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Bearing Design Considerations in Medical Technology
6/17/2013

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sjdfajs8f923
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brochures printing
sjdfajs8f923   5/31/2014 3:08:52 AM
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A brochure is a flyer, pamphlet or leaflet that is used to pass information about something. Brochures are advertising pieces mainly used to introduce a company or organization and inform about products and/or services to a target audience. Brochures are distributed by radio, handed personally or placed in brochure racks. They may be considered as grey literature. They are usually present also near tourist attractions.

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Re: High Speeds
Ann R. Thryft   8/21/2013 7:58:59 PM
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I'm with Cabe--I'd never have guessed how much bearings figure in medical equipment, or how many there are.

Cabe Atwell
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Cabe Atwell   6/27/2013 11:06:58 PM
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Thoroughly informative article. I had no idea of the magnitude bearings played in the medical field alone.

C

Greg M. Jung
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High Speeds
Greg M. Jung   6/23/2013 9:33:42 PM
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Great technical content in this article. I especially appreciate the discussion on the need for very high speeds for dental drills. The selected bearings not only have to perform at these high RPMs, but also must withstand repetitive exposure to corrosive chemical agents.

Charles Murray
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Re: Motion in Medical Apps
Charles Murray   6/19/2013 9:42:33 PM
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Agreed, Al. Medical device manufacturing is a burgeoning field, and it tends not to be unduly affected by the ups and downs of the economy.

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Motion in Medical Apps
apresher   6/18/2013 4:36:32 PM
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Excellent article.  Half a million medical devices on the market is a huge number, and many use motion components.

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