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How Aerotech's new IGM concept redefines motion platforms
Precision machining starts with exact positioning. With the IGM motion platform, Aerotech has developed a new series that is significantly more versatile and scalable than conventional positioning tables.
Material/finish options for cabinet/enclosure sealing profiles
In the busy life of a manufacturing engineer it is easy to lose sight of standard options where the default choice will do – so it is useful to consider some of simple EMKA options of extruded gasket profiles to suit varying applications for industrial cabinets/enclosures, specialist vehicles, HVACR, railways and similar.
Customised energy-efficient pumps offer many user benefits
Michael Gundlach, Product Manager at Parker Hannifin, explains how the integration of energy-saving, customisable hydraulic systems can reduce footprint, noise and energy consumption of hydraulics while retaining or even increasing equipment longevity.
What is a rotameter and how does it work?
Premier Control Technologies introduces rotameters and explains how these versatile flow meters operate with liquids and gases.