Process Indicators handle hazardous/severe environments.
Indicators

Process Indicators handle hazardous/severe environments.

Analog Series MLA and digital Series MLD loop-powered indicators, housed in NEMA 4x case, mount on 2 in. horizontal or vertical pipe. Wall mounting is optional. They monitor 4-20 mA process inputs from 2-wire transmitters and provide real-time indication of parameters such as flow, pressure, temperature, or liquid-level. Units are explosion-proof for Class I, Division 1, Groups A, B, C, D:...

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Metal Sheet Positioner suits limited space applications.
Positioners

Metal Sheet Positioner suits limited space applications.

Series PDK Crowder absorbs high impact forces and is suited for pushing sheet metal panels into location for precise positioning. Available in 50, 80, 100, 125, 160, and 200 mm stroke lengths, unit is powered by an ISO/VDMA cylinder with adjustable cushions and magnetic piston. Built-in rod compliance eliminates side loads on piston rod. Tool plate, guide bar, and bearings deflect .06 in. under...

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Positioners

Linear Ball-Screw Stage suits laser-machining applications.

Model ATS1000 incorporates rigid base, brushless servomotor, precision-ground ball screw, and sealed linear-motion guide bearings with integral wipers. Tabletop utilizes stainless steel helicoil inserts to protect mounting holes against thread wear. Full bellows and hardcover waycovers are available. Optional air-purge fitting allows air to be forced into body of stage, creating positive pressure...

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Pig Tracking System handles offshore applications.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Pig Tracking System handles offshore applications.

Pig Tracking System consists of transmitter, tracking sensors, and standard batteries. Pipeline inspection transmitters handle 2-72 in. pipe diameters. User installs transmitters inside pig, launches pig, and waits for signal from either pig tracking sensors or optional wand. Transmitters are pressure and temperature resistant and water tight. Self-contained sensors are non-intrusive and can 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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Linear Axis achieves high travel speeds.
Motors

Linear Axis achieves high travel speeds.

Available in lengths up to 2,500 mm with dynamic load capacities up to 32,490 N, Compact Modules CKL offer travel speeds of up to 5 m/s. Unit combines zero-maintenance linear motor, ball rail systems with lubricant reservoir, linear measuring system, and carriages into one module. Profiled aluminum frame contribute to module's running properties and positioning accuracy. Product is also offered...

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Transfer System can carry pallets up to 250 kg.
Conveyors

Transfer System can carry pallets up to 250 kg.

The TS 4plus modular transfer system has low profile design for use in wide conveying applications. System includes steel chain guides with low-friction accumulation roller chain and polyethylene gliders to ensure quiet conveying and low wear. Shock absorbers reduce impact noise to

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Hydraulic Pullers offer 5-100 ton capacity.
Pullers

Hydraulic Pullers offer 5-100 ton capacity.

Hydraulic Pullers feature .5-8 in. spread and 6 in. reach. Safety Cage® design controls jaws to clamp securely in any position. It prevents jaws from slipping off work surface and holds puller in position until entire hydraulic pulling process is complete. By turning T-handle, opening, closing, aligning and locking jaws is all automatic. Two and three jaw models are available with electric,...

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Pullers

Hydraulic Lift Cart stores/transports hydraulic pullers.

Offered with welded steel construction, PH-3050 stores and transports hydraulic pullers and accessories. Unit incorporates removable push handle, pump handle that rotates 360° degrees forward and reverse, self-leveling hydraulic height adjustment, and 6 and 12 in. extenders. All casters swivel for movement in all directions, while forward, reverse, and side-to-side fine tilt adjustment...

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Material Transfer System controls material flow.
Machinery

Material Transfer System controls material flow.

Controlled Flow Material Transfer System is comprised of two major components: hood and spoon. In hood section, material from discharge belt is collected and concentrated. Material moving through chute is directed onto spoon, where it is softly and uniformly positioned on receiving belt. Regardless of existing belt configurations, material volume, velocity, and direction are fully controlled....

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Multi-Axis Stage has advanced positioning technology (APT).
Positioners

Multi-Axis Stage has advanced positioning technology (APT).

Model 17 APT 600 open-ended positioning system consists of one 6-axis stage that uses guided alignment linkage pin (GALPin(TM)) for multi-axis positioning. Stage uses modular, interchangeable manual differential or stepper-motor actuators on all axes. Axes may be equipped with internal piezoelectric actuators to provide linear resolutions of 1 nm and angular resolution of 0.1 arc sec. Control...

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