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.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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.