MATERIALS: NewAge® Industries’ line of nylon hose clamps, called Kwik ClampTM, now withstands temperatures ranging from -40 to 302F (-40 to 150C) and handle moderate non-hydraulic pressure applications in a wide variety of industries. Kwik ClampsTM offer a patented double row of durable teeth to ensure a strong bond that will not vibrate loose. They are made from U.L.-listed, black, nylon 6-6 and cannot corrode or rust like some of their metal counterparts. As their name implies, installation and removal is quick; no tools are needed. Kwik ClampsTM are lightweight, non-conductive and may be reused. They are well stocked and available for same-day or JIT (Just In Time) shipment. More than 30 sizes are offered and range from ¼ through 4-1/4 inch nominal O.D. An assortment of fittings, tubing and reinforced hose is also stocked for complete fluid or air transfer systems.
Engineers at Fuel Cell Energy have found a way to take advantage of a side reaction, unique to their carbonate fuel cell that has nothing to do with energy production, as a potential, cost-effective solution to capturing carbon from fossil fuel power plants.
This is part one of an article discussing the University of Washington’s nationally ranked FSAE electric car (eCar) and combustible car (cCar). Stay tuned for part two, tomorrow, which will discuss the four unique PCBs used in both the eCar and cCars.
Researchers working with additive manufacturing have said multimaterial techniques will allow industry “to fabricate materials with combinations of density, strength, and thermal expansion that do not exist [yet].”
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