The Linearserv direct-drive linear brushless servo does not feature rotary-to-linear conversion devices or any other components that can introduce inaccuracies and system complexities. The Dynaserv direct-drive brushless servo provides high accuracy and torque without speed reducers, offering fast setting times and smooth rotation at slow speeds. Brochure includes information on these two models as well as the DM 1004 Series Dynaserv motor/drive system. Also included are dimensional drawings, product photography, performance curves, and ordering information.
Parker Hannifin Corp., Compumotor Div., 5500 Business Park Dr., Rohnert Park, CA 94928, FAX (800) 328-8087.
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.