With the QR1 series, Rexroth provides a comprehensive inch and metric (ISO-G) program for its pneumatic components. In addition to the Mini and Standard programs, the complete fitting program also includes various function fittings.
Vicor Corporation announced the addition of seven mid-power Micro DC-DC converters to the high-density 24 Vdc input family: 50 W models at 3.3, 5, 12, 15, 24, 28, and 48 Vout. The modules which incorporate Vicor’s low-noise Zero-Current and Zero-Voltage Switching (ZCS/ZVS) are appropriate for power system applications in industrial and process control, distributed power, medical, ATE, communications, defense, and aerospace.
EMX Industries Inc., a manufacturer of sensors for industrial automation, announced the UVX-300G, the first UV (ultraviolet light) luminescence sensor designed for improved control of glue and adhesive dispensing.
AC Technology, a member of the Lenze Group, announces the release of its Model 940 PositionServo Drive. The new PositionServo is described by the company as combining a high-performing servo drive with a simple, yet robust motion controller and is available at an incredible low price.
Machine Design magazine announces a joint initiative with IDES (www.ides.com) to provide an engineering plastics search engine. IDES, the industry leader in plastics data management since 1986, provides specialized vertical search engines that focus exclusively on engineering and technical information for plastics materials. It publishes over 60,000 plastic material data sheets from 500 global resin suppliers.