Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

Intelligent Pump Drive handles loads up to 25 hp.

December 17, 2014

Available in NEMA 1 and NEMA-4X rated models as well as NEMA 3R Configured Packages, iQpump Micro provides microdrive control for variable-torque pump loads through 25 hp. As process variables change, iQpump automatically adjusts pump operating conditions to meet system demand, while maintaining pump performance and protection. Drive is suitable for light commercial, industrial, agricultural, and ground water well systems requiring simplex and multiplex constant pressure pump control. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

RAID Systems deliver up to 780K IOPS.

December 17, 2014

Providing read and write speeds up to 5,500 MBps and 1,900 MBps, respectively, EonStor DS 2000 RAID Systems are suited for I/O-intensive applications, such as Microsoft SQL, Microsoft Exchange, customer relationship management, Oracle Database, SAP, and virtual desktop infrastructure. Systems offer multi-level automated storage tiering, SSD wear indication, remote replication, and self-encrypting drive compatibility to optimize data security. Read More

Controls & Controllers

12 V Motor Drivers eliminate stepper and brushed DC motor tuning.

December 16, 2014

Respectively available in 24-pin, 4 x 4 mm QFN package and 16-pin, 5 x 6.4 mm HTSSOP, DRV8846 and DRV8848 reduce spin-up time to seconds. DRV8846 incorporates adaptive current control technology and 1/32 micro-stepping indexer to automatically tune motor performance for precise, smooth, and quiet motion. DRV8848 can operate without current sense resistors and simplifies designs by using PWM control interface and minimal external components. Both models are fully fault protected. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Hopper Bank incorporates central closed loop conveyance.

December 16, 2014

Offering flexible solution for molders running multiple resins, Hopper Bank features integrated central conveyance system and supports on-the-fly changeovers. Manifolds let operator switch from one hopper to another or connect multiple machines to one drying hopper, while closed loop conveyance and line purge keep material lines clear and resin dry at throat. Systems are available for up to 10 machines, hopper capacities range from 5–600 lb, and hopper quantities vary from 2–12. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

GNSS Receiver Module offers continuous positioning.

December 15, 2014

Based on Venus 8 multi-GNSS platform, S2525DR8 GNSS Dead-Reckoning Module offers accuracy for both indoor and outdoor positioning. Module uses automotive-grade XV-8100CB analog output gyroscope and 16-bit differential ADC. A 3D option adds barometric pressure sensor on-board, while vehicle dynamics monitoring option adds accelerometer. Measuring 25 x 25 mm, module contains level shifter, capable of direct interface to vehicle odometer and forward/reverse signals ranging from 3V–30 V. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Controls & Controllers

Linear Voice Coil Actuator delivers peak force of 0.5 lb.

December 12, 2014

With outside diameter of 0.375 in., Model LAH04-10-000A features operating stroke of 0.157 in. Moving magnet design offers optimized heat dissipation. By allowing magnet to move and keeping coil fixed, any heat generated by coil assembly can be conducted away. No moving wires and high heat dissipation make VCA suited for high duty cycle applications such as pick and place machines, remotely controlled switching, medical and laboratory equipment, military and aerospace. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Blank Feeder features fully automated tooling change.

December 12, 2014

Based on CompactTransfer and designed for blanks up to 4,100 x 2,100 mm, HighSpeedTransfer (HST) employs linear servo technology and comes with press simulation software that determines safest, most efficient travel curve. At 6 m distance between press centers, up to 15 strokes/min are feasible. Respectively, theoretical max acceleration for horizontal and vertical axis is 25 adn 15 m/sec². Unit fastens to press frame in travel direction, and all modules mount above floor.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Unified Wireless Controller supports up to 256 access points.

December 11, 2014

Designed for education, hospitality, and medium-to-large enterprises, Model DWC-2000 offers self-organizing, self-optimizing, and self-healing network capabilities to maximize stability of entire wireless network. Unit is capable of regular radio scanning and automatically tunes radio channels and power to avoid interference. With auto-managed AP discovery and single-point management, users can achieve enterprise-class networking without executing massive and complex configurations. Read More