maxon motor Launches New CANopen Positioning Module

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

As an addition to the digital positioning controllers of the EPOS family, maxon motor now presents an OEM version. The miniaturized EPOS2 Module 36/2 is designed to control…

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Watertight Integrated AC Servo Motors

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

JVL’s large MAC800 motor (750W) is now available in a model that offers IP65 protection. This makes the MAC800 well-suited for applications in more demanding environments common in…

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Small Integrated Servo Breaks 1HP Barrier

Friday, March 27, 2009

Santa Clara, CA – Animatics Corporation announces the latest release in their OEM Series of SmartMotors™, the new SM3416DT-PLS2™. The SM3416DT-PLS2 features an innovative new 8-pole, segmented stator…

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PBC Linear Actuator Gives Green Energy a Lift

Friday, March 27, 2009

In an economy that is gearing more towards green energy, PBC Linear is helping lay down the initial framework. Utilizing the high-accuracy PLA linear actuator, a cutting edge…

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Tritex™ II Series Electric Actuators

Friday, March 27, 2009

Chanhassen, MN—Exlar announces the Tritex™ II Series electric actuators, offering 1500 Watt, AC powered operation and digital position control within a single, space-saving housing. These actuators combine a…

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AutomationDirect Adds More NEMA Premium Efficiency Motors

Friday, March 27, 2009

AutomationDirect now offers 1 to 10 HP Marathon NEMA premium efficiency XRI® inverter duty motors. These TEFC motors meet or exceed NEMA Premium efficiencies for optimized motor system…

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Multi-axis Machine Control

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Eden Prarie, MN – ACS Motion Control has developed a low-cost, small-footprint approach to complete machine control. Designated the SPiiPlus LF-CM, the machine controller provides multi-axis integrated control…

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RFID Slices for Turck’s Modular I/O System

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Turck has expanded its BL ident RFID product with the release of a Simple RFID (RFID-S) slice for its BL20 modular I/O system. Each RFID-S slice contains two…

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Third Generation Checker Vision Sensor from Cognex

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Cognex Corporation has added the Checker® 3G series to its Checker vision sensor product line. With simple setup, integrated part detection, lighting, I/O and job change all in…

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Bishop-Wisecarver Sponsors CA High School’s Entrance in Robotics Competition

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Pittsburg, CA – –  Always looking for new ways to spark students’ interest in engineering and science, Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation is sponsoring Heritage High School’s participation in the 2009-10…

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