Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

Hybrid Drives feature NEMA 4X/IP65 enclosure.

October 7, 2016

Housed in heavy-duty die-cast aluminum package C enclosures, 5 hp Model KBAC-217 and 10 hp Model KBAC-416 combine digital technology of microprocessor with analog interface. Trimpot adjustments and selectable jumpers are used instead of complicated programming. S-suffix models contain mechanical interlock on/off switch equipped with safety lockout feature that can be used with padlock, which... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry, Non-Industrial Products

Elbit Systems of America Receives Contract for U.S. Army Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand Station

October 7, 2016

U.S. Army Gunners receive new hand stations for improved firepower. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., announced today that it received a $7.3 million contract to supply the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand Station to the United States Army. The Defense Logistics Agency sole-source contract will be performed during a... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Servo Drive System suits demanding geared motor applications.

October 6, 2016

Designed for use with Sinamics S120 Drive System, Simotics S-1FG1 Servo Geared Motor features low torsional backlash for precise, dynamic motion sequences. Motor is available in helical, parallel shaft, bevel, and helical worm gearboxes with up to 25 transmission ratios. Sinamics S120 Drive System comes in blocksize and booksize hardware types for use with servo geared motors. Pre-fabricated... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Cypress's Programmable SuperSpeed USB Solution Brings Flexibility and Streaming HD Video to Innovative, Open-Architecture SUB2r Camera

October 6, 2016

EZ-USB® FX3™ Controller Enables Unique, Customizable Camera Platform for 4K and 1080p Streaming of Virtual Reality, Video Game Play and a Wide Range of Creative Applications SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced that the programmability and SuperSpeed USB performance of its EZ-USB® FX3™ controller helped startup SUB2r develop its unique,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

New Signet 9950 Dual Channel Transmitter performs two measurement reading simultaneously.

October 5, 2016

Offering the user dual functions of a transmitter and a controller, Signet 9950 is a single component alternative to multiple single channel transmitters in applications that require several measurements and a local display. Dual channel enables connection to two similar sensor measurement types like flow and flow or pH and ORP. With multiple relay modes that allow up to three signals to be used... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

See Even More Milacron Technology at K 2016 in Two Booths - Hall 15 Booth C06 and Hall 01 Booth A39

October 5, 2016

CINCINNATI,OH - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, announces additional key technologies for K 2016, the world’s largest plastics trade fair. K 2016 will take place October 19-26th in Düsseldorf, Germany. Milacron will be displaying its Advanced Plastics Processing Technologies (APPT) featuring Milacron,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

See Even More Milacron Technology at K 2016 in Two Booths - Hall 15 Booth C06 and Hall 01 Booth A39

October 3, 2016

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, announces additional key technologies for K 2016, the world’s largest plastics trade fair. K 2016 will take place October 19-26th in Düsseldorf, Germany. Milacron will be displaying its Advanced Plastics Processing Technologies (APPT) featuring Milacron,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

AC/DC Drives From Control Techniques Give Crane Overhaul Specialist A Lift

October 3, 2016

A US-based specialist in the supply of complete electrical packages for oil rig cranes is using Control Techniques AC and DC drives as part of a landmark $500,000+ order involving the upgrade of 10 LeTourneau cranes. Three cranes have already been completed with no reported down-time in the first 18 months of operation, whereas prior to the upgrade, maintenance would be required on a weekly or... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Fan Motor Drivers accelerate appliance design.

September 30, 2016

Designed to drive 3-phase BLDC motors via 180° sinusoidal waveforms, Models LV8811, LV8813, and LV8814 have voltage ranges of 3.6–16 V, 6–16 V, and 3.6–16 V, respectively. Software-less motor drivers reduce acoustic noise and vibration, and can be controlled by single Hall sensor. Motor speed can be set by either pulse width modulated signal or DC voltage. Drivers are suited for use in... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics

Elbit Systems of America Improving Situational Awareness for the United States Marine Corps

September 28, 2016

Elbit Systems of America showcasing advanced technologies at Modern Day Marine FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is a global leader in advanced sensors, handheld targeting systems, and M1A1 Main Battle Tank electro-mechanical controls for the United States Marine Corps. Elbit Systems of America will demonstrate these next-gen solutions during... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Tyco Security Products Offers HID Mobile-Enabled Readers

September 28, 2016

HID iCLASS SE and multiCLASS SE readers use OSDP v2.1.6 to interface with Software House’s iSTAR Ultra access controllers WESTFORD, MA. –– Tyco Security Products is offering HID Mobile Access iCLASS SE and multiCLASS SE Mobile-Enabled Readers with optional Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) for use with Software House C•CURE 9000 v.2.50 event management platform. This integration... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Mazak Booth Draws Thousands at IMTS 2016

September 28, 2016

Company spotlights new advanced manufacturing systems and SMOOTH TECHNOLOGY FLORENCE, Ky. – Mazak hosted a record number of visitors through its booth during the six days of IMTS 2016, held at Chicago’s McCormick Place from September 12-17. The company demonstrated over 20 highly advanced manufacturing cells and systems. Among these were its next-generation HYBRID Multi-Tasking technology... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mass Flow Meters and Controllers suit high pressure systems.

September 26, 2016

Operating on systems up to 320 psia, MQ Series Flow Meters and MCQ Series Mass Flow Controllers measure mass flow rate, volumetric flow rates, and pressures. Units provide 10 ms sensor response speeds and sub-100 ms control response times. Preloaded with up to 98 on-board gas calibrations, instruments feature multivariate interface displays, as well as serial and analog connections. Each comes... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Real-Time Automation Controller has broad communications support.

September 26, 2016

Complementing existing support for IEC 61850 MMS Client, MMS Server, and Generic Object-Oriented Substation Event (GOOSE) communications, Real-Time Automation Controllers (RTACs) support IEC 61850 manufacturing message specification (MMS) File Services and Edition 2 compliance. RTACs, performing interoperable, high-speed automation and control for substations, also facilitate gathering of... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Rockwell Automation to Show End-to-End Solutions for Water and Wastewater Facilities at WEFTEC 2016

September 26, 2016

Company to demonstrate technology solutions to help improve operational efficiency MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation will feature solutions and services designed to help water industry professionals increase process consistency, meet regulatory requirements, improve operational and energy efficiency, and achieve secure remote access to information and systems at WEFTEC 2016 from Sept. 24 to 28 in... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

FreeWave Technologies and Techneaux Announce New Intelligent Sensor Network Solution

September 21, 2016

Partnership offers IIoT hub based App for instant visualization of edge devices SAN FRANCISCO - JavaOne 2016, Booth #5212 – FreeWave Technologies (www.freewave.com), a leader in industrial, secure Machine to Machine (M2M) and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) wireless networking solutions, today announced it has partnered with Techneaux Technology... Read More

Controls & Controllers

CNC Hardware/Software Solution enhances milling machines.

September 21, 2016

As complete package for CNC milling machine manufacturers and control retrofitters, NUMmill includes CNC hardware and software that provide scalability as well as intuitive, conversational style UI. This CNC milling machine control solution offers canned cycles suite with 3D simulation for pre-process verification as well as functions for material removal of basic pockets. Based on Flexium+... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Eaton and CIMCON to Showcase Smart City Solutions at the IES Street and Area Lighting Conference

September 21, 2016

Peachtree City, Ga. - Power management company Eaton today announced that it is demonstrating its Streetworks wireless smart city solutions featuring light-emitting diode (LED) outdoor luminaires with CIMCON’s intelligent, wireless controls, sensors and software products at the IES Street and Area Lighting Conference in Hollywood, California, on September 18 to 21 at the Lowes Hotel at booth 40... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Vantage® Announces New Integration with QMotion at CEDIA 2016

September 20, 2016

Dallas, TX, CEDIA International – Vantage, a brand of Legrand, will be displaying the latest in lighting controls at CEDIA International Booth #5132 from September 15-17, 2016. Among several new products being announced at the show is Vantage’s new integration with QMotion, a company recognized for its award winning automated window coverings. This collaboration brings the best of integrated... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

WFX 2016: Zylight Offers LED Lighting Options for Worship Facilities

September 20, 2016

LOS ANGELES – Zylight, a leading manufacturer and distributor of innovative LED lighting solutions, will show white fixture versions of its F8-100 LED Fresnel and IS3c LED panel light, as well as introduce the Aladdin professional LED lighting product line, at the Worship Facilities Conference and Expo (USHIO America Booth #941), which runs Sept. 21-22, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. The company will... Read More