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    Concave cylindrical LEDs

    October 7, 2004 by Staff LEDtronics has announced Concave Cylindrical 5 mm (T1-3/4) discrete LEDs that emit light said to be as bright at its edges as it is in the centre.
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    Parallel long stroke grippers

    October 4, 2004 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: Designed for use in confined spaces, the Robohand DPL series features jaws supported throughout the length of the body enabling long finger applications. Grip forces ranges from 152 to 406 lb. with strokes ranging in 6 sizes from 1.57 to 5.51 in.
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    Serial configuration cable for servos

    October 4, 2004 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: Animatics Corp. has introduced the Add-A-Motor serial configuration cable. With the cables and Animatics SmartMotors, the servo system is said to be ready to plug and play.
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    Pressure-applying cylinders

    October 4, 2004 by Staff Low friction, pressure-applying cylinders series MQP metal seal type models from SMC Pneumatics cover a pressure force control range of 0.01N to 200N.
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    Open circuit piston pump

    October 4, 2004 by Staff Denison has developed the Electronic Proportional Compensator (EPC) for its line of PV Series hydraulic piston open circuit pumps. The EPC control is field retrofittable to existing pumps with standard C, F and L compensators.
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    Actuators convert rotary motion into linear motion

    September 30, 2004 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: Roh'lix linear actuators from Zero-Max convert rotary motion to linear travel and carry loads at speeds up to 70 ips, depending on size. Designed to handle thrust rated between 5 and 200 lb, loads can be attached to the carrier block using two cap screws.
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    Magnetostrictive position sensors

    September 30, 2004 by Staff DPN WEB EXCLUSIVE: MTS Sensors has announced the R-Series sensor as the latest innovation in the Temposonics line of magnetostrictive position sensors. The R-Series is a digitally-based "smart" sensor is said to feature enhanced output capabilities and improved sensing performance and accuracy.
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    Coalescers and separators

    September 30, 2004 by Staff Coalescers and separators for different air/oil and liquid/liquid applications have been announced by Allied Group, Inc. Compressed gases and air are coalesced to an efficiency of 99.9999%, with pressures to 6000 psi.
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    Oil-shear clutch/brakes

    September 30, 2004 by Staff Tested to 40 million cycles, Posidyne X Class oil-shear clutch/brakes from Force Control Industries are said to provide 2x to 5x higher cycle speeds and up to 10x the service life of conventional dry clutch brakes.
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    Pressure, flow controller

    September 30, 2004 by Staff Dwyer Instruments, Inc. has announced the Series DH DigiHelic differential pressure controller. The controller is a suitable instrument for pressure, velocity and flow applications, achieving a 0.5% full scale accuracy on ranges from 5 to 100 in. w.c.
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