connector is required.
PAC announces the ISL FZP 5G2S OptiFZP freezing point analyzer
The OptiFZP is designed to offer productivity with reliability and accuracy with an interface on a 7” color touch-screen allows users to start a...
C3D Labs announces launch of C3D Vision 2016
This software component from C3D Labs works with polygonal 3D models. Scenes are split into segments and then represented by graphics. Each segment...
Schaefer introduces C/B 3500 series of DC-DC, AC-DC converter modules
The C/B 3500 Series provides a solution for the most extreme environments including military, transportation, alternative energy, and process...
SKF automates factory with Egemin automated storage system
With the new system, SKF can organize the logistics of its bearings, lubricants and seal products more efficiently and economically. The completed...
Okuma welcomes Velocity/Briney to Partners in THINC
Members of Partners in THINC provide technologies that are integrated with Okuma’s CNC machines and controls to deliver advanced manufacturing...
KEEN footwear chooses ABB Robotics to automate shoe manufacturing
The UNEEK Robotic Cell features two ABB IRB 120 robots weaving the interlocking cords of the shoe’s upper portion. The robotic cell can produce a...
Keeping Industrial Automation Fit and Healthy
By Jonathan Wilkins, EU Automation
discusses how this new development helps bring legacy systems forward.