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Adding Value and Functionality to the Precision Machining Process

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | by Patrick Laughter | Articles | Comments

In their efforts to optimize processes in order to more efficiently move product out to the market, medical device manufacturers need to be consistently reviewing their SOP to see if enhancements can be made. Automation is one option that some OEMs have examined.

Valve & Actuation Catalog

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

Asahi/America Inc., a leading manufacturer in the valve and actuator industry, offers a 180-page thermoplastic valve and actuation catalog.

Polymers Brochure

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

Victrex T-Series polymers offer a solution for applications requiring high temperature resistance; compressive, tensile, and flexural strength; and low fatigue properties.


Fine Ceramics Website

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

Kyocera Corp. has launched its Fine Ceramics World website, a comprehensive introduction to the field of fine ceramics and the various roles these materials play in supporting the development of cutting-edge technology.

Disposable System Designed To Enhance Patient Compliance/Drug Administration Safety

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

West, a leading manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, offers the ConfiDose disposable auto-injector system.

Adhesives Website

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

DYMAX has launched a redesigned site that focuses on education with more easy-to-find information, including downloadable literature, selector guides, and product bulletins.

Motion Solutions Website

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

Oriental Motor USA Corp. has relaunched its website. The website features multiple ways to find the motion system to meet a user's needs. The Motion Selection Guide will walk visitors through the selection process with simple questions about their application to ensure they select the right product.

Converting and Packaging Machinery Website

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

Doyen Medipharm, a specialist supplier of medical and pharmaceutical converting and packaging machinery, has relaunched its website. User friendliness is the key to the site. The navigation is easy to follow, and animation illustrates the principles of Doyen's technology.


Pressure Transducers Offer Custom Designed Features

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

The MM Series pressure transducers offer custom designed features with fast delivery. Its modular design allows users to construct a pressure sensor meeting their application requirements with fast delivery—from stock to two weeks.

Digital Pressure Sensors Offer Accuracy Better Than 0.5%

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

The HDI series performs precision digital signal conditioning to achieve ultra high total accuracies. An internal ASIC compensates sensor offset, temperature effects, and non-linearity to allow for an excellent Total Error Band better than ±0.5% FSS.

Load Cell Available With USB Output Option

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Futek Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The LSB350 is offered with a USB digital interface, offering a USB type solution for strain gage based load cells. The sensor is also "Plug & Play" with basic software, making the system integration even simpler.

Accelerometer Offers Capabilities Ideal for Implantable Medical Devices

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Meggitt Sensing Systems | Product Releases | Comments

The model 40366 accelerometer is a variable capacitance, silicon MEMS device designed to meet the demanding requirements for use in implantable devices, such as rate responsive heart pacemakers and defibrillators.

Linear Motion Position Sensor Features Extremely Low Profile

January 14, 2009 9:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

The highly miniaturized 9600 linear motion position sensor series features a short 0.15? mounting terminal and provides an extremely low profile. The overall height of the sensor is 0.5?, which allows installation in applications with abnormally tight packaging constraints.

Light-Cured Adhesives Accommodate Any Assembly Schedule

January 13, 2009 6:12 am | Devcon | Product Releases | Comments

Versatile Tru-Bond 18400 Series light-cured pressure-sensitive adhesives provide excellent hold on metals, glass, ceramics, and plastics, including difficult-to-bond materials such as polyethylene and polypropylene panels.

Enclosures Line Expanded

January 13, 2009 6:12 am | Okw Enclosures, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The DIATEC range of wall mounting enclosures has been expanded with two new models molded in lava (dark grey) ABS. The models are particularly suitable for wall or machine mounted applications.


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