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The FP-25: Fast, Accurate, Reliable

by Shaina Shay Alicat is proud to be part of the Halma family. Halma companies work to create a safer, cleaner, healthier future for everyone, every day. Alicat’s air monitoring products contribute to the environmental and public health component of this mission. Saving the world, one calibration at a time Our low-pressure drop Whisper mass…

WIEGAND WIRE ENERGY HARVESTING COMPONENTS

POSITAL’s Wiegand assemblies offer a compact and efficient way of harvesting power for electronic circuits in electromechanical devices, eliminating the need for backup batteries.  The operating principle of POSITAL’s Wiegand modules is simple. A “Wiegand wire” is a short length of specially prepared Vicalloy (vanadium-iron-cobalt) wire. When exposed to a changing external magnetic field (e.g.…

Accurate simplified testing for small volumes and differing configurations

 by Mic Chaudoir Accurate simplified testing for small volumes and differing configurations  A revolution in bioprocessing is underway in the form of single-use technologies.  Single-use offers the promise of lower costs, improved flexibility and shorter cycle times.  But what happens when a single-use bag or component fails ? It’s obvious that system integrity is critical…

LOW-COST KIT ENCODERS FOR STEPPER MOTORS

POSITAL has expanded its line of kit-style encoders for feedback for servo and stepper motors with new models that utilize the same mounting form factor as incremental kit encoders from US Digital, Broadcom and other manufacturers. Mechanical Drop In Replacement for Easy Upgrade to Absolute Position Control Same Footprints as US Digital’s E5 Models and…