Mechanical - Lubrication

Recommended practice for motor repair re-approved as ANSI standard

Standard outlines practices to be followed to maintain motor reliability and efficiency.  » more

Cool facts about cooling electric motors

Whether it's an old or new design, the process of lowering motor temperatures is based on same... » more

PMI steadies itself in January reading

ISM Index climbs to 48.2% to end a six-month slide as oil prices affect manufacturing sector growth. » more

Protecting the ‘smarts” in industrial smart meters

Circuit protection is crucial for the new wave of value-added devices. » more

Figures don’t lie: Be honest about your OEE score

Brutal honesty needed to properly manage, evaluate overall equipment effectiveness. » more

The value of VSDs in improving efficiency

The injection molding industry shows how valuable variable frequency drives can be in reducing... » more

In hazardous areas, sensor safety rating is crucial

Appropriate selection is critical to proper position-sensing-system deployment. » more

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Vision-guided robotic inspection system

Vision-guided robotic inspection system that provides both automated inspection and decision making via an exclusive process monitoring tool.  » more

Level winding drive

Rolling ring level drives enable users to spool cable with specific spacing between rows. » more

Stainless steel connector clamps

GN 132.5 stainless steel two-way connector clamps are designed to resist moisture build-up in hygienic applications. » more

Flowmeter measures blended waste and natural gases for co-gen power

The ST98 flowmeter is suitable for service in biogas and natural gas, as well as numerous other process gases, hydrocarbon mixed or dirty gases and plant compressed air and HVAC systems. » more

Compressed air monitor for plant, machine operations

The MSE6-E2M automatically monitors and optimizes compressed air use and alerts plant personnel to system leaks for reduced energy consumption and improved machine operation. » more

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Machine Safety Blog

Machine Safety: Benefits of safety assessments, risk...

The need to evaluate hazards and apply corrective actions to reduce... » more

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Videos

Penny Pritzker on Hannover Messe

U.S. Commerce Secretary talks about Hannover... » more

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How will your plant implement the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) strategies in 2016?
We already are using these on our plant floor and plan to expand
We are just implementing our first IIoT strategies
We are still evaluating IIoT strategies
We have no plans to implement IIoT strategies
We don't know about IIoT


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