Products for Machine Automation and Control

Microchip Technology announces MXT288UD touch controller family

The MXT288UD-AM and the MXT144UD-AM devices offer low power mode, weatherproof operation and glove touch detection in multi-function displays, touch pad and smart surfaces for vehicles, motorcycles, e-bikes and car-sharing services.

Zero-Max introduces IP65 Rated Crown Right Angle Gear Drives

  • ZERO-MAX

The IP65 Rated models feature a nickel plated housing for corrosion protection and are now available in 1:1 and 2:1 ratios and 2-way, 3-way, and Counter-Rotating shaft configurations for reliable and quiet transmission of power.

AutomationDirect introduces Productivity2000 PLC

  • AutomationDirect

The P2-02HSC high-speed counter module provides two independent single-ended 5-24 VDC inputs that accept up to 100kHz of pulse/direction and quadrature signals.

NUM releases enhanced NUMgrind cylindrical grinding software

  • NUM CNC Solutions - North America

NUM has now added non-circular grinding functionality to its NUMgrind cylindrical grinding software, which forms an application-specific element of the company’s Flexium+ CNC platform. It is fully compatible with other Flexium software, from release 4.1.20.00 onwards.

Neugart introduces PK1 and PM1 series of planetary gearboxes

  • Neugart USA, LP

These numerous pinion/planetary gearbox type combination options ensure that a solution can be found for a range of applications, usually several, meaning that the torsional stiffness of the flanged gearboxes is greater than that of gearboxes with an output shaft.

ADLINK Technology releases ROScube-I with Intel robot controller

  • ADLINK Technology

The ADLINK ROScube-I Series is a ROS 2-enabled robotic controller based on Intel Xeon E, 9th Gen Intel Core i7/i3 and 8th Gen Intel Core i5 processors, and features I/O connectivity supporting a variety of sensors and actuators to meet the needs of a range of robotic applications.

Nice announces Robotic Automation Community Edition software

Through the Community Edition, RPA professionals can access a world of content, tutorials and best-practices in building automations, as well as get officially certified on NICE’s design environment - Automation Studio.

Bosch Rexroth introduces ctrlX AUTOMATION control platform

ctrlX AUTOMATION offers users a choice: They decide whether to program in IEC 61131, PLCopen or G-Code, or in other conventional high-level or Internet languages.

168 Manufacturing introduces FullShop Automated Coolant Delivery System

The FullShop system monitors coolant usage at the machine tool sump and automatically replenishes the coolant before it runs low to keep the spindles spinning around the clock.

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