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Connector (2089)

June 30, 2005 7:10 am | Alden Products Co. | Product Releases | Comments

The PL-1200 Series connector features Pulse-Lok coupling, a unique push and click auto-latching mechanism that greatly simplifies mating, providing tactile and visual confirmation that the connector pair is securely engaged.

Electrostatic Dissipation

June 30, 2005 7:00 am | Evonik Cyro, LLC | Product Releases | Comments

Static charges can make inhalation therapy treatment less effective. Researchers have employed an alloy process to create materials with inherent electrostatic dissipative properties that dispel static charges.


Plastic Material Innovations Help Shape Healthcare Industry

June 30, 2005 6:40 am | Rtp Company | Product Releases | Comments

An example of the successful application of wear-resistant compounds is this glucose meter. It contains internally lubricated, color-matched polycarbonate to reduce wear and motion-induced noise.


New Catheter Tipping Process Aids Tubing’s Accuracy and Throughput

June 30, 2005 6:40 am | Beahm Designs, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Tube tipping is accomplished by heat-treating the tube end to the point that it softens. This softened plastic is conformed into detailed dimensions. The Project: To resolve inconsistency and waste issues associated with manual tipping method.


Software Upgrade

June 6, 2005 6:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

IOtech offers a major feature enhancement to its eZ-Analyst vibration analysis software package. eZ-Analyst now includes a powerful 3-D Color Waterfall Display to augment the already powerful spectrum display capabilities.


Online Fastener Tool

June 6, 2005 6:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

A newly available online tool from PennEngineering Fastening Technologies offers the capability to ascertain whether a selected fastener type and plating complies with the European Union’s RoHS restrictions on lead and other hazardous materials.

Motor Catalog

June 6, 2005 6:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Maxon 2005/2006 catalog is now available. In addition to complete product specifications and drawings, there is a wealth of information explaining the company’s technology, a selection guide, and useful motor equations.

Automation Components/Systems

June 6, 2005 6:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

An 8-page color brochure from Bosch Rexroth gives an overview of the company’s automation components and systems based on a flexible and modular layered architecture. Included are motors, drives, controls, HMIs, I/O, and software that provide drive-, PLC-, PC-, or CNC-based automation solutions.


RFID Industry Handbook

June 6, 2005 6:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

A new industry study, called RFID & Emerging Technologies Guide to Healthcare, predicts that RFID and its related technologies in the hospital marketplace will skyrocket to $8.

Switch Guide

June 6, 2005 6:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

NKK Switches offers its latest Switch Guide complete with new RoHS compliant switches from through-hole to surface mount.

Waterjet System

May 31, 2005 7:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Dynamic Contour Follower (DCF) provides enhanced protection for a variety of cutting needs. It is a key component of an abrasive waterjet system in helping customers achieve excellent cut quality and part accuracy by maintaining perfect standoff height.

Spring/Coil Assembly

May 31, 2005 7:36 am | Kinefac Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

To facilitate automatic assembly of very small coils or springs from wire as small as 0.0015 in.


May 31, 2005 7:36 am | Mate Precision Tooling | Product Releases | Comments

Designed to extend the punching capabilities of today’s CNC punch presses, the Mate EasyTap Thread Tapping System produces precisely located threaded holes at high speed, automatically and with repeatable quality.

Manual Press

May 31, 2005 6:37 am | Schmidt Technology Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Designed for intricate press-fit assemblies, for use as a stand-alone assembly station, or for integration into lead manufacturing cells, the ManualPress 307/3000 System offers press forces ranging from 25 to 900 lbs, 100 percent process verification, complete force and distance monitoring, and SPC.

Antimicrobial Film

May 31, 2005 6:36 am | Autotype Americas, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The Autotex AM film with Microban antimicrobial product protection is designed for surface applications where inhibiting the growth of microorganisms is essential or desirable.


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