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Southern Manufacturing & Electronics

Farnborough, Hants(GU14 6XL)

11/02/2020 - 13/02/2020

Southern Manufacturing and Electronics is the most comprehensive annual industrial exhibition in the (more)

Industry 4.0 Summit

Manchester Central Convention Complex(M2 3GX)

31/03/2020 - 01/04/2020

The UK’s leading conference gathering of senior level executives from the UK manufacturing industry (more)

UKIVA Machine Vision Conference 2020

Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes(MK1 1ST)

14/05/2020

Vision solutions have been applied in almost any industry you can think of. Food, beverage, pharmaceutical, (more)

PPMA Show 2020

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

29/09/2020 - 01/10/2020

PPMA Show 2020 is the UK’s largest ever event dedicated to state-of-the-art processing and packaging (more)

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)

Sick opens up Hiperface DSL

Sick has announced that it is opening up its Hiperface DSL (Digital-Servo-Link) interface to all users. When launched six years ago, the interface made a single cable servomotor a reliable proposition for the very first time. Following the rapid adoption of the One Cable Technology, Sick has decided that the interface it invented will now be available as an open protocol.

Already, over 40 major manufacturers of servo drive technology have discovered the advantages of integrating the Hiperface DSL motor feedback technology into their products. Now tried, tested and field proven across the world, Hiperface DSL has become recognised as the industry standard in One Cable Technology and the leading standard protocol for digital feedback systems in servo drive technology.

Darren Pratt, Sick’s product manager for encoders in the UK said: “Creating an open interface is the logical next step in the phenomenal success story of Hiperface DSL, especially as manufacturers move towards Industry 4.0-enabled production environments. By opening up the proprietary interface, Sick will make Hiperface DSL an open market standard. Already major manufacturers have accelerated integration of Hiperface DSL digital feedback capability into their product development.

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