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U.S. Electric Power Companies' to Save Millions of Dollars with in-Place Substation Capacity ...

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:34:09 -0500

Advanced motor controller technologies have demonstrated capabilities decrease alternating current motor start-up spike increment needs and to provide in-place additional capacities for growing customer KW and KWh usage.. Energy optimizing capabilities providing decreased customer electricity needs mean additional capacity and savings from existing substations with no on-site capital investment. Not a new, unproven technology: While not known here in the U.S., these motor controller...

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Alicat BASIS Mass Flow Controllers Chosen by VICI for Air Pollution Analyzer Calibrators

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:14:17 -0500

Accuracy, speed, size essential to operation of permeation devices Tucson, Arizona (February 22, 2017) – Alicat Scientific’s BASIS mass flow controllers (MFCs) have been selected by Valco Instruments Co. Inc. (VICI) to precisely control gas flow rates in its Dynacal permeation devices. Alicat BASIS OEM instruments provide the control required by VICI to create gas mixes down to fractions of a nanogram per minute, in a compact footprint for easy integration. Designed specifically...

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DG Series Thermistors feature 32 AWG dumet wire leads.

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:40:05 -0500

Available in 10 kΩ, 40 kΩ, 50 kΩ, and 100 kΩ resistance values, DG Series Thermistors feature 3.0 mW/°C dissipation constant and 6 s thermal time constant. Operating in -55 °C to +200 °C temperature range, units provide TCR of -3.9%/°C, -4.40 %/°C, and -4.75 %/°C and beta values of 3500 °K, 3950 °K, and 4200 °K. Designed in 1.5 mm diameter, thermistors allow for encapsulation of ring lugs and hex nuts.

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55S Series Point-of-Use Panels feature metal-to-metal seal packless diaphragm.

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:43:18 -0500

Eliminating leak paths, 55S Series Point-of-Use Panels are configured for accommodating up to four individual streams of gas. Featuring optional pipe away relief valve, panels eliminate damage to equipment in case of panel failure. Units are available up to 100 PSIG outlet ranges with front and rear inlet options. Capable of handling inlet pressure up to 2400 PSIG from gas source, unit provides 1x10^-8 ccs helium leak integrity and 10,000 cycles.

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750-8208 PFC200 Series Controller features PROFIBUS DP Master interface.

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:20:45 -0500

Featuring compact size, large memory, firewall and secure VPN, 750-8208 PFC200 Series Controller is equipped with two Ethernet ports, CAN and serial interfaces. Unit acts as gateway between multiple fieldbuses.

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CANect® M2M and IoT Modules come with 4GB of eMMC Flash Memory.

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:12:39 -0500

Available in CL-T05 (Wi-Fi), CL-T06 (GSM) and CL-T07 (Wi-Fi & GSM), CANect® M2M and IoT Modules are designed with i.MX 6UltraLite Cortex®-A7 Core (696MHz) Microprocessor. Featuring 128 MB DDR3 RAM and USB 2.0, units are used to collect and transmit vehicle data through CANect View®, Reflector®, Portal® and Composer® applications.

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PAX®2C PID Controllers feature large LCD display.

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:12:04 -0500

Operated with DC current, DC voltage, process signals thermocouples and RTD inputs, PAX®2C PID Controllers are enabled with Ramp Soak functionality and FlexCard™ plug-in options such as heater current monitor and second process input card. Enabling 20 step changes for adjusting temperature, controllers come with 16 alarms and built-in USB programming port. PAX2Cs are suitable for automation in packaging, metal processing food and beverage industries.

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Watlow Receives UL® Certifications for Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Locations ...

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:35:19 -0500

St. Louis, MO – Watlow®, an industry leader in the design and manufacture of complete thermal systems, recently announced that it received UL® approval on four models from the new WATCONNECT® line of control panels. The C2, C3, C4 and C5 panels are now certified for hazardous and non-hazardous locations, and they are available for immediate order and shipment. The C2 is the small non-hazardous panel, the C3 is the small hazardous panel, the C4 is the medium...

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HEC-P6000 Controllers feature user configurable analog inputs.

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:08:27 -0500

Programmed using Ladder Diagram, Function Block, and Structured Text, HEC-P6000 Controllers come with high I/O count with 14 digital inputs, 3 high speed counter inputs, quadrature encoder interface and 14 digital outputs rated for 2A each. Supporting MODBUS RTU/ASCII protocols, controllers are operated with 8-32 VDC supply voltage in -40°C to +80°C temperature range. HEC-P6000s are designed with CAN, Ethernet and Wi-Fi ports.

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828D CNC Controllers are equipped with software version 4.7.

Sat, 04 Feb 2017 15:19:53 -0500

Capable of controlling milling machines with up to eight interpolating axes or spindles, 828D CNC Controllers support machine tool builders in designing compact grinding machines with up to ten axes and two machining channels. Used for milling, turning and grinding machine applications, controller can transfer contour elements directly from DXF file via contour detection into programming of workpiece machining.

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VeriFastâ"¢ MicroView Controller comes with IP67 rated enclosure.

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 16:09:53 -0500

VeriFast MicroView Controller comes with intuitive user interface. Controller provides integration of analog linear position sensing devices integrated into resistance welding systems which need digital I/O. Product features solid state design, standardized connectors and IP67 rated enclosure.

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Electronic Temperature Controllers Provide User-Friendly Technology

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 02:15:27 -0500

Reno, NV – January 26, 2017 – In response to the demand for more feature filled, low-cost electronic temperature control solutions, Selco is re-introducing the standard and custom series of electronic temperature controllers. For applications where high precision temperature control is required and where time and/or temperature reading must be displayed, these electronic controls offer an advanced solution over standard electromechanical component thermostats. The series...

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eZNTW Programmable Thermostat features onboard Wi-Fi.

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 12:37:59 -0500

Available in variety of housing color options and customizable layout, eZNTW Programmable Thermostat features intuitive and customizable touch-interface. Combined with Wi-Fi and enOcean connectivity, product can be configured using NFC-enabled mobile devices or webpage through WiFi. Used in high occupancy locations like higher education dormitories and healthcare facilities, thermostat is suitable in sensing applications.

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Hydra Transducer Pump Control Panel comes in stainless steel NEMA 4X enclosure.

Mon, 30 Jan 2017 12:30:39 -0500

Suitable in sewage, wastewater and dewatering applications, Hydra Transducer Pump Control Panel is designed for controlling single and three phase pumps. Used for simplex, duplex and triplex operations, product comes with alarm visual indicators, motor protective switch and remote monitoring contacts. Featuring HMI touchscreen display, product helps in monitoring of tank level, pump status and alarm/ history data logging.

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Carrier to Highlight Investment and Innovation with Newest Climate Control Products at AHR Expo

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 14:52:15 -0500

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 27, 2017 - From new, advanced products and services to enhancements of proven legacy solutions, Carrier will preview its "Next Big Things" Jan. 30-Feb. 1 at the world's largest convention dedicated to the climate control industry. Carrier's slate of new offerings underscores the business' unwavering commitment to innovation through research and development investment, which is a key focus of its exhibition at the International Air-Conditioning,...

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Unidrive M700 Variable Speed Drives for cooling in power station.

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 14:28:02 -0500

Controlling 22 cooling tower fans in two towers of power station, Unidrive M700 VSD minimizes power usage at low unit loads. VSDs have soft start, prestart braking and real-time Ethernet capability. M700 VSDs enable for flexible controlling of induction and permanent magnet motors. 

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Type JSD Slot-Head Speed Controllers are operated with air as medium.

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 17:06:24 -0500

Available in Elbow type with 360° rotatable x-axis resin body and Free type with 360° rotatable x- and y-axis resin body, Type JSD Slot-Head Speed Controllers are operated in 14.5 – 130 psi pressure range. Having 2/3 the height of its conventional counterpart, units work in 32-140ºF with 7.25 psi check valve pressure. Product is used in packaging and factory automation applications.

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Brother Gearmotors Expands Portfolio with Optimized VFDs from American Control Electronics

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:50:27 -0500

SOUTH BELOIT, IL – American Control Electronics (ACE) announces that they have partnered with Brother Gearmotors, a division of Brother International Corporation. Brother Gearmotors will now offer ACE’s premium selection of variable frequency drives (VFDs) as a product add-on to its portfolio of ultra-reliable, sub-fractional AC gearmotors and reducers. OEM customers benefit by having easy access to an optimized VFD for the Brother sub-fractional power range, instead of...

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SimpleLinkâ"¢ Wireless MCUs come with single-chip hardware.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:28:20 -0500

Featuring Bluetooth-compliant radio and low-power sensor controller, SimpleLink CC2640R2F and CC2640R2F-Q1 Wireless MCUs are used in building, medical, commercial and industrial automation. Enabling smartphone connectivity for car access, CC2640R2F-Q1 wireless MCU comes in 7x7 mm QFN package and provides PEPS and RKE. Housed in 2.7 x 2.7 mm, 4 x 4 mm, 5 x 5 mm and 7 x 7 mm QFN packages, CC2640R2F wireless MCU supports Bluetooth 5 specifications.

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Linear Positioning Stages and Motion Controllers come with linear encoders.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:07:13 -0500

Suitable in optics inspection, metrology and interferometry, Linear Positioning Stages and Motion Controllers feature ironless 3-phase motors. Having 4 to 9 in. travel range, V-551 features encoder with 2 nm resolution. Available in 5 to 20 mm travel range, V-552 is equipped with V-52x series voice coil drive. Equipped with automatic detection of motor phase, C-891 motion controller can run on digital or analog encoder signals.

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