Products

Easily-accessible information on the latest commercially-available technology that can help the design engineer do his or her job more efficiently.





Fully integrated microstep motor controller

Arcus Technology has developed the DMX-K-SA-11, the world’s first all-in one NEMA 11 microstep motor with driver, controller and encoder integrated into the motor’s back cap, minimising external ...


Wear-resistant tribo-powder for 3D SLS printing

Igus has expanded its 3D printing material offering with the introduction of a material suitable for Selective Laser Sintering (SLS). With the familiar wear resistance of the four already available ...





Infrared camera for industrial and academic research

The FLIR SC7000 Series is specifically designed for academic and industrial research applications that require a flexible thermal imaging camera with high sensitivity, accuracy, spatial resolution, ...





High-dynamic linear piezo nanopositioning stages

Aerotech’s QNPHD linear piezo nanopositioning stages provide the benefits of both a stage and actuator in one compact, high-stiffness package. With a direct-metrology, capacitive sensor feedback ...


Rugged thermal imaging camera

Conrad Business Supplies has added Seek Thermal's Reveal FF (Fast Frame) thermal imaging camera to its selection of thermal imaging equipment. The rugged Reveal FF offers a 36° field of view and ...


Problem solving by design

Spirolox Retaining Rings in their various different forms, solve problems for design engineers in many applications and numerous industry sectors. TFC Product Manager Simon Ward answers some typical ...


Low cost pneumatic process actuator

Festo has released an updated, configurable, low cost quarter turn actuator (DFPD). The DFPD fits into the existing range alongside pilot solenoid valves, analogue positional controllers, switch ...


Safe, speedy non-contact troubleshooting

RS Components (RS) has released the FLIR CM174 clamp meter with built-in thermal imaging to help engineers pinpoint faults such as intermittent connections, which can have thermal effects ...


Affordable thermal multimeter and ScopeMeters

RS Components (RS) has announced the addition of a thermal multimeter and a series of industrial ScopeMeters to its selection of Fluke electrical test and measurement devices and thermal imagers.




Microstep drive for OEM applications

Mclennan has released a miniature microstepping drive, aimed at OEM applications requiring step and direction control of smaller 2-phase stepper motors. The STR3 from Applied Motion Products (AMP) ...


Heavy duty encoders for extreme environments

BEI Sensors has launched the LP series of low profile encoders designed for high reliability position and speed feedback in harsh and challenging environments. Available in the UK through Variohm ...



Miniature linear guideway with position feedback

Schneeberger has released the MINISCALE bearing system, a high precision miniature guideway combined with an optical measuring system, all in one unit. The range has been developed in order to meet ...


Antistatic material for ESD-compatible applications

Igus has introduced a universal plain bearing material that is said to help prevent the build-up of electrostatic charges.Being electrically conductive, any electrostatic charge is safely discharged ...