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Controls Product Brief
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Balluff: High-resolution light array

Designed for applications involving measurement and detection of multiple objects during manufacturing, packing, or quality control, the BLA high resolution light array sensor from Balluff identifies, compares, or sorts objects based on minimal size or height differences, object diameter, object position, gap width, gap position, edge position, and more.
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Controls Product Brief
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Omega Engineering: Pressure sensor

The PX51-USBH pressure sensor is the latest in Omega’s high speed USB output transducer family.
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Inspection system. The 3D Gocator inspection system (above) is at the heart of the overall inspection system in the schematic shown here.
OEM Application Note
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3D vision inspection assures cup quality

A sophisticated vision inspection system that provides nearly 130 profiles per cup at 600 cups/min is used for quality assurance in the commercial thermoforming of yogurt cups.
Controls Product Brief
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Pepperl+Fuchs: UHF RFID reader

Compact and easy-to-integrate, F190 transmits data in bundles to maximize productivity and efficiency.
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Controls Product Brief
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Phoenix Contact: Industrial PCs

Phoenix Contact expands family of IP65 panel PCs with multitouch capability.
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Controls Product Brief
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B&R: Control panels require no hard wiring

B&R’s openSAFETY control panels allow safe data exchange over the bus system with just one cable and simple cabling of swing arm systems; hard wiring of E-stop, operating mode, and start buttons are unnecessary.
Controls Product Brief
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Baumer: Programmable encoders

Incremental encoders EIL580P added as programmable product variants to the Baumer modular OptoPulse encoder series.
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Controls Product Brief
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Banner Engineering: Laser sensor provides detection, measurement

Banner Engineering’s LE250 laser sensor features precision measurement and a small laser spot size, and has been optimized for measurements ranging from 100 mm to 400 mm.
Controls Product Brief
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Ludeca: Sensor

Ludeca, Inc. announces the new RS5 sensor for the proven OPTALIGN SMART machinery alignment system.
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Machine Product Brief
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Baldor Electric Company: Couplings offer greater bore capacity

Baldor Electric Company’s Baldor-Dodge QD Bushed Para-Flex Couplings feature a QD flange design that complements the company’s Taper-Lock and bored-to-size style flanges.
Controls Product Brief
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Bosch Rexroth: Motion control technology minimizes unwanted movement

Bosch Rexroth’s Adaptive Systems technology in the company's IndraMotion MLD motion control platform provides the intelligence to enable predictive maintenance to minimize unwanted movements like oscillations and vibrations, helping increase process throughput by up to 50%.
Controls Product Brief
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ProSoft Technology: Gateway

ProSoft Technology’s new EtherNet/IP to PROFINET IO Device (slave) Gateway enables data transfers between EtherNet/IP controllers and PROFINET IO controllers.
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Controls Product Brief
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Pilz: Configurable control system

The configurable control system PNOZmulti 2 by Pilz monitors safety functions in many areas of mechanical engineering.
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Controls Product Brief
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Oriental Motor: Stepper motor/driver packages

Oriental Motor’s CVK Series combines a compact standardized 24 volt DC input driver with performance-driven, high-torque stepper motors available in 3 step angles for improved machine performance, space savings, and reduced costs.
Controls Product Brief
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Bimba: Rotary actuators

Suitable for a broad range of general light-duty automation processes including pick & place, material transfer, clamping, camming, and indexing, Bimba’s new MHRQ double-rack, rack & pinion series of extruded pneumatic rotary actuators includes a robust, clean and compact extruded aluminum body for maximum mounting efficiency.

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