Available in Matrox Design Assistant 5.1 machine vision software is a new project change validator tool, which is a modification proofing utility that ensures machine vision systems uphold inspection requirements following any new project updates, according to the company.
from Factory Automation http://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2017/12/project-change-validator-tool-added-to-matrox-design-assistant-machine-vision-software.html
Through the first nine months of 2017, growth records were set in the areas of vision and imaging, robotics, and motion control and motor technology, according to the Association for Advancing Automation (A3).
from Factory Automation http://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2017/12/automation-market-in-north-america-continues-to-set-records-in-2017.html
Jasper Hsu, Product Manager, Applied Automation, Advantech, discusses the latest from his company as well as topics including edge computing, artificial intelligence, and industrial automation trends.
from Factory Automation http://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2017/12/q-a-industrial-automation-industry-4-0-and-edge-computing.html
AVX Capacitor Bonanza!
Pixel LED Light Kickstarter
Carbide Steel Multimeter Test Probes
AMX Touch Screen controller teardown
Patent bullshit and automotive meter teardown
Pandora Portable Gaming Console Teardown
from EEVblog https://www.eevblog.com/2017/12/11/eevblog-1043-mailbag/
The new Siglent SDS1104X-E $499 4CH oscilloscope is a new contender for Rigol’s DS1054Z dominance. What’s it like inside?
from EEVblog https://www.eevblog.com/2017/12/11/eevblog-1042-siglents-499-sds1104x-e-4ch-oscilloscope-teardown/
Peter Daly from Keysight takes us on a tour of their Melbourne calibration and repair lab.
Both automated and manual test benches, high voltage PSU test system, phase noise measurement system, and rohs repair.
from EEVblog https://www.eevblog.com/2017/12/11/eevblog-1041-keysight-calibration-lab-tour/
A look at the Caesium beam time and frequency standards at the Keysight standards lab in Melbourne Australia, with Peter Daly.
from EEVblog https://www.eevblog.com/2017/12/11/eevblog-1040-caesium-beam-frequency-standards/