Marie Robert, director of new business development at Pridco, offers key data points on the robust state of medical device manufacturing in Puerto Rico.
Changes in ethylene oxide sterilization are providing manufacturers with improved speed to market. This report examines several developments that are influencing processing times.
The Project: To design, optimize, and produce better fitting hearing aids in less time. The Solution: Use CAD/CAM and 3D computer imaging to create custom devices in audiologist offices. These images show various angles of two hearing aid shells. One shell is on top of the other.
iNspect is a part of the company's line of easy-to-use, pre-packaged vision appliances for industrial end users.
Representing 1,800 companies, the National Tooling and Machining Association has formed a strategic partnership with SourceHorizon Inc., which matches buyers and suppliers of custom made-to-order parts.
This liquid handling catalog is complete with all the state-of-the-art pipettors from this manufacturer of electronic pipettors, including the eLine and mLine models.
Saelig Co. Inc., Pittsford, NY, is offering a 30-day full-version trial of its SFG software. After the free trial, the audio function generator software is available for $25. SFG is a Windows program that implements a flexible function generator using the sound output of any PC.
This Practical Guide to Injection Molding is based on course material used by the Arburg in training operators of injection molding machines. It comes from many years of experience in the field and has been edited by an expert injection molder at Warwick University.
• Carpenter Technology Corp., Wyomissing, PA, has enhanced its online technical information database for design engineers and material specifiers. Readers can access the database any time at no charge.
A new handbook from GLS Corp., McHenry, IL, explains how to optimize adhesion in hard-soft overmolding. It details the benefits of soft-touch overmolding materials and provides tips on obtaining the best adhesion between hard substrates and soft TPEs.
A new catalog from Pepperl+Fuchs, Twinsburg, OH, contains more than 800 pages of data on various sensors. Selection guidelines and wiring diagrams are included. Readers can request a free copy or download PDF information at www.am.pepperl-fuchs.com/literature/litform.asp.
Galil Motion Control, Rocklin, CA, is providing readers with a free toolkit of motion control solutions called MotionCode. Its step-by-step procedures guide engineers in the development of motion applications. It can be accessed by registered visitors at www.galilmc.com/motioncode.html.
This 26-page Victrex PEEK Material Properties Guide offers a comprehensive review of this high performance polymer with a unique combination of properties including high temperature, chemical resistance, wear resistance, low fire, smoke, toxicity, and more.
Watlow, St. Louis, MO, is making a configurator edition of its popular human-machine interface software available at www.watlow.com for free download and unlimited use. The PC-based software, called Watview, allows users to setup and monitor various controllers.