Versatile LVDT/RVDT/Resolver Simulator Module from Pickering Interfaces occupies just one PXI slot

Multiple functionalities increase test flexibility; reduce cost September 22, 2020 – Clacton-on-Sea, UK – Pickering Interfaces, the leading supplier of modular signal switching and simulation solutions for use in electronic test and verification, today launched its model 41-670, a single module that can function as an LVDT, RVDT or resolver simulator. Occupying just one PXI […]


The latest addition to the range of temperature sensing products from sensing and instrumentation specialists BAUMER is the TER8, a compact sensor based on RTD (Resistance Temperature Detection) technology. These front-flush, low-invasive resistance thermometers are specially designed for applications which demand optimum measurement accuracy combined with the need to meet stringent hygienic standards.

RS Components launches 94% efficient POL converters covering most standard bus and battery voltages

Versatile switching regulators are drop-in replacements for LMxx devices LONDON, UK, 22 September 2020 – RS Components (RS), a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global omni-channel solutions partner for industrial customers and suppliers, has added the new TRACO Power TSR-WI Series of non-isolated POL (point of load) DC/DC converters to its product […]

Herga’s modular footswitch system now has individual 60601-1 medical approval: Herga announces a flexible and globally unique approach for medically approved footswitches

Herga Technology is proud to announce that its Modular Base System has successfully gained UL- and IEC- 60601-1 medical product approval. In combination with Herga’s best-in-class medically approved electrical and Bluetooth® footswitches and puckswitches, this building-block platform now provides a globally unique solution for multipedal medical equipment footswitch selection and purchase. Renamed for medical switching […]

Renishaw’s STEM education programme goes virtual

Gloucestershire based engineering technologies company, Renishaw, recently hosted free virtual science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) workshops for key stage two and three children to give students more opportunities to gain hands-on engineering experience. The children had the opportunity to take online courses on 3D printing and coding with Scratch to help them gain new […]

Pipette Tips Demonstrate High Bacterial Filtration Efficiency

A new independent study demonstrates Porvair Sciences proprietary pipette filter tips have greater than 99% Bacterial Filtration Efficiency (BFE) even at an increased challenge level. The independent test procedure employed was modified from a standard BFE procedure, based upon ASTM F2101, in order to employ a more severe challenge than would be experienced in normal use.

RAF Glider Challenge

Primary school students invited to explore the wonder of flight, free of charge Primary schools across the UK are being invited to join a half-day virtual STEM workshop, free of charge. The event, provided through a collaboration between the STEM education charity, The Smallpeice Trust, and the RAF is aimed at Key Stage 2 pupils, […]

Kennametal Introduces the KCFM™ 45 Face Milling Cutter

New fine-finishing face mill for cast iron exceeds highest surface requirements Kennametal has introduced a new face milling platform for cast iron applications, the KCFM 45. With fixed and adjustable pocket seats, the new milling cutter provides the option for semi-finishing as well as fine-finishing applications, exceeding the highest surface quality requirements. With carbide, ceramic […]

Collaborative Alliance for Alloy Powder Development and Deployment with Special Focus on Additive Manufacturing

TANIOBIS and Alloyed collaborate to develop titanium and refractory alloy metal powders. (21st September 2020; London, UK & Goslar, Germany) Alloyed and TANIOBIS are pleased to announce that the companies are working collaboratively to identify, develop, produce, and implement innovative high quality titanium and refractory alloy metal powders for advanced manufacturing applications, including additive manufacturing […]

Wide range of biodegradable injection moulding compounds

As a branch of AKRO-PLASTIC GmbH, BIO-FED is the specialist for innovative and application-oriented biocompounds. The product portfolio under the trade name M·VERA® is constantly being expanded with new products. Depending on the requirements profile, these compounds are either biodegradable in various environments or suitable for long-term use – and completely or partially made from […]

Tebis CAM Automation with NCSets

For Tebis, CAM automation is a key principle for effective and efficient CNC programming whilst improving machining quality, efficiency and safety. One of the features that supports CAM automation with Tebis CAD/CAM is the use of NCSets. Andrew Walters, Application Engineer of Tebis UK, explains why you need Tebis CAM automation with NCSets: “In Tebis, […]

Not One, But Two EOS P396 Systems at 3DPRINTUK

Increased part size now available together with extended capacity. (18th September 2020. London, UK) 3DPRINTUK, an experienced service provider of polymer powder bed fusion (PBF) 3D printing processes for manufacturing applications, has further invested in 3D printing equipment that greatly increases its capacity to meet the corresponding increase in demand from its growing customer base […]

Force sensor and load cell applications in aerospace: Strainsert’s internal gauging process provides proven approach for load cell integrated components

Strainsert’s load cells, load pins, and other force sensing components and systems find use in a wide variety of measurement tasks across a wide range of industries. All applications require uncompromising levels of quality and reliability but none more so than the aerospace sector. Strainsert has a comprehensive standard product offering but characteristically for the […]

Current run-to-fail attitudes could be detrimental to industry’s recovery

Businesses are still choosing to run equipment to failure Many plate heat exchangers are labelled ‘unfit for duty’ COVID-19 has exacerbated issues Keeping a plate heat exchanger (PHE) clean has a wealth of benefits for companies and should be seen as ‘low hanging’ fruit towards reaching global sustainability goals New whitepaper outlines why ‘run to […]

ViewSonic’s ViewBoard IFP70 Series Receives Microsoft Windows Collaboration Displays Certification

A leading global provider of visual solutions, today announces that its ViewBoard IFP70 Interactive Display series has been certified by Microsoft as Windows Collaboration Displays (WCD). Among displays certified by WCD, the IFP70 series is the only one with a display size up to 86 inches. The ViewBoard IFP70 series is certified as an ideal […]

Si124 Ultrasonic Imaging Camera Now Available Globally

Acoustic imaging, or the ability to see ultrasonic sound, has emerged as an effective method for manufacturing and utility organizations to locate compressed air leaks or the existence of partial discharge (PD). It enables professionals to conduct more frequent predictive maintenance routines, to help provide a crucial first warning of impending electrical/mechanical failure that could […]