ULTRA-COMM+2.PCI two-channel PCI bus serial I/O adapter for the PC and compatibles provides two field-selectable RS-232/422/485 serial ports supporting data rates up to 460.8 Kbytes/sec. The RS-232 mode is for standards serial COM: port requirements; while the RS-422 mode is for long-distance device connections up to 4,000 ft where noise immunity and high data integrity are essential. Up to 31 RS-485 devices can be connected to each port to automate the data collection.
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.