The IWRM 12Z8704/S14C analog inductive proximity sensor is provided with independently programmable digital and analog outputs.
The compact and powerful RV-3S (6-axis) and RV-3SJ (5-axis) Series robots offer speeds of up to 5,500 mm/sec, repeatability of ۪.02 mm, a reach of 641 mm, and an improved range of motion over previous models. Cleanroom versions are available.
The compact Redi-Rail Linear Guide System is now offered with an anti-bacterial coating to address the needs of the medical industry. The baked-on, durable finish contains a unique additive that ensures years of built-in protection against bacterial growth, even with repeated wash-downs.
The 384-hole heater provides critical temperature uniformity across a 384 well Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) sample block. This proprietary technology enables extremely tight hole-to-hole tolerance allowing for near perfect registration of the 384-hole heater to a PCR sample block.
The PL-1200 Series connector features Pulse-Lok coupling, a unique push and click auto-latching mechanism that greatly simplifies mating, providing tactile and visual confirmation that the connector pair is securely engaged.
Static charges can make inhalation therapy treatment less effective. Researchers have employed an alloy process to create materials with inherent electrostatic dissipative properties that dispel static charges.
An example of the successful application of wear-resistant compounds is this glucose meter. It contains internally lubricated, color-matched polycarbonate to reduce wear and motion-induced noise.
Tube tipping is accomplished by heat-treating the tube end to the point that it softens. This softened plastic is conformed into detailed dimensions. The Project: To resolve inconsistency and waste issues associated with manual tipping method.
The Maxon 2005/2006 catalog is now available. In addition to complete product specifications and drawings, there is a wealth of information explaining the company’s technology, a selection guide, and useful motor equations.
A new industry study, called RFID & Emerging Technologies Guide to Healthcare, predicts that RFID and its related technologies in the hospital marketplace will skyrocket to $8.
A newly available online tool from PennEngineering Fastening Technologies offers the capability to ascertain whether a selected fastener type and plating complies with the European Union’s RoHS restrictions on lead and other hazardous materials.
An 8-page color brochure from Bosch Rexroth gives an overview of the company’s automation components and systems based on a flexible and modular layered architecture. Included are motors, drives, controls, HMIs, I/O, and software that provide drive-, PLC-, PC-, or CNC-based automation solutions.
NKK Switches offers its latest Switch Guide complete with new RoHS compliant switches from through-hole to surface mount.
IOtech offers a major feature enhancement to its eZ-Analyst vibration analysis software package. eZ-Analyst now includes a powerful 3-D Color Waterfall Display to augment the already powerful spectrum display capabilities.
Designed to extend the punching capabilities of today’s CNC punch presses, the Mate EasyTap Thread Tapping System produces precisely located threaded holes at high speed, automatically and with repeatable quality.