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How 3D Printing Will Impact Industrial Automation
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How 3D Printing Will Impact Industrial Automation

Multiple technology approaches, the ability to print using many different types of materials, and decreasing costs are poised to make 3D printing a game changer for the global automation market. But is industry prepared for the potential negative impact on intellectual property rights?
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Schneider Electric Deploys Baxter
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Schneider Electric Deploys Baxter

Humanoid robot capable of working alongside humans is now testing circuit breakers at Schneider Electric’s plant in Missouri.
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Mining Data to Improve Downtime
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Mining Data to Improve Downtime

Your plant floor data is a repository of informational gold. Have you started digging yet?
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Robot Vendors Set Records in 2005

North American robotics companies recorded their best year ever in 2005, surpassing previous records set in 1999, according to figures released recently by the Robotic Industries Association (RIA, www
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"Make Your Own" Ethernet Switch

The ET-5MS-OEM-2 board is a 5-port managed Ethernet switch that original equipment manufacturers can use to create their own Ethernet switch, by adding packaging, a power supply and connectors.
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Luminous Blue Switches

Blue illuminated Piezo and mechanical switches are now available as part of the vendor’s Metal Line offering.
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Secure Device Servers

The two-port SD4002 and eight-port SD4008 are billed as the first secure device servers to offer the highest level of security together with an ability to control any device with an RS232/422/485 seri
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Expanded Relay Line

Several new additions to the vendor’s line of relays are available.
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Power Up

There was a time not so long ago when manufacturers had so many places to look to cut costs that energy savings ranked far down the list.
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Manufacturing Summer School for Middle School Kids

The Society of Manufacturing Engineers Education Foundation (SME-EF, www.sme.org/foundation) plans to team up with a not-for-profit organization, Project Lead The Way (PLTW, www.pltw.org), in developi
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Advanced H2S Sensing

Thanks to what is billed as a breakthrough in electrochemical cell sensor technology, the TS Series Hydrogen Sulfide Gas Detectors provide advanced protection against the deadly hazards of hydrogen su
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Upgraded Network-based Control

Strengthened network and communication functions and new pulse width output modules are among upgrades to Stardom, the vendor’s open network control system.
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All-In-One Industrial PC Chassis

The ATM-4233 is an all-in-one chassis for industrial automation platforms.
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