Catalog No. 1050 of stock listings includes industrial-duty electric motors from sub-fractional through 1,000 hp. Included in the catalog are three-phase ac motors and a similar range of motors that have higher NEMA Design C torques. The latter are targeted for industrial applications.
LEESON Electric Corp., Box 241, Grafton, WI 53024.
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.