The piston air valve used on Blackmer’s TX/TXD series of sliding vane pumps is now available in a 3-inch configuration. According to the company, the piston air valves provide much longer service life, which means less leakage from the pump.
Large vacuum cups from Vi-Cas Manufacturing fit virtually any type of vacuum equipment used for lifting, or “pick and place” of large, bulky, cumbersome or heavy items. Cups are available in: Sizes up to 15” and larger. Round, rectangular and oval shapes.
Automation Direct’s NITRA line of pneumatic components now includes additional fittings and
DENSO’s new VM series of six-axis articulated, class 100 cleanroom robots feature: Reaches of 3.28’ to 4.27’ Standard cycle times of 0.89 to 0.95 sec. Repeatability from ±0.00196” to ±00275”.
The series 500 hydraulic metering pumps from Neptune™ Chemical Pump Co., Inc. are designed for water cooling tower applications and feature: Variable Oil By-pass stroke adjustment. EZE-CLEAN™ valves. Electric stroke control. Pneumatic stroke control.
BinMaster’s SmartBob C-50 analog expansion console enables monitoring of multiple bins equipped with SmartBob2 or SmartBob-TS1 sensors from a single control console, thereby reducing the amount of required equipment, simplifying installation and lowering costs.
Great Western Manufacturing recently released its QA Series in-line and gravity flow sifters.
National Instruments has launched LabVIEW 2009, the latest version of the graphical system design software platform for control, test and embedded system development.
The seepex company’s MDP series of progressive cavity metering pumps now feature a rotating unit made from Xytel ST801. The material is virtually unbreakable, is more resistant to abrasion than stainless steel, and runs reliably at low speeds and under high pressure.
Comark Corporation has introduced the SnapHMI™ panel display replacement, consisting of a standard 19” desktop monitor mounted within a frame. The display: Has a touchscreen or polycarbonate shield that forms a NEMA 4X panel mount display.
AdvantaPure has added to its line of RFID tags with the GammaTag 500, which is specifically designed for use in applications involving gamma irradiation.
Balluff says that its SmartLevel™ capacitive aqueous liquid level detection sensors, for
Parker Hannifin has made available a complete line of ASME-coded, high-efficiency coalescing compressed air filters. According to the company, features include: The removal of 99.5 percent of oil, water, rust and pipescale particles of 0.
Bio-Chem Fluidics has redesigned its 075P2 2-way solenoid-operated pinch valves in order to provide more effective control of flow paths for fluid-handling systems.
Agentis Energy™ recently unveiled The Acuity Solution web-based interface to enable plastics processors and other manufacturers to monitor the energy consumption of every electrically powered device in the plant and use the information to save on energy costs.