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Renishaw News

Precision position feedback for smart manufacturing

As the world enters a new era of smart manufacturing, industry demand for precision motion control systems is increasing to unprecedented levels. Based in Taiwan, Chieftek Precision Co., Ltd. (CPC) is a global manufacturer of precision motion control products such as linear guide rails and direct-drive (DD) motion stages.


Magnetic encoder system with Drive-Cliq interface from Balluff

The BML absolute magnetic encoder in the SGA series stands out in any application where high absolute accuracy of position and end-of-travel is required. Comprehensive diagnostics functions ensure reliable operation and more efficient maintenance. With its Drive-Cliq interface the Balluff measuring system can also be perfectly integrated into Siemens controller environments. Siemens has certified the system accordingly.


Focus on cobots and lightweight robots

The EGL-C long-stroke gripper is a milestone in human-robot collaboration. Due to integrated intelligence, collaborative applications at gripping forces of up to 450 N can be implemented.

Hepco Motion News

HepcoMotion is enhancing its GV3 range with the introduction of new components

HepcoMotion is committed to providing customers with an unrivalled choice of products, sizes and options to cater for virtually any linear motion requirement. In testament to this, HepcoMotion is adding to its flagship GV3 range with the introduction of a number of new components that offer real benefits to design engineers. Two of these new components, the new side access adjustment carriage feature, and twin taper roller bearings, are likely to be particularly well received by engineers looking to reduce maintenance time and extend service life.



SICK has unveiled its SIG200 PROFINET Sensor Integration Gateway, the first in a family of intelligent Industry 4.0 gateways designed to work as both IO-Link Masters and small, distributed control systems in one.


Kollmorgen’s New 2G Motion System

Demonstrates Value of Single-Source Solutions and System-Based Design

Pilz News

Pilz at the Hannover Messe 2020 (Hall 9, Stand D17) - “Industrial Transformation” safe & secure!

Under the exhibition slogan “Be safe and secure with Pilz”, at this year’s Hannover Messe (20 – 24.04.2020) Pilz will be exhibiting safe automation solutions that include safe drive technology for the “Industrial Transformation”. These solutions consider machinery safety and industrial security in equal measure. The main area of focus is comprehensive access control: the automation company will be presenting machine access concepts, which can be used to safeguard the machine, making it “safe & secure”.

Mouser News

UnitedSiC's UF3SC SiC FETs Deliver Increased Efficiency for EV Inverters

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry's leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking UF3SC silicon carbide (SiC) FETs from UnitedSiC.

Bihl + Wiedemann News

Integrating Individual IO-Link Devices Cost-Effectively

O-Link devices are widely distributed in many systems. However, the maximum cable length between an IO-Link master and an IO-Link device is 20 meters. The solution of the problem: Bihl+Wiedemann ASi-5 / IO-Link master with 1 or 2 ports.

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