Workholding systems for CNC machining centers include Qwik-Lok which can fixture two parts for vertical machining centers, allowing many units to be grouped into a limited machining envelope. Other systems include the Multi-Lok for horizontal machining centers and the Chick Indexable workholding system. Catalog includes the entire product and accessory line for horizontal and vertical machining centers. A photograph, dimensional drawings, and specifications are provided for each product.
What should be the perception of a product’s real-world performance with regard to the published spec sheet? While it is easy to assume that the product will operate according to spec, what variables should be considered, and is that a designer obligation or a customer responsibility? Or both?
Biomimicry has already found its way into the development of robots and new materials, with researchers studying animals and nature to come up with new innovations. Now thanks to researchers in Boston, biomimicry could even inform the future of electrical networks for next-generation displays.
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