Material Handling & Storage

DM01 Linear Guides Featuring Higher Bending Stiffness
Guides

DM01 Linear Guides Featuring Higher Bending Stiffness

LinMot will complement the product group of linear guides with the newly designed DM01 series starting in 2020. This is a complete drive solution consisting of a linear guide and permanently integrated LinMot stators. Depending on the requirements in terms of stroke length and power requirement, LinMot offers more than 20 variants within the DM01 product family. This gives the user a wide range...

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Seward's New Autoclavable Stomacher® Bag can Reduce Plastic Waste in Food Microbiology Testing Processes by up to 50%
Material Handling and Storage Bags

Seward's New Autoclavable Stomacher® Bag can Reduce Plastic Waste in Food Microbiology Testing Processes by up to 50%

Worthing, UK (June 24, 2021) – Seward, the world leaders in sample preparation for microbiological analyses, has launched the first paddle blender bag that can also be autoclaved. By avoiding the need for double-bagging, trials have shown that the new bags can reduce the amount of plastic waste by 50%, as well as saving time and cost. Seward developed the bag in response to a request by a...

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Union Process Engineered Products Play Key Role in Overcoming Supply Chain Interruptions
Tanks

Union Process Engineered Products Play Key Role in Overcoming Supply Chain Interruptions

Akron, Ohio, June 16, 2021--Industries all over the world have experienced supply chain interruptions and raw material shortages resulting from COVID-19 shutdowns and other factors. These disruptions have provided insight into just how fragile manufacturing processes can be and the importance of keeping strict controls in place to help reduce or eliminate the loss of costly and scarce raw...

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Low Profile XY Brushless Linear Motor Positioning Stage
Positioners

Low Profile XY Brushless Linear Motor Positioning Stage

Santa Clarita, CA -- The SRS-004-006/004-003-01-XY is a low profile XY single rail positioning stage that uses brushless linear motors to generate a continuous/peak force of 6.2 lbs [27.8 N]/18.7 lbs [83.3 N] (bottom axis), 3.1 lbs [13.8 N]/9.4 lbs [41.8 N] (top axis), with a total stroke length of 4.3 in [109 mm] (bottom axis), 4.3 in [109 mm] (top axis). The top axis is able to directly mount...

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Elevated Conveyor Conserves Critical Floor Space
Conveyors

Elevated Conveyor Conserves Critical Floor Space

…Protecting production headroom in the process. Multi-Conveyor (Winneconne, WI) – recently built a series of powered mild steel conveyors including a unique gravity conveyor to transport tall shaped plastic products. Products are robotically placed on a 5 feet high dual-lane conveyor where they index through a product forming process, then incline to an ultimate height of nearly 8 feet. The...

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Miniature Linear Stage on Mars Rover Helps Provide Precision Focus Control for SuperCam
Positioners

Miniature Linear Stage on Mars Rover Helps Provide Precision Focus Control for SuperCam

The tiny PI micropositioning stage on the Perseverance rover plays an important role in NASA’s mission to detect traces of former life on the RED planet. June 2021, Auburn, MA – Precision motion control and nano-positioning industry leader, PI, plays a key role in distance targeting of geological samples for testing by the Mars rover, Perseverance. Exacting control of the optical focus is...

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