Beswick Engineering has expanded its range of miniature sintered metal and wire screen filters, breathers and mufflers. They are designed for limited space applications, along with applications where corrosion resistance and leak-tight connections are necessary. The M3 and 10-32 fittings include the company's captured O-ring face seal. A 43-micron 316 stainless-steel wire screen filter element is also available.
More and more robots are becoming more autonomous all the time. Now Lockheed Martin has completed a demo mission with two completely autonomous robotic vehicles performing resupply, reconnaissance, surveillance, and target acquisition.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
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