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Speed: Today’s Manufacturing Competitive Edge

July 9, 2009 7:32 am | Articles | Comments

Ever since the Venice Arsenal started mass producing ships in the world’s first factory in the 13th century, manufacturers have been driven by the need for speed. In today’s environment, consumers demand for new products is driving ever shorter product lifecycles.

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Antenna Available for MICS Band

July 7, 2009 7:24 am | Antenna Factor | Product Releases | Comments

Antenna Factor's popular Splatch embeddable antenna is now available in the Medical Implant Communication Service (MICS) frequency band. The antenna is centered at 403MHz and designed to cover from 402-405MHz, making it well suited for MICS as well as a wide variety of general RF applications.

Sample Pack Demonstrates Variety of Washers, Spacers and Shims

July 7, 2009 7:24 am | Boker's, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Washers chosen from the company's 23,000 non-standard washer and spacer sizes and 2,000 material options, are being offered in the Boker sample pack. Boker's washers and spacers are available with outside diameters from 0.080" to 5.140" and numerous inside diameters.

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Vacuum Pencil Grinders Offer Precision Deburring with Source Capture

July 7, 2009 7:24 am | Dynabrade | Product Releases | Comments

A new series of air-powered Vacuum Pencil Grinders offers precision deburring and finishing with vacuum shrouds diverting dust and debris to a central vacuum source.

Development Between Companies Brings a New Product to Market in Record Time

July 6, 2009 11:31 am | Articles | Comments

In the fall of 2005, Bob Elson, vice president of engineering at Coapt Systems Inc, wanted to develop their design for a new cosmetic surgical device, known as the Surgiwire Incisionless Dissector, into a finished product ready for shipment to surgeons.

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The PosiBand Contact System

July 6, 2009 11:31 am | Positronic | Product Releases | Comments

The new PosiBand has a closed entry contact and is a significant improvement over the legacy design and overcomes many of the weaknesses that are associated with the “split tine” and sleeve approach.

Commitment is Reinforced by Offering New ULTEM Material for Rapid Prototyping

July 6, 2009 11:31 am | Quickparts | Product Releases | Comments

ULTEM, a high-performance engineering thermoplastic material is now available for rapid prototyping.

Advanced Spin Welding Capabilities for Joining of Plastics to Metals

July 6, 2009 11:31 am | Veridiam Medical | Product Releases | Comments

The new Spin Welder allows plastic components to be quickly, cleanly, and permanently attached to metal assemblies. The addition of this machine allows for the management of complex projects that require both metal manufacturing and plastic attachment, saving both time and money for their customers.

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Quick-locking Pin Revolutionizes Assembly Operations

July 1, 2009 12:36 pm | Pivot Point Incorporated | Product Releases | Comments

The SLIC Pin is a new quick locking pin that functions as a pin and a cotter all in one. SLIC is

Micronit Lab-on-Chip Products available now from Cole-Parmer

July 1, 2009 12:36 pm | Cole-Parmer | Product Releases | Comments

Microfluidic chips designed to save you time and money The new Micronit Lab-on-Chip products for creating microfluidic experiments are available in fluidic cross channel, microreactor, and micromixer chips. This advanced technology fulfills a multitude of research objectives.

Tritex II AC Powered Electro-Mechanical Actuators

July 1, 2009 12:36 pm | Exlar Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

The Tritex II Series of electric actuators offers 1500 Watt, AC powered operation and digital position control within a single, space-saving housing.

July/August 2009 Digital Edition

July 1, 2009 12:00 am | Digital Editions | Comments

Inside: Read about miniaturization in “Miniaturization in the Medical Interconnect Market,” from Hypertronics Corp. Shared are professionals’ opinions on controversial devices. Additionally, read about sterilization-proof RFID Tag, coatings, sensors, power sources, robotic radiosurgery, testing, and diagnostic imaging horizons. Check out the selection of products, as well as the offerings for engineers in Design notes

New Line of Optical Comparators

June 30, 2009 6:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

A new line of optical comparators from the 14" CC-14 horizontal benchtop to the 30" side-screen CC-30S optical comparator. These new optical comparators are designed for fatigue-free operation in harsh machine shop environments.

Dynafile Air-Powered Abrasive Belt Machine Replaces Hand Filing and Sanding

June 30, 2009 6:25 am | Dynabrade | Product Releases | Comments

The Dynafile abrasive belt machine grinds, deburrs, blends, and finishes normally inaccessible areas on metal, plastic, fiberglass and other composites.

3U VPX Load Board Meets VITA Power Specifications

June 30, 2009 6:25 am | Elma Electronic | Product Releases | Comments

A new 3U VPX Load Board meets the VITA 46/48 power specifications for VPX and aids in locating hot spots within the enclosure.

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