Not spoilt for choice – HeavyDuty encoders in crane and lifting applications

Baumer Hübner has established the class of extraordinarily resilient and reliable HeavyDuty encoders and offers a broad portfolio. Manufacturers of cranes and hoists are among the most frequent users of such sensors. And for good reason: These applications are most demanding and here they can play to their strengths – robustness, precision, resistance and longevity. Read more about Not spoilt for choice – HeavyDuty encoders in crane and lifting applications[…]

Dr. Tammo Boinowitz Future President of ALTANA’s BYK Division

Dr. Tammo Boinowitz (53) will become managing director of BYK-Chemie GmbH based in Wesel as of January 1, 2021. After a two-month training and transitional phase, he will also become the President of BYK, the largest division of the specialty chemicals group ALTANA. He succeeds Dr. Christoph Schlünken, who has headed the division on an Read more about Dr. Tammo Boinowitz Future President of ALTANA’s BYK Division[…]

Off to new worlds

With the new motor size 560, the Nuremberg-based drive and automation specialist Baumüller is opening up new areas of application for electric direct drive technology. Demands for the lowest possible life-cycle costs cannot be met with maintenance-intensive transmissions and loss-prone standard motors or conventional hydraulic systems. This is why manufacturers of presses, shredders, extruders, shipbuilders Read more about Off to new worlds[…]

Not spoilt for choice – HeavyDuty encoders in crane and lifting applications

Baumer Hübner has established the class of extraordinarily resilient and reliable HeavyDuty encoders and offers a broad portfolio. Manufacturers of cranes and hoists are among the most frequent users of such sensors. And for good reason: These applications are most demanding and here they can play to their strengths – robustness, precision, resistance and longevity. Read more about Not spoilt for choice – HeavyDuty encoders in crane and lifting applications[…]

Compact, fanless and powerful: Highly efficient 2×4″ power supplies with industrial & medical approvals

The power supply specialist Bicker Elektronik, Donauwoerth / Germany, has introduced two new AC/DC switching power supplies for use in industrial and medical applications: BEO-1412M (+12VDC) and BEO-1424M (+24VDC). The highly efficient power supplies for contact cooling deliver a fanless continuous output power of 140 Watt. Ventilated, up to 200 Watt of continuous power is Read more about Compact, fanless and powerful: Highly efficient 2×4″ power supplies with industrial & medical approvals[…]

DC-DC Converter for Railway Application

At TRS-STAR GmbH is the new 20W DC-DC train power supply family 98DW-R3 from Yuan Dean Scientific Ltd. (YDS) available with an efficiency of up to 89%. The compact power modules in a 6-pin DIL housing (50.8 x 25.4 x 10.6mm) are designed in accordance with the EN50155 standard for use in the railway sector Read more about DC-DC Converter for Railway Application[…]

OrganoPor: Bio-Based Boards for A Thermal Insulation Composite System

Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF developed a novel, bio-based facade insulating material during a two-year project. It can be competitive in manufacturing, processing and offer the properties needed for market-leading polystyrene insulation boards. Since OrganoPor also offers a competitive price, it has an opportunity to conquer the market. Fraunhofer LBF will Read more about OrganoPor: Bio-Based Boards for A Thermal Insulation Composite System[…]

Steps to follow for a hygienic and safe potable water installation

Water is the most important foodstuff of all and is generally protected: It must be hygienically impeccable and without any harmful effects on health. Therefore, adverse effects of all sorts and particularly its contamination with lead must be avoided. The hygiene of potable water and its compliance with generally prescribed limits are sensitive and complex Read more about Steps to follow for a hygienic and safe potable water installation[…]

Hamamatsu Photonics has developed a cubic, compact, lightweight image intensifier unit connectable to most camera types

By applying unique circuit and structural design technology, Hamamatsu Photonics has developed a cube-shaped compact, lightweight image intensifier (or I.I.) units “C14245 series” that easily connect to most types of cameras. Mounting the camera connected to this I.I unit into inspection equipment allows low-light-level imaging such as for capturing images of micro electrical discharges from Read more about Hamamatsu Photonics has developed a cubic, compact, lightweight image intensifier unit connectable to most camera types[…]

New 2×4″ industrial power supplies for conduction cooling certifed to safety standard IEC/EN/UL 62368-1

With two new models BEO-0812 (+12V) and BEO-0824 (+24V) presented, the power supply specialist Bicker Elektronik (Donauwoerth/Germany) is expanding its AC/DC switching power supply series BEO by power class 80 Watt fanless for contact cooling in the space-saving form factor 2×4". With forced air cooling, up to 150 Watt continuous power is available. The BEO-0800 Read more about New 2×4″ industrial power supplies for conduction cooling certifed to safety standard IEC/EN/UL 62368-1[…]