D30 Series graphic touch panel from Aromat (New Providence, NJ) consists of a NEMA 4-rated two-color backlit LCD that can display text and graphics. Stores up to 256 message screens, which can be color coded for faster operator recognition.
Interact 5.2, the latest version of Computer Technology Corp.'s (Milford, OH) human-machine interface (HMI) software, features Year 2000 compliance, new tools and editing features, 256-color bitmap support in a variety of file formats, and new import capabilities.
Think & Do Software (Ann Arbor, MI) now offers two versions of its PC-based flowchart control software. Version 4.1 for Windows NT allows users to run control logic and HMI software applications on a single PC.
MMI Automated Systems (Savanna, IL) has introduced the LM-1000, a semi-automatic tabletop labeler that can serve as a label dispenser, tamp applicator, round-product applicator and wraparound (flag) applicator.
Ormec's (Rochester, NY) new Orion(TM) motion controller family includes the 586/133MHz processor. This processor offers a 25% speed increase and enables Ormec customers to upgrade to a more industrial PC-based platform.