Adjustable drive fans are for exhausting corrosive fumes from institutional and industrial laboratory hoods. Four basic sizes with forward-curved wheels and two sizes with backward-inclined fan wheels are available. Capacities range from 250 to 4,000 CFM at static pressure to 2 1/2-inches WG. Fume hood fan catalog No. 26001 lists electrical and mechanical specifications; and provides performance charts, dimensions, and photographs.
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Some humanoid walking robots are also good at running, balancing, and coordinated movements in group settings. Several of our sports robots have won regional or worldwide acclaim in the RoboCup soccer World Cup, or FIRST Robotics competitions. Others include the world's first hockey-playing robot and a trash-talking Scrabble player.
The DDV-IP is a two-wheeled self-balancing robot that can deliver cold beverages to thirsty folks on hot summer days. A wireless RF remote enables manual control of the device beyond the act of self-balancing. All of the features of the DDV-IP result in an effective delivery vehicle while providing entertainment to the user.
Eric Doster of iFixit talks about the most surprising aspect of the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 teardown. In a presentation at Medical Design & Manufacturing Midwest, iFixit gave the Surface Pro 3 a score of one (out of a possible 10) for repairability.
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