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.
Artificially created metamaterials are already appearing in niche applications like electronics, communications, and defense, says a new report from Lux Research. How quickly they become mainstream depends on cost-effective manufacturing methods, which will include additive manufacturing.
Sharon Glotzer and David Pine are hoping to create the first liquid hard drive with liquid nanoparticles that can store 1TB per teaspoon. They aren't the first to find potential data stores, as Harvard researchers have stored 700 TB inside a gram of DNA.
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