Automation Systems

Precise Measurement and Adjustment, No Problem!

betacontrol mess- und regeltechnik equips new automatic die system from maku ag with precise measuring technology. (Freudenberg)-betacontrol GmbH und Co. KG has recently contributed to the development of an innovative die automation system for film and sheet extrusion. As cooperating partner of maku ag (Buochs Switzerland), betacontrol and its gauge measuring systems have significantly...

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Controls and Controllers

Emerson to Retrofit Controls for Dual-Fuel, GE Frame 7E Turbine with Dry Low NOx Combustion at MMWEC's Stony Brook Power Plant

Project will improve operator interface, reporting, alarming and diagnostics capabilities at combined-cycle plant PITTSBURGH (October 12, 2010) - Emerson Process Management's Innovative Control Systems (ICS) will replace legacy controls on a GE Frame 7E gas turbine at Massachusetts Municipal Wholesale Electric Company's (MMWEC) Stony Brook Intermediate Unit. ICS recently became part of Emerson's...

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AC Drive targets OEM pump and fan applications.
Motor Controllers and Drives

AC Drive targets OEM pump and fan applications.

Ranging from 200-480 Vac/0.5-30 hp, Model ACS310 comes with 2 independent PID controllers for regulating pressure, flow, or other quantities on basis of need. Pump and fan control switches auxiliary pumps on and off as required by capacity changes, while auto-change function alternates between pumps to keep duty times equal. For pump protection, variable frequency drive uses Pipe Fill control...

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Desktop Stepper Controller supports 1-4 axes.
Controls and Controllers

Desktop Stepper Controller supports 1-4 axes.

Supplied with drives, power supply, I/O, enclosure, and software, 1-4 axis Model iMC-P1 features eight 24 Vdc inputs and eight 24 Vdc outputs, as well as Start, Stop, and Reset buttons. Step size function can be changed via dip switches, from full to half to micro-step. Able to perform linear and circular interpolation, controller is suited for pick-and-place, dispensing, assembly, testing,...

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Remote Monitoring System offers real-time visibility.
Alarms

Remote Monitoring System offers real-time visibility.

Powered from 24-48 Vdc, TELSEC® MINI can monitor up to 6 universal inputs including temperature, humidity, commercial power fail, DC plant alarms, HVAC failures, fire/smoke, and intrusion. Universal inputs accept digital contacts or any 0-5 Vdc or 4-20 mA sensors. Suited for cabinets, OTNs, shelters, small remote sites, and data switching and computer centers, monitor provides SNMP traps,...

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Ruggedized XMC Module supports 8 I/O channels.
Modules

Ruggedized XMC Module supports 8 I/O channels.

Model XPort9100 supports eight +28 V general purpose I/O channels, each configurable as either input or output. Each I/O signal is optically isolated, while every input channel can be configured to generate interrupt, and each output channel is capable of pulse-width modulation. Conduction-cooled product is suited for use in avionics, as well as ground vehicle and ship-board applications.

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Network / Communications Monitors

Major 3G Operator in South Asia Adds 3G Solutions to Their RADCOM Deployment

Customer Satisfaction Leading to Repeat Business TEL AVIV, Israel, -- RADCOM Ltd. (NASDAQ: RDCM) a leading network service assurance provider, today announced that a Tier 1 operator in South Asia is expanding their deployment of RADCOM equipment, adding 3G monitoring to their current implementation. This major operator is now expanding their network to provide GPRS/UMTS mobile data services,...

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Controls and Controllers

Xilinx Expands Secure Mobility and Ruggedized Performance Offering with Next Generation of Defense-Grade Families

Spartan-6Q Family Delivers Most Secure FPGA Solution for Low-Power Applications as Virtex-6Q Family Targets High-performance, Computationally Intensive Designs SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc., (Nasdaq: XLNX) today announced the Spartan®-6Q family and Virtex®-6Q family, its newest generation of field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) qualified for meeting the rigorous requirements of the...

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Asylum Research Introduces the New NanoRack(TM) Sample Stretching Stage for MFP-3D(TM) Atomic Force Microscopes
Microscope Components

Asylum Research Introduces the New NanoRack(TM) Sample Stretching Stage for MFP-3D(TM) Atomic Force Microscopes

(Santa Barbara, CA): Asylum Research, the technology leader in Scanning Probe and Atomic Force Microscopy (SPM/AFM) has announced the new NanoRack(TM) Sample Stretching Stage Accessory for its MFP-3D(TM) AFMs. This high-strain, high-travel manual stretching stage provides two axis stress control of tensile loaded samples under different loads. Automatic load cell calibration provides integrated...

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Hardware/Software Interface connects light and SEMs.
Miscellaneous Software

Hardware/Software Interface connects light and SEMs.

Comprising transferable specimen holder and software module, Shuttle and Find Interface for correlative light and electron microscopy enables users to recall regions of interest in fixed specimens in electron microscope that were previously identified in light microscope and vice versa. Process allows for rapid and precise overlay of light and electron microscope images, high-resolution...

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