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Content posted in November 2009
Solving Unwanted Engine Noise, Vibration Saves Time, Money
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Renault solves critical problem using mathematical software Maple™
Orbitform Group Provides First-Class Machine 'Solutions Delivered'
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Engineers cite time, cost savings from MISUMI's configurable components and CAD Configurator
Fan Motors Protected from Electrical Bearing Damage
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Grounding device ensures flow of clean air
Electric Actuators Improve Productivity of Modular Bagging System
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System automatically compensates for variations in bag dimensions, eliminating manual setups
Cable Carrier Protects Wheelchair Lift Power Cables
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Heavy-duty cable carrier adds durability and function to vehicle wheelchair lift
Designing for IP66
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Implementing dust-tight, washdown motor protection requires attention to detail
Hydraulic Controls Make Helicopter Parts Pass the Test
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Electronic motion controller enables higher throughput, more thorough results monitoring
New Class of Linear Motors
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Synchronous design reduces costs for travel distances greater than 2m
Elevated Single-Axis Tracking Photovoltaic Systems
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Rotating solar photovoltaic modules track sun's position for optimum energy
Protecting Equipment Operators from Hydraulic Fluid Injuries
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Gates engineers develop a protective sleeve to contain catastrophic hydraulic hose failures
Low Pressure Wafer Handling
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Innovative design of wafer handling grippers requires only 3-5 percent vacuum levels
Automotive Parts Made Simple with Upgraded Lathes
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TRW adds HEIDENHAIN linear scales to meet needs of Ford job
Rexroth Integrated Motor/Drives Help Improve Veronica Cartoner
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Ultra Packaging uses Rexroth system to give cartoner new look, more performance
Tiny Encoder Ideal for Medical Application
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7.5-mm micro encoder provides motor control solution for biopsy device
Helping NASA Survey the Moon's Surfaces
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Using absolute encoders for feedback of lunar vehicle wheel assemblies
Plastic Bearings Picked over Bronze
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Farm equipment manufacturer increases potato planters' life span by 600 percent
Better Automation Critical to Winning Design
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CellTrack's® Analyzer II automated fluorescence microscope aids cancer research and treatment
Controller Retrofit Solutions
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A powerful motion control solution to meet the most challenging machine tool rebuild applications
Gefasoft Documents Production Process with TURCK RFID Solution
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BL ident collects and archives production data for automated loading/unloading system
Metal Belts Improve Performance and Reduce Costs
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High strength-to-weight ratio, durability and precise positioning control improve efficiency and result in faster part cycle times
First Place Finish for New Pick-and-Place DeltaBot
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AEMK Systems reboots robot design with ideal solution for cost-sensitive applications
Why Servos Are Multiplying on Packaging Machines
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Factors like market demands, ease of use, shrinking prices and functionality accelerate usage
Precision Technology Increases Farm Productivity
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DualVee® helps hands-free GPS-assisted steering technology to "Lock 'n Roll"
World's First Servo-Driven Lumber Stickering Stacker Saves Energy
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Rexroth's regenerative drive system helped to save energy
What Makes A Car Green?
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Electric cars are getting a lot of buzz, but there's much more to a green car than the power train. Here are some areas with great potential.
Could Car Batteries Back up Our Electrical Grid?
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By sending current back to the grid, electric cars could serve as a backup to wind and solar
An Update on Shielding
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Sensor Fusion — It's Hot!
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Complementary filtering to meet demanding performance requirements
A Nation of Marketers and Burger Flippers?
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A Strong Manufacturing Sector is Essential for the Health of the Overall U.S. Economy
Where's the Off Switch?
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The U.S. Dept. of Energy says 75 percent of energy is used by "off?" appliances




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