Products for Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

ADISRA announces ADISRA SmartView V4.0 Service Pack 1

ADISRA SmartView is a complete human machine interface (HMI) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) package, designed specifically for machine builder OEMs and discrete part manufacturers so they can develop effective interfaces for monitoring and analyzing machine operation and overall status.

Festo introduces N2 purge system for silicon wafer manufacture

  • Festo Corporation

This Festo system is ideal for Front Opening Unified Pod (FOUP) applications by maintaining a consistent, low-particle nitrogen supply. It is the latest Festo innovation for automation in the semiconductor industry.

AutomationDirect announces Linear Variable Inductance Transducers (LVITs) from Alliance Sensors Group

  • AutomationDirect

Linear Variable Inductance Transducers (LVITs) from Alliance Sensors Group convert the linear displacement of an object into a proportional electrical signal output of 0-10V or 4-20mA (depending on model).

Nanotec Introduces LGA35 Captive Linear Actuator

  • Nanotec Electronic, US, Inc.

The LGA35 series comes with stroke lengths of 19.05 mm and 36.1 mm. For customized designs, nine further thread pitches up to 9.75 mm and stroke lengths of up to 63.5 mm are available.

Applied Motion Products announces MDX integrated servo motors with UL recognition

  • Applied Motion Products, Inc.

The integrated motors were evaluated according to ANSI/UL standards 1004-1 Rotating Electrical Machines, 1004-6 Servo and Stepper Motors, and 61800-5-1 Adjustable Speed Drives. The certifications are noted under UL file number E472271.

H2W Technologies introduces DC Linear Brush-Type Servo Amplifier

  • H2W Technologies

H2W introduced a DC Linear Brush-Type Servo Amplifier (LCAM 5/15) that is designed to drive the complete line of voice coil linear actuators.

Himmelstein releases MCRT 48600V Series Digital Torque Sensor

  • S. Himmelstein and Co.

Output signals for torque, speed and horsepower are provided as analog (±5 or ±10 Vdc) and digital over RS232 serial port.  Available capacities are from 10 to 200 ozf-in (0.07 to 1.4 Nm).

KEB America introduces High Capacity Load brake

  • KEB

The brakes are manufactured at KEB America’s facility outside Minneapolis, MN and are available for sale immediately.

POSITAL introduces diverse-redundant absolute encoders

  • POSITAL - Fraba Inc.

When combined with functional safety PLCs, these devices are suitable for applications that are required to conform to Performance Level/  PL d, Cat. 3, according to ISO 13849.