Agfa and UNILIN to show inkjet-printed laminate flooring and furniture

At InPrint 2019, inkjet ink expert Agfa and leading laminate manufacturer UNILIN will show how the combination of water-based primers and inkjet inks delivers a breakthrough for digital production printing of laminate flooring and furniture. UNILIN and Agfa joined forces to investigate the feasibility of deploying inkjet printing for high-volume, high-speed production printing of decor Read more about Agfa and UNILIN to show inkjet-printed laminate flooring and furniture[…]

Leak and Flow Testing of Medical Devices – Rigorous Quality Control for Medical Devices

The EU regulation 2017/745 of the European Parliament and Council concerning medical devices came into force on May 25th 2017. Apart from a few rare exceptions, the medical device regulation shall apply to all devices from May 26th 2020. This will affect – among other things – the classification of these products as well as Read more about Leak and Flow Testing of Medical Devices – Rigorous Quality Control for Medical Devices[…]

High-Precision and High Load Capacity: Miniature Linear Stages for Precision Automation

The new linear stages in the L-505 series from PI (Physik Instrumente) offer precision and high load capacity on a compact installation space. This opens up new possibilities for positioning tasks in industrial environments. Positioning systems that not only work very precisely but that are also suitable for higher loads while requiring little installation space Read more about High-Precision and High Load Capacity: Miniature Linear Stages for Precision Automation[…]

Endress+Hauser at the SPS smart production solutions 2019

Industry 4.0: A smart new approach from the field #empowerthefield At the SPS smart production solutions trade fair in Nuremberg, Endress+Hauser will be presenting leading-edge solutions for Industry 4.0 Although digitalization begins at the field level, 97 percent of data from the field is not utilized. The foundation for the successful digitalization of systems and Read more about Endress+Hauser at the SPS smart production solutions 2019[…]

Novotechnik magnetic angle sensor range now with J1939 interface: Contactless, long life and high precision angle sensing for commercial and mobile vehicle automation

Available in the UK from Variohm EuroSensor, Novotechnik’s RFC-4800 series touchless technology angle sensors are well proven for industrial and mobile equipment measurement tasks. A wide choice of analogue and digital output options as well as fieldbus interfaced versions ensure maximum flexibility for the two-part contactless ‘sensor and magnet’ component which offers extreme environmental durability Read more about Novotechnik magnetic angle sensor range now with J1939 interface: Contactless, long life and high precision angle sensing for commercial and mobile vehicle automation[…]

Efficient welding of small batch sizes without programming effort

Quick and easy welding of single parts – particularly in steel and metal construction, the programming expenditure for automated welding of small batch sizes is often disproportionally high. With the IRPS Instant Robot Programming System users create programs for automated welding in a short time. So the automated welding of workpieces in batch size 1 Read more about Efficient welding of small batch sizes without programming effort[…]

ODU-MAC® Black-Line – The Mass Interconnect Solution

At this year’s productronica, ODU will be presenting its new product for test and measurement technology: the ODU-MAC® Black-Line. The Mass Interconnect solution for testing printed circuit boards or electronically assembled units is the interface between the device under test and the test instruments. The advantages The ODU-MAC® Black-Line is characterized by an innovative, electromechanical Read more about ODU-MAC® Black-Line – The Mass Interconnect Solution[…]

Schenck Process also completes their SIMPLEX Flat Bottom (FB) feeder family by introducing the SIMPLEX FB 650 in addition to the Simplex FB 1500, which was presented at K Show 2016

The new SIMPLEX FB 650 is the perfect solution for feeding plastic flakes, cellulose, hemp, glass or carbon fibers and other virgin or recycled materials for plastic film or compounding applications. It is a high capacity stainless steel feeder designed specifically for handling materials with light and fluffy characteristics.   With a bottom driven vertical agitator Read more about Schenck Process also completes their SIMPLEX Flat Bottom (FB) feeder family by introducing the SIMPLEX FB 650 in addition to the Simplex FB 1500, which was presented at K Show 2016[…]

Schenck Process introduces ProFlex® C100

Storage, filling and feeding – three processes for which Schenck Process can provide extensive process knowledge. From a product portfolio perspective, Schenck Process is now completing their offering to best meet market requirements: Meet the newest addition to the ProFlex® C family, the ProFlex® C100. With ProFlex® C 500, 3000 and 6000, Schenck Process already Read more about Schenck Process introduces ProFlex® C100[…]

Flexibility Meets Application

This year it’s time again. After a three-year break, the halls of the world’s most important trade fair K-2019 in Düsseldorf will once again be open to trade visitors from the plastics and rubber industries. For one week, starting on 16 October, the approximately 3200 international exhibitors will face the current challenges and present their Read more about Flexibility Meets Application[…]