These cylinders now have an electronic position-sensing option for almost all models, including bores to 10 inches (25.4 mm), strokes to 15 feet (4.57m), and working pressures to 10,000 psig (690 bar). Depending on cylinder stroke length and other design parameters, positioning accuracy is +/- .005 inches(.13 mm) or better.
George Leopold's talk at last week's Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis helped restore astronaut and engineer Gus Grissom's role in the beginnings of NASA, and outlined how Grissom played a pivotal role in winning the Space Race.
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