Vibration Controls & Controllers

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Makita to Bring New Solutions to World of Concrete 2016

January 25, 2016

Industry's biggest annual concrete trade show lands in Las Vegas next month Makita is bringing new solutions to the concrete and masonry industries' biggest annual trade show next month in Las Vegas. World of Concrete lands at the Las Vegas Convention Center on February 2-5, and Makita will be exhibiting at the outdoor Silver Lot area (booth O30043) with a dynamic, hands-on booth... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Makita Lands at Gie+Expo 2015 with an Expanded Tool Box for Landscapers

October 26, 2015

Efficient MM4® 4-stroke, 18V LXT® cordless, and DOLMAR integration drive Makita's strong presence in power equipment Makita's world's largest line-up of 18V Lithium-Ion cordless tools and power equipment includes the 18V X2 LXT Lithium-Ion (36V) Brushless Blower powered by two 18V Lithium-Ion batteries. Louisville, KY – Makita is opening up its tool box to the power... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibration Cancellation System features digital controller.

July 9, 2015

In addition to isolating microlithography, metrology, and inspection equipment in semiconductor factories, STACIS® III Active Piezoelectric Vibration Cancellation System is suited for imaging and process tools used in nanotechnology, photonics, and life sciences. System's DC-2020 controller features dual-core processor with PC-based GUI via point-to-point Ethernet or USB ports. When connecting over Ethernet, DC-2020 creates STACIS GUI in user’s browser with no additional software. Read More

Controls & Controllers

ETEL Presents Force Control

March 11, 2015

Schaumburg, Illinois – ETEL's motion control solutions, offered in North America through HEIDENHAIN Corporation, have been integrated into leading edge machines of various high-tech industries for more than 15 years.  As applications and machines evolve, the specifications and features required to control these machines also change.  To keep up with changing demands, ETEL is constantly... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Makita Rocks World of Concrete 2015

February 25, 2015

Makita delivers new tools, new accessories, and plenty of concrete for hands-on demonstrations La Mirada, CA – Over 50,000 concrete professionals converged on Las Vegas earlier this month for the World of Concrete trade show -- and Makita was ready with an array of new concrete tools and accessories, with hands-on demonstrations for attendees to feel the difference for themselves. Over... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibration Cancellation System uses voice coil technology.

February 5, 2015

Integrating serial-type architecture of STACIS® technology with voice coil technology, frame-mountable Stage-Base™ 450 offers vibration and motion cancellation technology for semiconductor tools that incorporate high-precision motorized X-Y stages. Commercial solution provides active floor vibration cancellation starting at 0.6 Hz increasing to 10-to-1 reduction by 2 Hz with voice coil technology. Optional voice coil motors with feed-forward control enable even faster settling time. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

Vibratory Feeder Controller and Line Reactor reduce downtime.

December 22, 2014

Used together or as stand-alone products, REOVIB MFS 268 EtherNet-IP variable-frequency regulator series and CNW 9022 Line Reactor let vibratory feeder users integrate office and lab areas with production operations; enable remote feeder system monitoring/adjustments from one control center; and solve power quality problems. REOVIB MFS 268 is available with DeviceNet, PROFIBUS-DP, or RS232 interfaces, and CNW 9022 provides built-in surge protection to deal with industry-pervasive issues. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

OMRON Participates in CEATEC JAPAN 2014

October 8, 2014

-First Demonstration of Our Ping-pong Robot in Japan- KYOTO, Japan  - OMRON Corporation is going to participate in the Combined Exhibition of Advanced Technologies (CEATEC JAPAN 2014) to be held from October 7 to 11, 2014, at the Makuhari Messe international convention complex in Japan's Chiba Prefecture. This will be the biggest exhibit of the latest IT and electronic technologies in... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Brüel & Kjær Licences Fiboptic Accelerometers to Smart Fibres

March 4, 2014

Deal targets vibration measurements in harsh environments like the oil and gas industry DENMARK – Brüel and Kjær has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with UK Company, Smart Fibres to produce and sell fibre-optic acceleration sensors worldwide. Created in Brüel and Kjær's R&D laboratory, the SmartAccel-HF is a fibre-optic acceleration sensor suitable for high frequency... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

AirLoc 700 Series Damping Pads Used Successfully in Large Municipal Water District Engine/Pump System

October 11, 2013

AirLoc engineering was contacted to make a recommendation for vibration isolation on a large municipal water district engine/pump system in Sothern California. The 9,000 lb. system was supported on a 3/4 inch steel plate using 6 mounting feet. After initially testing a "soft" pad configuration with too much defection, 715 damping pads and iso-washers were evaluated with a bolt-through... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

New Vibratory Feeder Line Introduced by Bunting

May 22, 2013

Newton, KS – Bunting® Magnetics Co. — producer of precision magnetic products for the worldwide recycling, food, printing, automobile, plastics, and electronics industries — has released a new line of vibratory feeders for eddy current separators and high-intensity separation conveyors. The first public showing of the product line will be in Booth 4667 at WasteExpo 2013 in New Orleans,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Elscint Vision Inspection System for Small Battery Parts

February 1, 2012

Elscint Vision Inspection System for Small Battery Parts<4444>Elscint Automation, the leading vibratory parts feeder manufacturer from India recently completed a project for a dry cell battery parts supplier wherein a dry cell battery part having diameter of dia 10 mm, was required to be fed with the pointed side up. Thereafter, the part was to be conveyed on a belt conveyor for vision... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Controls & Controllers, Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission

Freudenberg Helps Vehicles Perform Better, from Reducing Noise and Vibrations to Making the Air Inside Cars Cleaner

January 11, 2012

DETROIT - Freudenberg North America uses technical expertise and cross industry experience to revolutionize 2012 vehicle parts for the automotive industry. <4444>"The Freudenberg family of companies has broad cross-industry reach and this allows us to bring innovative technologies from other industries and apply them to the automotive realm," said Leesa Smith, president, Freudenberg North... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibration Controllers meet prodution test application needs.

July 11, 2011

Type 7541 and 7542 vibration controllers have dual, parallel A/Ds that deliver 130 dB dynamic range for input channels, without need for programmable voltage range circuitry, which eliminates both signal under-ranges and overloads. Able to operate standalone, buttons on front panel facilitate setup and operation, while LAN interface allows wireless operation and control of multiple devices. Type 7542 offers up to 64 input channels while Type 7541 suits applications requiring 2-4 input channels. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibration Control System facilitates basic photonic research.

June 16, 2011

Available with 6, 8, or 12 in. thick steel honeycomb damped optical platform, Integrity VCS Series is suited for photonic research and development at universities, government, or corporate labs. All platforms feature array of tapped holes, ¼-20 or M6, that extend to ½ in. from edges and include sealed design to prevent core contamination. Mating support frame, offered with or without active leveling pneumatic isolators, has welded tubular steel uprights and 3 reinforced safety tie bars. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Air Springs isolate vibration for low-frequency machines.

March 8, 2010

Metric isolators of V11Z48MPSB... Series are maintenance-free air spring vibration mounts that use elasticity of air as isolator, which acts as soft spring. Products have no moving parts and can handle range of loads by changing inner air pressure. They can also be used as actuators in tensioning devices. While bellows are made of synthetic rubber that incorporates reinforced cord and wire, clamping rings and upper/lower plates are of stainless steel. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibration Isolation System supports optical tables.

February 2, 2010

STACIS® iX LaserTable-Base(TM) consists of 2 vibration isolation systems: STACIS® active piezoelectric vibration cancellation on floor, and pneumatic stacked on top, supporting optical top. Active vibration isolation system incorporates piezoelectric actuators and inertial vibration sensors to cancel vibration at very low frequencies. Product is suited for applications such as interferometry, single- and multi-photon microscopy, and scanning probe microscopy. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibration Isolation System is frame mountable.

July 20, 2009

Hard-mount active vibration cancellation system, STACIS® FM is designed to control building floor vibrations in semiconductor manufacturing facilities. Unit features extended stroke piezoelectric actuators and hard-mount suspension with no soft air springs. It is available in either 3 or 6 degrees of freedom and starts to isolate below 1 Hz. Stacis technology allows fast settling of isolated payload in response to motorized, stage-induced motion, resulting in increased tool throughput. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibration Cancellation Floor stabilizes SEMs.

June 10, 2009

Designed for use with scanning electron microscopes (SEMs), STACIS® FP active hard-mount vibration cancellation floor platform features extended stroke piezoelectric actuators and damped, powder-coated steel plates that sandwich 4 isolators and digital controller. Measuring 7 in. tall, it weighs less than 400 lb and can support up to 2,500 lb. or more with no soft air suspension. With vibration cancellation starting below 1 Hz, platform is available with 3 or 6 degrees of freedom. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibration Cancellation System is compact and lightweight.

July 7, 2008

Suited for small precision instruments, particularly those instruments in buildings where floor vibration is severe, TableTop PZT(TM) is active hard-mount bench-top vibration cancellation system that has up to 300 lb payload capacity. Incorporating STACIS® technology, it features extended stroke piezoelectric actuators and both vertical and horizontal sub-Hz vibration cancellation, and has no soft air suspension. Read More