IP67-sealed tactile switch intended for smart meter and detection applications

May 2, 2012 1:42 pm | Product Releases | Comments

C&K Components has designed a cost-effective, low-profile tactile switch for a wide range of price-sensitive applications, including smart meters, smoke/fire detectors and carbon monoxide detectors. Designated the KSE Series, the momentary-action tactile switch combines rugged IP67-rated sealing, reliability and a long-operating life with a new optimized and economical design.

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Antimicrobial switches reduce bacteria, mold and fungi by up to 99.9 percent

May 1, 2012 10:55 am | Product Releases | Comments

Arcolectric, an Elektron Technology plc brand, today announces a unique new range of antimicrobial switches launched as part of an exclusive partnership with BioCote Ltd. Arcolectric’s best-selling ranges of standard and miniature rocker switches, push button switches, double pole splash resistant switches and splash/dust covers will be manufactured with BioCote’s silver ion technology...  

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Servomotors target food, beverage and pharmaceutical equipment

April 23, 2012 11:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

Kollmorgen introduced Stainless Steel W Series motors. These IP69K-sealed hygienic servomotors feature an all stainless steel, round housing design that promotes long life and reliable operation in harsh food, beverage and pharmaceutical applications, even subject to

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Stepper motor-drive system rated for a 12-48 VDC input voltage

April 19, 2012 12:05 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions announces the release of the DCM4826X stepper motor drive module. The DCM4826X is a bipolar 2 phase chopper drive package rated for a 12-48VDC input voltage and a continuous output current rating of 2.6A rms (3.68A peak) per phase.

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CIT Relay & Switch offers VM3 series 16 amp snap-action switch

April 18, 2012 9:09 am | Product Releases | Comments

The CIT Relay & Switch VM3 Series snap-action switch offers choice of single pole single throw or single pole double throw circuit. This UL/CUL recognized switch is available in 0.187" or 0.250" quick connect termination. As with all CIT switch product, the VM3 series is RoHS compliant and includes multiple lever and gram force options.

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Planetary gearbox revolutionizes deep drill technology

April 16, 2012 1:15 pm | Product Releases | Comments

In September 2010 Maxon launched the groundbreaking EC22HD Heavy Duty Downhole Drilling Motor. In combination with its matching GP22HD Heavy Duty Planetary Gearbox, operation on the 'limit of what is bearable' in Deep Drill Technology is now a reality.

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Programmable pushbuttons exhibit wide viewing areas

April 11, 2012 11:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

NKK Switches, today announced it has enhanced the design of its SmartSwitch LCD product line to feature the largest viewing area to cap size in the industry. The wider screen LCD SmartSwitch devices are available for both the 64x32 and 36x24 resolutions...  

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Integrated stepper devices include EtherNet/IP

April 9, 2012 12:12 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Applied Motion Products added the STM17R and STM23R drive+motors to its line of integrated steppers.  The STM17R integrates a NEMA 17 step motor and a microstepping drive into a single device, and the STM23R does the same with a NEMA 23 step motor and a microstepping drive.

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Clickable switch provides uniform haptic feedback in touch-sensing HMIs

April 4, 2012 10:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

C&K Components has developed a new component concept for complex automotive human machine interfaces (HMIs). Designated the CLK Series, the energy-free electromechanical device provides consistent, self-guided motion with uniform haptic feedback for automotive touch-sensing HMI applications.

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100 Turn Rotary Sensors

March 27, 2012 7:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Novotechnik U.S. announces the ML Series of  rotary sensors. These sensors measure angle up to 100 turns or 36,000° of mechanical travel and have a life of over 15 million turns.

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BLDC Motor-Control Kit intended for energy-efficient applications

March 21, 2012 4:53 am | Renesas | Product Releases | Comments

Renesas Electronics America announced a new motor-control kit, expanding support for its RX62T microcontroller (MCU) Group. Featuring a single precision floating point unit (FPU) and high-performance RX CPU core, the RX62T MCU Group was designed for implementing high-efficiency motor control...

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Three-Week Lead Time Program for Servomotors

March 13, 2012 7:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Siemens Industry, Inc. is renewing its customer pledge to manufacture and deliver its popular line of SIMOTICS® 1FK7 servomotors in shortened time. Using a configurable options menu...

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Silicone Keypad Interface

March 13, 2012 7:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

APEM Components, Inc., a leading manufacturer of quality switches and joysticks, is pleased to announce the availability of total control panel assembly solutions featuring rubber keypad interfaces.

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Non-Magnetic Encoders for High Magnetic Field Environments

March 12, 2012 6:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Known for its high quality, long-lasting miniature scales and small profile scanning units, NUMERIK JENA now offers a line of encoders that are non-magnetic. These linear and rotary encoders...

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Small gearboxes allow a wide range of output torques and speeds

March 5, 2012 10:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pittman G30A planetary gearboxes are designed with maximum torque density and durability in mind. These small gearboxes are engineered to complement 5 different series of Pittman motors allowing a wide range of output torques and speeds.

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