User-centric Automation Technologies Improve Productivity of Industrial Processes and Strengthen the Users' Feeling of Being in Control of the Process
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User-centric Automation Technologies Improve Productivity of Industrial Processes and Strengthen the Users' Feeling of Being in Control of the Process

The Metso Maintenance Pad, a new window to route based condition analysis Numerous new automation technologies from Metso to meet process industry needs The development work of Metso's automation solutions is driven by a user-centric approach. One of the most important targets of Metso's product development is to provide persons who are responsible for industrial processes with new automation...

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Motion Controller integrates 1.4 A per phase stepper drive.
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Motion Controller integrates 1.4 A per phase stepper drive.

Measuring 3.9 x 5.0 x 1.5 in., DMC-30016 contains 30 V stepper amplifier that drives 2-phase bipolar stepper motor in full-step, half-step, Â-¼ step, or 1/16 step. Single-axis controller is user-configurable from 0.5–1.4 A per phase in 10 mA increments at 12–30 Vdc. It provides 125 ms servo loop update, 15 MHz encoder frequency, and 3 MHz stepper pulse output. Other features include PID...

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Dual Full Bridge Driver IC targets automotive, industrial markets.
Motor Controllers and Drives

Dual Full Bridge Driver IC targets automotive, industrial markets.

Designed to operate one bipolar stepper orÂ- 2 brush DC motors, A4990 includes diagnostic outputs and short circuit, open load, over-temperature/-voltage, and UVLO protection circuits. Each full bridge uses DMOS power devices with integrated freewheeling diodes, and peak motor current can be limited. Allowing 2-phase on, full step operation, stepper motors can be driven with...

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Arthur Machinery-Florida Partners with Fryer Machine Systems
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Arthur Machinery-Florida Partners with Fryer Machine Systems

Tampa, Florida:Â-  Arthur Machinery-Florida offers the New Fryer CNC Machines in the Florida Puerto Rico markets.  All Fryer machines are hand built, American made machine tools that represent the highest quality and value available today. Built by skilled craftsmen, using the highest quality inspection tools and techniques, these machines are designed and built for years of trouble...

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DME Now Offering Wider Range of Sizes in Top and Side Interlock Product Lines

Precision manufactured components made from Melonite offer greater wear resistance Madison Heights, Mich.Â- – With the addition of new sizes to DME's comprehensive offering of durable top and side interlocks, moldmakers now have more design options than ever before. DME's Black and Gold top interlocks and Black and Gold side interlocks provide more positive alignment of mold plates for...

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Eye Tracking Software measures cognitive workload.
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Eye Tracking Software measures cognitive workload.

Combining SMI Eye Tracking data and patented Index of Cognitive Activity in one common analysis interface, SMI BeGaze gives insights into level of user effort and information load. This understanding helps to adapt task difficulty, redefine interfaces and training materials, and ultimately optimize learning and professional performance. Software uses pre-recorded SMI eye tracking data from SMI...

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Atmel's maXTouch Controller Powers 5" Touchscreen for Sleek Xiaomi Mi3 Smartphone
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Atmel's maXTouch Controller Powers 5" Touchscreen for Sleek Xiaomi Mi3 Smartphone

Powered by Atmel's maXTouch Controller, Popular Mi3 Smartphone Allows Users To Enjoy Superior Touch Experience With a Super Sensitive Touch Panel, Water Resistance and Support for Users with Gloves SAN JOSE, Calif. – Atmel® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch technology solutions, today announced that Atmel's maXTouch® mXT540S controller is powering the...

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Honeywell Wins Best Process Control Systems Provider at Asian Manufacturing Awards 2013

Honeywell Experion® PKS Clinches Award for Best DCS Based on Innovation and Customer Focus SINGAPORE – Honeywell (NYSE: HON) was named the Best Control Systems Provider at the 2013 Asian Manufacturing Awards (AMA) held here. Honeywell’s Experion® Process Knowledge System (PKS) emerged the winner against other major distributed control systems (DCS) nominated for the award. Judges...

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Touchtech & Zytronic Offerings Provide Framework for Next Generation Touchscreen Products

Ultra-large multi-touch sensing hardware now compatible with Touchtech Lima software Zytronic's multi-touch MPCT™ touch sensing solution is now fully compatible with Touchtech Lima, an interactive software solution developed by Touchtech. This combination provides a foundation for companies to develop stunning, large format touchscreens with the resilience essential for public use applications....

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BTU International to Exhibit the PYRAMAX(TM) 100A at ENOVA PARIS
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BTU International to Exhibit the PYRAMAX(TM) 100A at ENOVA PARIS

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass. – BTU International, Inc., announces that it will exhibit the PYRAMAX 100A™ at ENOVA PARIS, scheduled to take place October 8-10, 2013 at the Paris expo Porte de Versailles. BTU will exhibit in Booth #L75 together with Europlacer. PYRAMAX reflow ovens set the industry standard for thermal performance, providing electronics manufacturers with the highest throughput and...

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