Power/mation Now Distributing Festo Products in the Upper Midwest
Automation Systems

Power/mation Now Distributing Festo Products in the Upper Midwest

Power/mation’s customers in Minnesota and the Dakotas are introduced first to Festo pneumatic automation solutions. ISLANDIA, N.Y. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 06, 2018 Festo announced that Power/mation, St. Paul, Minnesota, has become its newest distribution partner. Power/mation, a value-added solutions provider with deep roots in the power transmission industry, has warehouses and sales offices in...

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New ISL784x4 Half-Bridge Drivers Come with Independent Source and Sink MOSFET Gate Driver Pins
Motor Controllers and Drives

New ISL784x4 Half-Bridge Drivers Come with Independent Source and Sink MOSFET Gate Driver Pins

The ISL784x4 Family Half-Bridge Drivers consist of ISL78424, ISL78444 and ISL78434 devices. The units are suitable for 12V-24V bidirectional DC/DC converters and high current buck or boost applications. The devices feature a 3A sourcing and 4A sinking output current and tri-level PWM input. The drivers are offered with on-chip 3Ω bootstrap FET switch, adaptive dead time control and programmable...

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VadaTech Introduces VPX551 FPGA Module with Tier 2 Platform Health Management/Monitoring Capability
Modules

VadaTech Introduces VPX551 FPGA Module with Tier 2 Platform Health Management/Monitoring Capability

The VPX551 FPGA Compute Module is designed for signal processing and beamforming applications. The product offers dual Kintex UltraScale™ XCKU115 FPGAs with over 1,400K logic cells each. The unit interfaces directly to rear I/O via SERDES, LVDS and fiber. The modules can be connected by four SERDES lanes for high speed communication and load sharing. The VPX551 features an on-board management...

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Latest PowerFlex 755T Drives from Rockwell Automation Come with Active Front-End Technology
Motor Controllers and Drives

Latest PowerFlex 755T Drives from Rockwell Automation Come with Active Front-End Technology

The PowerFlex 755T AC Drives are available for applications ranging from 7.5 to 4,500 kW. The units now come with patented TotalFORCE technology, which allows the drives to monitor machine characteristics that can be changed over time and automatically compensate for changes. The adaptive tuning feature of the units uses up to four automatic tracking notch filters for blocking resonance and...

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New SX-SDMAC Wireless Driver Supports SPI/UART Interface
Modules

New SX-SDMAC Wireless Driver Supports SPI/UART Interface

The SX-SDMAC Smart-Ready SDIO Module comes with onboard antenna and U.FL connector add-on. The SX-SDMAC provides am integration of WLAN and Bluetooth low energy technology that support 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2 + HS. The product is available as single or dual-band 802.11n module. The driver module is based on QCA4004 SoC and is built into the i.MX RT SDK. It provides...

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New Positioning Systems from Pepperl+Fuchs Are SIL 3/PLe Compliant
Positioners

New Positioning Systems from Pepperl+Fuchs Are SIL 3/PLe Compliant

Pepperl+Fuchs’s new positioning systems are safe and highly efficient, but less costly. They feature a single sensor for positioning. It has new superimposed Data Matrix codes, red and blue. The 2-D reader is also equipped with red and blue LEDs. The two-color Data Matrix codes, work together with two-color LEDs on the reader as the security solution. The system works with a variety of...

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New CK3M-Series Programmable Multi-Axis Controller Offers Nanoscale Motion Control
Controls and Controllers

New CK3M-Series Programmable Multi-Axis Controller Offers Nanoscale Motion Control

The Omron’s CK3M-Series Programmable Multi-Axis Controller offers fully synchronized motion control with a virtual connection to motor or encoder via EtherCAT® and encoder communication protocols. The product's high-speed feedback control with output speeds of 50 µs/5 axes enable precise path control in precision machining. The controller is suitable for use in automotive and...

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Latest SP Series Valve Positioner Comes with Automatic Self-Calibration Feature
Valve Positioners

Latest SP Series Valve Positioner Comes with Automatic Self-Calibration Feature

The Bonomi SP Series Valve Positioners are embedded with a microprocessor for positioning a pneumatic valve actuator for continuous valve control during monitoring and recording operating data. The product is offered in a NEMA 4X (IP66) enclosure for use in harsh industrial environments. It offers a continuous valve position control and comes with optional HART® communication and 4-20 mA input....

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New XR3 Six-Axis Drive Rack Offers Loop Closure Rates Up to 20 kHz
Motor Controllers and Drives

New XR3 Six-Axis Drive Rack Offers Loop Closure Rates Up to 20 kHz

The XR3 Six-Axis Drive Rack is offered with field replaceable 3U plug-in amplifiers that support linear and PWM amplifiers. The product is capable of controlling any combination of brushless, DC brush, or stepper motors at up to 320 VDC and 30 A peak current. The device comes with per-axis brake control logic, auxiliary encoder feedback, analog I/O expansion, 2 safe torque off sense inputs, 16...

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I.D. Systems, Inc. Introduces LV-Series Cargo-Tracking Suite and Lucy, an Interactive Interface
Interfaces

I.D. Systems, Inc. Introduces LV-Series Cargo-Tracking Suite and Lucy, an Interactive Interface

I.D. Systems, Inc. has introduced multiple new products to their line; the LV-Series and Lucy. The LV-Series is a cargo-tracking solution suite that includes the LV-100, LV-300, LV-500, LV-710 and LV-740. The asset tracking and freight visibility series addresses a gap in the supply chain with real-time updates and environmental sensors. They are driven by wireless sensor integration and visual...

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3Sixty Mission Critical Launches New Service Offering UPS as a Service As A Cost Effective Alternative to UPS Equipment Ownership
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3Sixty Mission Critical Launches New Service Offering UPS as a Service As A Cost Effective Alternative to UPS Equipment Ownership

At 3Sixty Mission Critical, we specialize in maintaining the performance and uptime of our customer's mission-critical applications. Our services are comprehensive and designed to take on the entire burden of maintenance. Our "UPS as a service" is just another example of how we develop out of the box solutions to help our customers operate more efficiently; see our video to earn more.

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