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Content tagged with Automation & Control posted in March 1995
Constant-Torque Hinge Adds Life To Computer Display
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3/27/1995  Post a comment
Enclosed design eliminates two primary failure modes
Quiet Motor-Pumps Improve Test-Lab Data
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Oil-cooled hydraulic power unit improves test simulation data
Rugged, Reliable Detector Monitors Motion
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System sounds an alarm or cuts power when rotary or linear motion stops
Piezo Actuator Resolves To 10-6 Meter
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Ultra-precise screw positioner simplifies alignment of optical elements
Single-drive motion control
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3/6/1995  Post a comment
To supply in three axes, the design by Larry Costa uses only one motor
Blow molding updates mechanic's creeper
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High-density-polyethylene blow molding includes features not available in previous units
Five-axis gantry does it all
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G. Dan Siler explains that the system digitizes, machines parts, and eliminates the need for hand work
Sliding plates position spent fuel rods
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Packing system designed by Jeff Attix stores two spent nuclear fuel assemblies in the space of one
Buttressed-diaphragm sensor monitors pressure extremes
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Versatile sensor/switch designed by Charles Liucci stays accurate despite temperature and pressure excursions
Locking action makes prosthesis lighter, more reliable
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Prosthetic knee improves quality of life for amputees
Nutating-sleeve valve simplifies aseptic operations
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Designed by Hans Baumann, this low-pressure-loss valve permits easier sterilization in larger sizes than conventional units
Valve's design reduces hysteresis
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Minimizes friction during movement of solenoid plunger
Computerized compressor speeds pressure-transducer calibration
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Unit from Dave Peterson and Bob Holmes automates data collection, analysis, and storage




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