Industrial Technology

Delta Launches New Industrial Panel PCs

Today

Delta has unveiled a new series of Industrial Panel PCs designed to boost efficiency and reliability in critical operations across various industries. The company says these PPCs set a new standard for performance in industrial settings, suitable for various applications such as woodworking, food and beverage, and automotive.

Delta Launches New Industrial Panel PCs

Making a mechanical designer’s life a little easier

Today

Lenze Selection's tools can help you, a mechanical designer or engineer, find the perfect match along the mechanical drive train. The latest update is the Panasonic AC geared motors replacement tool.

Making a mechanical designer’s life a little easier

Innovative rod end configurator takes customer interaction to a new level

Today

In the technically demanding world of linking technology, mbo Osswald is taking customer interaction to a new level with its rod end configurator. Specially developed for DIN ISO 12240-4 (DIN 648), this online tool offers a fast, precise and customised selection of components.

Innovative rod end configurator takes customer interaction to a new level

Automated quality assurance in the punching industry

Today

Kistler and Nidec SYS have combined their capabilities to deliver the Inline Vision and Weld system, offering automated quality assurance in the punching industry. The system is the only one of its kind to combine the optical quality inspection of punching strips from Kistler with the precise servo-controlled cutting and laser welding technology from Nidec SYS.

Automated quality assurance in the punching industry

Hub Motor Design for Electric Bicycles

2 days ago

The electric bike, initially emerging in the 1890s as a symbol of affluence, has transitioned over the past century into an eco-friendly and accessible mode of transport, enhancing riders' capabilities to conquer longer distances and steeper terrains. The experts at Portescap delve into the technical nuances of the electric motor powering eBikes, focusing on the cost-efficient and prevalent hub motor design.

Award-Winning Enclosures For Handheld And Wearable Electronics

8 days ago

OKW's award-winning range of MINITEC handheld and wearable electronic enclosures is now larger than ever. One of many OKW models to win an iF Product Design Award, MINITEC is said to be ideal for emergency systems, monitoring and alarms, wireless remote control, mobile USB applications and IoT/IIoT.

Machine Vision Conference and Exhibition

18th - 19th June 2024 Machine Vision Conference and Exhibition

Automation UK

18th - 19th June 2024 Automation UK

Pilz ‘Machinery Safety on Tour’ heads to Scotland

9:00am - 4:00pm, Wednesday 19th June 2024 Pilz ‘Machinery Safety on Tour’ heads to Scotland

PPMA Show 2024

24th - 26th September 2024 PPMA Show 2024
Spring 2024

Industrial Technology Magazine - Spring 2024

Cover Story
2  Opportunities to drive your machine performance, from the innovators in valve terminals

Industry Update
8 Machine builders not yet reaping reaping benefits of digital transformation
10 Generating green power from ancient windmills
12 Who might be the potential purchasers for Innomatics?
14 Schneider Electric celebrates EcoCare launch at new Experience Centre
15 Millions of pounds written off by UK manufacturers

Design Engineering
19 Considerations for choosing an LED potting compound
20 Durability and customisation for fume cupboard controls
22 Operational security for enclosures
24 There’s more to making a spring than you might think
26 Designing with springs in non-standard materials
28 The right battery pack for a mobile industrial robot

Machine Building and Automation
31 Optimise helical gear design to minimise audible noise
32 Moving away from big data toward smart data
34 Machining of lead screws to meet individual needs
36 Machine safety indication can greatly increase productivity
38 New motor driven the roller is most powerful on the market
40 Custom linear motion solution drives hydro research project
42 Automation achieves perfect Easter egg flavour combos
44 From mass production to mass personalisation
46 The transition from electric drives to intelligent drives
48 Build your own AMR with IDEC Safety Wheel Drive

Food Manufacturing Live
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