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Clayton Controls Adds Koganei Pneumatic Products
Local inventory for immediate pneumatics solutions

Clayton Controls is pleased to announce the addition of Koganei to our automation solutions. Koganei is a manufacturer of pneumatic systems known globally for the highest safety and quality standards. They specialize in the manufacturing of pneumatic equipment, centralized lubricating systems, static electricity related products, fluid control equipment and related products.

Kognaei’s U.S. operations are based in Fremont California.  As a stocking distributor Clayton Controls has local inventory available for immediate delivery.

  • Air Cylinders
  • Air Valves
  • Filter Regulators
  • Speed Controls/Fittings
  • Vacuum Equipment
  • Static Electricity Removal

Koganei Pneumatic Solutions

Mitsubishi MR-J4-TM Multi-Network Servo
With 3 common industrial ethernet protocols

The MR-J4-TM Multi-Network Servo Drive combines the industry-leading performance of the MR-J4 family of servos with common industrial Ethernet protocols including EtherNet/IP™, EtherCAT®, and PROFINET®.

The MR-J4-TM Servo offers; one-touch auto-tuning™, real time adaptive auto-tuning and advanced vibration suppression control II™.

The EtherCAT interface features the standard IEC61158 Type12 CAN application protocol over EtherCAT (CoE), IEC61800-7 CiA402 drive profile, for excellent compatibility with a wide range of controllers.

The EtherNet/IP interface is easily controlled via free add-on instructions (AOIs) when using ControlLogix® or CompactLogix® controllers. These add-on instructions simplify migration to the superior performance of the MR-J4 series servos.

The PROFINET interface features an RT Class 1 interface for positioning, velocity, and torque control modes as well as 20 drive-based homing methods.

MR-J4-TM Multi-Network Servo

LCHP Economizes High-Power Line Scan Lights
The most intense and fully focusable line light

Smart Vision Lights has developed a lower-cost option for its LHP high-power line scan light with the new LCHP version. The LCHP line scan light utilizes 72 high power LEDs for every 300 mm in length while remaining thermally stable thanks to the heat-dissipating qualities of the aluminum housing. User-friendly 5-pin M12 plug convenience and familiarity make this light a great line scan light solution.

  • Convenient 5-Pin M12 Connectivity
  • No Need For External Chilling System
  • Backlight Lensing Available
  • Available in Three Wavelength
  • Optional Linear Polarizer – Available

LCHP High-Power Line Scan Light

Piab Acquires Vaculex
Adding vacuum lifting equipment expertise

Piab has acquired Vaculex, a leading manufacturer of lifting equipment based on vacuum technology.

With 30 years of experience Vaculex designs, manufactures and sells ergonomic lifting systems   for various applications, e.g., baggage handling, packaging, distribution and logistic.

Vaculex Vacuum Lifting Equipment