Energy saving software available from the Copper Development Association can help cut commercial electricity bills.
Two programs Energy Efficient Power Cable Selection and Energy Efficient Busbar Design show how increasing the size of conductors can pay back installation costs in less than a year.
Adept Scientific has produced a new data acquisition catalogue. ComputerBoards volume 19 has 200 new products that include the latest generation of PCI cards as well as ISA, PCMCIA and GPIB cards for desktop, notebook and industrial PCs.
Continuing the data acquisition theme, Windmill software has launched a free electronic newsletter called Monitor. It can be accessed via Windmill’s website: www.windmill.co.uk/
The principles of operation of position sensors is given in ABB Control’s technical manual, which lists more than 200 models.
Sensors covered by this 54-page guide include inductive, capacitive, photoelectric and ultrasonic types.
Protective coatings are the subject of a new technical manual from International Protective Coatings. It covers surface preparation and application techniques, performance characteristics, and gives advice on use and regulatory information.
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