Minimatic(reg) slip-on fittings are an alternative to ferrule and push-to-connect design fittings and feature a single barb design, which provides a slip-on/locked-on connection. These low-profile fittings are used with flexible urethane hose, without the need for additional clamps. Electroless nickel plating offers corrosion resistance. The fittings are available in multiple configurations.
The new composites manufacturing innovation center is intended to be a source of grand challenges for industry, like the kind that got us to the moon under JFK. These aren't the words its new CEO Craig Blue used, but that's the idea and the vision behind the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).
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.