FLUID POWER: Pneumadyne Inc.’s new Static Bulkhead Connectors are a fast, convenient method of connecting multiple tubing lines in a control panel or on a machine. The one-piece design features ¼ and 5/32 push-in connectors or ¼-28 UNF threads and accommodates four to 12 tubing lines. Choose from push-in, push-in to threaded and threaded body styles. To ease line installation and identification, the port numbers are etched into both sides of the Bulkhead Connector. A Buna-N o-ring provides a tight seal when mounted against a control panel or machine. The Static Bulkhead Connectors are black anodized for corrosion and wear resistance.
Audi is testing a new technology that eases many assembly activities at its Neckarsulm plant: the so-called "chairless chair." The device's carbon-fiber construction allows employees to sit without a chair. At the same time, it improves their posture and reduces the strain on their legs.
Just when you thought mobile technology couldn’t get any more personal, Procter & Gamble have come up with a way to put your mobile where your mouth is, in the form of a Bluetooth 4.0 connected toothbrush.
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