This is such an amazing idae. I think that every customer would be happy about the noise level in their health care products going down. I agree that cpap machines are WAY to noise. They are inteded to help you sleep better. How the heck are you going to sleep better if you are constantly woken by a huge machine noise. My wife could never use one of these items because she has to have the house completly noiseless in order to go to sleep. Again this is such a good idea.
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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