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Xycom Automation: Operator interface

Xycom Automation has introduced the Pro-face AGP3000 Series, a line of 30 models of dedicated, multi-media and control operator interface touchscreens.
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Omron Electronics LLC: Integrated Control

Omron recently introduced the NSJ series HMI controllers, which integrate 2 of the company’s proven products—the NS HMI and the CJ1 PLC —in a single, flexible, cost-effective HMI controller.
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Maple Systems: 6" Color Hmi

Maple Systems has released the new HMI520T/TE, a 6” touchscreen HMI with a bright 500 cd/m2, 256-color display. Priced at $599, the HMI includes powerful graphics and animation capability, 4-wire analog resistive technology for total design freedom, high-speed processor, pop-up windows, recipes, macros, multiple languages, real-time clock, and support for more than 85 controller families from dozens of major manufacturers.
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Schneider Electric: Motor control center

New Square D® Model 6 Intelligent Motor Control Center from Schneider Electric offers real-time monitoring and remote control of motor functions for owners and managers of commercial and industrial facilities.
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Stepper drives

Applied Motion Products has introduced STAC6-Si High-Performance Stepper Drives, programmable for stand-alone operation with easy-to-use Si Pro-grammer™ Windows®-based software with integrated tuning.
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National Instruments: HMIs for LabVIEW

Engineers and scientists can now use National Instruments’ new flat-panel touch-screen, touch-panel computer and panel PC HMI with the NI LabVIEW graphical development environment to develop user interfaces.
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Axon: High-speed shrink labeler

Axon introduces its high-speed shrink sleeve label applicator, capable of production rates in excess of 600 cpm. The EZ-Seal 600SL provides high production rates at minimal costs for most full-body sleeve applications.
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Mettler-Toledo Safeline Inc: Mettler-Toledo Safeline Inc: X-ray inspector

Mettler-Toledo Safeline X-Ray’s series 10 X-ray inspection system is a market entry-level unit targeted at food packers and processors who couldn’t previously justify the cost of x-ray inspection techniques.
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NJM Packaging : Literature Outsert Feeder

Model 276 ......OUTSERT FEEDER This carousel outsert literature feeder significantly increases the component storage capacity of labelers, enabling pharmaceutical packagers to reduce labor costs and improve ergonomics while meeting the rising demand for affixing product-specific outserts to packages at high speeds.
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Maple Systems: Touchscreens

Now available from Maple Systems is the HMI550H-005 Classic operator interface touchscreen, priced at $1499. The 10.4”, 256-color TFT touchscreen is full-featured, including pop-up windows that display keypads, alarm status, bar graphs, and more.


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