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Better Aerospace Design Insight with PLM Software
17 August 2014

Edited by: Michael Jermann, Assistant Editor Hispano-Suiza, a Safran Group company, designs, develops and produces electronic power controllers for airborne applications. The company was contracted by Brazilian aerospace manufacturer Embraer to do all the electrical distribution work, which includes the ram air turbine (RAT), for the Embraer KC-390, a medium-size, twin-engine, jet-powered military transport. The

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Using Thoughts to Control Airplanes
15 August 2014

Edited by: Michael Jermann, Assistant Editor The pilot is wearing a white cap with myriad attached cables. His gaze is concentrated on the runway ahead of him. All of a sudden the control stick starts to move, as if by magic. The airplane banks and then approaches straight on towards the runway. The position of

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Custom Molded PEEK Medical Components
15 August 2014

Medical components custom molded of PEEK from Minnesota Rubber and Plastics (MR&P) improve performance while reducing costs. The company has proven experience molding PEEK designs that dramatically increase product performance and provide a superior alternative to metal and glass components. PEEK (polyetheretherketone) is a high performance thermoplastic. Utilizing MR&P’s proprietary processes and designs, PEEK can

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maxon motor Takes Part in Chase to Catch Up with a Comet
15 August 2014

After more than ten years of travel through space, the European space probe Rosetta has reached the comet Chury. Three months from now, for the first time in the history of space travel, a lander will touch down on the surface of the four-kilometer-wide comet. DC motors manufactured by maxon are part of this pioneering

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Deublin Company to Exhibit at IMTS 2014
15 August 2014

The International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2014 to be held September 8-September 13, 2014 in Chicago, will include an exhibit of products from the Deublin Company at booth #E5391, a manufacturer of rotating unions and components used in machine tools and other manufacturing equipment. Deublin machine tool solutions include such patented technologies as Pop-OffTM and

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Cognex Tech Tip
15 August 2014

Complete the form below to download this ebook: Sponsored by: Here’s Why You Should Download This Tech Tip Ten Reasons to Choose Image-based Barcode ReadersImage-based barcode readers are rapidly replacing laser scanners in a wide range of industries including food, beverage, consumer goods, pharmaceutical, and logistics, but when considering a transition from laser scanners to

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SolidThinking Introduces Inspire 2014
15 August 2014

Engineers and designers are under constant pressure to design innovative products. They are also under the gun to get these new products to market faster than ever. In order to empower them to accomplish these goals, design and simulation software tools are being increasingly used to optimize products early in the conceptual phase of development, […]

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Allegro Announces New High Accuracy Current Sensor ICs
14 August 2014

Allegro MicroSystems, LLC announces two new current sensor IC devices that are true ±5 A sensor ICs or uni-directional 10 A sensor ICs for use in low power...

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Kop-Flex service program recertifies used couplings to API 671 standard
14 August 2014

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Emerson’s Power Transmission Solutions introduced a new program for restoring used high-performance couplings to like-new condition, certified to API 671, with a full original factory warranty. Ideal for...

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Elmo Previews its Nano Ultra High Power Servo Drive
14 August 2014

Elmo Motion Control, a provider of advanced and cost-effective motion control solutions will preview the Gold Twitter, the smallest, high-power servo drive soon to be released at Sindex...

Motion Control Tips

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Cable Installation Simulator Ensures Microwave Assembly Performance
14 August 2014

Military aircraft manufacturers have accepted the practice of replacing microwave assemblies because they get damaged during installation in airframe platforms. Damaged airframe assemblies can lead to compromised signal...

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How to insure a design is 3D printable
14 August 2014

As 3D printing / additive manufacturing becomes a more accepted every day industrial tool, the focus is turning to best practices that help smooth out the kinks in...

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Airwolf 3D Launches Entry-Level AW3D HDL 3D Printer for under $2,300
13 August 2014

Airwolf 3D announced it has added an entry-level 3D printer—the AW3D HDL—to its rapidly expanding line of high-performance 3D desktop printers for the professional market. The HDL delivers...

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A visual look at the history of 3D printing
13 August 2014

This graphic gives you a very nice look at what happened when in the 3D printing industry. It begins in 1983, but you can see when it really...

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Modular Belt Conveyor Handles Complex Curves
13 August 2014

Flexibility and function are key needs in today’s conveyor applications. To help meet those needs, the 3200 Series Conveyor platform gives users more options and flexibility to serve a greater range of markets, including industrial, packaging and assembly. This line was created by merging and improving the 5200/5300 Series Conveyors with the 3200 Series conveyor

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Overcoming Limits in Vertical Conveying
13 August 2014

Continuous vertical conveying has its challenges, notably the efficient use of space. White County Coal (WCC) mine in Carmi, Ill., chose the POCKETLIFT vertical conveyor because it helped to double the conveying output in the mine without the need to sink a conveyance shaft with standard dimensions. Instead, the new shaft measures nearly 12 ft

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Motors Help Developers Modify Medical Devices for Kids
13 August 2014

Procyrion, Inc. is a medical device firm developing the first catheter-deployed circulatory assist device intended for long-term use in the treatment of chronic heart failure. Its Aortix is a small, continuous-flow pump mounted within a self-expanding anchoring system and delivered via catheter through the femoral artery to the descending thoracic aorta. Once the catheter sheath

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Grounding: Is that instrument really grounded?
13 August 2014

By David Herres When using a bench oscilloscope,  it is critical that the scope and the work be reliably grounded, assuming they both connect to an external power source....

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New and Enhanced Norgren Express Catalog
13 August 2014

The new Norgren Express catalogue is out now and available from Norgren at the Norgren express webstore; 315 pages, 37 new pneumatic ranges and thousands of products ready...

Pneumatic Tips

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Improving Solar Cell Efficiency
13 August 2014

Los Alamos researchers have demonstrated an almost four-fold boost of the carrier multiplication yield with nanoengineered quantum dots. Carrier multiplication is when a single photon can excite multiple electrons. Quantum dots are novel nanostructures that can become the basis of the next generation of solar cells, capable of squeezing additional electricity out of the extra

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