Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

OSI Systems Receives Approximately $3 Million Contract to Provide Advanced Inspection Systems at a Middle East International Airport

HAWTHORNE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIS), a vertically-integrated provider of specialized electronic products for critical applications in the Security and Healthcare industries, today announced that its security division, Rapiscan Systems, was awarded a contract for approximately $3 million to provide state of the art baggage, parcel and checkpoint inspection systems...

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BAADER Displays their Sizing and Separation Processing Solutions at Process EXPO 2011
Scales

BAADER Displays their Sizing and Separation Processing Solutions at Process EXPO 2011

Kansas City, KS -- BAADER North America Corporation and its daughter company, BAADER-Johnson are pleased to present a complete line of Separators and Sizing Solutions at Process Expo 2011. The Separator line of machinery separates solid from soft components helping the processor to obtain more yield from their product. This gentle form of separation guarantees better texture, higher protein...

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Miniature Linear Positioner suits space-restricted applications.
Positioners

Miniature Linear Positioner suits space-restricted applications.

Measuring 75 or 90 x 45 x 25 mm, screw-driven MX45S is designed with anti-cage creep cross roller bearings and lets users position up to 15.4 lb of normal load on 5, 15, and 25 mm standard travel lengths. Products can be supplied with leadscrew or ballscrew, which are respectively capable of producing 40 N thrust at linear velocities of 20 and 30 mm/s. Applications include biomedical imaging,...

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Medical Trays

MacPherson Medical's Novel Thermoplastic Surgical Tray Is New Approach to Instrument Set-Up

Solvay's Radel® PPSU Provides Strength, Formability, and Autoclavability in Easy-to-Use, Time-Saving Tray Solution ALPHARETTA, Ga. - MacPherson Medical Inc., an emerging company based in Acton, Mass., has launched a novel multi-purpose surgical instrument tray that is designed to eliminate unnecessary prep time in the operating room. Made of Radel® polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) resin from...

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Universal Fixture facilitates dimensional measurement inspection.
Linear Motion Slides

Universal Fixture facilitates dimensional measurement inspection.

Vision Slide® is suited for locating part or fixtured parts on CMM, CNC, or multi-sensor vision systems used for manual and/or automatic dimensional measurement. Solution ensures part is secure against working surfaces by using shielded concentrated earth magnets, which facilitates locating part precisely and repeatably on machine staging surface. Adjustable slide scale in X and Y axes lets...

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Motorized Linear Rail System saves space with fold-over design.
Guide Rails

Motorized Linear Rail System saves space with fold-over design.

Allowing small-footprint linear actuator system for precision motion applications, Kerk® RGS/RGW linear rail platform features 180° folded-over motorized design. It contains all components needed for complete motion subassembly, including stepper motor, belt and pulley, precision lead screw, bearing supports, and rail with load carriage. Standard drive ratios available from motor to...

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Slide Hammer Pull Adapter aids auto body repair technicians.

Slide Hammer Pull Adapter aids auto body repair technicians.

Designed with Â-¾-14 threads to accommodate most professional quality slide hammers with self-tightening pull clamp, Model CL0199SH features conical base that is compatible with many clamps from other manufacturers in addition to Porter-Ferguson clamps. USA-made adapter gives auto body repair technicians more precise control over pulling operations that is possible with standard tightening...

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Testers

Varian Medical Systems Books $88 Million Order to Equip Proton Treatment Center

PALO ALTO, Calif., -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has booked an $88 million order to provide its ProBeam system for the Scripps Proton Therapy Center being developed in San Diego through collaboration between Scripps Health, Scripps Clinic Medical Group and Advanced Particle Therapy, of Nevada. The equipment order for the five room center that will be operated by Scripps...

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Medical Needles

Prostate Imaging and Biopsy System Incorporates Insert Molded Thermoplastic Needle Guide

High-Precision, Tight-Tolerance Part is Constructed of ABS and Stainless Steel Tubes ST. LOUIS, Mo., - Envisioneering Medical Technologies, a leading developer and manufacturer of diagnostic and treatment guidance systems for the healthcare industry, has introduced the new TargetScan Touch® System for prostate imaging and biopsy. The innovative technology features a dual-channel prostate...

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Imaging Equipment

Major Diagnostic Breakthrough in Multiple Sclerosis Achieved with Advanced FONAR UPRIGHT® MRI

MELVILLE, N.Y. - In a newly published paper, medical researchers at FONAR Corporation (NASDAQ-FONR) report a diagnostic breakthrough in multiple sclerosis (MS), based on observations made possible by the company's unique FONAR UPRIGHT® Multi-Position(TM) MRI. The findings reveal that the cause of multiple sclerosis may be biomechanical and related to earlier trauma to the neck, which can...

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