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    Emergency stop switches

    February 22, 2005 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: IDEC has introduced the XA (16 mm) and XW (22 mm) series Emergency Stop (E-Stop) switches. The switches include a new technology called ìsafe break actionî said to provide greater levels of operator safety.
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    Driven linear transmission unit

    February 1, 2005 by Staff Bishop-Wisecarver has introduced the  HepcoMotion DLS5 belt driven linear transmission unit. The DLS5 is produced with a 50 mm wide belt and manufactured on a aluminum beam of up to 6 m and fitted with a HepcoMotion GV3 precision ground slide.
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    Linear drive speed control

    February 1, 2005 by Staff Uhing ìrolling ringî drives now feature two design options for fine adjustment of linear speed, neither of which requires electronic controls or programming. A control lever/dial provides 100 discrete settings, permitting changes to the driveís linear pitch (distance traveled per shaft revolution) in 0.01 in. increments.
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    Ballscrew positioning tables

    January 31, 2005 by Staff Danaher Motion has introduced IDC URS-Series ballscrew positioning tables. The tables feature a U-shaped steel guide rail, and a recirculating bearing module that provides the dual functions of a guide block and ballscrew nut.
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    Flexible, distributed controllers

    January 31, 2005 by Staff Galil Motion Control has announced DMC-31x3 Flexible-Distributed controllers designed for machines requiring multi-axis controllers operating in a distributed network.
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    Planetary servo gearhead

    January 31, 2005 by Staff The Neugart PLF-HP servo gearhead features a rotating flange that provides backlash-free operation in a compact design.
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    Composite materials design

    January 31, 2005 by Staff Vistagy, Inc. has announced version 5.0 of its FiberSIM software. The software allows engineers working with CAD systems to design products made of strong, lightweight, composite materials.
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    EDM for Inventor, SolidWorks

    January 31, 2005 by Staff Synergis Software has released engineering document management (EDM) software ñ Synergis Adept 5.2 ñ certified to support Autodesk Inventor Series 9, Autodesk Inventor Professional 9, and SolidWorks 2005.
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    Web-based computing power

    January 31, 2005 by Staff Maplesoft has announced MapleNet Commercial, a Web-based platform for deploying technical knowledge within and across departments or organizations.
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    Visual computing in Linux

    January 31, 2005 by Staff SGI has announced the Silicon Graphics Prism, a Linux OS-based visual computer product line.
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