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AutomationDirect announces EchoPod and EchoTouch reflective ultrasonic liquid level sensors
September 12, 2019

AutomationDirect announces EchoPod and EchoTouch reflective ultrasonic liquid level sensors

These reflective level sensors are designed to replace ultrasonic sensors in condensation applications, and other float, conductance and pressure sensors that fail due to contact with dirty, sticky and scaling media in small, medium and large capacity tanks.

AutomationDirect announces ProSense VFL Series Vibration Fork Level Switches
September 11, 2019

AutomationDirect announces ProSense VFL Series Vibration Fork Level Switches

Suitable for use in tanks, vessels, and pipes, the VFL series is an alternative for applications where other liquid point level technologies such as float switches or conductive, optical and capacitance sensors are not suitable due to conductivity, turbulence, buildup, air bubbles, foam, pressure, temperature, and viscosity changes.

Endress+Hauser introduces Field Xpert SMT77 tablet PC tool for field instrument management
September 11, 2019

Endress+Hauser introduces Field Xpert SMT77 tablet PC tool for field instrument management

Like the Field Xpert SMT70 (Class 1 Div 2 rated), the Field Xpert SMT77 supports HART, PROFIBUS DP/PA, Foundation Fieldbus, Modbus, CDI and Endress+Hauser service interfaces.

Hawk Measurement Systems releases SENATOR radar level transmitter line
September 10, 2019

Hawk Measurement Systems releases SENATOR radar level transmitter line

The SENATOR has the ability to measure distance, level and volume of liquids, solids, corrosives, powders, granulates, rocks, pastes, and hygienic liquids.

Emerson introduces Daniel 3418 Eight-Path Gas ultrasonic flow meter
September 10, 2019

Emerson introduces Daniel 3418 Eight-Path Gas ultrasonic flow meter

The 3418 is an ultrasonic flow meter to pass all perturbation tests for OIML R-137 Accuracy Class 0.5 with five pipe diameters in front of the meter and without a flow conditioner.

EXAIR releases 2.5" and 3" Line Vac Conveyors
September 10, 2019

EXAIR releases 2.5" and 3" Line Vac Conveyors

These air operated conveyors are available with smooth ends, to fit into hose or tube and secured with a simple hose clamp or they are available with NPT threaded ends, to mount onto threaded pipe. They feature large throat diameters for maximum throughput capability.

Siemens introduces Sinumerik One CNC solution
September 09, 2019

Siemens introduces Sinumerik One CNC solution

As a "digital native", the controller features software for the creation of corresponding digital twins. A range of technology functions are intended to help improve processing speed, contour accuracy and processing quality.

Additel releases Additel 761A series of calibrators
September 09, 2019

Additel releases Additel 761A series of calibrators

The ADT761A features: increased pressure range to 1,000 psi (70 bar), removable internal pressure modules, optional precision models to 0.01%FS, increased speed to pressure, ability to read two external pressure modules, touch screen display, WiFi, Bluetooth, and Ethernet communications and double the original battery life.

oelheld announces SintoGrind TC-X 630 grinding oil
September 06, 2019

oelheld announces SintoGrind TC-X 630 grinding oil

SintoGrind TC-X 630 is designed for flute grinding, profile grinding, and outside and inside diameter grinding. SintoGrind TC-X 630 works on a variety of materials including tungsten carbide, HSS, PCD, CBN, cermet and ceramics.

Kaman announces KD-1925, KD-1950 and KD-1975 Extreme Environment displacement sensors
September 06, 2019

Kaman announces KD-1925, KD-1950 and KD-1975 Extreme Environment displacement sensors

Three separate systems are available, specifically designed for high pressure, low temperature, and high temperature conditions. The Extreme Environment sensors and systems work in operating temperatures ranging from -320°F to +1000°F (+1200°F short term).

ACEINNA announces ACEINNA OpenIMU330B MEMS based, 6-DOF inertial measurement unit
September 04, 2019

ACEINNA announces ACEINNA OpenIMU330B MEMS based, 6-DOF inertial measurement unit

This triple-redundant architecture, is intended to meet the performance, reliability and cost requirements of the automotive market including the areas of Autonomous Vehicles, Self-Driving Taxis/Delivery Vehicles. ADAS Systems, Electronic Stability Control, Lane Keep Assist applications, etc.

ControlAir announces introduces of Type FA10 Coalescing Filter and Type FA12 Filter Regulator/Coalescing Filter Combo
August 29, 2019

ControlAir announces introduces of Type FA10 Coalescing Filter and Type FA12 Filter Regulator/Coalescing Filter Combo

The Type FA10 Coalescing Filter is specifically designed to remove liquid aerosols and sub-micron particles from compressed air. The Type FA12 Filter Regulator with Coalescing Filter combines the coalescing filter with a filter regulator in a piggy-back assembly.

Connexa introduces hybrid power skids
August 29, 2019

Connexa introduces hybrid power skids

These skids fully integrate UPS DC power, solar charging, generator interaction, motor controls, SCADA, power distribution (DC and AC), and data harvesting via IIoT or SCADA topologies.

Phoenix Contact introduces QUINT DC/DC converters
August 28, 2019

Phoenix Contact introduces QUINT DC/DC converters

They can alter voltage levels, amplify voltage at the end of long cables, or enable the creation of independent supply systems by means of electrical isolation.

LM76 releases Radial Ball Bearings featuring ZrO2 (Zirconia) Ceramic balls
August 28, 2019

LM76 releases Radial Ball Bearings featuring ZrO2 (Zirconia) Ceramic balls

The advantages of ZrO2 ceramic balls are: FDA/USDA/3A Dairy/Caustic washdown compliant, lighter than steel balls and can be used at extreme RPMs.

Larson Electronics releases EPO-100A-PS explosion proof receptacle with disconnect switch
August 27, 2019

Larson Electronics releases EPO-100A-PS explosion proof receptacle with disconnect switch

This receptacle with disconnect switch provides a secure power connection for portable or stationary electrical equipment in flammable locations.

ADLINK announces Measurement, Automation, and Platform Suite
August 27, 2019

ADLINK announces Measurement, Automation, and Platform Suite

Developers working with DAQ and PXI modules may immediately begin work with MAPS software packages such as ADLINK Connection Explorer (ACE), diagnostic tools, and testing utilities to analyze device functionality in one click.

B&R introduces Safe Speed Observer virtual sensor for ACOPOS P3 servo drive
August 26, 2019

B&R introduces Safe Speed Observer virtual sensor for ACOPOS P3 servo drive

From the electrical variables of a permanent magnet synchronous motor, the Safe Speed Observer calculates two redundant models of the motor – achieving a safety level for the calculated speed. The virtual sensor can be used for both linear and rotary synchronous motors.

NUM introduces accelerometer-based active vibration control system for CNC machine tools
August 23, 2019

NUM introduces accelerometer-based active vibration control system for CNC machine tools

Primarily designed to improve machining by eliminating tool head vibration, the system further helps maximize material removal rate (MRR) and can also provide real-time feedback for predictive maintenance purposes.

Rockwell Automation announces Allen-Bradley FLEX 5000 safety I/O modules
August 22, 2019

Rockwell Automation announces Allen-Bradley FLEX 5000 safety I/O modules

The three FLEX 5000 safety I/O modules provide distributed safety I/O for the Allen-Bradley Compact GuardLogix 5380 and GuardLogix 5580 controllers. The safety modules can be combined with FLEX 5000 standard I/O modules to achieve integrated safety and control in one distributed I/O platform.