The IMPACT 2000 (International Modular Pneumatic Actuator Control Technology) is designed to allow all of the elements of a pneumatic control circuit to be connected into one manifold unit. It features improved sealing integrity, a 30 percent saving in cost and a 25 percent reduction in weight. The use of stainless steel and a list of type approvals makes the product ideal for use in gas, oil, petrochemical and food processing industries.
Some of our culture's most enduring robots appeared in the 80s. The Aliens series produced another evil android, and we saw light robot fare in the form of Short Circuit. Two of the great robots of all time also showed up: The Terminator and RoboCop.
Optomec's third America Makes project for metal 3D printing teams the LENS process company with GE Aviation, Lockheed, and other big aerospace names to develop guidelines for repairing high-value flight-critical Air Force components.
This Gadget Freak review looks at a cooler that is essentially a party on wheels with a built-in blender, Bluetooth speaker, and USB charger. We also look at a sustainable, rotating wireless smartphone charger.
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