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IoT developers kit

An IoT Learner Kit provides an end-to-end learning solution for makers, hardware and software developers and students looking to get started with IoT development and can be used in conjunction with ...



Plug-in EMC filter for WEG’s CFW100 Mini Drive

WEG has launched an easy-to-install plug-in EMC filter to enable engineers to deploy the CFW100 Mini Drive in a wider range of simple engineering applications. The CFW100 Mini Drive is said to be the ...


Flexible and safe explosion-proof motors

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS supplies explosion-protected motors worldwide. Drawing on an extensive SAP-managed modular product range, the global manufacturer is able to quickly and comfortably configure drives ...



Perfect marriage for lightweight performance

Dyneema Carbon hybrid composites are claimed to represent the next step in the evolution of carbon. The world’s strongest fibre is said to significantly improve the performance of pure carbon ...


ITI releases CADIQ version 9.1

International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI) has introduced CADIQ 9.1, the latest edition of its CAD model validation application. CADIQ identifies model-based design issues that adversely impact ...


Delivering Industry 4.0-ready intralogistics

Festo has announced the Multi-Carrier-System (MCS), its Industry 4.0-ready linear motor track system, jointly developed with Siemens. MCS is an adaptable, modular transport solution for manufacturing ...



Ex position switch for sub-zero applications

The light and robust Ex 97 switching devices with plastic housings from steute are tested and certified according to ATEX and IECEx for use in Gas Ex zones 1 and 2, as well as dust Ex zones 21 and ...




Smaller, faster, easier pumping

The Viking Motor Speed pump, from Michael Smith Engineers, is designed to run at higher speeds and deliver increased flows resulting in a more cost-effective pumping solution requiring less space and ...


NSK extends high load actuator portfolio

NSK has enhanced its range of compact actuators for high load applications in industrial machines. The Toughcarrier series, which adds to the company’s existing Monocarrier MCH family, is a ...


Safety for compact stepper motors

B&R Industrial Automation's compact ACOPOSmicro Stepper drive is now available with Safe Torque Off (STO). A safety function that will be added to all ACOPOSmicro drives over time.



Improved roller guideway MR 45 from Schneeberger

A new generation of roller guideway, the Schneeberger Monorail MR 45, is now available from LG Motion.The Swiss German manufacturer has collated customer feed-back on the performance of its products ...





Miniature motor performance and durability

Portescap’s 22ECP series brushless and slotless miniature motors feature optimised speed/torque performance characteristics in two length versions with 80 or 120W continuous output power.


Easy, rugged, stand-alone RFID scanner

SICK has launched the RFU650, a long-range read/write RFID device that delivers compact, stand-alone RFID identification and traceability without requiring complex programming or separate external ...


Flowmeters for critical applications

For critical flow measurements, Titan Enterprises has established itself as a leading manufacturer of off-the-shelf meters or fully bespoke OEM flow systems for challenging applications.


Fully integrated proximity probe

Sensonics has introduced a range of proximity sensors with an integrated driver suitable for measuring shaft vibration, position and speed on rotating plant. Building on its Senturion proximity probe ...


User-friendly handheld test and measurement devices

Conrad Business Supplies has introduced five families of handheld test and measurements devices from Testo. The twelve new products of the 770, 760, 755, 750 and 745 families provide intuitive and ...