TorqMaster International is designer of a broad range of standard and custom friction, torsion, damping and marine hinges. Applications range from ruggedized laptops for harsh environments to low-cycle hinges for desktop drive cages. In rugged, long-life products, hinges can employ high-cycle, designs to survive more than one million cycles. All designs are life-tested. For more information, go to http://rbi.ims.ca/4933-511.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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.