Detectors protect frozen fish products from metal contamination

The Danish company Fisker Skanderborg A/S, a supplier of packaging equipment, has sold two Sesotec Metal Detection Systems of the type VARICON COMPACT to P. Taabbel & Co. A/S in North Jutland. Taabbel processes all types of fish and shellfish into products for caterers at home and abroad. Taabbel‘s mission and goal is to produce Read more about Detectors protect frozen fish products from metal contamination[…]

Pressure measurement for safety critical applications: Variohm SMO3100 series pressure sensors now includes SIL 2 / PLd functional safety version

Variohm EuroSensor’s SMO3100 series pressure sensors are now available with SIL 2/ PLd functional safety. Aimed at safety-critical pressure measurement tasks for gas and liquids compatible with stainless steel or titanium wetted parts, the new SMO3100 PLd will allow user’s the ability to meet SIL2 functional safety levels on machines and systems. The robust and Read more about Pressure measurement for safety critical applications: Variohm SMO3100 series pressure sensors now includes SIL 2 / PLd functional safety version[…]

Disengagement desired

To protect machine tools, safety couplings have been indispensable for many decades in many applications in drive technology. As collision protection, they protect machines and users from damage, downtime and thus also expenses.The SKB-KS series for direct drives is backlash-free and thanks to the metal bellows construction flexible to compensate for misalignments. The bellows-side conical Read more about Disengagement desired[…]

Detection of Plastics with X-Ray Systems in the Food Industry

The supporting program of the IFFA this year again included the "IFFA Forum" that in technical lectures focuses on important industry trends. "Food Safety" was one of the top subjects. Uli Hurzlmeier, X-ray Product Manager of Sesotec GmbH, one of the leading manufacturers of product inspection and sorting systems, in this context gave a lecture Read more about Detection of Plastics with X-Ray Systems in the Food Industry[…]

Plug-in shaft coupling for high-speed applications

In order to meet the ever increasing demands for higher performance, JAKOB Antriebstechnik offers the metal bellows coupling KPP. Its rated torque is above 600 Nm and the maximum torque at approx. 1200 Nm. It has to withstand operating speeds of up to 10,000 rpm and thus extremely high dynamic loads. The connection of the Read more about Plug-in shaft coupling for high-speed applications[…]

Advanced Suspension Systems USA 2019

Taking place from the 30th July to the 1st of August in Ann Arbor, Michigan, the first International Advanced Suspension Systems Conference will bring the next generation suspension systems to enhance quality of suspension, chassis and vehicle dynamics. Industry professionals from OEMs, Tier 1’s and valuable component solution providers will come together to exchange knowledge, Read more about Advanced Suspension Systems USA 2019[…]

Experiencing new X-LOCK tools at first hand

Osborn and Dronco have developed tools for the new X-LOCK angle grinder system from BOSCH. The portfolio includes cutting and grinding discs, flap wheels, cup brushes, bevel and wheel brushes and diamond cutting discs. The patent pending new products were shown in action for the first time as part of a presentation and application demonstration, Read more about Experiencing new X-LOCK tools at first hand[…]

The High-Power Standard in Traction, Renewables and Drives – SEMITRANS 20

The SEMITRANS 20 overcomes the limits of conventional module concepts and provides a new design approach for inverters used in applications such as traction, industrial drives and grid infrastructure. Optimised for the traction and medium-voltage market, the SEMITRANS 20 is designed as a half-bridge configuration featuring a built-in temperature sensor and opposite DC and AC Read more about The High-Power Standard in Traction, Renewables and Drives – SEMITRANS 20[…]

Bauma 2019 | Safe all round with MEKRA Lang

From 8th of April, MEKRA Lang will be presenting current developments in indirect vision systems and peripheral recognition at Bauma 2019 in Munich. In addition to traditional mirror systems, sophisticated camera monitor solutions, peripheral detection systems and the future of indirect vision – the mirror replacement system DVS – will be presented at stand B5.542. Read more about Bauma 2019 | Safe all round with MEKRA Lang[…]

Robust mirror systems from MEKRA Lang

The proven vision solutions of the mirror expert MEKRA Lang GmbH & Co. KG from Ergersheim in Central Franconia will again be represented at Bauma in 2019 at Stand B5.542. Especially the module mirror 1009 with built-in camera shows the way into the hybrid future of indirect vision. MEKRA Lang’s wide range of products includes Read more about Robust mirror systems from MEKRA Lang[…]