Product News

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Thin Mini-ITX Computer features rugged all-metal chassis.

October 31, 2014

Combining hardened industrial enclosure with Intel Bay Trail Celeron J1900 processor, Model ML210G-10 is suited for use as hardened thin client or data acquisition device. Unit can be configured as server-connected device, requiring no onboard storage, or equipped with up to 1 TB mSATA SSD for standalone operation. Operating from 0~50°C and drawing less than 20 W of power, computer supports up to 8 GB of RAM and provides 4 USB ports, 2 RS-232 COM ports, VGA, HDMI, and LAN. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

USB Adapter Kit extends wireless coverage.

October 31, 2014

Supplied in FCC/IC certified kit, 2.4 GHz 802.11b/g/n Model ARK-2404U-3 comprises WLAN-LCUSB2415 wireless USB Adapter and Hyperlink's 4 dBi omni-directional antenna. Adapter supports data rates of 150 Mbps and features IP67-rated waterproof enclosure for outdoor applications. Included 5 m cable is terminated with USB 2.0 plug for direct connection to desktop or notebook PC. Additional features include 100 mW to 1 W adjustable RF power, Windows OS drivers, and WPA/WPA2 data security. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Electro-hydraulic Operator enables remote valve shutdown.

October 31, 2014

Available in spring-return or double-acting configuration, Bettis™ EHO Actuator provides instantaneous fail-safe response in applications ranging from topside valve automation on offshore platforms to remote pipelines where operational upsets can cause safety and environmental hazards. Torque outputs can handle valve sizes from 6–60 in. With temperature range of -40 to +140°F, EHO operates on utility electrical power or optional solar power for remote areas. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensor System monitors level in pressurized reservoirs. .

October 31, 2014

Utilizing adjustable sensor to set specific levels, Low-Level-Sensing Reservoir System prevents empty material reservoirs from introducing air into dispensing lines, eliminating contamination during dispensing process. SB-100 controller activates warning when material in reservoir reaches specified low level and is equipped with external PLC connection that allows for total line shutdown. Low-level functions include remote visual beacon, audio buzzer, and auto shutdown. Read More

Software

Thermal Simulation Software accelerates electronics analysis.

October 31, 2014

Release 9 of 6SigmaET lets electronic component and product engineers assess thermal performance of their designs and manage heat generated by electronic components and assemblies. With integrated CFD solver, this thermal modeling/simulation tool removes need to manually optimize grid by navigating trade-off between computing performance and grid detail. UI facilitates thermal model creation using intelligent objects as well as PCB and CAD data. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Motion/EtherCAT Network Controller meets modern machinery needs.

October 31, 2014

Intended for motion-centric applications, SPiiPlusEC controls up to 64 fully synchronized axes and up to 5 KHz rate of profile generation and EtherCAT® cycle. Network can be comprised of any ACS EtherCAT servo and step motor drives and I/Os modules, as well as any certified EtherCAT module made by other vendors that complies with CAN over EtherCAT (CoE) protocol. NetworkBoost™ option increases machine uptime using ring topology-based redundancy. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Machinery & Machining Tools

Workpiece Clamping System features modular design.

October 31, 2014

Utilizing quick-change method, CAPTIS Clamping System permits conversion from external to internal clamping in less than 1 minute. Collet changes can be made in 15 seconds. Configurations include: power-operated, rotating CAPTIS collet chuck for turning machines; CAPTIS-D with axial tightening for machining bar stock; CATIS-AF with axially fixed collet and optional workpiece stop for delicate workpieces; and stationary CAPTIS-MS collet chuck for drilling, milling, and machining centers. Read More

Software

MES Software provides in-process control capabilities.

October 31, 2014

With recipe modeling, PharmaSuite v6.0 extends pharmaceutical manufacturers' In-Process Control capabilities. IPC quality checks can be defined and modeled into recipe up front in MES, providing instructions, data collection, and alerts to ensure activities are carried out. Work-flow integration capabilities allow executed work-flow information to be appended and tracked as part of electronic batch record, while re-work capabilities let operator abort and re-activate production process. Read More