Spring-applied, hydraulically released, floating-caliper disc brakes are available in two sizes. The smaller caliper, Model #14038, has a piston area of 7.4 sq inches and can be used with a 10- to 23.6-inch diameter disc. The model also features a maximum torque rating of 26,600 to 73,000 lb-inch. The larger caliper, Model #14053, has a 10.96 sq inch piston area and can be used with 10- to 23.6-inch diameter discs. The torque rating of the larger caliper ranges from 42,000 to 115,000 lb-inches.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
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