The Elliptecmotor is a low-cost piezo motor that weights 1.2 g. With a few microns step size, motion speeds from several microns per minute up to several hundred millimeters per second are achievable. The direct driving forces of 0.3 – 0.5 N can be increased up to 5 N with simple levers or gears.
Novachem, a leading provider of safe and effective purging solutions for plastics processors, offers a free industry white paper that tackles head-on various purging issues and dilemmas facing today’s plastics processing managers.
Systems integrators and value-added resellers of product ID labeling equipment can now find essential software programs and useful product information at this Avery Dennison Printer Systems web site.
Ergotron, a leading digital display mount manufacturer, used long fiber and wear compounds from RTP Company to improve the efficiency of its new LX Large Display Cart.
MFD Pneumatics offers this 20-page pneumatic products catalog, focusing on product lines specific to the OEM’s low cost, quality component requirements.
The medical device market in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) is growing fastthe region as a whole is expected to grow annually by 6%, reaching $5.8 billion in 2010. The rapid growth is fueled by EU accession.
Baumer Electric offers a one-page, easy-to-use Sensor Selector Guide designed to allow end users to quickly choose the appropriate sensor technology for their specific applications. The guide focuses on inductive, capacitive, photoelectric, laser, ultrasonic, encoder, and My-Com sensor technologies.
Gauthier Biomedical, a leading provider of orthopedic and spinal instrumentation, has introduced a new brochure featuring the company’s capabilities, manufacturing and prototyping services, and ISO certification.
The Contura G2 coordinate measuring machine provides a particularly affordable means of entering the world of scanning technology for production and progress inspection of single processing stages.
TML-HP (high power) telecentric measuring lenses correct perspective errors that yield variations in magnification through the depth of field. Therefore, these lenses are ideal for both on-line and off-line production environments that require accurate measurements.
The Fiber-Lite DC950 machine vision fiber optic illuminator for machine vision integrators is a 150-watt quartz halogen regulated illuminator.
Speed is the name of the game in getting a product to market before the competition. One technique medical device manufacturers are employing to help achieve faster design cycles for their products is rapid prototyping.
Hydrophobic polymeric membranes are widely used in medical devices to sterilize gases which pass through them or to provide sterile barriers between the atmosphere and device interiors.
Medical device manufacturers’ interest in outsourcing is growing and with it come many misconceptions and questions.
The SilverDust IG8 communication options include RS232, RS485, CAN, and Ethernet. This multi-channel architecture allows for a network of field devices using CAN to work simultaneously with a supervisory network using RS232, RS485, or Ethernet.