Marposs Features in-Process Tool Monitoring System at Westec 2013
Auburn Hills, MI – Marposs Corp. will present its Artis CTM-V5 system with DDU-4 torque and feed force sensor for identifying tool breakage and worn tools at WESTEC 2013 in booth #1946. The DDU-4 sensor is suitable for monitoring drilling and threading (tapping or thread forming) processes, as well as forming processes such as stir friction welding, by means of axial force and torque...Read More »
Advancements in Robot Safety from B&R Monitor All Serial Robot Types in a Safety Application
By extending the safety function Safely Limited Speed at Tool Center Point (SLS at TCP), BR now makes it possible to monitor the full spectrum of serial robot types in a safety application.- This is a significant advancement of the function first introduced in 2011, which so far has already allowed safe monitoring of all joints on a 6-axis articulated arm robot. Configure custom kinematic chains...Read More »
On-Line Monitoring Systems track machine conditions.
Providing 24/7 monitoring, Multilog IMx Systems detect faults early and- integrate automatic recognition to correct existing or impending conditions. Depending on model, units incorporate 16, 32, or 64 analog signal inputs, configurable for variety of sensors to ascertain acceleration, velocity, and displacement. Individual warning and alarm levels controlled by machine speed or load can be set...Read More »
Orbcomm Wins 2013 Ctia E-Tech Award
Recognized for Innovation in M2M, Sensors, RFID & NFC Category Rochelle Park, NJ – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, today announced that its GT 1100, a self-powered M2M asset tracking and monitoring device, was named the winner in the M2M, Sensors, RFID, & NFC category of CTIA's 2013 Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards. The CTIA E-Tech Awards...Read More »
How to Choose the Right Adhesive Tape for Your Application
With a considerable number of adhesive materials, applications and methods, there are many options to consider when choosing an adhesive tape. As NADCO® is a leading manufacturer of custom tapes and labels; we took our years of experience to create this handy selection guide on choosing the right adhesive tape for your application.Read More »
Japanese Operator KDDI Partners with Telenor Connexion to Strengthen Its Global M2M Offering
Telenor Connexion - The deal with Telenor will enable KDDI's enterprise customers to deploy their telematics services overseas. KDDI, the 2nd largest telecom operator in Japan, is teaming up with the leading connectivity enabler Telenor Connexion to provide a global M2M solution for its enterprise customers. KDDI has a large base of domestic M2M customers, especially in the automotive, security...Read More »
Made in IBM Labs: IBM Scientists Unveil Prototype That Will Put 'Smart Mobility' into Maintenance, Repairs and Operations
Using a combination of augmented reality and robotics the system brings critical information and remote expertise directly to field engineers. HURSLEY, England,- -- Scientists from IBM (NYSE: IBM) revealed today a mobile maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) prototype which is designed to help manufacturers and companies supplying and maintaining high-value machinery in sectors such as...Read More »
Vibration Sensors feature radiation-resistant design.
By monitoring vibration in nuclear power plants, Wilcoxon 793R Series helps ensure continuous power generation and safety for personnel and equipment. Radiation-hardened units can tolerate cumulative radiation exposure of 1 x 107 RADs and can operate up to 248-Read More »
Vibration Datalogger also records acceleration and impacts.
Vibration Sentry RT includes- 3-axis, +-16 g MEMS accelerometer, date/time clock, and- non-volatile 64 or 128 Mb recording memory. Depending on settings, vibration signals/RMS levels can be recorded for months. Integrated oscilloscope and spectrum-analyzer functions can show vibration signals in real-time and allow observation of recorded data while recording is taking place. Supplied in...Read More »
Metso's Comprehensive Tissue Machine Automation Solution Is Geared Towards Optimum Productivity, Energy Efficiency, and Product Quality
Metso's comprehensive tissue machine automation solution is geared towards optimum productivity, energy efficiency and product quality Metso's comprehensive tissue machine automation solution is complemented with newly updated products: furnish analysis and control, machinery condition and process stability diagnosis and high speed web break analysis capabilities. These newly updated products,...Read More »
Condition Monitoring System supports vibration modules.
Connected to digital input of Siplus CMS2000 condition monitoring system, VIB-MUX Module offers 8 interfaces for IEPE vibration sensors. System can be expanded with 2 VIB-MUX modules for up to 16 connections. Apart from vibration data, Siplus CMS2000 also records speeds and readings of pressure/temperature sensors via additional inputs. From continuous recording of sensor data, users can...Read More »
SEALTITE® Fittings and Cord Grips Offer Longer Lasting Protection
Anamet Electrical's 316 Stainless steel SEALTITE® fittings and UL-listed cord grips protect sensitive wiring components from fluids, corrosive contaminations, bumps, and abrasions with a steel core and liquid tight conduit jacket. Check out this video to learn more.Read More »