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Paradigm Imaging Group Announces New Wide Format Flatbed Scanner by KURABO

August 25, 2016

Costa Mesa, CA – Paradigm Imaging Group, a leading distributor of large format scanning and printing solutions, announces the release of a new wide format flatbed scanner by Kurabo. The new K-IS-A0FW ARCH E Size 36” x 48” flatbed Single CCD Sensor scanner, manufactured by Kurabo, is a perfect solution for scanning museum art, textiles and delicate documents.  Flatbed scanning protects... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics

Scan Arm supports forensic anthropology applications.

August 10, 2016

Coupling FusionM ScanArm with 3D Systems' Geomagic® software and 3D printing solutions, FARO® Forensic ScanArm utilizes blue laser technology to perform non-contact scanning of forensic artifacts, which are often fragile. Users can piece together forensic evidence into digital record for purpose of victim identification, and ultimately in solving and prosecuting crimes. For forensic anthropology applications, users can perform facial reconstruction and analysis using data from cranial scans. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

U.S. Department of Defense Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office Awards Decision Sciences Contract to Supply and Deploy Advanced Contraband and Threat Detection System

July 28, 2016

POWAY, Calif., July 26, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO) has awarded Decision Sciences International Corporation (Decision Sciences) a contract valued at up to $5.26 million to supply and deploy its Multi-Mode Passive Detection System Generation 3 (MMPDS GEN3), an advanced scanning system using cosmic ray tomography to automatically... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services

3D Systems Partners with Mystic Aquarium, ACT Group and Middle School Students to Help Disabled Penguin Walk Again

July 28, 2016

- Custom orthotic boot created using 3D scan-to-print workflow improves mobility of endangered African penguin ROCK HILL, S.C. - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that its end-to-end digital design and manufacturing solutions led to the enhanced mobility of a disabled African penguin at Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, CT. In a collaborative endeavor led by the aquarium’s veterinary staff,... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Rugged Smart Card Reader enhances road safety.

July 27, 2016

To help prevent fatigue-related accidents, models 1955562-1 and -2 each work with digital tachograph to track number of hours driven by commercial vehicle operator. Tamperproof, shock- and vibration-resistant unit interconnects with smart card according to ISO 7810 and 7816 standards and features 112.2 x 61.5 x 6.05 mm, heavy-duty thermoplastic body with UL 94 V0 flammability rating. Design facilitates card insertion and utilizes electromechanical ejector for quick and automatic card removal. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Exact Metrology Holds Open House in Brookfield, Wisconsin

July 14, 2016

Product demonstrations and technical presentations on 3D printing CT scanning engage a large audience On June 23, 2016, Exact Metrology held an open house at their Brookfield, Wisconsin location, showcasing its newest products in 3D printing and CT scanning equipment. The event was attended by a large number of people from several Midwestern states and a diverse range of business sectors,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Zebra Technologies' Total Wearable Solutions Deliver Double-digit Gains in Warehouse Worker Productivity

July 5, 2016

Hands-free Solutions Boost User Mobility, Productivity via World's Only Family of Wearable Devices Built on Android and Backed by Zebra Mobility DNA LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. - Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), a global leader in providing solutions and services that give enterprises real-time visibility into their operations, today introduced its Total Wearable Solutions. This is... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

OSDP-Enabled Smart Card Readers support diverse interoperability.

June 30, 2016

Employing Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) standard, Delta smart card readers offer facilitated interfacing with control panels and security management systems. IP-extensible OSDP, by promoting consistency, security, and interoperability between different manufacturers' devices, benefits OEMs and integrators. Interoperability can be achieved regardless of system architecture, and specification constantly monitoring wiring protects against attack threats. Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Biometric and Card Readers provide contactless access control.

June 28, 2016

Employing state-of-the-art fingerprint technology, MorphoAccess SIGMA Series Readers deliver quick user identification and advanced anti-fraud features. Units include color touchscreen and buzzer for advanced interactivity, can be used with any electronic device with Web access, and support Prox, iCLASS, MIFARE, MIFARE Plus, DESFire, and NFC cards. Suited for high-traffic, high-security applications, touchless MorphoWave Tower Readers can capture and match 4 fingerprints with single hand movement. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Control Unit enables non-retroactive parallel operation.

June 23, 2016

EPCOS VIP-3-TP Touch Panel facilitates intelligent coupling of 3 reactive power compensation systems. In conjunction with EPCOS BR7000-I/S485 power factor controller, unit permits completely non-retroactive parallel operation of systems with 3 feed-ins and coupling switches. At same time, unit enables symmetrization and visualization of measured values. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Programmable 2-Button Keypad enhances wireless lighting control.

June 23, 2016

Supporting installation in new and retrofit lighting projects without running new wires, Vantage RadioLink EasyTouch II provides full scene control for transition areas, such as corridors and hallways, in residences, hotels, and offices. Scalable design simplifies incremental system expansion, and wireless 2-way communication protocol provides fully synchronized on/off and ramp up/down of lighting loads. Keypad also supports multi-event programming and control of discreet loads/scenes. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment

Large Touch Displays support precision stylus, object rejection.

June 9, 2016

As optically-bonded, 84 in. 4K interactive display, 84-inch SANTE ProTouch module features fine-tip stylus capability and anti-glare cover glass. Optical bonding, without any visible lines on screen, promotes optical clarity and display contrast. As projected capacitive solutions available for 32–84 in. touchscreen applications, SANTE ProTouch modules also offer object and water rejection function for touch tables and precision stylus capability for interactive displays. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

HMIs, Touch Panel PCs target Industry 4.0 nd IoT applications.

June 8, 2016

PC-based HMIs and Industrialized Touch Panel PCs come pre-installed with Windows® OS for open platform communications (OPC) for process, industrial manufacturing control, monitoring and automation applications. Open architecture platform and design, which allow OPC UA compatibility with Web, PLC, HMI, SCADA, and MES applications, also ensure network security. Both HMIs and PCs come in Premium, Standard, and Compact Series with range of processors and screen sizes. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Safety Laser Scanner provides protection range of 27.56 ft.

June 7, 2016

Able to differentiate between people/objects and dust or mist, SZ-V Series features integrated camera that can capture images and video when object or person enters protected area. Detachable display, without interrupting operation, provides real-time feedback, protection zone information, and access to historical data. Along with 0.1° beam pitch, features include system memory plug, network compatibility (such as EtherNet/IP), and ability to receive encoder inputs. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless/Network Scanners mobilize transaction capture.

June 6, 2016

In addition to being mobile app ready to support BYOD and mobility in workplace, Kodak ScanMate i1150WN and Kodak i1190WN provide wireless and network connectivity where employees need to share document capture devices. Control panel facilitates scanning while providing useful information, and IT administrators can set security levels and disable wireless and mobile if needed. ScanMate+ Mobile App also facilitates file sharing via email and upload to cloud-based applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Underwater/Air Laser Scanners optimize camera inspections.

June 6, 2016

Designed to attach to camera, Nuclear NM800DA and Non-Nuclear M800DA Distance and Angle Laser Systems accurately measure position relative to target, displaying distance, pitch, and yaw. With demonstrated accuracy of 0.005 in. or better, scanners enable plant operators to consistently capture precise as-built measurements that are critical to successful design of modification and replacement hardware for reactor internals, without need for custom measurement tooling. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Underwater Laser Scanner Used for 3D Measurements of Steam Dryer

May 23, 2016

Renton, WA – A Newton Labs’ NM200UW Underwater Laser scanner captured precision as-built dimensions at a Midwest Nuclear Facility during a recent spring outage. A team of engineers, supported by Newton Labs, performed 3D laser scanning on the four vessel support brackets and the four associated steam dryer seismic blocks. “Newton is proud to have played such a critical role in this... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Measurement System provides instant, non-contact scan.

May 17, 2016

With VR-3000 Series, users can instantly and accurately measure rough surfaces, flatness, warpness, and planarity. System can perform batch analyses between multiple samples simultaneously under same condition. Users can compare visual and numerical differences between design data and actual sample, then export scan back into CAD data. In addition, VR-3000 can automatically determine if part is good or bad based on user-defined tolerances. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Retail & Sales Equipment, Vision Systems

LCD Touchscreen Display Modules facilitate UI integration.

May 10, 2016

Designed for long-term availability with 10+ year processor life and industry-standard LCD form factor, Linux Touchscreen 5.7h modules let engineers add UIs with scrolling, sliding, transparencies, 3D graphics, and animations to medical or industrial products. Both 5.7h Standard Resistive Display Module (51-0406-181) and 5.7 Standard PCAP Display Module (51-0406-191ES) use VGA (640 x 480) LCDs with LED backlight and come with integrated touch as well as multiple I/O options. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Touchscreen Pump Controller features built-in programming.

May 3, 2016

Providing motor speed control for Hydra-Cell® pumps, Control Freak™ allows user to enter desired flow rate or volume in gallons or liters and system pressure in psi or bar. Controller then automatically runs pump manually at desired flow rate or volume total/time, or in pre-set batches. Featuring variable frequency drive, unit can control up to 6 pumps with 1 screen and 10 separate batch set-up screens per pump. Housed in NEMA 4X enclosure, 7 in. color touchscreen is visible in low-light areas. Read More