EMS to showcase new motor

~ UK’s FAULHABER distributer to exhibit at Robotics & Automation~ Leading precision mechatronics drive system specialist, Electro Mechanical Systems Ltd (EMS) is proud to showcase the brand new FAULHABER flat brushless DC outer rotor motors at the Robotics and Automation show on October 29 – 30 2019 at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. The UK’s sole […]

New durable and compact pressure sensor offers wide measurement range and elevated temperature use: Variohm launch EPT12R pressure sensor with titanium wetted parts and separate electronics unit

Variohm EuroSensor’s new high-performance EPT12R pressure sensor combines cable-separated electronics and sensor units with titanium wetted components for high-accuracy pressure measurement up to 1500 bar at gas or liquid media temperatures from -45 to +200°C. Aimed at demanding motorsports powertrain or industrial pressure measurement tasks, the new sensor is optionally available for gauge or vacuum […]

Trio Motion’s new Flex-6 Nano integrated EtherCAT® motion controller and Flexslice modules perfectly suit Mclennan’s systems design and build capability

Recently launched by Trio Motion and available with full support from Mclennan, the new Flex-6-Nano is a powerful integrated EtherCAT servo/stepper controller for high-speed synchronised motion and machine control. With factory loaded modules for 2, 4, 8, 16, 32 or 64 axes and with additional motion expansion through add-on axis modules, the din-rail mounted system […]

Safety via Slip Ring  

Safe Torque Off: Kollmorgen and Stemmann-Technik are developing a TÜV-certified solution Slip rings emerged at the same time as electric motors and generators. The operating principle, which involves sliding contacts on rotating circular conductors, is essentially fairly simple. Any issues relate to matters of detail, and these are the things that currently present the main […]

Rapid Reverse Engineering

Sulzer reverse-engineers compressor component with 40% cost saving Many industrial processes rely on compressors for a host of essential tasks, from powering machinery to squeezing industrial gases for storage and transportation. When one of its main compressors failed, a company in the Philippines faced high costs and the prospect of a long wait for a […]

Collins Aerospace’s next-generation navigation system selected by the U.S. Army to enable critical assured PNT in contested environments

  Smart vehicle integration cleanly replaces the existing navigation system for easier upgrade and sustainability WASHINGTON (Oct. 15, 2019) – Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has been selected by the U.S. Army to provide a next-generation Mounted Assured Positioning, Navigation and Timing System (MAPS) for manned ground vehicles. Known […]

WALTER TOOL PRODUCTION AND MEASUREMENT DEVELOPMENTS TO THE FORE IN EMO SHOWCASE

This year’s EMO was a great success for the United Grinding Group and its brands, and while ‘Digital Solutions’ (Industry 4.0 strategies) and the resulting benefits were a central theme of the Group stand, Walter Maschinenbau GmbH unveiled a host of productivity-enhancing developments for both its Helitronic tool grinders/erosion machines and its Helicheck tool measurement […]

Flow Measurement in F1 Racing Cars

High pressure flowmeters from Titan Enterprises have, over the last decade, been widely used in the hydraulic test systems of F1 racing cars to measure fluid flow. A high-performance engine company also uses Titan flow meters to monitor the oil flow lubricating its turbo units on the test bench.