EO-2 soft-seal bite-type fittings for metric tubing feature an EO-2 functional nut, which consists of the retaining ring and sealing ring pre-assembled in the nut. The sealing ring features a soft elastomeric seal which seals on the outside diameter of the tube and the 24-degree cone of the fitting body. The retaining ring bites into the O.D. of the tube to provide the holding power.
In his keynote address at the RAPID 2015 conference last week, Made In Space CTO Jason Dunn gave an update on how far his company and co-development partner NASA have come in their quest to bring 3D printing to the space station -- and beyond.
On Memorial Day, Americans remember the sacrifices the US armed forces have made, and continue to make, in service to the country. All of us should also consider the developments in technological capabilities and equipment over the years that contribute to the success of our military operations.
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