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Imagine slipping into a jacket, shirt or skirt that powers your cell phone, fitness tracker and other personal electronic devices as you walk, wave and even when you are sitting down. A new, ultrathin energy harvesting system developed at Vanderbilt University's Nanomaterials and Energy Devices Laboratory has the potential to [...]
Sat, Jul 22, 2017
Source Power Pulse Category: GENERAL INFORMATON
Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. reported net revenue of $602 million for its fourth quarter of fiscal 2017 ended June 24, 2017, a 4% increase from the $581 million revenue recorded in the prior quarter, and a 6% increase from the same quarter of last year. Tunc Doluca, President and Chief Executive [...]
Sat, Jul 22, 2017
Source Power Pulse Category: GENERAL INFORMATON
Manufacturers of industrial devices have been following the trend for miniaturization for some time now, but what if they can't make their product smaller because the required connector is too big? HARTING addresses this problem with its new M8 in D-coded product. Fast Ethernet and PoE can now be brought [...]
Fri, Jul 21, 2017
Source Power Pulse Category: GENERAL INFORMATON
IEEE and the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA), today announced the availability of the IEEE 802.11ah™-2016 standard amendment, providing for an extended range Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) in the sub 1 GHz band. IEEE 802.11ah-2016 significantly lowers propagation loss through free space, walls and other obstructions, and offers a networking [...]
Fri, Jul 21, 2017
Source Power Pulse Category: GENERAL INFORMATON
Shindengen Electric Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has begun offering the MCZ5209SN PFC+LLC current resonance control IC equipped with standby power reduction feature and internal starter circuit. The MCZ5209SN is a controller IC which integrates a high voltage gate driver equipped frequency modulation type LLC current resonance mode controller and a critical [...]
Fri, Jul 21, 2017
Source Power Pulse Category: GENERAL INFORMATON
For the fifth year, Rockwell Automation is accepting nominations for its Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards. Each year, the awards celebrate best-in-class manufacturers that make safety an inherent value in their company culture, compliance procedures and use of machine-safety technology. “Ideal candidates for these awards are companies demonstrating the vital role [...]
Thu, Jul 20, 2017
Source mepca Category: MONITORING INSTRUMENTS
Keeping your rotating equipment level is essential. Polymer Concrete Baseplates outperform steel baseplates in every way. Using PoxyBase CC® and PoxyBase Plus® with Zanite® guarantee you unmatched surface flatness compared to conventional steel designs and common vinyl ester concrete materials. Zanite also provides significant vibration damping, greater thermal stability, more [...]
Wed, Jul 19, 2017
Source mepca Category: MONITORING INSTRUMENTS
Marking parts and products for meeting traceability and quality requirements has become an every day part of today's production process to meet international guidelines and standards such as UID, GS1, ASTM, UPC and EAN which require the use of QR and bar codes to mark products in international goods traffic. There [...]
Sat, Jul 15, 2017
Source mepca Category: MONITORING INSTRUMENTS
When it comes to processing panels, CNC machining centres, such as Perforex from Rittal Automation Systems, are light years ahead of the alternative, manual approach when it comes to productivity and efficiency. In fact, machining centres speed up processing by as much as 66 percent compared to the traditional hand-tooled [...]
Sat, Jul 15, 2017
Source mepca Category: MONITORING INSTRUMENTS
The latest condition monitoring system from Monitran can monitor and log vibration on as many as 32 channels. Parameters that can be measured include velocity and envelope g, as well as temperature. Known as the MTN/5032, the microcontroller-based system has an easy-to-navigate seven inch colour touch screen that enables users to [...]
Sat, Jul 15, 2017
Source mepca Category: MONITORING INSTRUMENTS