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New quarter-turn actuator launched

New quarter-turn actuator launched

Actuated Solutions launches next-gen electric quarter-turn actuator

Overmoulding and insert moulding—additional injection moulding functionality

Overmoulding and insert moulding—additional injection moulding functionality

Injection moulding is now even more versatile – when combined with overmoulding or insert moulding. Stephen Dyson explains how these services can improve part design, strength, functionality—in addition to reducing assembly time and costs

Outsourcing partnerships that prosper

Outsourcing partnerships that prosper

Manufacturers now consider ‘outsourcing’ as a partnership, rather than a supplier relationship. Stephen Dyson explains why outsourcing projects with trusted partners makes sense

The robots are coming — but they’re here to help

The robots are coming — but they’re here to help

Recently, PricewaterhouseCoopers predicted that by 2030 up to a third of UK jobs could be affected by automation and robotics. But are robots really taking our jobs? Jonathan Wilkins predicts the impact of robotics on the job market

Smart factory software

Smart factory software

Suitable for manufacturing companies such as food and beverages manufacturers or pharmaceutical companies but it is also suited to power supply companies

Bearing rotates quickly, wears slowly

Bearing rotates quickly, wears slowly

Tested against sintered bearings and found even more cost-effective

Solid-state electrolytes and the quest for a safer battery

Solid-state electrolytes and the quest for a safer battery

2017 might mark a significant switch to new materials in the electrolyte compartment, with companies trying to bring inorganic and polymer electrolytes to commercial fruition. Dr Lorenzo Grande reports

Going soft with robotics

Jonathan Wilkins explains the applications of soft robotics in manufacturing

Flexible mould making silicones

Offer excellent transfer of pattern detail along with long mould life and extremely high temperature resistance

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Instrumentation

Precision thickness measurement

Precision thickness measurement

Provides extremely high precision results combined with ease of use and a compact design

Seeing with sound

Barbara Brauner reveals a new technology set to shake up the application of ultrasound for a variety...

Infrared camera for industrial research

Designed for research applications that require a flexible thermal imaging camera with high...


Automotive Design

New opportunities in hydraulics

New opportunities in hydraulics

Markus Linzmaier describes how RFID technology opens up new options in hydraulics

Already available additive technology

Peter Cookson explains why vacuum brazing is a form of proven, high-performance additive...

Weight-reduced oil hoses for tempering batteries

ContiTech develops new solutions for efficient electromobility

Computer Systems

Why it’s time to focus on metal 3D printing

Why it’s time to focus on metal 3D printing

Metal 3D printing is set to grow dramatically over the next five years, but it’s not without its...

Future forecast: four 3D printing predictions for the months ahead

2017 is already looking like a busy year for 3D printing. For the industry and end users alike, the...

CAD conversion for PDM integration

CoreTechnologie introduces the new conversion software tool Enterprise Data Manager for CAD...


Power Transmission

Pushing the boundaries of bearing performance

Pushing the boundaries of bearing performance

By monitoring super precision bearings with smart sensor technologies, aircraft operators can...

Better bearings brought to market

High-performance steel doubles life of axlebox bearings for high load applications

Creative cage design

Craig Clydesdale reports on an innovative new advance in bearing cages

Motors & Drives

Compact precision ring drive system

Compact precision ring drive system

Can be optimised for high speed, high torque or both, depending on the application

Air motors for hazardous application areas

The Dynatork 3 air motor offers simplicity and high performance even under harsh duty cycles

Waterproof motor and drive solutions

Failure to maintain cleanliness standards of electric motors and other equipment can result in...


Materials/Processes

Camera-equipped smart lock

Camera-equipped smart lock

Home access solution provides door entry with or without a key

Safer, harder coatings

Harder film with heat and chemical resistance offers an attractive bright silver finish

An illuminating concept

Julia Vorley details how an LED potting problem in India was resolved in less than 24 hours via the...

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