Tanker(reg) XP Series nitrogen gas springs are direct dimensional replacements for the Tanker Series and are for metalforming operations. Brochure discusses the features and benefits of the springs. Each of the five models are pictured and described, and specifications, mounting options, dimensional information, and force charts are included. Other products including hosed systems, mounting gas springs, and control panels are covered.
In honor of Earth Day, the National Security Agency has launched the STEM Recycling Challenge in Maryland schools to encourage kids to think about where the garbage they throw out every day actually goes. The agency has also introduced “Dunk,” a muscular blue cartoon recycling bin wearing shorts and sneakers.
A slew of announcements about new materials and design concepts for transportation have come out of several trade shows focusing on plastics, aircraft interiors, heavy trucks, and automotive engineering. A few more announcements have come independent of any trade shows, maybe just because it's spring.
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