LC Series Single-rod escapements from PHD Inc., can be used for traditional applications of part isolation and release, and as short stroke slides, conveyor stops, and shot pinning devices. Series LC escapements are pneumatically powered and offered in four bore and stroke sizes ranging from 10 mm to 32 mm. Large rod bearing surfaces provide high side load capacity for extended life and application versatility. Threaded mounting holes with shoulders on the rod allow easy and secure tooling attachment.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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