The company's miniature vacuum gauge is provided with a dual scale for accurate indication of vacuum ranging from 0 to -30 in HG. The dial diameter is 7/8 inch with an overall depth, front to back, of 1 7/64 inch. It employs a brass-geared movement that is designed to contribute to an accuracy specification of 3-2-3 percent. Two threads are provided, enabling the user a choice for fitting connections. Beswick Engineeringhttp://rbi.ims.ca/4911-592
Altair has released an update of its HyperWorks computer-aided engineering simulation suite that includes new features focusing on four key areas of product design: performance optimization, lightweight design, lead-time reduction, and new technologies.
At IMTS last week, Stratasys introduced two new multi-materials PolyJet 3D printers, plus a new UV-resistant material for its FDM production 3D printers. They can be used in making jigs and fixtures, as well as prototypes and small runs of production parts.
In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested.
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