Harmonic Drive's CSF-XHF Size 11 gearhead gives 1.5 arc-min positional accuracy in a 43 (square) x 38-mm long package. With a rated torque of 44 inches-lb and a maximum torque of 221 inches-lb, it has a flange output to allow for a compact axial length, and comes in gear ratios of 30, 50 and 100:1. The input of the gearhead provides a direct connection to any motor.
At this year's MD&M West show, lots of material suppliers are talking about new formulations for wearables and things that stick to the skin, whether it's adhesives, wound dressings, skin patches and other drug delivery devices, or medical electronics.
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