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Linear displacement transducer for mobile hydraulic applications

Ametek Factory Automation has released an embedded linear displacement transducer (LDT) with shock and vibration resistance for demanding mobile hydraulic applications. With shock resistance of 1000Gs and vibration tolerance of 30Gs, the new Gemco 958A transducer provides long life in extreme operating environments, says the manufacturer. The 958A is designed for mission-critical mobile heavy equipment … Continue reading Linear displacement transducer for mobile hydraulic applications

On-site tool service keeps production flowing

As Australasian industry continues to optimise its efficiency to meet international competition and delivery deadlines, uptime is king. This is where the value of on-site tool services is truly felt. Not having to ship out valuable maintenance and fabrication tools – including torque wrenches, hand pumps or cylinders – just for a service or calibration … Continue reading On-site tool service keeps production flowing