Heavy-duty concealed hinges are available in stainless steel, steel, and aluminum, and are stocked in two different lengths and thicknesses: 0.81 inch and 1.26 inches long and 0.075 and 0.090 inch thick. The larger size features reinforcing ribs to secure heavier doors. The design and tight tolerances of the concealed hinges permit assemblers to achieve smooth, unbroken surfaces on metal cabinets. The door swings out and clear of the cabinet frame along the radius of the movable leaf.
Because of the increasing ubiquity of wearable technology, it would be easy to think that design of wearable devices is routine and involves common design and engineering knowledge. Missed efforts in development will be remembered once the devices are used in the field
This grab-bag of new fasteners and adhesives work with a range of materials they can attach to, as well as a wide variety of applications. Several are for use in consumer applications, such as wearables or other compact electronic assemblies, and some of the adhesives have extended service temperature ranges and cure at room temperature.
As governments, associations, and NGOs around the world seek to protect consumers, national and regional standards are becoming mandatory, challenging manufacturers and making testing and certification necessary for any product developed and brought to market.
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