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cube encoders

New cube encoders by POSITAL have extra features and abilities
October 18, 2019 by Posital-Fraba

POSITAL has upgraded an old industry staple with its new cube encoders. These incremental rotary encoders with cube-shaped housing have been popular with machine builders for more than half a century, due in…

powder handling

Choose IBCs or big bags for powder handling? Matcon’s tips
October 18, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

Manufacturers often have to change powder-processing equipment from fixed mixers and inline conveying systems to decoupled processing solutions. Typically, this is a choice between using Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs) or big bags. While…

industrial couplings

R+W industrial couplings, shafts, and more fulfill the highest requirements
October 18, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. supplies a wide array of electromechanical solutions, including products by R+W Coupling. Headquartered in Germany, R+W makes state-of-the-art industrial couplings and shafts. This includes flexible shaft couplings, motor…

energy-storage system

Understanding Ontario’s energy-storage opportunity with Enel X: Part 4
October 17, 2019 by Enel X North America, Inc

In this four-part article, Enel X North America discusses how electricity costs can be managed with energy storage in Ontario. This final part continues the story of how the company benefited Algoma Orchards…

stator winding RTDs

Mod-Tronic carries various MINCO stator winding RTDs, thermocouples
October 17, 2019 by Mod-Tronic Instruments Ltd.

No supplier offers a greater range of MINCO instrumentation than Mod-Tronic Instruments Ltd. does. The company is the world’s largest MINCO stocking distributor, offering a wide variety of the manufacturer’s temperature sensors and…

industrial commissioning

Endress+Hauser offers many services to optimize customer processes
October 17, 2019 by Endress + Hauser Canada Ltd.

With its unique inventory of test and measurement instrumentation, Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd. helps businesses across the country stay competitive. But the company also helps customers with its portfolio of dedicated services, from industrial…


Trumpf nibblers from Dobco help users cut sheet metal easily
October 16, 2019 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment makes Trumpf tools available to Canadian businesses, including the TruTool line of nibblers. These tools can cut sheet metal of various levels of thickness, with no dust, gas, or smoke emissions.…

modular connector

HARTING’s new Han 1A modular connector is even more compact
October 16, 2019 by Harting Canada Inc

Miniaturization is one of the key trends in connector design these days, and HARTING Canada is right on top of it. The company recently introduced the Han 1A modular connector, which provides a…

remote I/O system

Festo’s new decentralized remote I/O system expands design possibilities
October 16, 2019 by Festo Inc

Among the groundbreaking new products available from Festo Canada is the CPX-AP-I decentralized remote I/O system. This game-changing device has already earned Festo a Red Dot Design Award, an international product-design recognition awarded…

atomizing nozzle

New atomizing nozzle by EXAIR prevents waste of post-spray liquid
October 16, 2019 by Exair Corporation

EXAIR Corporation keeps on making innovation one of its top priorities. The company’s most recent development is the ½ NPT No Drip Internal Mix Atomizing Spray Nozzle – which is just like any…

medium-force shaker

Medium-force shaker by Brüel & Kjӕr enhances many testing applications
October 16, 2019 by Durham Instruments

Brüel & Kjӕr makes its measurement devices available in Canada through Durham Instruments. The manufacturer’s unique LDS V8 medium-force shaker is a powerful, adaptable instrument used for many testing or research/development applications, like…

key bitting

New equipment expands the production capabilities of Capitol Industries
October 15, 2019 by Capitol Industries Inc.

Capitol Industries Inc. is a leader in the design and development of engineered locking solutions, particularly in the field of auxiliary or cam locks. The company relies on a wide inventory of manufacturing…

intelligent robots

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. supplies Omron intelligent robots
October 15, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Omron Industrial Automation has a wide spectrum of industrial equipment available in Canada through Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd., including intelligent vision-guided robotics systems. These are automation solutions that provide unmatched performance and…

tensioning devices

How Rosta tensioning devices help a cable-car company stay charged
October 11, 2019 by Rosta Inc

For more than three-quarters of a century – including over 30 years through Rosta Inc., its Canadian subsidiary – Rosta has logged success story after success story, providing great technological solutions for many…

CNC machining equipment

CNC shaping helps Ohio Broach create a variety of shapes
October 11, 2019 by The Ohio Broach & Machine Co.

The Ohio Broach & Machine Company has a broad lineup of in-house machinery to give its customers virtually any broaching service. One example is the company’s CNC machining equipment, which allows staff to…

hazardous industries

PIC has supplied great industrial solutions for nearly 30 years
October 11, 2019 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

There is a reason why Canadian companies in hazardous industries rely on Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) for specialized instrumentation. These sectors frequently work with processing of paints, chemicals, and other flammable…

arc welders

Red-D-Arc’s tips on choosing welding equipment for a BBQ smoker
October 11, 2019 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

One application for which Red-D-Arc Welderentals equipment is perfect is constructing barbecue smokers. Manufacturers need to join metal materials when making these smokers, and several methods are available – shielded metal arc welders,…


Ultrasonic sensors by Dietz detect various objects, even transparent ones
October 11, 2019 by IBIS Electro-Products Corp.

Dietz Sensortechnik makes its unparalleled range of sensing instruments available in Canada through IBIS Electro-Products Corp. The lineup includes ultrasonic sensors, which work with the travel-time measurement of high-frequency sonic impulses. These impulses…

point level detector

Liquiphant from Endress+Hauser has been upgraded for Industry 4.0
October 10, 2019 by Endress + Hauser Canada Ltd.

Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd. carries an impressive selection of measurement solutions, including the popular Liquiphant series of vibronic point level detectors, among the most reliable devices of their kind for three decades. Now, this…

custom conveyor

Norpak can customize conveyors with Intralox’s ARB alignment technology
October 10, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

One of the reasons to rely on Norpak Handling for material handling is its ability to customize solutions according to individual needs. For example, the Norpak team can imbue a custom conveyor with…

dust-collector monitoring

The benefits of dust-collector monitoring by Auburn Systems detectors
October 10, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries offers great workplace solutions by Auburn Systems, including the TRIBO series of detectors. This product line consists of electrostatic particulate monitors that are essential for businesses to stay compliant with emission…

leaf chains

Tsubaki’s Large Pitch leaf chains last longer than previous versions
October 10, 2019 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

For the peak of performance in industrial chains, businesses turn to Tsubaki of Canada. The manufacturer upgraded its Large Pitch leaf chains a few years ago, through extensive research and development, to last…

servo drives

New servo drives by Festo raise the standards of performance
October 9, 2019 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada showcased remarkable new products at the recent Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show – including the CMMT-AS and CMMT-ST servo drives. These devices deliver optimized sizing and pricing, performing their functions exceedingly well…

high-end connectivity solutions

How HARTING’s website helps customers find, custom-design products
October 9, 2019 by Harting Canada Inc

HARTING Canada is the premier source of high-end connectivity solutions for businesses in many industries. With its unparalleled portfolio of connectors and related products in store, for a variety of applications, customers have…


The HBM ClipX industrial amplifier comes with many special features
October 8, 2019 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments offers the ClipX industrial amplifier by HBM Test and Measurement, a signal conditioner that adapts to virtually all measurement applications. What makes this device stand out is its unmatched range of…

filter units

Des-Case RMF filter units keep oil clean and equipment working
October 8, 2019 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee Limited supplies top-of-the-line industrial filtration solutions, including products that benefit users with efficient design. A key example is the RMF Systems brand of offline filter units manufactured by Des-Case. These devices offer…

Algoma Orchards

Understanding Ontario’s energy-storage opportunity with Enel X: Part 3
October 8, 2019 by Enel X North America, Inc

In this four-part article, Enel X North America discusses how electricity costs can be managed with energy storage in Ontario. This third part deals with how the company has been working with Algoma…

Fall Arrest

Tether Track® – Working-at-heights fall protection from ELS
October 8, 2019 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Fall-arrest equipment is a must in many hazardous professions that put workers in literally high places. Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) offers fall-protection gear by Gorbel, one of the supplier’s major…

LOCTITE structural adhesives

LOCTITE structural adhesives by Henkel are tough, durable, and versatile
October 7, 2019 by Henkel Canada Corporation

Henkel Canada Corporation is the name that businesses turn to for the best variety of industrial adhesives for diverse applications – especially those under the LOCTITE and Teroson brands. A key example is…

custom components

A diverse variety of equipment helps L. & M. satisfy customers
October 7, 2019 by L & M Precision Products Inc

L. & M. Precision Products Ltd. has grown into Canada’s largest screw-machine jobbing shop, producing the highest-quality custom components for customers in many sectors. The company relies on a diverse selection of machinery…

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