ImageGuard(TM) CRT monitor enclosure is a five-sided magnetic shield constructed of CO-NETIC AA alloy. Enclosure prevents screen disturbances such as smeared colors, swimming, distortion, rolling, and jitter. Product selection guide provides information on causes and solutions to magnetic interference, alloys, and standard products. A section on available design guides is also included.
Magnetic Shield Corp., Perfection Mica Co., 740 N. Thomas Dr., Bensenville, IL 60106, FAX (630) 766-2813.
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.
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.