AutomationDirect now offers field-wireable M8 and M12 connectors and T-couplers (T-splitters). The connectors are ideal for making patch cables in custom lengths from existing cables or bulk wire. Connectors are available in axial (straight) or right angle configurations and three, four, or five-pole versions. T-couplers are available in four and five-pole versions and come in four models: three models split Male M12 to two Female M12 connectors and one model splits one Male M12 to two Female M8 connectors.
Patent Awarded for CNC Adaptive Control System
Fanuc Factory Automation America (Fanuc FA America) and Jerry Scherer, Engineer with Fanuc FA America, have recently been awarded a patent (US 8,135,491 B2) for the development of their CNC Adaptive Control System for on-demand integrated adaptive control of machining operations.