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Marking Laser

February 15, 2008 9:34 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Prisma 1064-20-V is a q-switched, Nd:YVO 4 laser that delivers 20 W at 1064 nm. With 25% higher output power than previously available, this laser enables faster throughput or reduced processing times, while still lowering the cost per watt.

Electropolishing System

February 15, 2008 9:34 am | Product Releases | Comments

This electropolishing system allows manufacturers of high-value metallic parts such as surgical drills, stents, and screens to sharpen, deburr, passivate, and electropolish them in-house.

Simplifying Design Transfer

February 15, 2008 9:26 am | Articles | Comments

Establishing clear and efficient communication as part of the design transfer process can be a key component to decreasing the time it takes to bring a product to market.


Ensuring Success With Medical Reverse Logistics

February 15, 2008 6:56 am | Articles | Comments

Worldwide demand for quality medical equipment ensures that many device manufacturers will have to engage in a reverse logistics scenario in order to extract the greatest potential from their products.


Do You Have This Implant in My Size?

February 15, 2008 6:25 am | Articles | Comments

A breakthrough technology uses CAD functionality to convert CT and MRI scans into individualized, minimally invasive articular replacement systems. The end result, customizable orthopedic implants, could become much more commonplace for patients who require this type of treatment.


Down to the Wire

February 15, 2008 5:47 am | Articles | Comments

Over the years of working with many different companies, wire processing machine vendors have seen many ways to increase machine utilization and productivity for automatic termination machines. This article will discuss a few of the basic concepts.

Plastic Connectors

February 14, 2008 6:43 am | ODU-USA, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The modified Medi-Snap plastic connector with a metal housing can be configured with two to 26 contact points. They have been tested to withstand over 2,000 mating cycles. These connectors are 100% touch proof and utilize a unique push-pull locking mechanism to ensure a secure connection.

Two-in-One Connector

February 14, 2008 6:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

The ST5 is a combination connector with a two-in-one design for interconnecting with a microSD card standardized by SDA and a GSM11.11 standard compatible plug in SIM card. In addition to its two-in-one combination design, the ST5 connector features a very low profile, with a height of only 2.


Iris Spring for EMI Shielding

February 14, 2008 6:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

L Iris spring shielding technology is offered in many of the company’s industrial network and sensor connectors. This new addition is an effective and simple way to protect equipment from EMI (electromagnetic interference).

Light-Curing Adhesive

February 14, 2008 6:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

See-Cure technology addresses the two most-often asked questions about light-curing products: How do I know I've dispensed enough adhesive? and How do I know when it is cured? Adhesives that are formulated with the See-Cure technology are bright blue in color in the uncured condition.

Imaging Chip

February 14, 2008 6:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

The AD9271 integrates a complete eight-channel (octal) ultrasound receiver on a single chip. This

Microcontroller/Analog Semiconductor Website

February 14, 2008 5:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, offers personalization of its website, which enables users to tailor the delivery of content to their needs. Users opt in via an application form at the site to set up their profile and preferences.

Quick Turnaround, Quick Success

February 14, 2008 5:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Sentinelle Vanguard Breast MR Auxiliary Table with eight channel coil array transforms a GE MRI into a dedicated system for Breast MR imaging and intervention. The Variable Coil Geometry of the eight channel array allows the position of the coils to be customized for every patient.


Film Spot-On Solution for Laser

February 14, 2008 5:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

Dornier MedTech, a pioneer and market leader in the urology market, selected Victrex APTIV film, made with Victrex Peek polymer, for the marking labels on reusable light conductors in its high-quality solid-state lasers.


Free EMC Layout and Design Software

February 14, 2008 5:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

As part of the curriculum in Donald Sweeney and Roger Swanberg’s EMC by Your Design Seminar/Workshop, students will use and then take home free-of-charge a copy of the proprietary EMC Layout and Design software program created by the instructors.


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