SFDA Series – Bacteria Removal Filter Hollow Fiber Element

Bacterial capture performance: LRV ≧ 9  FDA / Food Sanitation Law compliant material is used  Fluid contact part: Resin / rubber channel part lubricant uses NSF-H1 grade  Contributes to “HACCP” and “FSSC22000” certification!  Filtration degree: 0.01 μm (collection efficiency 99.99%) Initial pressure drop: 0.03 MPa (inlet pressure 0.7 MPa, maximum flow rate) Flow rate: 500 L / […]

Universal Robots ActiNav for Pick and Place Applications

AUTONOMOUS BIN PICKING FOR MACHINE TENDING APPLICATIONS EASY TO USE ActiNav does not require prior robot programming experience. ActiNav setup is intuitive using the Universal Robots teach pendant, teach by demonstration, and the six-step wizard-guided setup process. ActiNav Autonomous Bin Picking is easy to program with: Intuitive & prompt-based programming: Complete the programming hassle free from […]

SMC Vacuum Gripper Unit for Collaborative Robots

Plug and Play with: UR3(e), UR5(e), UR10(e), UR16(e) Operate by Simply connecting 1 compressed air supply tube and an electrical wiring M8 connector. Integrated vacuum ejector, air supply/release valve, pressure sensor and cups Standards: Conforming to ISO9409-1-50-M6 URCap – Plug and Play software incorporated with the teaching pendant.

Pneumatic Position Control

Situation: Your rodless air cylinder needs to move to mid-position repeatably. The air cylinder hits a mid-point sensor and tries to stop. It continues to slowly move and eventually does stop. That will not work for this application. For this application on this new machine, I need the rodless cylinder to stop at mid-position +/- […]

Industry 4.0 with SMC IO-Link Products

Expand Your Communications to the Lowest Level Sensors with SMC Fieldbus & Serial Interface Products. Constantly optimize your production processes with IO-Link compatible products from SMC. IO-Link is the first standardized I/O technology worldwide (IEC 61131-9) for communication with sensors and actuators. Use a point-to-point connection (no bus couplers or conditioning modules) to an IO-Link master (see below) […]

Static Electricity: Invisible OEE Killer

Eliminate static to improve process & product quality. Ionizers from SMC can eliminate downtime, bottlenecks, and waste caused by static electricity present in high-speed, automated production lines. Ionizer Application Examples Static electricity is an invisible phenomenon, with very visible, and costly effects. In manufacturing processes, one of the most damaging consequences could be the rejection of […]

Easily and Cost-efficiently Comply with ISO, OSHA, and others.

Protect-Air® products help management to easily and cost-efficiently comply with the stringent directives on the safety of pneumatic equipment issued by industrial standards organizations such as ISO, OSHA, and others. The range of Protect-Air products provides a variety of niche products developed for compressed air systems – protection units – to tackle H&S (Health & […]

Scope of Energy Saving in Pneumatics

Energy conservation is something we are hearing more and more of with each passing day. With rising energy costs and depleting energy resources, it has become imperative that all of us start taking steps to conserve energy very seriously. Some countries are not able to produce enough energy to meet our demand. The most economical […]

Stay Safe with a Soft Start Valve

Soft-start dump valves allow downstream pressure to gradually increase on initial start-up before fully opening to deliver line pressure. The dump function allows the system to be exhausted quickly when required. Do you design or use machines with air cylinders that have a 6” stroke or longer? If so, it is possible for someone to get injured or the […]

SMC Pneumatics for Packaging

SMC products support efficient automation for beverage processing and packaging appilcations. They feature hygienic and environment resistant designs, with energy savings and safety in mind. Industries: Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics SMC has Energy-Efficient Solutions for all your Packaging Processes: Filling and Sealing: Products and materials compliant with your process ensure product & process hygienic conditions. […]