Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers

Motion Controller integrates multiple drive technologies.

April 29, 2016

PIMotionMaster C-885 lets users integrate different drive technologies, from traditional servo and stepper motors to specialized piezo-ceramic motors, via one interface and software suite. Available in 2 sizes capable of housing 4–20 controller frames (8–40 channels), modular system employs digital processor and interface module operating as communication hub between C-885 and PC while... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fixture Control System utilizes local and cloud control.

April 29, 2016

Designed for out-of-the-box Title 24, ASHRAE 90.1, and IECC code compliance, Intellect™ Intelligent Fixture Control System features self-commissioning capabilities, which locate, assign, auto-group, and auto-zone all light fixtures in space and set lighting levels based on pre-determined logic without wiring. System includes 0–10 V dimming, occupancy sensing, and daylighting strategies. With... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Controller IP targets mobile, automotive, IoT applications.

April 29, 2016

Compliant with MIPI® CCI, I²C, and MIPI I³C specifications, DesignWare® MIPI I3CSM facilitates integration of multiple sensors into applications. Master and slave operating mode support enables systems with several ICs to connect to all sensors on one I³C bus, while in-band interrupts incorporated within 2-wire interface minimize pin count. Solution... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Shelters Direct Designs and Installs Two bottom-deck Style Access Control Point Canopies for Procter and Gamble

April 29, 2016

Shelters Direct was involved in the supply and installation of two bottom-deck style access control point canopies for Procter and Gamble in Union, Ohio. Procter and Gamble distribution centers are heavily trafficked, so access control points are utilized as an extra security measure for inbound and outbound trucks. The canopies measure 48x55 ft and Shelters Direct provided the lighting for... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

Stepping Motor Driver can run 2 motors simultaneously.

April 28, 2016

With 2-channel drive function, Model TC78S122FNG can run 2 stepping motors independently in high-voltage, low-power MOS process. Bipolar IC also provides interface for driving brushed DC motors, enabling use of stepping motors and brushed DC motors together in 6 combinations. Channels can be paralleled to double power handling. Housed in HTSSOP package with max ratings of 40 V and 2 A, device... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

It's Hands-on Action at Magnetek's AISTech 2016 Exhibit

April 28, 2016

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – Visitors to Magnetek’s display at the 2016 AISTech   Iron Steel Technology Conference and Exposition being held in Pittsburgh, Pa, May 16-19 will have an opportunity to try their hand at a variety of the Company’s material handling control solutions. Attendees will be able to recreate variable torque control on a mill duty crane through a hands-on demonstration... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Mazak will Raise the Bar in Manufacturing Technology at IMTS 2016

April 28, 2016

Company to unveil groundbreaking innovations designed to drive the industry’s future FLORENCE, Ky. – The stage is set for Mazak Corporation to raise the manufacturing technology bar at IMTS. In booth S-8300, the company will demonstrate a host of new high-level developments in full digital factory integration, smart technology and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity – in... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Wireless LED Lighting Controls leverage ZigBee technology.

April 28, 2016

Offered as after-market accessory for use with LG® LED troffers and downlights, Smart Multi Sensor meets needs of those seeking to maximize energy savings with daylight harvesting and motion detection across individual or networked fixtures. Wireless Scheduling Switch, also available, consists of dimmable light switch that helps manage energy usage by offering full wireless... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment

4K Capture and IP Encoder/decoder Cards, multi-display Graphics Cards, H.264 encoders/decoders, Video Wall Controller Cards and Lecture Capture Appliance to be Showcased

April 27, 2016

MONTREAL — At InfoComm 2016 (Las Vegas, June 8–10, booth N2047), Matrox® Graphics Inc. will showcase a series of interactive demonstrations featuring Mura™ IPX Series 4K capture and IP encoder/decoder cards, C-Series™ multi-display graphics cards, Maevex™ AV-over-IP encoders/decoders and Mura MPX video wall controller cards. Matrox Video will present the Monarch™ LCS lecture... Read More

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

Wireless Interface enables remote web guide monitoring.

April 27, 2016

With Wi-Fife™ Interface, users can wirelessly monitor and control FIFE-500 web guides from any tablet or smartphone, from anywhere on factory floor. Interface features embedded web pages that can be accessed through web browser of Wi-Fi-enabled device. By connecting to network of motor control units and operator interfaces, Wi-Fife™ can connect up to 30 devices on single network, with ability... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Incom Polymer Fused Fiber Optics Enable Interactive Tactile Feedback Button Displays to Revolutionize Video/Audio Editing Consoles

April 27, 2016

Combing Fairlight's patented Picture Key Technology with Incom's optics delivers control surfaces that have endless design and feature possibilities LAS VEGAS and CHARLTON, Mass. - Incom, the world's largest supplier of innovative glass and polymer fused fiber optic solutions, continues to enable a cadre of variable, tactile user-interface technologies for consumer and commercial... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Keys Energy Services Successfully Completes Second Phase in Key West Lighting Project with Telematics Wireless Smart Lighting Solution

April 27, 2016

Telematics Wireless T-Light™ Galaxy System Has the Ability to Remotely Control the Island's Street Lights Using a Single Gateway KEY WEST, Florida and HOLON, Israel - Keys Energy completed the second of a three phase wireless smart street lighting project to evaluate the effectiveness of replacing their existing High Pressure Sodium (HPS) lamps with LED light fixtures in order to produce... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Autani Showcases New Products at Lightfair International 2016

April 27, 2016

COLUMBIA, Md., - Autani, LLC, a proven leader in building controls and IoT, announces it will be showcasing new products and features for its award winning EnergyCenter platform. Being introduced at LFI 2016 will be the Autani Wireless Room Controller (WRC) which combines up to four circuits of lighting control with a variety of lighting control features. Autani will also present its latest... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Light Fixture Controller deploys only features needed.

April 26, 2016

Designed for indoor or outdoor luminaires, NX Fixture Controller offers stand-alone or networked lighting control. For stand-alone control, unit includes built-in astronomical time clock. It provides self-configuring code-compliant energy savings with on/off switching and 0–10 V dimming in any combination of motion, light level, and time-of-day. In addition, plug and play SmartPORT™... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Three-Phase Soft Starters suit water pumps up to 75 hp.

April 26, 2016

With RSWT Series, all 3 phases are controlled to achieve current balancing, minimizing inrush current as well as vibration during starting/stopping of centrifugal pumps. Through dedicated self-learning algorithm, series achieves smooth starting/stopping with minimal setting adjustments. V00/V01 type provides single adjustment setting for soft starting/stopping time, whereas V10/V11 type includes... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Super Dry will Showcase Dry Storage at West Penn SMTA with Murray Percival Co.

April 26, 2016

Midwest electronics supplier The Murray Percival Company will feature Super Dry (www.superdry-totech.com) desiccant cabinets and moisture management solutions at this year’s SMTA Vendor Expo on May 5 in Monroeville, PA. The continuing miniaturization of electronics, including thinner components and new materials has made the management and treatment... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

OSAI Provides CNC Control for Fabru PlastJet 3C 3D Printers Providing High Precision, Simultaneous High-Speed Operation

April 25, 2016

Chicopee, MA – OSAI announced that it now provides its OPENcontrol for the Fabru PlastJet 3C Model printers. These printers provide high precision, high-speed operation using three different plastic materials simultaneously. Designed for industrial prototype applications, the PlastJet 3C operation is based on Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) following a CAM path managed by OSAI’s... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Non-Industrial Products

Hardy Provides Free, Easy-to-Use HMI Faceplates for Rockwell PLC Plug-In Weigh Scale Models

April 25, 2016

New Pre-Programmed Faceplates/AOIs Reduce GUI Development Time Up to 90% SAN DIEGO, CA – Hardy Process Solutions announces free Faceplates/AOIs (Add-on-Instructions) for Rockwell Automation® FactoryTalk® View for its HI 1756-WS/2WS and HI 1769-WS/2WS plug-in weigh scale modules. Hardy’s pre-programmed and pre-tested Faceplates/AOIs utilize software instruction tags for the controller... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Ultrasonic Tool Head cuts composite and gasket materials.

April 25, 2016

Available for static table and conveyor systems, Ultrasonic tool head operates at 20,000 Hz (20,000 oscillations/sec) and is designed for cutting adhesive-backed, composite, or gasket type materials. Ultrasonic technology reduces blade gumming and friction between material and blade. While ultrasonic spindle has 3 in. stroke and is available with 30°, 45°, and 55° drag blades, dual... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Rockwell Automation Expands Motion Control Business

April 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation today announced it has expanded its motion control business by completing the acquisition of MagneMotion, a leading manufacturer of patented, high-performance conveyor systems with servo-controlled independent cart technology. The addition of this new offering will integrate into existing Rockwell Automation control, safety and sensing solutions to help... Read More