Sealed Two-Finger Parallel Gripper

Thursday, March 25, 2010

The successful DPGplus series of sealed 2-finger parallel grippers has been extended with sizes 240 and 300. The pneumatic drive with oval pistons and the multi-tooth guides ensure…

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DUAL SENSOR FOR C-GROOVE CYLINDERS

Thursday, March 25, 2010

BIM-UNR Dual Sensor (High-Res) TURCK’s BIM-UNR line of compact magnetic cylinder position sensors now includes a dual sensor designed for detecting short and long stroke C-groove cylinders. BIM-UNR…

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Solenoid Valves Are No Match For Jet Valves

Friday, March 19, 2010

Festo is launching a new series of jet valves that are said to provide exceptionally rapid switching times of less than 1ms – an order of magnitude faster…

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Hydrogen Hybrid Bus Running On Canadian Streets

Thursday, March 18, 2010

An innovative application for pneumatics helps power a unique  vehicle. The Hydrogen Hybrid Bus (HHB), was built by Golden, CO-based Proterra with funding from the U.S. Federal Transit…

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Fire Safe Fusible Link Shut-Off Valves

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

BI-TORQ® Valve Automation has received Factory Mutual (FM) approval on its fusible link assemblies used in systems requiring automatic shut-off in case of a fire. These state-of-the-art assemblies…

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Actuator Improves Plant Safety & Valve Control

Friday, March 5, 2010

Oil and water don’t mix. Neither do oil leaks and EPA regulations. At Florida’s City of Cocoa Charles H. Dyal Water Treatment Facility, this posed a problem. The…

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