Magnetic-drive pumps include the 16650 and 18650 Series. The 16650 series has a maximum flow rate of 2.25 gm/min, and the 18650 series has a maximum flow rate of 10.2 gm/min. The maximum discharge head for the pumps is 11 and 20.7 ft, respectively. Catalog includes pump and motor specifications, construction materials, and dimensional drawings for bellows, compact and mini bellows; and centrifugal, magnetic-drive, oscillating, and peristaltic pumps.
In this new Design News feature, "How it Works," we’re starting off by examining the inner workings of the electronic cigarette. While e-cigarettes seemed like a gimmick just two or three years ago, they’re catching fire -- so to speak. Sales topped $1 billion last year and are set to hit $10 billion by 2017. Cigarette companies are fighting back by buying up e-cigarette manufacturers.
Microchip recently released the 3D TouchPad, the first USB PC Peripheral device that couples 2D multi-touch input with 3D air gesture technology. The company seeks the help of developers to further enhance the capabilities of the technology.
To give engineers a better idea of the range of resins and polymers available as alternatives to other materials, this Technology Roundup presents several articles on engineering plastics that can do the job.
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