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Revised motor standards.(EDITOR'S WEB PICKS)
November 4, 2010 ... The National Electrical Manufacturers Assn. has published a revised version of NEMA MG 1-2009, (Rev. 1-2010), the standard covering performance, safety, testing, construction, and manufacture of ac and dc motors and generators. Key revisions...

Wheel and caster library.(EDITOR'S WEB PICKS)
November 4, 2010 ... PARTsolutions and RWM have teamed to develop a catalog of 3D models of RWM's wheels and casters, plus an embedded configurator tool. The library saves engineers from the time-intensive process of creating, migrating, and translating 3D catalog...

Upcoming live seminars.(Automation Direct)(Calendar)
November 4, 2010 ... DirectSOFT Advanced In this 40-min show we will cover advanced programming techniques and instructions for the DirectLogic PLC programming software, DirectSoft. Working demos show program examples covering high-level Ibox instructions and...

The dark side of free trade.(EDITORIAL)
November 4, 2010 ... Those of us with a few years under our belts have probably seen an incident like this: A proud father boasts to his colleagues about his successful offspring. They're doing so well, he beams, that they now make more than the old man. Sadly,...

An overload coupler you can't tamper with.(SCANNING FOR IDEAS)
November 4, 2010 ... The Torq-Tender overload safety coupling from Zero-Max Inc., Plymouth, Minn. (, relies on a spring-based mechanism to disconnect shafts in case of torque overloads. The torque at which the coupler disconnects can only be reset...