Discrete Manufacturing - Sensors, Vision

Condition monitoring system for voltage, current, temperature

Intermittent-error problem solving on machines, in plants, and facilities is expected to get easier... » more

Monitoring system designed for checking voltage, current, temperature conditions

Flukeā€™s 3500 FC Series Condition Monitoring System for remote or local sensing, data logging, and... » more

Mid-infrared laser system developed to detect atmospheric chemicals

Researchers at MIT have found a way to use mid-infrared lasers that produce glowing plasma... » more

Precision laser driver with built-in pulse generator

Highland Technology's D200 compact precision laser driver uses a dc-coupled trigger signal to... » more

Researchers developing microlasers for security, medical applications

Researchers at MIT and Sandia National Laboratories have developed a way to build terahertz lasers... » more

Laser sensors for measuring time-of-flight technology

Banner Engineering's LTF series of L-Gage laser sensors is designed to measure time-of-flight... » more

Air preparation line for compact applications

The Asco Numatics 651 Series filter, regulator, and lubricator (FRL) line of air preparation... » more

Closed-loop piezo motor positioners for research and industrial applications

Physik Instrumente's (PI) PIHera precision closed-loop XY piezo motor positioners are equipped with... » more

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Front locking nut technology for M12 connectors

Mencom's front locking nut technology for M12 connectors are designed for thread mount applications that need specific keyway orientations due to the space constraint or any other unexpected engineering situations. » more

Direct drive motors for moving payloads

Electromate's Infinity Series is designed to enable OEMs to move light payloads in smooth and accurate arc-shaped and full 360-deg rotary motion profiles. » more

Safety light curtains with optoelectric protective device

ABB's Orion safety light curtains are available in three models, each with a different light curtain or light grid configuration.  » more

Servomotors for demanding motion control applications

Siemens' 1FT7 family is a line of high-performance servomotors for machine tool CNC interpolation, production machine web handling and other demanding motion control applications.  » more

Power lock plugs for industrial manufacturing and hospital environments

Eaton's power lock plugs, connectors, and receptacles are designed for industrial manufacturing and hospital environments. » more

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Machine Safety: Benefits of safety assessments, risk...

The need to evaluate hazards and apply corrective actions to reduce... » more

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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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Which industrial Ethernet protocol is most used in your facility, machines, or installations? (A June CE article looks at networks.)
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