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Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

VERYX® B140 Digital Sorter features 1400-mm wide inspection zone.

May 26, 2017

Suitable for production lines running at 5 to 10 metric tons, VERYX® B140 Digital Belt-Fed Sorter is configured for wet and frozen potato strips, fruits, vegetables, leafy greens and potato chips. Maximizing the detection and removal of foreign material, unit comes with multi-sensor Pixel Fusion™. Equipped with specialized infeed and collection shakers, sorter includes auto-learning,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

N-331 Piezo Linear Motor Drive features incremental encoder.

May 26, 2017

Suitable for optics, microscopy, automation technology, imaging technology and medical engineering applications, N-331 Piezo Linear Motor Drives are available with three standard travel ranges from 25 to 100 mm in open and closed-loop configurations. Capable of positioning loads up to 5 kg with nanometer precision, units are equipped with 8 PICMA® piezo actuators arranged in V-shape that... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

HI 6020 Summing Boxes support up to 4 load cells.

May 26, 2017

Available in HI 6020IT and HI 6020JB models, HI 6020 Summing Boxes come in NEMA 4X in stainless steel, painted steel or fiberglass enclosure. Embedded with C2® electronic calibration and Integrated Technician® (IT) technologies, Using TB6 auxiliary connection, two HI 6020 boxes can be connected for supporting between 5 and 8 load cells. Suitable for batching/blending and level-by-weight... Read More

Controls & Controllers

MOTI-1100 Series Motion Controllers come with control panel software.

May 26, 2017

Controlled using Micro-Controller, PLC and PC using C/C++, Visual Basic, LabVIEW™, or Matlab™ programming languages, MOTI-1100 Series of Motion Controllers offer coordinated motion, point-to-point positioning and jogging modes of motion. Equipped with PWM motor driver with less than 1 mH inductance, unit uses 64-bit DSP processor. Product is offered with power supplies, servo motor drivers... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

MasterWorks Folding Cartons are Forest Stewardship Council certified.

May 26, 2017

Available in Kraftback, Kraftback Beverage and Kraftback Freeze grades, MasterWorks Ultra 100 Folding Cartons are 100% recyclable. Meeting Food and Drug Administration standards, Kraftback Beverage grade is used in beverage applications, Kraftback Freeze for refrigerator or freezer applications whereas Kraftback for general purpose use.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Machining Centers are equipped with CAT 40 spindle.

May 26, 2017

Available in PS65 and PS105 models, Vertical Machining Centers provide power, torque and RPM capability to support material removal. With maximum work load capacity of 600 kg, PS65 comes in table size of 510 x 920mm whereas PS105 model comes with capacity of 600 kg and 510 x 1,300mm size. Featuring core-cooled ball screws, L-shaped doors and 30-tool capacity ATC magazine, unit is suitable for... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Conveyor Chains feature seamless sintered bushes.

May 26, 2017

Available in Megalife I and Megalife II series, Megalife Conveyor Chains are used in temperature range from -40 to +160 °C. Unit’s pin features wear-resistant and friction-optimised surface coating. Seamless roller and components are nickel-plated for corrosion protection. Offering dry or additional lubrication, Megalife I and Megalife II series are suitable for chain applications at speed... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Safety & Security Equipment

Avoid the Next WannaCry

May 26, 2017

Middletown, Pa. - In the wake of the massive WannaCry ransomware incident, Phoenix Contact is encouraging healthcare facilities and other businesses to take preventive steps to protect their systems from the next malware attack.

Hospitals and medical facilities are at high risk of malware and other network breaches. Old, unsupported and unpatched Windows PCs are often used as part of... Read More

International Steel Service Center ‘Direct Metals’ Purchases New Wire Mesh Slitter Machine

May 26, 2017

May 23, 2017 - Kennesaw, GA - Direct Metals, an international steel service center with locations in Kennesaw, GA and Waukegan, IL, recently purchased a new wire mesh slitter.

Slitting is the process of converting rolled products (typically wire mesh or expanded metal) to smaller width coils in order to suit the requirements of the customer.

Direct Metals provides slitting... Read More

ATI Industrial Automation's 2017 Technology Fair Set for August 10th in Orion Township, MI

May 26, 2017

APEX, N.C. May 23, 2017 – ATI Industrial Automation will hold its Annual Technology Fair on August 10, 2017 at its Orion Township, Michigan facility. The one-day educational event will focus on “Applications Advancing Automation,” providing attendees the opportunity to learn more about ATI’s products and hear from the industry-leading experts that use them every day. The event will... Read More

Indium Corporation’s Mackie to Present at IMAPS ATW on Advances in Semiconductor Packaging

May 26, 2017

Indium Corporation’s Andy C. Mackie, PhD, MSc, Senior Product Manager for Semiconductor and Advanced Assembly Materials, will present at the IMAPS Advanced Technology Workshop and Tabletop Exhibition on Advances in Semiconductor Packaging on June 15 at Binghamton University in Vestal, N.Y.

Dr. Mackie’s presentation, Semiconductor Assembly and Materials Reliability for Evolving... Read More

Suncor Stainless West Announcement - Introducing Suncor Stainless West Cost Distribution Center

May 26, 2017

Plymouth, MA, May 22, 2017- Suncor Stainless is looking to the future and looking West to expand their servicing capabilities to their customers and partners. They announce the Grand Opening of their Suncor Stainless West facility in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 30, 2017. Stocked with over 1,600 SKU’s their new facility will provide standard FedEx Ground service in 1-day to most of Southern... Read More

Osborne Installs Automated Fiberglass Cutting System

May 26, 2017

Osborne Industries, Inc., custom molder of thermoset plastics via Resin Transfer Molding (RTM) utilizes a variety of fiberglass types in their Resin Transfer Molded (RTM) fiberglass-reinforced plastic (FRP) parts for leading equipment manufacturers. Osborne's team of engineers and molding specialists will work to identify the best glass-reinforcement for your application. Osborne can give... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Microscan Unveils Technology Advancements Helping Manufacturers Comply with GS1 Standards at GS1 Connect Conference

May 26, 2017

Microscan will present barcode verification and print quality inspection product capabilities helping manufacturers and retailers comply with GS1 Standards at the GS1 Connect Conference in Las Vegas, NV. New LVS® product advancements as well as time-proven solutions to be featured at the conference make Microscan a one-stop technology partner for the companies willing to ensure they are GS1... Read More

Indium Corporation Expert Presents at SMTA Empire Expo

May 26, 2017

Indium Corporation’s Brook Sandy-Smith, Technical Support Engineer for PCB Assembly Materials, will present at the SMTA Empire Expo and Tech Forum on June 15 in Liverpool, NY.

Sandy-Smith, an internationally recognized speaker on PCB assembly, will present Investigating Test Methods for Electrochemical Consistency in PCB Assembly Processes. Her presentation will review traditional and... Read More

Spirax Sarco Joins the Quest to Support the Enbridge® Ride to Conquer Cancer®

May 26, 2017

Blythewood, SC - May 24, 2017 - Spirax Sarco USA, the leader in products and services for steam systems, is teaming up with Spirax Sarco Canada to show support for the Enbridge® Ride to Conquer Cancer®. During one amazing weekend, June 10-11, 2017, they will cycle 200 kilometers with thousands of other men and women throughout the countryside of Toronto and Niagara to make a difference in... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ceranovus™ Waxes enhance dispersion of adhesives within plastic.

May 26, 2017

Produced from post-industrial plastic waste and post-consumer recycled plastics like yogurt containers and bottle caps, Ceranovus™ Polypropylene Waxes are available in Ceranovus A and G series variants. Used for stabilizing softening point of commercial, residential or peel-and-stick roofing products, Ceranovus A is suitable for applications that are not color specific whereas G series used... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Metal Strip® Battery Shunt Resistors are RoHS-compliant.

May 26, 2017

Featuring metal manganese-copper alloy resistive element and two sense pins, WSBS8518...20 Metal Strip® Battery Shunt Resistors come in 8518 case size and are halogen-free. Offering power capacity of 36 W, inductance values of < 5 nH and thermal EMF down to < 1 µV/°C, units deliver resistance values of 50 µΩ, 100 µΩ, 125 µΩ, and 250 µΩ. Products with TCR of ± 20 ppm/°C and are... Read More

TT Electronics Expands Representation Network in Canada

May 26, 2017

Highly rated Xtronics to grow portfolio presence in specific areas

Woking, UK, 24 May 2017 - TT Electronics, a global provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, has announced that with immediate effect, Xtronics Inc., a top tier representative firm for manufacturers based in Canada, will lead market and customer development initiatives for TT Electronics... Read More

Timken to Participate in KeyBanc Capital Markets 2017 Investor Conference

May 26, 2017

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, May 25, 2017 - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR;, a global leader in bearings and mechanical power transmission products, today announced that it will participate in the KeyBanc Capital Markets 2017 Industrial, Automotive and Transportation Conference in Boston, Mass., on June 1, 2017. Materials shared at the conference will... Read More