OMEGA ENGINEERING's RDXL8 will meet the data logging
requirements in most industrial applications. It features a 5.7-inch display
TFT LCD or monochrome 5- inch display, eight configurable isolated inputs for
thermocouples and dc millivolts, graphic display of each input, programmable high
or low alarm for eight inputs, built-in calendar clock, digital and analog
(bargraph) data display USB communication with PC for downloading data, and
software is included. Price starts at $1,900.
During a teardown of the iPad Air and Microsoft Surface Pro 3 at the Medical Design & Manufacturing Show in Schaumburg, Ill., an engineer showed this "inflammatory" video about the dangers of maliciously mishandling lithium-ion batteries.
The Window Watcher stops the burglar before he does damage or enters the house. House alarm service companies set off alarms and call the service only after the burglar has damaged and entered the house.
If you’re designing a handheld device or industrial machine that will employ a user interface, then you’ll want to check out the upcoming Design News Continuing Education Center course, "Engineering Principles Behind Advanced User Interface Technologies.”
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