Gears are available in an anti-backlash pinion range, with the anti-backlash pinions featuring outer diameters as small as 11.6 mm. The range also includes stainless hardened gears, which are for use in higher-torque, longer-life applications, and are targeted for use in the medical and aerospace industries.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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