A series of anti-backlash nuts are designed for applications that require precise positioning as they eliminate the minimal backlash between the lead screw and nut interface on external linear actuators.
BTF absolute wire draw encoders provide resolution up to 0.025 mm and are designed for measuring lengths up to 50 m. The combination of the wire draw mechanism and absolute encoder enables made-to-measure solutions for almost any application profile.
These high-performance imaging lenses are compatible with leading-edge 12k pixel cameras and produce up to 100 lp/mm image space resolution. Able to accommodate five micron pixel sizes and sensors up to 90 mm, these low distortion lenses are intended for high-resolution line scan applications.
Madison Cable brand lead-free and heavy-metal-free cables are designed with several national and international environmental initiatives in mind. They provide highly efficient interconnections for many applications while complying with most new and proposed environmental regulations.
The H2000 Plus is a compact and robust instrument that pinpoints extremely small leaks using hydrogen as a trace gas. The auto ranging feature of the unit automatically adjusts the sensitivity to the situation, allowing operators to scan large areas and pinpoint leaks without ever touching a button.
The DTX digital DC converter will enable designers to prepare and evaluate products for use with the new digital architecture and open-source PMBus communication protocol as well as the industry-standard I2C bus.
Weighing in at just under 62 lbs and able to measure parts 14 in. in diameter and 18.5 in. high, the MMQ 100 is versatile and easy to set up and operate on the shop floor. Mechanical bearings eliminate the need for compressed air.
The upgraded IM481H Plus microstepping driver includes the patented motion control chip that adds active anti-resonance, ultra smooth low speed motion, and precise current control to perform demanding motion control applications. It drives stepping motors up to NEMA size 23. The driver measures 1.
Convoi is a small sturdy cart with excellent mobility on 5 in. directional locking casters. With various widths and heights and adjustable shelf height within the unit, it provides flexibility in creating a cart for smaller spaces. This customizable cart offers a variety of shelf types.
A family of 16-bit PIC microcontrollers has been offered to address the growing performance needs of embedded designers. The PIC24 family debuts with 22 general-purpose devices and offers up to 40 MIPS performance, 16 Kbytes of RAM, 256 Kbytes of Flash program memory, and up to 100-pin packages.
Robots are starting to move into the OR. This article presents an overview of how the pioneers in this evolving field are bringing innovative techniques to surgeons. On the cover: The majority of surgical robots are better described as teleoperators.
Performance, manufacturability, safety, and overall cost are crucial when selecting coating technologies, while ease of application, use of hazardous solvents, cycle time, and scrap rates are key when evaluating a coating’s manufacturing process.
Many medical device packaging manufacturers struggle to understand what they need to do to test and certify their packages.
Productivity and profitability are two important goals when working with extrusions. This exclusive report offers advice for producing extrusions that meet dimensional specifications and maintain specified minimum tolerances so that end products can be economically produced.