Kollmorgen’s Servo Drive with Auto-Tuner boasts multiple motion buses

Friday, December 30, 2011

Kollmorgen’s (www.kollmorgen.com) AKD(TM) servo drive functionally provides support to the CANopen® drive, EtherCAT® drive, base analog drive and indexing drive with just a single drive SKU. This delivers…

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Allied Motion offers best performance coreless motors

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Allied Motion (www.alliedmotion.com) has announced its newest range of coreless motors that will bring best in class power density and torque to size ratio, including a high acceleration…

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Molex Reveals Brad HarshIO Ethernet I/O Modules

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Molex, Inc. (www.molex.com) has introduced its new Brad HarshIO Ethernet I/O Modules with Fast Start-Up (FSU) and QuickConnect (QC) technologies that provide a solution in connecting industrial controllers…

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Grundfos’ new fieldbus concept helps improve communication

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Grundfos (www.grundfos.com) announced that it has developed a new Communication Interface Unit (CIU) and Communication Interface Module (CIM) which facilitates the connection of Grundfos’ products to standard fieldbus…

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Cognex DataMan 8000 series integrates Ethernet, RS-232 and USB

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Cognex Corporation (www.cognex.com) has introduced the all-new DataMan 8000 series, which is the wireless version of its DataMan handheld industrial ID scanner. Featuring Cognex Connect capabilities, the new…

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Bosch Rexroth’s New Ball Rail System for Humid to Wet Production Environments

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Charlotte, NC – Bosch Rexroth’s new NFRG ball rail system is well-suited for use in humid to wet production environments. The profiled rail and the ball runner block…

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Aerotech unveils A3200 MotionPAC software-based PLC

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Aerotech (www.aerotech.com) has announced that it has integrated the A3200 MotionPAC software-based programmable logic controller (PLC) with its A3200 motion controller to optimize programming quality and efficiency while…

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SICK’s safety laser scanners increases availability for BMW1 series

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

World-leading carmaker BMW has standardized the use of SICK’s (www.sick.com) S3000 safety laser scanners at all locations worldwide. The S3000 safety laser scanners from SICK that integrates PROFINET…

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OMRON to Expand Fiber Amplifier Sensor Communication Portfolio

Monday, December 19, 2011

OMRON (www.omron.com) is all set to expand its portfolio with the release of its new open network fiber amplifier sensor communication units as well as a fiber amplifier…

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TI unveils new Stellaris ARM Cortex-M microcontroller motor control kit

Monday, December 19, 2011

Texas Instruments Incorporated (www.ti.com) has expanded its motor control solutions portfolio with the addition of DK-LM3S-DRV8312, which is a motor control kit suitable for spinning three-phase brushless motors…

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