1998 Data Acquisition, Control, and Test I/O Cards catalog features IBM PC/XT/AT-compatible analog I/O cards, digital I/O cards, communications interface cards, AT bus expansion products, remote ACCESS pods, software, and accessories. Catalog provides key specifications, functional block diagrams, and cross-reference charts by product category. A tutorial titled Data Acquisition Concepts, Considerations, and Key Specifications is also included.
ACCESS I/O Products, 10623 Roselle St., San Diego, CA 92121, FAX (619) 578-9711.
Altair has released an update of its HyperWorks computer-aided engineering simulation suite that includes new features focusing on four key areas of product design: performance optimization, lightweight design, lead-time reduction, and new technologies.
At IMTS last week, Stratasys introduced two new multi-materials PolyJet 3D printers, plus a new UV-resistant material for its FDM production 3D printers. They can be used in making jigs and fixtures, as well as prototypes and small runs of production parts.
In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested.
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