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Festo: Pneumatic actuator control valve saves space, money, time

Designed to adjust or stop cylinder movement and de-energizing, the new Festo VFOF model LE-BAH adds control functionality by providing one-way speed control, manual override, and emergency stop functionality – holding a piston’s position even in the vertical position – in a single compact unit.
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BlueWater Automation Group: Fully-automatic case former

The F-16 fully-automatic, washdown-protected case former from BlueWater Automation (BWA) includes a fully stainless steel open form frame design and Festo’s hygienic MPA-C valve terminal, making it suitable for sanitary environments and applications in the food packaging industry.
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Festo: Redesigned actuator control valves

Festo’s VFOF, VBNF, and VBQF multi-functional pneumatic control valve series have been redesigned to create multi-functional units that are said to be less expensive to purchase than comparable solutions, more than 50% smaller in terms of height, save energy, and are easier and faster to install, troubleshoot, and maintain.
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Festo: Rodless pneumatic drive

Festo introduces the DGC-K, a compact rodless pneumatic drive ideal for simple drive functions and positioning operations, such as opening and closing doors and end of line packaging applications.
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Festo: Heavy-duty electric cylinder

Suitable for dynamic, high-feed-force applications, such as clamping, pressing, cable tensioning, and large component feeding, the ESBF cylinder from Festo is capable of generating almost two tons (17,000 N) of feed force, making it possible to use in place of a hydraulic cylinder.
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Festo: Communication node for EtherNet/IP

The new CPX-FB36 node for EtherNet/IP communications from Festo is suitable for production and process automation environments requiring diagnostics from the operational and master controller level on down to the field level.
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Festo: Bus node

One CTEU bus node with an adapter can control two valve terminals at the same time regardless of valve size for even greater flexibility and savings.
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Festo Corporation: Compact Pneumatic Valve Terminal

The VTUG offers flexibility in the choice of control options.
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Festo: Cylinder/drive combination

Festo’s EPCO electric cylinder and CMMO-ST closed loop servo drive combination is designed to quickly assist in machine changeover, while delivering low total lifecycle costs through minimum energy consumption, and streamlined selecting, commissioning, and installing.
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Festo: Heavy-duty toothed belt and ball screw electric actuators

Featuring recirculating ball bearing guides that help absorb lateral forces and torques, Festo’s EGC-HD (heavy duty) toothed belt and ball screw electric actuator also delivers the same high speed, response, and dynamic rigidity of the EGC model, and adds load-bearing capacity to its specifications–twice the load bearing of the EGC actuator.
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Festo Corporation: Ethernet-enabled servo drive

Providing Ethernet IP, ProfiNet, EtherCat, Profibus, and DeviceNet networkability, Festo’s CMMP-AS-M3 servo drive delivers safe-off capabilities for faster machine restart and shorter machine downtime.
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Festo Corporation: Pneumatic safety valves

Festo’s MS6-SV and MS9-SV pneumatic safety valves can be mounted either as stand-alone units or incorporated with Festo air preparation systems to provide safety, performance, and long equipment service life.
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Festo Corporation: Energy-efficient electric slide series

Designed for precise pushing motion or handling of work pieces, the electric slide series EGSL from Festo for pick and place systems or planar surface and 3D gantries operates with linearity and parallelism to an accuracy of + .0006 inches (+ 0.015 mm), even with heavy loads.
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Festo Corporation: Gantry package-handling systems

Festo’s new high-speed T-gantry and H-gantry packaging handling systems provide packing cycle times of 670 milliseconds and are said to be 30% faster than conventional handling systems.
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Festo Corporation: Bionic adaptive gripper sorts pressure-sensitive products

Light and flexible, the DHDG adaptive gripper from Festo consists of a pneumatic actuator in the form of a bellows and three gripper fingers arranged in the pattern of the tail fin of a fish.
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Festo Corporation: Affordable vision system for food, beverages

Festo’s compact vision system SBOC-Q combines a master controller, sensor interfaces, and various drives while still achieving 100% quality monitoring simply and affordably.
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Festo Corporation: Vacuum sensor for OVEM vacuum generators

With the OVEM vacuum generator from Festo, continuous status monitoring of the entire vacuum system is made possible with an integral sensor.
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Festo Corporation: Festo Corporation: Motor mount kit and gearbox

GAM Gear’s LSK and the EPL-H is the industry’s first-ever motor mounting kit and planetary gear head that can specifically be adapted to Festo®* actuators.
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Festo Corporation: Compact pressure sensor

Festo’s Compact Pressure Sensor SPAB is simple to set up, install, and commission.
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Festo Corporation: Festo Corporation: Electric actuator

The EGC Electric Actuator, from Festo, is designed for high dynamic speeds and high rigidity.
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Festo Corporation: Stepper motor and controller

Festo’s CMMS-ST single-axis position controller combined with the EMMS-ST stepper motor offers an easy to use, comprehensive and cost effective package for single and multiple-axis handling with loads of up to 20 kg.
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Festo Corporation: Solenoid valves

Festo’s CPE valve now has aluminum manifolds and M8 solenoid connections.
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Festo Corporation: Front-end controller

The CPX modular electrical terminal is now available with an embedded PLC.
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Festo Corporation: Compact vision system

As an aid to diagnostics and commissioning and for the monitoring of fast-motion systems, Festo offers the intelligent Compact Vision System SBOC-M/SBOI-M.
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Festo Corporation: Proportional gripper

The new proportional gripper HGPPI from Festo is equipped with a semi-rotary drive and handling module with intermediate position.
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Festo Corporation: Multi-axis controllers/drives

The Festo SE-AC-SMLC Multi-Axis Controller is at the center of a fully integrated control solution providing hardware and software building blocks that are engineered to easily plug together and work as a system.
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Festo Corporation: Microwave sensor

Applications in harsh environments can now benefit from a microwave sensor in a pneumatic cylinder from Festo. Offering non-length-dependent displacement for pneumatic or hydraulic linear drives, sensor also provides facilities such as diagnostics, process monitoring, and plug & work.
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Festo Corporation: Electronic position sensor

New from Festo, the SMAT electronic position sensor for cylinders can continuously monitor the position of a cylinder piston within a range of 50 mm.
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Festo Corporation: Festo Corporation: Electric Linear Actuator

Festo's DGEA cantilever electric linear actuator is designed with a  slide unit that remains stationary while the profile moves axially, making it suitable for space-contained multi-axis configurations.
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B&R Industrial Automation: B&R Industrial Automation: B&R XV System - Valve Manifold connection

Manufacturer-independent valve manifold connectionFor valve manifold control, there were previously two possibilities: Directly via the fieldbuses or with individually wired outputs.
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Festo Corporation: Plug-in valve terminal

Festo introduces its VTSA plug-in style valve series. VTSA is a highly modular valve system using plug-in sub-base style valves. The Type 44 valve terminal is easy to assemble or to modify.
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Festo Corporation: Festo Corporation: Linear actuator catalog

Festo offers a new, 220-page catalog that provides an easy way to select a ball screw or belt-driven linear actuator, or to design a complete multi-axis system from the company’s full range of electro-mechanical linear actuators.
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Festo Corporation: Valve manifolds

Festo has introduced MPA valve series manifolds, cost-effective valve terminals with I/O that can support as many as 32 valve positions. Because of the high-speed internal serial bus, MPA is easily configured and has the capacity for advance modules.
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Festo Corporation: Pneumatic valve terminal

Festo’s new Clean Design pneumatic valve terminal includes the CDVI pneumatic valve manifold, which meets the challenges of wet and corrosive environments.
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Festo Corporation: Miniaturized valve terminals

Smart Cubic valve terminals from Festo offer compact size, versatility, and high speed and flow rates to 150L/min with various functions and LED readouts.
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Beckhoff Automation: Beckhoff Automation: Integrated valve manifold

The Festo CPV IP65 valve manifold is now available as an extension module on Beckhoff USA’s popular IP67 fieldbus box I/O system. Connection with a noise-immune fiber-optic cable allows the CPV Manifold to be mixed with the wide range of the company’s network couplers and I/O.