Series' factory settings give OEM's eight mouse speed curves with backlighting as an
option. The low profile button style pointer, 0.2 inch above and 0.3 inch below
panel, a size of 1.93 by 1.83 inches makes it useful for limited space
situations such as instrumentation equipment, outdoor monitoring or surveillance
equipment and handheld mobile devices. Left and right mouse buttons are easily
operated with the same one finger operation.
4 (IP 66) Orbital Mouse's environmental sealing eliminates moisture and dirt
contaminants, protects against harsh chemicals, oils, solvents and requires no
maintenance. It can be exposed to extreme temperature ranges, high humidity,
precipitation and debris. Available with a standard USB interface, no special
drivers or calibration is required.
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.
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.