The 1B9 and 1C9 Series of fine-pitch, extruded-brass, and steel-pinion wire eliminates intricate gear-hobbing or grinding operations to enable production quantities of small gears. The wire is available in 64, 48, 24, and 32 pitch and in both 20- and 14 1/2-degree pressure angles. Applications for small gears include business machines, computer input/output devices, and instrumentation.
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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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