MOTION CONTROL: Connector City added reverse-polarity MMCX connectors to its ever-expanding lineup. MMCX microminiature connectors provide repeatable performance from DC to 6GHz and are designed to meet FCC Part 15 requirements. Providing a 45 percent reduction in space over SMB connectors, MMCX connectors are ideally suited to applications where a small connector is essential. These high-quality connectors are available for standard flexible and semi-rigid cables as well as PCB mounting. Connector City specializes in high-quality, low-cost standard and custom RF connectors and is also a great source for volume custom cable assemblies.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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.
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.
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.