The F-3000 Series pressure switch is factory-preset in the range from 3 to 50 psi and features pipe, panel, or circuit board mounting. The switches also feature SPDT contacts, an operating speed of 25 m/sec, and can optimally function in temperatures ranging from 40 to 185F. The series has a variety of electric terminals to choose from including solder, pc-board, and a gold contacts option.
Airtrol Components, 17400 W. Liberty Lane, New Berlin, WI 53146, FAX (414) 786-0211.
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.