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New Wave and Tidal Turbine Concept Promises Clean, Affordable Energy
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New Wave and Tidal Turbine Concept Promises Clean, Affordable Energy

Practically infinite reliability was the defining requirement when researchers wanted to run a TorqSense torque transducer under the sea as part of extensive trials of a green energy turbine. Dependable, affordable energy from tidal streams and ocean currents could soon be a reality, with scale models of the innovative Evopod demonstrating the viability of the oceans as an energy source....

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Torque Flange Measurement System has 0.05 accuracy class.
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Torque Flange Measurement System has 0.05 accuracy class.

Type 4550A KiTorq has bearing and slip-ring free design that consists of Type 455x KiTorq rotary torque measuring unit and Type 454x KiTorq stator torque evaluation unit. Both rotors and stators within system with same speed option may be used in any combination with one another. Stator automatically detects change in rotor and likewise sets required measurement parameters. Rotors capture torque...

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TorqSense Transducers Help to Guarantee Valve Actuator Performance
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TorqSense Transducers Help to Guarantee Valve Actuator Performance

Rotork Controls has established a global reputation for robust and reliable valve actuators, operating in some of the world's most demanding and critical applications. Thorough testing of the motors used in the actuators is one of the keys to this assured performance, with TorqSense transducers from Sensor Technology (www.torqsense.com) playing a vital role in the test process. Rotork is the...

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Low-Cost Draw Wire Sensors for a Measuring Range of up to 5m
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Low-Cost Draw Wire Sensors for a Measuring Range of up to 5m

The new wireSENSOR MK-88 extends the Micro-Epsilon portfolio of ultra-compact draw wire sensors. A low-cost alternative to the aluminium-based standard industrial range, the MK series excels in its compact design, its glass fibre reinforced plastic construction and its particularly low price for large quantities. The wireSENSOR MK88, in particular, offers an outstanding balance of sensor size and...

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PCB Piezotronics Announces Platinum Stock Product Program

Sensors with Lifetime Warranty and In-Stock Guarantee Depew, NY - PCB Piezotronics, Inc., a world leader in vibration, acoustic, pressure, force, and torque sensors, announces the introduction of the PCB Platinum Stock Product program. Building on a commitment to Total Customer Satisfaction the program offers PCB sensors and accessories with a lifetime warranty and an in-stock guarantee. The...

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Montalvo Upgrades for Mark Andy Presses Offer Many Benefits
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Montalvo Upgrades for Mark Andy Presses Offer Many Benefits

Gorham, Maine - The Montalvo Corporation, international specialists in industrial web control systems, has installed upgrades to Mark Andy 2200 presses that have provided many benefits for users, such as: o increased production o minimized waste o reduced set-up time o no time lost for upgrade installation o more machine flexibility -- ability to run a variety of products o easier for operators...

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Goodrich to Showcase Advanced Defense Technologies at DSEi

- State of the art intelligence gathering and exploitation technologies, precision navigation and actuation capabilities on show. CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) will showcase a range of advanced military technologies at the Defense and Security Equipment International show (DSEi), which takes place from September 13-16, 2011 at the ExCel Center in London. Highlights at the...

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ISSYS, Inc. Granted Dialysis and Urology Application Patent for Its Microfluidic Sensing Technology

YPSILANTI, MI - Integrated Sensing Systems, Inc. (ISSYS) announced that the U.S. Patent Office has granted it a utility patent (US 7,879,241) Method of Treating a Bodily Fluid" . Doug Sparks, Executive VP of ISSYS, stated that, "This patent describes a new set of application for its resonant microtube sensing technology such as mass flow, specific gravity and density measurements This patent...

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Baolab Uses Its NanoEMS Technology to Create Ultra-low Cost 3D Digital MEMS Compasses in CMOS

Barcelona, Spain - 5 July 2011. Until now, 3D Compasses have typically used non-standard technologies such as magneto-resistive materials or Hall-effect structures combined with magnetic field concentrators to detect the direction of the Earth's magnetic field. Baolab Microsystems is first to design a pure CMOS Lorentz force MEMS sensor and, as a result, its new 3D Digital NanoCompass(TM) matches...

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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards
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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards

Alan Manufacturing has a long history of developing innovative solutions for HVAC applications. With over 1,000 product designs under our belt, we have gained a reputation as the go-to source for HVAC dampers, hardware, duct supports, zone control systems, and much more. Adding to this extensive list of achievements we now announce the release of our new line of Fresh Air Intake products. Designed to meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards, they are the most robust and high-performance product of their kind. See our video to learn more.

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