• Press brake safety solution

    April 2, 2008 0 comment

    PSENvip, a new, camera-based protection and measuring system from Pilz, uses an innovative optical system, parallel vision to monitor the whole bending process, enabling the operator to work more productively in complete safety.

  • Safety hinge switch

    April 2, 2008 0 comment

    THE SHS3 safety switch from Bernstein implements numerous new user friendly features. For instance, the switching point of the SHS3 is freely settable in an angle range of 270°.

  • Long folder safety kits

    April 2, 2008 0 comment

    JEMTECH has announced the availability of bolt-on safety systems for long-folding machines.

  • Manufacturing activity still subdued

    April 1, 2008 0 comment

    MANUFACTURING activity remained subdued in March with the Australian Industry Group – PricewaterhouseCoopers Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) falling 0.2 points to 51.2 following a 2.2 rise in February.

  • RoHS compliant driver/controller

    March 31, 2008 0 comment

    LIN Engineering has introduced an RoHS compliant version of its R256 microstepping driver/controller.