Vacuum Pumps feature variable speed drive.
Motor Controllers and Drives

Vacuum Pumps feature variable speed drive.

Using variable speed drive, VFD Series Vacuum Pumps can be slowed down or sped up to match conveying requirements for each vacuum receiver station. By controlling speed, drive allows user to save energy and helps keep material undamaged during conveying process. In addition, drive allows for mixing of conveying line sizes, where long, intermediate and short runs can have different size tubing.

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Digital Weight Indicator offers over 20 setpoints and actions.
Controls and Controllers

Digital Weight Indicator offers over 20 setpoints and actions.

Housed in stainless steel enclosure with removable indicator face and overall depth of just over 4 in., 880 Performance Series is designed to mount within larger control panels and in DIN-rail applications. Modular programmable unit adapts to broad spectrum of technologies, whether they require USB, RS-232, or standard Ethernet connection. In addition to operating as standalone controller,...

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Switches

Rockwell Automation Expands Portfolio of Industrial Network-Infrastructure Products to Help Control and Network Engineers Design More Secure and Reliable Infrastructures

Switch portfolio now includes a services router, Network Address Translation, Power over Ethernet and expanded fiber capabilities MILWAUKEEÂ- – Rockwell Automation is expanding its Allen-Bradley Stratix family of industrial switches and routers, and announcing new wireless and security products designed to meet industrial networking requirements. Expansions include: Stratix 5700 managed...

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Controls and Controllers

ILC Dover Demonstrates Flood Mitigation Solution in Lower Manhattan on Sandy Anniversary

Collaborating with the MTA and other agencies to protect valuable infrastructure Â-  ILC Dover, developer and manufacturer of the Spacesuits used by NASA since man first walked on the moon as well as those in use outside the International Space Station today, conducted a demonstration of the Resilient Tunnel Plug (RTP) to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, the Secretary of Housing and Urban...

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Automation Systems

Tier 1 Automotive Supplier Selects Evana Automation to Supply Custom Automated Assembly System by February 2014

Efficient assembly, testing of ABS brake control modules at core of new system Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently received a contract from a Tier 1 automotive supplier to provide a custom automated assembly system that will...

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Modular Automation Solutions for Agricultural Machinery
Automation Systems

Modular Automation Solutions for Agricultural Machinery

B&R innovations at the 2013 Agritechnica in Hanover Agricultural machine manufacturers are under the same pressure as industrial machine manufacturers when it comes to implementing automated solutions and guaranteeing the safety of their machinery. Moreover, outdoor use presents its own unique challenges for mobile machines. In addition to presenting optimal solutions for meeting these...

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Controls and Controllers

GE Oil & Gas Boosts Local Content of Its Turbomachinery Products with Packaging and Testing Activities in Recife, Brazil

Packaging and Testing Activities in Port City of Recife Highlights GE's Growing Local Capabilities in Brazil and Commitment to Developing Technology Locally Facility to Initially Help GE Fulfill US$500 Million CessÃ-£o Onerosa Offshore Project Contract for Petrobras To Date, GE Oil Gas Has Invested US$282 Million in Brazil with Six Facilities and More than 2,000 Employees RIO DE JANEIRO —...

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Compact Power Connector Is Now V-Lock Compatible
Electric Wire, Cable and Cable Assemblies

Compact Power Connector Is Now V-Lock Compatible

SCHURTER'S popular KEA series provides simple and cost effective cord retaining solution Santa Rosa, California – SCHURTER is pleased to announce, that its compact KEA series power entry module, with 1- or 2-pole fuseholder, now mates with V-Lock cord sets. The KEA's new V-Lock compatible feature prevents unintended disconnection of the power from the equipment. Unlike wire bail or clamp...

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Is Your Hospital or Pharmacy Still Using a Penny in a Cup?
Controls and Controllers

Is Your Hospital or Pharmacy Still Using a Penny in a Cup?

CAS DataLoggers Makes You Fully Compliant with Joint Commission Guidelines CHESTERLAND OHÂ- – Is your healthcare organization still using the 'penny in a cup' method to monitor temperatures in your medical refrigerators and freezers? The Joint Commission has stated that this practice is now outdated and does not meet its standards—in fact, using this method your vaccines or samples could...

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Master Control Module delivers short move and settle time.
Controls and Controllers

Master Control Module delivers short move and settle time.

With 3Â- built-in universal drives (1–5 kW each), 20 kHz sampling rate, control algorithms, as well as incremental and absolute encoder interfaces, SPiiPlusCMhp/ba promotes optimal servo performance, minimal jitter, maximum smoothness, and multi-axis synchronization. As EtherCAT network Master, module controls and synchronizes up to 32 axes and thousands of I/O. EtherCAT open architecture...

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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money
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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money

Thanks to the unique SpinSelect™ Multi-Pocket selectable quick change tool holder, it's time to rethink the range, complexity and volume of parts that your lathe can produce. Our Spin-Select™ tool was created to increase productivity and consistency by decreasing downtime associated with lathe cutting tool and insert setups or changeovers. This product is a game-changer for the industry and we're pleased to show you why.

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