Plastic-shell connectors are for use in instrumentation and test and measurement systems applications. The line includes the 405 Series, which offers up to 27 gold-plated contacts in an 18-mm diameter body; and the miniature 4032 Series, with up to 19 gold-plated contacts in a 14-mm body. The inherently insulated construction of these plastic connectors provides a high degree of electrical isolation and shock protection.
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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.
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