Heyco Products Inc.'s new Flexilok Nylon Conduit Fittings are designed for
use with both course and/or fine pitch conduit or tubing. Flexilok's one-piece
fast fit allows for quick installation with no threading of the conduit or
tubing required, and its slim-line design is a space saver. It is halogen,
sulphur and phosphorous free, UV resistant and a low fire hazard. Available in
PG and metric hubs, the fitting's all-nylon construction resists salt water,
weak acids, gasoline, alcohol, oil, grease and common solvents, is IP66 rated
for protection against dust and water, and has a temperature range of -58F
(-50C) to 275F (135C). Typical applications include but are not limited to
pumps, motors, HVAC systems, machine tools, electrical housings, robotics and
Conventional wisdom holds that MIT, Cal Tech, and Stanford are three of the country’s best undergraduate engineering schools. Unfortunately, when conventional wisdom visits the topic of best engineering schools, it too often leaves out some of the most distinguished programs that don’t happen to offer PhD-level degrees.
Airbus Defence and Space has 3D printed titanium brackets for communications satellites. The redesigned, one-piece 3D-printed brackets have better thermal resistance than conventionally manufactured parts, can be produced faster, cost 20% less, and save about 1 kg of weight per satellite.
A group of researchers at the Seoul National University have discovered a way to take material from cigarette butts and turn it into a carbon-based material that’s ideal for storing energy and creating a powerful supercapacitor.
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