New encoder technology for microstepping motor position verification: AMP announce capacitive encoders as alternative for stepper motor stall detection

Applied Motion Products Inc. (AMP) has recently announced an alternative encoder technology for microstepping motor position verification. Available from Mclennan, AMP’s European distribution partner, capacitive encoder technology offers advantages for applications where increased durability or space savings are required.

Versatile High Performance SWIR camera

FLIR Systems A6260sc camera sets the standard for Short Wavelength Infrared (SWIR) cameras for science and R&D applications by combining high-speed performance with fully customizable features. Incorporating a proprietary high-resolution detector, the A6250sc camera offers improved sensitivity and linearity across the full dynamic range, making it ideal for radiometry and temperature calibrated applications.

IAEA Robotics Challenge

LEMO has been supporting Rovenso, a Swiss startup, who was a finalist of the Robotics Challenge of the International Atomic Energy Agency. The event was held in Brisbane Australia. The goal of this challenge was to identify robots that will assist IAEA inspectors in carrying out their tasks. More specifically, repetitive measurement and stock identification […]

New motor and drive ranges from Leroy-Somer launched at SPS 2017 on Hall 4, stand No 4-250

Leroy-Somer, a business of the Nidec group, is preparing for the launch of new ranges at SPS IPC Drives, the Europe’s leading exhibition for electric automation, from November 14 to 16, in Nuremberg / Germany. First and foremost, Leroy-Somer will be demonstrating Commander ID300, a new integrated drive for the control of its IMfinity® induction […]

Custom manufactured process equipment – Tanks and Process Vessels

Axium Process specialises in design and fabrication of hygienic stainless steel process equipment including high-end customised stainless steel tanks, pressure vessels, mobile transfer vessels and mixing vessels manufactured complete with integrated stirring systems and CIP processes. The company, which can supply full certification packs including materials, weld maps, surface finish, non-destructive testing and Notified Body […]

ADAMS PLACES FIRST MORNING OPEN HOUSE ORDER THAT LEADS TO £3.4 MILLION CITIZEN BONANZA FROM 300 VISITORS.

Within a couple of hours of Citizen Machinery UK opening its doors for the Technology Days Open House, three directors of precision sub-contractor Adams Engineering (Ilkeston) ordered a Citizen Cincom L32 –VIII sliding head turn-mill centre to increase its installed base of Citizen Machinery UK supplied machines to five. Said Managing Director Robert Roberts: “We […]

Optimise part mark verification with new white paper

New white paper from Pryor reveals how manufacturers can verify the quality of part marks to optimise inventory control and asset tracking processes. With inventory control and asset tracking more important than ever across the manufacturing sectors, the world-leading marking, identification and traceability specialist Pryor has published a free white paper, which explains how manufacturers can […]