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Top articles issue 1/2003
It’s all blue at A.T.U.
Over 400 branches of Auto-Teile Unger, A.T.U. for short, supply Germany’s drivers with more than 70,000 different articles. From A for aerials to Z for zinc-based primers – almost all articles are available at all times or at short notice. This is ensured by the new distribution centre in Werl, among others, where more than 6,000 blue sensors are in use on conveyors and in high-bay warehouses...more
Laser systems protect Berlin’s Underground from sprayers
In order to prevent underground vehicles shunted onto sidings from being disfigured by graffiti sprayers, Berlin’s transport operators (the BVG) monitor particular tunnel areas with vandal-proof LMS building security sensors...more
DME 5000: the new kind of distance measurement
Highly accurate and dynamic measurement, two multifunctional outputs and inputs for Preset, Stand by, Contamination warning, and other system functions are the main advantages offered by the new DME 5000 laser distance measurement system. There is also the device display, that shows all the important information at a glance, and a particularly user-friendly mounting and alignment concept...more
S 3000 safety laser scanners: the time is ripe for the future
Application expertise gained from many thousand installed PLS units has been integrated in the new S 3000 safety laser scanners from SICK. Even shorter response times, longer ranges, a variety of functional modules, e.g. the so-called I/O module, for application-based system design, integrated control and monitoring functions, the possibility of connection to safety-oriented field buses and many more advantages make the S 3000 a versatile and safe investment for the future. Thus begins a new era in safety technology...more
SICK-STEGMANN: exploiting the opportunities of the drive technology growth market
SICK-STEGMANN – after the Hanover Industrial Trade Fair 2003 the company will offer, and further develop, innovative drive and encoder technology under this name. SICK insight interviewed Managing Director Friedrich Keglowich, Encoder Dept. Manager Rolf Wagner, Drives Dept. Manager Elmar Limberger, and Bernd Appel, Product Manager for motor feedback systems...more
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