Inc. announces that the company's extensive washer selection includes fender
washers, available in a wide variety of sizes and materials. Fender washers
are offered with outside diameters ranging from 0.081 to 5.000 inch, plus
numerous inside diameter and thickness options. With ready access to more than
2,000 commonly specified and difficult-to-find materials, Boker's delivers
fender washers in materials including low-carbon sheet steel, various spring
steels, stainless steel, aluminum, brass, copper and nickel silver.
Non-metallic material options include ABS, acetal, polyester, nylon, nylon MD,
polycarbonate, fiber, polyethylene and various NEMA grade laminates.
Altair has released an update of its HyperWorks computer-aided engineering simulation suite that includes new features focusing on four key areas of product design: performance optimization, lightweight design, lead-time reduction, and new technologies.
At IMTS last week, Stratasys introduced two new multi-materials PolyJet 3D printers, plus a new UV-resistant material for its FDM production 3D printers. They can be used in making jigs and fixtures, as well as prototypes and small runs of production parts.
In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested.
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