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SICK, Inc: Bar-code scanners

From Sick (Bloomington, MN) comes a color brochure detailing the company's CLV Series of bar-code scanners. The 8-page brochure lists features and technical data for several different model numbers.
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IWK Packaging Machinery Inc: Tube filler

The TFS 80 tube filler from IWK Packaging Machinery (Fairfield, NJ) features precision servo drives, no-tool changeover and multiple closing systems.
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ABB Drives & Power Products: Motor catalog

ABB's (New Berlin, WI) full line of NEMA motors is profiled in a new 40-page catalog. Catalog organizes motors into 3 categories: constant-speed motors, inverter-duty motors and close-coupled pump motors, and suggests applications for each.
Controls Product Brief
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Circle Packaging Machinery Inc: F/f/s systems

Allen-Bradley controls have been added to Circle's (Green Bay, WI) vertical and horizontal f/f/s systems for packaging liquids, powders, moist towelettes, medical devices and other small, rigid products in 4-side-sealed pouches.
Machine Product Brief
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Key Technology: Vibrating conveyor control

Key Technology (Walla Walla, WA) offers Forte, a new control for its shakers and distribution systems for food processors. Forte is said to eliminate the need to contract with a third-party controls integrator to tie Key equipment into a control system.
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Seaquist Perfect Dispensing: Valves and pumps

SeaquistPerfect Dispensing's (Cary, IL) individual product specification sheets provide visual and technical details on the company's complete product line.
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Design Label Mfg. Inc: Die-cutting insert

Design Label Mfg. (East Lyme, CT) has produced a die-cutting insert for inclusion in its general capabilities bro- chure. Insert relates how die-cutting allows the company to produce uniform "bricks" of labels for machine-fed applications.
Controls Product Brief
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Hoffman: Controls brochure

Rexroth Indramat's (Hoffman Estates, IL) capabilities are outlined in a new 16-page color brochure. Applica-tion illustrations show how the company's servo systems synchronize processing and packaging.
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Weigh Right Automatic Scale: Net weigher

Recommended for applications using semi-sticky food products, the PMB linear net weigher from Weigh Right (Joliet, IL) fills any style of rigid container at speeds to 50 cycles/min.
Controls Product Brief
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Automation Intelligence: Automation Intelligence: DeviceNet servo drives

PV Indexing Servo System is a Sanyo Denki servo drive with built-in indexer and DeviceNet interface from the MotionOnline.com div. of Automation Intelligence (Duluth, GA).
Machine Product Brief
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Loma Systems: Checkweigher

Loma (Carol Stream, IL) has added to its range of checkweighers with its AS1200 unit. Designed for use in weighing packs of dry foods such as cereals, sugar and spices, the unit weighs 187 packs/min with accuracy of ±0.2 g.
Controls Product Brief
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Schmalbach-Lubec: Tamper-evident closure

The new Band Guard® closure from Schmalbach-Lubeca Whitecap (Downers Grove, IL) has a dual TE feature. The consumer can feel, see and hear that the package has not previously been opened.
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Engineered Synergy, LLC: Packaging database

The Client Package Management System(TM) from Engineered Synergy (Lewis Center, OH) is an integrated database that provides access to critical packaging information.
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Kollmorgen: Improving servo systems

Kollmorgen (Radford, VA) is offering a 1-day seminar entitled, "How to improve servo systems." The seminar, held in 6 cities during the second half of September, instructs engineers about the practical side of control theory and how to make machines work better.
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Baldor Electric Company: Bus communication options

Baldor Electric Co. (Fort Smith, AR) announces new bus communication options for its motor controls. Network expansion boards that mount inside each motor control are available for DeviceNet, Profibus DP and Modbus Plus communications protocols.

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