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Miscellaneous Controls

Fujitsu Announces World's First High-End Controller with APIX2 Interface for Automotive Applications

Virtual dashboards, car navigation and camera-based driver assistance from a single chip Langen, Germany - Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe announces the new graphics SoC (System-on-Chip) for next-generation high-end automotive graphics applications - the first SoC in the world with integrated APIXÂ-®2 interface. MB86R12 'Emerald-P' will be produced to automotive quality grade (AEC-Q100) and is a...

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Energy Efficiency, Reliability, and Productivity with Three-Pronged Integration

The Siemens Drive Technologies Division will be using this year's Hanover Fair as a platform to showcase the considerable progress made in its strategic three-pronged integration approach. We are creating a seamless drive train, integrating it into the Siemens automation world Totally Integrated Automation, and tying this into the relevant customer application. This allows us to offer our...

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Digital Controller accommodates of 0-10 V devices.
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Digital Controller accommodates of 0-10 V devices.

Intended for control of 0-10 V devices, 1002 - PhidgetAnalog 4-Output can produce -10 to +10 V at up to 20 mA on any or all of its 4 channels. Output voltage resolution is 4.8 mV (12 bit), and respective output impedance values with channel enabled and not enabled are 0.5 and 4k ohms. Along with capacitive load stability of 4,000 pF, characteristics include 4.5-5.25 Vdc USB voltage range, 300 mA...

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CNC Retrofit Package promotes productivity, efficiency.
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CNC Retrofit Package promotes productivity, efficiency.

Available for 3-axis milling or true 2-axis turning machines, Sinumerik 802D sl retrofit package is based on Sinumerik 802D sl operator panel-based control system, which combines NC, PLC, and HMI in one maintenance-free unit. CNC machine tool retrofit package has 10.4 in. color TFT display, graphical support for machining cycles and simulation, USB interface, and remote diagnostic capabilities....

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Safety and Control System offers half-byte mapping feature.
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Safety and Control System offers half-byte mapping feature.

Along with PROFINET interface, PSSuniversal features half byte mapping, which facilitates orientation within system. Integrated standard automation lends to safety, while software accelerates commissioning. There is an absence of feedback between standard and safety, and safety settings for each device are made at single point. Based on modular structure, system minimizes planning and management...

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System for Welding Cylinders

A manufacturer of steel cylinders for fire suppression systems wanted to move from using heavy wall pipe cut to length with end caps welded on both ends. They wanted a new manufacturing line of equipment to produce tanks from raw plate which is rolled, seam welded, end cap welded and then x-ray tested with an output of (5) 24 diameter full length tanks per hour. The pressure cylinders range in...

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Lifting Magnet Controller extends equipment life, duty cycles.
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Lifting Magnet Controller extends equipment life, duty cycles.

Suited for use on all makes and models of mobile cranes in recycling and steel mill material handling applications, e-mag protects against magnet system power spikes. DC generator-based controller employs closed-loop circuit that responds to generator's demand for power and matches output to demand. Thusly minimizing maintenance and premature failures, e-mag is available for generators from 5-50...

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Press Control Systems feature vacuum and blow pumps.

PVBS 3 control systems and decentralized modules use compressed air-driven technology that enables recovery of up to 75% of energy used to power units. Decentralized system, which includes regulators for each unit on vacuum and blow pump module, enables printer to set pump values so they fit actual print job. Able to be fitted beneath press or catwalk, system is monitored via touchscreen operator...

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Thayer Scale Offers the Bridge Breaker-® Controller
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Thayer Scale Offers the Bridge Breaker-® Controller

Self-Contained Unit Capable of Controlling Various Devices Pembroke, MA -- Thayer Scale, a pioneering developer of continuous weighing and feeding equipment, offers the Bridge BreakerÂ-® Controller (BBC), a self-contained unit capable of operating a variety of Flow Aid devices (FADs) for the purpose of insuring material flows freely thru a hopper, bin or silo even at variable flow rates. It...

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ABB to Supply Integrated Control Solution for Supercritical Power Plant in India
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ABB to Supply Integrated Control Solution for Supercritical Power Plant in India

Integrated control based on System 800xA and instrumentation to ensure high levels of plant efficiency and availability Zurich, Switzerland - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order from National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), India's largest power company, to supply an integrated control and instrumentation solution for the 2x660 megawatt (MW) super thermal...

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Solder Redefined

Indium Corporation has developed a new twist on traditional solder by developing a composite with a reinforced matrix internal structure. The result is a solder with increased strength and reliability. Check out this video to learn more about the mechanics behind the groundbreaking technology.

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