A 20-page color catalog from Waldmann Lighting Co. (www.waldmannlighting.com) featuring machine tool and magnification lighting for industrial and electronic workplaces is now available. Highlights include Waldmann's newest HSW-75 halogen series, which utilize a 75W halogen lamp with special reflector design. Also shown is a complete line of magnification lighting featuring the new Opticlux magnifier that comes with a standard 3.5d acrylic magnifier lens and extra bright 22W T5 H0 lamp. Plus, the Omnivue series includes a fully rotational lens, extended "max" arm versions and dual light levels.
Last year at Hannover Fair, lots of people were talking about Industry 4.0. This is a concept that seems to have a different name in every region. I’ve been referring to it as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), not to be confused with the plain old Internet of Things (IoT). Others refer to it as the Connected Industry, the smart factory concept, M2M, data extraction, and so on.
Some of the biggest self-assembled building blocks and structures made from engineered DNA have been developed by researchers at Harvard's Wyss Institute. The largest, a hexagonal prism, is one-tenth the size of an average bacterium.
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.