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  • Product

    Beckhoff ELM314x Economy Line

    January 15, 2019 by MRO Magazine

    Beckhoff Automation added ELM314x economy line to the EtherCAT measurement module family. This I/O system expansion simplifies the use of system-integrated precision measurement technology. ELM314x measurement modules are available in two, four, six and eight-channel versions. High-precision measurements with an

  • Product

    Schmidt Controlflex couplings

    January 15, 2019 by MRO Magazine

    Ruland Manufacturing is now an authorized distributor for Controlflex couplings manufactured by Schmidt-Kupplung. Controlflex couplings have compact balanced design, are electrically isolating, and have high misalignment capabilities. The couplings are comprised of two anodized aluminum hubs joined by pins to

  • News Industry

    Magna expects sales to be hurt by sale of fluid pressure and controls business

    January 15, 2019 by The Canadian Press

    AURORA, Ont. – Magna International Inc. says it expects its sales this year will be weighed down by a stronger U.S. dollar and the sale of its fluid pressure and controls business. The Ontario-based auto parts maker, which keeps its

  • Product

    HPS Titan N

    January 14, 2019 by MRO Magazine

    Hammond Power Solutions Inc. (HPS), now offers three phase encapsulated transformers for industrial and harsh environments named the HPS Titan N. HPS Titan N is completely encapsulated in epoxy and silica, providing protection from airborne contaminants and prevents the ingress

  • Product

    Schütte SCX Multi-Spindle Automatic Lathe

    January 14, 2019 by MRO Magazine

    Schütte offers the SCX, its multi-spindle automatic lathe. Everything that is not directly related to the production of workpieces has been eliminated from the machining area. There are no drives, cables, slides, lubrication lines or cooling lines within the tooling

  • Product

    Allweiler Condition Monitoring Device

    December 31, 2018 by Mario Cywinski

    Allweiler has announced the IN-1000 condition-monitoring device, for pumps in operationally critical and environmentally sensitive chemical engineering applications. With one master and up to 10 satellite modules per network, the IN-1000 lets operators monitor up to 11 pumps at once. Built-in

  • Product

    DC Power Supplies from AutomationDirect

    December 18, 2018 by Mario Cywinski

    AutomationDirect has added PSH series high efficiency power supplies and PSX series rugged IP67 rated power supplies to the RHINO DC power supplies line-up. RHINO high efficiency PSH series 12, 24 and 48 VDC power supplies offer efficiencies up to

  • Product

    Molex Micro-Lock Plus Wire-to-Board Connector System

    December 17, 2018 by Mario Cywinski

    Molex’s Micro-Lock Plus Wire-to-Board connector system is for customers needing a compact wire-to-board connector with a high-current rating up to 3.0A. The system comes in two sizes, 2.00mm pitch and 1.25mm pitch. The 2.00mm pitch version offers two to 16

  • Product

    Leslie Controls K-Max Rotary Control Valve

    December 3, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    Leslie Controls, worldwide manufacturer of valves for the power generation, industrial, marine and oil and gas markets, features K-Max eccentric plug rotary control valve. K-Max incorporates cam-action, low-friction plug operation that provides tight shutoff over a long service life in

  • Product

    Sysmac AI Controller from Omron

    December 3, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    Omron Automation Americas Sysmac AI Controller handles several key steps in the data-driven decision process for predictive maintenance. This solution helps manufacturers reduce risk of bad parts or equipment damage by detecting issues early on and prompting immediate action to

  • CTMA Breakfast Seminar Discusses USMCA, Tariffs

    November 16, 2018 by Mario Cywinski

    The Canadian Tooling and Machining Association (CTMA) recently partnered with BMO and Deloitte to host a breakfast seminar at the Galt Golf and Country Club in Cambridge, Ontario. The topic was USMCA and Steel/Aluminum Tariffs The Good, The Bad, The

  • Product

    Aitech Defense Systems Supercomputer

    November 12, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    Aitech Defense Systems Inc. unveils industrial version of the GPGPU RediBuilt supercomputer. Based on the NVIDIA Jetson TX2 System-on-Module (SoM), the new A177 Twister uses CUDA and deep learning acceleration capabilities to handle complex computational requirements needed in embedded systems

  • Product

    Schütte PC Multi-Spindle Automatics

    November 12, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    Schütte sells PC series, new multi-spindle automatics. Automatics in the PC series are machining centers, used whenever classic cam-controlled automatics reach their limit. PC multi-spindle automatics perform tapping, mill cutting, polygon cutting and eccentric drilling operations. Six or eight work

  • Product

    AMK SPINDASYN SEZ Linear Drive Motor

    November 5, 2018 by Mario Cywinski

    AMK Automation’s new SPINDASYN SEZ electric cylinder is a ready-to-install linear drive motor system, which the rotor is pressed directly onto the screw. Featuring high and constant force, high precision and position accuracy and high energy efficiency, the closed-loop positioning

  • Product

    Pioneer New Medium Voltage Transformer/Interrupting Switch Assembly

    November 5, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    Pioneer Dry Type Group has introduced Medium Voltage Transformer/Interrupter Switch Assemblies with safe, reliable and cost-effective switching and fault protection for unit substations.  Designing and manufacturing the fully integrated switch and transformer together helps the components work together. On-site assembly is

  • Troubleshooting Failure Modes

    October 30, 2018 by

    Protecting industrial shaft seals from failure. Industrial shaft seals in rotating machinery primarily function to retain lubricant, exclude contaminants (such as dust or moisture), separate media (including lubricant), and/or confine pressure. In turn, they protect bearing arrangements, optimize bearing service

  • Product

    Push-button Terminal Blocks

    October 22, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    WAGO TOPJOB S line of DIN rail mount terminal blocks now includes push-button actuation. Orange push buttons on both sides of the terminal block identify where the operating tool must be applied. Press down on push-button with the operating tool,

  • Product

    Van der Graaf Unveils Intelligent Drum Motor

    October 12, 2018 by Mario Cywinski

    Van der Graaf has developed a drum motor design with the frequency inverter (VFD) integrated into the motor junction box and an electric motor. The new Intelligent Drum Motor (IntelliDrive) design was recently shown at IMTS 2018 in Chicago. With

  • Product

    Festo Motion Control Package

    October 5, 2018 by Mario Cywinski

    Festo Motion Control Package (FMCP) is a motion control kit for running a Festo handling system. FMCP can coordinate motion of up to six axes for pick and place and other precision Cartesian robotic applications. FMCP is available as a

  • Product

    SDT Unveils Cloud Connected Condition Monitoring Solution

    October 3, 2018 by Mario Cywinski

    SDT, an ultrasound solutions company, has announced the SDT340 data collector and UAS4.0. The combination is a cloud-connected condition monitoring solution combining: power of ultrasound, vibration, temperature, and RPM. “One of our vision statements is to continue pushing the boundaries