Control & Automation

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Complete system solutions for laboratory automation

In laboratory automation, suppliers have to provide complete system solutions, with comprehensive engineering support throughout the product lifecycle. This support should include use of the latest ...


Ultra-slimline bearings enable downsizing

Schaeffler has developed a new slimline drawn cup needle roller bearing with a radial section height of just 1.5mm – a radical reduction for this type of bearing.



Brevini Power Transmissions

Brevini Power Transmissions is displaying at the 2011 Offshore Europe exhibition on stand 1D38. Its dedicated sales team will be on hand to provide advice and information on its wide product range ...


Vegapass and Vegamag

The Vega range of bypass chamber, bridle and magnetic level indicator (MLI) options now comes under new names.


Superyacht garage doors powered by Astrosyn motors

Garage doors for cars carried on superyachts are being powered by dc motors from Astrosyn International Technology. The motors are used to drive hydraulic power packs, which also operate the yachts' ...




SKF DryLube bearings

SKF has announced the its DryLube Bearing. The bearing contains a specially engineered graphite mixture, eliminating the need for grease re-lubrication; delivering reliable, improved performance and ...




The servo solution for industry

Stober KS right angled gearboxes are designed for servo applications, particularly if high demands are required for dynamic or continuous duties at high speeds.




Lenze to offer higher power drives

Lenze is to offer the low cost and ease-of-use benefits of its SMVector IP31 series of drives in the more powerful 37kW and 45kW versions.




High-speed ballscrews run quietly

NSK has launched its HMS series of ballscrews that offer improved traverse rates, precision, and quiet running. The series features a newly developed ball recirculation system that improves noise ...



Brake system for linear guide

HepcoMotion has developed a simple mechanism to allow linear motion systems to be manually locked at any position along the rail.


Iglidur Q2 maintenance free bearings

Polymer bearings specialist Igus UK has introduced a heavy duty plastic plain bearing. The lubricant and maintenance free Iglidur Q2 bearing is made of a tribological material mix that is injection ...


Out of the box solution for linear applications

Macro Sensors is to offer a complete 'out of the box' solution for linear position gauging that combines spring-loaded, AC-operated linear variable differential transformer (LVDT) position sensors ...



Quattro – power and precision from Stober

The demand for higher accelerating torques and increased torsional rigidity in Planetary Gearheads comes mainly from the machine tool, handling and robotics sectors.