SICK UK has announced the launch of the outdoorScan3, the first laser scanner in the world to be safety-certified for use outdoors. The outdoorScan3 Safety Laser Scanner safely and reliably monitors hazardous areas around machines and industrial vehicles outdoors with a high level of availability.
Future engineers have built an electrically driven racing car for Formula Student. For the “Speeding Scientists Siegen” Racing Team (S3) KEB Automation is supporting the vehicle drive of the future: e-mobility in the endurance test. But how does this relate to auxiliary power drives for buses?
The final of the Manufacturing Technologies Association’s (MTA) flagship school’s competition, the Technology, Design and Innovation (TDI) Challenge took place this week at the European headquarters of Yamazaki Mazak in Worcester.
If cables are to be harnessed, finding the matching connector is relatively easy. Unfortunately, they are often not available from the manufacturer in such small quantities. igus now offers an additional service with its new online connector shop. Visit www.igus.co.uk/connectorshop to find the right connector and order from stock with no minimum order quantity.
Fürth, Germany, July 2019 – Aerotech, provider of high-performance motion control and positioning systems, is presenting the third PWM digital drive controller within this year: The XC2 PWM is a high-performance, single-axis motor drive with a narrow compact housing for motion control applications.
As a company committed to ongoing product development Reich Kupplungen have now further enhanced their ELBO series of flexible pin couplings and added extra sizes. The already successful ELBO series provides a modular pin coupling with nominal torques of 140 kNm to 1,300 kNm. ELBO is designed specifically for applications with high torque requirements and […]
RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel provider of industrial and electronic products and solutions, has announced availability of two brand-new ranges of test and measurement devices from Tektronix: the 3 Series MDO (mixed-domain oscilloscope) and the 4 Series MSO (mixed-signal oscilloscope).
Top considerations for building an enclosure When refining product design, the manufacturer, purchaser and end user will all approach equipment requirements from different perspectives. While the manufacturer may be more concerned with keeping production costs low, the end user will be more interested in the usability and functionality of the final product. Here Simone Bruckner, […]
World leader in the production of welding and cutting equipment and consumables, ESAB, is helping a British team with a serving military pilot at the helm to build a jet hydroplane with the aim of smashing the long-standing world water speed record. Project Lead David Aldred, is along with his team constructing ‘Longbow’ – a […]
A technological advance in materials science is supporting customers to increase productivity, by offering more than a 50% increase in the lifespan of crucibles used in the aluminium casting process*. VAluStar™ crucibles are the latest and most advanced range of crucibles developed by Morgan Advanced Materials.
New range offers enhanced performance, reduced emissions and greater refinement The braking specialist brand from DRiV™, has launched a new composite rotor range that reduces weight by up to 30%, helping to enhance vehicle efficiency and improve braking performance. As a result of extensive R&D, the advanced rotors feature a high carbon cast iron surface […]
In the last 18-months, Brillopak has installed a range of fully automated pick and place packing lines at three of Morrisons fresh produce and fruit manufacturing sites.