The four-channel Sentry G3 overspeed protection system from condition monitoring specialist Sensonics has been specifically designed with an independent digital signal processor (DSP) for each channel of measurement. The DSP can be software loaded with the specific measurement algorithm, which not only controls the sensor selection but also the protection relay status and analogue output levels.
Anton Paar has reported a significant breakthrough in the minimum torque levels that can be measured using its MCR rheometers: a level of 1nNm can now be achieved in rotational tests, while 0.5nNm can be achieved in strain-sweep oscillatory experiments.
Rittal has announced that it will showcase its PADS- and LUL-approved range of enclosures at RAILTEX 2015.
Energy chain and cabling specialist igus UK has launched two blue products for the food processing industry that enable manufacturers to produce food that is safe for consumption. The blue energy chains are easy to detect and the blue CFSPECIAL 544 cables are claimed to set a high standard for anti-microbial cables, so food manufacturers can operate to the highest levels of hygiene.
Planview will be hosting a presentation and panel discussion at the Ovum Industry Congress on 12–13 May in the Victoria Park Plaza Hotel in London on the benefits of continuous and adaptive planning.
Mouser Electronics is now stocking the SLWSTK62xx EZR32 wireless starter kits from Silicon Labs. The SLWSTK62xx kits provide a complete development platform for the Silicon Labs EZR32LG and EZR32WG wireless microcontrollers (MCUs).
Henkel’s LOCTITE Composite Pipe Repair System has been certified by DNV GL, the certification body serving the oil, gas and marine engineering sectors. The all-in-one repair system has completed a rigorous test programme by DNV GL that spanned more than two years, to ensure the products’ conformity with global quality standard ISO/TS 24817. This standard defines the design, installation, test and inspection criteria for the use of composite repair systems for oil and gas pipelines and ...
Designed to measure brake pedal force, the CCGBP brake pedal loadcell from Applied Measurements is claimed to be an essential tool for the automotive industry. It is suitable for testing the reliability of a vehicle’s braking system with ranges from 0–50kg up to 0–200kg. It can also be used on other pedals within the vehicle.
Beko Technologies has extended the METPOINT BDL series of graphic-display recorders with a mobile variant for data logging in compressed-air and compressed-gas applications. The new METPOINT BDL portable will complete the stationary standard and compact versions of the measurement equipment series.
The latest release of Delcam CRISPIN’s ShoeMaker CAD software for the design of all types of footwear includes special editing tools to adapt an existing sole to a new upper design.
EMS is now offering the 0824…B and 1028…B series of brushless DC servomotors from the Faulhaber Group. The motors are suitable for demanding positioning tasks in areas such as optics and photonics, medical device technology and robotics.
The Lancom 4 portable gas analyser from LAND Instruments is designed for industrial applications. Its compact design makes it suitable for use on site for combustion efficiency and emissions monitoring measurements in all boiler system and pollutant gas processes.
Delcam will demonstrate potential applications in the woodworking industry for machining with robots on Stand C09 in Hall 12 at the LIGNA exhibition to be held in Hannover from 11–15 May. Live machining demonstrations will be shown on the stand using a KUKA robot programmed with the new release of Delcam’s PowerMILL Robot software for the programming of robots for multi-axis machining operations.
Metcase, OKW’s metal enclosures division, has extended its Combimet range of aluminium 19in rack-mount enclosures with new Version T open models. Version T is designed for networking, communications, laboratory and studio systems that require greater ventilation and ease of access to the electronics.
The DRYPOINT RA eco series refrigeration dryers from Beko Technologies are designed to achieve decisive efficiency gains in terms of energy consumption. With fluctuating compressed-air removal or changed ambient conditions, the energy consumption can now be adjusted to meet demand.