DARcorporation has released Analysis and Design of Flight Vehicle Structures by E.F. Bruhn. The 1973 edition provides two changes from the 1965 edition: Chapter A23 has been revised and expanded by Dr. Joseph A. Wolf who was helped by Dr. A.F. Schmitt, the original author of the chapter. Also, chapter C13, fatigue, has been replaced with a new chapter written by C.R. Smith, an authority in the field of fatigue of materials and structures. For more info, go to www.darcorp.com.
Most machine design engineers will survey existing component manufacturers for standard linear guide products, limiting what they can do with their designs. Using extruded aluminum profile guides can customize machine designs while shrinking the bill of materials.
Practically all electronic devices today contain metals that may
be coming from conflict-ravaged African countries. And political pressures will increasingly influence how these minerals are sourced and used in products.
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