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Content posted in April 2009
Major Plastics Show Will Feature Bioplastics
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4/28/2009  Post a comment
Plastics made from plants are starting to show some life
3Dconnexion Powers up SpacePilot PRO
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4/24/2009  Post a comment
High-end 3-D mouse minimizes interruptions in the design workflow and improves comfort
Students Apply Math-Based Tools in EcoCAR
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University teams try out "virtual vehicles" before building alternate-fuel SUVs
Chinese Bearing Makers Learn Marketing 101
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4/22/2009  1 comment
They're emphasizing almost anything but low price
Festo's Robotic Penguins Fly and Swim
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4/21/2009  Post a comment
Watch the video: Penguins' flexible moves inspire new pick-and-place technology
Sensors Detect Damage to Military Vehicles
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4/16/2009  Post a comment
Technology saves time and money by eliminating scheduled maintenance
Electroactive Polymers Target Medical Device Applications
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Polymers swell and contract as electrical current is applied
Kaydon's New XT Series
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4/15/2009  Post a comment
Turntable bearings, custom designs
Lin Engineering's 4518 NEMA 17 Stepper Motors
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4/15/2009  Post a comment
Delivers super torque, smooth motion
Ringfeder's ECOLOC Series
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For heavy-duty applications
Freescale, Microchip, TI Roll out Microcontrollers
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Faster hardware, more memory leads list of MCU improvements
Bishop-Wisecarver's DualVee's Washdown Wheels
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Protection against the ingress of liquid
Beckhoff New Automation Technlogy
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Beckhoff's EK1132 EtherCAT Now receive power over standard Cat 5 cables
IMS's MDrive Linear Actuators
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Combine motor, electronics and mechanics
Aerotech's LaserTurn 1
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Integrated linear rotary motion subsystem
Aerotech's AGR Series Motorized rotary stages
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With improvements in speed, load capacity
LCR Electronics' EC101 Series
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4/15/2009  Post a comment
Offers variable speed motor control
Techno's New Linear Motion Products Catalog
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4/15/2009  Post a comment
Features more than 1,100 components
Haydon's G4 Canstack Linear Actuator
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4/15/2009  Post a comment
Reliable, high performance, durability
R+W's Servo Torque Limiter
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4/15/2009  Post a comment
Highly accurate, compact simple design
Animatics Corp.'s new Integrated Servos
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SM2316D-PLS2 and SM2316DT-PLS2 have added power, functionality
Animatics Corp.'s OEM Series of SmartMotors
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Newest addition features maximum speed of 5,000 rpm
Recycled PlayStations Have Front-Row Seat in Reee Chair Design
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4/14/2009  Post a comment
SolidWorks 3-D CAD and a single-source plastics supplier helped Pli Design produce chair on a mass production basis
Haydon's Kerk RGS Linear Slide
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4/14/2009  Post a comment
Provides strong, stable platform for linear motion applications
R+W's New Handbook
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4/14/2009  Post a comment
Includes information for all levels of design engineers
Bosch Rexroth's IndraDrive Cs Compact Servo Drive
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Supports SERCOS III, ProfiNet, EtherNet/IP, EtherCat communications
Programmable Logic Controllers, Automation Controllers
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4/13/2009  Post a comment
Even in a tight economy, PLCs and PACs are hot commodities, a true testament to their control adaptability, flexibility and multi-feature capabilities, as this product research shows
PAC System Integrates Controls
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PAC system integrates with RSLogix control for wood handling
Precision Stonecutting
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Integrated controls, CNC boost productivity in cutting saw/waterjet system
The Epicenter of Automation Control
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4/13/2009  Post a comment
The evolution of multidisciplinary controls puts focus on single hardware/software solutions
Flexibility in Focus
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Integrated control, networking, scalability needs shape controller solutions
GM, Segway Join to Reinvent Urban Transportation with Project P.U.M.A.
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4/9/2009  Post a comment
Project P.U.M.A. concept vehicle aimed at reducing traffic congestion, transportation costs
Digital Imaging Leads to Happier Feet
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4/6/2009  Post a comment
Arizona-based company makes buying custom-fit insoles easier
A Boost for Medical Device Developers
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4/6/2009  Post a comment
Program provides $25,000 in software and services for medical innovation
ASUS Turns to FEA to Accelerate the Innovation Curve
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Using Abaqus, the hardware maker can perform virtual simulations, reducing reliance on costly and time-consuming physical testing
High-Speed Glass Stacking
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4/3/2009  Post a comment
Integrated controls and automation enables reliable, high-speed float glass stacking
Maximizing Power
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4/3/2009  Post a comment
New designs optimize thermal properties, input voltage, output current, size and cost
Analog Devices' New Converter Boosts Slice Count in CT Scanners
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Enable machines to image the heart in a single shot
The Mechatronics Challenge of Big Things That Move
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4/1/2009  Post a comment
Dynamic Structures of Canada has a vast list of projects from large-scale telescopes to amusement park rides.
Closed Loop Hydraulics
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High-speed die-casting press uses PID algorithm for fast positioning
Space-Saving Diverter
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Rodless cylinder provides compact, integrated solution for conveyor systems
Harnessing Wind Power
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4/1/2009  Post a comment
Power transmission plays critical role in the efficiency and reliability of wind turbines
Stabilizing Controls
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System uses combination of servo and hydraulic motors to position camera mast




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