Bulletin #300 highlights type HFS flush nuts for applications using thin sheet metal that require strong, load-bearing threads but need the fastener to be installed flush with the material. The nuts can be installed completely flush with both surfaces of a material as thin as 0.060 inch. And, the flush nuts can be installed before the material is shaped which allows load-bearing threads in places which would not normally permit installation after chassis are formed.
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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.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.