DIH40 Series brushless dc motors measure 4 inches in diameter and feature neo magnets, integral Hall-effect sensors, and a magnetics configuration that lends itself to variable speed operation. The units are available in three standard frame lengths of 2.2, 2.8, and 3.3 inches, providing continuous stall and peak torque ratings of 55, 110, and 175 oz-inches, respectively.
BEI Sensors & Systems Co., Kimco Magnetics Div., 804-A Rancheros Dr., San Marcos, CA 92069, FAX (760) 744-8815.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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