Technology File

Starterkit for ultra small and rugged applications

Kontron has announced a new COM Express Starterkit with the industrial grade (E2) Carrier Board Kontron COM Express Reference Carrier-i Type10 for ultra small and rugged applications based on COM Express mini Computer-on-Modules with pin-out Type 10. The Kontron COMe Starterkit Ref. Carrier T10 is…

🕘 10/07/2012

Proportional valves for pressure and flow

A range of proportional valves from Norgren comprises high-performance products which enable flexible control of both pressure and flow. Norgren VP50/51 and VP23 proportional three-way pressure controllers have been specifically designed for pressure regulation and leak testing. Areas of…

🕘 10/07/2012

New HMI takes ideas to results faster

Human machine interface technology takes a leap forward with the launch of Beijer Electronics’ new iX 2.0 HMI software and new generation operator panels. Summed up in the market-driven concept HMI at the speed of thought, the iX HMI solution both speeds up project development and makes the…

🕘 10/07/2012

Inverter series for precise configuration

Inmoco has taken its range of high-performance digital servo drives from Elmo Motion Control to a new level by adding to it the DC Trombone. Based on Elmo's advanced SimplIQ motion control technology, the DC Trombone operates directly from the mains and delivers no less than 7kW of continuous…

🕘 10/07/2012

CAM software finds new heights

Open Mind Technologies’s award-winning hyperMill CAM package incorporates a new 5-Axis shape offset roughing and finishing feature which saves time when creating CAM programs for parts with curved surfaces. The package was shown to visitors at MACH 2012 (pictured). The new Shape Offset…

🕘 10/07/2012

Compact belt gear has improved wash-down capabilities

Thomson Industries has introduced a new, more compact belt gear solution for their T60 Series Precision Electric Linear Actuators. The BGM06 belt gear enables installation in limited space applications. A rugged aluminum housing earns the BGM06 an IP65 rating for protection against dirt ingress and…

🕘 15/05/2012

RFID reader for use outdoors

The new Ha-VIS RF-R500 is a versatile and robust RFID reader designed for applications outdoors or in harsh environments. The reader can capture information automatically on several hundred objects over distances of up to 16m and can immediately store data on an existing IT system such as SAP.

🕘 15/05/2012

Netbiter set free

HMS is offering customers free access to the Netbiter Argos remote management service, now available in nine languages. The cloud-based Netbiter remote management solution allows users to monitor and control field equipment such as power generators, wind turbines, tanks and other field applications…

🕘 15/05/2012

Low cost, multi-function PLC

A new low cost, multi-functional range of PLCs has been launched by Panasonic Electric Works. The FP-X0 series is based around the architecture of the highly successful FP-X series PLC and has compatibility with the I/O existing expansion modules realising I/O counts of up to 216 points. Consisting…

🕘 15/05/2012

Visualisation software for networked devices

Leading supplier of machine vision systems and industrial ID readers, Cognex, has announced the release of the Cognex Explorer control centre. This utility displays a graphical view of all Cognex vision systems, ID readers and visualisation systems connected to the network. It also incorporates…

🕘 15/05/2012