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Corrosion resistant magnetostrictive sensors

MTS Sensors has expanded its GB-Series of programmable magnetostriction-based linear position sensors. The latest additions to the GB-Series - the GB-N family – feature a robust 1.4404 stainless ...


Actuators deliver sub-nanometre repeatability

Queensgate Instruments has released a Digital Piezo Translator (DPT) series of actuators that is said to incorporate capacitive sensors to deliver precise positioning and rapid settling. The ...


SKF offers induction heaters for large bearings

SKF has announced the introduction of the SKF Induction Heater TIH L33. The smallest in the TIH L series, this induction heater is said to be capable of heating large rolling bearings weighing up to ...


Festo extends its Optimised Motion Series

Festo has added three actuators to its Optimised Motion Series (OMS) of electrical positioning systems. These cost-effective and simple-to-use products have been designed to allow machine builders ...


SOLIDWORKS 2016 launched

Dassault Systèmes has released SOLIDWORKS 2016, the latest version of the company’s 3D design and engineering application. SOLIDWORKS 2016 is claimed to deliver new and enhanced capabilities that ...


Carbon fibre linear guide is lightest in the world

Igus has constructed its dryin W linear guide system entirely of carbon fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) to meet the growing demand for weight saving, whether in the aerospace, automotive or medical ...





High precision vibration measurement

Delphin Technology has introduced the Expert Vibro, a compact measurement device for the acquisition of transient signals and vibrations. The Expert Vibro is equipped with 16 synchronous analogue ...


World’s first IO-Link controlled servo drive

Festo has launched the CMMO-LK low cost drive controller, claimed to be the world’s first IO-Link controlled servo drive. The CMMO-LK can be connected with any IO-Link master or any Modbus TCP ...


A lightweight alternative to corrugated tubes

Igus has extended its range of energy supply systems with the introduction of ‘e-skin’, a lightweight, versatile alternative to conventional corrugated tubes. The easy-to-open hose is said to be ...


Position sensors feature 10m range

Variohm EuroSensor has expanded its position sensor range to include models that are available ex-stock from Celesco Inc. Aimed at demanding applications in outdoor mobile equipment such as cranes, ...





Standard and super ball bushings from HepcoMotion

HepcoMotion’s range of linear ball bushings are claimed to offer interchangeability with all major manufacturers and incorporate a rigid steel outer sleeve with between three and six ball circuits, ...



Fast cure potting silicone

LOCTITE has released LOCTITE Si 5611, an alkoxy silicone that is claimed to bring gap filling and sealing capacity, durability and resistance to humidity and UV radiation to electronic component ...





The world’s leading bearing measurement system

Taylor Hobson has released the Form Talysurf PGI Bearings, bearing measurement system. It is said to be easy to set up and use for the critical analysis of high precision bearings, radius, form, ...