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Submitted on Wed, 07/29/2020
Omron HD-1500 Autonomous Mobile Robot

Omron's HD-1500 autonomous mobile robot has a 1,500kg payload capacity built specifically for industrial automation applications. This mobile robot will reduce the need for forklifts and will allow manufacturers to do more with less equipment, safely.

Submitted by Iwaki Air
on Tue, 07/14/2020
Pros and Cons of Air Powered Pumps

When designing a pump system, the way the unit is powered must come into consideration. The two most prominent ways of powering a pump are via electrical power or compressed air.

Submitted on Tue, 07/07/2020
Walchem Software Upgrades

Walchem has added a ton of new features to their W100, W600 and W900 Series controllers built around requests from their customers.

Submitted on Thu, 07/02/2020
Parker ACR7000 Multi-Axis Servo Controller

Parker's ACR7000 Multi-Axis Servo Controller combines performance, value and scalability that meets and exceeds OEM expectations. The 7000 series utilizes re-imagined hardware designs, well-suited for table top and laboratory style instruments.

Submitted on Thu, 06/25/2020
Omron Sysmac Starter Kits

Jump-start your move into factory automation and IIoT with Omron Sysmac starter kits. Omron's Sysmac Starter Kits give you everything you need to design a complete project.

Submitted on Mon, 06/22/2020
Contamination Prevention and Safety in the Semiconductor Industry

UE Precision Sensors worked with leading semiconductor manufacturer's to create state-of-the-art products that assist with contamination prevention and safety by monitoring pressure, flow, level and temperature at all times.

Submitted on Thu, 06/18/2020
Iwaki Air 3/8″ TC-X 100/101 Series Pump

Iwaki Air's 3/8” TC-X 100/101 Series pump is great for drum unloading where frequent start/stop actions are required. Available in a metallic or non-metallic body with endless diaphragm possibilities, this series drops into the Yamada DP-10 footprint.

Submitted on Thu, 06/18/2020
Products Designed for Harsh Washdown Environments

Public, media and regulatory attention has focused on the sanitary practices of production facilities, with almost no industry being exempt. The potential costs of recalls, fines and long-term brand damage is compelling producers to take additional steps to ensure consumer wellbeing.

Submitted on Mon, 06/08/2020

Traditional process stream carbon adsorption has utilized relatively large loose carbon granules. The carbon granules are typically held within replaceable filter canisters.

Submitted on Thu, 06/04/2020
Motors for Extreme Environments

Valin provides quality motor products designed to perform in environments and applications where ordinary motors are unsuitable.