Linear Motion Module offers 0.5 micron position resolution.
Measuring 27.5 x 13 x 7.5 mm, Model M3-L integrates piezoelectric linear micro motor, position sensor, guide mechanism, motor driver, control processor, and software. Closed-loop unit operates on 3.3 V power and features typical travel range of 6 mm. Suited for precision motion control of variable inductors, trimming capacitors, and optical elements for RF, microwave, and photonics tuning...Read More »
TI Selects Movea's MotionIC platform for Remote Control Design
New Home Entertainment Remote by Texas Instruments Integrates Movea's SmartMotion(TM) to Enhance User Experience Grenoble, France - Movea, the pioneer in motion-sensing and motion-control technologies, along with Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI), announced today a new high-performance, RF4CE remote control reference design that will allow consumers to experience a highly interactive and...Read More »
Linear Motion Control System Powers Ultra-Fast Action of Biotech Lab Automation Breakthrough
Fort Smith, AR - An advanced linear motion system is behind the groundbreaking performance of Singer Instruments' innovative biotech laboratory robot for pinning arrays of cells - the RoToR. This benchtop automation is revolutionizing genetic, genome and cancer research by being able to manipulate over 200,000 yeast or bacteria cell samples per hour. This unprecedented speed - up to an order of...Read More »
GE Smart Grid Technologies Help One Island Achieve Greater Energy Independence
Las Vegas, NV - Energy independence is about more than reducing oil consumption; it's about managing our existing resources more effectively. GE announced today that dozens of consumers on Martha's Vineyard will receive GE's Profile(TM) appliances and Nucleus(TM) energy managers with Brillion(TM) technology to help them more efficiently manage their energy use and costs, while helping Vineyard...Read More »
Manufacturing 101 for Rubber Molding
Rubber molding is the process of converting uncured rubber into a stable final product.Read More »
Atmel First to Receive ZigBee Remote Control Certification Using ATmega128RFA1
Certification enables standards-based secure and interoperable RF-based remote controls; Two-way communication and no line-of-sight requirements Visit Atmel at the CES 2011 in the ZigBee Pavilion # 21418 LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2011 - CES 2011 - Atmel-® Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, today announced that it has achieved ZigBee-® Certified status for the...Read More »
Honeywell Improves Smart Device Interoperability with Newest Field Device Manager
Field Device Manager R410 Allows Plant Managers to Realize the Advantages of Open Systems and Improve Overall Plant Reliability BRACKNELL, United Kingdom - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced that its Field Device Manager (FDM), which is widely used to command and control field instruments found throughout industrial facilities, now supports FOUNDATION(TM) field advanced diagnostics and...Read More »
Gas Management System offers continuous pressure, flow control.
Intended for systems using liquid can or high-pressure cylinder sources, automatic 642 Series IntelliSwitch II(TM) features onboard web server with embedded software for remote diagnostics and real-time process control. Control can be selected manually via button or remotely with I-LINK(TM) communication, and software logic can help lower gas usage by eliminating liquid can vent loss and excess...Read More »
Power Controllers deliver clean, efficient power.
Operating on real-time basis, 3DFS(TM) Power Controllers not only correct less than ideal power factors, but also remove all noise and transient disturbances in power supply. Units deliver power with THD under 0.1% and efficiency in excess of 98% design target. In addition to providing audit trails of power savings for federal and state energy credit programs, controllers can be networked to...Read More »
Synchronous Step-Down DC/DC Controller is specified to 150
Supplied in 5 x 5 mm QFN-32 package, LTC3810H-5 employs constant on-time valley current-mode control architecture. Controller can directly step down voltages from 60 V to output ranging from 0.8 V to 93% of VIN. Integrated 1 ohm onboard gate drivers minimize switching losses associated with driving N-channel MOSFETs at high frequency and voltage for output currents up to 25 A. Minimum on-time may...Read More »
DAQ/Sensor Monitoring Board includes flow control.
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.Read More »