Power-Packer's new dc electric-powered hydraulic pump is equipped with manual override capabilities for situations where the electric supply is not operational. The new pump features 12V dc input, a built-in pressure relief valve, and an integrated design with motor, controls, and manual override, all in one package. It is designed to be used on trucks, trailers, off-road equipment, or any variety of applications where dc electric power is available. Power-Packer, N22 W223685 Ridge-view Pkwy. West, Waukesha, WI 53188-1013.
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.