Improved lighting comfort, safety and efficiency: Surface Circular, sensor-controlled LED technology from Ledvance

The versatile Surface Circular LED luminaires are the latest addition to the Ledvance product portfolio available via Conrad Electronic, providing professional and high- efficiency industrial-grade indoor lighting. Conrad Electronic is expanding its product assortment from Germany-based LED lighting solution provider Ledvance, with the Surface Circular sensor-controlled luminaires, thereby increasing its range of industrial-grade building service Read more about Improved lighting comfort, safety and efficiency: Surface Circular, sensor-controlled LED technology from Ledvance[…]

Business events in a new style

The AXICA team is very mindful about how events with personal encounters can take place again – of course, in compliance with all stipulated safety and hygiene rules. In order to explain how the AXICA is putting these measures into action, a video was created: the "Mindful walk". The video clearly shows: the AXICA is Read more about Business events in a new style[…]

Analog Devices’ Dual Silent Switcher Series Delivers Low EMI Operation and Features Stackable-Friendly Output Current Configurations

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) today introduced the LT8650S, LT8652S and LT8653S dual-channel 4A/8.5A/2A synchronous step-down Silent Switcher® converters targeted for automotive, communications and solid state drive power supplies. The proprietary Silent Switcher 2 architecture along with spread spectrum frequency modulation ensures PCB layout robustness to achieve ultra-low EMI performance that easily meets CISPR25 emissions. Download Read more about Analog Devices’ Dual Silent Switcher Series Delivers Low EMI Operation and Features Stackable-Friendly Output Current Configurations[…]

NSK bearings save €10,874 a year at soft drinks plant

A leading UK manufacturer of soft drinks that was experiencing premature bearing failures on its automatic bottle sleeving machine, resolved the issue by adopting non-contact, shielded, greased-for-life deep groove ball bearings from NSK. The move has increased the operational life of the bearings by a factor of 52, which in turn is generating annual savings Read more about NSK bearings save €10,874 a year at soft drinks plant[…]

See and be seen: New LED from Osram ensures optimal visibility in dense fog

Dense fog and poor visibility repeatedly lead to serious rear-end collisions. In poor weather conditions, good visibility through a bright rear fog light is very important. The Synios P2720 CR from Osram provides many benefits to manufacturers of rear combination lamps, such as enabling compact rear fog lamp designs. The trend for both headlamps and Read more about See and be seen: New LED from Osram ensures optimal visibility in dense fog[…]

Precise radiation measurement in the UV range

Calibration UV-LEDs of the Instrument Systems ACS series are extremely stable UV sources on LED basis that are traceable to radiant flux. They exhibit an extremely low measurement uncertainty (k=2) of only 4.5% (UVC), 3.5% (UVB) and 2% (UVA) and are available for typical peak wavelengths 280 nm (ACS-570-24), 305 nm (ACS-570-26), and 365 nm Read more about Precise radiation measurement in the UV range[…]

Mapping Sensor from Balluff– Precision in the smallest possible space

For wafer mapping Balluff offers a highly precise photoelectric sensor which integrates perfectly into the end effectors. Especially designed for extremely thin end effectors, the compact BOH TI-R002 mapping sensor features an extremely controlled and focused light spot with outstanding homogeneity. It offers the highest precision in the smallest possible space, reliably detecting the edges Read more about Mapping Sensor from Balluff– Precision in the smallest possible space[…]

Compact laser light array with IO-Link

When various objects have to be identified in production, packaging or in quality control, the compact and multi-functional BLA 16C laser light array is ideal. This through-beam sensor from Balluff with IO-Link offers numerous measuring modes such as object diameter, object position, gap width, gap position or edge position. Additional modes such as counting or Read more about Compact laser light array with IO-Link[…]

New spectroradiometer speeds up LED production

Product life cycles are getting shorter all the time. The corresponding increase in the number of product variants presents manufacturing companies with new challenges. Production lines need to be faster and more complex, yet also more user-friendly. Instrument Systems – a well-known manufacturer of light measurement technology – works closely with its customers in the Read more about New spectroradiometer speeds up LED production[…]

REHAU at SICAM 2019

In autumn every year, subsuppliers to the furniture industry present their latest developments at SICAM in Italy. REHAU brought a particularly special innovation along to the 2019 event: FLIPDOOR, an innovative new interpretation of the cabinet, attracted huge interest from industry specialists during the four days of the trade fair. A smooth surface unfolds when Read more about REHAU at SICAM 2019[…]