The PPT pressure transducer couples silicon sensors with microprocessor-based signal conditioning. Standard models cover a range of applications for gas or liquid pressure measurements, and special configurations can be supplied. Bulletin lists application examples and provides features and benefits. A table details specifications for both the PPT and the PPT-R models. Diagrams and dimensions are provided for the case outlines and connectors.
Honeywell, Solid State Electronics Center, 12001 State Hwy. 55, Plymouth, MN 55441.
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.