Products for Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

Brüel & Kjær Vibro Launches MEMS-based ‘Fit and Forget’ Velocity Sensors

Brüel & Kjær Vibro has launched the VSI-101 and VSI-201 with dynamic output, part of its new micro-electro-mechanical system (MEMS) based velocity sensor range.

Nanotec Presents Compact 4-axis Controller for Highly Dynamic Applications

  • Nanotec Electronic, US, Inc.

The CM-CPB3-44 EtherCAT controller from Nanotec controls four brushless DC or stepper motors with a rated power of up to 150 watts per axis.

Neugart Refines Its Range of Coaxial Planetary Gearboxes

  • Neugart USA, LP

With the current expansion of the product range, Neugart customers have the option of choosing between gearboxes with helical or straight gearing even with a gear ratio i=8.

binder USA Introduces Overmolded Cable Connectors for Series 770 NCC Connectors

  • Binder-USA

binder USA announced the 770 NCC (Not Connected Closed) series of 8-pin cable connectors, equipped with molded, UL-approved PUR or PVC cables.

Wachendorff Automation Offers New WDGN Series of Incremental Encoders

The new WDGN series of incremental encoders from Wachendorff Automation enables configuration of any pulse count from 1 I/U to 16,384 I/U via NFC.

InfraTec's New Infrared Zoom Camera: Small, Light, Universal

  • InfraTec GmbH

Efficiency has a new name: ImageIR 6300 Z–radiometric with a powerful zoom lens and new SWaP detector.

Festo Proximity Switch First to Feature Auto Teach-In for Fast, Easy Commissioning

  • Festo Corporation

Festo introduces the SDBT-MSX–the first programmable proximity switch with automatic switching point setting.

New Scale Robotics' Q-Span Gauging System Automates Measurement Inspection

Do-it-yourself robotic workstation incorporates existing manual gauges and gauging techniques to increase throughput and process control in high-mix, small-batch manufacturing.

Abaco DEVPX3 OpenVPX Development Chassis Cuts Costs and Time to Market

  • Abaco Systems

Abaco Systems announces the new DEVPX3 development chassis, aligned to both OpenVPX and SOSA standards, providing a flexible, cost-effective platform for open-standards-based application development, integration and testing.

ABB Launches Breakthrough Robot Alignment Software, Increasing Electronics Manufacturing Speed and Accuracy

  • ABB

The HighSpeed Alignment software uses vision technology to deliver breakthrough 70% increase in speed and 50% increase in accuracy.