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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
ULTEM, a high-performance engineering thermoplastic material is now available for rapid prototyping.
The SLIC Pin is a new quick locking pin that functions as a pin and a cotter all in one. SLIC is
The Tritex II Series of electric actuators offers 1500 Watt, AC powered operation and digital position control within a single, space-saving housing.
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.
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
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.
The Dynafile abrasive belt machine grinds, deburrs, blends, and finishes normally inaccessible areas on metal, plastic, fiberglass and other composites.