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    High capacity rocker switches

    September 13, 2005 by Staff NKK Switches has announced the SW3800 series of high capacity rocker switches that are UL Recognized and CSA Certified. Available devices include double pole and three pole rocker switches, with maintained circuits in single or double throw configurations.
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    Fans feature intelligent thermal control capabilities

    September 13, 2005 by Staff Sunon, Inc., has announced the Smart Fan products line, offering internal methods to control fan speeds according to ambient temperatures. The Smart Fan concept offers a variety of sensor technologies provided within the immediate fan housing.
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    September 2005: Spotlight on Factory Automation

    September 6, 2005 by Staff Spotlight on Factory Automation includes fieldbus systems, connectors and sensors. Included in this issue: Weidmuller, WAGO, Rockwell Automation, Keyence Canada, National Instruments, Dorner Manufacturing, Danaher Industrial Controls Group, Turck, Balluff, Pilz Automation and Pepperl+Fuchs.View PDF:
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    September 2005 CAD Chronicle

    September 6, 2005 by Staff Product news from the world of CAD Software & Hardware. This issue:  Synergis Software, Raindrop Geomagic, 3DQuickTools Ltd., Scientific Forming Technologies, Agilent Technologies and Oc√ÉÀÜ. View PDF
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    Adhesive transfer film for high temperature applications

    August 30, 2005 by Staff Scapa North America has introduced Unifilm U800B, an unsupported acrylic adhesive transfer film said to perform extremely well in end use applications requiring high temperature resistance. 
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    Power-over-Ethernet single port power injectors

    August 29, 2005 by Staff Phihong has introduced its PSA19U and PSA29U high power single port power injectors for Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) applications.
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    Multi-axis handling automation system

    August 29, 2005 by Staff The Easy-2-Combine system from Bosch Rexroth Canada is asolution for multi-axis automation tasks with individual components that can be combined in what are said to be simple, time-saving assembly steps. The result is said to be that the most common applications in assembly technology can now be done with standardized interfaces.
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    Metal body safety interlock switch

    August 29, 2005 by Staff Scientific Technologies, Inc. has introduced the Metal Body T4016 Series safety interlock switch designed for a minimum of two million actuations.  Units are available in a variety of 4 contact pole versions that provide 2 poles for dual channel safety monitoring, with 2 additional poles for status monitoring.
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    Switches meet RoHS directive

    August 29, 2005 by Staff EAO has announced its Series 44 range of industrial control switches meet the latest RoHS directive restricting the use of hazardous substances in electronic equipment. The plastic and contact materials of the series of 22.5 and 30.5 mm switches are free of potentially toxic cadmium based pigments.
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    World’s smallest linear actuator

    August 29, 2005 by Staff Haydon Switch & Instrument Inc. offers a Size 8 hybrid external linear actuator, the size of 21 mm square (0.8") said to make it the world’s smallest linear actuator.
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