Baldor Electric's Version 4.0 of its electronic CD-ROM catalog enables users to instantly access a wide variety of technical information on more than 4,000 different motors and drives. Product information includes nameplate data, dimension drawings, performance and test data, and replacement parts. A unique interactive search function allows users to easily find Baldor motors and drives with only limited information.
Baldor Electric, 5711 R.S. Boreham Jr. St., Fort Smith, AR 72902 FAX: (501) 648-5792.
Wal-Mart will hold its second Made in the USA Open Call July 7-8, at its headquarters in Bentonville, Ark. The event will be a repeat effort by the world’s biggest seller of consumer goods to increase the amount of US-made products it sells in Wal-Mart stores, in Sam’s Club members-only wholesale outlets, and on walmart.com.
From design feasibility, to development, to production, having the right information to make good decisions can ultimately keep a product from failing validation. The key is highly focused information that doesn’t come from conventional, statistics-based tests but from accelerated stress testing.
There’s a good chance that a few of the things mentioned here won't fully come to fruition in 2015 but rather much later down the line. However, as Malcolm X once said, "The future belongs to those who prepare for it today."
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.