Oscilloscope Probe Positioners enable hands-free probing.
Positioners

Oscilloscope Probe Positioners enable hands-free probing.

Series N278xA oscilloscope probe positioners provide stable probe positioning for making measurements on PC boards and other devices that require hands-free probing. Models N2784A and N2785A utilize weight stabilization technique that applies constant pressure at probing point allowing probe tip to stay in position even when target board is bumping. N2786A is XY axis probe holder for...

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Dynamic Positioning System suits cranes and rack feeders.
Positioners

Dynamic Positioning System suits cranes and rack feeders.

Featuring adaptive software that learns movements and positioning of attached machine, posiTRax provides direct, plug-in solution to end-of-life systems that have been manufacturer-discontinued. Laser-based positioning system, suited for rail-bound vehicles/material handling systems, provides full closed-loop feedback for up to 4 axes. Positioning distance ranges from 250 mm to 240 m, with...

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Controls and Controllers

GE Oil & Gas Wins $70 Million StatoilHydro Contract, Heralding First Global Deployment of Subsea Controls System Powered by the VetcoGray SemStar5

HOUSTON--25 June 2009-- GE Oil & Gas, a world leading company in oil and gas advanced technology equipment and services, has been awarded a contract worth more than $70 million by StatoilHydro to upgrade a suite of subsea control systems for StatoilHydro's Tordis Vigdis Controls Modification (TVCM) project. The solution will incorporate GE's award-winning next-generation subsea electronics...

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Micropositioning System suits parallel kinematic systems.
Positioners

Micropositioning System suits parallel kinematic systems.

Driven by 6 LTA actuators, Hexapod 6-axis micropositioning system features anti-friction coated spherical joint design. Hexapod XPS electronic controller offers freely-definable virtual pivot point, instrument grade I/O, hardware-based input triggers, event triggers, high-speed data acquisition, TCP/IP communication, and integrated TCL programming language for on-board processes. Two...

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Laser Cutting Head suits 3D cutting of 0.5-6 mm thick metals.
Plasma / Flame / Laser Cutters and Cutting Machinery

Laser Cutting Head suits 3D cutting of 0.5-6 mm thick metals.

Engineered for 3D robotic cutting of metals using fiber-coupled lasers in harsh production environments, FiberCut compact, low moving mass head minimizes inertia transfer to robot support arm. All connections leading to head enter at right angle, including fiber, providing tight access to parts, cable routing and stress reduction on input fiber. Head works with all leading fiber-delivered laser...

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Fiber Optic Puller provides controlled force.
Handling Equipment

Fiber Optic Puller provides controlled force.

Used to install telecommunication cables over extended distances, Sidewinder can be used as end-puller or placed at mid-point. Trailer-mounted unit employs one 32 in. dia capstan to provide controlled force to pulling of rope or tape. Take-up drum, driven independently by hydraulic motor, has detachable side to facilitate rope/tape removal and can be declutched from drive. Adjustable from 0-1,100...

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FCI-Burndy® Products Now Offers Range of Implo(TM) Implosive Connector Products
Electrical Connectors

FCI-Burndy® Products Now Offers Range of Implo(TM) Implosive Connector Products

New product offerings include Jumper Terminals, Full Tension Joints, Dead End Joints, and Repair Sleeves FCI-BURNDY® Products, a leading manufacturer and provider of connector and tooling solutions to the industrial, telecom, and energy industries, has added to its portfolio of products for Transmission Interconnect applications with the introduction of a range of IMPLO(TM) implosive...

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Wellheads

GE Oil & Gas Wins $250 Million Contract from Petrobras to Supply 250 Subsea Wellhead Systems for Brazil Offshore Drilling Projects

Industry-Wide, Three-Year Frame Agreement Largest Ever Wellhead Contract Awarded to Date RIO DE JANIERO--08 June 2009-- GE Oil & Gas, a world leading company in oil and gas advanced technology equipment and services, announced today that its drilling & production business has been awarded a three-year frame agreement valued at more than $250 million to supply 250 VetcoGray subsea wellhead systems...

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Micro Positioning Stage measures 1.1 in. across.
Positioners

Micro Positioning Stage measures 1.1 in. across.

Self contained Microstage 28(TM) incorporates preloaded linear rail, precision anti-backlash rolled leadscrew, high performance coupling, and motor mounting provisions. It mates with NEMA size 11 motors and offers travel lengths from 10-205 mm. Multi-axis configurations, such as XY, XZ, and XYZ are available with standard series of mounting brackets. Customizable unit suits medical, lab...

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