New product picks: Editors' showcase
- How to Control Equipment. Rozgus, Amara // R&D Magazine;Jun2001, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p61
Discusses automatic controllers, instruments that measure the value of a variable quantity or condition and then automatically acts on the controlled equipment. Details on the analog system type of controller; Digital system controllers; Programmable controllers; Uses of controllers.
- Motor shaft grounding can enhance reliability in your inverter-fed motor. Steen, David E. // Plant Engineering;Oct2013, Vol. 67 Issue 8, pDE-1
The article offers the author's insight on the usage of variable frequency drives (VFDs) in industrial plants. The author states that VFDs are useful in many applications by saving energy, however, they can also cause premature motor failure if not grounded properly. He says that another benefit...
- Control & Measuring Equipment. // Canadian Plastics;2014 Buyer's Guide, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p90
A directory of companies offering control and measuring equipment for use in the Canadian plastics industry is presented.
- THIS MONTH'S TOP OF THE NEWS. Sockel, Tom // New Equipment Digest;Nov2002, Vol. 67 Issue 11, p7
Features various industrial equipment and supplies. One Series 2-wire pressure switch; Professional cordless drill/drivers; AP Series air pressure sensor; Easy-to-use, high-power machine vision system; Ultrasonic sensors.
- FROM THE FRONT COVER. // New Equipment Digest;Nov2002, Vol. 67 Issue 11, p12
Features several industrial equipment and supplies. Versatile transmitter; Combustion test instruments; Thermocouple thermometer; Teflon-coated mandrels; Mold and metal wipes; Expandable plastic protective wrap.
- ASSEMBLY EQUIPMENT. // New Equipment Digest;Nov2002, Vol. 67 Issue 11, p77
Features several industrial equipment and supplies. FluoroGrip Joint and Crack Sealant System; Scotch brand 100 Cable and Wire Tie Wrap straps; Torque-controlled driver; Automated dispense valve; Liquid ceramic foam; Model FK001 Autocan System.
- Send for your free samples. // New Equipment Digest;Oct99, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p14
Presents industrial tools and equipment. Includes the Miniature Gold-Plated Contact Springs from Servometer Corp.; Plasma Flame Spray Tapes Aid Masking from CS Hyde Co.; Protecto Expandable woven black polyethylene sleeving bundles from Nelco Products Inc.
- Special section: Safety, health & ergonomics. // New Equipment Digest;Oct99, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p39
Presents industrial equipment and supplies that are safe and ergonomically sound. Includes NASCAR Collection of safety eyewear marketed by Encon Safety Products; Universal Safety Mat System from Scientific Technologies Inc.; L-Series line of headgear from 3M.
- Read all about it: Books & manuals. // New Equipment Digest;Oct99, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p118
Features books and other literature related to industrial equipment as of October 1999. Includes the guidebook `Basics of Digital Electronics,' released by PROMPT publications; `Computer Encyclopedia,' released by AMACOM; `Cryogenics,' released by Hanser-Gardner Publications.