CONCURVE(reg) planetary gearboxes are for servo and stepper applications, such as medical devices, labeling and packaging equipment, and conveyors. Brochure provides a complete listing of available models, continuous and peak torque ratings, inertia, overhung load capacities, efficiency ratings, and sound levels of the gearboxes. Technical diagrams illustrate size and proportions, detail information on how backlash is measured, and provide other technical information is also included.
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Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
The fun factor continues to draw developers to Linux. This open-source system continues to succeed in the market and in the hearts and minds of developers. Design News will delve into this territory with next week's Continuing Education Class titled, “Introduction to Linux Device Drivers.”
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.