Testing and compliance engineering company, TUV Rheinland of North America, based in Newton, CT, has released a compliance label for companies that want to attach a visual Good-Housekeeping-like endorsement of their RoHS compliance. TUV intends to provide a label compliance officials will recognize as coming from a trusted and respected certifying company. The RoHS labels are part of TUV's complete compliance program that includes component testing, management of the certification data and oversight of the entire compliance process.
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.
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