Discrete Manufacturing - Sensors, Vision

Shaft sensor for harsh conditions

Piher Sensors & Controls' hollow shaft PST-360 is designed for maintaining accurate pedal or brake... » more

Advances in proximity sensors

Inside machines, proximity sensors: Inductive, magnetic, ultrasonic are among the technologies used... » more

Customizable angle sensor series for industrial, medical applications

Novotechnik's Vert-X 2800 Series of sensors are designed to measure angular position and are... » more

Smart camera systems for fast-moving production lines

Cognex Corporation's In-Sight VC200 series of multi smart camera vision systems is designed to keep... » more

Ultrasonic sensor series for tight, cramped conditions

Pepperl+Fuchs' F77 series of ultrasonic sensors are designed to fit in tight spaces that are dirty... » more

Non-contact displacement sensing system

Kaman Precision Products' KD-2306 single-channel multi-purpose non-contact displacement sensing... » more

Five automotive industry advances, lessons for other industries

The automotive industry has made many technological and safety enhancements, which can be applied... » more

Ultrasonic sensors for harsh conditions

Massa Products Corporation's MassaSonic PulStar TTL ultrasonic sensors are designed to provide... » more

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Shaft sensor for harsh conditions

Piher Sensors & Controls' hollow shaft PST-360 is designed for maintaining accurate pedal or brake position in steer by wire applications for extremely harsh conditions. » more

HMI PLCs for small- and medium-sized machines

Turck's TX500 human-machine interface (HMI) programmable logic controllers (PLCs) are designed for machines whose processes have to be controlled, displayed and operated locally. » more

Safety toolkit for machine safety applications

The Safety Lifecycle Toolkit from Rockwell Automation is designed to give engineers one environment to complete the entire machine safety lifecycle. » more

Advances in proximity sensors

Inside machines, proximity sensors: Inductive, magnetic, ultrasonic are among the technologies used for proximity sensing, and small sizes and extended ranges are among features in recently announced proximity sensors. » more

Kit encoder series for servomotors, machine applications

Posital's compact kit encoders are designed for motor casings or other devices, with the shaft-mounted magnet providing a rotating magnetic field. » 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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