igus Energy Chain® cable carrier range
DNTV 6/15/2011 Post a comment igus Products featured in the video and immediately available from stock include the fully enclosed and chip-proof RX Tube, as well as a new improved version of its multi-axis Triflex® R cable carriers for robotic applications.
Smarter Baggage Handling
DNTV 3/29/2011 1 comment Vanderlande Industries and IBM has helped Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport create a new baggage handling system to increase capacity by 40 percent to 70 million bags in the future.
Instrumentation Operates at 210 C
DNTV 3/29/2011 Post a comment Analog Devices’ Fellow Moshe Gerstenhaber explains how the new AD8229 meets the design challenges of high-temperature environments such as oil drilling, jet engines and space exploration.
Active Robotic Contact Flange
DNTV 3/29/2011 Post a comment Touch-sensitive automation solution revolutionizes precise buffing, polishing and surface processing using PC-based co-processor and advanced sensing techniques.
Automation and Control Video Blog - #2
DNTV 2/25/2011 Post a comment Design News' editorial director David Greenfield discusses the extreme environment found within energy efficient engines and how critical engine components are being tested to withstand such operating environments.
UtiliTrak Gantry Design
DNTV 1/19/2011 Post a comment In this video, a size one UtiliTrak linear guide gantry design is being used to reduce operator efforts by providing ergonomic movement of a tapping tool.
The Strati EV car printed at the IMTS show is made of SABIC's LNP STAT KON AE003. SABIC tells Design News why this carbon fiber-reinforced compound was chosen by Local Motors and Oak Ridge National Laboratories.
The 2014 Ig Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to Dr. Kiyoshi Mabuchi and his team members for their work measuring the slipperiness of banana peels. Turns out they're slipperier with the yellow side up.
Many scientists have been working battery-free ways to power wearable electronics that can replace bulky battery packs, particularly through the use of energy-harvesting materials. Now a team of researchers in China have upped the game by developing a lightweight and flexible solar cell that can be woven into two-way energy-harvesting fabric.
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