Food & Beverage

Submitted on Wed, 10/07/2020
Parker's Expanding the ACR7000 Multi-Axis Motion Controllers Family

Parker’s Electromechanical & Drives Division announced another expansion of the ACR7000 series product line. The ACR7000 series combines performance, value and scalability that exceeds OEM expectations.

Submitted on Fri, 10/02/2020
Omron D40ML RFID Magnetic Locking Safety Switches

Omron's D40ML magnetic latching combines with RFID technology to deliver high holding force and tamper resistance safety switches.

Submitted on Fri, 10/02/2020
Omron D40P Hall-Effect Coded Magnet Non-Contact Safety Switches

Omron's D40P series of switches use coded magnet actuators and Hall effect technology to provides solid state outputs. This provides increased longevity versus the conventional reed style output or keyed door switches.

Submitted on Fri, 10/02/2020
Omron F3SG Safety Light Curtains

Omron's F3SG series of safety light curtains offer a complete lineup of light curtains that comply with global safety standards and a wide range of functionality that covers all aspects from design through to maintenance.  Learn more in our model option comparison chart.

Submitted on Mon, 08/24/2020
K6PM Thermal Condition Monitor

Industrial automation solution provider Omron Automation Americas releases new K6PM Thermal Condition Monitor designed to provide continuous thermal monitoring of critical components and reduce uplanned downtime caused by device failures.

Submitted on Thu, 08/20/2020
CX Programmer Level 1 Virtual Training

This is a live-streaming, instructor-led online course covering the configuration and programming of Omron’s CP1, CS1, and CJ2 Series Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) using CX-Programmer, a component of Omron’s CX-ONE suite of automation programming utilities.

Submitted on Thu, 08/20/2020
Omron Sysmac Programming Virtual Training

This is a live-streaming, instructor-led online course covering the configuration and programming of the controller using Sysmac Studio’s integrated environment and the built-in simulation tool.

Submitted by Randy Mulvaney || Valin Corporation
on Tue, 08/11/2020
Silicon-Controlled Rectifier Power Controls: Worth the Investment

In terms of what matters to most in the field today, it is safe to assume that reliability, flexibility, accuracy and cost are at the top of the list. With these factors in mind, implementing a silicon-controlled rectifier (SCR) control system for an electric heater is often an optimal approach.

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.