Radio frequency (RF) remote level controls are for sensing and control of bulk solids, liquids, or slurries and are for applications where high temperatures or excessive vibration can affect control accuracy. The units feature manual, two-step calibration, and both models, RF-17000 and RF-18000, offer 11 sensing probes to handle material or vessel configurations.
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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.