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Isolation Valves Have Inert Body and Diaphragm Materials

December 2, 2009 4:28 am | Gems Sensors Inc. & Controls | Product Releases | Comments

Constructed from chemically inert materials such as PTFE, ETFE, EPDM, FKM, FFKM, PEEK, PPS, and PSU, the K Series of isolation solenoid valves is an excellent choice for any application requiring various levels of chemical resistance and/or sample purity.

DC-DC Converters Provide Wide Operating Temperature Range

December 2, 2009 4:28 am | Martek Power | Product Releases | Comments

The 200UFR series compact 2 W onboard DC-DC converters are RoHS compliant and are designed to address low noise and tight space requirements. They are fully isolated low noise/low ripple DC-DC converters in a low-profile SIP package that measures 0.86" × 0.36" × 0.49".

Pressure Controller/Calibrator Offers High Speed Performance

December 2, 2009 4:28 am | Mensor Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

The CPC3000 high speed pressure controller/calibrator utilizes a proprietary, high performance regulator to achieve stable control in less than three seconds. High speed control, an accuracy of 0.


Mass Flow, Pressure/Vacuum Decay System Provides Easy Pass/Fail Indication

December 2, 2009 4:28 am | Vic Leak Detection | Product Releases | Comments

The VIC-Torr is a high resolution test instrument that can be configured as a mass flow, pressure decay, or vacuum decay leak tester and is available in single or multi-channel models. The product can be used for leak and occlusion testing of catheters, IV tube sets, and IV and blood bags.

Five Developments in Laser Cutting Technology

December 2, 2009 4:28 am | by Paul Dirienzo | Articles | Comments

Laser die cutting advancements have been made rapidly over the last several years. Design engineers who are not maintaining close watch of this industry may not be aware of some of the more recent benefits that are being realized.

Scientific Injection Molding: A Tool for Lean Manufacturing

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | by Frank Staples and Alpesh Patel | Helix Medical | Articles | Comments

Injection molding is a critical component fabrication technique in medical device manufacturing. Therefore, any method that can be employed to reduce costs associated with it is of much interest to device makers.


Adding Conveyors to the Lean Manufacturing Mix

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | by Kevin Gingerich | Articles | Comments

Moving to a lean system can be of great benefit to most medical device manufacturers. Unfortunately, not all of them are familiar with the tools and strategies that need to be put in place to maximize the return on this investment.

COMs and Smart Batteries: Helping Deliver Advanced Imaging Devices

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | by Christine A. Van De Graaf | Articles | Comments

In an effort to enable life saving diagnostic imaging equipment to be taken anywhere it could be necessary, device manufacturers are seeking technologies to help them design devices that will facilitate fully functional, smaller, portable devices.


The Role of DCE-MRI in Clinical Trials

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | by Mehdi Adineh, Ph.D. | Articles | Comments

Medical imaging holds the potential to significantly increase the quality of care able to be provided to injured or ill patients. It is now proving to be a valuable tool in the fight against cancer as well.


Catalog Details Motion Control Product Offering

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Exlar's 2010 Product Catalog and Engineering Guide details the company's selection of solutions for linear and rotary motion control applications.

Power Management Resource Center

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

TTI Inc., a distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical, and discrete components, has launched a Power Management Resource Center–a powerful in-depth resource site dedicated to the needs and interests of the engineering community.

Free Web-Based Electronic Design Training Program

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Tyco Electronics provides a free web-based training program aimed at designers of electronic and electrical equipment. From electrical basics to detailed descriptions of circuit protection strategies, Circuit Protection University provides a suite of practical, self-paced tutorials.

Medical Packaging Website for Device Manufacturers

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Website visitors can view an extensive gallery of medical packaging, as well as post inquiries or RFP's at Prent Corp.'s new website. In addition, the site presents a broad range of information about the worldwide custom thermoforming capabilities of the company.

Precision Fluid Management Components Catalog

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Value Plastics offers its full-line catalog of precision fluid management components. The catalog contains detailed information on thousands of products and features all new products recently introduced.

2010 Washers Catalog

December 2, 2009 4:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Boker's Inc. offers the 2010 Washer Catalog featuring an increased selection of 24,000 non-standard flat washer and spacer sizes available with no tooling charges. The complimentary catalog provides easy reference of available washers and spacers that include outside diameters from 0.08" to 5.


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