As an FEA software user, you may need material properties not found in your software's default material library. You can now effortlessly import material properties from a growing collection of more than 55,000 material data sheets by accessing MatWeb's Premium Services library. With just a few clicks, the data can be transferred — fast and accurately. For example, if you need properties for a certain type of rubber and can't find them, you can import the data from MatWeb. The appropriate property values, as well as units, are automatically exported into an XML file, which can then be opened in the ALGOR FEA program.
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Some of our culture's most enduring robots appeared in the 80s. The Aliens series produced another evil android, and we saw light robot fare in the form of Short Circuit. Two of the great robots of all time also showed up: The Terminator and RoboCop.
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Here’s a look at robots depicted in movies and on TV during the 1950s and 1960s. We tried to collect the classics here, omitting the scores of forgettable B movies such as Santa Claus Conquers the Martians and Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine. Stay tuned for slideshows of robot stars from later decades.
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