IMTS 2012: Resolute UHV from Renishaw are ultra-high vacuums that offer true-absolute position feedback and sub-micron accuracy for semiconductor and scientific applications that require vacuum compatibility.
The MH50 II-series robots by Yaskawa Motoman have a flexible design and are designed for processing large parts and the extended reach models can eliminate the need for an external track in many cell layouts.
Aerotech's QNP-L series of linear piezo nanopositioning stages give nanometer-level performance and its travel and feedback options and also offer closed-loop feedback using a capacitive sensor design for high accuracy and...
EcoCable and EcoFlex by Alpha Wire are nonhalogenic and meet RoHS and WEEE requirements. They are designed to be lighter and smaller than traditional PVC cable and can be used in extreme temperatures.
Heidenhain EIB 2391S encoder interface box is designed for safety-oriented applications with Siemens Sinamics drive components. It uses an 8-pin M12 connection that allows the user to connect to small locations.
Get up to 1000 instructions in 235μ for industrial Ethernet applications in the Wago Corp. 750-880 Ethernet 2.0 Programmable Fieldbus Controller, with 1 MB data memory and an SD port allowing up to 8 GB of extra memory.
January 2011 Control Engineering digital edition includes: Cover Story: Balancing PLCs, PACs, IPCs, Powerful PAC Upgrades Wastewater Treatment Centrifuge, Automation Future: Automotive motives for better control, Diagnostics in...