Pioneers of Welding Technology: For 100 years

From 25 to 28 June 2019 the Beijing Essen Welding & Cutting, the leading exhibition for welding technology in Asia, will take place in Shanghai. This year, the theme of the exhibition booth of Carl Cloos Schweisstechnik GmbH in hall E1, booth 705 is "100 Years CLOOS: Pioneers of Welding Technology". The long-established company celebrates Read more about Pioneers of Welding Technology: For 100 years[…]

Multi-talent for engine development

Magnetoresistive (xMR) sensors are not only commonly used in road vehicles, for example, in wheel speed or steering angle sensors, but are also playing an increasingly important role in the development of vehicles. The inherent precision and flexibility of the magnetoresistive measurement principle opens up new applications for engine test bench measurement and condition monitoring Read more about Multi-talent for engine development[…]

The SOTIF USA Conference 2019

Running from 30th September to 3rd October 2019 in Austin (Texas) USA, the International SOTIF USA Conference will bring the expertise of the ISO TC 22 W8 members and leading safety practitioners to the USA,  discussing how to develop safe autonomous functions. Industry professionals will come together to exchange knowledge, ideas and real-world strategies for Read more about The SOTIF USA Conference 2019[…]

Integrated measuring system guarantees exact travel distances

For over ten years, SCHNEEBERGER has been developing compact, integrated distance measuring systems for its MONORAIL guideways and today, sets the standard in terms of accuracy, design, installation, adjustment, operation and maintenance. A variety of interfaces to all major control systems, depending on the AMS version, are available. For example, the new AMSABS absolute measuring Read more about Integrated measuring system guarantees exact travel distances[…]

TANK-620 – Interface miracle for machine control

In machine control, road traffic control and robotics, the demand for versatile analog interfaces is almost limitless. The new fanless Embedded PC TANK-620 from the proven TANK series from ICP Germany was designed for this field of application. The interface miracle has six RS-232, eight RS-422/485 and four USB 2.0/3.0 ports each. The 14 COM Read more about TANK-620 – Interface miracle for machine control[…]

Tightening procedures in screwdriving technology

Screwdriving technology is the key to numerous assembly tasks. Screw fastenings are popular due to their resilience, part reusability and because of the option of undoing the connection at any time without damaging parts. Therefore, screws are the most frequently utilised standardised machine elements and are available in a wide range of designs. The most Read more about Tightening procedures in screwdriving technology[…]

Tomorrow’s technology today

Industrie 4.0, or the Internet of Things: the Sigma Air Manager 4.0 (SAM 4.0) makes it all possible, the ability to make predictions far in advance, know today what the future holds, network components and exploit much larger data volumes than ever before, whilst also ensuring significant energy cost savings and delivering a reliable, consistent Read more about Tomorrow’s technology today[…]

ODU-MAC® PUSH-LOCK – handy hybrid connector for over 5,000 mating cycles

Since it was founded over 75 years ago, ODU has really made a name for itself as a specialist provider of connection solutions. International production sites, sales all over the world, and a constant thirst for innovation are what set the company apart. ODU has a lot to offer in terms of product management as Read more about ODU-MAC® PUSH-LOCK – handy hybrid connector for over 5,000 mating cycles[…]

Advantages and benefits of OPC UA in the plastics industry

For years now, the world has been talking about “Industry 4.0”. The exchange of data in production plays an important role in making the introduction of Industry 4.0 a success. The open communication protocol OPC Unified Architecture, or OPC UA, is increasingly gaining popularity as a way of promoting data sharing. But what advantages and Read more about Advantages and benefits of OPC UA in the plastics industry[…]

Servo couplings for bridging larger distances without an intermediate bearing support

As well as servo bellow couplings as standard and miniature couplings and couplings for fitting in tight spaces or with high torques, JAKOB also manufactures servo couplings for long wheelbases of up to 6 m. These distance couplings, also referred to as prop shafts or intermediate axes, are used to bridge large shaft distances without Read more about Servo couplings for bridging larger distances without an intermediate bearing support[…]