Virtual reality and servo motors: a dynamic partnership – With efficient torque density, the 3 DOF (degrees of freedom) platforms powered by KOLLMORGEN Servo for a VR roller coaster become reality

Nowadays servo motors are used not only in industry and mechanical engineering, but also in innovative areas such as Virtual Reality. In this context, word of KOLLMORGEN’s high-performance motor and drive technology has spread as far as India. KOLLMORGEN helped to drive the 3 DOF platforms for a high-tech virtual reality application for Smaaash in […]

UNICUT INCREASES PRODUCTIVITY TO MEET DEMAND WITH STRATEGIC INVESTMENT IN SIX TURN-MILL CENTRES FROM CITIZEN MACHINERY UK.

Unicut Precision invested over £1.5 million in seven machine installations during late 2017 of which six were by Citizen Machinery UK. The Citizen Machinery supplied machines comprised two Miyano BNE-51MSY fixed head and four Cincom L12-VII sliding head mill-turn centres, with one featuring Low Frequency Vibration (LFV) technology. This contribution to improve productivity targets has […]

Data-driven defence

Data is a critical asset for military organisations, but this data is only valuable if used effectively. With this in mind, Emma Cygan, design and development engineer at steering system supplier, Pailton Engineering, addresses the need for data-driven design in military vehicle engineering.

VX25 Enclosure Transition Made Easy

Rittal is supporting control and switchgear engineering as it transitions to Industry 4.0 and adopts its new VX25 large enclosure system. The new VX25 conversion assistant for parts lists (www.rittal.com/vx25conversionhelp) provides free data and an intelligent selector and configurator, simplifying the transition from the TS 8 enclosure system to the new VX25 large enclosure system.

Seco Partners with MachineMetrics to Offer Manufacturing Analytics

As part of a global initiative to ensure the continued success of its customers, Seco Tools is expanding their customer service capabilities through a partnership with MachineMetrics. MachineMetrics’ manufacturing analytics engine will provide Seco and its customers a technological resource for their advancement into Industry 4.0. “Seco has always been committed to providing our customers […]

NORD, Product Launch: New SK 02040.1 helical worm gear unit

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has thoroughly redesigned its two-stage SK 02040.1 helical worm gear unit. The new SK 02040.1, made from high strength aluminium, replaces the previous cast iron product. The one-piece die cast UNICASE housing guarantees maximum strength and rigidity with low weight. In addition, aluminium is considerably more corrosion-resistant than steel and can be further […]

SPRAY NOZZLES AND SO MUCH MORE….

Spray nozzle specialists THE SPRAY NOZZLE PEOPLE (SNP) are pleased to announce a new range of spray control products. SNP have established themselves over the last 18 years as leading experts in spray nozzle technology advising a multitude of food process, manufacturing and chemical companies on correct nozzle selection and spray process optimisation, as quite simply the […]