SYNAX digital drive system is for controlling shaftless printing presses in which the mechanical lineshaft, gearboxes, and cams are replaced with electronic servo drives on each axis or print station. This system electronically synchronizes all machine operations. Brochure explains product features and includes detailed drawings to demonstrate benefits and advantages.
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Artificially created metamaterials are already appearing in niche applications like electronics, communications, and defense, says a new report from Lux Research. How quickly they become mainstream depends on cost-effective manufacturing methods, which will include additive manufacturing.
Sharon Glotzer and David Pine are hoping to create the first liquid hard drive with liquid nanoparticles that can store 1TB per teaspoon. They aren't the first to find potential data stores, as Harvard researchers have stored 700 TB inside a gram of DNA.
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