FluxPlus(TM) is a tacky, dispensable paste flux that is for use in component removal and replacement operations. Formulated and packaged for use with either manual or air-powered dispensing equipment, FluxPlus can be applied in neat, controlled beads or accurate, consistent dots. FluxPlus can be applied exactly where it is needed and will stay put without spreading onto nearby joints and components. The paste is available in RMA, no-clean, and water-soluble formulations. Packaging options include 10, 25, and 50 gm syringes.
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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.