The MICRO-SCREEN(TM) compact point-of-operation guarding system is for smaller production machines. Using an optoelectronic emitter, receiver, and controller, the system generates an infrared light screen between personnel and hazardous machine components. When any beams are broken, the system takes less than 38 millisecs to send a "stop" signal to the guarded machine. MICRO-SCREEN miniature emitters and receivers measure 1.25 X 1 inches, and are available in lengths from 4 to 48 inches in 4-inch increments.
BMW has already incorporated more than 10,000 3D-printed parts in the Rolls-Royce Phantom and intends to expand the use of 3D printing in its cars even more in the future. Meanwhile, Daimler has started using additive manufacturing for producing spare parts in Mercedes-Benz Trucks.
Researchers have been developing a number of nano- and micro-scale technologies that can be used for implantable medical technology for the treatment of disease, diagnostics, prevention, and other health-related applications.
SABIC's lightweighting polycarbonate glazing materials have appeared for the first time in a production car: the rear quarter window of Toyota's special edition 86 GRMN sports car, where they're saving 50% of its weight compared to conventional glass.
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