The Q-VDF series adjustable flow tubes are air-powered vacuum pumps featuring a straight-through design that allows debris to pass directly through without clogging. It was engineered for dusty applications, providing a combination of high flow rates up to 120 scfm and vacuum levels of up to 25 inches Hg. They come in barrel I.D. sizes from 0.1 to 0.75 inch. They are ideal for handling a variety of products, such as wood, corrugated, concrete block, as well as powder-coated packaging materials, according to the company.
A simple new chemical method for repairing and recycling notoriously difficult carbon fiber composites has been developed by the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research. An entire component can be completely recycled, including reclaiming its expensive carbon fibers for reuse.
In today’s connected world we are seeing the beginning of connected homes, smart grids, self-driving automobiles, drones, and many other amazing devices. Out of all the soon-to-be connected devices, which device poses the greatest dangerous to its users and society?
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