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  • Powerful Benefits of IIoT in Manufacturing

    February 22, 2019

    Welcome to the connected world. Virtually every home today has some form of connected device be it a smartphone, Alexa, Google Home, video doorbells, networked sprinkler systems, smart plugs and smart lighting, and yes, networked refrigerators and microwaves. We can start our cars and unlock our...

  • New Belt Speed Sensor

    February 21, 2019

    The Model BSD (belt speed detector) is a "traction action" motion control that indicates when a conveyor belt has slowed or quit moving altogether. The unit can be adjusted as an overspeed, underspeed, or zero speed control. The output of the Model BSD can be wired into a PLC or DCS, or...

  • SMART Becomes Standard in Vacuum Generator

    February 21, 2019

    piCOMPACT23 SMART is an IO-Link-ready vacuum generator platform available from Piab. Offering operation with either standard 24V IO or IO-Link, the new SMART compact all-in-one ejector is ready to meet the future. Previously offered as an optional added feature, IO-Link is now included as a...

  • Zero Speed Switches for Slow-Speed Applications

    February 19, 2019

    Dazic zero speed switches provide an instant alert or relay throw if the rotary motion of equipment stops or deviates from standard operating parameters. Interlocked as part of a conveyor system or other shaft-driven process components, the 8100 Series detects changes in motion from 0.5 to 25 RPM...

  • Flowrox, Inc.

  • Cardinal Scale Unveils New Digital Weight Indicators

    February 12, 2019

    Cardinal Scale’s new 185 Rival is a durable weight indicator with bright-green LCD for easy viewing. The washdown IP66-rated attractive molded ABS enclosure is built for durability in harsh indoor or outdoor weighing applications. Also available with rechargeable battery power, the model 185B...

  • Amandus Kahl USA Corporation

  • Micromeritics 2019 Instrument Operator Training Schedule

    February 7, 2019

    Micromeritics Instrument Corp. announces it has scheduled 18 training classes as part of its “Instrument Operator” continuing education program. The two- to three-day training classes are held at Micromeritics Learning Center in Norcross, GA and are designed to assist both beginners...

  • Loadout Automation Application for Feed Mills

    January 30, 2019

    Sterling Systems & Controls offers its automation application module for the loadout of feed materials in feed mills, pet food manufacturing facilities, or for use in other agricultural and industrial applications. The system ensures the transport of the correct product to the desired location...

  • Report Provides Guidelines for Simulation of Powder Handling Processes Using DEM

    January 22, 2019

    EDEM, a market leader in Discrete Element Method (DEM) technology for bulk and granular materials simulation, has published a key report providing a comprehensive review of the latest research and advances in the field of powder calibration alongside guidelines for realistic simulations of...