Omega's model HHM590 Series has over 10 full featured models
and all clamp-on meters include free set of safety test leads, 9V alkaline
battery, type K beaded wire thermocouple (temperature models only) and complete
operator's manual. Each unit has a GS-Mark EN61010-1 Approval Voltage
Category III 600V, Pollution Degree II and an ac/dc current clamp. These units
have 1999, 2500, 3999 and 4300 counts resolution. Other features
include MAX, data hold, PEAK, Æ ZERO Functions. Models HHM592,
HHM592D, HHM596, HHM596C and HHM599 come with auto-ranging operation. Battery
life: 200 Hours; dimensions: 250 x 100 x 46 mm (9.9 x 3.9 x 1.8 inch) Weight:
approx. 320 g (10.8 oz).
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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