Automotive Body Int'l magazine for automotive body engineers and managers worldwide explores the latest methods for faster and more-efficient product development with the goal of reducing development time and costs. Upcoming issues will cover advanced body design and engineering, automotive body materials, body manufacturing and assembly, safety and environmental systems, and advanced manufacturing process technologies.
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Most machine design engineers will survey existing component manufacturers for standard linear guide products, limiting what they can do with their designs. Using extruded aluminum profile guides can customize machine designs while shrinking the bill of materials.
Practically all electronic devices today contain metals that may
be coming from conflict-ravaged African countries. And political pressures will increasingly influence how these minerals are sourced and used in products.
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