APEM Components introduces the 13000
switch. The switch requires approximately 5 lb of force to activate in both the
push and pull directions. The 13440 is designed for high-reliability
applications such as radio remote controls and is ideal for both military and
The 13440 pushbutton switch features gold
plated, solid silver contacts, a high strength double shell case and a fully
sealed construction. Sealing features include an o-ring actuator seal, a panel
sealing washer and epoxy sealed terminals. Available with both solder lug and
printed circuit terminals, the 13440 features a 15/32 inch mounting
low profile construction of the 13440 makes it ideal for applications where
behind-the-panel space is limited. Switch contacts are rated for low level
switching and for resistive loads of up to 4 Amps at 24V dc. The total actuator
travel is.078 inches (2mm). The switch bushing and hardware are black chrome
plated and the actuator dome is a red anodized aluminum.
A flyer or flier, also called a circular, handbill or leaflet, is a form of paper advertisement intended for wide distribution and typically posted or distributed in a public place or through the mail.
A middle school team from Rochester, Mich., has again nabbed the grand prize in the annual international Future City Competition, which drew students from 37 regions of the United States, as well as from England and China.
The word “smart” is becoming the dumbest word around. It has been applied to almost every device and system in our homes. In addition to smartphones and smart meters, we now hear about smart clothing and smart shoes, smart lights, smart homes, smart buildings, and every trendy city today has its smart city project. Just because it has a computer inside and is connected to the Web, does not mean it is smart.
Are you being paid enough? Do you want a better job? According to a recent survey Manpower released just before Engineers Week, employers and engineers don't see eye-to-eye about the state of US engineers' skills and experience.
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.