HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Multiplexor w/ New Modules Revolutionizes Gauging

HEIDENHAIN’s recent introduction of the MSE 1000 modular multiplexor brought revolutionary multi-channel electronics to metrology applications. With the recent availability of the TTL, inductive and analog interface modules for the MSE, its true potential can now be reached, allowing connection for up to 250 devices and the acquisition of measured values via Ethernet, especi... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - ETEL XYZT Planar Platform Now Available

ETEL is pleased to announce the XYZT Planar Platform is now available in North America through HEIDENHAIN Corporation. The XYZT Planar Platform is a proven, reliable stage with over 100 units currently in the field worldwide. This system provides excellent dynamic flatness and bi-directional repeatability, making it suitable for a wide range of applications. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - ETEL’s TMK Motors Achieve High Speeds

ETEL will present its most advanced model of torque motor, the TMK series, for the first time in North America at IMTS 2014. Continuing its reputation of being a worldwide leader in direct drive technology, ETEL’s TMK motor range boasts a unique electromagnetic design and redefines the concept of torque motors at high speeds without necessitating compromises on other performance cr... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Gen. 3 Rotary Encoders with Functional Safety

HEIDENHAIN is expanding its third generation of absolute inductive rotary encoders with the ExI 11xx series, providing a single encoder safety solution for many industries such as packaging, automation and robotics. These new products are especially suitable for safety-related applications up to SIL 3, PLe, and Category 4. These applications involve high risks for the operator such as .... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Newest Linear Encoder Line Now a Complete Family

For use on machine tools, HEIDENHAIN Corporation’s newest absolute LC 185 and LC 485 sealed linear encoders are now available as a complete family. This includes providing options of all the most common encoder interfaces such as EnDat 2.2 with or without incremental signals, Fanuc, DRIVE-CLiQ and Mitsubishi interfaces. The dual sealing lips on the LC 185 provide an extra... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Top Class Lathe Control Offers New Features

HEIDENHAIN’s top-of-the-line lathe control, the CNC PILOT 640, now offers enhanced functions and new hardware. These features include the inclusion of smart.TURN, a dialogue guidance system .... Further, the CNC PILOT 640 has options for full-surface machining with C or Y axis and dual-spindle operation. Fast data transfer and communication with outside devices are also possible. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Leine & Linde Now Offers DRIVE-CLiQ w/ Model 600

Leine & Linde introduced the use of Siemens DRIVE-CLiQ communication protocol into its rotary encoder product line in 2012, and is now offering this interface in its inductive 600 absolute rotary encoder series. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - ETEL Offers Short Stroke Actuators

ETEL is proud to now offer short stroke actuators in North America through parent company HEIDENHAIN Corporation. These extremely reliable Z Standalone Actuators are to be used in any application where force, throughput and long lifetime are required within a small form factor. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Linear Kit Encoder with HIgh Mounting Tolerances

HEIDENHAIN is adding another absolute linear kit encoder to its already successful kit encoder family. The LIC 2100 series was developed as an addition to HEIDENHAIN’s LIC 4000/LIC 4100 encoders to serve applications where very high mounting tolerances and unlimited reliability are more important than maximum accuracy. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Leine & Linde Encoders Drive Long Cable Lengths

The ability to drive long cables and meet the high and low level voltage requirements for the transmitted signal is what sets the Leine & Linde High Current TTL (HC-TTL) output circuitry apart from its competition. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - New Programming Station for Lathe Controls

HEIDENHAIN is excited to release the new programming station, the DataPilot MP 620 for MANUALplus 620 control and the DataPilot 640 for CNC PILOT 640 control. The DataPilot runs on the latest software of the respective lathe control. The HEIDENHAIN programming station for lathes gives the operator the capability to program away from noise and .... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - LTN Offers Slip Ring Design for Medical Industry

A specially designed slip ring by LTN is now available in North America through distribution by HEIDENHAIN Corporation that is especially suitable for the medical industry. This SF020 slip ring combines standard power and signal rings with non-contact signal transmission in an unusually small dimension. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Metrology Software Brings New Tech to Upgrades

Now available, the latest release of HEIDENHAIN’s PC-based IK 5000 QUADRA-CHEK metrology software (version 3.0.3) provides advanced functionality for both new and used quality control inspection equipment. The IK 5000 can be used to retrofit multiple brands and types of inspection equipment – such as CMMs and video measuring microscopes - , making it easy to .... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Leine & Linde Offers New Stainless Steel Rotary

Leine & Linde introduces a new stainless steel version of the well known ISA and IHA 600 series of absolute rotary encoders. Designed to provide motion control and feedback for machines in harsh environments, the IXA 600 stainless steel model is useful in applications where the encoder is subjected to saltwater, acids, or other aggressive cleaning solvents. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - ETEL Offers an Ironcore Line of Linear Motors

To meet the need of linear measurement machine applications where high force is required, ETEL offers ironcore linear motors called the LMS and LMG series. Specializing in direct drive technology, ETEL provides these patented-design motors that very few others can match. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - ERO Miniature Encoders Suited for Motion Control

HEIDENHAIN is offering the ERO 1200/1400 series of modular optical rotary encoders without integral bearing. Being a non-contact solution, the ERO 1200/1400 encoders are well suited for motion control use on dynamic stages and machines in the general automation or semiconductor industries, such as.... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Leine & Linde Offers Draw Wire Units - 30 Meters

Leine & Linde WDS series draw-wire length measurement units provide up to 30 meters of cost effective position data for lifts, factory doors, hoists and gantry systems. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - New ATEX Rotary Encoders with Sturdy Hollow Shaft

HEIDENHAIN unveils a new line of rotary encoders for Potentially Explosive Atmospheres (ATEX). Many industries – such as oil and gas, printing, and silage -- operate in such environments. The ExN 400 encoders feature a 12mm blind hollow shaft in the new, sturdy design with increased wall thickness (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Sealed Absolute Linears with Mitsubishi Interface

The new absolute LC 195M and LC 495M sealed linear encoders from HEIDENHAIN are now available for use on machines that require a Mitsubishi interface. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - ETEL Offers Torque Motors for Direct Drives

ETEL is proud to offer cageless and high peak torque motors - called the TML and TMM series - within its line of high performance, zero maintenance motor technologies. Both series provide the advantages of direct drive technology, an ETEL specialty, while being offered in a low weight, low-priced package.... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Leine & Linde’s Newest Encoder for Heavy Equipment

The new Leine & Linde model PHE 900 encoder is now introduced to meet the needs of the most demanding heavy equipment applications, and is currently experiencing particular interest from those in the mining and oil & gas industries. This absolute encoder has been created as a flexible platform which can be tailored. It is the answer to many safety concerns since.... (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - Single-Cable Solution For Servo Drive Technology

All motors normally need two separate cables: one for the motor speed encoder and the other for the motor power supply. With the Hybrid Motor Cable Project called HMC 6, HEIDENHAIN has integrated the encoder lines into the power cable so now only one cable is needed between a synchronous motor and electrical cabinet. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - A New Industrial PC for Machine Tools

HEIDENHAIN is proud to introduce the IPC 6641, a new industrial PC for machine tools. Common applications for this industrial PC include individual automation solutions, operation of Windows software from an OEM and remote access to HEIDENHAIN iTNC 530 contouring controls. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - The Most Comprehensive Metrology Line Available

After significant product introductions and strategic corporate acquisitions, the premier manufacturer of precision measurement components HEIDENHAIN Corporation is proud to provide the most comprehensive line of inspection and gauging products available today. Products are available for both end-users and OEMs alike. (read more)

HEIDENHAIN Corporation - ACU-RITE's MILLPWR G2 Control Now Available

ACU-RITE is proud to introduce the long-awaited MILLPWR G2 CNC control for milling machines. Being noted as “Powerful Easy,” this all new control promises to be the simplest and easiest-to-operate CNC for vertical knee mills on the market today, even more powerful than its well known MILLPWR predecessor. (read more)