A unique line of low pressure, high index Lite Pressure Stock Springs are designed to provide 1 to 5 psi in large diameters. Common applications for these soft springs can include syringes, relief valves, check valves, dispensers, and pistons.
The LCB500 is designed for possible use as a rod end load cell with mounting plates. This tension/compression load cell is typically used in inline actuators and hydraulic jacks with male/female threads.
PTFE, FEP, and PFA tubing is available in a choice of styles—straight, thin wall, coiled, corrugated, convoluted, or overbraided—to address various demands.
Designers of today’s sophisticated medical devices need to use whatever tools they can to help ensure their project results in a successful product that meets all expectations.
A website has been launched that brings together university students and industry that have common interests in R&D. The site allows industry to post projects that they are looking for university students to work on for their senior design project.
The Linear Motion and Assembly Technologies group from the Bosch Rexroth Corp. is offering a free Packaging Machinery OEM Productivity Kit available upon request. The tri-fold brochure and resource CD presents a multitude of solutions to help packaging OEMs implement lean manufacturing techniques.
Sick Stegmann Inc. has created a comprehensive and interactive online catalog of 2D and 3D configurable product models using SolidWorks 3D PartStream.NET.
Engineers and scientists from all areas and disciplines can get a quick overview of the power and benefits of modeling, simulation, and virtual prototyping thanks to a series of free multiphysics tutorial CDs from Comsol.
Luminex is a worldwide leader in the development of analyzers used for multiplexing nucleic acids and proteins in the life sciences market.
Lexan HPX resina tough, high-tech transparent polycarbonate widely used in critical healthcare applicationshas been selected by Pentax to mold a specialized Intlock ITL-S disposable blade for the company’s Airway Scope AWS-S100 video laryngoscope.
Analog Devices Inc. offers the third edition of its popular applications guide, “A Designer's Guide to Instrumentation Amplifiers.
The Project: Establish a system that ensures a maximum and consistent electromagnetic field exposure and SAR for the cells within the waveguide. The Solution: Utilize electromagnetic simulation software to optimize the overall effectiveness of the research model.
The Project: Identify a method with which to determine whether or not chest compressions are being performed properly on a CPR mannequin. The Solution: Attach cable extension transducers (i.e., string pots) to the chest area to measure the movement of the chest compression being applied.
While traditional positioning systems offer an adequate motion control solution for devices such as OR tables and hospital beds, they create other concerns related to their effect on the surrounding environment.
The QCI-L6 is a linear motor with full servo control, ideal for high acceleration moves—up to 8.4 G. The technology required to servo a rotary step motor is not that much different than that required to servo a linear step motor.