Products for Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

Beckhoff Increases Visualization Capabilities with New Machine Vision-specific Control Software

  • Beckhoff Automation

TwinCAT Vision combined with TwinCAT HMI brings advanced machine vision display controls to operator interfaces.

ABB’s IRB 1300 Robot Enhanced with New Protection for Harsh and Cleanroom Applications

  • ABB

IRB 1300 features IP67, Foundry Plus 2 and cleanroom ISO 4 versions, enabling new applications in harsh and contamination-free production environments.

BitFlow Debuts Fan-Cooled CoaXPress Frame Grabbers to Protect Industrial Mini-Computers

  • BitFlow

BitFlow Claxon and Cyton CXP frame grabbers engineered for the challenges of embedded computing where airflow cannot dissipate FPGA heat.

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Introduces LoadMate Plus Robot Cell for Flexible Machine Tool Tending

  • Mitsubishi Electric Automation

LoadMate Plus aims to increase production in high-mix, low-volume machine shops and free up operators through automation.

Microchip Announces the Expansion of its Radiation-Hardened Arm Microcontroller (MCU) Family for Space Systems

  • Microchip

Designers can benefit from another step in the Arm Cortex-M7-based system-on-chip (SoC) commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) to rad-hard scalable solutions with the addition of embedded analog capabilities.

Primera Pre-Announces Its Catalyst Laser Marking System

  • Primera Technology, Inc.

Industrial fiber laser-based marking system delivers top performance at a breakthrough price.

POSITAL Precision Magnetic Encoders: Available with BiSS-C Communications Interface

  • POSITAL - Fraba Inc.

POSITAL’s IXARC high-precision magnetic absolute rotary encoders will be available with a BiSS-C interface.

STMicroelectronics Unveils Next-Generation MEMS Accelerometer for High-Performance Automotive Applications

  • STMicroelectronics

The STMicroelectronics AIS2IH three-axis linear accelerometer brings enhanced resolution, temperature stability, and mechanical robustness to non-safety automotive applications including anti-theft, telematics, infotainment, tilt/inclination measurement, and vehicle navigation.

HARTING's Component Carriers Simplify the Mounting of Sensors

  • HARTING Inc. of North America

HARTING has developed a component carrier that can be mounted directly with electronic components allowing previous manual assembly processes to be automated.

JAI's New Camera Delivers 26-Megapixel Images at 150 FPS

  • JAI, Inc.

JAI today introduced the Spark Series SP-25000-CXP4A, a new 26-megapixel high performance industrial area scan camera capable of providing full resolution images at 150 frames per second.