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Content Rich Website Provides Fast, Easy-To-Search Motion Control Products

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Zero-Max has announced the launch of its newly designed and expanded website. Extremely user friendly to navigate, the site provides the design engineer with everything needed to evaluate and complete a product design solution.

Enhanced Side-by-Side Online Electronic Part Comparison Tool

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

TTI Inc. offers an enhancement to its Part Comparison tool. Now, customers have the ability to see up to 15 parts side by side. The enhanced improvements offer the convenience of adding more parts to a Quote Request, Shopping Cart, or Project List simultaneously with new scrolling action buttons.

High Voltage Power Supplies Site Offers Improved Browsing Options

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

UltraVolt Inc. announced the completion of its next generation company website. The site has undergone a major transformation.


Instrument Design Resource for Engineers/Equipment Manufacturers

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Available free to instrument manufacturers and design engineers, The Instrument Design Resource is

Tubing Fittings Site Offers More Convenient Shopping

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

For customers who already know what fitting, size, and material they need and just want to get to it fast, Value Plastics has launched a new site where customers can get to the fitting they need with 3 simple clicks.

Stainless Steel Laser Distance Sensors Detect Objects Regardless of Color

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Baumer Ltd. | Product Releases | Comments

These IP69K-rated laser distance sensors feature corrosion resistant stainless steel housings. Available in six different models, the OADR 20 sensors feature a PMMA front screen and are available with three distinct teachable measuring ranges–30 to 600 mm, 50 to 300 mm, and 100 to 600 mm.

Capacitive Level Sensors Deliver Accurate Detection For Challenging Fluids

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Gems Sensors Inc. & Controls | Product Releases | Comments

The CAP-100 and CAP-200 Series capacitive liquid level sensors offer a unique level sensing solution for a wide variety of bottle types, including plastic, glass, and fiberglass.

Ambient Light Sensor Offers High Level of Performance and Convenience

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Osram Opto Semiconductors | Product Releases | Comments

The SFH 5712 is a low-vol tage digital ambient light sensor that converts light intensity to digital signal output capable of direct I2C interface. It offers not only standard data rates but also high speed rates of up to 3.4 MHz.


Non-Contacting Position Sensor Features Through-Hole Design and 360 & #176; Continuous Rotation

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

TThe 8360 non-contacting, through-hole position sensor series features 360° continuous rotational capabilities in a low-profile, through-hole package, providing an ideal solution for applications where space and sensor mounting flexibility are critical.

Precision Shape-Shifting Silicone Tubing Is a Reality

January 22, 2010 10:58 am | by Paul Mazelin | Articles | Comments

The ability to manipulate tubing into different forms and with multiple lumens is a benefit to medical device designers. A newer technology, however, enables this metamorphosis to occur "on the fly" during the extrusion process.


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January 22, 2010 10:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Medical Electronics Resource Guide 2010

January 1, 2010 12:00 am | Digital Editions | Comments

MDT and ECN present the 2010 Medical Electronics Resource Guide. Inside: Find a list of products with contact information for numerous companies. Categories include: boards and modules; electromechanical and mechanical devices; integrated circuits; optoelectronics and displays; packaging and interconnects; passive and discrete components; power sources; sensors; test and measurement; and wireless system components.

January/February 2010 Digital Edition

January 1, 2010 12:00 am | Digital Editions | Comments

Inside: Read about manipulating tubing with multiple lumens “on the fly” in “Precision Shape-Shifting Silicone Tubing is a Reality,” from Specialty Silicone Fabricators. Shared are professionals’ opinions on lean manufacturing and portable medical technology. Additionally, read about packaging with rapid prototyping, sensors, miniaturization, implant performance improvements, and product design...

Motoring On to Increased Lab Production

December 2, 2009 4:29 am | by Paul McGrath | Maxon Precision Motors, Inc. | Articles | Comments

With ever increasing needs for medical laboratories to produce new flu vaccines and additional quantities of pharmaceuticals for our aging population, technology has to meet the challenge with higher throughput equipment.


Autoclavable Miniature Motors in Medical Applications

December 2, 2009 4:28 am | by Joanne Nania | Articles | Comments

Many medical devices require some amount of motion to function appropriately. Miniature brushless motors offer an excellent solution to this need. Further, being offered as autoclavable components makes them even more attractive to device designers.



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