MICROKEY Elastomer Series keyboards let users in dimly lit environments see what they're typing on. Users can adjust the backlighting by pressing the FN and F7 keys simultaneously to choose one of several lighting levels. The backlight switch is sealed to resist dust, debris, and water. Three versions are available. The desktop version is a full-featured keyboard with a small footprint enclosure that has flip-up legs. Designers can modify an unenclosed version to meet customers' requirements. And the NEMA 4 version is enclosed in stainless steel and rated for harsh environments. Applications include: process-control equipment, medical equipment, and test and measurement instruments. Advanced Input Devices: Product Code 4207
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Optomec's third America Makes project for metal 3D printing teams the LENS process company with GE Aviation, Lockheed, and other big aerospace names to develop guidelines for repairing high-value flight-critical Air Force components.
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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.