Product News

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metal-Cored Wire features low manganese emissions.

January 21, 2015

With low manganese levels, FabCOR Element 70C6 helps companies conform to strict environmental regulations. When paired with 75/25 argon and carbon dioxide shielding gas mixture, wire offers 2.0 mL of diffusible hydrogen per 100 g of weldment. Operating with 90/10 shielding, gas blend yields ≤ 4.0 mL of hydrogen per 100 g of weldment. Available in diameters of 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in., FabCOR Element 70C6 simplifies silicon removal and is suited for single- or- multi-pass welding. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Portable Tools

Torque and Automation Control eliminates potential variations.

January 21, 2015

Designed for automation and robotic fastening applications, SD-Series provides digital adjustable torque setting, variable torque and speed control, and multiple I/O options for integration with PLCs and other line control techniques. Built-in screw counter prevents screw-fastening errors and detects cross threading, omissions, unfinished rundowns, and cycle incompletes. Electric screwdrivers, featuring Swiss Maxon brushless motor technology, range from 0.08–13 lb-in. Read More

Software

Professional P&ID Software is flexible and intuitive.

January 21, 2015

Used by engineers planning factories, M4 P&ID FX v6.0 aids everyday tasks via catalog and symbol browser (with preview), current P&ID drawings standard, and dashboard. Ribbon interface optimizes overview and helps accelerate familiarization for new users, while direct access to all relevant functions hastens diagram generation. Search functions enable immediate location of components and pipelines in complicated diagrams, and reports can be optionally generated in various and specific formats. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Universal Rack facilitates inverter installation and setup.

January 21, 2015

As universal racking solution, Bentek Inverter PowerRack-AL provides common design that fits ABB, Advanced Energy, Chint, Schneider, SMA, Solar Edge, SolarMax, and Solectria 3-phase inverters. Unit can be shipped directly to any commercial jobsite where 3-phase inverters can be integrated and installed on commercial rooftops. Bentek PowerSkids, when installed within 10 ft of PV array, allow NEC 2014 section 690.12 Rapid Shutdown code compliance. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Composite Disc Brushes are available with shell mill mount.

January 21, 2015

With molded shell mill mount, ATB composite disc brushes are designed to fit into existing shell mill holders and eliminate need for adapters to fit into milling machines. Design also eliminates need for additional tooling between spindle and composite disc brush. In addition to conserving expenses, design eliminates extra setup step while promoting durability in applications that require high-speed, clockwise and counter-clockwise rotation changes. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Printer supports digital dentistry.

January 21, 2015

Engineered to meet demanding production needs of mid-size dental labs and mid-to-large-sized orthodontic labs, Objet Eden260VS Dental Advantage is compatible with all Stratasys dental materials, including VeroDent, VeroDentPlus, and biocompatible VeroGlaze. Soluble support technology facilitates cleaning of dental parts with fine features, such as small removable die inserts in dental models. For complete flexibility, users can switch between soluble and water jet modes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Paperless Chart Recorder incorporates 12.1 in. touchscreen.

January 21, 2015

With up to 48 input channels for measuring voltage, current, thermocouples, or RTDs, Brainchild PR-30 lets users track data on integrated, Hi-Res, touchscreen display. It is possible to view critical lab or industry process in real-time and simultaneously view several values from remote location. Saving measurements to internal Flash memory, recorder offers remote monitoring capability scan rate within 100 msec for all analog channels, and 6 user-configurable plug-and-play I/O card slots. Read More

Software

Mobile Card Management Application helps reduce fraud and loss.

January 21, 2015

Layered atop existing fraud rules, CardValet™ helps financial institutions improve cardholder engagement and reduce fraud loss. Cardholders, through this downloadable application, can monitor and control how, when, and where their cards are used. Functionality covers turn cards off and establishing spending limits. Also, users can decline transactions that exceed predefined thresholds or those concerning specific merchant categories. Accounts with linked access may also be monitored. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature M12 Connector is rated to 16 A and 630 V.

January 21, 2015

Used in industrial environments, S-coded flush-type connectors and cordsets have 2 positions and protective earth ground. Panel-mount connectors are pre-assembled with 0.5 m long wires with conductor cross section of 16 AWG. With IP67 protection and metal M16 X 1.5 panel-mount thread, circular connector system is suitable for use as main power connector. Pin and socket versions are available for front and rear mounting. Unshielded cable cordsets come with straight and right-angle heads. Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Contemporary Door System creates open spaces.

January 21, 2015

Comprising folding, multi slide, and swing door systems, Contemporary Clad design helps create open spaces in residences and businesses. Material option features 2 15/16 in. narrow stile and rail profile to maximize glass and light. With 2 ¼ in. thick panels made of LVL core construction and extruded aluminum, system promotes thermal performance (to meet energy code demands) and structural integrity while minimizing exterior maintenance requirements. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Portable Tools

Laser Marking Scan Head combines speed and positional stability.

January 21, 2015

Available with silicon mirrors for 3 laser wavelengths, basiCube 10 scan head achieves 800 cps and exhibits positional stability under load. Product is optimized for basic laser marking applications and features 10 mm aperture as well as laser marking-optimized tuning. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Silicone Additive improves solvent borne paint/ink performance.

January 21, 2015

Dow Corning® 700P Additive enables formulators of white, pastel, and gray solvent borne paints and coatings to achieve stable titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigment dispersions with reduced tendency toward flooding and floating as well as improved color consistency. This low-VOC, low-odor, siloxane-based pigment dispersant also improves gloss and reduces haze. Also, heat resistance reduces yellowing effect in formulations during heat-curing and when overbaked. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Process Instrumentation Monitor works with UHP gas source systems.

January 21, 2015

Used for continuous monitoring of process instrumentation for semi-automatic ultra-high purity gas source systems, GigaGuard™ Compact Data Monitor (CDM) provides 8 analog and digital sensor inputs, alarm setpoints, and facility communications capabilities that can be adjusted to meet operator's desired safety and monitoring parameters. Multiple monitoring and alert functions, along with 3 in. LCD keypad and Class 1, Division 2 classification, are standard. Read More

HVAC

Ductless Fume Hoods exceed OSHA and ANSI standards.

January 21, 2015

Available in 3 models with choice of 24, 36, or 48 in. widths, Purair 5 Fume Hoods feature ductless design that enables them to be positioned over sink or benchtop apparatus. Face velocity of 100 fpm ensures containment of fumes and particulates for operator protection, while alarm alerts operator when airflow falls to unacceptable level. Main filter can be chosen from 14 different types of carbon, which include specialty media for vapors of organics, solvents, acids, mercury, and formaldehyde. Read More

Software

Software Application configures FLEX-LT control system panels.

January 21, 2015

Backwards compatible with legacy projects, Flex Control Builder (FCB) lets users create custom graphics for screens and buttons. Button and text position and size are variable, and users can also create custom text. Providing complete project view at-a-glance, solution also offers dialer support with visual feedback, built-in project diagnostic and resource monitoring, and multiple bar graph support. Functionality also allows copy and pasting of screen features from existing projects. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Field Spectroradiometer identifies plant species.

January 21, 2015

Working alone or in combination with hyperspectral or multi-spectral imaging from satellite or airborne sources, PSR+ 3500 provides non-destructive species identification in situ. Portable 350–2,500 nm unit offers auto-shutter, auto-exposure, and auto-dark exposure. Using reflectance measurements, researchers can discriminate between species by examining distinctive absorption features in full spectrum such as moisture content, color variation, and lignin/cellulose values. Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Gas Fired Preheating Oven offers 4-6 parts/min throughput.

January 20, 2015

Used for heating aluminum billets, which enter press to be forged into pistons, 12 ft 9 in. x 11 ft 4 in. x 12 ft gas fired preheating oven can produce 240–360 parts/hr. Furnace temperature is 850°F (950°F max), and dwell time is 30 min. Integral sensor detects 3 in. dia x 2.5–4 in. long products in place at oven exit, and extractor/pusher pushes billets onto transfer conveyor. Gas convection equipment includes nozzle mixing type burners with integral blower. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Display & Presentation Equipment

Waterproof T8 LED Tube Light operates down to -85°F.

January 20, 2015

Retaining instant turn on capability, ALTLED® T8 incorporates aluminum heat-sink outer casing, military grade A-class components, and temperature-resistant, solid-state capacitors that ensure consistent operation down to -85°F. Light produces 104 lm/W throughout entire 50,000 hr life span, and IP65 rating is supported by multiple waterproof installation options. Other than double-pin fixtures, tubes are compatible with single-pin T8 socket designed for refrigeration applications. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Automatic Gas Cabinet supports quality control applications.

January 20, 2015

With customized gas handling capabilities, Centurion™ Cabinet supports QC requirements for companies that perform sample analyses of gas production runs. Customized system sequences allow for delivery of multiple process gases to on-site gas analyzers for data collection. Following analysis, sequences monitor ventilation of process gases to facility’s exhaust system. GigaGuard ™ PLC automates purging and cylinder switchover, while PROFIBUS communications facilitate monitoring and control. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Entry Module suits medical equipment used at home.

January 20, 2015

Designed without ground pin for use in Protection Class II applications, Model DC12 is available in 1- or 2-pole versions with current ratings from 1–10 A at 250 Vac. Reinforced double insulation is tested with voltage of 4,000 Vdc between energized conductor and neutral conductor relative to filter case. Available in medical and low leakage, M5 versions, integrated EMC filter at power input provides interference suppression, which results in optimized electromagnetic compatibility. Read More