CANopen free online class

Learn all about it! CANopen, based on Controller Area Network or CAN technology, is a proven serial bus that links multiple devices and is optimized for reliability and real-time control. A webinar covering the protocol will take place on Thursday, March 12th at 2 pm ET.

For more information, visit machinedesign.com/webinar. The event is designed to impart fundamental understanding of the platform, advantages and disadvantages, device profiles, and how communication layers can be optimized.

Switch + sensor website

A new user-friendly website at www.standexelectronics.com now offers more technical information to engineers and technical buyers.

The site of Standex Electronics, Inc., information on ATC-Frost, Magnetico, and Trans America products is included — as well as data sheets on hundreds of categories including reed switches, proximity switches, fluid level sensors, reed relays, high and low-frequency magnetic components, and others.

PARTsolutions online catalog

Belden, manufacturer of precision universal joints, has launched an online product catalog and configurator in partnership with PARTsolutions to provide digital 2D and 3D CAD files at www.beldenuniversal.com. “Our new online CAD catalog makes ordering easier,” says Perry Sainati, President of Belden.