It's no surprise that Star Trek is an inspiration for generations of engineers. These are quite insightful bits of wisdom to glean from that classic show, and make a lot of sense for the state of engineering even today.
Linear guides are one of the most important components required for the design of automated or computer-controlled equipment. Aluminum profile extrusions, used for these guides, can enable designed-in functional features.
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