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.
Most cyber attacks could be avoided by adopting a list of Critical Security Controls that were created by the Center for Internet Security. That’s the message from Steve Mustard of the Automation Federation.
How 3D printing fits into the digital thread, and the relationship between its uses for prototyping and for manufacturing, was the subject of a talk by Proto Labs' Rich Baker at last week's Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis.
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