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    LINEAR ENCODER FOR PRESS BRAKES

    November 14, 2005 by Heidenhain has announced a specialized encoder for press brakes. The model LS 1679 is a sealed linear scale with an integrated roller guide and is available with a resolution of 5 µm or 1 µm after 4-fold evaluation.
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    INTEGRATED MOTION CONTROLLER

    November 14, 2005 by The ServoStep product line from Animatics features a step motor, motion controller, drive-amplifier and encoder in an integrated system. The first release is a NEMA 34 frame size that produces a continuous torque capability of 650 oz in. and nominal…
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    WIRE-TO-BOARD HIGH DENSITY CONNECTOR

    November 11, 2005 by The ACH Series Wire-to-Board connector recently introduced by JST Corp., was originally designed for a dc power supply application and has a 2.0 A rating for both the 2 and 3 circuits using wire size 28 AWG. The connectors have…
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    SUBMERSIBLE MIXERS FOR WASTEWATER TREATMENT

    November 4, 2005 by Amaprop submersible propeller-type mixers from KSB Pumps Inc. are suitable for maintaining circulation in large volumes of liquid such as in municipal or industrial wastewater treatment facilities. Mixers come in one piece (single vane) and weigh approximately 50% less than conventional propellers ñ a key benefit when de-/re-installing them for service. The Amaprop propellers have KSB's ECB (Ever Clean Blade) profile to eliminate abrasion and clogging ñ even in fibre-rich, activated sludge.
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    MAGNETIC KIT ENCODERS

    November 4, 2005 by Renishaw magnetic encoder kits with an AM256 sensor chip can be used with different brushless dc motor brands. Suitable for end-of-shaft mounting and motor feedback, the magnetic kit encoders are available with axial length of 1/8 in. or 3 mm…
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    SIDE-FLEXING CHAINS

    November 4, 2005 by Rex brand LPC 1050 and LPC TableTop side-flexing chains from Rexnord Industries, Inc. are said to stay flat and level in the curves, unlike conventional beveled and TAB chain designs, which lift up on the outer edges. The patented LPC…
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    SINGLE-SOURCE MOTION CONTROL ALTERNATIVE

    November 4, 2005 by G & L Motion Control offers motion controllers, servo motors and drives, operator interfaces and a variety of software to provide a single-source motion control products alternative.
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    DATA ACQUISITION DRIVER SOFTWARE

    November 4, 2005 by National Instruments has announced the latest version of NI-DAQmx, its data acquisition driver software. With NI-DAQmx 8 driver software, engineers using all NI-DAQmx hardware √ɬ± including new PCI Express and USB DAQ devices √ɬ± can take advantage of the upgrades…
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    SINGLE AND DOUBLE DISC COUPLINGS FOR SERVOMOTORS

    November 3, 2005 by The Zero-Max line of Servo Class couplings includes single disc SD and double disc SC models. Both styles are designed to meet the precision positioning requirements and high reverse-load characteristics.
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    DIRECTIONAL CONTROL VALVES AND FIELD BUS SYSTEM

    November 3, 2005 by Parker Hannifin has introduced the Isys plug-in directional control valve line and Isysnet field bus system for general industrial applications.
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