Computer Operated Control Systems

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The new Eplan Platform version 2.7 is now available

The platform’s system for consistent digitisation and an interdisciplinary focus for engineering processes allow data to be continually enhanced along the entire value chain process. Nineteen ...


World's most powerful synchronous drum motor

Automation firm Interroll has launched a powerful synchronous drum motor for belt conveyor systems. The motor has an output of up to 1.1kW, torque up to 100Nm and allows for belt speeds up to 3.34m/s.



AMP stepSERVO now available with EtherCAT

AMP (Applied Motion Products) has launched EtherCAT communications versions of its StepSERVO closed loop stepper technology products. The range covers three EtherCAT network intelligent drives with ...



5-axis articulated arms available pre-assembled

igus is offering its robolink D 5-axis articulated arms as an assembly kit consisting of arm, motor and gearbox, or now as a ready-to-connect articulated arm, enabling machine and system builders to ...




Robot dispensing systems to boost productivity

Amada Miyachi Europe offers a range of robot dispensing system options that can be fully customised for use in the automotive, electronics and solar cells, information technology and multimedia, ...


High-performance galvo scanner control

The Nmark GCL controls Aerotech's AGV series scanners, which are claimed to result in industry-leading settling times, long-term thermal stability, and micron-level tracking accuracy due to advanced ...



Multi-functional CAN-to-Ethernet gateway

HMS Industrial Networks has released the IXXAT CAN@net NT 200, a CAN-to-Ethernet gateway which allows users to connect CAN and Ethernet. Thanks to its two operating modes, CAN@net NT can be used as ...




Multi-Port Magnetic Modular Jack

Molex has introduced a 2X2 PoE 2.5Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) Multi-Port Magnetic Modular Jack, or Integrated Connector Module (ICM), joining the previously released 2X4 configuration. Currently, Molex ...



FiberMaxHP 3-6 axis photonics alignment platform

FiberMaxHP is a second-generation 3-6 axis photonics alignment platform built on Aerotech’s ANT nanopositioning product line. It is designed for critical photonics alignment in a highly automated ...







Hexapod gives accurate positioning

Aerotech has released the HEX500-350HL high-load, precision hexapod that is suited for applications in x-ray diffraction, sensor testing, and high-force device manipulation and features large ...



Parker unveils precision hydraulics controllers

The Electronic Controls Division of Parker Hannifin will unveil a number of products from its IQAN portfolio at bauma 2016. Parker’s IQAN products are claimed to enable robust, reliable and simple ...