Electrical Regulators

Linear Regulators feature auto low-power mode.

Comprised of 200 mA LDOs, TPS727xx series employs auto low-power mode that combines quiescent current of less than 8 Â-µA with transient response of ±50 mV while maintaining low noise (32 µVRMS) and high power supply rejection ratio (PSRR) of 70dB @ 1 kHz. LDOs automatically switch to and from low power depending on load current, and auto low-power mode also eliminates need for...

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Controls and Controllers

Biometric Keypad features indoor/outdoor design.

With touch of finger, users can integrate BioReader Keypad with most alarm panels with keyswitch or use it for standalone alarm and garage door access control. Once users are enrolled, finger allows entry into residential and commercial properties. Audible and visual indicators alert users of armed status, while 3-way live finger detection verification thwarts use by imposters. Made with durable...

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Data Acquisition Systems

XP-8000: Standard Windows XP Embedded 2009 Controllers

XP-8000 series is a family of embedded personal computers designed specifically for industrial control. They bring the familiarity and power of the Windows operating system and allow development of advanced applications for industrial environments. Windows Embedded Standard 2009 has the same Win32 API as Windows XP Professional so almost every desktop program can be easily ported to XP-8000...

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Automation Systems

ABB cpmPlus Smart Client Now Available as an Automation Sentinel Upgrade

Software program subscribers receive versatile thin client for 800xA at no additional cost Baden, Switzerland, September 24, 2009 -ABB announced today that its IndustrialIT cpmPlus Smart Client is now available as an included upgrade for System 800xA Automation Sentinel software management program subscribers that have the history option in their Automation Sentinel contract. This upgrade will be...

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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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Residential Wall Box Sensors Named Among 100 Best New Products
Controls and Controllers

Residential Wall Box Sensors Named Among 100 Best New Products

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (Sept. 25, 2009) - Legrand/Pass & Seymour, a leading provider of electrical wiring devices and home systems, has been recognized by Professional Builder magazine for producing one of the 100 Best New Products for 2009, an award which recognizes the most significant products introduced each year. The Residential Wall Box Sensors, vacancy- and occupancy-based lighting controls,...

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Compensators

ABB Wins $30 Million Power Order in Canada

Solution to enhance grid stability and efficiency, improving reliability and quality of power Zurich, Switzerland, Sept. 29, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $30 million from Hydro One Network Inc., one of Canada's leading power utilities, to provide a turnkey static Var compensator (SVC) solution for a substation serving the Toronto area. ABB...

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Beckhoff Releases Control Panels for Simple VersaView(TM) Drop-in Replacement
Computers

Beckhoff Releases Control Panels for Simple VersaView(TM) Drop-in Replacement

Modified enclosures permit quick replacement of VersaView panels with robust and reliable Beckhoff Control Panels MINNEAPOLIS, September 22, 2009 - In order to provide a low cost and reliable alternative for VersaView(TM) panels, Beckhoff Automation now offers Control Panels for quick replacement of 12 and 15" VersaView displays. Beckhoff has designed variants of CP6xxx series Control Panels and...

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Multiaxis Manipulator suits 3D target positioning/alignment.
Positioners

Multiaxis Manipulator suits 3D target positioning/alignment.

Multiaxis manipulator is modular assembly that utilizes Steinmeyer MT130 linear stage offering 50 mm stroke with flatness/straightness/repeatibility of ±1 micron, and maximum speed of 50 mm/sec. Unit also incorporates DT110 rotary stage with ±1 micron flatness of rotation, repeatability of ±0.002°, and speed of 200°/sec. Precision brackets connect stages to achieve...

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Stepping Motors and Drivers include built-in controller.
Motor Controllers and Drives

Stepping Motors and Drivers include built-in controller.

Offering output torque from 3.2-35 lb-in., CRK Series 5-Phase Stepping Motors come in standard and high-resolution versions with resolutions up to 0.00288°/step and 0.00144°/step, respectively. Built-in RS-485 compatible controller packages allow for up to 16 axes to be controlled from one RS-485 Master controller. Five network communications rates up to 115,000 bps can be selected....

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Viscosity/Temperature Control System is unaffected by vibration.
Controls and Controllers

Viscosity/Temperature Control System is unaffected by vibration.

Maintenance-free, ViscSense® viscosity control system is unaffected by flow and vibration and can measure low shear viscosities from 0-600 cps and temperatures to 220°F, depending upon material. Compatible with any PLC, it operates on 24 Vdc and provides 4-20 mA, RS232, and CANBUS outputs. Weighing 8 oz, unit features Â-½ NPT pipe connection, touch screen controller, and acoustic...

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Simple Connection MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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