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ANSYS 18.1 expands pervasive engineering simulation

ANSYS is continuing to build upon the digital exploration and digital prototyping capabilities released in ANSYS 18 with the release of ANSYS 18.1. The software is said to enable organisations to ...







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 ...




Easy programming precision dosing pump

Verderflex has released the Vantage 5000, an advanced next generation peristaltic pump system with touch screen technology and intuitive operating system.


Low-cost robots simplify complex tasks

RS Components has launched the easily programmable R12 and R17 benchtop robots. The robots are claimed to be capable of undertaking complex tasks, including product testing, sample handling, parts ...


Eaton launches maintenance-free 2-pole DC contactors

Eaton has released the DILDC300/600 range of hybrid contactors to ensure reliable control of frequent DC switching. Compact and dependable, these contactors are said to support loads of 300 to 600A ...



Multi-coloured light effects

Murrelektronik has released a version of its EMERGENCY STOP button with an illuminated RESET button in the housing. The device can be integrated into the installation into electronic installations ...


Advanced high-speed LWIR camera

FLIR Systems has released the X6570sc high-speed infrared camera, the latest in its X6000sc series of cameras for engineers, researchers, and scientists. This longwave infrared (LWIR) high ...


High load bearings for ball screw drives

NSK now manufactures its BSBD series of axial angular contact ball bearings in its HPS standard for high precision bearings. HPS (High Performance Standard) means these new bearings offer higher load ...


Fast curing matrix resin

Henkel’s LOCTITE MAX 2 composite matrix resin for resin transfer moulding (RTM) processes is extremely fast curing, ensuring more economic processes and improved throughput.



Food safe PowerGear gearboxes

Drive Lines has released a food safe version of its PowerGear spiral bevel gearbox manufactured by MS Graessner. It has a gear housing coated with Duralloy-TDC (thin dense chrome), a material which ...


Intrinsically safe gas detection camera

FLIR Systems has announced the FLIR GFx320, an optical gas imaging (OGI) camera for the oil and gas industry that is designed for use in potentially explosive atmospheres. The FLIR GFx320 detects and ...


Compact rotation module for tight spaces

Motion plastics specialist igus has developed a compact rotation module (CRM), which revolves around its own axis, even in confined spaces. As with all rotary energy chain systems from igus, the CRM ...




Onshape upgrades for top-down design

Onshape has updated its full-cloud CAD design software functionality, introducing the capability to edit parts within the context of assemblies.