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Mitsubishi logoShaltz Automation Inc. Now an Exclusive Distributor of Mitsubishi Electric Products

Shaltz Automation Inc. is proud to announce that we have been selected by Mitsubishi Electric to be their Exclusive Distributor for the Michigan territory. Our expertise in automation technology has been demonstrated for over 40 years and is carried on by our experienced team of 30 sales engineers, applications engineers, and technical support personnel. Mitsubishi Electric has been one of our foremost lines for many years, and we are thrilled to announce this new exclusive arrangement that will allow us to better solve all your automation needs.

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Microscan Barcode Verification Kits

All-In-One Solutions for Inline or Offline Barcode Quality Verification

more information Microscan's new barcode verification kits bundle complete tools for ensuring the readability and compliance of printed 1D/2D symbols or direct part marks. Engineered to meet ISO and AIM quality standards and designed with the ideal lens and lighting configurations, each kit includes a Vision HAWK smart camera, NERLITE® Smart Series industrial lighting, and AutoVISION™ machine vision software in the most convenient, all-in-one packages for inline or offline verification.

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Microscan New Wireless Handheld Imagers from Microscan

The power and versatility of Microscan 1D/2D barcode reading is now available in a wireless handheld. The HS-51 and HS-51X imagers provide a dedicated point-to-point connection using Bluethooth communication, bringing Microsan's pioneering 30-year legacy of high-performance auto ID innovation to a completely mobile platform. IP54-rated, solvent resistant, and able to withstand multiple drops from 6 ft.(1.8m), the HS-51 and HS-51X enable powerful decoding in any challenging environment.handheld ID reader

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Animatics Moog logo Animatics/Moog products SmartMotor servos bring integrated benefits to wet environments 

Animatics' new harsh environment-rated SmartMotor servos offer IP65 ratings with the convenience of a smaller frame size, NEMA23 and NEMA34, for compact applications. The sturdy design and thicker motor casing provides protection and durability, and therefore, any factory process using wash-down techniques or wet processing environments can benefit from the easily programmable SmartMotor and its unique features such as Combitronic IP Smartmotors IP Rated SmartMotors communication protocol and stand alone linear interpolation.

IP Rated Smartmotors



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New Ultra-Compact Motorized Cylinders with 12mm Cross-section

The RCD Ultra-Compact Motorized Cylinder with 12mm Cross-Section has a body length as short as 60mm.   Its high-speed performance with maximum acceleration/deceleration of 1 G and maximum speed of 300 mm/s is highly effective in reducing cycle time in a variety of systems.RCD cylinder RCD Brochure

The Mini Cylinder RCD easily achieves 3-point positioning and acceleration/deceleration rate adjustments, which are difficult to achieve using air cylinders.  Push-motion operation similar to that available with air cylinders is also possible, and the force exerted during a push-motion operation is adjustable. The Mini Cylinder RCD is small enough to replace compact air cylinders used for short-stroke travel, pressing, hoisting and positioning.

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Table Top Robots

Table Top Robots Table Top Robots Table Top Robots consist of an X Y (optional Z) ball screw driven Cartesian system. Each System has 2 (or 3) Smartmotors Pre-wired RS-232 serial daisy chain (and Combitronic optional).

Designed as pre-configured system of components, the Table Top Robots are ready to be controlled either via Host PC, PLC, HMI, or all stand alone with user defined downloaded programs.

Table Top Robots



Mitsubishi logo Mitsubishi products New MR-J4 Servo System

Integrated motion control solutions that work perfectly together

The MELSERVO MR-J4 servo-motion systems offer users the platform to build the next generation machines that require the J-series’ hallmark superior performance mingled with industry operational safety trends, all the while saving users costly energy and precious  real-estate. For our valued existing users, the MELSERVO MR-J4 servo motor and amplifier products will be a drop-in replacement for the MR-J3 series products.

MR-J4 Servo System MR-J4 Information With a wide range of models and options, match your individual application needs with ease and comfort.

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MDrive Hybrid Motion Control with Ethernet Schneider Electric Schneider Electric products

Ethernet is used in more than 90% of networks today, and now MDrive® industry-leading integrated motor and drive systems are available for Ethernet networks with simplified connectivity, ease of use, and reliability with minimal signal degradation over long distance.

MDrive Ethernet systems feature integrated motor, drive and fully programmable controller, with standardized IP addressing system which allows up to 255 devices on a network while eliminating the complicated wiring and software configuring of traditional multi-drop systems using RS-422/485 communications.MDrive with Ethernet MDrive Ethernet information

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Festo logo Festo MPA-L

A more flexible system for individual sub-bases

MPA L valves Festo MAP-L information A universal valve terminal for numerous industries, production engineering, special machine construction as well as process engineering including for piloting process valves

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Turck’s new BL compact line

brings all of your I/O to the plant floor through a rugged, compact device. This product line provides a vast signal variety in packages rated up to IP 69K, including analog, digital, RTD, thermocouple, serial, or a mixture of signal types, all inside one robust node on your network.BL Compact BL Compact information

BL compact provides an inexpensive means to add a variety of different I/O in an environmentally hardened package that allows direct mounting onto a machine without the need for a separate enclosure.

BL compact’s design features and breadth of I/O combinations make it suitable for many applications,
including material handling, assembly and packaging in a wide variety of industries, including:

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