Hi-resolution encoder

Optical rotary CP-850 and 950 encoders available in 35 resolutions from 25,000 to 1,250,000 pulses per rev.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • 9.53 and 12.7-mm shafts, respectively
  • Standard A-B plus quadrature and index-pulse output from RS-422-compatible linedriver
  • Input of TTL-level 5 Vdc
  • Both models ࢝25 × 63.5 mm

COMPUTER OPTICAL PRODUCTS INC.,(ALLIED MOTION TECHNOLOGIES INC.)
Englewood, Co.
(818) 882-0424
www.alliedmotion.com
Circle 297

Metal detecting sensors

Uprox+ sensor line precisely detects materials such as iron steel, stainless steel, copper, aluminum, and brass at higher sensing distances without reduction in the rated sensing distance.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • New multi-coil system replaces wound coils for sensing distances up to 250% higher
  • Many housing designs
  • Integrated pre-damping protection reduces metal-free mounting area for half-turn recessing of flush-mounted sensors
  • Certified to EN50082-2 and EN61000-4-6 for protection against conducted interference from frequency converters and other sources of EMI

TURCK INC.
Minneapolis, Minn.
(800) 544-7769
www.turck.com
Circle 298

Brushless motors

AAG series frameless motors are compact, light-weight, and free of cogging.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Integrated high-res encoder delivers precise positioning and enables wide-spread use in variable-speed and sensorless applications
  • Sinusoidal-torque output suitable for speed ranges from 0.1 to 20,000 rpm; three-phase operation from 5 to 48 V
  • Axial thickness of 5 mm is achieved at up to 300 mm diameter

APPLIMOTION INC.
Loomis, Calif.
(916) 652-3118
www.applimotion.com
Circle 299

Linear actuators

Modular actuators solve a wide range of linear motion problems by combining standard electromechanical components.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Three configurations: low-cost acme sliding screw, high-speed acme screw, and ballscrew for high load/duty factors
  • Standard and special stroke lengths available
  • Choice of motor (90-V dc as well as other ac and dc types)
  • Options include front and rear attachments, friction clutch gears, limit switches, encoders, and cable

SKF ACTUATION SYSTEMS
Bethlehem, Pa.
(800) 541-3624
www.linearmotion.skf.com
Circle 300

Inverter-duty motors

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Quintsulation insulation system meets NEMA MG 1-1993, IV, Part 31, certified Class F; inverter-grade magnet wire
  • Rated from 1/25 to ¾ hp, 230 Vac, 60 Hz, three-phase operation
  • CSA certified, in compliance with low voltage directive CE, UL recognized
  • Fan cooling, helical output gearing; hollow-shaft right-angle versions and IP-40 terminal box kits available

BODINE ELECTRIC CO.
Chicago, Ill.
(800) 726-3463
www.bodine-electric.com
Circle 101

Electronic cam software

ServoWire Motion and Logic controller now includes Cam/Profile Designer tool.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Electronic cam and profile software included at no extra cost
  • Cam motions based on data table that describes slave-axis motion
  • Generated cams to 1,024 points in length with linear, quadratic, or cubic interpolation between
  • Also generates profile (axis position versus time) data
  • Input data can be entered directly or imported, and edited graphically

ORMEC
Rochester, N.Y.
(800) 656-7632
www.ormec.com
Circle 102

Dynamometer tables

Dynomometer Table Series accommodates hysteresis/engine or Eddy-current/powder brake meters.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Can be customized for blowers or multiple meters
  • 19-in. rack mounts for controllers, readouts, power analyzers, supporting electronics; two different working heights
  • Locking drawer suitable for laptop computer storage; built-in cabinet for tool and accessory storage

MAGTROL INC.
Buffalo, N.Y.
(716) 668-5555
www.magtrol.com
Circle 103

Servo worm reducers

Precision servo worm reducers include high torque, economy, and basic versions for rotary axis drives, traveling gantries and columns, and material handling applications.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • High torque offers 150% the torque capacity and less than 1 arc-min backlash compared to standard version
  • Economy offers same torque as standard version with less than 6 arc-min backlash in a simple housing and assembly
  • Basic version offers 90% the torque capacity of standard version and less than 12 arc-min backlash

ATLANTA DRIVE SYSTEMS INC.
Wall Township, N.J.
(800) 505-1715
www.atlantadrives.com
Circle 106

Linear guides

AMSD monorail guides incorporate position feedback and digital interface circuits, and are available in roller and ball versions.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Integrated scale and guide provide simultaneous installation; electronic scan head attaches to carriage
  • Three-axis feedback
  • Hard-cover band protects magnetic scale from damage and decay, allowing for operation in vibration, shock, oil, dirt, and coolant environments
  • Compact unit includes lubrication cartridge and wipers
  • 0.2 to 5-µm resolution, 70°C operation, scanhead lengths between 66 and 90 mm, rail lengths up to 6,000 mm

SCHNEEBERGER INC.
Bedford, Mass.
(800) 854-6333
www.schneeberger.com
Circle 104

Ultrasonic position sensors

Low-cost sensors produce analog current or voltage output corresponding to target distance.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Sensing ranges from 0 to 2 in. and0to 20 in.
  • Programmable min and max position (removable pushbutton included for set up)
  • Available in dual-mount and barrel styles, UL-rated to NEMA 4X/IP67
  • Resists dust, humidity, acids, bases, high-pressure washdown, and caustic cleaning solutions
  • CE compliant, shielded and filtered against radiated and conducted energy

HYDE PARK ELECTRONICS LLC SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC
Dayton, Ohio
(937) 252-2121 x213
www.hpsensors.com
Circle 105