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  1. What is a Risk Assessment and Why is It Important?

    While it is always best to refer to the standards when planning a risk assessment, here are a few answers to some commonly asked questions.

  2. IO-Link: What it Is and 5 Key Advantages

    This article explains what IO-Link is and the top 5 advantages IO-Link offers to a wide variety of applications.

  3. Lean Manufacturing: 4 Lighting Solutions for Pharma Industry

    This article describes several ways lighting can help increase efficiency and reduce waste while ensuring product quality & FDA compliance in the pharmaceutical industry.

  4. The Smart Factory is Here: IIoT Capabilities for Manufacturers

    This article highlights three critical IIoT capabilities of the smart factory: remote monitoring, predictive maintenance, and process optimization.

  5. Ultrasonic Sensors: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

    This Q&A answers some common questions about the ultrasonic sensors, theory, and terminology.

  6. How To Use IP & NEMA Ratings To Choose The Right Sensor

    This article answers some common questions about IP and NEMA ratings, when to use them and how to broadly interpret these designations.

  7.  How to Choose the Best Sensor for Clear Object Detection

    Understand the differences between common sensor types in Clear Object Detection applications, such as ultrasonic vs. photoelectic retroreflective sensors.

  8. Why Use Polarized Coaxial Optics For Detecting Clear Objects

    Clear object detection sensors are sensitive to variations in light and benefit from polarized coaxial optical design to reduce false detection from reflected light.