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    New foot-mount resolvers offer reliable feedback and lower costs for pulp & paper and steel mills

    May 22, 2015 by MRO Staff

    Dynapar of Gurnee, IL, has introduced its all-new Northstar brand R56 foot/C-Face mount and RF25 flange-mount resolvers that are ideal for pulp and paper and steel mill environments. The R56 and RF25 are designed to be suitable replacements for existing

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    Wireless headset-to-headset communication system features DECT6 technology

    May 15, 2015 by Staff

    DECT6 technology is now available in Special Electronics & Designs (SED) Inc.’s industry recognized communications headsets, designed specifically for high-noise and challenging working environments. These versatile headsets are lightweight, exceptionally clear and comfortable for all-day wear. Create groups of up

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    200-ton toting casters weigh 8,000 lb and sit 52 in. above factory floor

    January 25, 2015 by Bill Roebuck

    Hamilton Caster is well known for making heavy duty industrial casters – and now, one of the biggest. Hamilton recently designed and built four 100,000-lb-capacity casters for a federal contractor. Fully assembled, each caster towers 52 in. above the factory

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    Major expansion cable assembly lineup released

    January 25, 2015 by Bill Roebuck

    Harting has unveiled a major expansion of its M8, M12 and 7/8-in overmolded cable assembly lineup for data and signal applications, providing customers with the convenience of one-stop shopping for reliable, robust connectivity. This largest-ever expansion of Harting assemblies features

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    Tablet app helps configure custom connectors and shows benefits of connectorization

    January 25, 2015 by Bill Roebuck

    Harting’s new iPad configurator app helps users design the custom, modular connector from standard parts that best suits their application. By employing this free, interactive, drag-and-drop app to choose the connector model and size (from select series of popular hoods

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    Training program encourages workers to speak up about unsafe behaviour

    December 23, 2014 by Bill Roebuck

    Belleville, ON – A new employee safety program has been released and deals specifically with encouraging employees to speak up when they see a co-worker engaged in unsafe behaviour so injuries and fatalities can be prevented. In this dramatic telling

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    Vacuum design helps reduce operator exposure to harmful dusts

    December 12, 2014 by Bill Roebuck

    VAC-U-MAX’s new continuous-duty industrial vacuums are equipped with a continuous bagging system that eliminates dumping of a drum. The closed bags prevent dust clouds and avoid a potential cause of back injuries. The filter cleaning system eliminates the need for

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    Tension control brake operates quietly in paper mills

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    A full line of Positorq oil shear tension control brakes from Force Control provides simple, precise torque control over the entire speed range, even down to 0 rpm. Operational speeds are precisely controlled without chatter, stick slip or…

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    On-board rechargeable batteries make toolbox more mobile

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Snap-on Industrial’s Level 5 Automated Tool Control (ATC) toolbox can now be powered by on-board rechargeable batteries. Six rechargeable, interchangeable batteries provide up to 16 hours of battery life, enough for two shifts, and the…

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    Rolling bearings keep motors and generators running

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    NKE Austria supplies a wide range of rolling bearings for electrical machinery, particularly motors and generators, featuring low running noise, efficient seals, high load ratings and long service life. The company develops standard and special…

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    Circuit breaker technology provides full-time protection

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    GE’s Industrial Solutions business has announced the availability of its ArcWatch circuit breaker communication technology, providing always-on, full-time protection and reliability for people, property and equipment. The technology…

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    Connector delivers reliable transmission of signals

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Harting has expanded its PushPull device connector family with a 10-pole PushPull Signal for delivery of analogue, low-voltage and bus signals in all power ranges. The connector has 10 contacts to transmit rated currents of 5 A with conductor…

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    Ball screw reduces grease splatter for cleaner environment

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    NSK has developed a ball screw that minimizes grease splatter thanks to the L1 seal. The non-contact seal employs a structure that prevents grease from accumulating on the screw shaft surface, which in turn reduces the amount of grease…

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    Conveyor system protects environment during transport

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    In an application where farmed salmon are fed with feed pellets that are transported to the farms on special ships, ContiTech’s Sicon closed conveyor belt system protects the feed during loading and transportation. It keeps the pellets…

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    Rustproof flat top chains stand up to demands of beverage industry

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Iwis Drive Systems has introduced Flexon hardened, wear-resistant stainless steel flat top chains used, for example, for conveying bottle crates and returnable bottles. Surface-hardened to reduce wear and maintenance costs, the chains consist…

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    Rugged hand-held hydraulic tester stands up to tough conditions

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Stauff’s PPC-04-plus hand-held hydraulic tester, designed for use in particularly harsh conditions, features extremely robust construction and an oil-resistant rubber coating to withstand impacts, vibration, dust and moisture. This…

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    Thermal imager designed for use with iPhone

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    FLIR Systems has announced the upcoming release of the FLIR One consumer-oriented thermal imaging system. It places the power of thermal imaging technology into the palm of the consumer via an easy-to-use smartphone accessory case. The device…

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    Cost-conscious transducer comes in very small case

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    The DT series 3-wire current transducer from NK Technologies is specifically designed in a compact, space-saving case. It uses a common point for both power supply and output signal, and is factory calibrated for a single current range. This…

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    High-temperature IR thermometer offers five operating modes

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Land Instruments has introduced the Spot R100 high-temperature, multi-mode thermometer. This industrial non-contact instrument combines five operating modes, including ratio setting, two single wavelengths, a multi-mode setting and duo setting….

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    IR window protects inspectors of high-energy equipment

    February 1, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    The Fluke ClirVu CV series IR windows eliminate the need to open the panel door to take infrared camera readings, offering protection for electricians, engineers and inspectors who work around high-energy equipment. The windows are torture…