Additive manufacturing with liquid materials

The use of additive manufacturing processes is increasing within industrial applications, as they bring some significant customer benefits compared to conventional processes. Additive manufacturing is based upon the layered structure of a component. The production time therefore depends on the volume to be applied to the component. The geometric shape of the individual layers has Read more about Additive manufacturing with liquid materials[…]

Kurz introduces foil metallization solutions for HP Indigo digital printing

Kurz, a worldwide leader in thin film technology, today announced new DM-Liner foil overprinting metallization finishing solutions for HP Indigo digital press labels and commercial printing. The Kurz DM-Jetliner, a digital pre-print foil unit integrated with the HP Indigo 6900 Digital Press and additional narrow-web models, simplifies the production of high-value labels with metallic effects Read more about Kurz introduces foil metallization solutions for HP Indigo digital printing[…]

CCE International 2019 indicates future trends to corrugated and folding carton industry

From 12 – 14 March 2019 the corrugated and folding carton industry will gather for the 4th edition of CCE International at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. More than 150 exhibitors from 23 countries have booked their stand space and occupy a net floor space of 5,000 m2. Featuring hundreds of exhibitor profiles Read more about CCE International 2019 indicates future trends to corrugated and folding carton industry[…]

WIPOTEC announces Russia compliance solution to meet serialisation requirements with cryptographic protection

The Russian Federal Law No. 488-FZ, effective on January 1, 2019, regulates implementation of the serialisation code with cryptographic protection. WIPOTEC has closely followed the developments in Russia, and developed an upgrade kit for TQS solutions that offers advanced printer and camera technology to meet the needs of the Russian market. This upgrade kit is now available Read more about WIPOTEC announces Russia compliance solution to meet serialisation requirements with cryptographic protection[…]

TAIYO YUDEN Expands Its Product Lineup of High-Speed Wireless Communications Standard Compatible Wireless Modules

TAIYO YUDEN CO., LTD. announced today the launch of the new IEEE802.11ac compatible wireless communications modules, WYSAGVDXG and WYSEGVDXG (24.0×11.5×2.0 mm, with height as the maximum value). The products consist of wireless communications modules for the industrial equipment market (e.g., M2M such as robot control, handy terminals used for reading barcodes, and mobile printers for Read more about TAIYO YUDEN Expands Its Product Lineup of High-Speed Wireless Communications Standard Compatible Wireless Modules[…]

25 years of GEMÜ multi-port valve blocks

Originally, a pipeline construction consisted of welding simple investment cast or 2/2-way valve bodies together with pipe fittings. And these are to some extent still used today, but they have a substantial disadvantage due to the large deadlegs. It was for this reason that the first simple multi-port valve body was made in 1993 – Read more about 25 years of GEMÜ multi-port valve blocks[…]

New enclosure series Protec

OKW’s new PROTEC enclosures have a modern and highly attractive square design with soft contours. As a result, these wall-mount and table-top housings are ideal for modern electronics applications, both indoors and outdoors. The enclosures have an inclination angle of 20° which considered ergonomically ideal for operating terminals and for reading off data. PROTEC can Read more about New enclosure series Protec[…]

Wiring processing now eight times faster

Wiring is one of the most labour-intensive processes in control and switchgear engineering. In order to improve automation in this area, Rittal Automation Systems is offering the new Wire Terminal WT. This new compact automatic wire processing machine will be presented at SPS IPC Drives 2018 for the very first time. The innovation can deliver Read more about Wiring processing now eight times faster[…]

Additively manufactured 3D spray head for forging plants wins design award in the category “Industry”

A small machine component winning a design award is probably a first in the history of the German Design Award and certainly worth noting. The component for which plant and mechanical engineering company SMS group (www.sms-group.com) has received the German Design Award 2019 in the category “Industry” is a spray head used to cool dies Read more about Additively manufactured 3D spray head for forging plants wins design award in the category “Industry”[…]

Epson’s low phase noise M-series TCXOs

Epson Europe Electronics (“Epson”) presents the TG2016SMN and TG2520SMN TCXOs with a supply voltage of 1.7-3.36 V that deliver superior performance to enable stable and reliable communications and are designed for wireless applications such as Wi-Fi, GPS, cellular, LPWA for IoT, and 2-way radio. M-series TCXOs use an Epson-developed and fabricated IC and MHz crystal. Read more about Epson’s low phase noise M-series TCXOs[…]