Geo Brick, the newest addition to the Geo Drive family of programmable servo amplifiers, continues to expand Delta Tau's strategy for combining the power of Turbo PMAC2 motion controllers with its Geo servo drives in one compact, easy-to-use package. These servo drives deliver a highly integrated motion/drive solution to fit a wide range of machine automation applications. With the inclusion of PLC programming features for logic control, CNC, gantries and even robotics and kinematics, the embedded Turbo PMAC2 motion controller within the Geo Brick can be programmed for virtually any type of motion control application. The Geo Brick is available in 4-, 6- and 8-axis packages, simplifying installation and wiring and reducing panel space requirements.
Wal-Mart will hold its second Made in the USA Open Call July 7-8, at its headquarters in Bentonville, Ark. The event will be a repeat effort by the world’s biggest seller of consumer goods to increase the amount of US-made products it sells in Wal-Mart stores, in Sam’s Club members-only wholesale outlets, and on walmart.com.
From design feasibility, to development, to production, having the right information to make good decisions can ultimately keep a product from failing validation. The key is highly focused information that doesn’t come from conventional, statistics-based tests but from accelerated stress testing.
There’s a good chance that a few of the things mentioned here won't fully come to fruition in 2015 but rather much later down the line. However, as Malcolm X once said, "The future belongs to those who prepare for it today."
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