Boston Gear's newest torque-timing clutch is smaller than ordinary units, but has a range of 100 to 1,200 in-pounds of torque range, plus a stainless steel trip plate. It fits into smaller applications with the power of its larger competitors, and would work well in applications such as packaging lines that need torque-limiting rotational timing.
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.