The Mark 2002 Series of subminiature, three- and four-way solenoid air pilot-actuated valves is for the small valve-high technology marketplace. This package is for robotic applications that require placement near the end effector to improve system performance. A lapped spool and sleeve are incorporated in this miniature package, as well as a rubber-packed option for bubble-tight or clean-room applications.
Numatics Inc., 1450 N. Milford Rd., Highland, MI 48357, FAX (248) 887-9190.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
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