The LFP(TM) 2100 Series of laminated, multi-ply 100% PTFE release liners for polymers resists chemical attack and moisture, operates at temperatures up to 500F, and conforms to trays and molds without reinforcement. Featuring better than 300 lbs of tear resistance, a 0.061-inch thick release liner is capable of flexing for more than 4.5 million cycles with a 25 lbs/inch load. Sintered and laminated into a single structural component, the series is offered in colors and sizes from 0.009 to 0.080 inches thick and up to 58 inches wide, depending on thickness.
Unlike industrial robots, which suffered a slight overall slump in 2012, service robots continue to be increasingly in demand. The majority are used for defense, such as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs); and agriculture, such as milking robots.
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.
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.