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Robot Provides Increased Speed and Higher Payload

April 4, 2008 11:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

With increased speed, higher payload, and a smaller footprint, the FlexPicker IRB360 is the result of 10 years of experience combined with proven packaging technology. Several important objectives have been met in this design and features include 50% higher payload&#151up to 3 kg.

Sensitive to the Touch

April 4, 2008 10:26 am | Articles | Comments

The Project: Create a realistic, virtual reality simulation with which doctors and students can practice a knee arthroscopy procedure. The Solution: Use two off-the-shelf haptic devices instead of a computer mouse, and a haptics software development kit to touch-enable the procedure.


Bayer Injects Material, Expertise Into Avant’s Device

April 4, 2008 10:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

Avant Medical is currently developing the latest generation of its Pulse Injection technology for needle-free injection of medications. The patented products are intended for those who need to frequently self-administer medications or for use in a clinical setting by healthcare professionals.


Decision Assistance Online Utility

April 4, 2008 10:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

Robust Decisions Inc presents the online release of its free software-as-a-service application called Accord Instant Decision.

Testing and Assessment Services

April 4, 2008 10:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

TÜVRheinland has released a Testing & Assessment Services catalog for manufacturers planning to launch their products across the globe. The catalog details the company’s testing services (e.g., EMC and Wi-Fi), product types (e.g., fuel cells and telecom), product approval schemes (e.g.

SME Publications Catalog

April 4, 2008 10:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) presents its downloadable 2008 SME Publications Catalog.

Vibration Sensors

April 4, 2008 10:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

Wilcoxon Research’s new vibration sensor catalog has a handy sensor selection guide to help choose the right accelerometer or 4-20 mA sensor for the application. Also included are technical notes and brochures. Information: .

Sensor Technology

April 4, 2008 10:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

Endevco, a leader in sensing solutions for demanding shock, vibration, and pressure applications, offers its 2008 Product Catalog and Measurement Resource. The volume is a comprehensive guide to advanced sensor technology and selection as well as the Endevco product line and support services.


Shock Absorbers and Speed Controls Website

April 4, 2008 10:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

A completely redesigned corporate website has been launched by Deschner Corp. According to Frank

Miniature Motors Deliver Big Performance for Medical Analyzers

April 4, 2008 8:41 am | Articles | Comments

Selecting the right motor to control the movements of a medical analyzer can be difficult given the range of options available to designers.


8 Keys to Success for an Outsourced Design

April 4, 2008 7:18 am | Helix Medical, Norman Noble, Inc., Teleflex Medical OEM, Memry Corp., Peridot Corp. Precision Manufacturing | Articles | Comments

From critical design errors to poor communication, outsourcing solution providers have experienced the gamut of problems from working with medical device clients who don't always know the best route to take to ensure a product's success.


Lithium Coin Cell Battery Available in Four Configurations

March 11, 2008 10:05 am | Panasonic Industrial Company | Product Releases | Comments

The BR2477A coin cell, Poly-carbonmonofluoride, high-temperature (BR) lithium battery utilizes unique polymer materials and construction techniques to provide high temperature tolerance and exceptional reliability, making it ideal for applications requiring high capacity in harsh environments.

Advanced Display Solutions in Widescreen Formats

March 11, 2008 10:05 am | Planar Systems Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

In addition to the 17 inches and 20 inches versions of the StereoMirror stereoscopic/3D displays currently available, the SD2420W and SD2620W with larger widescreen StereoMirror formats are offered.

Mouse-Controlled Ring Light for Microscopes, Cameras

March 11, 2008 10:05 am | Tharo Systems, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

An ordinary computer mouse plugs directly into the OrbiLight ring light giving complete control over light direction, width, and intensity. The mouse makes operation easy and intuitive. Wired or even wireless mice can be used.

Thermal Transfer Bar Code Label Printers

March 11, 2008 10:05 am | Tharo Systems, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The PA2000t label printer/applicator is a cost-effective accessory for the H-400/H-600 Series of thermal/thermal transfer bar code label printers.


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