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    Hollow pancake stepper motor

    July 19, 2005 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: Haydon Switch & Instrument, Inc. has announced a hollow pancake stepper motor that has a 2.5 in. hole in the centre for a microwave tube and is designed for applications where accurate positioning and high torque are…
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    Solar-powered wireless sensor module

    June 27, 2005 by Staff EnOcean has introduced the STM100, a solar-powered wireless sensor module. Within its custom two-stage solar cell, one stage is said to provide quick startup energy while the other charges an onboard energy reservoir.
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    IP68 die cast aluminum connector housings

    June 27, 2005 by Staff RockStar connector housings from Weidmuller are die cast aluminium housings with powder coated paint finish resist corrosion and provide EMC protection.
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    CCD laser displacement sensor

    June 27, 2005 by Staff The LK-G series laser displacement sensors from Keyence provide non-contact measurement with a resolution of 0.0004 Mil (0.01 µm), an accuracy of ±0.03%, and 50 kHz sampling speed.
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    8-bit microcontrollers include 8KB Flash

    June 27, 2005 by Staff ZiLOG, Inc. has extended its Z8 Encore! microcontroller family with the addition of the Z8F0823 series of 8KB Flash devices. The devices are fully compatible with other Z8 Encore! and Z8 Encore! XP devices.
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    June 2005 Spotlight: Motion Control

    June 21, 2005 by Staff Product news from the world of Motion Control. This issue: Magnetek, Nexen Group, Advanced Motion Controls, Elmo Motion Control, Beckhoff, Applied Motion Products, Rockwell Automation, Trust Automation, Oriental Motor, Festo and Divelbiss.
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    June 2005 CAD Chronicle

    June 21, 2005 by Staff Product news from the world of CAD Software & Hardware. This issue: Silicon Graphics, UGS, Cimatron, Maplesoft, Pathtrace and 3D QuickTools.
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    Durethane foam products replace traditional materials

    June 3, 2005 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: Foam urethane products are available from Mearthane Products Corp. in a wide range of formulations. There are two basic product lines: Durethane M, a mechanically mixed, microcellular foam with a uniform, mostly open, cell structure; and Durethane F, a chemically blown, cellular foam with a closed cell structure.
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    Pushbutton switch with sunlight readable display

    June 3, 2005 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: Electro-Mech Components, Inc. has introduced a lighted pushbutton switch featuring dual and quad lamps or LEDs, to provide high intensity brightness and sunlight. The switch also is capable of providing multi-function activation, otherwise requiring up to four individual switches, thereby offering space-savings of up to 75%.
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    1.5 A dc brush servo driver

    June 3, 2005 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: AllMotion Inc. has announced the EZSV10 programmable dc brush servo driver. The unit is 24 x 35 x 15.24 mm ñ- smaller than a standard quadrature encoder ñ and requires little or no tuning when used with most motor diameters measuring less than 1.5 in.
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