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Top 5 Control Engineering articles, March 23-29

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DIN-Rail controller with programmable warning lights

Advantech's Uno-1110 DIN-rail controller features four programmable LED warning lights and isolated... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles, March 17-23

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Top 5 Control Engineering articles, March 10-16

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PLCopen part 4 blurs the lines among PLCs, robotic, and motion control

Inside Machines: The PLCopen working group for motion control has standardized and logically... » more

Product Exclusive: OEMs can save time, costs with custom-build PLC

Triangle Research International Inc. (TRi) is supplying original equipment manufacturers with the... » more

Automation system retrofit transforms 175-ton hydraulic forming press

Application Update: In less than one month, a rebuild automates press operations to increase... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles, Feb. 10-16, 2014

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Flexible safety relay solution allows multiple safety zones

The Allen-Bradley Guardmaster 440C-CR30 safety relay from Rockwell Automation is designed to allow machine builders to implement required safety functions and multiple safety zones.  » more

Circuit breaker analysis mobile application

The Circuit Breaker Analyzer App runs on a Microsoft Windows 7-compatible tablet or PC to identify potential mechanical failures before they happen. » more

Security stopgap for Windows XP users

The Edge7200i security appliance from Milton Security Group is designed as a stopgap for companies and customers who have not upgraded from Microsoft Windows XP. » more

Optical rotary encoder series have no bearings

Heidenhain's ERO 1200/1400 series of modular optical rotary encoders are bearingless and have axial motion up to ±0.02 mm and are also used on air bearing spindles, blood pumps, and servo motors in robotic applications. » more

High-pressure axial piston pump

Rexroth's A15VSO hydraulic axial-piston pump for stationary applications in open circuit operation is designed to meet pressure requirements to 420 bars and has minimum sound emissions for a quieter, more efficient operation. » more

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Machine Safety: enhanced safety networks, the Internet...

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Motors and Drives Video Series

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Part 1 of the Motors and Drives Series describes...

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