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Now with the Open Source One-Cable-Technology BiSS LINE

MULTITURN KIT ENCODERS WITH BISS LINE INTERFACE Now with the Open Source One-Cable-Technology BiSS LINE POSITAL’s new family of kit encoders provide the manufacturers of motors and other machinery with rugged, accurate and cost-efficient tools for building rotary position feedback into their products. The new kit encoders are based on POSITAL’s highly successful self-contained magnetic…

New Organization promotes No-Charge, Open Source Interface Technology for Industrial Control Systems

POSITAL PARTICIPATES IN LAUNCH OF BISS ASSOCIATION New Organization promotes No-Charge, Open Source Interface Technology for Industrial Control Systems POSITAL FRABA has announced that it is participating as a founding member of the BiSS Association e.V. , a new organization dedicated to encouraging the use of the BiSS family of open-source industrial communications protocols. BiSS…

Smartec NEW Laser Solder Service 

NEW  Laser Solder Service Often people ask us how to solder thin wires to the HEC, the SMT172  hybrid element (2.5 x 8 mm) and also to SOT223 a housing special designed for Surface Mount Technology but also used as sensor housing. In case the SOT223 is mounted on a PCB the temperature of the…

Customizing mass flow and pressure controllers: brilliant to baroque

Customizing mass flow and pressure controllers: brilliant to baroque Posted by: Dan Yount Many customers, even our most loyal ones, don’t realize that we customize just about EVERY Alicat instrument order. That’s because all our instruments are built when you order, and configured and programmed to best suit the application and conditions for which you’re…