Vaisala has signed a contract with a long standing customer for upper air observation products. The value of the contract is 6.7 million euros. The deliveries start in November 2011 and end in 2013. Radiosondes are meteorological devices that are used to measure pressure, temperature, humidity, wind speed and direction in the upper atmosphere. The radiosonde reaches an altitude of up to 30...Read More »
ULVAC Introduces Multi Ionization Gauge 'SH2', Spectroscopic Ellipsometer 'UNECS-3000A' and Pendulum Valves 'VFR-400' and 'VFR-500'
Chigasaki, Japan - ULVAC, Inc. introduces the SM2", a transducer type multi ionization gauge which can connect gauge heads with different measurement ranges. ULVAC also releases, the "UNECS-3000A", an automatic high-speed spectroscopic ellipsometer which can measure the thickness of a thin film, as well as, optical constant. Finally, ULVAC announces the launch of the "VFR-400" and "VFR-500",...Read More »
Capable of high-speed production monitoring of up to 200 parts/hr, ADCOLE 1310 measures 10 or more parameters, including radius, profile, taper, crown, timing angle, diameter, velocity, acceleration, run-out, roundness, and concentricity. End-of-line gauge provides 0.1 micron resolution per data point. Incorporating Eurocard PCB format with diagnostic test points in front, gauge comes equipped...Read More »
Nippon Steel, Oita plate mill, Japan, has placed an order for a Shapeline flatness measurement system with the Japanese trading house Mitsui. The laser based platform system will measure flatness and shape in Nippon Steel's 5.5 m- wide steel plate shearing line at the Oita plate mill. The start-up of the system is planned for the spring 2012 and will be the first Shapeline system installed at a...Read More »
Designing a cast or forged component? What Industrial Designers Need to Know About ‘Design for Manufacturing' Before Reaching for a Pencil.
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For the first time, local road authorities now have access to a free online tool that allows them to evaluate their potential cost and community savings to using road weather information systems or road decision support systems. Developed and offered by Vaisala, the RoadDSS Value Calculator asks 12 questions about road maintenance operations. Once the user has input infrastructure and cost...Read More »
Able to be programmed for multiple parts and re-programmed in minutes, Equator(TM) enables high-speed comparative gaging for inspection of high-volume manufactured parts. Software-programmable solution can switch between different parts in seconds, and repeatable gaging technology utilizes comparison of production parts to reference master part. Re-mastering is as quick as measuring production...Read More »
ForceMeter strain gauge is designed to sense force of fluid in flow stream. It has 2-line display for showing flow rate and total measurements, and also features no-friction moving parts and all-welded construction. Suitable for water, compressed air, and super-heat saturated steam applications, unit is HART-compliant and FM approved for use in hazardous locations.Read More »
Ideal for Highly Viscous (Heavy) Oil Requiring Thermal Stimulation Hemet, CA - Upstream oil/gas engineers will find McCrometer's precision V-ConeÃ‚® Steam-Injection Flow Meter supports enhanced oil recovery (EOR) technologies that produce heavy oil from demanding environments, such as shallow oil sands deposits and other challenging formations. Featuring unique differential pressure (dP)...Read More »
Equator Could Reduce Waiting Time to Zero, It Can Gauge Difficult Features and the Price is Very Competitive
Eponsa, a manufacturer of automotive components located near Barcelona, Spain, has purchased a versatile and innovative shop-floor comparative gauge, the new Renishaw Equator, to check the quality of stamped parts and assemblies. This will reduce non-productive waiting times to a fraction of the time taken now, while maintaining the high quality and manufacturing efficiencies that are critical...Read More »
Cleveland - Lincoln Electric has introduced an extensive line of wire delivery and automation accessories for dispensing and transporting welding wire from the bulk package to the wire feeder and for robotic welding cell support. The product offering includes over 450 items in the following categories: o Hoods and Accessories for Drums and Boxes o Mechanical Turntable and Accessories for Drums o...Read More »
Neagle Choice has long been known as a quality source for commercial sewing, printing, die cutting, and the manufacturing of a wide range of custom products. Enhancing our service capabilities has been the key to our success, and has driven our growth into many new and exciting markets. Continuing on this trajectory, we now offer precision laser cutting and etching, adding to our long line of manufacturing services. See our video to learn all about it.Read More »