Material Handling & Storage

Handling Equipment

Automation Feeders offer enhanced interface and control.

Automation feeders of SA Series utilize SSF feeder technology and architecture for diverse interface and control capabilities, including ASCII communication protocol, low-profile form-factor, and various modules for drop-in integration. Design and functionality enable custom machine integrators to utilize tape feeder technologies with integration flexibility and control options.

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BioChem Fludics Electric Rotary Valve feature optoelectronic position sensor.
Valves

BioChem Fludics Electric Rotary Valve feature optoelectronic position sensor.

Designed to work with aggressive and reactive fluids, Electric Rotary Valve allows the fluid entering the valve follow an inert flow path, with motion provided by an optional stepper motor, and an optoelectronic position sensor providing the rotor’s position to the control circuit. Chemically resistant, ERV features standard ¼”-28 UNF fluid port connections with stainless steel threaded...

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Miscellaneous Containers

Wire Containers in Closed Loop Shipping Strategy

Utilizing wire containers in the packaging, transportation and handling of your materials is an incredibly effective shipping strategy. When implementing a launch schedule restricted by a budget, suppliers will look to move the most product with the least amount of capital investment. Container right sizing and redesign options allow production facilities to achieve significant financial impact,...

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Handling Equipment

Crown Equipment Discusses Forklift Automation at Disruptive Technologies Conference

NEW BREMEN, Ohio – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, announced that Scott Andersen, general manager – technology business development at Crown, recently spoke on the topic of forklift automation at Deloitte’s Disruptive Technologies global training conference in Montreal on September 21.Â- Ã‚  Ryder Material Handling, part of...

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Trucks & Carts Buying Guide
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Trucks & Carts Buying Guide

There are actually many different types of trucks & carts that each have unique applications for material handling. In this buying guide, learn about what you should look for depending on your specific application.

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O-I Customer Launches Custom Bottle that, Literally, Rocks
Bottles

O-I Customer Launches Custom Bottle that, Literally, Rocks

Driven by a unique brand vision, Rocker Spirits, a micro-distillery based in Littleton, Colorado, decided to work with O-I to create a bottle that rocks, both literally and figuratively. Together, the teams created a one-of-a-kind design that conveys Rocker's distinctive identity at first glance. The design process, brought Duston Evans, Co-founder of Rocker Spirits to the O-I North America...

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Motorized Vertical Rotation Stage has 1.181 in. clear aperture.
Positioners

Motorized Vertical Rotation Stage has 1.181 in. clear aperture.

Offering 360° rotation, 4.587 x 3.150 in. AR59-AV employs 180:1 precision worm drive and deep grove ball bearings to provide ±0.001° resolution when microstepping. Table parallelism is < 50 µm, and 1.181 in. clear aperture allows for vacuum/electrical lines as well as optics. Replaceable with optical encoder for position verification, knob on motor shaft allows manual...

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Pegboard Bin Adapters support multiple bin sizes.
Hooks

Pegboard Bin Adapters support multiple bin sizes.

Designed to allow multiple hanging bin sizes to be installed on existing standard pegboard and slatwall systems, Pegboard Bin Adapters include Model 30111, which is 5 in. long with 30-lb weight capacity, and Model 30112, which is 10 ¾ in. long with 60-lb capacity. Welded steel construction provides secure hanging of Akro-Mils' AkroBins®, InSight® Bins, and Universal Hanging Bins....

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Automated Guided Vehicle Systems

General Dynamics Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Detects Threats to Ship Hulls and Structures

Using acoustic sonar and high-resolution imaging, Bluefin Robotics' H-AUV records a hull's condition and can identify potential threats to the ship while keeping divers safe. MONTEREY, Calif. - General Dynamics Mission Systems featured the Bluefin Robotics hovering-autonomous underwater vehicle (H-AUV) at OCEANS 2016 in Monterey, California.Â-  The Bluefin Robotics H-AUV locates,...

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Therapy Equipment

CIVCO Radiotherapy to Exhibit Patient-Centric Positioning & Motion Management Solutions at ASTRO 2016

CORALVILLE, Iowa - CIVCO Radiotherapy will exhibit their patient-centric positioning and motion management solutions in booth #10001 to attendees of the 58th Annual American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Meeting in Boston, September 25 – 28, 2016. The company's team of motion management experts will be in-booth to demonstrate solutions and focus on how to improve patient outcomes,...

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Mill Duty Cable Reel features linear spring motor.
Reels

Mill Duty Cable Reel features linear spring motor.

Designed for high-duty cycle material handling cranes, RhinoReel™ features flush-mounted torque adjustment screw on end of each motor, with side gauge so users can visually check how many pre-tension turns are on each linear coil spring. LED indicator on end of each motor shows if spring has lost tension for any reason. Linear spring is safe to handle and can be changed out without taking reel...

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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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