The vibration institute is offering three upcoming courses. Basic machine vibrations (Feb. 22-25, Tempe, AZ) is intended to familiarize participants with predictive maintenance techniques. Machinery vibration analysis (Feb. 22-25, Tempe, AZ) focuses on the effects of vibration, instrumentation used to measure vibration, and techniques used for analysis and control. And advanced machinery vibration analysis (April 26-29, Syria, VA) focuses on additional analytical techniques possible with dual-channel FFT analysis. For more information on the vibration institute and its courses, visit www.vibinst.org.
An in-depth survey of 700 current and future users of 3D printing holds few surprises, but results emphasize some major trends already in progress. Two standouts are the big growth in end-use parts and metal additive manufacturing (AM) most respondents expect.
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.