The Vario hanging system supports computers, monitors, and keyboards. Features include rugged extruded aluminum profiles and cast corner supports. Cables are routed through the internal channels, and the tray is adjustable. Brochure on operator-interface systems provides photographs and technical information for products in the following categories: control consoles, suspension arm systems, and custom apparatus for automation control.
J.R. Merritt Controls Inc., Merritt Interface Systems Technology Div., 320 Martin Luther King Dr., Norwalk, CT 06854, FAX (203) 855-1038.
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.