Bison Gear has released its 2005 product catalog. The 64-page catalog provides technical specs, features for Bison's broad product line of motors, gearmotors, and reducers available as stock items, and highlights of some of Bison's industry-leading custom capabilities. The guide also includes new items such as the Expanded PMDC motor line, hollow shaft right-angle gearmotors, three-phase parallel shaft gearmotors, and more. For more information, visit www.bisongear.com.
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.