• Variable speed drive

    September 17, 2008 0 comment

    A new range of variable speed drives that will be the centrepiece for customers requiring multiple pump control systems has been launched by WEG Australia.

  • Railway sensor Railway sensor

    September 15, 2008 0 comment

    Bestech is now distributing a new product by Micro-Epsilon designed for checking wear and tear of railway tracks, which it claims is quicker and more accurate than “conventional methods”.

  • Swedish tool vests Swedish tool vests

    September 15, 2008 0 comment

    A new line of Swedish-made tool vests with 12 pockets and a stylish design for tradesmen are now available from Proksill Australia.

  • Water flowmeter first look

    September 15, 2008 0 comment

    ABB’s instrumentation group is inviting customers to attend a series of launches on October 30th and 31st in Melbourne for its new range of WaterMaster flowmeters, targeted at the water,…

  • Hybrid stepper motors

    September 12, 2008 0 comment

    Improvements in hybrid stepper motors foster better medical-equipment designs.

  • Robots increase output by 40% Robots increase output by 40%

    September 12, 2008 0 comment

    A Sydney-based plastics manufacturer has claimed it increased output by up to 40 per cent when it installed ABB packing robots to replace two-thirds of its line staff.

  • Micro gas chromatograph Micro gas chromatograph

    September 11, 2008 0 comment

    Siemens has developed a new process gas chromatograph which determines the calorific value of natural gas for use in pipeline monitoring, gas transfer and gas distribution stations.

  • Air-powered vacuum generators Air-powered vacuum generators

    September 8, 2008 0 comment

    Exair has released a new range of low-cost, compressed air-powered vacuum generators called the E-Vac for ‘pick and place’ clamping, lifting and surface mounting applications.

  • Universal isolate transducer

    September 8, 2008 0 comment

    Bestech Australia is now distributing two new universal isolate transducers from Japanese company Asahi Keiki. The TH-2M and TH-5M are housed in thin cases which convert DC input voltages and…

  • Safety system module Safety system module

    September 4, 2008 0 comment

    Siemens has announced a new modular safety system (MSS) for use in a variety of manufacturing workplaces where a number of independent safety systems must be used.

  • Heavy-duty reducer

    September 4, 2008 0 comment

    Baldor Australia has revealed a new heavy-duty reducer, called the Dodge MagnaGear XTR, delivering power/torque densities of up to 450,000Nm.

  • Motors, drives and motion control

    September 3, 2008 0 comment

    Submissions for inclusion in the ‘new products’ section of PACE October magazine will close this Friday 5th September, so please send all motors, drives and motion control product information our way.

  • Integrated DC drives Integrated DC drives

    September 3, 2008 0 comment

    Dunkermotoren has introduced a new range of compact DC drives with integrated electronics that can be programmed to cope with both simple and complicated automation tasks.

  • Faulty gas sensors recalled Faulty gas sensors recalled

    September 2, 2008 0 comment

    Distributor Air-Met Scientific Pty Ltd has been ordered to recall an undisclosed number of faulty City Technology-branded 4CF carbon monoxide sensors.

  • Green compressor Green compressor

    September 2, 2008 0 comment

    CompAir has developed a new oil-free compressor technology which it claims cuts energy costs by up to 25 per cent and greenhouse emissions by a massive 35 per cent.

  • Slim DIN rail Slim DIN rail

    September 1, 2008 0 comment

    Meanwell Enterprises has released the first model in its new Slim DIN Rail product series, the SDR-240, designed to meet demand for high performance DIN rail power supplies.

  • Single function water controller Single function water controller

    September 1, 2008 0 comment

    Siemens has revealed a new measurement unit for controlling disinfectant measurements from dosing pumps and electric stroke positioners, providing peace of mind for industrial process water…

  • Brushless DC motor

    August 29, 2008 0 comment

    Swiss company Maxon Motor has developed a new brushless DC motor for handheld tools, which the company claims boasts unprecedented amounts of power for its small size.

  • Bulk bag filler Bulk bag filler

    August 29, 2008 0 comment

    Flexicon has launched an easy-to-use combination bulk bag/drum filler that enables operators to connect bag spouts and resume filling rapidly, according to the company.

  • LabVIEW evolution

    July 31, 2008 0 comment

    National Instruments releases LabVIEW 8.6, the latest version of the graphical system design software platform for control, test and embedded system development, focusing on the benefits of…