Geared toward making ethanol tanks and vessels, Olympic's Oly-Flatbrite is flatter, smoother, and easier to make than ordinary stainless steel. Olympic uses its own cold-rolled, roll-grinding technology. It is cold-reduced and temper-passed to be flatter, and it has a roughness average of 125. It comes in sizes from 3/16-inch to ½ - inch thick, and up to 72 inches wide by 600 inches long.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.