HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
REGISTER   |   LOGIN   |   HELP
Features
Content posted in March 2000
IN BRIEF: Fluid Power
Features 
3/20/2000  Post a comment
Hot products
Features 
3/20/2000  Post a comment
Valve system combines diagnostics, distribution
Features 
3/20/2000  Post a comment
Valve island technology marks a step forware in pneumatic control systems
7 hot, new industrial sensors
Features 
3/20/2000  Post a comment
Integrated controllers, laser triangulation, and magnetic induction--described in the following examples--are among those technologies to further sensing capability on the factory floor
Product News
Features 
3/20/2000  Post a comment
Options for helping CAD systems communicate
Features 
3/20/2000  Post a comment
Translating CAD files from one application to another is hard, and here
Engineers rank top global suppliers
Features 
3/20/2000  Post a comment
The companies that stand out in the eyes of American, European, and Asian engineers
Materials enable design breakthroughs
Features 
3/20/2000  Post a comment
Here are some examples of how engineers in different industries are using advances in plastics, metals and ceramics to solve old design problems
CAD
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
March 13-16, 2000, McCormick Place, Chicago
Father of an industry
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Jeff Hawkins and his Palm Pilot make history
Implantable valve advances blood access
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Dialysis needle actuates pinch valve, tapered seat seals; locks with push and twist
Hot new plastic is LNP's cup of tea
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Persistence pays off as LNP engineers design a new plastic product that conducts heat
Tiny hard drive breaks electronic design rules
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
With attention to detail and careful integration, IBM engineers packed 340 Mbytes into a hard drive that
Hot products
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Servopneumatic valve offers high frequency response, low cost
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Using a brush-type motor, HR Textron engineers providethe force needed to operate the valve
Bearing also seals under pressure
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Alternating layers of brass and rubber are key
Product News
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Differential movement streamlines motion stage
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Multiple independent carriages on a single axis achieve multi axis moves with fewer parts, less mass
Small modem, wide applications
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
All-silicon "better mousetrap" modem cuts costs, bringing global telecom links to far-flung devices
Champions of change
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Changing the technical culture results in revolutionizing product development
Materials give kids helping hands
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Real-world experience, listening to users, and materials add up to limb functionality
A bridge to independence
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
P. Hunter Peckham, voted the 13th Design News Engineer of Year, has devoted his career to restoring motor function by spinal cord injury
Variable blade-incidence rotorlifts commercial gyroplane
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Patented design and computer tools key this whirligig
Shift and replenish
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
This simple strategy has lowered the cost, yet raised the effectiveness of clinical nuclear imaging. Implementation, however, was not so simple, requiring components and cooperation from around the world.
Tiny pneumatic valve produces big flow
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
By using a design that directs air right at the solenoid, engineers created a 50 psig valve that measures just 8 X 9 X 23 mm
A linear motor for the masses 3-6-00
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Low-cost, moving-magnet design functions as a smart cylinder
All aboard for motion control
Features 
3/6/2000  Post a comment
Miniature motion system combines motor, sine-wave-commutated controller feedback, and drive protection




Partner Zone
Latest Analysis
These are the toys that inspired budding engineers to try out sublime designs, create miniature structures, and experiment with bizarre contraptions using sets that could be torn down and reconstructed over and over.
Connected sensor-enabled applications will improve the consumer experience -- and generate new revenue streams.
PowerStream is deploying the microgrid at its headquarters to demonstrate how people can generate and distribute their own energy and make their homes and businesses more sustainable through renewables.
Printrbot unveils its all-metal Printrbot Simple, bringing durability to low-cost 3D printers.
Today's robots should be respected, and humans should be wary of their growing skills and sophistication. Quite simply, robots are better than us in a lot of ways. Here are 10 of them.
More:Blogs|News
Design News Webinar Series
3/27/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York / 7:00 p.m. London
2/27/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York / 7:00 p.m. London
12/18/2013 Available On Demand
11/20/2013 Available On Demand
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Apr 21 - 25, Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Next Class: April 29 - Day 1
Sponsored by maxon precision motors
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Copyright © 2014 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service