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.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
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