LOVATO Electric has expanded its range of measuring instruments by adding the DMG600 and DMG610 digital multimeters.
AutomationDirect has released a new White Paper, “Processor Power and Energy Efficiency” that explains how consumer electronic microprocessor improvements also provide a catalyst for industrial automation advancements.
Wieland Electric has expanded its product line of machine safety devices with a sensorless standstill monitor compatible with all types of motors.
Hamilton, New Jersey – POSITAL has added an optional analog electronic interface to its range of explosion-proof IXARC rotary encoders.
Emphatec president Don Robinson provides a sneak preview of the BluDAQ, a Bluetooth oscilloscope that connects to a DIN rail for safe debugging in hazardous locations and industrial automation applications. Once the product receives approvals, manufacturing can commence in Canada, said Robinson.
Emphatec president Don Robinson explains how his company's MIBRIDGE® products are used to bridge existing field wiring to a new control system. By not touching the existing field wiring migrating control to a new PLC or DCS is fast and risk is significantly reduced.
For small and mid-size treatment facilities, Fluid Metering, Inc’s (FMI) valveless QDX metering pump is the answer for low volume addition of methanol for nitrate removal in wastewater effluent.
NEW BERLIN, WI – J.W. Winco Canada now offers GN 440.5 Stainless Steel Leveling Feet with Tapped Socket, Plain, with Elastomer Base Cap or Vulcanized Rubber Pad, in inch and metric sizes.
CONEC has announced the connector series ranges IP67 RJ45, USB 2.0 and LC-Duplex has a new inline coupler variant with bayonet locking on both ends, not just the outside connection, to provide a complete IP67 protected cable-to-cable connection.
AutomationDirect has added over 160 accessories designed for Hubbell-Wiegmann enclosures.
Kahn Instruments is proud to announce the new Easidew PRO XP Explosion Proof Moisture Transmitter.
At the Siemens PLM Software 2014 Analyst Event in Boston, senior VP Mainstream Engineering Karsten Newbury spoke with DPN about how the "Internet of Things" is part of a natural evolution in manufacturing.
SAN FRANCISCO – Autodesk Fusion 360, a cloud-based tool that combines 3D industrial and mechanical design, collaboration, and machining in a single package, has become the first solution of its kind available for purchase worldwide on the Mac App Store. Autodesk says.
Chuck Grindstaff, CEO & president of Siemens PLM Software, talks to DPN at its recent 2014 Analyst Event in Boston. Grindstaff outlines his company's product lifecycle strategy and its philosophy of customer engagement.
IRVINE, CA - Roland DGA Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and 3D devices, announced today the release of the monoFab™ series, including the company's first additive 3D printer, the ARM-10, and a new compact 3D subtractive milling machine, the SRM-20.
Vehicle stability is an important area of vehicle safety, which is why automotive manufacturers around the world are looking for tools to help them study stability early in their design process. In this webinar, an expert from Maplesoft demonstrates the modeling and simulation of a stability test on a multi-domain physical vehicle model, equipped with a torque-vectoring controller. An easy-to-use analysis tool will also be used to investigate the controller performance by changing the model parameters and inputs.
Javelin Technologies presents a webinar on SolidWorks product data management (PDM) solutions that help users get their design data under control, securely store and index data, apply version control, and share and collaborate on designs online with people outside their organization.
VANCOUVER, BC – AMD has unveiled new additions to the next generation AMD FirePro™ professional graphics family.
Autodesk has enhanced its simulation software portfolio with the addition of two new simulation products, Autodesk Nastran 2015 and Autodesk Nastran In-CAD 2015.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, has released Marc 2014.
The Mechanical CADD challenge at Skills Canada National Competition 2014 in Toronto featured secondary and post-secondary students completing real-world examples of 3D solid modeling, surfacing and generating 2D drawings for manufacturing.
With the World Cup wrapped, see how Lionel Messi of Argentina could have used SolidWorks Simulation to score that important tying goal in overtime from a free kick.
Spirol International Corp. has introduced the series CL600 and CL610 aluminum compression limiters.
Danielson, CT – SPIROL has released their brand new Coiled Pin Design Guide.
Rocky Hill, Conn. – Henkel Corporation has updated the Loctite Adhesive Sourcebook for 2014 to include the latest adhesive, sealant, lubricant, coating and dispensing/curing equipment technologies.
New PEM Type TSO4 self-clinching stainless steel standoffs introduced by PennEngineering provide ideal fastener solutions for stacking or spacing components to (or from) ultra-thin stainless steel panels.
Auburn Hills, Mich. – DE-STA-CO will introduce a new line of workholding clamps at the AeroDef Manufacturing Summit and Exposition in Long Beach, Calif., next month.
Masterbond has released a new White Paper entitled ‘Clearly Superior Epoxies for Optical Applications.’
East Providence, RI- Nordson EFD has published a white paper that helps the reader determine the best dispense valve system for specific medical device applications.
ASME B18.24 digital fastener catalog demo features Jeff Abell of CADENAS PARTsolutions shows users just how easy it is to spec, configure and place ASME B18.24 fasteners into a design. The process also generates the correct 18-digit PIN code for your fastener configuration and populates the part right into your assembly tree.
Rocky Hill, Conn. – Henkel’s next generation Loctite Liquid Optically Clear Adhesives (LOCA) increase display durability, improve contrast ratio, reduce power consumption and enable thinner device designs.
DELO Industrial Adhesives has unveiled new fast-curing adhesives for optoelectronics.
The DELO Industrial Adhesives light curing DELO-KATIOBOND product lineup has been engineered specifically for fast seal-bonding functions in the production of microelectronics including micro switches widely used in the automotive industry.
The MSC series mini slides from Aventics (formerly Rexroth Pneumatics) have a compact design, require minimal installation space and can be optimally configured for virtually any automated handling task, the company says.
Frederic Reichert, product manager at Festo explains the features and benefits of the DRRD semi-rotary drive with piston. Unit torque varies from 0.2 to 110 Nm and the maximum swivel angle is 200º.
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Theproducts available within the HoseFinder mobile app have been increased, making the mobile app more versatile for selecting and locating critical hoses.
Bimba Manufacturing Company and its subsidiary Pneumadyne have announced a new line of composite push-to-connect fittings.
Clippard Minimatic electronic valves are said to be precision-built 2-way control valves, utilizing a patented valving principle. The DV- series was designed as the next generation of the well-known and trusted original EV line of Clippard “Mouse” valves, the company says.
CFPA scholarships at Centennial and Mohawk Colleges show importance of Fluid Power education to industry. Meet the 2014 winners and learn more about programs that can launch rewarding careers.
Motion Industries, a distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has released a new video on their “MiHow2” series of product/application solutions “Benefits of Using Elastomeric Couplings.”
Festo pneumatic and electrical automation solutions at the Hannover Messe 2014 highlight the following key areas: simplicity, competency, efficiency and security. With products and systems from Festo, but also with industrial training from Festo Didactic, manufacturers can equip themselves for increased productivity.
Cincinnati, Ohio – Clippard’s new PQ-FV In-Line Flow Controls can be easily added to existing circuitry and are lightweight and compact in size.
With the arrival of the latest generation of KSB’s Movitec pumps, KSB Canada has widened its portfolio of small size centrifugal pumps.
Available in 3-way and 4-way configurations, HV-HTV valves from Clippard Instrument Laboratory feature #10-32 inlet and outlet ports and are available as toggle or stem actuated, in addition to offering cartridge styles.
Fort Smith, Ark. – Baldor Electric Company’s Dodge HT500 synchronous drive system delivers high torque, low maintenance and potential energy savings with less overhung load than V-belts drives.
The expanding portfolio of SKF Mobile Apps equips users easily and quickly with useful technology information, software to make critical calculations, and the capability to conduct product and application searches.
Ringball introduces its new FYH LUBE EZ, an electrochemical automatic single point lubricator.
Fort Smith, Ark. – Baldor Electric Company’s Dodge Hydraulic ISAF bearing is now available with higher load ratings.
Aston, PA - Amacoil/Uhing has introduced Easylock shaft collars which hold reels, spools and other objects in place on shafts.
SKF CARB toroidal roller bearings introduce robust non-locating bearing solutions engineered to withstand the tough conditions of a wide range of rotating machinery applications in steel mills.
VANCOUVER, BC - Westport Innovations has unveiled its next generation of high pressure direct injection technology platform, dubbed "Westport™ HPDI 2.0."
Richmond Hill, ON – E-T-A Circuit Breakers introduces the new ESR10 which is a 12V electronic relay that complies with four pole standard relay sockets according to ISO 7588.
WITTENSTEIN alpha announces an entire new line of multi-level protection solutions to meet technical and washdown requirements in various industries.
Fort Smith, Ark. – Baldor now offers ABB’s new high inertia motors, ideal for driving large axial fans.
Fort Smith, Ark – Baldor Electric Company introduces the new Dodge MAXUM XTR concentric reducer, a compact, power dense design, packaged in a rugged ductile iron housing.
Ron Harvelt, Director of Motorsport at UK-based RML Group, spoke to DPN at the 2014 Siemens PLM Software Analyst Event in Boston about how the company is exploiting NX, CAM, FEA and Teamcenter applications and what challenges it faces.
You’ve repeatedly heard from me about the importance of content to drive eyes to your business’ website; to help you get found in online searches; to keep the interest of potential buyers who are having their attention pulled in countless different directions by competitors.
With some recent stats indicating that articles containing visual images get 94% more views, the reasons to look at an online strategy that optimizes images is compelling.
The first thing you’ll notice when you open AutoCAD 2015 is the new appearance. In fact, almost one-third of the “What’s New” documentation falls into the category of “user interaction” of which the interface appearance is a large section.
Come this July, your ability to use email as a marketing or fundraising tool will be significantly restricted. Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) comes into effect July 1, 2014, and with it some of the world’s strictest anti-spam rules.
Speed-blogging is a fundamental skill in the online world. With word of industry news and trends travelling faster than ever in our real time, connected world, it’s critical to be able to mobilize fast to keep your customers in-the-know through a variety of online channels.
If founder Elon Musk is right, Tesla Motors just might reinvent the American auto industry – with specialized robots building slick electric cars in a factory straight from the future. That's where the battery-powered Model S is born.
The programming gnomes at Autodesk continue to churn out additions and improvements to their software, and Inventor 2015 is no exception.
The way we all run our businesses has been transformed by the growth of the Internet.
The term “icon” may be overused, but as Ford’s Mustang approaches its 50th anniversary model, I suggest it is reaching iconic status.
I have often said that the biggest problem facing science fiction writers today is keeping ahead. Similarly, the biggest problem facing CAD journalists today is keeping up.
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