Easily-accessible information on the latest commercially-available technology that can help the design engineer do his or her job more efficiently.

Small robot for sterile environments

The new VP-G2 Sterile Robot, which has been developed by DENSO for sterile cleanroom environments, is now available from AA Robotics. With a maximum payload of 2Kg this small robot has been ...

Trelleborg develops lightweight brake pedal

Trelleborg Automotive has launched an innovative lightweight hybrid brake pedal. Due to its advanced design, the pedal offers significant cost-saving benefits to car manufacturers, while also ...

Luvocom materials for linear drives

By selectively combining various additives such as carbon fibres and incorporable lubricants with different base polymers, Luvocom has succeeded in developing plastics capable of performing their ...

Conductive coatings offer cost-effective shielding

Conductive paints give designers a great deal more choice and flexibility versus traditional approaches when looking to easily and cost effectively shield their plastic enclosures and equipment ...

ARPRO performance enables stronger solutions

ARPRO FR can be used in even more industrial applications within the construction and electrical devices sectors. The benefit of ARPRO FR is to extend the possible applications where its light weight ...

PU sealant protects surfaces

Clearlok Polyurethane Sealant from Birchwood Casey provides a clear, hard, high gloss protective finish over trivalent zinc chromate finishes without significant dimensional change.

Swinghandle provides flexibility

The new Southco Plastic H3 Swinghandle expands on a robust line of swinghandles with a lightweight, cost-efficient version. Constructed of flammable-resistant nylon, the H3 suits indoor applications ...

New guide to adhesive cure

Given that the use of adhesives for structural bonding is on the increase and that there is a corresponding need for greater awareness of the issues involved, understanding how this works is ...

Electronic latch integrates with access systems

FDB Panel Fittings' new Electronic Latch Lock is designed to meet the requirements of system specifiers, the standard slam lock module can be integrated into any existing access control system which ...

Sub-sea bearings from SKF

SKF has announced the availability of its specialised bearing solutions for sub-sea screw pumps, which help enable oil extraction as low as 3,000 meters in a single-step process.

Updated linear motors application guide

Aerotech has released an updated edition of its popular Linear Motors Application Guide including a new section on applying linear motors as components in servo positioning systems.

Self-lube integrated bearing units

NSK's RHP range of Self- Lube housed bearing units helps OEM manufacturers and end users to improve their competitiveness, cutting build and maintenance times by reducing bearing complexity and ...

New linear motion guide bearing

Aimed at cost-sensitive applications across industrial automation, including pick and place, materials handling, packaging equipment and transport technology, the new 400-Series ball profile linear ...

Corrosion-resistant linear motion

A new addition to HepcoMotion's LBG linear ball guide range is now available with a cost-effective, corrosion resistant coating.

New models for inverter series

NORD Drivesystems will shortly add new models to its SK 500E series of cabinet-mounted frequency inverters: The new size 7 inverters cover rated motor outputs between 30 and 37 kW.

ETH sets new standards

The series of ET electro-thrust cylinders has been completely redesigned and enhanced. It now offers improved power density, in other words high forces and small frame sizes.

New low power oscillators

Euroquartz has released two new ranges of low power oscillators in miniature surface mount packages.

Small bevel gearboxes

Precision engineered components manufacturer Ondrives has added a new series of small bevel gearboxes to its range of gear reducers.