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.
A group of researchers at the Seoul National University have discovered a way to take material from cigarette butts and turn it into a carbon-based material thats ideal for storing energy and creating a powerful supercapacitor.
In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested.
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