September 2004

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  • Thomson offers servomotors, drives and linear actuators as complete, ready-to-use assembly weblink

    Thomson |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

  • "Attractive" pricing for rack-mount PCs

    Nematron |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    The new AE Series of rack-mount PCs is the first range of products to be designed and developed in Nematron China's ISO9001 manufacturing facility.

  • AC brake motors go on show

    Lafert Electric Motors |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    PUWER 98 and Approved Code of Practice (ACoP) compliant AC brake motors and low-centre motors ideal for woodworking production machinery will feature on Stand 18209 at WoodMex.

  • AC front ends come with medical options

    Martek Power |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Martek Power has released a family of standard, off-the-shelf, AC front ends intended for medical and industrial applications.

  • Accelerometer comes to the fore

    Kistler Instruments |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    One of the smallest and lightest accelerometers commercially available is a key component in a new system designed to measure the forces exerted during a golf swing.

  • Access platforms cut costs for repetitive checks

    Procter Machine Guarding |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    Access platforms cut the cost of maintenance and improve safety when working at height when compared with repeatedly erecting and dismantling, for example, towers or scaffolding.

  • Access platforms cut the cost of maintenance

    Procter Machine Guarding |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    Properly designed fixed access platforms are not only safer than temporary scaffolding for routine maintenance, they can often be cheaper in the long term.

  • Access platforms cut the cost of maintenance

    Procter Machine Guarding |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    Access platforms cut the cost of maintenance and improve safety when working at height, and are competitive with repeated erection costs for temporary scaffolding

  • Acquisition board puts two into one

    Amplicon |Thu, 9 Sep 2004

    The Adlink PCI9820 is a high-sampling-speed data acquisition board, available now from Amplicon Liveline.

  • Actuators complement ergonomic solutions

    SKF |Wed, 1 Sep 2004

    A complete range of actuators aimed at manufacturers of ergonomic furniture solutions allow users to tailor workstations and desks to their exact requirements.

  • Adhesives replace traditional fixing methods

    Sika |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    SikaFast 3131 reactive toughened, acrylic adhesive can be used to bond all interior panels in modern day bus and coach manufacture.

  • Advanced connectivity with Excellence Plus XP

    Mettler Toledo |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    The Excellence Plus XP balance line offers advanced connectivity to improve precision, accuracy and results

  • Aerospace technology moves to dental bearings

    Barden |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    New bearing production techniques are enabling manufacturers of dental handpieces to achieve up to fourfold increases in the length of warranty periods which they can offer.

  • Analogue input module meets high-level demands

    B and R Industrial Automation |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    The AI780 analogue input module for the B and R 2005 controller system is distinguished by its high convertor resolution, complete electrical isolation, and its detailed status information.

  • Analysis instruments for boiler feedwater

    Endress+Hauser |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    Products for control of the water/steam cycle in thermal power generation include measurements like pH, dissolved oxygen and conductivity, supplemented by chemical analysers for hydrazine and silicate

  • Approved motors for woodworkers take up less space

    Lafert Electric Motors |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    PUWER '98 and Approved Code of Practice compliant AC brake motors and low-centre motors for wood working production machinery are space efficient being shorter than conventional machines.

  • Atomising and nebulising liquids by ultrasound

    Hielscher USA |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    Atomising, nebulising, fogging and spraying of samples in pharmaceutical, biological, chemical and environmental analysing processes are the domain of the new Hielscher UM20-1.6 megaherts processor

  • Automated guard is always alert to human entry

    Leuze Electronic |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The new Entry Exit FT-Muting Guard developed by Leuze Mayser enables a simple but essential safety function to be added to many handling and warehousing operations.

  • Automation applications developed faster

    National Instruments |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    Engineers can now develop their test, measurement and automation applications faster with the latest upgrade of the stable and proven development environment software.

  • Backplanes boast full ATCA applications coverage

    Rittal |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    A new series of ATCA backplanes ranges from a four-slot design for development use through to a 16-slot unit for ETSI or 600mm rack systems.

  • Bearing production techniques extend warranties

    Barden |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    New bearing production techniques as part of a 4- year product improvement and reliability programme, are enabling manufacturers of dental handpieces to increase warranty periods fourfold.

  • Bearing products resist frequent plant wash-downs

    SKF |Wed, 1 Sep 2004

    A complete assortment of bearings and bearing units has been developed to virtually eliminate the problems of corrosion and premature bearing damage caused by frequent wash downs.

  • Brushless motors solve space problems

    Oriental Motor |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Further improvements into variants within a range of brushless motors bring a significant size advantage over conventional speed controlled AC motors, says the supplier.

  • Cable process controllers quickly

    Phoenix Contact |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Phoenix Contact extends the range of structured cabling solutions to include the Emerson DeltaV and ABB S800 process control systems, allowing wiring to field terminals to be completed in minutes

  • Camera link image acquisition module introduced

    National Instruments |Sun, 12 Sep 2004

    National Instruments has announced the industry's first PXI-compatible image acquisition module for Camera Link cameras.

  • CameraLink extends machine vision camera distances

    Stemmer Imaging |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    The new CameraLink to Gigabit Ethernet adaptors dramatically increase machine vision camera data transmission distances far beyond traditional limits

  • Card edge connector presses to fit

    TE Connectivity |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    The new generation AMP Pace card edge connector is based on 0.1 x 0.2in (2.54 x 5.08mm) centrelines and accepts 0.054-0.070in (1.3716-1.778mm) daughter cards.

  • Catalogue provides single source for fluid power

    Eriks |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Wyko reckons it has answered the prayers of many engineers by bringing together the most popular items of fluid power equipment from the UK's best-known suppliers in one easy-to-use guide.

  • Caulking gets old timer back on stream

    Sika |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    Sikaflex-290DC was used for all deck caulking on the total refit of Dilkusha, a 34.5ft West Solent Class yacht, of wood construction, built in 1931.

  • Chain tube guards against sawdust and chips

    Igus |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    Cable and services protective tube chain systems are already used extensively to guide cables on woodworking machinery to prevent sawdust and small wooden chips from falling through.

  • Change of display brings force gauge price down

    Mecmesin |Tue, 14 Sep 2004

    By replacing the dot matrix LCD display of the original BFG with a 7-segment numeric display, mid-specification force gauge has been introduced at a very competitive price.

  • Circular range extends to 51 pins

    ITT Interconnect Solutions |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    ITT Industries, Cannon has added 37- and 51-way versions to its APD series of circular DIN72585 connectors.

  • CNC simulation increases analysing capability

    CGTech |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    Latest version of CNC machine simulation and optimisation software increases the ability to inspect, analyse, and document CNC programming and machining process, reducing programming time.

  • Combo kit tackles automotive testing

    Fluke Calibration |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Fluke has introduced a new electrical diagnostic meter for the automotive market.

  • Command enclosures house machine controllers

    Rolec Enclosures |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Rolec's IP54 topVision command enclosures have been designed for housing large machine control systems.

  • Compact detectors watch for dangerous gases

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Crowcon has developed three new variants of Eikon, its tiny single-gas detector.

  • Compact isolators keep tables damped

    Newport |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    A new table support isolator will simplify the integration of vibration-isolation tables in space-sensitive applications.

  • Compact isolators simplify vibration isolation

    Micro-Controle Spectra-Physics |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    Table support isolator simplifies the integration of vibration-isolation tables in space-sensitive applications including semiconductor test and inspection and various types of inteferometery.

  • Compact outline for speedy sampling ADCs

    Maxim Integrated Products |Thu, 23 Sep 2004

    Three new families of simultaneous-sampling 14bit ADCs offer choices of 0 to 5, +/-5 and +/-10V analogue inputs.

  • Comparison Guide For Density Meters

    Mettler Toledo |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    Mettler Toledo has launched a new comparison guide detailing the key factors to consider when purchasing a density meter or refractometer.

  • Complete linear motion system - in the box

    Thomson |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    Servomotors, drives and linear actuators by Danaher Motion have familiar brands such as Kollmorgen, Thomson and Micron: these industry leading components are now offered as an integrated system

  • Complete linear motion system comes 'in a box'

    Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    Servomotors, drives and linear actuators are now being offered as a complete integrated linear motion system - a complete, ready-to-use, assembly 'straight from the box'.

  • Complete ultrasonic flow reactor on special offer

    Hielscher USA |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Hielscher offers you an ultrasonic reactor set that includes all items required for the research and testing of ultrasonic liquid processes, in a robust stainless steel flow cell, for a special price

  • Compound improves medical camera design

    RTP Company |Tue, 14 Sep 2004

    When Smith and Nephew Endoscopy wanted to redesign its ED-3 camera head, the company turned to specialty compounder RTP Company for help in selecting the right material.

  • Compressed air station as integral dryer

    Boge Compressors |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    Three larger capacity machines have been added to a range of screw compressors that offers a fully integrated compressed air station with the inclusion of an integral refrigerant dryer.

  • Connector range beefs up Ethernet protection

    ITT Interconnect Solutions |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    A new range of highly rugged RJ45 Ethernet connectors, patch cords, covers and sealed boxes is targeted for diverse harsh environment applications.

  • Connector range ruggedises Ethernet installations

    ITT Interconnect Solutions |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    A new range of highly rugged RJ45 Ethernet connectors, patch cords, covers and sealed boxes is targeted for diverse harsh environment applications.

  • Convertors add range to CameraLink machine vision

    Stemmer Imaging |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    A CameraLink to Gigabit Ethernet convertor enables a standard CameraLink camera to be located up to 100m away from the host PC before the need for a Gigabit Ethernet hub.

  • Convertors are biased about display duties

    Maxim Integrated Products |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    A new family of high-efficiency step-up convertors provides LCD and OLED display bias in PDAs, digital stills cameras, mobile phones, palmtop computers and other handheld portable equipment.

  • Convertors extend the reach of CameraLink

    Stemmer Imaging |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    A CameraLink to Gigabit Ethernet convertor enables a standard CameraLink camera to be located up to 100m away from the host PC before the need for a Gigabit Ethernet hub.

  • Cost-effective solution for low-resistance testing

    Megger |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    For the wide range of low-resistance testing applications which require test currents of up to 200A, Megger's new DLRO200 digital low-resistance ohmmeter is a convenient and cost-effective choice.

  • Cutting the cost of low-resistance testing

    Megger |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    For the wide range of low-resistance testing applications which require test currents of up to 200A, Megger's new DLRO200 digital low-resistance ohmmeter is a convenient and cost-effective choice.

  • Demand grows for Bluetooth integration

    Mindtree |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    Bluetooth IP provider MindTree Consulting is forecasting an increase in the demand for integration of Bluetooth technology in product areas such as GPS, Wi-Fi and GSM/CDMA.

  • Detector keeps watch over atmospheric hydrogen

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The latest detector from Crowcon allows atmospheric levels of highly flammable hydrogen to be precisely monitored in locations such as laboratories, refineries, battery rooms and fuel cell facilities.

  • Determination Of Trace Amounts Of Water

    Metrohm |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    Despite its low price, the 831 KF Coulometer the newest member of the Karl Fischer product line masters a large number of analytical tasks.

  • Digital controller module upgrades automation

    Aerotech |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    Digital controller module provides a cost effective motion controller upgrade for existing motion and automation systems and extends the life of existing production and test equipment.

  • Diode-OR controller saves power and area

    Linear Technology |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    The LTC4354 is a -48V diode-OR controller for high availability systems.

  • Double-loop couplings offer all the options

    Huco Dynatork |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    Plastic double-loop couplings have been around for some time but it has not always been easy to find the exact bore size required, keywayed hubs or alternative materials.

  • Drivers produce more light from fewer LEDs

    Maxim Integrated Products |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    The MAX8595 and MAX8596 are 36V step-up DC/DC convertors that power up to eight LEDs in a series at 25mA.

  • Easy handling for 19in rack cases

    OKW Enclosures |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    Mettec 19in rack cases have an attractive front bezel which incorporates novel "comfort handles" for easy handling.

  • Emulsifying with highly intensive ultrasound

    Hielscher USA |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    Hielscher manufactures the world's largest industrial ultrasonic liquid processors for the efficient emulsifying of large volume streams in production plants

  • Enclosures house large machine control systems

    Rolec Enclosures |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    Command enclosures designed for housing large machine control systems have no visible fixing screws, so large membrane keypads or product labels can be easily fitted to the front panel.

  • Environment speeds automation development

    National Instruments |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    Engineers can now develop their test, measurement and automation applications faster with LabWindows/CVI 7.1, the latest upgrade of the stable and proven ANSI C development environment.

  • Evaluating The Effects Of Antioxdants

    Metrohm |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    The Rancimat from Metrohm provides a type of measuring arrangement with disposable reaction vessels and evaluation software with comprehensive database functions.

  • Evaluating the effects of antioxidants in food

    Metrohm |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    The oxidative stability of foodstuffs is of paramount importance in the food industry: the Rancimat provides a simple method to investigate the stability of a new or existing antioxidant/stabiliser

  • Excellence is in the balance

    Mettler Toledo |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    The Excellence XS precision balance family is the latest addition to the XS analytical range from Mettler Toledo.

  • Extended Range Of CVO Brand Lenses From Firstsight

    Stemmer Imaging |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    Since becoming part of the Stemmer Imaging Group, Firstsight Vision can now offer a total of 891 lens products from 9 of the worlds leading lens manufacturers.

  • Extra close-pitched cutters raise HSM performance

    Sandvik Coromant |Mon, 13 Sep 2004

    A programme of high performance, light cutting and extremely versatile milling cutters now includes extra close pitched cutters, which for high speed machining give unbeatable productivity.

  • Fibre optic light units make light work

    Stemmer Imaging |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    HFR and HFS fibre optic light units from CCS combine superior illumination power and longer life when compared with halogen equivalents.

  • Fibre-optic rotary encoder for harsh environments

    Micronor |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Micronor introduces a fibre optic rotary encoder for harsh environments, the world's first commercially-available, entirely passive encoder for rotation sensing applications

  • Five-axis machining centres do it in 'one hit'

    Yamazaki Mazak |Thu, 23 Sep 2004

    To fulfil its objective of machining complex items such as suspension, transmission and engine components in 'one hit', a subcontractor has acquired five-axis twin-column machining centres.

  • Fluc cored wire used to sculpture a 'Bang'

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Using flux cored wire, AK Heavy Engineering has fabricated Britain's tallest sculpture, 'B of the Bang' - the 2.5% nickel wire avoided any potential cracking problems in the weathered steel used.

  • Fluid power equipment ranges sourced in one guide

    Eriks |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    By collecting the most popular items of fluid power equipment from the UK's best-known suppliers Wyko has brought them together into one easy to use guide, including technical specifications.

  • Flux-cored wire stars in games sculpture

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    Corofil R60Ni2 flux cored wire from Murex Welding Products has been used by AK Heavy Engineering of Sheffield in the fabrication of Britain's tallest sculpture.

  • FMEDA analysis on displacer level transmitters

    Magnetrol International |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    The smart EZ Modulevel of Magnetrol International is the first displacer transmitter with SIL (Safety Integrity Level) data according to IEC 61508, meeting the integrity requirements for SIL2

  • Free engineering software speeds plant design

    Bosch Rexroth |Wed, 1 Sep 2004

    Using a CD Rom-based design tool, plant and machinery designers and engineers can now interactively select the optimum hydraulic cylinder solutions for machinery and applications.

  • FREE hazardous area pocket guide by Pepperl+Fuchs

    Pepperl and Fuchs |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    This FREE guide contains lots of useful information about hazardous area applications and ATEX regulations: a useful source of information for anyone working with potentially explosive atmospheres

  • Free Level Measurement Brochure

    Pepperl and Fuchs |Mon, 13 Sep 2004

    Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the 2004 Level Measurement Overview Brochure.

  • Free Monograph On Trace Level Analysis

    Metrohm |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    An introduction to Polarography and Voltammetry, our latest Metrohm Monograph about trace level analysis...down to ppt levels.

  • FREE notes on inline dialysis from Metrohm

    Metrohm |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    Ion chromatography has established itself as a standard method for the simultaneous determination of several anions or cations: Metrohm now allows automatic sample dialysis directly before injection

  • Free Seminars On Ion Chromatography and Voltammetr download

    Metrohm |Thu, 9 Sep 2004

    An invitation to the free Seminars/Workshop on : Ion Chromatography and Voltammetry on 5th October Carlisle Race Course, Carlisle and 7th October Thistle Hotel, Bristol.

  • Full range of CVO brand machine vision lenses

    Stemmer Imaging |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    Since becoming part of the Stemmer Imaging Group, Firstsight Vision can now offer a total of 891 lens products from 9 of the worlds leading lens manufacturers, to suit virtually any vision application

  • Gas detectors to save mexican lives

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    Life-saving gas detection equipment is being introduced in Mexico by British manufacturer Crowcon.

  • Gauges put subsea pipes to the test

    HBM |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    Mitsui Babcock uses HBM's strain gauges and Catman data analysis equipment to gain maximum value from its testing operations.

  • Gearbox range has over 10,000 designs and ratios

    Tandler Precision |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    Claimed to be unmatched for their precision, durability and design variety, tehre are over 10,000 designs and ratios available in a standard gearbox range.

  • Getting to the hub of the problem

    SKF |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    For years, SKF has devoted design and development resources to producing complete subassemblies and tailor-made components for OEMs.

  • Gland packing approved for use with drinking water

    James Walker and Co |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    Competitively priced Aluflon gland packing is now WRAS approved for use with hot and cold potable water up to 85C.

  • Glowing reports of photoluminescent sheet products

    RTP Company |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    RTP Company has a new line of photoluminescent sheet products that meet or exceed common photoluminescent safety and egress standards.

  • Grommets snap in to protect

    Anixter Component Solutions |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    Plastic components and cable accessories supplier Heyco has developed a novel range of durable rubber snap-in protection grommets.

  • Heaters keep enclosures warm and dry

    Rittal |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Systems housed in enclosures going into extremely cold environments can now incorporate a 1kW heating solution with the ability to work in environments down to -33C.

  • Heaters keep outdoor enclosures warm

    Rittal |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Systems housed in enclosures going into extremely cold environments can now incorporate a 1kW heating solution with the ability to work in environments down to -33C.

  • High stability MEMS pressure sensor

    Inertial Aerosystems |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    Inertial Aerosystems announce the availability of a new, small, lightweight, digital pressure transducer designed for the most demanding applications in Aerospace, Research and Industry

  • High Stability MEMS Pressure Sensor

    Inertial Aerosystems |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Inertial Aerosystems has launched a new, small, lightweight, digital pressure transducer designed for the most demanding applications in Aerospace, Research and Industry.

  • High-density switch system development streamlined

    National Instruments |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    Latest version of switch management software abstracts low-level switch configuration by providing a system-level switch programming interface to test applications.

  • Higher steel prices encourage non-conductive parts

    EMKA |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    Increasing steel prices and a desire to move to non-conductive parts for electrical cabinets, have encouraged a supplier to expand its reinforced polyamide technology.

  • High-level hydrogen detector immune to other gases

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Mon, 13 Sep 2004

    With the TXgard-IS+ from Crowcon, atmospheric levels of highly flammable hydrogen can be precisely monitored in locations such as laboratories, refineries, battery rooms and fuel cell facilities

  • Highly productive centre mill-turns precisely

    NCMT |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    Twin-turret lathe with C-axis on the spindle for highly productive turn-milling maintains exceptional concentricity for a machine of this class, said the builder.

  • High-performance polymers challenge metal bearings

    Igus |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    When choosing a bearing for any application, the three considerations are lifespan, maintenance, and cost, and the choice lies increasingly between a polymer plastics or metal.

  • High-performance polymers versus metal bearings

    Igus |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    Plastic bearings are upping the ante, delivering more cost-effective, easy-to-maintain solutions with an increased lifespan: igus discuss the differences between plastic and metal bearings

  • High-performance servo motor range just got better

    Parker Hannifin - Electromechanical and Drives |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    Parker Hannifin Electromechanical Automation Division has announced enhancements and additions to its high-performance SMH rotary brushless servo motor family

  • HMCs, VMCs and turning centre have common platform

    Mori Seiki |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    Machine tool series features HMCs, VMCs and a turning center designed on a common platform, forming the ultimate modules for an automotive production line.

  • Housings suit large machine control systems

    Rolec Enclosures |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Rolec's IP54 topVision command enclosures have been designed for housing large machine control systems.

  • Hybrid sealant stands up to UV

    Sika |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    A new one-component, UV resistant polyurethane hybrid sealant is designed for use in the vehicle industry.

  • ID readers check codes with marking standards too

    Cognex |Mon, 13 Sep 2004

    As well as being able to read direct part marked codes, latest ID readers are also able to verify the marking quality to ensure that the codes comply with various marking standards.

  • ID readers take in direct part marks

    Cognex |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    Cognex has developed an all-new range of ID readers.

  • In search of the elusive perfect golf swing

    Kistler Instruments |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    In search of the elusive perfect golf swing, the Kistler 8778A500, one of the smallest and lightest accelerometers commercially available, was ideal for taping onto a golf club head

  • In Search Of The Elusive Perfect Golf Swing

    Kistler Instruments |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    A new device to help golfers find and keep the perfect swing required precise location and acceleration measurement and electronics algorithms that were produced by Project Electronics.

  • Industrial sensors to help monitor vulcanism

    Sensor Technology |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    Industrial sensors are to be used to check up on volcanic activity - not the usual manufacturingtalk subject - but climate affects us all, so thought it might be of interest - Ed.

  • Industrial workstations provide infinite options

    Rittal |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    Rittal's modular industrial workstations provide infinite options with three basic component parts.

  • In-house calibration increases test efficiency

    HBM |Thu, 2 Sep 2004

    IVT developer, HBM UK, has reduced its downtime and increased the efficiency of its test programme by installing torque reference transducer for calibrating its torque transducers on site.

  • Inline Sample Preparation Systems

    Metrohm |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    Inline Sample Preparation (MISP) in Ion Chromatography Crystal clear, clinically pure and free of bacteria and particles would be an ideal sample for ion chromatography but improbable in reality.

  • Innovative business improvement services

    UL (Underwriters Laboratories) |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    UL International (UK) Limited and the High Performance Organisation Group Limited work together to deliver innovative business improvement services, with online assessment tools

  • In-Process Particle Analysis

    Mettler Toledo |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    Particle Vision and Measurement instruments from Mettler Toledo are capable of providing high resolution images and can be inserted directly in unmanipulated samples, a process line or reactor.

  • In-process particle analysis

    Mettler Toledo |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    Understanding how and when crystals are formed is vital to downstream processing operations such as filtration and drying: Particle Vision and Measurement instruments can provide in-process images

  • Intelligent actuators boost filtration reliability

    Rotork |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    IQT intelligent electric valve actuators have been installed at the Colorado Springs Utilities' Ute Pass water treatment plant located in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado.

  • Ion Chromatography 10 Year Warranty

    Metrohm |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    Metrohm guarantees the perfect functioning of the chemical "MSM" anion suppressor for a period of 10 years.

  • Kit cuts the cost of automotive testing

    Fluke Calibration |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Fluke has introduced a new electrical diagnostic meter for the automotive market.

  • Komplettsystem fur den Linearantrieb

    Thomson |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    Danaher Motion fertigt Servomotoren, Antriebe und Linearantriebe unter so bekannten Markennamen wie Kollmorgen, Thomson und Micron

  • Leadscrew design for stages saved ballscrew costs

    Huco Dynatork |Wed, 1 Sep 2004

    Microscope maker discovered that by comparison with a ball screw option, a leadscrew design brought significant cost savings with only a fractional increase in backlash.

  • Leadscrew design saves 80% on linear motion space

    Huco Dynatork |Wed, 1 Sep 2004

    Publication explains a novel axial take-up mechanism of a leadscrew that is designed for maximum life and quiet operation and can save up to 80% on linear motion space.

  • Lenses focus on machine vision tasks

    Stemmer Imaging |Mon, 6 Sep 2004

    Firstsight Vision has extended its range of CVO brand machine vision C-mount lenses.

  • Level transmitter comes with full FMEDA analysis

    Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    The smart EZ Modulevel is the first displacement transmitter with SIL (Safety Integrity Level) data according to IEC61508.

  • Lightweight pumps are reassuringly robust

    Michael Smith Engineers |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    The Finish Thompson KC range of nonmetallic magnetic drive centrifugal pumps is billed as compact and lightweight, yet reassuringly robust and reliable.

  • Lightweight valves ideal for OEM flow switching

    Lee Products |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    The latest Lee Products miniature component is a semi-inert solenoid valve specifically developed to handle moderately aggressive liquids and gases across a wide range of fluid handling applications

  • Lightweight valves ideal for OEM flow switching

    Lee Products |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    A semi-inert solenoid valve has been specifically developed to handle moderately aggressive liquids and gases across a wide range of fluid handling applications.

  • Linear axes give home-made designs the chop

    SKF |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    SKF Linear Motion has introduced the Pico series of standardised linear axes for cross-table assembly.

  • Linear bearing resolves feeder jamming problems

    Igus |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    Innovative thinking and fast action helped avoid a packaging catastrophe, when the implementation of a linear guide system ended problems with one company's product feeder.

  • Linear motion range expands at TEAM show

    Hepcomotion |Thu, 2 Sep 2004

    True to form, HepcoMotion will be launching several new products at the forthcoming TEAM Show, reaffirming its status as one of the world's leading innovators in linear motion technology.

  • Low profile stage designed for high precision

    Aerotech |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    A tangent rotary stage combines non-contact direct drive technology with a very low profile for high precision manufacturing production and inspection alignment applications.

  • Managing Customer Complaints

    Autoscribe |Tue, 14 Sep 2004

    A new version of software for handling customer complaints (CCMS) has been launched by Autoscribe.

  • Manufacturing audit doubles, trebles efficiency

    ABB Robotics |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    An innovative manufacturing audit scheme from an automation technologies company is helping industry increase production efficiency two or even three-fold.

  • Materials testing equipment smartens up plastics

    Tinius Olsen |Thu, 23 Sep 2004

    This year's K Show promises to be the best yet for materials testing specialists and a UK supplier will have a wide range of plastics materials testing equipment on display.

  • Materials testing for the plastics industry

    Tinius Olsen |Thu, 23 Sep 2004

    This year's K Show promises to be the best yet for materials testing specialist Tinius Olsen.

  • Megger cuts the cost of low-resistance testing

    Megger |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    For the wide range of low-resistance testing applications, which require test currents of up to 200A, the new Megger DLRO200 digital low-resistance ohmmeter is a convenient and cost-effective choice

  • MEMS pressure sensor stays stable for longer

    Inertial Aerosystems |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    A new, small, lightweight, digital pressure transducer is designed for the most demanding applications in aerospace, research and industry.

  • Mill-turn centre machines complex forgings

    Kyal Machine Tools |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    To produce rear pintel pins for the A340, Airbus Filton has selected a 5-axis mill-turning machine to machine these geometrically complex S145 steel forgings in just four clampings.

  • Mixer integrates more for 2.5 and 3G basestations

    Maxim Integrated Products |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    The MAX9995 is billed as the industry's highest performance, fully integrated, dual SiGe mixer.

  • Modelling package turns to MEMS design

    Comsol |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    A new MEMS Module for the Femlab mathematical modelling package allows designers to model micro electromechanical systems with physical dimensions of microns.

  • Modular industrial PC is easily adapted

    B and R Industrial Automation |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Developed specifically for demanding controller and visualisation tasks, the APC680 highlights the upper end of B and R's industrial PC spectrum.

  • Module powers up multiple racks

    Rittal |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    The new PDM power distribution module from Rittal offers enhanced options for the installation of multiple-rack power supply solutions.

  • Module sends power to multiple racks

    Rittal |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    The new PDM power distribution module from Rittal offers enhanced options for the installation of multiple-rack power supply solutions.

  • Module takes legacy servos onboard

    Aerotech |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    The NServo digital controller module provides interconnectivity between Aerotech's award winning FireWire based A3200 digital automation platform and existing analogue servo drives.

  • Monitor checks out four different gases

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Crowcon has designed a completely new personal gas monitor for simple use in demanding conditions.

  • Monitor keeps check on critical coolant

    IFM Electronic |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    The SU series of flow monitors is ideal for critical processes such as welding systems, induction furnaces, injection moulders, high-value laser cutting equipment and more.

  • More capacity for compressed air stations

    Boge Compressors |Thu, 2 Sep 2004

    Boge Compressors has extended its range of SD compressed air stations with the inclusion of three larger capacity machines.

  • More options for belt drive family to be shown

    Hepcomotion |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    Options have been extended for a family of belt driven linear transmission units that now include a larger unit with a 50mm wide belt that increases the load carrying capacity.

  • More options for brushless servomotor family

    Parker Hannifin - Electromechanical and Drives |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    Parker Hannifin's Electromechanical Automation Division has enhanced and added to its high-performance SMH rotary brushless servomotor family.

  • More to be done to safeguard paper mills

    Procter Machine Guarding |Sun, 26 Sep 2004

    Following the partial success of the 'Making paper safely' campaign, more work needs to be done to improve safety across-the-board in Britain's paper mills.

  • Most demanding task yet devised for weld robots

    ABB Robotics |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    A multi-robotic laser-welding system manufacturing critical components for an advanced particle accelerator is probably the most precise and demanding use of a standard robot ever devised.

  • Multimeter gives 20 most common measurements

    National Instruments |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Multifunction digital multimeter gives engineers the 20 most common test measurements, including voltage, current, capacitance, inductance, temperature and resistance.

  • Multiphysics simulation turns to MEMS design

    Comsol |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    A new MEMS Module for the Femlab mathematical modelling package allows designers to model micro electromechanical systems with physical dimensions of microns.

  • MVA-13 New Trace Level Analyser

    Metrohm |Mon, 13 Sep 2004

    The new MVA-13 Trace Level Analyser is Metrohm's top-of-the-line system for the fully automated determination of organic additives in electroplating solutions by CVS.

  • New AE Series of RackMount PCs from Nematron

    Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    The new AE Series of RackMount PCs, the first range of products to be designed and developed in Nematron China's ISO 9001 manufacturing facility, have been created to be attractively priced

  • New Direction In Electrode Design

    Metrohm |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    Metrohm Titrodes and MicroTitrodes combine two measuring electrodes into a unique metal/glass combinations electrode.

  • New high power ultrasonic processor

    Hielscher USA |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    The UIP16000 is the by far most powerful ultrasonic processor world-wide providing a continuous power of 16,000 watts at an efficiency of more than 80%

  • New lease of life to 20 year old valve actuators

    Rotork |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    The Rotork Site Services department has completed an economical upgrade contract to give a new lease of life to twenty-four actuators installed on the BP Kingsbury oil logistics distribution terminal

  • New soft drinks analyser for phosphoric acid download

    Metrohm |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    In collaboration with the soft drinks industry Metrohm has developed the 761 SD Compact IC - a dedicated ion chromatograph, specific for phosphoric acid determination in soft drinks and its precursors

  • New Software Updates And New Support

    Mettler Toledo |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    LabX instrument control software has been very successful with thousands of installations worldwide, the latest version features more than 40 improvements including total instrument management.

  • New thermomechanical analyser

    Mettler Toledo |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    The TMA/SDTA841e is the latest addition to the Mettler Toledo STARe range of thermal analysers and adds low temperature measurement capabilities to the TMA range

  • No diode required for integrated display supplies

    Maxim Integrated Products |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    The MAX1578 and MAX1579 are the first complete LCD bias and white-LED power supplies with only one inductor and no charge-pump diode.

  • No shocks from nonconductive closures

    EMKA |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    Emka has expanded its reinforced polyamide technology with a multipoint door closure system suitable for specialist and OEM panel builders.

  • Nonconductive closure system aids enclosure safety

    EMKA |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    Emka has expanded its reinforced polyamide technology with a multipoint door closure system suitable for specialist and OEM panel builders.

  • Non-metallic magnetic drive centrifugal pumps

    Michael Smith Engineers |Thu, 23 Sep 2004

    Compact and lightweight, yet reassuringly robust and reliable, the new Finish Thompson KC range of non-metallic magnetic drive centrifugal pumps are available with ATEX certification

  • Novel kit offers instant repairs

    Sika |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    Sika has released a new repair kit based around its SikaFast rapid-set adhesive system.

  • Novel PPS material makes hard-wearing bearings

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    Bushings made from Techtron HPV PPS material deliver reliable performance despite high loads, high temperatures and prolonged exposure to harsh chemicals.

  • Novel PPS material makes hard-wearing bearings

    Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    Bushings made from Techtron HPV PPS material deliver reliable performance despite high loads, high temperatures and prolonged exposure to harsh chemicals.

  • Ohmmeter cuts the cost of low resistance testing

    Megger |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    For the wide range of low-resistance testing applications, which require test currents of up to 200A, a digital low-resistance ohmmeter is a convenient and cost-effective choice.

  • Online internal auditing tool

    UL (Underwriters Laboratories) |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    UL has an alternative approach to internal auditing: the UL innovative, online auditing tool will enable your auditors monitor the efficiency of operations internationally from their desks

  • On-site calibration keeps torque tests running

    HBM |Thu, 2 Sep 2004

    Torotrak has reduced its downtime and increased the efficiency of its test programme by installing HBM's TB2 torque reference transducer for calibrating its T10F torque transducers on site.

  • Oriental Motor further improves brushless motors

    Oriental Motor |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    Oriental Motor, Japan's largest manufacturer of stepper and AC motors, has introduced further improvements into variants within its popular Vexta range of brushless motors

  • Overmoulding seals patchcords for industrial use

    Bulgin Components |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    The latest extension to Bulgin's Buccaneer range of waterproof Ethernet connectors is an "overmoulded" version of the pre-wired patchcords.

  • Passive encoder survives hostile environments

    Micronor |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The MR312 ZapFree incremental rotary encoder (patent pending) is the world's first commercially available, entirely passive encoder for rotation sensing applications.

  • Patchcords are sealed to IP68

    Bulgin Components |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    The latest extension to Bulgin's Buccaneer range of waterproof Ethernet connectors is an "overmoulded" version of the prewired patchcords.

  • pH On Small Biological Samples

    Metrohm |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    The Metrohm Biotrode combination glass electrode brings highly accurate and quick measurements of a larger electrode system to the realm of small biological samples.

  • Plastic double-loop couplings resist corrosion

    Huco Dynatork |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    Plastic double-loop couplings are now being manufactured in a wide range of options and exhibit outstanding resistance to acids, alkalis, solvents, oils, greases and ozone.

  • Plunge and face mill cutters made in larger sizes

    Sandvik Coromant |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    A milling cutter with the capability of productive plunge milling and high feed face milling, is now being made in larger cutter diameters up to 100mm and realises extremely big chip volumes.

  • Polymer clevis joints tackle underwater duties

    Igus |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    Problems with maintaining stainless-steel clevis joints in underwater applications are eliminated with Igubal bearings from Igus.

  • Power monitor software checks EN50160 compliance

    Fluke Calibration |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Fluke has added new report writing software for data gathered from its RPM power monitors, allowing captured databases can be analysed against the EN50160 standard.

  • PP materials achieve melt flows of 20g/10min

    RTP Company |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    High-flow conductive polypropylene compounds for thin-wall injection moulding, which has become increasingly important for producing complex medical, electronic and biotechnological devices.

  • Precise measurement of atmospheric hydrogen

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Using a new detector from Crowcon, atmospheric levels of highly flammable hydrogen can be precisely monitored in locations such as laboratories, refineries, battery rooms and fuel cell facilities.

  • Precision balances reduce weighing time by 20%

    Mettler Toledo |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    Featuring innovative weighing technology, these balances are extremely fast, reliable and easy to use on the production line, while weighing time is reduced by up to 20%.

  • Precision guide cylinders offer accurate movement

    Bosch Rexroth |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    Precision guide cylinders offer a number of advantages over standard cylinders, notably precision movement, anti-rotation capabilities and the capacity to withstand high side loads.

  • Primer improves plastics bonding

    Permabond |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Permabond Polyolefin Primer (POP) is an ideal surface pretreatment to improve plastics bonding performance.

  • Profile rod clamps position accessories

    Elesa |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    A system of profile rod clamps is ideal for positioning small assemblies, such as for mounting of side guards on conveyors, mounting micro switches/stops or positioning machine accessories.

  • Profile rod clamps take position

    Elesa |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    The MSR.60 system of profile rod clamps is ideal for positioning small assemblies, such as mounting of side guards on conveyors.

  • Pump promises hassle-free sump emptying

    Watson-Marlow Pumps |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    The SPX is a heavy-duty peristaltic pump for simple, hassle-free sump emptying applications.

  • Pushbuttons take LEDs right onboard

    ITT Interconnect Solutions |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    The new right angle C and K ELUM illuminated pushbutton switch features an LED built in its actuator, removing the need for separate LED and light pipe on the printed circuit board.

  • PXI module offers three instruments in one

    National Instruments |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    The NI PXI-4072 FlexDMM combines a 6.5-digit multimeter, an LCR meter and a 1.8Msample/s isolated digitiser in a single-slot 3U PXI module.

  • Rack cases ease handling of control units

    Rolec Enclosures |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    Ergonomic 19in rack cases have an attractive front bezel which incorporates unique 'comfort handles' for easy handling for units connected to test and measurement devices and networking equipment.

  • Rack mount PCs permit effortless upgrades

    Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    The efficient design of rack mount PCs permits effortless upgrades of on-board components, with the front panel controls and indicators secured behind the locking front panel door.

  • Regular ballbar 'medicals' keeps machines in trim

    Renishaw |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    Monitoring machine capability with a ballbar test has proved crucial to a successful machining sub-contractor that specialises in the pharmaceutical and aerospace industries.

  • Reliable valve actuation for Colorado Springs

    Rotork |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    Rotork IQT intelligent electric valve actuators have been installed at the Colorado Springs Utilities' Ute Pass water treatment plant to secure improved reliability on the filtration equipment

  • Rinsing And Dipping

    Metrohm |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    The new Metrohm 778 Sample Processor in combination with the Metrohm Titrino automatic titrator, forms a system which features complete integral degassing of samples prior to analysis.

  • Rittal offer 1kW enclosure heaters

    Rittal |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Rittal now offer suppliers of systems housed in enclosures going into extremely cold environments a 1kW heating solution with the ability to work in environments down to -33C

  • Rotary stage boasts "best-in-class" accuracy

    Aerotech |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The ARA125 tangent rotary stage combines noncontact direct drive technology with a very low profile for demanding manufacturing, production and inspection alignment applications.

  • Rugged modular tombstone fixtures are lighter

    Kurt Manufacturing |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    Modular tombstones in 2-face and 4-face models provide lighter weight options for designing and building high density workholding for today's high speed horizontal machining centers.

  • Safety-critical platform for medical device design

    Enea HQ |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    The Enea Embedded Medical Platform (EE-Med) is a safety-critical software platform for embedded medical devices.

  • Sensor erupts with volcanic data

    Sensor Technology |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    The secrets of climate change and the formation of giant lava deposits on Mars may soon be revealed to a British professor and his research team.

  • Sensor erupts with volcanic data

    Sensor Technology |Fri, 17 Sep 2004

    During field trips to Mount Etna, Harry Pinkerton of the University of Lancaster uses equipment he has developed based on a high performance torque sensor developed by Sensor Technology

  • Sensors analyse boiler feedwater

    Endress+Hauser |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    Endress + Hauser offers a range of products for control of the water/steam cycle in thermal power generation.

  • Separating Columns Separation Efficiency

    Metrohm |Tue, 14 Sep 2004

    The attainable quality of analyses with a Metrohm Compact IC depends to a large extent on the separation efficiency of the column used.

  • Sheets meet or exceed safety and egress standards

    RTP Company |Tue, 14 Sep 2004

    Photoluminescent sheets, which meet or exceed common safety and egress standards, glow-in-the-dark and are available in roll stock or cut to length.

  • Shell stays safe with tough gas detectors

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Mon, 13 Sep 2004

    Engineering and production staff at Shell UK's Stanlow manufacturing complex are protected against gas risks by portable detectors from Crowcon.

  • Signal conditioner helps out old power stations

    Status Instruments |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    A small, yet vital, piece of instrumentation from Status Instruments is helping Cardiff based Insteng Process Automation keep Britain's coal fired power stations operational.

  • Simple To Use Soft Drinks Analyser download

    Metrohm |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    In collaboration with the soft drink industry, the Metrohm team has developed the 761 SD Compact IC - a dedicated ion chromatograph, specific for phosphoric acid determination in soft drinks.

  • Simulator optimises CNC operation

    CGTech |Tue, 7 Sep 2004

    CGTech has released the latest version of its Vericut CNC machine simulation and optimisation software.

  • Small additions to compact motor range

    maxon motor |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    Promising high efficiency and amazing durability in very compact packages, Maxon's high-tech micro-drive family includes the company's smallest motor yet.

  • Smart rack cases come easily to hand

    OKW Enclosures |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    Mettec 19in rack cases have an attractive front bezel which incorporates novel "comfort handles" for easy handling.

  • Smarter way of measuring conductivity

    Mettler Toledo |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    A conductivity meter that has electrode arm supplied as standard is specifically designed for the demands of quality control and data management.

  • Software checks out power monitor output

    Fluke Calibration |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Fluke has added new report writing software for data gathered from its RPM power monitors, allowing captured databases can be analysed against the EN50160 standard.

  • Software Collects Quality Data From Any Device

    Sartorius Mechatronics |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    Com2TCP/IP software from Sartorius collects data form any device with a serial output of any format over the standard networking protocol TCP/IP.

  • Software simplifies test system development

    National Instruments |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The latest version of the National Instruments TestStand test management software delivers increased software reuse and test development productivity for design and test integration.

  • Software speeds test development in C

    National Instruments |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    Engineers can now develop their test, measurement and automation applications faster with LabWindows/CVI 7.1, the latest upgrade of the stable and proven ANSI C development environment.

  • Software streamlines switch system development

    National Instruments |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    NI Switch Executive 2.0 is the latest version of the industry-leading switch management software that provides a system-level switch programming interface to test applications.

  • Solid-state substitute for electro-mechanical unit

    Status Instruments |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    A modern solid-state replacement for existing and aging electro-mechanical units is helping to 'keep the home fires burning' - and keep the old coal fired power stations operational

  • Special gearboxes are the norm

    Tandler Precision |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    Tandler reckons its gearboxes are unmatched for their precision, durability and design variety.

  • Speedy connections for fibre optics

    TE Connectivity |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    LightCrimp Plus connectors offer ST and AMP SC connector versions that require no polishing and no curing - just strip, cleave and crimp.

  • Spray wash cleaner makes light work of heavy oil

    Mykal Industries |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    A leading spray wash unit manufacturer in the UK has been very impressed by the performance of a spray wash cleaner that removed a large amount of grease from a very difficult to clean assembly.

  • Spring cage PCB terminals suit tight spaces

    Phoenix Contact |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    The PTSA 0.5/xxx-2.5 spring-cage PCB terminal block family from Phoenix Contact is distinguished by a user-friendly, angular spring cage connection.

  • Spring-cage PCB terminals save space onboard

    Phoenix Contact |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    The PTSA 0.5/xxx-2.5 spring-cage PCB terminal block family from Phoenix Contact is distinguished by a user-friendly, angular spring cage connection.

  • Standard screw jack is ideal for roller systems

    Hepcomotion |Wed, 1 Sep 2004

    Standard screw jack system has an exceptional variety of features and options to provide all the elements necessary where the load is uni-direc tional, such as a lifting platform.

  • Structured cabling simplifies process control

    Phoenix Contact |Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    Phoenix Contact has extended its range of structured cabling solutions to include Emerson Delta V and ABB S800 process control systems.

  • Student retrieves fifty year old sensor from skip

    Kistler Instruments |Wed, 22 Sep 2004

    A fifty year old Kistler sensor retrieved from a rubbish skip and left forgotten, proved to be still working well, and easy to recalibrate: the lucky student gets a modern miniature sensor replacement

  • Superior Illumination And Longer Life

    Stemmer Imaging |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The HFR/HFS, fibre optic light units from CCS and now available from Firstsight Vision, combine superior illumination power and longer life when compared to halogen equivalents.

  • Surfactant analysis in the process or plant lab

    Metrohm |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    The "Cationic Surfactant" sensor completes the Metrohm surfactant electrode range: its the latest polymer membrane indicator electrode for surfactant titration in aqueous media

  • Switchable SCSI terminator is 40% smaller

    TE Connectivity |Thu, 2 Sep 2004

    Designed to meet Ultra320 SCSI (SPI-4) specifications, the AMP brand LVD/SE switchable SCSI terminator features a significantly reduced size without compromising performance when compared with other t

  • Systems solutions demonstrated in Munich

    Amplicon |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    Amplicon will be presenting examples of its complete solutions capability on Stand 648 in Hall A6 at Electronica this year.

  • Test management software speeds system setup

    National Instruments |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The latest version of the National Instruments TestStand test management software delivers increased software reuse and test development productivity for design and test integration.

  • Textile materials testing service expanded

    Tinius Olsen |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    A greater range of textiles testing services are now available from a UK test house following an investment programme that included the purchase of a new Tinius Olsen H5KS testing machine.

  • The History Of Condumax download

    Michell Instruments |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Condumax was originally designed by Michell Instruments in partnership with Shell Research in 1984 to measure the hydrocarbon dew point of natural gas with optimum reliability and accuracy.

  • The most advanced hydrocarbon dew-point analyser download

    Michell Instruments |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    The launch of Condumax II by Michell marks the climax of a three year development programme to enhance the existing Condumax and create the most advanced hydrocarbon dew-point analyser available today

  • The New Cameralink To Gigabit Ethernet

    Stemmer Imaging |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    The New CameraLink to Gigabit Ethernet Adapters Dramatically Increase Transmission Distances Far Beyond Traditional Limits.

  • Thermal analyser gives data as fn of temperature

    Mettler Toledo |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    Thermal analyser measures the dimensional and mechanical properties of materials as a function of temperature - for example the expansion coefficient of composite aircraft materials.

  • Thermal analyser puts materials to the test

    Mettler Toledo |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    The TMA/SDTA841e thermal analyser adds low-temperature measurement capabilities to the Mettler Toledo TMA range.

  • Tiamo - Comfortably Compliant

    Metrohm |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    Tiamo a control and database software for titrators, dosing devices and sample changers that allows complete laboratory automation.

  • Tiny fixed life gas detector

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Mon, 13 Sep 2004

    Crowcon has developed three new variants of Eikon, its tiny single-gas detector.

  • Tiny 'fixed life' gas detector in three versions

    Crowcon Detection Instruments |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    Running without parts or maintenance for a guaranteed two years, the tiny Eikon detector is now available in three versions, to detect sulphur dioxide, ammonia or chlorine

  • Tube protects drive chains from contamination

    Igus |Fri, 24 Sep 2004

    The new, small size, fully enclosed E6 tube from Igus protects against light debris, weld splatter and sawdust.

  • Tubing aids accurate dispensing and performance

    Watson-Marlow Pumps |Wed, 1 Sep 2004

    PumpSil is a novel platinum-cured silicon tubing with a unique LaserTraceability feature.

  • Two-way contact has universal appeal

    ITT Interconnect Solutions |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    A new two-way version of the surface mount Universal Contact delivers even greater benefits of miniaturisation, versatility and cost reduction to telecomms and industrial applications.

  • Universal soluable cutting oil has high lubricity

    Master Chemical |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    High chemical and mechanical lubricity, minimal maintenance and a formulation suited to the most demanding of fluid management systems feature a high quality, universal soluble metal cutting oil.

  • Universal soluble oil boasts high stability

    Master Chemical |Thu, 30 Sep 2004

    High chemical and mechanical lubricity, minimal maintenance and a formulation suited to the most demanding of fluid management systems are the distinguishing characteristics of Trim E805.

  • Upgrade for brushless motor range

    Oriental Motor |Wed, 8 Sep 2004

    Oriental Motor, Japan's largest manufacturer of stepper and AC motors, has introduced further improvements into variants within its popular Vexta range of brushless motors.

  • Upgrade for budget-price force gauge

    Mecmesin |Tue, 14 Sep 2004

    Since Mecmesin launched two new ranges of high-specification digital force gauges last year, the BFG basic force gauge has proved to be particularly popular.

  • Upgrade for hydrocarbon dewpoint analyser download

    Michell Instruments |Wed, 15 Sep 2004

    The Condumax II marks the climax of a three year development programme to enhance the existing Condumax and create the most advanced hydrocarbon dewpoint analyser available today.

  • Upgrade gives new life to 20 year old actuators

    Rotork |Tue, 21 Sep 2004

    Rotork has completed an economical upgrade contract to give a new lease of life to 24 actuators installed on the BP Kingsbury oil logistics distribution terminal in Warwickshire.

  • User opines machining centre as capable and fast

    Heller Machine Tools |Fri, 3 Sep 2004

    To satisfy an automotive Tier 1 customer, specialised subcontractor acquired what it considers to be a very capable machining centre and a very fast one.

  • Vandal resistant switches get the blues

    Bulgin Components |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The latest addition to Bulgin's family of vandal resistant switches is a blue illuminated version - a colour particularly suited to contemporary panel designs.

  • Vandal resistant switches now with blue LEDs

    Bulgin Components |Fri, 10 Sep 2004

    The latest addition to Bulgin's family of vandal resistant switches is a blue illuminated version - a colour particularly suited to contemporary panel designs.

  • Versatile ink saves costs on the production line

    Linx Printing Technologies |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    Ideal for use on both light and dark coloured materials, a versatile ink provides greater flexibility on the production line as only one printer and one ink needs to be used.

  • Water and impact proof switches now with blue LEDs

    Bulgin Components |Mon, 13 Sep 2004

    The latest addition to the Bulgin family of 'Vandal Resistant' Switches is a blue illuminated version, a colour particularly suited to contemporary panel designs, to add to red, green and amber

  • Waterproof patchcords for Industrial Ethernet

    Bulgin Components |Mon, 20 Sep 2004

    The latest extension to the Bulgin Buccaneer range of waterproof Ethernet connectors is an 'overmoulded' version of the pre-wired patchcords, providing environmental sealing to IP68

  • Winch motors for marine applications

    Lafert Electric Motors |Wed, 29 Sep 2004

    A new range of winch motors for marine applications has been introduced by AEG Electric Motors.

  • Wire up to field terminals in minutes, not hours

    Phoenix Contact |Tue, 14 Sep 2004

    A range of structured cabling solutions has been extended to include the Emerson Delta V and ABB S800 process control systems, allowing wiring to field terminals being completed in minutes.

  • Workstations for Industrial Environments

    Rittal |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    Whether for quality control and inspection, assembly areas, manufacturing and process planning/control, laboratories, warehousing and logistics, Rittal Industrial Workstation will meet the requirement