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Batch controller for flowmeters

Titan Enterprises’ batch controller, Metra-Batch, is specifically designed for flowmeters or machinery with pulse or frequency outputs.


Laser machining made easy

LG Motion, designer and manufacturer of motion control products and systems, has released CAD/CAM software from Polaris which enables a machine operator to design parts, import part files run by the ...



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 ...




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 ...



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 ...






Insulated bearings for inverter motors

NSK has developed a range of ceramic-coated bearings for use in general industrial machinery applications. These insulated bearings have been designed to help support the growing adoption of ...