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Welcome to the latest eNewsletter from Controls Drives & Automation

One of the best things about working on Controls, Drives & Automation is that the industry sectors covered are generally pretty fast paced and dynamic, and there's never a shortage of interesting things to talk about.

As you would expect, there are always plenty of new product and technology developments, so it takes something particularly special to make it really stand out in this competitive sector.
And this is what we have with tech start-up, CloudNC, and its breakthrough AI software, which shortens the programming time for CNC machining of parts from days or weeks of an expert's time, to just a few minutes, dramatically reducing costs.

You can read more in the top story, right.

Charlotte Stonestreet
CDA Editor
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30-31 October 2019
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Tech start-up to half the cost of CNC machined parts

London-based CloudNC has launched what is being hailed as a new era for CNC machined parts with the opening of the first of several planned UK factories offering aerospace-grade quality at a fraction of the price of existing alternatives.

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New servo drive increases control potential for Ethernet-based networks

Control Techniques has increased the scope of its award-winning motion control portfolio by releasing three new additional products: an Ethernet-onboard model of its latest generation Digitax HD servo drive range for easy integration with Siemens and Rockwell PLCs, a DC bus connected capacitor share module for greater system flexibility and Active Front End (AFE) kits for enhanced energy efficiency.

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Future-poof control cabinet inverters

With the Nordac PRO SK 500P Nord Drivesystems claims to have launched a state-of-the-art control cabinet inverter with the latest component technology and ultimate levels of functionality, connectivity and modularity.

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Robot for educational markets & users

RS Components has announced availability of the new MekaMon Berserker v2 robot, developed by Reach Robotics. MekaMon is not only the world's first gaming robot, but is also ideal for robotics engineers and hobbyists, and for STEM students ranging from those still in the early stages of school, up to those studying engineering at university.

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Solve network connectivity problems with HMS gateways

Anybus® gateways offer quick and easy network integration by acting as translators between industrial networks, machines and devices. With over 300 variants ranging from simple Industrial network to Industrial network, to more complicated IIoT gateways, HMS Networks has a gateway to suit your needs and pocket.

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X Series designed to protect

The X series range of electronic enclosures from CamdenBoss provide excellent protection to drive and control applications. The tough exterior and tonnes of features, complement its high levels of compliance to industry standards.

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I2C digital pressure sensors for water & gas network monitoring

The LD Series is the smallest fully functional OEM I2C digital transmitter for pressure and temperature measurement by KELLER.

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Significant time savings for production operations

When power distribution specialist Burnell Switchgear and Control needed help with increasing productivity to cope with its fast-growing order book, the company approached EPLAN for advice. The EPLAN engineers soon discovered that not only would EPLAN Pro Panel CAE software deliver big savings in engineering and design time, but a Rittal Perforex fully automated machining centre would bring equally significant time savings for production operations.

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