On August 31, 2006, an operation took place at the Royal Perth Hospital in Australia which could lead to a complete change in surgery for hip joint endoprosthesis.
This filling system, designed for both aseptic and non-aseptic filling of flexible containers of any size, is comprised of an automated filling machine and cap interface. This novel cap design, in a single port, offers both filling and dispensing actions.
The Viper s1700 is a powerful robot with a reach of 1717 mm and capable of lifting and positioning loads of up to 20 kg. The speed and precision of this line of robots make them ideal for operations requiring precise automation. The s1700 can be either floor or ceiling-mounted.
After extensive testing, higher dynamic capacity ratings have been offered for Reali-Slim thin-section bearings based on an improved calculation methodology developed specifically for thin-section bearings.
Called the Contego Series, this modular rechargeable lithium-ion implantable battery product line promises to spare developers in neurostimulation and other implantable markets the time-consuming process of developing a custom battery for each new device.
The Axiom X-1000 series dispensing system is equipped with a stainless steel enclosure for manufacturing in Class 100 cleanrooms. The system is specifically designed for applications that are extremely sensitive to contamination by sub-micron sized particles.
The TinyModem is an extremely small modem module with an RJ-11 connector. Measuring just 0.66 x 1.25 x 0.75 in., the full-featured modem with data, fax, and voice capability is easy to integrate into small-footprint designs.
The 26DAM Series digital linear actuators provide industry-leading linear force up to 120 oz. (33 N), linear step resolution of 0.001, 0.002, and .004 in. and 3.4 Watts of power for fast response times and precise positioning capability.
As medical devices have become more advanced through the implementation of sophisticated technologies within the finished product, the amount of expertise required to efficiently design and engineer the device has grown.
With patients demanding medical devices that are convenient, yet discreet, electronics manufacturers are tasked with making internal components as small and compact as possible.
Medical news excites both the media and the public alike as new medicines, methods, and procedures bring relief to millions who suffer from various ailments.
It is in the best interest of healthcare providers to receive technology that has been thoroughly tested to ensure successful implementation into an existing environment. Additionally, the medical professional wants to be certain the new system will enable greater care to patients.
Sensors have become an integral part of medical devices across most industry sectors. Providing vital information to the healthcare provider or patient, they can significantly enhance the quality of a treatment solution.
The Project: Find a linear motion solution that will carry the spray jet in a water massage machine over 7 ft. within a challenging environment. The Solution: A custom nut/lead screw assembly that does not absorb water was developed specifically to meet the needs of this application.