Material Handling & Storage

Material Handling & Storage

Programmable Conveyor lets user adjust positioning and speed.

August 28, 2015

Available with optional Bluetooth or WLAN connectivity, 4.0-capable conveyor offers standalone operation and parameter-driven control via PLC. Menu-driven operation is afforded via touch panel, and operator can control start/stop, speed, acceleration ramp, and belt direction in standalone mode. Same parameters are also available in positioning mode (continuous or reversible), where operator can additionally set up travel cycle with specific travel distances and intervals between each step. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Jet Valve and Touch Controller dispense exact micro-deposits.

August 27, 2015

With PICO® Pµlse™ Valve and PICO Toµch™ Controller, Jet Dispensing System can dispense repeatable micro-deposits as small as 0.5 nL at up to 500 Hz continuous, with 1,500 Hz bursts. Non-contact jet valve's modular design makes it possible to jet low- to high-viscosity fluids onto any surface, including uneven and tough-to-reach substrates. Providing touchscreen interface, controller lets users set extremely precise operating parameters. Pulse time can be adjusted in increments as small as .01 ms. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Racking System facilitates leak-free solar panel installation.

August 27, 2015

Designed for commercial projects with flat roofs, Eulektra ALVA consists of interconnected adjustable aluminum pieces that can be snapped together. Compact design enables solar panels to be mounted within 1/5 in. of each other and does not require any roof penetration. Weighing 10.7 lb/ft², wind-resistant product secures to building using steel cables anchored in building walls. Aluminum construction helps protect panels against breakage caused by rapid temperature changes.
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Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Electronic Components & Devices

Modular RJ45 Jacks serve PCB and panel applications.

August 25, 2015

Suitable for 100Base-T applications, 8P8C modular jacks support Gigabit Ethernet applications. RJ45 sockets, rated for 125 Vac RMS and fully compliant with IEEE and IEC standards, endure 500 min insertion cycles. Horizontal (right-angle) PCB modular jacks come in Thru-Hole or SMT soldering configurations. Styles are also available for low-profile, compact, and deep socket applications. Vertical (top-entry) options are also available, and panel mount modular jack has 2-piece locking design. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Part Holder features adaptive, flexible design.

August 25, 2015

Available in variety of sizes, pin lengths, and densities, Vault Tooling Part Holder is suited for applications where reduction of custom tooling, fixtures, molds, or jigs is desired. Holder uses high-density array of pins that automatically conform to shape of any part. Once locked, unit creates nest to hold part during desired process. After completion, Vault is reset to prepare for new part. Vault can be used on bench-tops and robots or integrated into machines or work cells. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Loader Tire helps maximize productivity.

August 25, 2015

Equipped with Michelin's patented B2 technology, MICHELIN XTXL® E4/L4 minimizes rim slip thanks to flat bead wire, which strengthens clamping force on wheel and increases contact surface with rim. Tire also benefits from added solid steel cables, thick sidewalls, and steel belt offering protection against punctures in tread area. Shoulder design helps tire to cool quickly, while wide grooves and channels provide traction and grip on graded and loose ground conditions. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage

Ejector Handles and Panels are available for 3U and 6U VPX boards.

August 25, 2015

Pixus Type IV IEEE hot-swap ejector handles can engage over 225 lb of force per slot. Rounded base allows handle to rock back and provide leverage for facilitated insertion/removal of VPX boards. Front panels in 0.8 in., 1.0 in., and custom widths and 3U/6U heights are available in flat or Uchannel versions for EMC. These 2.5 mm aluminum panels come in anodized or clear chromate finishes, and filler panels are also available in various widths. Customization is optional. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Structured Wiring Solutions aid data/voice/video installation.

August 24, 2015

Featuring 50 micron gold contacts, Keystone Jacks and Couplers for Cat3, Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat6A applications are color coded to facilitate EIA/TIA 568A/B wiring. Products meet/exceed EIA/TIA category standards and are compatible with industry standard wall plates. Compatible with industry standard keystone jacks and EZ-SnapJacks, 1-, 2-, and 4-port Wall Plates are engineered to prevent possible fracturing from over tightened screws. These one-piece, single-gang products measure 4.5 x 2.75 in. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Walkie Straddle Stacker and Pallet Jack maneuver in tight areas.

August 24, 2015

Able to be used in small, specialized areas within larger facility, 4,500 lb walkie electric pallet jack and 2,000 and 2,500 lb walkie straddle stackers serve delivery, retail, warehouse, and narrow-aisle applications. All models feature regenerative braking, carry IP65 rating, and feature handle heads that are sealed and weather tested. AC drive motor provides smooth acceleration and plugging, while tool-free service covers facilitate maintenance/inspection. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Piezo Flexure Positioning Stage deliver frictionless Z motion.

August 21, 2015

Offering travel ranges of 50–250 µm, PIHera miniature closed-loop Z-stages are equipped with absolute-measuring direct-metrology capacitance sensors and provide resolution down to 0.1 nm. Flexure-guided piezo nanopositioning stage provides vibrationless motion, and FEA-optimized package lends to high stiffness and extended lifetime. Along with positioning accuracy of 0.02%, features include optional vacuum compatibility. Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Booster Compressors range from 30-60 hp.

August 21, 2015

Supplied as complete, fully enclosed packages, DNC Booster Series delivers volumes from 109–695 cfm with pressures as high as 650 psig. Improved cooling flow ensures packages operate at optimal temperatures, while small component layout and wide opening doors make packages service-friendly. Combined with full complement of sensors, Sigma Control 2™ provides control and monitoring with optimized communications capabilities for seamless integration into remote plant control/monitoring systems. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Heavy-Duty Caster provides air-cushioned ride and positive lock.

August 21, 2015

Available as standard in 8, 10, and 12 in. sizes with capacities from 650–1,400 lb per caster, dual wheel is fully pneumatic and features positive locking brakes. Single wheels and foam-filled options are also available. Suited for indoor/outdoor applications with rough terrain, such as gravel, grass, or cracked asphalt, caster facilitates load movement over uneven surfaces and bumps. Other options include third leg for increased capacity and stability and 4-position swivel lock. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Cold Storage Products offer secure, 24/7 temperature monitoring.

August 21, 2015

Targeting pharmacy, clinical, and healthcare professionals, compressor-free Evolve™ cold storage products — 1.8 ft³ refrigerator, 1.8 ft³ freezer, and 5.5 ft³ undercounter refrigerator — feature SilverPoint™ Wi-Fi®-enabled temperature monitoring. This technology provides local audible and visual alerts as well as text and email notifications of events, temperature readings recorded at regular intervals, and Wi-Fi connectivity to secure database. USB port allows local data extraction. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage

Louvered Panel Systems include plastic bins.

August 20, 2015

Available in 12 models, Louvered Panel Systems come complete with plastic bins as package. Systems have as few as 9 bins and range up to 165 bins on one single panel. Panels come with gray or Oyster White powder coat finish, while bins come in 7 different colors, including clear. By utilizing empty wall space, systems can expand storage capabilities. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

High Pressure Freezer integrates light stimulation option.

August 20, 2015

Able to cryo-immobilize samples without introducing structural alteration, Leica EM ICE lets users synchronize high-pressure freezing and light stimulation with 1 msec precision to capture dynamic phenomena and further analyze them at nanometer resolution. There are 5 wavelengths for light stimulation, and up to 9 samples can be frozen consecutively with sample storage system. Light stimulation can be performed with different wavelengths due to built-in connection for LED light modules. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Suspended Electromagnets accommodate belt widths to 144 in.

August 17, 2015

Designed for heavy-duty applications in coal and mining industries, SE 7000 series includes larger models (BAMs) with magnet sizes starting at 90 in.² that can be used on suspension heights up to 48 in. Products remove oversized pieces of tramp metal and sharp metal that pose hazard to downstream equipment, and larger SE magnets feature external oil expansion tank. Also available, Self Clean (SC) style uses short-belt conveyor built around magnet. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Filling System includes scale and weight indicator.

August 14, 2015

Equipped with gain in weight scale system and digital weight indicator, Bulk Bag Filling System allows bulk bag to be filled accurately to programmed set weight. Unit includes conveying system, adjustable height frame, bag inflation system with air amplifier, pneumatically actuated bag strap release system, and stainless steel product contact surfaces. With variable control feature, stainless steel orifice gate allows for full open/full closed and dribble flow control positions. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Coil Unwinder/Straightener/Feeder handles high-strength materials.

August 13, 2015

SpaceMaster Series 4 combines unwinding, straightening, and feeding of coil stock into one piece of equipment that occupies 22 ft of floor space. While Feeder-Straightener features servo-actuated pilot release of upper straightener rolls, systems also feature tension-maintaining powered pull-off rolls. Products handle materials – CRS, HRS, AHSS, stainless, and aluminum – from .020–.40-in. thick and 12–72 in. wide and 10,000–60,000 lb coil weights. Press feeding speeds range from 70–80 spm. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Platform Lift positions loads from 4.5-53 in. in height.

August 13, 2015

Featuring mast-style configuration that places platform and load directly over 4 wheels for stability, LiftStik Model PLS53-150 offers lifting speed of 4.75 ips. Unit is available with wood laminate platform measuring 17.75 x 15.5 in. or HDPE plastic platform which measures 19.5 x 19.5 in. Lifting capacity is 150 lb at 15.75 in load center, regardless of platform specified. Powered by 24 V 7.2 Ah battery, lift is suited for stockrooms, assembly areas, retail stores, and manufacturing facilities. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Pneumatic Counterbalance enhances part quality and press life.

August 13, 2015

Improving parts quality and extending large mechanical stamping press life, 1¼ in. pneumatic automatic counterbalance can integrate with existing press controls to set and maintain correct pressure for each die set. Product targets metalforming press industry, meets all ANSI B11.1 requirements, and is available in variety of port threads, voltages, and electrical connections. Selectable modes of operation — manual or automatic using 2-way poppet internals — provide positive shifting. Read More