The Intellect fastener-tightening system consolidates into one module all the electronic technologies needed to control, monitor, and report operations of single- and multi-spindle powerhead fastener tightening units. The integrated design eliminates the need for auxiliary control and power components, resulting in a more compact unit. Ingersoll-Rand Fastener Tightening Systems, Automation Div., 23400 Halsed Rd., Farmington Hills, MI 48335; FAX (248) 615-2327.
The fun factor continues to draw developers to Linux. This open-source system continues to succeed in the market and in the hearts and minds of developers. Design News will delve into this territory with next week's Continuing Education Class titled, “Introduction to Linux Device Drivers.”
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