Technology File

Getting a grip on 3D imaging

Multipix Imaging has introduced the new Ensenso N10 stereo 3D camera with USB. The camera works according to a new procedure called ‘projected texture stereo vision’ and is fitted with two global shutter CMOS sensors and a pattern projector, which projects a random dot pattern onto the…

🕘 03/03/2014

Accuracy, ease of use and performance

Including easy to read displays, simple set-up and 50ms loop update and sampling period time, Omron’s new E5DC DIN-rail mountable in-panel controller … (right) is the newest member in the E5_C temperature controller range. At only 22.5mm wide, the E5DC follows the same easy set-up structure…

🕘 03/03/2014

µPROX E2E Inductive Proximity Sensor

Omron’s latest inductive technology has now been applied to a new range of small diameter inductive sensors. The new µPROX E2E provides precision detection and allows installation in even the most confined spaces. The portfolio has been extended to include both shielded and non-shielded…

🕘 02/01/2014

I/O devices for field installations

The new Axioline E product family from Phoenix Contact is a range of modular I/O products for field installations. With plastic and metal housing variants, the IP67 compliant I/O family works on Ethercat, Ethernet/IP, Modbus/TCP, Profinet, Sercos, and Profibus networks. I/O functionality includes…

🕘 02/12/2013

High speed industrial camera

The new Vieworks VC-12M-65 industrial camera from Stemmer Imaging combines high resolution with fast frame rates. These monochrome or colour cameras … feature the latest 12 megapixel (4,096 × 3,072) global shutter CMOS sensors from CMOSIS. The cameras produce images at frame rates up to…

🕘 02/12/2013

B&R Product of the Month - B&R keypad module with E-stop

B&R’s illuminated ring keypad modules with IP65 protection are designed for installation directly on the machine. First introduced in early 2012, the latest addition to this series is a model that includes an integrated E-stop button. With both the button and the electronics integrated in…

🕘 02/12/2013

Compact Gigabit PoE switch for onboard vehicle IP surveillance

A full Gigabit Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) switch is now available from Korenix UK. The switch provides embedded 48V DC boosting, making it suitable for advanced onboard vehicle IP surveillance, transportation and industrial automation applications. The JetNet 3906G-w is an industrial grade, 6-port…

🕘 20/11/2013

Support arm systems for HMIs

Rittal’s new range of modular support arm systems make it easy to turn, lift and swivel control panels with precision. Giving the operator a clear overview and the best possible control, the support arm systems provide an ergonomic interface between machines, control devices and operators.

🕘 05/11/2013

High power servo motors up to 140kW

B&R has expanded its product line to include servo motors with high torque and an extended range of speeds. The motors in the 8KS series provide up to 140kW of power and stall torque up to 555Nm. Available in two sizes with speeds up to 3,000rpm, 8KS motors open up new possibilities for…

🕘 05/11/2013

Touch operated IP65 industrial panel PCs

New from Phoenix Contact is the DL 1000 series industrial panel PCs. Featuring IP65 protection and offering high resolution LED technology, the PCs support complex user interfaces, multi-touch capacity and can be installed quickly and easily, directly on a machine. Due to their fan-less and energy…

🕘 23/09/2013