Controls and Controllers

Siemens Receives High Efficiency Gas Turbine Order for an IGCC Power Plant in the United States

Siemens Energy has been awarded a contract from Mississippi Power Company, a subsidiary of Southern Company, to supply two SGT6-PAC 5000F gas turbine packages. These gas turbines will be installed in a coal-fired integrated gasification combined-cycle (IGCC) power plant using Southern Company's proprietary TRIG(TM) gasification technology. Approximately 65 percent of CO2 emissions from the...

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Multi Fluid Multi Range Gives Flexibility and Cost Reduction
Controls and Controllers

Multi Fluid Multi Range Gives Flexibility and Cost Reduction

Digital Mass Flow Meters and Controllers for gases of Bronkhorst High-Tech's Select series offer greater flexibility for user selection of both flow ranges and gas types. As a result of their 'Multi Fluid Multi Range' feature in combination with a high rangeability (up to 187.5:1), equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are able to drastically reduce the variety of spare instruments they keep on stock...

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Controls and Controllers

Robot Controller features integrated PLC.

Combining AC500 PLC with IRC5 robot controller, integrated unit provides up to 3 local I/O boards plus bus communications for remote I/Os, offering single point of control for range of production cell functions, including grippers, feeders, and ancillary machines. All main communications standards, including DeviceNet, PROFIBUS DP, CANopen, and Modbus TCP are supported, as well as wireless...

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Computers

Honeywell Completes Critical Design Review for Three Components for Military GPS Satellites

PHOENIX, -- Honeywell (NYSE:HON) announced today that its On Board Computer (OBC), Reaction Wheel Assembly (RWA) and Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU), which are part of the United States Air Force (USAF) Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) III program built by Lockheed Martin, have successfully completed Critical Design Reviews (CDRs). "Achieving the CDR milestone demonstrates that the OBC, RWA and...

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A Guide to Quality Control of the SMT Process
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A Guide to Quality Control of the SMT Process

The printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing process begins with cutting-edge equipment capable of accurately picking and placing up to 40,000 components per hour. This innovative equipment keeps error rates extremely low, and those defects that do occur are quickly caught by sensitive laser and optical inspection equipment.

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Mechanical Lift Tables feature butcher block top.
Lifts

Mechanical Lift Tables feature butcher block top.

Available with capacities from 250-1,000 lb, Mechanical Scissor Lift Tables offer deck sizes from 24 x 36 in. to 36 x 96 in. and raised height up to 87 in. when installed on wheels. Wooden butcher block top is fastened to metal frame to prevent warping and provide ample support for load. Lifting operation is accomplished using acme screw-type lift or cable winch-type lift with worm gear drive....

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Embedded Servo Drives withstand use in harsh environments.
Motor Controllers and Drives

Embedded Servo Drives withstand use in harsh environments.

Designed to handle applications in outdoor, mobile, and other rugged environments, Advanced Motion Controls' AZX series can control brushed, brushless, or voice coil motors. These 3.35 oz plug-in modules, operating from -40 to +85°C, feature heat sink temperature shutdown at 115°F and full temperature range cycling under 2 min. Able to withstand shock and vibration, drives offer 10-80...

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Controls and Controllers

Microcontroller delivers real-time industrial connectivity.

Stellaris® LM3S9997 MCU is based on ARM® Cortex®-M3 controller core operating at up to 80 MHz, with 256 kB flash, 64 kB SRAM, 32-channel DMA, and ROM preloaded with StellarisWare Driver Library, Boot Loader, AES encryption LUTs, and cyclical redundancy check function. Offering real-time connectivity via diverse interface options, product also provides motion control features and...

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8-Bit Microcontroller provides 128 KB Flash memory. .
Controls and Controllers

8-Bit Microcontroller provides 128 KB Flash memory. .

Housed in 28-pin package, Model PIC18F47J13 features XLP technology for eXtreme Low Power consumption and mTouch(TM) capability for implementing capacitive touch sensing user interfaces. On-chip 12-bit ADC delivers accuracy required for advanced sensor, instrumentation, and measurement applications. With sleep currents down to 9 nA, MCU extends battery life in security systems, remote controls,...

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Modules

Bluetooth RF Module links sensor data chain to Web.

Based on TI's CC2560 Bluetooth core IC, PAN1315 measures 6.5 x 9 x 1.7 mm and accommodates PCB pad pitch of 1.3 mm and as little as 2 layers. Design is 100% pin-compatible with next-gen Bluetooth low energy devices, and facilitates connectivity between mobile devices and small button cell battery-powered devices to create data chain from sensors to Web. Host Controlled Interface (HCI) supports...

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FOR-A: IBC 2010 Press Preview
Controls and Controllers

FOR-A: IBC 2010 Press Preview

Stand 2.A51 RAI Amsterdam 10-14 September Chessington, UK, August 19, 2010 - FOR-A, a leading manufacturer of video and audio systems for the broadcast and professional video industries, is introducing new products that offer practical solutions for today's video professionals. These range from archiving file-based video to vision mixers and assistance for live 3D acquisition. At the show FOR-A...

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