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Advanced Engineering 2020

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

04/11/2020 - 05/11/2020

The UK's largest annual advanced manufacturing trade show, Advanced Engineering is your opportunity to (more)

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NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

25/01/2021 - 27/01/2021

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Product stories from April 2020 Issue of Industrial Technology
3D smart camera solves a cheesy challenge
Production environments of every size and in every industry are starting to benefit from new freedoms as robot-guidance systems (Read more)

ABB IE5 SynRM motors deliver ultra-premium energy efficiency – 50% better than IE2 motors
The IE5 ultra-premium SynRM motors from ABB offer up to 50% lower energy losses and significantly lower energy consumption than (Read more)

Automated fastening process: lean bonding
A new innovation from Bighead is Lean Bonding. “After several years in development, we are very excited to be releasing this (Read more)

Automated monitoring of rotation in heavy industries
SKF has released a compact and cost-effective vibration and temperature sensor for monitoring the condition of rotating parts on (Read more)

Bridging the gap when faced with obsolescence
Although obsolescence has become part of the norm within the consumer market, it can cause major challenges IN medical technology (Read more)
Pacer Components

Carpanelli introduces antibacterial and stainless motors and gearboxes
Carpanelli are now able to offer the complete package of motor and gearbox for applications requiring the safety features of (Read more)

Complete RFID system in a compact housing
With its long user-adjustable operating range, robust construction and choice of fieldbus interfaces, HF RFID systems in the new (Read more)

Controlling a textile factory... from home
Samuel Tailored Bonding has developed the traditional craft of bonding leather, textiles and other materials for clothes, shoes (Read more)

Digital twin proves conveyor concept for coffee producer
In mechanical and plant engineering it is still common practice today that the control of a plant is programmed only after the (Read more)

ELCC cantilever axis from Festo cuts cycle times by up to 30%
Festo has introduced a new cantilever axis with toothed belt that has been optimised for vertical applications where short cycle (Read more)

Heavy duty encoders set the heart racing on Europe’s biggest roller coaster
Liseberg in Gothenburg is Sweden’s largest amusement park. The Helix roller coaster is one of the attractions that swirls up (Read more)

Hi-def display now standard on drive
Invertek Drives has updated its Optidrive P2 IP20 variable fre-quency drives (VFD) with enhanced features, including a high (Read more)

HMIs optimise control on luxury floating restaurant
Alain Ducasse is a worldwide renowned chef who recently opened his new restaurant – a boat on the river Seine in Paris. The (Read more)

Igus adds two new sizes to twisterband range for compact installation spaces
Igus has now added two new sizes to its twisterband HD range with inner heights of 11mm and 18mm. The key advantage over slip ring (Read more)

Industrial Ethernet for time-critical communications
Maurice O’Brien, strategic marketing manager at Analog Devices, examines robust Ethernet physical layer solutions for time (Read more)

Linear guides used to project ‘mark to jump’ onto sand for spectators
In athletics, some disciplines are difficult to follow for spectators. For football, it is clear to see when the ball is in the (Read more)

More IP-rated enclosures with display windows
Rolec now offers a wider range of standard and customisable cases with windows for standard display modules and panels. These (Read more)

Multi-diaphragm liquid pump offers gentle, calm and steady flow
Low pulsation is a key feature of the new FP 150 from KNF. By using five diaphragms to provide smooth laminar flow, pulsation (Read more)

Omron expands its family of Q2 compact inverters with Q2V
The new Q2V compact drive from Omron offers stress-free motor control with just one drive for any kind of motor, from induction (Read more)

Optimum connectivity and reliability
The probability that many people already use a smartphone or tablet to interact with a host of domestic devices suggests why not (Read more)

Pulse-less metering and dosing
Wanner’s Hydra-Cell Metering and Dosing pumps offer all the advantages of conventional metering pumps with several (Read more)

Quick and easy cam mounting for swinghandles
The Dirak Swinghandle system from FDB Panel Fittings is now enhanced with the introduction of their 3-440 Bearing Plate RS bases. (Read more)

Relec supports Team Bath Racing Electric with cockpit display
Relec, is celebrating the success of Team Bath Racing Electric (TBRe) in the recent Formula Student UK. TBR sponsor Relec supplied (Read more)

Ring guides provide lasting support and endurance of optical measurement system
Trioptics is one of the leading manufacturers of precision optical testing equipment for the inspection of lenses and camera (Read more)

Screens protect against droplets
RK Rose+Krieger (part of the international Phoenix Mecano group of companies) has developed a droplet protection system. (Read more)
RK Rose & Krieger

Smart plastic sensor for glide bars in e-chains
High speeds on long travels are distinct challenges for energy chain systems. To overcome these issues, Igus has developed a more (Read more)

Stainless geared motors reduce HACCP risks
The Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) system is an internationally recognised method for reducing risk factors in (Read more)

Tack-free UV curing
Sometimes cured UV adhesives have a tacky or sticky surface, even after being exposed to the correct amount of UV light, due to a (Read more)

When performance and reliability really count
Medical devices From specialised patient beds to ventilators, the IKO C-Lube M Linear range has proved to be an excellent choice (Read more)

World’s first charge amplifier with embedded IO-Link technology
Kistler is launching its 5028A charge amplifier – the first device of its type that can use IO-Link technology to output (Read more)
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