Learning Resources http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8198/more en How 3D Printing Technology Benefits Low-Volume Manufacturing http://machinedesign.com/webinar/how-3d-printing-technology-benefits-low-volume-manufacturing <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Stratasys </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Manufacturers know that saving time and increasing production efficiencies have a direct effect on their company’s bottom line. Using 3D printing to produce end-use parts can provide unprecedented benefits for</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/webinar/how-3d-printing-technology-benefits-low-volume-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Thu, 18 Dec 2014 20:14:00 +0000 45271 at http://machinedesign.com What’s the Difference Between Gauge, Absolute, Differential, and Sealed Pressure? http://machinedesign.com/pneumatics/what-s-difference-between-gauge-absolute-differential-and-sealed-pressure <div class="field-byline"> Kyle Horsman, Product Specialist, Turck Inc. </div> <div class="field-deck"> A concise primer on pressure and units used to measure it. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A concise primer on pressure and units used to measure it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/pneumatics/what-s-difference-between-gauge-absolute-differential-and-sealed-pressure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/pneumatics/what-s-difference-between-gauge-absolute-differential-and-sealed-pressure#comments Engineering Essentials Hydraulics Pneumatics Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:25:00 +0000 45171 at http://machinedesign.com Taking Advantage of the Benefits of Liquid Silicone Rubber http://machinedesign.com/materials/taking-advantage-benefits-liquid-silicone-rubber <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Proto Labs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is Liquid Silicone Rubber? Why use this material in your application? What are some application examples? Are there any drawbacks to LSR?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/materials/taking-advantage-benefits-liquid-silicone-rubber" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/materials/taking-advantage-benefits-liquid-silicone-rubber#comments Design FAQs Materials Tue, 09 Dec 2014 22:18:00 +0000 45121 at http://machinedesign.com Direct Tension HuckBolts vs. Vibration http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/direct-tension-huckbolts-vs-vibration <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Alcoa </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How are HuckBolts different from other bolts and nuts? What gives a HuckBolt the highest degree of vibration resistance? How are HuckBolt</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/direct-tension-huckbolts-vs-vibration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/direct-tension-huckbolts-vs-vibration#comments Design FAQs Fasteners Tue, 09 Dec 2014 21:46:00 +0000 45111 at http://machinedesign.com Polymers Outperform Metals In Precision Gearing http://machinedesign.com/mechanical-drives/polymers-outperform-metals-precision-gearing <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Intech Corporation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gears, especially in open gearing applications, share a set of well-known performance problems that crop up again and again across many different applications. The most common ones include excessive noise, vibration, heat</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/mechanical-drives/polymers-outperform-metals-precision-gearing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/mechanical-drives/polymers-outperform-metals-precision-gearing#comments White Papers Mechanical Drives Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:23:00 +0000 45051 at http://machinedesign.com Harsh Environments and High Reliability Application Solutions http://machinedesign.com/webinar/harsh-environments-and-high-reliability-application-solutions <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Berquist </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, December 11, 2014 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Harsh environments and the mitigating technologies developed will be presented. The harsh environment technologies discussed include</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/webinar/harsh-environments-and-high-reliability-application-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Mon, 01 Dec 2014 17:54:00 +0000 44971 at http://machinedesign.com Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code http://machinedesign.com/controllers/boiler-and-pressure-vessel-code <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Watlow </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section IV? What kinds of boilers are affected? How do I know if my heater's manufacturer is qualified? What are the new requirements for these heaters?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/controllers/boiler-and-pressure-vessel-code" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/controllers/boiler-and-pressure-vessel-code#comments Design FAQs Controllers Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:36:00 +0000 44791 at http://machinedesign.com PDM Solutions For Small PTC Creo Teams http://machinedesign.com/webinar/pdm-solutions-small-ptc-creo-teams <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by GrabCAD </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, December 4, 2014 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> FREE </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">PDM can be overkill for small teams. But without PDM you face the risks of losing track of your CAD models, over-writing models</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/webinar/pdm-solutions-small-ptc-creo-teams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:09:00 +0000 44781 at http://machinedesign.com Linear Guides For The Next Generation Of Medical Machines http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0 <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by IKO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Not too long ago, the motion systems used in medical and lab automation equipment had technical requirements that were easy to satisfy. These lightly loaded applications generally</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0#comments Medical White Papers Linear Motion Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:52:00 +0000 44711 at http://machinedesign.com Maintenance Free Linear Motion http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/maintenance-free-linear-motion <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by IKO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Various takes on maintenance free linear guides and ways have been around for years now, but not all of them are created equal. Some focus on achieving the longest possible maintenance free intervals. Others focus on adding</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/maintenance-free-linear-motion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/maintenance-free-linear-motion#comments White Papers Linear Motion Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:47:00 +0000 44701 at http://machinedesign.com