Terex Material Handling (Westport, CT) has launched the
latest generation of its Demag Remote Control (DRC) radio
control system with its new D3 line of units. The hand-held transmitters, as well as the receivers, already meet
the requirements of the future EN 300 328 V 1.8.1 radio
standard. The new radio transmission system allows up to
40 radio systems to operate in close vicinity of one another, without any interference or drop-outs with reference
to neighbouring radio applications. Other key features
• The Ability to log on up to three transmitters per
• A hand-held transmitter that uses two-color display
and features a vibration alarm to warn against overloads.
• A radio transmission system that has a range of up
to one hundred meters.
The new Multi Tool Qualifier from Panasonic (Newark, NJ)
The Multi Tool Qualifier can also be configured to remotely
enable or disable tools. Compatible tools can be programmed to be disabled when taken out of the Qualifier’s
wireless area. The network connectivity allows users to
connect with Ethernet IP, Atlas Copco Open Protocol and
Atlas Copco Toolsnet.