The 1-mm miniature air motor develops up to 0.22 hp, 10,000 rpm, and maximum torque to 32 oz-inches with minimal air consumption. Features include externally anodized parts for corrosion resistance, hub mounting, any plane operation, and instant reversing capabilities. Applications include mixing equipment, conveyor and pump drives, and pharmaceutical packaging.
The new composites manufacturing innovation center is intended to be a source of grand challenges for industry, like the kind that got us to the moon under JFK. These aren't the words its new CEO Craig Blue used, but that's the idea and the vision behind the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).
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.