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Stepper Motors are UL Recognized

January 4, 2012 11:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

Kollmorgen’s POWERMAX II Series stepper motors are now UL recognized. This enables OEMs who build UL-certified equipment to integrate high-performance stepper technology into existing designs without

Hall-effect Latch Protects Against High Voltage Transients

January 4, 2012 11:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

Allegro MicroSystems, Inc. announced a new, two-wire, Hall-effect latch that is programmed at the factory to optimize the magnetic switch point accuracy. The A1244 Hall-effect latch uses the same high frequency, four-phase, chopper-stabilization

High-Voltage Metal Film Resistors Are Anti-Corrosive

January 3, 2012 11:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

Stackpole’s RNV Series metal film resistor is designed for high-voltage handling and robust environmental performance. The RNV14 is a ¼ Watt body size rated up to 1600 V max working voltage, and it can


Remote Isolated Field I-O Card Targets Real-time Control Systems

January 3, 2012 7:31 am | Product Releases | Comments

The MESA 7I66 is a remote isolated field I/O card designed for fast real time PC based control systems. The 7I66 communicates with the host with a robust isolated RS-422 link. Standard CAT5 cables are used for wiring convenience. The 7I66 is supported by

January 2012: Industrial

January 1, 2012 12:00 am | Digital Editions | Comments

This issue goes into the industrial space, covering amplifiers, PROFIBUS, and image sensor quantum efficiency. The Roundtable goes into standards and regulations, while the Brainstorm Q&A asks what consumer technology will make the biggest splash in the New Year.

IP Video Surveillance Camera Delivers 1080p Resolution

December 29, 2011 4:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

Toshiba Surveillance & IP Video has introduced the IK-WD14A dome camera, the company's first such model to feature full HD 1080p resolution for securing areas where the sharpest video detail is required

Seven-inch Operator Interface Terminal Suits Printing, Labeling, Packaging Machines

December 28, 2011 10:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

American Industrial Systems Inc., AIS, is an ISO 9001:2008 certified supplier and manufacturer of a 7” human machine interface terminal featuring RISC-based open architecture for easy integration and deployment. The commercial-off-the-shelf technologies are utilized to meet their increasing demands for easy to use HMI’s offering a lower total cost of ownership for printing, labeling and packaging machine industries. The GOIT750 operator interface terminal powered by Windows CE 6.0 operating system provides

Mechanical Keypad Replacement with Capacitive Touch

December 22, 2011 9:55 am | by Meenakshi Sundaram, Cypress Semiconductor ( | Articles | Comments

Gone is the era of mechanical push buttons and membrane switches as more and more of these interfaces are being replaced by innovative capacitive touch sensing technology.


High Brightness LED Optimized for Elevated Outdoor Video Screens

December 22, 2011 4:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Members of Cree’s high-brightness P2 oval LED family, the C4SMD offers high-brightess performance at zero degree intensity and the C4SMT offers its brightest peak intensity performance at a -20 degree angle.

Sputtered Coatings Include Longwave Infrared Optical Filters

December 21, 2011 11:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

Deposition Sciences, Inc. announced new sputtered long wavelength infrared optical coatings. The company’s MicroDyn sputtering deposition platform now offers 8-micron longwave pass (LSP) and 10-micron narrow bandpass (NBP) filters with desirable

Absolute Rotary Encoders Target DeviceNet and Ethernet-IP-based Systems

December 21, 2011 8:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

POSITAL's OPTOCODE absolute rotary encoders are available with full support for DeviceNet and EtherNet/IP interface standards. This ensures that these devices can be readily integrated into control systems based on Rockwell Automation/Allen-Bradley and Schneider PLC’s, providing

High Stability Infrared Sensor IC Suits Demanding Environments

December 21, 2011 6:35 am | Product Releases | Comments

The new MLX90616ESF-HCA thermopile sensor addresses common challenge for current high end thermometer guns: their sensitivity to fast temperature changes in their environment.

Sixteenth-brick Power converters Suit Low-profile Applications

December 21, 2011 5:09 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ericsson has introduced two new isolated DC/DC power converters that come in an industry-standard sixteenth-brick form factor and deliver an output current up to 20 A, or an output power equivalent to


Initiative Launched to Create Open Standard for Computer Vision

December 20, 2011 5:54 am | News | Comments

The Khronos Group today announced a new initiative to create an open, royalty-free standard for cross platform acceleration of computer vision applications.

Inherently Limited Class 2 Transformers Tout Easy Installation, Operation

December 20, 2011 5:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

New inherently limited Class 2 Transformers from Foster Transformer are presented as being easier to install and operate since they require no external fusing and contain no internal current fuses. Designed for applications requiring

CSP Sockets Enable Testing of Any Area-array Device to 200°C

December 19, 2011 11:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

Aries Electronics offers CSP sockets that accept any area-array device for high-temperature testing up to +200°C. The new AR4HT Series sockets incorporate a low-profile 0.45-mm contact structure (compressed) that is shorter than

Pocket-Sized Tool Speeds Installation of PoE Security Cameras.

December 19, 2011 10:02 am | Phihong | Product Releases | Comments

Phihong has developed a  pocket-sized device to aid in the installation of PoE-enabled security cameras. The POE-CIT-R acts as a redirect for the power and data flow between the camera and the Power-over-Ethernet power supply for local access to the camera.

Cree Licenses Pioneering Remote Phosphor Patents

December 19, 2011 9:09 am | News | Comments

Cree announced it has granted five LED lighting manufacturers licenses to select Cree patents through its recently launched remote phosphor licensing program.

SBC Touts High Extension Flexibility and Intel Atom N455

December 19, 2011 5:31 am | Product Releases | Comments

Advantech announced the arrival of MIO-2260. Designed with the Intel Atom N455 single core processor and DDR3 memory support, this embedded single board computer (SBC) measures 100 mm x 72 mm (same dimension as 2.5” Hard Disk) which is

Ethernet IO Modules Tout Fast Start-up

December 16, 2011 7:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

Molex Incorporated introduced new Brad HarshIO Ethernet I/O Modules with QuickConnect (QC) and Fast Start-Up (FSU) technologies to provide a reliable solution for connecting industrial controllers to I/O devices

Wall-Mount Cabinets Offer Rugged Protection

December 16, 2011 5:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pentair Technical Products announces their expanded Hoffman brand line of PROTEK Wall-Mount enclosures, designed to provide protection, support, and thermal management to rack-mounted electronics.

Sealed High-Power Connector Protects Against Harsh Environmental Conditions

December 16, 2011 4:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Anderson Power Products has introduced the SPEC Pak High Power Connector, with power handling capacity from 75 to 260 amps and an IP68-rated waterproof environmentally sealed shell.

ETX Module Supports DDR3, Offers Desirable Flexibility

December 15, 2011 10:47 am | Product Releases | Comments

Advantech announced the release of SOM-4463 B1 with further upgraded features, including support for DDR3 memory, a higher memory capacity up to 4 GB, compatibility with 24-bit LVDS, an additional

USB Controlled Power Meter Operates Over 9 kHz to 3 GHz

December 15, 2011 9:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

Teseq has introduced the new model PMU 6003 to its power meter product range. The instrument is designed for a variety of applications over the frequency range of 9 kHz to 3 GHz. Features include

PWM Servo Controller Touts High Speed, Bandwidth

December 14, 2011 4:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxon’s new ESCON 36/2 DC 4-quadrant PWM servo controller is for use with DC motors up to 72 Watts. This very fast digital current controller, with desirable bandwidth for optimal motor current/torque control, provides drift-free yet extremely dynamic speed

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