LCD Viewing Angles Explained

Oct 20, 2017

What you know, can increase the value of your product.

When your customer compares your product with your competitors, the correct choice of the LCD viewing direction makes the difference between a product that looks ‘okay’ and a product that grabs and holds your customer’s attention. If the display on our product looks sharp, your product looks sharp and this can be accomplished... Read More

Swissturn/USA Purchases J.I. Morris Company Fasteners

Oct 20, 2017

September 18, 2017 – (Oxford, MA) Swissturn/USA announced today that it has purchased the miniature fastener business of J.I. Morris Company (Southbridge, MA). J.I. Morris Company, which has operated in Southbridge for 97 years, is recognized as a world leader in the manufacturing of miniature screws and nuts. They are known best for their miniature number and UNM (metric) screws,... Read More

Swissturn USA Launches New Responsive Website

Oct 20, 2017

Swissturn USA invites new visitors and valued customers to explore their newly launched website which has been created with a visually appealing interface and simplified user experience. With advanced features like streamlined navigation and intuitive functionality, the new website provides visitors with quick access to helpful information about the custom services offered.

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Design for Advanced Manufacturing Book Released

Oct 20, 2017

Swissturn Authors Advanced Manufacturing Chapter

Swissturn was pleased to be invited by McGraw-Hill to write a chapter in a new advanced manufacturing book. Design for Advanced Manufacturing was released last month. The book includes Swissturn’s chapter titled “Designing for the Swiss Screw Machine”.

The book was edited by LaRoux K. Gillespie, past president of the Society... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

HPV®1000 AC Elevator Drive offers 70,000 hours of maintenance free operation.

Oct 19, 2017

HPV®1000 AC Elevator Drive features Wireless Operator, which provides programming access with standard web browsers. Product is equipped with E-reg elevator speed regulator designed for fast commissioning time. Unit is used to improve speed change transitions and eliminate overshoot. HPV®1000 AC Elevator Drive is ideal for new installations and modernization projects.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

TRIP Series Audio Indicators are suitable for industrial applications.

Oct 19, 2017

TRIP Series audio indicators provide a range of noise alert applications, including dozens of models and part numbers, with electrical, mounting, frequency and tone options. Ideal for medical, security and safety applications, Internal Drive Circuit units feature a high-pitched alarm at 2700 to 4000 Hz with options for fast or slow pulsing. Used for industrial applications, Panel Mount... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

X-RAY Inspection System offers new software algorithms for inspecting pumped food products.

Oct 19, 2017

Designed for inspecting pumped food products, X38 automatically calibrates x-ray settings. System can detect contaminants such as calcified bone in a timely and accurate manner. Units IP69-rated air conditioner is suitable for high-pressure, high-temperature cleaning applications. Algorithms are developed for a wide range of piped food products including meat, poultry, fruits, and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

WORXSAW® Compact Circular Saw offers lightweight portability and ease of handling.

Oct 19, 2017

Designed for ease of handling, the WORXSAW® Compact Circular Saw is cordless, weighing 4.1 pounds with battery included. Inline grips with integrated safety trigger are ideal for comfortable, one-handed operation. Product features a 3-3/8 in., thin-kerf blade to reduce motor strain, a no-load speed of 2300 RPM, and a 1-11/16 in. depth-of-cut. Saw is suitable for quick, precise cuts on a wide... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Cable Assemblies are designed for military environments.

Oct 19, 2017

Available in shielded and unshielded versions, Waterproof USB cable feature Type-A and Type-B connector combinations. Available with panel mount and feed through connector options, unit is designed for data networking in harsh environments. Cable assemblies ideal for military and avionics applications.

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers

BES Q40 Inductive Sensors are designed for general factory automation.

Oct 19, 2017

Available with 2 meters of cable length and PNP Normally-Open output polarity, BES Q40 inductive sensors provide basic application solutions. Sensors IP 67 rating is suitable for dusty and wet environments, while customizable sensing area allows for flexible installation. Product comes in compact 40mm by 40mm block-style housing. Designed for general factory automation applications.

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Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

DURApulse GS4 Series AC Drives enhances standard GS drive features.

Oct 19, 2017

Available in 460V and 230V, GS4 Series AC Drives support both Modbus RTU and BACnet protocols and include built-in I/O with a wide range of input/output configurations. Fully functional PLC is capable of up to 10k ladder logic steps for drive-related logic requirements. Units have a 100kA Short Circuit Current Rating (SCCR), 50°C operating temperature rating, and STO (Safe Torque Off).... Read More

Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Single Cylinder Precrusher Series meet or exceed current ANSI Z245.2 safety standards.

Oct 19, 2017

Capable of crushing/compacting capacities upwards of 300 cu.yds/hour and compaction forces well over 160,000 lbs., the Precrusher Series PC-3001, PC-4001 and PC-6001 are designed for lighter duty compaction applications. Units are suitable for volume capacity ranging from  179 to 212 cubic yards in compaction mode, and from 135 to 179 cubic yards in pre-crusher mode. All models include up... Read More

Services

Doosan's DMP 500/2SP offers dual-spindle vertical machining.

Oct 19, 2017

Equipped with two spindles and two automatic-tool-change (ATC) systems, the DMP 500/2SP is capable of machining two parts simultaneously to reduce workload and setup time. Unit includes a W-axis adjustment of 20mm on right spindles to account for variability in fixture heights. Designed to produce high volume parts, product comes with standard12,000 RPM direct drive spindles with 87 lb ft of... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

AMC580 Zynq UltraScale+ Module supports flexible clocking.

Oct 19, 2017

Allowing for large buffer sizes during processing, the AMC580 Zynq UltraScale+ Module's FPGA is equipped with an interface to a single DDR4 memory channel. Designed to excel in next-generation wired and 5G wireless infrastructure, the product offers 64GB of flash, 128MB of boot flash, a quad-core ARM processor, and specialized processing elements. 

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Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

0777.CP Weatherproof Extension Cord Protector is used for standard and heavy-duty extension cords.

Oct 19, 2017

0777.CP Weatherproof Extension Cord Protector is suitable for harsh environments. Product is made from UV resistant Lexan Polycarbonate and adjusts to 12 gauge cords (1/2” / 12mm). Unit is c-UL listed and ideal for contracting, cleaning, setting up events and parties. 

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ironclad™ Wash Down High Bay is cULus, DLC, NSF, RoHS, IP66 and IP69K rated.

Oct 19, 2017

Ironclad™ Wash Down High Bay has a lumen output of 26,000 with 130 lumens per watt. Product is designed for high-pressure washdowns and can handle up to 1,500 PSI. Unit is ideal for food manufacturing, chemical facilities, beverage processing, pet-food production, factories, outdoor applications and grain and sugar processing plants. Ironclad™ Wash Down High Bay has an ambient... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Mega High Bay Fixture is equipped with aggressive thermal management.

Oct 19, 2017

Shat-R-Shield’s Mega High Bay high-output modular system has a lumen output ranging from 53,420 to 74,820. With an ambient temperature rating up to 149°F, unit is ideal for ceiling heights above 40 feet. Product uses thermal management with vented construction for heat dissipation.

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Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

1500 Series Desiccator Cabinet comes in different types of materials.

Oct 19, 2017

1500 Series desiccator cabinet is equipped with one side or two-side access door, providing dry storage and low humility for critical requirements. Product is offered in clear acrylic, amber acrylic or static dissipative PVC. Unit is available with removable shelf, supporting stand, automatic purge control unit, oxygen and humidity meter. Desiccator cabinet is suitable for installation... Read More

Using a Calorimeter to Measure Heating Value in Flare Stacks

Oct 19, 2017

A new Application Note has been added to Control Instruments’ Hazardous Gas & Vapor Monitoring library. The note discusses the unique construction and operating technology of the CalorVal BTU micro-combustion calorimeter and how it is the optimum analyzer for directly measuring the heating value of varying waste gas streams.

Rugged & reliable, the CalorVal is built on a time-tested... Read More

Swissturn Purchases J.I. Morris Fastener Line

Oct 19, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Swissturn/USA has purchased the fastener line of miniature number and UNM screws, self-tapping screws, hex nuts, flat washers, and turned parts from J.I. Morris Company. The J.I. Morris Company brand is recognized as the premier manufacturer of miniature fasteners. We welcome J.I. Morris customers to Swissturn!

Swissturn/USA is a world-class precision... Read More